Current Menu may be subject to minor alteration and additions. For Pizzas, see separate eat-in or takeaway menu
TO START or LIGHT BITE
Ciotola di Olive £4.95
A bowl of olives to nibble with drinks or as a light bite to begin
Pane all’Aglio e Formaggio £4.95
Italian style soft garlic pizza bread, made fresh in house & topped with melted cheese
Pane all’Aglio con Pepperonata £7.50
In-house made garlic pizza bread served with dipping bowl of Chef’s Pepperonata, a tomato based sauce of onion, garlic, chilli flakes, mixed red & yellow peppers.
Scampi all’Aglio £7.50
King prawns lightly tossed in olive oil & garlic, served on a bed of salad
Scampi Arrabiata con Pane or Scampi in Burro all’Aglio con Pane £7.95
King Prawns tossed in piquant Arrabiata sauce OR garlic butter, with dipping bread
Calamari Frito £6.95
Deep fried squid rings served with a whisky tingled cocktail sauce
Insalata Melanzana Zucchina Tostata £5.95
Italian style salad of roquette & cherry tomatoes with chargrilled aubergines & courgettes topped with shavings of parmesan & balsamic dressing
Pollo alla Funghi £12.95 or Pollo alla Arrabiata £12.95
Grilled Chicken served with a choice of either a wonderfully creamy Mushrooms sauce, or a delicate chilli piquant cherry tomato Arrabiata sauce, served with potatoes & salad.
Scaloppina di Vitello alla Funghi or Scaloppina di Vitello alla Arrabiata £15.95
Veal Escalopes, either served plain with a creamy Mushrooms sauce, potatoes & salad
or breadcrumbed & served with a chilli cherry tomato Arrabiata sauce & pasta.
Filet Steak £21.95
Filet steak cooked to your liking, served with mushroom sauce, potatoes & a small salad
Insalata Pollo Cesar £11.95 (main)
Grilled Chicken Italian salad with cashew nuts (**) and Ceasar Sauce
Insalata Scampi £13.95 (main)
Italian salad of Garlic Prawns, cashew nuts (**), Balsamico & Ceasar Sauce
Tortellini Ricotta Spinaci con salsa 4 Formaggi £13.00
Tortellini filled with Ricotta cheese and spinach served with a 4 cheese sauce
Tagliatelle Verde £12.00
Vegetarian Tagliatelle with onions, mushrooms, aubergines, courgettes & cherry tomato combo, ever so slightly spicy
Penne Arrabiata £11.00
Penne pasta in a now well-known piquant chilli & cherry tomato sauce
Tagliatelle Carbonara £12.00
Classic Tagliatelle tossed with a cream sauce of egg with Pancetta & parmesan
Penne Ventnorian £13.50
Penne pasta chef special, tossed with garlic King Prawns, dressed with balsamico & rocket
Spaghetti Vongole £13.00
Venetian classic of spaghetti coated with garlic infused olive oil mixed with Clams
Tagliatelle Salmone £12.00
Tagliatelle tossed in a light tomato cream sauce with Smoked Salmon
Penne Matriciana £12.00
Penne in a spicy tomato sauce with onion & Pancetta (bacon)
Bistecca di Tonno Rex £14.95
Rex Italian house style fish dish – tuna steak with garlic butter, salad, pan fried potatoes
Green Salad £3.95
Simple green salad on the side to accompany any main course
DESSERTS & COFFEE
Ice Cream of the day £1.95 per scoop
Vanilla Coupe – 2 scoops of Ice Cream with Fresh Fruits £4.95
Homemade Crème Brulee £4.95
Homemade Panacotta £4.95
Homemade Tiramisu (when available) ** £6.95
Cheese Platter £8.00
COFFEE & Hot Drinks
Irish Coffee £8.00
Regular Coffee £1.80
Large Coffee £2.20
Cappuccino regular £2.00
Cappuccino large £2.40
Expresso small £1.80
Expresso double £2.20
Hot Chocolate £2.00
APERITIFS, COCKTAILS, WINE, PROSECCO, CHAMPAGNE, DIGESTIFS
All served from the Bar to table.
Allergies: Some of our menu items do contain nuts. We cannot guarantee that there are not traces of nuts in other dishes because we do use them in the kitchen preparations. If you suffer from any food allergies, please tell a member of staff your dietary requirements. We cannot please everyone but we shall do our best!
TEXT us on: 07712 891855
Call us on: 01983 853355
The Rex Restaurant
23 Church Street
Isle of Wight
Open 7 days 10am - midnight
Lunch 12 - 3pm
Siesta/closed for prep! 4-6pm
Dinner 6 - 9.30pm (last orders)
FREE PARKING after 6pm
in The Grove Car Park!!!!
5 STAR FOOD HYGIENE RATING
"Fresh produce, freshly served".
"Italian food & an Italianate view!"
"Delicious food, friendly people"
"Best headland view in Ventnor"
"Very relaxing, good place"