Houston Restaurant Weeks is the largest annual fundraiser for The Houston Food Bank. Last year, 250 participating restaurants and partners raised over 2 million dollars to help feed our city’s hungry! This year, we are at it again! Pasta E Pesto is proud to partner with 260 other local restaurants to help The Houston Food Bank!
We are proud to introduce our 4 course, authentic Italian dining experience with all scratch made dishes. Please allow up to an hour and a half for service of The Houston Restaurant Weeks menu:
1st course (Antipasta) choice of:
BRUSCHETTA CON PESTO E GAMBERI
(sauteed shrimp atop Genovese Pesto covered crostini)
FUNGHI RIPIENI (V)
Mushrooms stuffed with cheeses, spices and sun-dried tomatoes topped with melted mozzarella and butter
PIATTO DI SALUMI E FORMAGGIO CON FOCACCIA
Sliced Italian cold cuts and Asiago served with home-made Rosemary and extra virgin olive oil Focaccia
2nd (Primo) Choice of:
RAVIOLI ALLA VODKA (V)
Home-made 4 cheese ravioli in a Vodka cream sauce
GNOCCHI CON CREMA DI GORGONZOLA E PANCETTA
Home-made gnocchi (4oz) with Pancetta in a Gorgonzola cream sauce
LASAGNE BIANCHE ALLE ZUCCHINE
Lasagna with zucchini, bacon and ham in a Bechamel sauce
3RD (Secondo) Choice of:
POLLO ALLA PANNA
Breaded chicken breast (8oz.) served in a butter, white wine cream sauce with your choice of grilled asparagus or salad
PICATTA DI VITELLO
Breaded tender veal sautéed in a lemon- white wine sauce topped with onions and capers served with your choice of grilled asparagus or salad
MELANZANA ALLA PARMIGIANA (V)
Breaded and fried eggplant topped with a rich tomato sauce and melted mozzarella served with your choice of grilled asparagus or a salad
4th (Dolce) Choice of:
PANNA COTTA CON SALSA ALLA NOCCIOLA (V) (GF)
Italian cream pudding topped with mixed Nutella cream sauce.
FRAGOLE CON CREMA AL MASCARPONE (V) (GF)
Fresh strawberries mixed with sweetened mascarpone topped with home made whipped cream
CHEESECAKE ALL’ AMARETTO (V)
Homemade cheese cake with cream cheese and Amaretto topped with nuts.
Pasta e Pesto will donate $5 to the Houston Food Bank from each $35 HRW sold.
Food bank will generate 15 meals from this donation. Thank you for dining with us!
Tax & gratuity are not included.