Lunch Menu

Luciano'sLunch Menu

⁙⁙⁙ ANTIPASTI ⁙⁙⁙


MUSSELS
Your choice of “BIANCO” white wine
sauce, or “ROSSO” tomato garlic broth

BAKED GOAT CHEESE POMODORO
Baked herbed goat cheese, toasted garlic ciabatta bread

CALAMARI FRITTI
Hand-battered and fried with zucchini, aioli, pomodoro sauce

CARPACCIO
Black Angus raw beef tenderloin, shaved
authentic parmigiano, baby arugula, crispy
capers, truffle oil, aioli

⁙⁙⁙ SPECIALITÀ DELLA CASA ⁙⁙⁙


CHILEAN SEA BASS
Pan seared sea bass with parsnip purée,
roasted cipollini onions, French green
beans, dill, crispy caper sauce

*SCOTTISH SALMON OREGANATA
Herb crusted, grilled asparagus, creamy
mashed potatoes, salmoriglio sauce

EGGPLANT PARMIGIANA
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, authentic
parmigiano, side of capellini pomodoro

CHICKEN / VEAL PICCATA
Lemon butter, capers, diced tomatoes,
fresh parsley over garlic sautéed spinach

CHICKEN / VEAL MARSALA
Crimini mushrooms, marsala wine,
veal jus over garlic sautéed spinach

CHICKEN / VEAL PARMIGIANA
Fresh mozzarella, marinara, fresh basil
over capellini pasta

*BLACKENED SCOTTISH SALMON
Over linguine with Italian sausage, broccoli,
and vodka tomato cream sauce

*STEAK & WEDGE
Grilled beef tenderloin, crispy onions,
over iceberg wedge with bacon, blue
cheese, diced tomato

ZUPPA DI MARE
Fresh fish with mussels, clams, calamari, shrimp,
scallops, tomato broth, garlic bread

⁙⁙⁙ PIZZA & FLAT BREADS ⁙⁙⁙

MARGHERITA
Tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, fresh basil

PEPPERONI
Pepperoni, tomato sauce, fresh
mozzarella, oregano

FUNGHI
House selection of mushrooms, caramelized
onions, fresh mozzarella, truffle oil

PROSCIUTTO (add 2)
Thinly hand-sliced San Daniele prosciutto,
tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, apple slices,
arugula, grape tomatoes

SMOKED CHICKEN
Grape tomatoes, bacon, feta cheese,
authentic parmigiano dressing

VEGETARIANA
Fresh mozzarella, spinach, mushrooms,
peppers, sundried tomatoes

TUTTO CARNE
Fresh mozzarella, bacon, salami, pepperoni,
green olives, spicy San Marzano tomato sauce

TOMATO MOZZARELLA
Authentic parmigiano, fresh basil, sliced
tomatoes, fresh mozzarella

⁙⁙⁙ PANINI ⁙⁙⁙

ITALIAN SAUSAGE
Peppers, onions and melted
smoked mozzarella and French fries

ITALIAN
Thinly sliced provolone, prosciutto San
Daniele, salami, arugula, tomato, red onion,
and French fries

BLACKENED CHICKEN
Arugula, red onion, tomato, mayo,
and French fries

⁙⁙⁙ INSALATE ⁙⁙⁙

ZUPPA DEL GIORNO
Fresh from chef’s stash!

CHOPPED
Crisp romaine and iceberg, fresh garbanzo
beans, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onion,
feta cheese, Italian vinaigrette

CAESAR
Hearts of romaine, garlic croutons, authentic
parmigiano, classic Caesar dressing

CAPRESE
Vine-ripened tomatoes, fresh mozzarella,
fresh basil, aged balsamic reduction, E.V.O.O.

WEDGE
Fresh iceberg, chopped tomatoes, bacon,
creamy authentic parmigiano dressing,
crumbled gorgonzola cheese

MISTA
Fresh mixed greens, gorgonzola cheese, diced
tomatoes, pine nuts, balsamic vinaigrette

⁙⁙⁙ INSALATE GRANDI ⁙⁙⁙

BABY SPINACH & BLACKENED CHICKEN
Strawberries, dried cranberries, almonds,
sherry vinaigrette, gorgonzola crumbles

LEAN CHICKEN / SHRIMP CAESAR
Hearts of romaine, garlic croutons,
authentic parmigiano, classic Caesar dressing

ITALIAN COBB
Grilled chicken breast, hearts of romaine,
eggs, avocado, prosciutto, tomatoes, pancetta,
gorgonzola crumbles, blue cheese dressing

GRILLED SCOTTISH SALMON
On a bed of mixed greens, diced tomatoes,
feta cheese, tossed with balsamic vinaigrette

⁙⁙⁙ ARTISAN PASTA ⁙⁙⁙


FETTUCCINE ALFREDO
Butter, cream, authentic Parmigiano, nutmeg

RIGATONI SALSICCIA
Italian sausage, roasted red peppers,
spicy tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella

LINGUINE CARBONARA
With applewood smoked bacon, onion,
and peas with cream sauce

CAPELLINI BOLOGNESE
Homemade meat sauce, authentic Parmigiano

CHICKEN/SHRIMP FRA DIAVOLO
Spaghetti, Brandy, marinara, and a touch
of cream

SPAGHETTI & MEATBALLS
Handmade braised meatballs, San Marzano
tomatoes, onions, garlic, fresh herbs

BAKED PENNE
Grilled chicken, blue cheese Alfredo, broccoli,
toasted bread crumbs

LASAGNA COCO PAZZO
Fresh cut pappardelle, Italian cheeses
topped with our signature bolognese sauce

Luciano's Charlotte

Luciano’s Ristorante Italiano is a venerable institution that proudly serves family-style creations inspired by the rich traditions of Naples, the regions of Emilia-Romagna and Northern Italy.