SMALL PLATES Focaccia with sundried tomatoes dip. Trio Med Taste marinated warm olives, Hummus and Feta-tomato salad. Spinach and Artichoke Dip tomato chunks, sour cream and corn tortilla chips. Quinotto creamy quinoa with mixed mushrooms and truffle oil. Salmon Crispy Mini Tacos salmon tartare, avocado and sesame seeds. Tuna PizzetaCarpaccio arugula, wasabi, mango, soy sesame ponzu pizza and peanuts. Beets Gnocchi with creamy goat cheese. Eggplant and Zucchini Involtini with spinach and ricotta over tomato sauce. Mac & Cheese with bread crumbs and parmesan au gratin.
SOUPS Chick PeasSoup with poached egg. Onions Soup.
SALADS Spinach-Quinoa Salad goat cheese, golden and red beets, sunflower seeds with lemon-balsamic dressing. Caesar Salad romaine lettuce with garlic-cheese croutons, fakon and parmesan shaves. Kale Salad, blood orange, chickpeas and crispy rice noodles with peanuts vinaigrette. Pear and Parmesan Salad arugula, parmesan shaves and roasted almonds over Asian pear carpaccio, with honey mustard dressing. Caribbean Salad mix greens, smoked salmon, mango dices, with crispy leek and passion fruit vinaigrette.
FROM THE WOOD Pizza RustiKo tuna tartare, avocado, enoki mushrooms, pico de gallo, and a touch of sesame oil. Mushrooms Pizza mixed mushrooms, mozzarella, creamy base, and a drizzle of truffle oil. Eggs and Spinach Pizza with creamy-tomato sauce, mozzarella and over easy egg. Smoked Caprese Pizza with Roasted tomatoes, smoked Gouda and fresh basil. Beets and Goat Cheese Pizza with roasted pepper and pesto sauce.
LARGE PLATES Pumpkin Ravioli homemade pasta in a creamy smoked cheese sauce with pine nuts and touch of cinnamon. Pappardelle Truffle homemade pasta, mixed mushrooms with a touch of truffle oil and parmesan shaves. Panzerotti Emmental homemade pasta, roasted leeks with mushrooms and emmental in a red wine reduction creamy sauce. Carrot Gnocchi homemade pasta, roasted tomato marinara, sundried tomatoes creamy sauce. Green Fettuccine with artichoke, spinach, zucchini, petit pois and parmesan shaves. Salmon Risotto baby zucchini, diced salmon and creamy tomato sauce. Salmon in Crosta with mushrooms mix croast over fettuccini Alfredo. Tuna Steak seared rare, lentil salad with tomatoes, cilantro and basil with eggplant puree. Grouper Papillote slow cooked with potatoes, leeks and olives, with cured lemons and sundried tomato confit.
Florida’s wide array of delectable cuisine speaks to the sophisticated palates of food-savvy residents and visitors alike. Rustiko, although quite new, has gained a reputation for its exquisite flavors, aromas and ambiance that makes for an unforgettable experience. With presentation, texture and taste in mind, not a sense is left out of the experience when dining at Rustiko. The elegant tiled floors, vines hanging along the walls, and wood grain finishes enhance the feeling as though you’ve hopped on a plane to Italy.
True to the Italian region, you’ll find a variety of pastas and pizzas done to perfection on the menu. With small plate options, you’ll get to try an assortment of creations. While you’re there, be sure to try some of the creatively inspired dishes that take familiar ingredients to new heights such as the Quinotto, which is creamy quinoa with mixed mushrooms seasoned with truffle oil, Pumpkin Ravioli; homemade pasta in a creamy smoked cheese sauce with pine nuts and a touch of cinnamon, Beet Gnocchi with creamy goat cheese, and Tequenos; flaky dough with ooey gooey cheese served with a guava sauce for dipping, just to name a few. For the health conscious, your palette can be equally thrilled by their fabulous spinach quinoa salad or tuna steak entrée. Plus, none of their dishes are fried!
Save room for dessert and drinks for an even more elemental oomph. Just one bite of the Nutella pizza, coconut tres leches or oreo cheesecake will heighten your enjoyment. Rustiko has created a twist on the traditional drink menu by serving sangria in chilled mugs, sake and tea infused mojitos and a complete wine selection. The relaxed atmosphere that extends into the late hours makes Rustiko a great choice for a Saturday night.
This is simple, rustic, Italian cooking at its very best, and one of the most charming environments you can eat in in. Great food, great service and great ambiance combined will ensure that Rustiko is one of your new favorite spots for your next great meal!
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