Montalbano Italian Restaurant

Montalbano Italian Restaurant
75 High Street
Tenterden, Kent TN30 6BB
United Kingdom

Mon-Sat: 12 noon-10pm; Sun: 12 noon-9pm


Montalbano Italian Restaurant in Tenterden is a family run restaurant, serving traditional homemade food, regional Italian dishes with touches of Sicily. Our menu is subject to seasonal availability and therefore may change from day to day.

Gift Vouchers. Gift vouchers available to purchase from Montalbano Italian Restaurant
Flambé Nights. Watch and be entertained as Salvatore shares his expertise in cooking speciality Flambé dishes before your eyes in the restaurant.
Sunday Roasts. By popular demand we have introduced delicious locally sourced Sunday roasts with Yorkshire puddings and all the trimmings 
Ice Cream. Montalbano fabulously fresh Italian Gelato. Homemade gelato made right here in the heart of Tenterden!  Our gelato is an artisan product that follows the Italian tradition of ice cream making and it is made daily in our restaurant by our qualified Gelatiere. We source fresh milk and cream from a local farm and only use fresh fruits and natural based ingredients. Ice cream cart hire for parties, weddings & other events, gelato packs to takeaway
Sample Menu A La Carta
Pane & Olive £4.95
A selection of Italian homemade bread & marinated Sicilian olives
Zuppa del Giorno £5.50
Chef’s homemade soup of the day
Minestrone di Verdure £5.95
Traditional Italian homemade vegetable soup
Prosciutto & Melone £7.50
Parma ham, melon & cranberry coulis
Bruschetta al Pomodoro £5.95
Homemade bread with fresh chopped tomatoes, garlic, red onions, basil & olive oil
Burrata £8.50
A pouch of mozzarella engulfing stracciatella creamy cheese, beef tomato & rocket salad
Caponatina Siciliana £8.95
Sicilian dish made from chopped aubergines, onions, olives, pine nuts, mixed peppers & celery seasoned in a sweet & sour sauce
Calamari Fritti £7.95
Deep fried calamari, coated in flour served with tartare sauce & wedge of lemon
Cocktail di Gamberetti £8.95
Baby prawns, avocado & lime mousse, breadsticks
Arancinetti misti Siciliani £8.95
Duo of Sicilian breadcrumbs coated rice balls on a bed of tomato sauce: Bolognese sauce, mozzarella cheese & peas rice balls Spinach & mozzarella cheese rice balls
Carpaccio di Manzo £12.50
Marinated thinly sliced fillet of beef on a bed of rocket, cherry tomatoes & Parmesan shavings, Sicilian dressing
Fusilli Spada & Menta / £12.95
Homemade fusilli egg pasta with garlic, diced swordfish, aubergines, cherry tomatoes & fresh mint
Spaghetti ai Frutti di Mare / £15.25
Sicilian style spaghetti pasta with mixed seafood, white wine in a light spicy tomato sauce
Saccottini al Pistacchio di Bronte / £11.95
Pear & goat’s cheese ravioli in a brandy pistachio creamy sauce
Risotto La Reine / £12.95
Italian style risotto with chicken, mushrooms & bacon
Ravioli Granchio / £14.95
Ravioli pasta filled with crab meat & ricotta cheese, fresh mussels, baby prawns in a light tomato sauce
Spaghetti Carbonara / £9.95
Spaghetti with bacon, egg, Parmesan cheese & cream
Lasagna Emiliana / £9.50
Traditional lasagna egg pasta with beef Bolognese sauce
Fusilli con Polpette Piccanti / £11.95
Homemade fusilli pasta with meatballs, mirepoix in a light spicy tomato sauce
Risotto Asparagi & Zafferano / £12.50
Italian style risotto with asparagus, saffron & Parmesan cheese
Insalata Vulcano / £11.95
Burrata cheese, cherry tomatoes, rocket, avocado, olives, & Parmesan shavings salad
Insalata Punta Secca / £10.95
Cherry tomatoes, rocket, tuna in oil, champignon mushrooms slices, Parmesan shavings & mixed seeds salad 
Bistecca Modenese / £22.50
8oz dry aged Scottish rib eye steak, rocket, cherry tomatoes, balsamic glaze, Parmesan shavings & sautéed potatoes
Filetto Principessa / £25.95
8oz Scottish fillet steak wrapped in Italian pancetta, asparagus in a creamy brandy sauce sautéed potatoes & vegetables
Anatra al Grand Marnier / £17.50
Pan-seared duck breast, orange & Grand Marnier sauce, mashed potatoes & vegetables
Saltimbocca di Pollo / £14.25
Pan-roasted chicken breast, Parma ham, sage & white wine, sautéed potatoes & vegetables
Pesce spada Vecchia Salina / £16.95
Pan-roasted swordfish steak, garlic, white wine, cherry tomatoes & capers mashed potatoes & vegetables
Fegato Burro & Salvia / £15.95
Pan-fried calf’s liver in a butter sage & white wine, mashed potatoes & vegetables
Scaloppina, uva e Marsala / £16.95
Pan- roasted veal escalope Marsala wine & grapes, sautéed potatoes & vegetables
Spigola Limone & Menta / £17.95
Oven baked fillet of seabass with lemon, garlic, fresh mint & white wine served with mashed potatoes & vegetables
Fritto Misto / £15.95
Deep-fried calamari, whitebait, seabass fillet, king prawns, garlic & herb mayonnaise, wedge of lemon
Tiramisu’ / £5.95
Traditional homemade Italian sponge cake soaked in coffee with powdered chocolate, zabaglione & mascarpone cheese
Torta ricotta & pistacchio / £5.95
Cocoa crumble, white chocolate, ricotta & pistachio cake, vanilla ice-cream on side
Semifreddo alle Mandorle dell’Etna / £6.25
Homemade nougat ice cream & chocolate sauce
Tartufo Limoncello / £5.95
Lemon gelato with a liquid limoncello core sprinkled with crushed lemon meringue
Profiteroles al Cioccolato / £5.95
Choux pastry filled with whipped cream & topped with creamy chocolate sauce
Coppa Montalbano / £8.95
Traditional Italian vanilla ice-cream, Amaretto liqueur, whipped cream & crushed biscuit
Formaggi / £8.95
Trio of Dolcelatte, Caciocavallo, Pecorino cheeses & biscuit Pair with a glass of Passito di Pantelleria dessert wine £6.50 100ml
Gelati & Sorbetti / £5.95
A selection of homemade Italian ice creams & sorbets
Monday-Saturday: 12.00pm - 10.00pm
Sunday: 12.00pm - 9pm (summer extended hours) Sunday roasts & á la carte

£13.95 for 2 courses
£15.95 for 3 courses
The set menu is available from Monday to Saturday 12-4pm only and is changed regularly.
LIVE MUSIC SET MENU, regular live music events
3-Course set menu £25.95 

Photos: Lewis J Brockway
Gluten Free
Open Sundays
Open Sunday Tenterden High Street
Montalbano Italian Restaurant
Ana Sciacca
75 High Street
Tenterden Kent TN30 6BB
United Kingdom
Montalbano Italian Restaurant Ana Sciacca
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