Casa Nostra in Christchurch City Menu

Garlic Bread
Melted homemade garlic butter on ciabatta, topped off with parmesan cheese
Traditional Tuscan flat bread topped with fennel, anchovies & mozzarella cheese
Pane Cafone
Artisan bread filled mediterranean style, served with E.V.O.O and balsamic vinegar
Pate Della Casa
Homemade chicken liver pate with port, brandy & red onion confit
Gamberoni Alla Griglia
Butterflied prawns served with roasted garlic & herb sauce
Olive Siciliane
An assortment of Sicilian green olives, roasted almonds, pecorino cheese & grissini
Cozze Pepate
Mussels served in a garlic, white wine, cracked pepper & parsley broth with fresh ciabatta bread
Portobello Polenta
Grilled polenta with field mushrooms, ricotta & pesto
Proscuitto Mare & Monte
Parma ham wrapped around seasonal fruit served with tomatoes, buffalo mozzarella & prawns
Piatto Bruschetta
Ask the staff for our trio of the day
Mozza Chips
Crumbed mozzarella with tomato sugo
Insalata Calamari
Grilled squid with chorizo sausage, beans & mixed greens
Porcini mushrooms with arborio rice, proscuitto & served with aioli
Calamari Fritti
Squid rings dusted in semolina & fried, served with aioli & lemon rocket salad
Perfect for sharing!
A taste of Italy with a selection of mixed cured meats, pickles, Italian cheeses, olives, smoked salmon, a bit of this & a bit of that
Seasonal vegetable soup with basil & grilled bread
Brodetto Ligure
A fresh mix of seafood in a tomato broth
Buffalo mozzarella, fresh tomatoes & basil
Panzanella $17.00
Add Grilled Chicken
Rustic Italian tomatoes, cucumber, red onions, fresh basil, red capsicum with crispy grilled bread & red wine vinaigrette
Tossed with rucola, hazelnuts, crumbed goats cheese & drizzled with a balsamic dressing
Shoestring Fries
With aioli or tomato sugo
Polenta Chips
Chunky polenta fried & served with aioli
Served with pears, parmesan & white balsamic dressing
Mixed Leaves
With tomatoes, cucumber, olives & avocado
Lightly tossed with crushed garlic & olive oil
Pomodoro, buffalo mozzarella, basil & E.V.O.O
Pomodoro, zucchini, peas, ricotta, spinach, eggplant, sprinkled with dill
Pomodoro sugo, mozzarella, capers, smoked salmon, red onion & mascarpone cheese
Chicken meatballs, eggplant, pecorina cheese, zucchini, rucola & cherry tomatoes
Homemade sausage meat, capsicums, mushrooms & olives
Roast lamb, potatoes, leaks, mozzarella & pancetta
Mozzarella, mortadella, Italian salami, proscuitto & parmesan cheese
Pesto, chicken, pinenuts, mozzarella, tomatoes & parmesan cheese
11 Bello
Fior di latte, rucola, cherry tomatoes, proscuitto & grana cheese
Pomodoro, mozzarella, chili prawns, squid, sundried tomatoes, pangrattato & salsa verde
Eggplant, zucchini, leeks, chilli, basil & tomato sugo
Peas, ricotta, bocconcini, fresh mint, sea salt & ground pepper
Bambini (kids)
Cheese, ham, pineapple & pomodoro sauce - or - cheese, fresh basil & pomodoro sauce
Tordelle Di Carne
Handicrafted ravioli filled with chicken, pork, beef & silverbeet served in a bolognese sauce
Ravioli Di Pesce
Hand-filled ravioli stuffed with prawns, crabmeat & smoked salmon in a creamy grilled pepper sauce
