Mario's Restaurant

Welcome to Mario's Swindon - Old Town's oldest and finest Italian / Sicilian Trattoria Restaurant.

Come and say Ciao! and enjoy superb Italian and Sicilian food and wine in a warm and friendly cellar atmosphere.

Children welcome / child portions available.

2022 - Mario's 50th year anniversary.

EXCITING NEWS

UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP

WE ARE OPEN

WE VERY MUCH LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU ALL ONCE AGAIN VERY SOON.

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Mario's Restaurant
7 Wood Street,
Old Town,
Swindon
SN1 4AN

TEL: 01793531556

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Marios Menu's

Click on the menus below to see what Mario's have to offer!

> Starters

Bread and Olives £6.50

Garlic Bread £7.50
Pizza base with Garlic & Dried Rosemary

Garlic Bread Cheese £7.95
Pizza base with Galbani Mozzarella

Bruschetta Romana £6.95
Chopped Vine Tomatoes with Fresh Garlic & Basil with Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Tris di Bruschetta £7.95
Toasted Bread with 3 different toppings -
Diced Tomatoes and Basil, Creamy Chicken and Mushroom or Peppers and Mozzarella

Mozzarella Caprese £9.95
Fresh Buffalo Mozzarella served with sliced Vine Tomatoes and fresh Basil drizzled with Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Parmegiana di Melanzane £8.95
Deep Fried Aubergine layered with plum Tomato Sauce with fresh Herbs and Galbani Mozzarella

Funghi Al Gorgonzola £7.95
Sauted chunky Mushrooms served with a creamy Gorgonzola sauce

Anitpasto Classico £10.95
Mixed Cured Italian Salami and Parma Ham, Cheese with grilled Vegetables and Olives

Asparigi Alla Mantovana £9.95
Steamed Asparagus wrapped in Parma Ham and breadcrumbs and deep fried, served with cheesy sauce.

Avocado Diverso £11.95
Served with Prawn Cocktail and Smoked Salmon and a squeeze of fresh lemon

Pate Classico £7.95
Classic Chicken Pate served with Toasted Italian Bread and Caramelised Red Onions

Calamari Fritti £9.95
Deep Fried Calamari in Breadcrumbs, served with Garlic Mayonnaise and garnished with mixed Leaf Salad

Pesciolini £7.95
Deep Fried White Bait in Breadcrumbs, served with Garlic Mayonniase and garnished with mixed Leaf Salad

Carpaccio Di Manzo £13.95
Thinly sliced aged Beef Fillet marinated in a Lemon Dressing, served with Rocket Salad and Parmesan Flakes




ALLERGY WARNING:
Please note that some of our meals contain allergens.

Please advise our staff of such allergies to avoid being served food that may cause discomfort.

> Pasta

Spaghetti Alla Carbonara £12.95
Spaghetti with Leeks, Bacon, Egg Yolk, Parmesan and creamy sauce

Spaghetti Bolognese £12.95
Spaghetti with classic slow cooked Beef with Tomato sauce, Red Wine and Bay Lead

Linguine Marinar £14.95
Linguine with Garlic, Parsley, Mixed Seafood in White Wine and Tomato sauce

Penne Primavera Vegetarian £12.95
Penne with Leeks, Peas, Courgettes, Asparagus, Tarragon and a touch of cream

Rigatoni Caruso £14.95
Short tubular Pasta with Leeks, Smoked Salmon, King Prawns, Tarragon, Parsley, White Wine and a touch of cream

Tagliatelle Norcina £13.95
Long Ribbon Fresh Egg Pasta with Porcini Mushrooms, Leeks, Italian Sausages, Truffle and creamy sauce

Gnocchi 4 Formaggi £13.95
Potato Dumpling in a four cheese sauce with walnuts

Gnocchi Colosseo £14.95
Potato Dumpling with Chicken, Mushroom, Onion, Fresh Parsley, Mozzarella in a pink sauce

Tagliatelle al Salmone £14.50
Long Ribbon Fresh Egg Pasta with Leeks, Smoked Salmon, Tarragon, White Wine and pink sauce

Lasagna Classica £13.95
Classic Tradizionale oven baked Beef Lasagna

Cannelloni Excelsior £13.95
Oven Baked Rouled Fresh Egg Pasta, stuff with Spinach, Ricotta Cheese, topped with Plum Tomato sauce and a touch of cream

Risotto Funghi e Tartufo £13.95
Risotto with Mushroom, Truffle, White Wine and finished with Parmesan Cheese and Butter

Risotto Marinara £14.95
Classic Seafood Risotto with Garlic, Parsley and a touch of tomato sauce




ALLERGY WARNING:
Please note that some of our meals contain allergens.

Please advise our staff of such allergies to avoid being served food that may cause discomfort.

