Penninis Menu

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Starters

Crab Cakes—A Pennini's House Specialty
House-made Crab Cakes served with Coleslaw and a Chipotle-Citrus Aioli

Fried Calamari
Fried Calamari with Beer Battered Zucchini Sticks, Jalapeño Chips, A Sweet Chile sauce & Slaw

Chicken Wings (8) pcs.
Italian: Tossed with Garlic Parmesan Cheese & Fresh Lemon Juice.
Franks: Tossed with Franks Hot Sauce
Teriyaki: Tossed with Teriyaki sauce & pineapple.
Sweet Heat: Tossed with a Sweet Chile Sauce

Or Try Our Oven Baked Wings
Cajun: (Hot and Spicy) Try Them "Jerry Style" (Extra Crispy), these will take a little longer in the Oven

Appetizer Combo

Choice of (6) Wings, (5) Mozzarella Sticks and Beer-Battered Zucchini Sticks with Blue Cheese, Ranch & Marinara Sauce

Mozzarella Sticks
Beer-Battered Mozzarella Stick with Marinara Sauce

Hot Artichoke Dip
Served with Blue Corn Tortilla Chips

Warm Goat Cheese
Panko-Encrusted Goat Cheese with Apples, Jalapeño Jelly, Balsamic Reduction & Crustinis

Stuffed Mushroom Caps
Filled with a blend of Italian Sausage, Sweet Peppers, Fresh Herbs & Parmesan Cheese

Asparagus Wrapped in Prosciutto
Asparagus Spears wrapped in Prosciutto, Rolled in Parmesan Cheese & Lightly Baked

Pizza Chips
Extra-Thin Pizza Crust topped with Asiago, Parmesan, & Mozzarella Cheeses with Ranch Dipping Sauce

Garlic Bread OR Pesto Bread
French Bread topped with Italian Herbs, Butter & lots of Garlic OR Pesto Spread & Baked to Perfection

Antipasto Misti Large or Small
An Italian Combination placed on Romaine Leaves with Fresh Mozzarella Cheese, Fresh Basil, Tomatoes, Italian Salami,
Peppercini's, Marinated Artichoke Hearts & Kalamata Olives

Soup of the Day Ask your server for the Soup of the day Small Cup or Large Bowl
Also you can take home a Pint or Quart

Salads

Your Choice of Dressings: Ranch, Italian, Blue Cheese, Raspberry-Walnut Vinaigrette, Pesto Ranch, Caesar, 1000 Island & House-Made Sweet Tomato-Vinaigrette,
Add Chicken Breast – Grilled Shrimp – Grilled Salmon

House Salad      
A small salad of Spring Mix, Tomato, Cucumber & Slivered Carrots with your choice of Dressing

Iceberg Wedge        Entree
Iceberg Wedge with Apple Wood Smoked Bacon, Craisens, Crispy Fried Onions, Gorgonzola Cheese & Blue cheese Dressing

Pennini's Garden Salad       Regular   or   Entrée
Iceberg Lettuce, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Broccoli Florets, Carrots & Croutons

Italian Spring Salad       Regular   or   Entrée 
Spring Mix, Spiced Walnuts, Gorgonzola Cheese, Craisens, & Carrots, with a Raspberry-Walnut

Caesar Salad       Regular   or   Entrée
Crisp Hearts of Romaine, Croutons & Parmesan Cheese tossed in Caesar Dressing

Greek Salad       Regular   or   Entrée
Hearts of Romaine, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Kalamata Olives, Feta Cheese & Italian Vinaigrette

Spinach Salad       Regular   or    Entrée
Fresh Baby Spinach, Mushrooms, Bacon, Red Onions, Chopped Egg, Mandarin Oranges & Spiced Walnuts with a House-Made Sweet Tomato-Vinaigrette Dressing

Speciale di Pollo e Pesto       Regular   or   Entrée
A Medley of Fresh Lettuce, Bacon, Roasted Chicken, Black Olives, Chopped Egg, Gorgonzola Cheese & Pesto-Ranch Dressing

Colossal Calzones ... A Pennini Specialty

Our Calzones take a little longer to cook than a regular pizza. They are well worth the wait!

Regular Feeds 1 to 2 People or Large Feeds 2 to 3 People

Classic Stromboli Calzone
Ham, Pepperoni, Salami, Mozzarella Cheese and Red Sauce folded in Pizza Crust, topped with Red Sauce and Cheese

Pesto Veggie Calzone
Mushrooms, Spinach, Black Olives, Bell Peppers, Red Onions, Mozzarella Cheese and Pesto Sauce topped with Cheese and Pesto Sauce

Traditional Mediterranean Calzone
Italian Sausage, Salami, Mushrooms, Black Olives, Red Sauce and Mozzarella Cheeses topped with Cheese and Red Sauce

Create-a-Calzone (Up to 4 Ingredients)
Use your imagination and create the Calzone you've always wanted – Cheese and Sauce included