Ravioli Di Zucca
Homemade pumpkin ravioli in a light sage sauce topped with pine nuts
Gnocchi Di Patate
Handmade potato gnocchi with your choice of either a rich gorgonzola sauce -or -a fresh tomato & basil sauce
Carbonara Modo Mio
Penne with pancetta, red onion, a little chilli in a traditional carbonara sauce
Handmade spinach fettuccine with a classico ragu sauce
Kalamata olives, anchovies, capers, basil, chili, garlic in a pomodoro sugo
Fettuccine con Pancetta
Taleggio, cream, crispy pancetta, cauliflower, rocket & pangratto
Fettuccine Con Polpette
Homemade Italian fettuccine pasta with chicken meatballs in a fresh tomato -or - basil pesto sauce
Linguine Pescatore
With mussels, clams, prawns & scallops cooked with garlic, parsley, white wine & a touch of napoli sauce
Lasagne Di Mamma Alda
Thin layers of pasta, basil, bechamel, beef, napoli sauce, ham & melted cheese
Cannelloni Piemonte
Spinach & ricotta rolled in handmade pasta sheets & baked in a napoli sauce
Eggplant Parmigiana
Sliced eggplant topped with tomato sauce, basil & bocconcini cheese
Bambini (kids)
Spaghetti - or - penne with a choice of bolognese sauce & napoli sauce - or - burro e formaggio
Risotto Pesce
Seafood risotto tossed with prawns, scallops, mussels, white wine & fresh Italian parsley
Risotto Verdure
Arborio rice, green beans, peas, spring onions, zucchini, spinach & fresh mint
Veal Portafoglio
Crumbed veal scallopine served with mozzarella, proscuitto & red pepper salsa
Vitello Al Marsala
Veal scallopine with sliced field mushrooms & marsala wine sauce
Chicken Parmigiana
Crumbed chicken breast topped with our fresh pomodoro sauce & melted mozzarella cheese
Spiedini Di Pollo
Free range chicken breast with courgettes, capsicums on skewers in a hot arrabiata sauce served on crostini, mixed leaves & a squeeze of fresh lemon juice
The best roast pork loin with caramelised pears, broccoli, pancetta & almonds
Braised lamb shank in a chianti vino sauce on a potato mash
Bistecca (400g)
Grilled sirloin steak served with your choice of brandy & green peppercorn, mushroom - or - gorgonzola sauce
Filetto Di Manzo (300g)
Grilled fillet steak served with your choice of brandy & green peppercorn, mushroom - or - gorgonzola sauce
Fritto Misto
Crispy fried calamari, prawns, fish fillet & scallops served with lemon mayo aioli
Gamberoni Alla Griglia
Butterflied prawns served with roasted garlic & herb sauce
Pesce Del Giorno
Ask your waiter for details, price varies
Dolce Del Duca
Our own handcrafted Tiramisu
Panna Cotta Al Miele
Honey panna cotta with sticky vincotto
Coppa Pigiama
Fresh fruit served with caramel custard, gelato & cherries
Cassata Napoli
A traditional three tiered Italian gelato served with fresh fruit
A hot chocolate fondant cake served with vanilla gelato & chocolate sauce
Lemon Tart
A homemade lemon tart served with vanilla mascarpone gelato & berry sauce
Served with a shot of espresso & vanilla gelato. Add $4 for a dash of your favourite liqueur
Bambini (kids)
Two scoops of vanilla gelato with a choice of chocolate - or - berry sauce

