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Sicilian Cafe

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Order for two $11.0
Order for three $14.0
Order for four $17.0
Calamari Originale
A house favorite! Lightly breaded bodies quickly sautéed in olive oil
Mussels or Clams
Choice of succulent shelled mussels or clams, sautéed in garlic and olive oil, accented with red chilies, served on fettuccine pasta
Prawns Scampi
Four, large gulf prawns sautéed in a delicate garlic and white wine cream sauce
Oysters on the Half Shell
Six, fresh pacific coast pearls of the sea served with a champagne vinegar mignonette
Sautéed Mushrooms
Fresh crimini mushrooms sautéed in a savory garlic butter sauce with a touch of beef stock
Quarter Loaf $2.5
Half Loaf $4.0
Whole Loaf $7.0
Garlic Bread
Sourdough French bread topped with garlic, olive oil, parmesan cheese & oregano
Upgrade your dinner salad for a Petite Caesar or a Petite Walnut and Bleu Cheese Salad for $5, or a Petite Caprese for $8
Caesar Salad
Romaine hearts, house croutons, and shredded parmesan cheese, tossed in our Caesar dressing and topped with anchovy fillets
Walnut and Bleu Cheese Salad
Mixed greens tossed in our champagne citrus vinaigrette, with candied walnuts and bleu cheese crumbles
Caprese Salad
Sliced fresh mozzarella and vine ripened tomato drizzled in extra virgin olive oil & topped with basil chiffonade with fresh arugula
Pasta Dinners Include Antipasti. Bread, and your choice of Minestrone Soup or Green Salad
Thin strands topped with our rich, house-made tomato sauce
Choice of four cheese or beef & spinach stuffed pasta squares topped with our house-made tomato sauce
Pasta alla Puttanesca
Spaghettini tossed with tomatoes, olives, garlic, capers & anchovies, topped with a touch of red pepper and parmesan cheese
Butternut Squash Tortellacci
Large rings stuffed with roasted butternut, provolone and caramelized onions, finished with sage brown butter
Baked Lasagna
Layers of pasta, house-made tomato sauce and ricotta, parmesan, romano and mozzarella cheeses
Large pasta tubes stuffed with ricotta cheese and spices, baked in our rich, house-made tomato sauce
Large pasta tubes filled with veal & spinach, baked in tomato sauce and topped with bechamel sauce
Seafood Manicotti
Pasta stuffed with cracked crab, prawns, Italian cheeses & a touch of green onion, in a roasted pepper cream sauce, with sautéed spinach
Fettuccine Alfredo
Ribbons of pasta tossed with a delicious, rich, parmesan and romano cheese cream sauce
Tortellini with Prawn Sauce
Cheese filled pasta rings sautéed in a light white wine, garlic and prawn cream sauce
Dinners Include Antipasti, Bread and Pasta with your choice of Minestrone Soup or Green Salad
Chicken Piccata
Tender breast medallions lightly breaded in seasoned crumbs and sautéed in lemon butter with capers
Chicken Americana
Tender breast medallions breaded in seasoned crumbs, sautéed and topped with prosciutto ham and green onion cream sauce
Veal Scaloppini al Marsala
Milk-fed, tender medallions sautéed with marsala wine, mushrooms and veal stock
Veal Piccata
Milk-fed, tender medallions lightly breaded and sautéed in lemon butter with capers
Veal Parmigiana
Baked cutlet in our house-made tomato sauce topped with parmesan, romano and mozzarella cheeses
Filet Mignon
Bacon-wrapped, ten oz choice cut tenderloin served with fresh sautéed vegetables and fingerling potatoes
Dinners Include Antipasti, Bread and Pasta with your choice of Minestrone Soup or Green Salad
Calamari Originale
A house favorite! Tender bodies lightly breaded in seasoned crumbs and sautéed to perfection
Calamari Supreme
Tender bodies lightly breaded in seasoned crumbs, stuffed with baby clams and baked to perfection
Large sea scallops, pan seared, served upon wild mushroom risotto and finished with saffron cream
Salmon Carbonara
Fresh baked salmon fillet served upon a bed of fettuccine pasta tossed with prosciutto ham in a parmesan & romano cream sauce
Prawns Siciliano
Beautiful, large gulf prawns sautéed to perfection with olive oil, garlic and parsley
Prawns Carbonara
Gulf prawns tossed with fettuccine pasta and prosciutto ham in a parmesan & romano cream sauce
Prawns Scampi
A house favorite! Beautiful, large gulf prawns sautéed in a delicate garlic & white wine cream sauce
USD 16 - USD 29
Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love small places, they make the best food. Looks like a cafe from outside with minimal parking. You walk into a different place all together. The smells alone will let you know, "It was a good decision". Great authentic flavors. Price and portion were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank adriano389
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Truly a surprise. I love Italian food. I could, perhaps, eat nothing but Italian food for the rest of my life, and not feel like I was missing something. Unless it was Chinese hot pot. Or really good Butter Chicken. Or... well, anyway. I am...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank PollyPureheart
Reviewed 8 August 2018

The Sicilian stands alone in Chico. It is a small place with an intimate setting and a friendly vibe. They prepare outstanding food, from pasta dishes to the best veal, as well as the tasty seafood plates. So many favorites that taste so beautiful, especially...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank llascano
Reviewed 30 July 2018

A great place to get Italian food! They have yummy Calimari! Great local,place to go for lunch and dinner

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank huumbug2018
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

This evening we celebrated a family member's birthday. The restaurant needed an air conditioner. It was extremely warm and with the crowd of people added to the heat. My dad's beer was served warm. The food was good but a bit pricey for the main...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank KimberCO1
Reviewed 22 July 2018

This restaurant has been in Chico since I was a kid. At one time they had another location, that was near our work, that we went to for lunch. I have never been to the original location until last night. It's very small, so I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tlbusby
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Sicilian Cafe has a lot of atmosphere. The beautiful mural on the walls almost makes one feel as if they are in a cafe in Sicily. The calamari was excellent. The salad was fresh. We orderd the primavera pasta dish. It contained few vegetables, but...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 958LauraH
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Celebrated Mom's 92 nd birthday here.Had amazing service,excellant food and best time to go is at 5:00 when it is alot slower.The tiramisu was here favorite and she really enjoyed the minestroni soup and lasagna.Highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Lainers60
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We went last night to celebrate my wife's birthday. Sat back on the patio. She had Prawns Carbonara and bean and sausage soup. I had the special, proscuitto wrapped salmon with asparagus and risotto, with a house salad. Everything was delicious, service was good, had...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Walter S
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Ther service was a bit on the slow side but the food was great and the staff did stop by often. Well worth a visit

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank bsrreno
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Marian E
10 June 2018|
Response from jim23Chico | Property representative |
Hi Marian, At this time we serve Wine and Beer only. Thank you!
18 January 2016|
Response from debcan282015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a great wine list. .
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