> Meat

Pollo Milanese £16.95
Pan Fried Chicken Scallops in Breadcrumbs, served with Spaghetti Napolitana and mixed Leaf Salad

Pollo Alla Cacciatora £16.95
Pan Fried Chicken Breast cooked with Mushrooms, Olives, Leeks, Herbs, White Wine and Tomato sauce

Pollo Principessa £16.95
Pan Fried Chicken Breast with a creamy sauce made with Asparagus, Leeks, Mushrooms, Tarragon and White Wine

Vitello Saltimbocca £18.95
Pan Fried Veal Scallops topped with Sage and Parma Ham, cooked in a White Wine and Butter sauce

Vitello Con Funghi Selvetici £19.95
Pan Fried Veal Scallops cooked with White Wine, Fresh Herbs, Wild Mushrooms and Butter sauce

Medaglione al Gorgonzola £19.95
8oz Mini Fillet of Beef, served in a Gorgonzola sauce

Bistecca Pepe £19.95
8oz Grilled Sirloin Steak, served with Brandy and Green Peppercorn sauce

Bistecca Dijon £19.95
Grilled, Aged Sirloin Steak, served with sweet Mustard and creamy Mushroom sauce

Agnello Toscana £21.95
Grilled Lamb Rump Steaks, served with sun dried Tomatoes, Olives, Thyme and Red Wine sauce

Porchetta Romana £17.95
Italian style slow cooked rolled Pork Belly stuffed with herbs and garnished with a Brandy Gravy

Filetto al Pepe £27.95
8oz Angus Fillet Steak, served with Brandy Peppercorn sauce

Filetto Alpina £27.95
Grilled 8oz Angus Beef Fillet, served with mixed Wild Mushrooms and reduced cream sauce

Filetto Rossini £27.95
Steak grilled 8oz Angus Beef Fillet, served covered with Pate and topped with Madeira sauce



All meat dishes served with vegetables of the day




ALLERGY WARNING:
Please note that some of our meals contain allergens.

Please advise our staff of such allergies to avoid being served food that may cause discomfort.

> Pesce (Fish)

Zupetta di Pescatrice £19.95
Monk Fish, Prawns, Squid and Mussels in a rich sauce with Garlic and Herbs, served with toasted Bread

Salmone Provenzale £19.95
Pan Fried Salmon Fillet cooked with Olives, Capres, Garlic, Herbs and White Wine and Tomato sauce

Pesce Spada al Limone £22.00
Pan Fried Sword in Lemon Sauce

Spigola al Guazzetto di Gamberi £22.95
Pan Fried Sea Bass cooked in a Prawn Coulis




ALLERGY WARNING:
Please note that some of our meals contain allergens.

Please advise our staff of such allergies to avoid being served food that may cause discomfort.

> Insalate (Salad)

Insalatona Di Pollo £10.95
Mixed Leaf Salad, Grilled Chicken, Mustard Dressing, Parmesan Shavings and Bread Croutons

Insalata Mediterranea £7.50
Mixed Leaf Salad, Grilled Vegetables, sun dried Tomatoes, Olives, Bread Croutons with Balsamic and Extra Virgin Olive Oil dressing and hard boiled Egg




ALLERGY WARNING:
Please note that some of our meals contain allergens.

Please advise our staff of such allergies to avoid being served food that may cause discomfort.

> Sides and Side Salads

Rucola & Parmigiano £6.50
Rocket and Parmesan Shavings

Insalata Verde £5.50
Green Salad

Insalata Mixed £5.50
Mixed Salad

Insalata Pomadori e Cipolle £5.50
Red Onions, Tomato and Basil

Patate Arrosto £4.50

Spinach Burro e Aglio £6.50

Broccoli e Carote Salati £4.50

Chips £4.50




ALLERGY WARNING:
Please note that some of our meals contain allergens.

Please advise our staff of such allergies to avoid being served food that may cause discomfort.

> Pizza

Margherita £11.00
Tomato, Mozzarella Cheese and Basil

Pizza Parma £13.95
Tomato, Mozzarella Cheese, Rocket, Parma Ham and Parmesan Shavings

Vegetariana £13.95
Tomato, Mozzarella Cheese, Mushrooms, Red Onions, Peppers and Artichokes

Pepperoni Pizza £12.95
Tomato, Mozzarella Cheese, Pepperoni and Salami

La Diavola £13.95
Tomato, Mozzarella Cheese, Pepperoni, Red Onions and Chilli flakes

Capriciosa £13.95
Tomato, Mozzarella Cheese, Artichoke, Ham, Mushrooms and Black Olives

Fiorentina £13.95
Tomato, Mozzarella Cheese, Spinach and Egg

Tuna Pizza £13.95
Tuna, Red Onion, Garlic, Jalepenos

Meaty Pizza £14.95
Salami, Nduja, Chicken and Oregano




ALLERGY WARNING:
Please note that some of our meals contain allergens.

Please advise our staff of such allergies to avoid being served food that may cause discomfort.

