, the new Italian restaurant from chef Vito Racanelli Jr.
(Onesto Pizza and Trattoria
, the late Big V's Burger Joint
), will open its doors at 8000 Carondelet Avenue in Clayton at 11 a.m. tomorrow, May 10.
The lunch menu
offers pizzas, panini and a few entrées (whole wheat lasagna, a rib eye). The dinner menu
includes some intriguing dishes: Pacific swordfish carpaccio and tripe (both starters); fettuccine with braised rabbit; lamb meatballs.
According to the Mad Tomato website, the restaurant is open 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday and 5 p.m.-10 p.m. Saturday. Watch this space for a more in-depth "First Look" at the restaurant soon!