Classic Italian Pastas


Add Meatballs,
Chicken,
Grilled Shrimp or
Grilled Salmon to Any Pasta of Your Choice

Spaghetti con Rosso
Spaghetti with a generous serving of our Marinara Sauce

Spaghetti con Sugo di Salsiccia
Italian Sausage, Fresh Mushrooms & Spaghetti with Marinara Sauce

Spaghetti Bolognese
Spaghetti topped with a Classical Thick, Rich Meat Sauce

Spaghetti Aglio e Olio
Spaghetti, Olive Oil, Garlic, Basil, Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Red Pepper Flakes & Asiago Cheese

Penne con Melanzana
Penne with Grilled Eggplant, Zucchini, Peppadew Peppers, Basil, Olive Oil & Lemon Juice

Baked Penne Rustica
Roasted Chicken Breast, Prosciutto, Sun-Dried Tomatoes & Mushrooms in Cream Sauce

Ravioli con Sugo
Beef or Cheese Ravioli with your choice of Marinara, Alfredo, or Pesto Sauce

Tre Formaggi – A Pennini's Specialty
Penne, Pancetta, & Pine Nuts in Cream Sauce with Gorgonzola, Asiago & Reggiano Cheeses

Asiago e Salsiccia con Penne
Italian Sausage & Penne Pasta in an Asiago Cheese Cream Sauce

Fettuccini Alfredo
Fettuccini Noodles coated with a Rich Alfredo Sauce & Reggiano Cheese

Pesto Cremoso
Penne, Toasted Pine Nuts, & Asiago Cheese in Creamy Pesto Sauce

Beef Lasagna & Salad
Layers of Lasagna Noodles, Beef & Imported Cheeses covered in our Marinara Sauce, served with House Salad

Our Gourmet Pizzas

Our Pizza's are NOT by the slice however the Personal size is perfect for a meal that will surely satisfy your pizza craving. We make our Pizza's fresh to order and want you to enjoy the full Pennini's Pizza
Personal: 8"- 6 Slices- Feeds 1 person or 2 Small Children
Small: 10"- 8 Slices- Feeds 1- 2 people
Medium: 12"- 8 Slices- Feeds 2-3 people
Large: 14"- 12 Slices- Feeds 3-4 people
X-Large: 16"- 12 Slices- Feeds 4-5 people


Now offering Gluten Free Pizza Dough (Med. Size Only). Addition Charge will Apply
If Ordering a Gluteen Free Pizza note that the following items do contain Gluten:
Creamy Garlic Sauce
Ranch
Linguicia
And Meatballs
Please ask your Server for Substitutions


Pennini's Combo: Pepperoni, Salami, Meatballs, Sausage, Linguica, Mushrooms, Bell Peppers, Red Onions & Black Olives

Michael's All Meat:
Pepperoni, Salami, Meatballs, Sausage & Linguica

St. Mary's Vegetarian:
Mushrooms, Bell Peppers, Red Onions, Black Olives & Fresh Tomatoes

Pizza Marguerite:
Mozzarella and Feta Cheese, Basil, Garlic & Fresh Tomatoes

The Moraga Vegetarian: Creamy Garlic Sauce, Zucchini, Artichoke Hearts, Mushrooms, Red & Green Onions, Broccoli, Bell Peppers & Fresh Tomatoes

Pesto Lucca:
Pesto Sauce, Pancetta, Italian Sausage, Black Olives & Pine nuts

Dorie's Classic Californian:
Creamy Garlic Sauce, Roasted Chicken, Artichoke Hearts, Mushrooms & Red Onions

Veggie & BBQ Chicken:
Chicken with BBQ Sauce, Mushrooms, Red Onions, Green Onions & Bell Peppers

Roasted Chicken & Veggies:
Creamy Garlic Sauce, Chicken, Zucchini, Artichoke Hearts, Mushrooms, Red Onions, Green Onions, Broccoli, Bell Peppers & Fresh Tomatoes

Create Your Own Gourmet Pizza

Select From These Ingredients
Traditional Red Sauce, Creamy Garlic, Pesto or BBQ Sauce

Anchovies| Artichoke Hearts| Creamy Garlic Sauce|
Smoked Bacon| Green Bell Peppers| Feta Cheese|
BBQ Chicken| Black Olives| Gorgonzola Cheese|
Canadian Bacon| Broccoli| Green Onions|
Chicken| Garlic| Extra Mozzarella Cheese|
Linguica| Mushrooms| Kalamata Olives|
Meatballs| Red Onions| Pineapple|
Pancetta| Spinach| Pine nuts|
Pepperoni| Sun-Dried Tomatoes| Jalapenos|
Salami| Fresh Tomatoes| Roasted Red Peppers|
Sausage| Cooked Tomatoes| Zucchini|

Pennini's House Specialties

House Specialties include House Salad or Soup of the Day
Upgrade for an extra charge to a Spring, Caesar, Greek, Garden, or Spinach Salad