> Wine List

White Wines

House White - Ca' di Ponit Catarratto Sicily £5.50/£7.50/£22.00
Catarratto is one of Sicily's most planted white varieties. This is a deliciously zesty white with hints of tropical fruit

Norte Chico Sauvignon Blanc, Chile £6.00/£8.00/£24.00
A fresh, crisp Sauvignon with gooseberry and citrus fruit flavours

Allamanda Pinot Grigio £6.00/£8.50/£24.00
A smooth, light Pinot Grigio with floral aromas and delicate lemony fruit

L'Or di Sud Chardonnay, France £6.00/£8.50/£25.00
A wonderfully aromatic nose of peaches and apricots. Intense flavours of white stone fruit and flowers with a hint of sweetness on the clean, fresh finish

Altopiano Trebbuano d'Abruzzo £28.00
A zingy fresh Trebbiano from sun-drenched slopes in Abruzzo.Vibrant citrus flavours, good weight and a fresh clean finish, Perfect with seafood

Miopasso Fiano, Sicily £32.00
A bright, floral wine with aromas of lemon and honeysuckle. Good weight in the mouth with orchard fruits and a fresh long finish

Pecorino Contesa Caparrone £32.00
Delivcate floral and stone fruit aromas lead to a palate with fresh peach notes backed by a textural minerality and crisp acidity

Gavi 'La Battisana' £34.00
A fresh vibrant wine with citrus fruit produced from the Cortese grape. Well-rounded with good weight and a clean, crisp finish

Bottega Vinai Trentino Sauvignon Blanc £34.00
A soft, enticing Sauvignon from North-East Italy. Herbaceous and mineral notes with crisp citrus and tropical fruit, an attractive texture and depth. An elegant food-friendly Sauvignon

Montressor Lugana £36.00
An elegant appealing white made from Turbiana (Trebbiano) grown near the shores of Lake Garda. Aromas of whiteflower and tropical fruit, flavours of lemon and peach with a hint of almond on the finish

Villa Raiano Falnghina £38.00
Villa Raiano is a family-owned vineyard at 400m near San Michelle di Serino. Falanghina is a local grape variety with white stone fruit aromas. Notes of mineral notes and honey on the crisp finish


Rose Wines

Ancora Chairetto Rose £5.50/£7.50/£21.00
Light, refreshing made from the Barbera grape. Pale strawberry in colour with bright red berry fruit

Allamanda Pinot Grigio Rose £6.00/£8.50/£24.00
A Pinot Grigio made with a touch of Pinot Noir adding depth to this light and refreshing style with subtle cherry and summer fruit flavours

Burlesque White Zinfandel, USA £7.00/£9.50/£28.00
Deliciously juicy with bright strawberry fruit and a hint of sweetness


Red Wines

House Red - Ancora Sangiovese £5.50/£7.50/£22.00
A smooth and fruity wine from Puglia in the south of Italy. Easy drinking with black cherry fruit and a smooth finish

Norte Chico Merlot, Chile £6.50/£8.00/£24.00
A soft easy-drinking fruity Merlot with vibrant red berry aromas, ripe plum flavours and a hint of chocolate

Ancora Montepulciano £6.50/£8.00/£24.00
Notes of black pepper on the nose with flavours of forest fruits and spice. A medium bodied well-balanced wine benefiting from brief oak ageing

Miopasso Nero d'Avola, Sicily £7.50/£9.50/£30.00
Made using the passito method where around a quarter of the grapes are dried in the sun to add an additional layer of complexity to this rich full-bodied red. Spicy cherry and damson aromas, ripe plum flavours and soft tannins

Uggiano Chianti Reserva La Scoperta £32.00
A fruit-forward Chianti with a good maturity and a touch of spice. Plum, blackcurrant and black cherry fruits with a hint of spice. An easy drinking traditional style

Manzanos Rioja Crianza, Spain £34.00
A modern stylle of Rioha from this leading family producer. Packed with pure red berry fruit balanced by vanilla oak and a hint of spice

Casato di Melzi Salice Salentino Riserva £34.00
A smooth full red from the sun-drenched south of Italy. A rich raisiny nose with concentrated intense ripe fruit and hints of kirsch and mocha

Manduria Primitivo Lirica £40.00
Maduria in uglia is the home of Primitivo where this wine is made from old bush vines. Ripe dark fruits and a hint of spice. Round and smooth with balancing freshness

Olim Bauda Barbera d'Asti La Villa £40.00
A smooth fruity Barbera made by three siblings. Concentrated rated red berry fruits on the nose and full rich fruit in the mouth with a long smooth finish

Riondo Amarone della Valpolicella £65.00
An approachable, rich, full Amarone made with dried grapes giving intense fruit concentration. Black cherry, plum and spicy dried fruit with hints of vanilla and a juicy, moreish finish

Poderi Colla Barolo Bussia, Dardi Le Rose £85.00
Poderi Colla is an excellent producer respecting the traditions of the region. The wine has intense fruit aroma and a perfect balance of savoury fruit and acidity. A powerful wine, the finish lingers with supple tannins enabling the wine to perfectly accompany food


Sparkling Wine

Ponte di Rialto Prosecco £7.50/£8.50/£30.00
A lively, crisp Italian sparkling wine which is aromatic and fresh with light apple and pear flavours and a floral hint. It has a dry, wonderfully refreshing finish

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