The Italian Bistro

The Italian Bistro

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Location and hours

Rodd St & Gascoigne Road, Birrong NSW 2143
Sunday
11:30 AM - 02:30 PMMenu
05:00 PM - 08:30 PMMenu
11:30 AM - 02:30 PMMonday + Tuesday Menu
05:00 PM - 08:30 PMMonday + Tuesday Menu
Monday - Tuesday
11:30 AM - 02:30 PMMonday + Tuesday Menu
05:00 PM - 08:30 PMMonday + Tuesday Menu
Wednesday - Saturday
11:30 AM - 02:30 PMMenu
05:00 PM - 08:30 PMMenu
11:30 AM - 02:30 PMMonday + Tuesday Menu
05:00 PM - 08:30 PMMonday + Tuesday Menu

Rodd St & Gascoigne Road, Birrong NSW 2143 • More info


  • Most Popular

    • Polpette al Sugo

      Meatballs in home made Napoletana sauce.
      A$21.00
    • Napoletana Pasta (V)

      Tomato and basil.
      A$16.00
    • Boscaiola Pasta

      Mushroom and bacon in a cream sauce.
      A$18.00
    • Pescatore Pasta

      Seafood in a tomato sauce.
      A$23.00
    • Genovese Pasta

      Pesto, prawns, and tomato in a cream sauce.
      A$22.00
    • Patate Pizza (V)

      Twelve inches. Thinly sliced potato, rosemary, mozzarella, and olive oil.
      A$18.00
    • Prosciutto Pizza

      Twelve inches. Garlic, olive oil, prosciutto, and shaved parmesan.
      A$19.00
    • Capricciosa Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce, ham, mushrooms, and olives.
      A$19.00
    • Siciliana Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce, ham, cabanossi, pepperoni, and salami.
      A$21.00
    • Rocket Salad

      Rocket, pear, Parmesan, cherry tomatoes, and walnut.
      A$15.00
    • Bistro Hamburger

      beef, lettuce, onion, tomato, beetroot, bbq sauce on a brioche bun served with chips
      A$20.00
    • Pollo Burger

      grilled chicken, maple bacon, aioli, lettuce, tomato on a brioche bun served with chips
      A$20.00
  • Entrees

    • Polpette al Sugo

      Meatballs in our homemade Napoletana sauce.
      A$25.00
    • Sicilian Garlic Prawns

      Sicilian garlic prawns in Napoletana sauce and chilli.
      A$28.00
    • Funghi Trifolati

      Champignon mushrooms tossed in garlic, olive oil and chilli.
      A$16.00
    • Antipasto di Casa

      Prosciutto, cacciatore salami, Sicilian green olives, bufala mozzarella and marinated eggplant served with garlic crust.
      A$28.00
    • BBQ Baby Octopus

      marinated and char grilled baby octopus
      A$25.00
    • Potato Croquets

      Four per serve. Mash potato and mozzarella cheese, crumbed and lighting fried.
      A$23.00
    • Olives Ascolani

      Green olives stuffed with feta, crumbed and fried.
      A$18.00
    • Salt and Pepper Calamari

      A$25.00
    • Fiori di Zucchine

      Zucchini flowers stuffed with mozzarella and anchovies (3 per serve)
      A$25.00
    • Vongole in bianco

      vongole cooked in white wine, garlic and olive oil served with pizza crust (GF -without bread)
      A$26.50
    • Arancini

      rice balls stuffed with mozzarella, peas and ragu and lightly fried (3 per serve) This dish is served traditionally without any dipping sauce.
      A$26.00
  • Pastas

    • Napoletana Pasta (V)

      Tomato and basil.
      A$22.00
    • Arrabiata Pasta (V)

      Tomato, basil, and chillI. Please note this dish is spicy
      A$23.00
    • Bolognese Pasta

      Combination of pork and veal mince in a tomato sauce.
      A$24.00
    • Amatriciana Pasta