Choice of Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Rice Pilaf, Red Potato Cake, Polenta Cake or Fries

St. Louis Style Smoked BBQ Ribs    - Full Rack   - Half Rack    - Half Rack Ribs Only
St. Louis–Style ribs with a Tangy BBQ Sauce Your choice of Starch and Seasonal Veggies

Grilled Rib Eye Steak
16 oz. Choice Rib Eye Steak with your choice of Jack Daniels Peppercorn sauce or A Creamy Gorganzola With Basalmic Reduction

Chicken alla Gina
Chicken Breast stuffed with Spinach, Mushrooms, Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Shallots with a Cabernet Cream Sauce. Served with Baked Polenta & Seasonal Veggies

Chicken Parmesan
Breaded Chicken Breast with Marinara, Parmesan and Mozzarella Cheese served with Penne and Marinara & Seasonal Veggies

Eggplant Parmesan
Grilled Eggplant with Marinara Sauce, Basil, Parmesan and Mozzarella Cheeses served with choice of Starch & Seasonal Veggies

Salmon
Fresh Atlantic Salmon with your choice of either Picatta-Style with Capers, Lemon and Chardonnay Wine Reduction or Grilled Salmon with a Lemon Beurre Blanc Sauce. Served with choice of Starch & Seasonal Veggies

Mahi Mahi 
Macadamia Nut Encrusted Mahi-Mahi with a Mango Buerre Blanc Sauce served with choice of Starch & Seasonal Veggies

California Scampi
Grilled Shrimp, Artichoke Hearts, Roma Tomatoes, Olives, Spinach with Olive Oil & Lemon over Linguine

Frutti di Mare
Jumbo Shrimp, Sea Scallops, Mussels, Salmon, Tomatoes, Spinach and Garlic tossed with Spaghetti & a Seafood Velouté Sauce

Fish N' Chips 
11 oz. Beer Battered Haddock Filet with Fries and Slaw

Pat Lafrieda's Chopped Angus Beef Burger & Fries
Grilled 1/2 lb. whole-Muscle Angus Beef Burger, Lettuce, Tomato and Onions on the side with your Choice of Cheese
Cheddar, Blue Cheese Infused Jack or Pepper Jack
Also for an additional Charge
Sub Onion Rings for Fries
Add Apple Wood Smoked Bacon
Add Avocado
Or Even Add Grilled Onions


Friday and Saturday Night Special
Note: Prime Rib is Ready to Serve at 5:20pm on Friday and Saturday and cooks thoughout the night and will not be at a Rare Tempature past 6:30pm. Also it is first come, first serve so call ahead to reserve yours

Prime Rib                12 oz. Regular Cut      OR     16 oz. Large Cut 
A Tender Cut of Prime Rib accompanied by Horseradish Sauce and Au Jus served with House Salad or Soup with your choice of Starch and Seasonal Veggies

Kids Stuff


Chicken Strips Served with Fries

Mini Corn Dogs Served with Fries

Mac N' Cheese Penne Pasta with a Cheese Sauce

Spaghetti or Penne Pasta Served with Red Sauce or Butter & Cheese

Spaghetti and Meatballs Served with 2 Meatballs and Marinara Sauce

Spaghetti and Our Bolognese Meat Sauce

Sandwiches - (Offered 11:30am - 4:00pm)

Served with a Choice of House Salad or Plain Lays Chips
Sub Fries or Onion Rings

Prime Rib Sandwich
Thinly sliced Ribeye with Onions, Peppers & Provolone Cheese on Crusty French Bread 

Italian Sausage Sandwich
Italian Sausage with Peppers, Onions, Pepper Jack Cheese & Dijon Mustard on Focaccia Bread

Meatball Sandwich
Meatballs, Marinara Sauce & Provolone Cheese on Crusty French Bread

Chicken Caprese
Grilled Chicken Breast, Prosciutto, Basil, Roma Tomatoes Fresh Mozzarella with a Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto on Focaccia Bread

Chicken Club
Grilled Chicken Breast, Apple Wood Smoked Bacon, Avocado, Pepper Jack Cheese on Focaccia Bread

Chipotle Chicken Sandwich
Chicken Breast with a Chipotle Aioli, Pepper Jack Cheese, Lettuce, Tomatoes and Onions on the side

Teriyaki Chicken Sandwich
Chicken Breast with Pineapple and Red Onions on Crusty French Bread

Vegetarian Sandwich
Grilled Eggplant, Roasted Red Peppers, Caramelized Onions & Provolone Cheese on Focaccia Bread

Caprese Sandwich
Roma Tomatoes, Basil, Fresh Mozzarella, with a Sun-Dried Tomato pesto on Focaccia Bread

A Service Charge of 18% will be added to Parties of 8 or more.


For a more intimate dining experience

Please visit our sister restaurant Michael's Ristorante







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