The Capriccio Restaurant in Temple Fortune is one of the area's longest established Italian restaurants. It is a family-run establishment where the chef has a
passion for food that is evident in the mouthwatering dishes on offer.
It is a wonderful venue for lunch or dinner
or for that special family celebration.
As well as having an extensive a la carte
menu, the Capriccio also offers two-course set
lunch menus at £13.90 and three-course set lunches at £15.90. The lunches are available Tuesdays to
Saturdays with a choice of over 10 starters and
main courses, including daily specials.
The Capriccio also offers a three-course set
dinner menu at £25.50, with a choice of over
20 starters and 20 main courses. This is
available Tuesdays to Fridays and Sunday. There is also a very popular three-course
Sunday lunch menu at £22.50. All the set menus offer a variety of dishes
and are excellent value for money.
The restaurant manager will welcome you and ensure you receive a warm, friendly and inviting service.
Customers can soak in the buzzing
atmosphere and order seasonal dishes from
the chef's specials as well as more traditional
delights from the a la carte menu, such as panfried goat's cheese with baby spinach salad
and shallots vinaigrette, or pan-fried fois gras
on a bed of brioche served with a light port
You can also try a number of fresh pasta
dishes such as linguine with lobster. These can
be followed by veal cutlet with fresh
asparagus or Dutch calves liver with soft
The many fish dishes include fresh grilled
tuna steak on a bed of rocket topped with
diced tomatoes with a balsamic vinegar
dressing, or Dover sole - always available and
cooked to your choice.
All desserts, such as the classic tiramisu or
the wonderfully creamy and light pannacotta
with wild berries, are home-made.
The Capriccio has an excellent wine list
with a variety of Italian wines as well as some international wines, with a selection of
reasonably priced house wines which are also
available by the glass.
The Capriccio Restaurant is a great place
for families or for a relaxing romantic dinner. It has first class food and a lovely and welcoming atmosphere, and is definitely worth a visit.