      Basil, bacon, and chilli in a tomato sauce. Please note this dish can be spicy
      A$24.00
    • Boscaiola Pasta

      Mushroom and bacon in a cream sauce.
      A$24.00
    • Monterosso Pasta

      Pesto, chicken, and tomato in a cream sauce.
      A$24.00
    • Pescatore Pasta

      Seafood in a tomato sauce.
      A$29.50
    • Portofino Pasta

      Prawns in a tomato sauce.
      A$27.00
    • Four Cheese Pasta (V)

      Creamy four cheese sauce with gorgonzola, provolone, Parmesan, and pecorino cheese. Please note: this pasta is strong in flavour, blue vein cheese especially.
      A$23.00
    • Pollo

      Pink sauce, sun-dried tomatoes and chicken.
      A$24.00
    • Pollo Pesto Pasta

      fresh basil with a touch of cream and chicken
      A$24.00
    • Spaghetti Meatballs

      Spaghetti pasta in Napoletana sauce with home made veal and pork meatballs.
      A$27.00
    • Linguine Pescatore in bianco

      Linguine pasta in garlic, olive oil, cherry tomatoes and fresh seafood (calamari, prawns, octopus and mussels)
      A$29.50
    • Ragu

      slow cooked beef cheek ragu, served in a light Napoletana sauce
      A$30.00
    • Pasta in bianco with vongole

      vongole cooked in white wine, garlic, olive oil and chilli with your choice of pasta
      A$26.50
    • Genovese

      Pesto, prawns, and tomato in a cream sauce.
      A$28.00
  • Risotto

    • Risotto Alla Zucca

      Roast pumpkin, mushroom, chicken, and spinach. GF
      A$26.00
    • Risotto Vegetariana (V)

      Vegetables with garlic and olive oil. GF
      A$26.00
    • Risotto Gamberi

      Prawns, garlic, olive oil and tomato. GF
      A$29.00
    • Risotto Pescatore

      Seafood with garlic, olive oil, and tomato. GF
      A$29.50
    • Risotto Funghi

      Rice with mushrooms in a garlic white wine sauce.
      A$24.00
    • Risotto D'Ostia

      Scampi, calamari and chilli in a light Napoletana sauce
      A$37.50
    • Risotto Quattro Formaggi

      four cheese risotto topped with crushed walnuts
      A$25.50
  • Sides and Salads

    • Mixed Italian Salad

      A$17.00
    • Rocket Salad

      Rocket, pear, Parmesan, cherry tomatoes, and walnut.
      A$17.00
    • Baby Spinach Salad

      Baby spinach, pine nuts, roasted pumpkin, and feta.
      A$17.00
    • Caesar Salad

      A$19.00
    • Chicken Caesar Salad

      A$25.00
    • Caprese Salad

      Whole Bufala mozzarella and sliced tomatoes
      A$21.00
    • Large Chips

      A$11.00
    • Sweet Potato Wedges - Large

      A$12.00
    • Large Vegetables

      Broccoli, carrot, potato
      A$15.00
    • Potato Wedges - Large

      served with sour cream and sweet chilli
      A$15.00
    • Radicchio, Rocket and Fennel Salad

      tossed in olive oil and lemon dressing
      A$17.00
    • Panzanella Salad

      Mixed tomatoes, onion, fresh basil, olive oil, Tuscan bread and red wine vinegar
      A$18.50
  • Dessert

    • Lemon Lime Torte

      A$11.50
    • Baked Ricotta Cheesecake

      A$11.50
    • Apple Blueberry Crumble

      A$10.00
    • Lemon Meringue Tart

      A$10.50
    • Homemade Tiramisu

      A$12.50
    • Blueberry Cheesecake

      A$12.50
    • Raspberry & Almond Tart

      Sold out
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      A$8.50
    • Smarties Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Chocolate Fudge Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Hazelnut Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Strawberry Cream Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Passionfruit Cream Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Choc Mint Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Salted Caramel Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Zuccherati

      Italian donuts filled with custard
      Sold out
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      A$10.50
    • Apple blueberry crumble

