Pennini's Menu




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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
BBQ: Tossed with a Tangy BBQ Sauce

Appetizer Combo

(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

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

Soup of the Day

Ask your server for the Soup of the day

Small Cup or Large Bowl
Take home a Pint or Quart! 


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

All Salads (with the exception of the House and Iceberg Wedge) are available in 2 sizes, Regular or Entree.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Spinach Salad       
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       
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

Sean's Special Calzone
Meatballs, Bacon, Red Onions, Tomatoes, Mozzarella Cheese, with BBQ Sauce and Cheddar Cheese

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 (1-8),
Grilled Shrimp or
Grilled Salmon to Any Pasta of Your Choice

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

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

Pesto Cremoso
Penne and 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

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


Sauces: Marinara, Creamy Pesto, Alfredo, Bolonese
Noodles: Spaghetti, Penne, Fettuccini, or Linguini
Veggies: Mushrooms, Broccoli, Fresh Tomatoes, Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Zucchini, Fresh Spinich, Basil
Protiens: Meatballs (1-8), Italian Link Sausage, Pancetta, Chicken, Grilled Shrimp, Grilled Salmon

Our Gourmet Pizzas

Our pizzas are NOT served by the slice. However, the Personal size is perfect for a meal that will surely satisfy your pizza craving. We make our pizzas 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). Additional Charge will Apply
If Ordering a Gluten Free Pizza, note that the following items do contain Gluten:
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

The Amberlini: 
Creamy Garlic Sauce, Pepperoni, Bell Peppers, Mushrooms & Red Onions

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, and Black Olives

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

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|
Pepperoni| Sun-Dried Tomatoes| Jalapenos|
Salami| Fresh Tomatoes| Roasted Red Peppers|
Sausage| Cooked Tomatoes| Zucchini|

(**Not Gluten Free)

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

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

Pennini's Favorites
*Does not include Soup or Salad*

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, American, Provolone, Gorgonzola Crumbles, or Pepper Jack
Also for an additional Charge
Sub Onion Rings for Fries
Add Apple Wood Smoked Bacon, Avocado, Grilled Onions, Sauteed Mushrooms, or Jalapenos


Note: Prime Rib is Ready to Serve at 5:20pm on Friday and Saturday. It cooks thoughout the night and will not be at a Rare Temperature past 6:30pm. Also, it is first come, first serve. 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 and Paninis - (Offered 12:00pm - 4:00pm)

Served with a Choice of House Salad or Plain Lays Chips
Substitute Soup, Fries, or Onion Rings for an extra charge 
Options to add Avocado or Bacon (if not already included) as well

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

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


Dave's Veggie Sandwich
Bell Peppers, Red Onions, Mushrooms, Olives, Tomatoes, Melted Mozzarella, and Creamy Garlic Sauce on Crusty French Bread


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

Smoked Applewood Bacon, Iceberg Lettuce, Roma Tomatoes, and Mayo

The Italian
Capicola, Pepperoni, Salami, and Provolone Cheese with Italian Dressing

Kaylyn's Chicken Pesto
Grilled Chicken Breast, Sweet Peppedew Piquant Peppers, Mozzarella Cheese, and Pesto

Turkey Club
Roasted Turkey Breast, Applewood Smoked Bacon, Avocado, Pepper Jack Cheese and Mayo

Turkey and Avocado
A classic Roasted Turkey and Avocado with Mayo

Grilled (or) Crispy Chicken Caesar
Grilled Chicken (or) Crispy Chicken Tenders, Chopped Romaine Hearts and Caesar Dressing

Chipotle Chicken
Grilled Chicken breast, Avocado, Pepper Jack Cheese, Tomatoes and Onions with a Chipotle Aioli

Mediterranean Veggie Sandwich
Grilled Eggplant, Sweet Peppadew Peppers, Red Onions, Goat Cheese, Tomato Pesto, Spring Mix, and a Balsamic Drizzle

Caprese Sandwich
Mozzarella cheese, Roma Tomatoes, Fresh Basil and a Balsamic Vinegar drizzle

Grilled Cheese
Your choice of: American, Cheddar, Pepper Jack, Provolone, or Mozzarella




FEEDS 8-10 People



Dressing options: Ranch, Italian, Blue Cheese, Raspberry-Walnut Vinegrette, Pesto Ranch, Ceasar, Low Fat Sun Dried Tomato Vinegrette 
**All Salad Dressings are Gluten Free**

Additions: Grilled Chicken Breast -- Grilled Shrimp

House Salad
A salad of Spring Mix, Tomato, Cucumber & Slivered Carrots

Pennini's Garden Salad
Iceberg Lettuce, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Broccoli Florets, Carrots & Crutons

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

Caesar Salad
Crisp Hearts of Romaine, Croutons & Parmesan Cheese, tossed in Caeser Dressing

Greek Salad
Hearts of Romaine, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Kalamata Olives, Feta Cheese & Italian Vinegrette

Spinach Salad
Fresh Baby Spinach, Mushrooms, Bacon, Red Onions, Chopped Egg, Mandarin Oranges & Spiced Walnuts, with a House-Made Sweet Tomato Vinegrette

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

Wells Fargo


All pastas come with fresh bread and are topped with Parmesan Cheese
**We recommend using Penne pasta. It serves more easily, and holds sauce better than other noodles**


Marinara, Creamy Pesto, Alfredo, Bolognese

Penne, Spaghetti, Fettuccini, Linguine

Mushrooms, Broccoli, Fresh Tomatoes, Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Zucchini, Fresh Spinach, Basil

Meatballs, Italian Link Sausage, Pancetta, Grilled Chicken, Grilled Shrimp

For a more intimate dining experience

Please visit our sister restaurant Michael's Ristorante

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