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About us

At IL Preferito, we offer a wide ranging menu, which appeals to all types of taste buds. We offers a good selection of fish and meat dishes plus a variety of vegetarian dishes all cooked fresh to order. Additionally, we offering the finest authentic Italian food at its very best with a variety of homemade Neapolitan pizza and pasta dishes. You can be rest assured that every dish is made meticulously using only the finest fresh Italian ingredients.

Our mission

Is simple, to source the freshest ingredients to create the finest Italian food for our diners. We understand just how superior vegetables, meat and seafood enhances the tastes when they are bought fresh and prepared on the day.

Delicious Foods

Our menu offers simple Italian classics balanced with a touch of contemporary flair; from the diverse regions of Italy

Private Events

An extremely welcoming space, IL Preferito is able to accommodate private event, dinners or a birthday party.

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Our Menu

  • LUNCH Only Menu
  • STARTERS Dinner
  • RISOTTO Dinner
  • PASTA Dinner
  • MAINS Dinner
  • PIZZA Dinner
Starters
HOMEMADE BREAD, FOCACCIA & MIX OLIVES (V/Ve)

Served with extra virgin Olive oil and 6 years aged Balsamic.

£5.95
PIZZA GARLIC BREAD (V)

Choose from Plain, Tomato or Mozzarella.

£5.95
CALAMARI FRITTI

Deep-fried fresh Calamari rings served with Lemon, Capers and Mayo dip.

£7.50
ANTIPASTO

24 months aged Parma ham, Italian salame Milano served with Burrata cheese and very thin Carasau bread.

£12.50
ARANCINI (V)

Deep fried Pea & Mozzarella, Arancini with Wild rocket, Pea puree, aged Balsamic reduction.

£7.95
Main courses
FRITTATA

Egg-based Italian Omelette enriched with Cherry Tomato, Courgette, Pepper, Shallots, Mozzarella, Parmesan cheese (Extra Topping Ham, Smoked Salmon, Pancetta).

£6.50
ZUPPA DEL GIORNO

Chefs Choice of soup freshly made every day. Please ask the staff for availability.

£6.50
PARMIGIANA

Layered backed Aubergine, Tomato sauce, Mozzarella, Parmesan cheese, Basil.

£7.50
COTOLETTA ALLA MILANESE

Battered fried chicken served with salad and chips

£8.75
ORATA ALL’ACQUA PAZZA

Whole Sea Bream, Garlic, Chili, mix Cherry Tomato, Capers, Parsley, White wine

£12.75
Pizza
IL PREFERITO

Fior di latte Mozzarella, mix Cherry tomato, Rocket, Mortadella

£11.50
MARGHERITA (V)

Fior di latte Mozzarella, Basil, Tomato sauce, extra virgin Olive oil

£9.50
CAPRICCIOSA

Tomato sauce, Fior di latte Mozzarella, Ham, Mushrooms, Olives, Artichokes

£10.25
CUORE DI NDUJA

Tomato Sauce, Fior di latte, Italian spicy sausage (nduja Calabria), fresh Chilli

£10.25
MONTAGNA E VALLE

Fior di latte Mozzarella, Ham, Ricotta cheese, Salame milano, Cherry Tomato, wild Rocket, Parmesan shavings

£11.75
SALSICCIA E FRIARIELLI

Italian pork sausage, Fior di latte Mozzarella, Friarielli

£10.50
SALAMINO

Tomato sauce, Pepperoni, Fior di latte Mozzarella, Basil

£10.50
NAPOLETANA

Tomato sauce, Black Olives, Capers, Anchovies, Oregano, Basil

£10.25
VEGETARIANA (V)

Tomato sauce, Fior di latte Mozzarella, grilled mix veg, Onions and Basil

£10.50
CALZONE

Folded Pizza filled with Fior di latte, Salame, Ham, Ricotta, Tomato sauce

£11.75
HOMEMADE BREAD, FOCACCIA & MIX OLIVES (V/Ve)

Served with extra virgin Olive oil and 6 years aged Balsamic.

£5.95
PIZZA GARLIC BREAD (V)

Choose from Plain, Tomato or Mozzarella.

£5.95
COZZE E VONGOLE

Sauteé Mussels & Clams, Garlic, Chilli, White wine served with toasted Bread.

£8.25
CALAMARI FRITTI

Deep-fried fresh Calamari rings served with Lemon, Capers and Mayo dip.