      A$9.00
    • Pear and Almond Tart

      A$9.00
    • Vanilla Slice

      A$9.00
    • Snickers Tart

      A$9.50
    • Strawberry Tart

      A$9.50
  • Chef's Specials

    • Cheesy Garlic Bread

      two slices per serve. Mozzarella covered garlic bread
      A$8.00
    • Vongole in bianco

      vongole cooked in white wine, garlic and olive oil served with pizza crust (GF -without bread)
      A$26.50
    • Pasta in bianco with vongole

      vongole cooked in white wine, garlic, olive oil and chilli with your choice of pasta
      A$26.50
    • Risotto D'Ostia

      Scampi, calamari and chilli in a light Napoletana sauce
      A$37.50
    • Risotto Quattro Formaggi

      four cheese risotto topped with crushed walnuts
      A$25.50
    • Gamberi Caprese

      King prawns cooked in chef's special Napoletana and light cream sauce. Served with chips and salad
      A$47.00
    • Pizza Salmone

      Garlic base, mozzarella, ricotta, capers + cherry tomatoes topped with smoked salmon + rocket
      A$28.50
    • Pizza Calzone

      Folded pizza with mozzarella, tomato, ricotta, spinach, Italian sausage, sundried tomato + garlic
      A$28.50
    • Fish of the day

      Atlantic Salmon marinated with honey and soy served with a Greek and chickpea salad
      A$38.00
    • Pizza Lipari

      Garlic base, mozzarella, green peas, calamari + prawns topped with pesto aioli
      A$26.50
    • Pizza Mexicana

      Tomato base, mozzarella, jalapeños, capsicum, chicken and peri peri sauce
      A$26.50
    • Mixed Tapas for 2

      Salt + Pepper Calamari, potato croquets, chicken skewers and polpette with bruschetta pizza slices
      A$42.50
    • Tagliatelle

      Tagliatelle pasta (wide, flat pasta) with ricotta, spinach and King Prawns
      A$36.50
    • Galletto

      Marinated spatchcock bbq’d with garlic, herbs and balsamic vinegar. Served with rosemary potatoes and tzatziki sauce
      A$36.00
    • Burger + Rib Combo

      Half rack pork BBQ ribs with cheesy beef burger served with sweet potato wedges
      A$38.00
  • Main Meals

    • BBQ Lamb Cutlets

      5 per serve, grilled frenched tender lamb cutlets, served with your choice of chips or vegetables
      A$39.00
    • Chicken Parmigiana

      chicken schnitzel with melted mozzarella, sliced eggplant and napoletana sauce. Served with your choice of chips or vegetables
      A$30.00
    • Vitello Valdostana

      veal schnitzel served with melted mozzarella, ham and napoletana sauce. Served with your choice of chips or vegetables
      A$35.00
    • Vitello Boscaiola

      Veal schnitzel with mushroom, bacon and cream sauec. Served with your choice of chips or vegetables
      A$34.00
    • Pollo Boscaiola

      Chicken with mushroom, bacon and cream sauce. Served with your choice of chips or vegetables
      A$32.00
    • BBQ Chilli King Prawns

      marinated bbq king prawns tossed in fresh chilli and served with salad and chips
      A$46.00
    • Veal Schnitzel

      home made style - thin. Served with chips
      A$29.00
    • Vitello Pizzaiola

      Thin slices of veal scaloppine in tomato, oregano, garlic and white wine with black olives. Served with your choice of chips or vegetables.
      A$32.50
    • Vitello Funghi

      Grilled veal scaloppine in a white wine, mushroom and cream sauce. Served with your choice of chips or vegetables.
      A$35.00
    • Vitello Vino Bianco

      Grilled veal scaloppine in a white wine sauce. Served with your choice of chips or vegetables.
      A$32.00
    • Chicken Schnitzel

      thinly crumbed chicken breast, served with chips.
      A$28.00
    • Pollo Gamberoni