We make every attempt to keep menus up to date, but prices and items are subject to change without notice. This menu is to be used as a guide only.

We are a new Italian restaurant focusing on homemade Italian Cuisine. Open 7 days a week from 5pm until late and takeaways available.

Nearby Italian restaurants

Name Cuisines
Memphis Belle Pizzeria Pizza, Pizza & Pasta, European, Italian
Native Thai Restaurant & Cafe Christchurch Bar, Pizza, Pub Food, Thai, Cafe Food, Indian, Italian
Pasta Vera Pizza & Pasta, Italian
Papas Pizza Pizza, Cake Shop, Bakery, Italian
Portofino Italian Restaurant Gluten Free, Pizza, Vegetarian, Pizza & Pasta, Italian

Below you'll find samples from menus of places nearby.

Nearby sample menus

Sydenham Bakery (sample menu)
Peppered Steak N/A
Vension Portbello N/A
Beef, Bacon & Beer N/A
Chicken N/A
Lamb & Kumara N/A
Brocolli & Mushroom
Beef Chilli N/A
Chicken & Cranberry N/A
Clean Here for the full menu for Sydenham Bakery
Sai tandoor Indian takeaway (sample)
Chicken Kadai $16.99
Fish Tikka Masala
Fish fillets cooke in with brown onion, tomatoes and ginger with freshly grounded spices.
Keema Naan $5.50
Garlic Chicken Curry □ •
Boneless chicken cooked in red gravy with garlic and spring onions.
Lamb Tikka Masala
Cooked in mild delicately spiced, added with grated tomatoes & onion.
Cheese Chilli □ •
Cottage Cheese cooked in tawa with capsicum, onion and spices.
Vegetable Samosas
Flaky pastry filled with mashed potatoes, peas and cumin seeds. (2pcs) □
Paneer Kulcha $4.99
Clean Here for the full menu for Sai tandoor Indian takeaway
Claude's Kitchen (sample)
w a fruit situation & yoggy/milk
Paul-Made Hummus
w/ Avocado Toast Lemon, Tom's Dukkah & Spinach
Corn Chips, Saucy Beans, Avo, Salsa, Vegan Tastiness
Toasted Sammy
2 Fillings. Extras 50c
Corn Fritters
w/ Bacon, Cream Cheese & Maple or Relish
Creamy Mushrooms
w/ Spinach & Relish
Eggs & Toast w/ Bacon $14
Bacon & Maple, Berries & Cream
Clean Here for the full menu for Claude's Kitchen
Fendalton Takeaways (sample)
Crispy lentil wafers roasted in tandoor
Paneer Shimla Mirch
Homemade cheese cooked with capsicum, onion, tomato & spices, garnished with coriander
Marinated meat pieces cooked with large chunks of onion & mushroom, topped with ginger, garlic & spices, garnished with coriander
The Mughal's, connoisseurs of foods described this mixture of cream & masala, tossed with cashew nuts, garnished with almonds & raisins, leaves an unforgettable taste in your mouth
Rogan Josh
An exotic Kashmiri speciality, meat cooked with cardamom, clove, cinnamon & yoghurt mixed together in onion & tomato based sauce, garnished with coriander
Marinated meat pieces cooked with capsicum, tomato, onion & spices in tomato based sauce, garnished with coriander
Butter Chicken (Everybody Loves Butter Chicken)
Chunkey chicken pieces grilled in tandoor, mixed in creamy sauce, crushed cashew nuts, butter & spices
Chicken Naan
Tandoori chicken filling
Clean Here for the full menu for Fendalton Takeaways
Oddfellows Cafe (sample)
- Cheddar, red onion and fresh basil $9.50
Free range eggs on toast $10.50
Eggs benedict on an English muffin $17.50
Oddfellow’s muesli and fruit $12.00
Portobello mushrooms on ciabatta with fresh thyme and lemon $14.50
Daily Kitchen specials See board
Toasted sandwiches
we only use free range eggs and chicken.
Clean Here for the full menu for Oddfellows Cafe

Nearby restaurants

Name Cuisines
The Village Inn, Sumner Brunch, Breakfast, Pizza & Pasta, Sandwiches, Seafood
Sydenham Bakery Bakery
Orange House Chinese
Springs Rd Takeaways Takeaway Food, Chinese
Templeton Takeaways Asian, Takeaway Food, Chinese, Fast Food
Edendale Cafe and Events Cafe Food
Cashel Fish and Chip Fish & Chips, Seafood
Wok Inn Chinese Takeaways Asian, Chinese, Fast Food

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Restaurant Details

Christchurch City
Table Service
2 Waterman Place, Woolston, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8023, New Zealand
Wheelchair accessible, Reservations, Waitstaff, Takeout, Cash, Groups, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Child-friendly, Full Bar
Gluten Free, Pizza, Vegetarian, Italian
Casa Nostra Christchurch City Menu

Opening Hours

Monday: 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Tuesday: 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Wednesday: 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Thursday: 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Friday: 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Saturday: 5:00 – 10:00 PM, Sunday: 5:00 – 10:00 PM