£7.50
ARANCINI

Dried fried pea & mozzarella arancini with rocket, pea puree, aged Balsamic reduction.

£7.95
GAMBERI ROSSI PUGLIESI

Puglia red prawns with lemon & honey emulsion, delicate Italian cavolo nero & prawn bisque.

£9.50
ANTIPASTO

24 months aged Parma ham, Italian Milano salami served with burrata cheese and very thin carasau bread.

£12.50
RISOTTO CON ZUCCHINE, PEPERONI E POMODORINI

Risotto, Roasted Red Pepper, Courgettes, Yellow Cherry Tomato, Onion, Butter, Grated Pecorino cheese.

£10.50
RISOTTO MARINARA

Risotto cooked butter with Calamari, Clams, Mussels, Prawn bisque and Parmesan cheese.

£12.75
SPAGHETTI IL PREFERITO

Spaghetti pasta with Italian sausage, red wine, shallot, courgette, cherry tomato and garlic

£11.75
SPAGHETTI ALLA VONGOLE

Spaghetti Pasta with Clams, Cherry Tomato, Garlic, Chili, White wine Served with Grated Bottarga

£11.75
RAGÙ NAPOLETANO

Short tube pasta with slow cooked mix meat Neopolitan style ragù

£10.50
MEZZE PACCERI DI MARE

Fresh tube egg pasta, Calamari, Mussels, Cherry Tomato, Garlic, Chilli, White wine

£13.50
RAVIOLI DI GRANCHIO

Homemade Ravioli Filled with Crab Meat, Ricotta Cheese, Lemon Zest, Red Pepper Served with Sage, Butter & Yellow Cherry Tomato

£10.95
GNOCCHETTI POMODORINI E NDUJA

Gnocchetti Sardi, Cherry Tomato, Nduja, Garlic, Burata.

£11.50
PENNE VELUTATA DI FRIARIELLI

Penne Pasta with Velvety Italian Broccoli topped with Creamy Taleggio cheese and Roasted pine nuts

£10.50
ORATA ALL’ACQUA PAZZA

Whole Sea Bream, Garlic, Chili, mix Cherry Tomato, Capers, Parsley, White wine

£13.95
SALMONE ARROSTITO CON PESTO E PECORINO AL GUSTO

Roasted Salmon Fillet crusted with Pesto and Pecorino cheese served with New potato and Fine Beans

£15.75
FRUTTI DI MARE

Mixed sea food casserole with calamari, clams, mussels, sea bream, Puglian red prawns, prawn bisque served with bread

£19.95
POLLO ALLA CACCIATORA

Chicken Casserole with pancetta, Onion, Cherry Tomato, White wine Served with Toasted Bread.

£11.50
POLPETTE DI MANZO CON SALSA AI FUNGHI

90% Ground Beef Patties and Mixed Mushroom Sauce Served with Creamy Mashed Potato and Fine Beans

£17.50
PARMIGIANA

Layered Backed Aubergine, Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Parmesan cheese and Basil

£11.50
SIDES

Salad ( Mixed, green, tomato & red onion ) £3.95

Roast vegetables £4.95

Rocket & parmesan salad £4.50

Roast potato £3.95

IL PREFERITO

Fior di latte Mozzarella, mix Cherry tomato, Rocket, Mortadella

£11.50
MARGHERITA (V)

Fior di latte Mozzarella, Basil, Tomato sauce, extra virgin Olive oil

£9.50
CAPRICCIOSA

Tomato sauce, Fior di latte Mozzarella, Ham, Mushrooms, Olives, Artichokes

£10.25
CUORE DI NDUJA

Tomato Sauce, Fior di latte, Italian spicy sausage (nduja Calabria), fresh Chilli

£10.25
MONTAGNA E VALLE

Fior di latte Mozzarella, Ham, Ricotta cheese, Salame milano, Cherry Tomato, wild Rocket, Parmesan shavings

£11.75
SALSICCIA E FRIARIELLI

Italian pork sausage, Fior di latte Mozzarella, Friarielli

£10.50
SALAMINO

Tomato sauce, Pepperoni, Fior di latte Mozzarella, Basil

£10.50
NAPOLETANA

Tomato sauce, Black Olives, Capers, Anchovies, Oregano, Basil

£10.25
VEGETARIANA (V)

Tomato sauce, Fior di latte Mozzarella, grilled mix veg, Onions and Basil

£10.50
CALZONE

Folded Pizza filled with Fior di latte, Salame, Ham, Ricotta, Tomato sauce

£11.75
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