      Grilled chicken scaloppine with a brandy cream sauce and two king prawns served with your choice of chips or vegetables.
      A$36.00
    • Grilled Barramundi Fillet

      Grilled with chips and salad
      A$38.00
    • Grilled Chicken Breast

      2 x 100g chicken breast fillets, grilled and served with your choice of veg or chips
      A$27.00
    • Scotch Fillet Steak 250g

      marinated and grilled on the BBQ, served with your choice of chips or vegetables
      A$39.00
    • Pollo Funghi

      Grilled chicken scaloppine cooked in a creamy mushroom sauce, served with you choice of chips or veg. If you would like the sauce on the side, please specify clearly in the notes.
      A$32.00
    • Bistro Hamburger

      beef, lettuce, onion, tomato, beetroot, bbq sauce on a brioche bun served with chips
      A$20.00
    • Pollo Burger

      grilled chicken, maple bacon, aioli, lettuce, tomato on a brioche bun served with chips
      A$20.00
    • Vitello Pepe Nero

      Veal scaloppine cooked in a creamy peppercorn sauce. Served with your choice of vegetables or chips
      A$32.50
    • Barra Burger

      grilled barramundi fille, tomato bruschetta, fresh Spanish onion, lettuce and aioli. Served with chips
      A$25.50
    • Gamberi Caprese

      King prawns cooked in chef's special Napoletana and light cream sauce. Served with chips and salad
      A$47.00
  • Bambini Meals

    • Kids Spaghetti Bolognese

      A$14.00
    • Kids Spaghetti Napoletana

      A$14.00
    • Kids Penne Bolognese

      A$12.00
    • Kids Penne Napoletana

      A$12.00
    • Kids Nuggets and Chips

      A$15.00
    • Kids Schnitzel and Chips

      chicken schnitzel
      A$15.00
    • Kids Calamari and Chips

      A$16.00
    • Kids Fish Cocktails and Chips

      A$15.00
  • Monday + Tuesday Menu

    • Cheesy Garlic Bread

      two slices per serve. Mozzarella covered garlic bread
      A$8.00
    • Pescatore Pasta

      Seafood in a tomato sauce.
      A$29.50
    • Patate Pizza (V)

      Twelve inches. Thinly sliced potato, rosemary, mozzarella, and olive oil.
      A$20.00
    • Mixed Italian Salad

      A$17.00
    • Supreme Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce, onions, mushrooms, olives, capsicum, ham, cabanossi and pepperoni.
      A$26.50
    • Portofino Pasta

      Prawns in a tomato sauce.
      A$27.00
    • Caesar Salad

      A$19.00
    • Barbeque Meatlovers Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, BBQ sauce, cabanossi, pepperoni, salami and ham.
      A$25.00
    • Large Chips

      A$11.00
    • Boscaiola Pasta

      Mushroom and bacon in a cream sauce.
      A$24.00
    • Pasta in bianco with vongole

      vongole cooked in white wine, garlic, olive oil and chilli with your choice of pasta
      A$26.50
    • Pepperoni Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce and pepperoni.
      A$22.00
    • Monterosso Pasta

      Pesto, chicken, and tomato in a cream sauce.
      A$24.00
    • Arrabiata Pasta (V)

      Tomato, basil, and chillI. Please note this dish is spicy
      A$23.00
    • Caprese Salad

      Whole Bufala mozzarella and sliced tomatoes
      A$21.00
    • Vegetarian Pizza (V)

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce, eggplant, roasted capsicum, mushrooms and olives.
      A$24.00
    • Potato Wedges - Large

      served with sour cream and sweet chilli
      A$15.00
    • Pizza Calzone

      Folded pizza with mozzarella, tomato, ricotta, spinach, Italian sausage, sundried tomato + garlic
      A$28.50
    • Rocket Salad

      Rocket, pear, Parmesan, cherry tomatoes, and walnut.
      A$17.00
    • Amatriciana Pasta

      Basil, bacon, and chilli in a tomato sauce. Please note this dish can be spicy
      A$24.00
    • Panzanella Salad

      Mixed tomatoes, onion, fresh basil, olive oil, Tuscan bread and red wine vinegar
      A$18.50
    • Hazelnut Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Strawberry Cream Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Genovese

      Pesto, prawns, and tomato in a cream sauce.
      A$28.00
    • Al Aglio Pizza (V)

      Twelve inches. Garlic and cheese.
      A$18.50
    • Inferno Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce, capsicum, pepperoni, Jalapeno, onion, olives and chilli.
      A$25.00
    • Char Chicken Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce, char grilled chicken, onions, and capsicum.
      A$25.00
    • Gambero Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce and prawns topped with chilli.
      A$26.50
    • Spaghetti Meatballs

      Spaghetti pasta in Napoletana sauce with home made veal and pork meatballs.
      A$27.00
    • Four Cheese Pasta (V)

      Creamy four cheese sauce with gorgonzola, provolone, Parmesan, and pecorino cheese. Please note: this pasta is strong in flavour, blue vein cheese especially.
      A$23.00
    • Margherita Pizza (V)

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella and Napoletana sauce.
      A$20.00
    • Prosciutto Pizza

      Twelve inches. Garlic, olive oil, prosciutto, and shaved parmesan.
      A$24.00
    • Siciliana Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce, ham, cabanossi, pepperoi and salami.
      A$25.00
    • Baby Spinach Salad

      Baby spinach, pine nuts, roasted pumpkin, and feta.
      A$17.00
    • Ham and Pineapple Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce, ham and pineapple.
      A$23.00
    • Ragu

      slow cooked beef cheek ragu, served in a light Napoletana sauce
      A$30.00
    • Napoletana Pasta (V)

      Tomato and basil.
      A$22.00
    • Radicchio, Rocket and Fennel Salad

      tossed in olive oil and lemon dressing
      A$17.00
    • Frutti di Mare Pizza

      Tomato base, calamari, octopus, prawns, chilli and mozzarella
      A$28.00
    • Linguine Mare

      Garlic, olive oil, lemon, cherry tomatoes, Balmain Bugs
      A$35.00
    • Bolognese Pasta

      Combination of pork and veal mince in a tomato sauce.
      A$24.00
    • Chocolate Fudge Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Funghi Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce, mushrooms and prosciutto.
      A$24.00
    • Passionfruit Cream Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Capricciosa Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Napoletana sauce, ham, mushrooms and olives.
      A$24.00
    • Smarties Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Four Cheese Pizza (V)

      Twelve inches. Garlic, olive oil, mozzarella, gorgonzola, provolone, and Parmesan.
      A$21.00
    • Chicken Caesar Salad

      A$25.00
    • Choc Mint Gelato

      price is for TWO scoops
      A$7.50
    • Linguine Pescatore in bianco

      Linguine pasta in garlic, olive oil, cherry tomatoes and fresh seafood (calamari, prawns, octopus and mussels)
      A$29.50
    • Pollo

      Pink sauce, sun-dried tomatoes and chicken.
      A$24.00
    • Sweet Potato Wedges - Large

      A$12.00
    • Pizza Salmone

      Garlic base, mozzarella, ricotta, capers + cherry tomatoes topped with smoked salmon + rocket
      A$28.50
    • Sardegna Pizza

      Tomato, mozzarella, fresh basil topped with bufalo mozzarella
      A$24.00
    • Napoletana Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, Neapolitan sauce, anchovies, olives, and basil.
      A$22.00
    • Pollo Pizza

      Twelve inches. Mozzarella, napoletana sauce, char grilled chicken, mushrooms, olives, and pesto.
      A$25.00
    • Pizza Mexicana

      Tomato base, mozzarella, jalapeños, capsicum, chicken and peri peri sauce
      A$26.50
    • Pizza Lipari

      Garlic base, mozzarella, green peas, calamari + prawns topped with pesto aioli
      A$26.50
    • Pollo Pesto Pasta

      fresh basil with a touch of cream and chicken
      A$24.00