Cooking with love

Cucina di Paolo!

Hello Our Loyal Customers!  We just want to let you know that it time for our annual vacation break and we will be closing from March 11th and will return March 29th. As always, we wish to thank you for your continued support and truly do appreciate you!

Paul and Mary Jean


Weekly Specials


Phone: (208) 345-7150


1504 Vista Ave.

(Between Kootenai & Overland

Boise, Idaho 83706 USA



Tues.-Friday 11am-7pm

Sat. 12pm-6pm

Closed on Sunday and Monday

Weekly Specials:
The following 8 items are  time tested specials that we have on a regular basis.
*Chicken Fior: A breast of chicken stuffed with proscuitto, spinach and mozzarella and served over pasta with a tomato ragu.
*Chicken Parmigianna: Parmesan crusted chicken medallions served over pasta with tomato ragu.
*3 Sausage Fettucine: Three different sausages combined in our house made tomato ragu simmered slowly and served over eggwide fettucine.
*Chipotle Meatloaf: Either in a dinner form with Potatoes Au Gratin or in a sandwich form. Either way--you win!
*Eggplant Parmiagianna: Parmesan crusted eggplant served over pasta with tomato ragu.
*Baked Mac and Cheese: Tender Ziti Pasta in our 4 cheese sauce baked slowly! Yes!
*Chicken Penne Gorgonzola: Tender morsels of chicken in a creamy gorgonzola cheese sauce with penne pasta.
*Espresso-Cocoa Rubbed Pork Tenderloin With Wild Mushroom Demi-Glace and Potatoes Au Gratin 
*Quiche du Jour: Blue Crab with Avocado and Tomato or Rueben                                                                      
  **Please note that Betty The Washer Woman's Mini Mouse Costume was made and presented by:
________________________Lee Zamzow Seal___________________________________


                                                   For:March 5th-March 9th


**Creamy Clam and  Mussel Linguine

**Gnocchi with Wild Mushroom Cream Sauce   
**3 Cheese Tortellini with Smoked Salmon
**Chicken and Mozzarella Ravioli in Garlic Cream Sauce

**Beef Ravioli Bolognese

** Shrimp Scampi Saute over Linguine

**Pan Seared Pacific Mahi Mahi

**Roasted Tomato Basil Chicken Meatballs over Linguine

**Cucina Kobe Beef and Sausage Meatballs over Linguine

**Shrimp Etoufee(Wednesday and Thursday Only)

**Veal Parmesan over Linguine (Thursday and Friday Only)

**Chicken Cacciatore over Linguine



*Please call ahead and check to see if we may have run out of some of the above specials.We just never know what flies out of here first. 345-7150
Sandwiches and Salads(In addition to Regular Lunch Menu Items):

*Blackened Salmon Caesar Salad
*Grilled Pacific Cod Sandwich on Croissant
*Chicken Parmesan Caesar Salad
*Grilled Tuna Melt on Croissant
Gluten Free Items:
 *Select Fish or Other Seafood Items
*Gluten Free Lasagna(Call Ahead Please)

*This Weeks Soups Are:
Tuesday:New England Clam Chowder or Cram of Potato and Mushroom

Friday: New England and Manhattan Clam Chowder 
Saturday:Chowders Continued
*This Weeks Mary Jeans "Dressed Up Sugar "
*Triple Chocolate Raspberry Fudge Cake
*Almond Croissant Bread Pudding
*Over The Top Peanut Butter Pie

*Lemon Curd Cake

*Apple Pie

*Cherry Pie


*Nutella Hazelnut Cream Pie

*Key Lime Pie (Hi Roger)

*German Chocolate Cheesecake Cake

*Patrick's Almond Joy Cake

*M.J's Dream Butter Cream Pie

*Almond Tart

*Peach, Blueberry Cake Cobbler

*Peanut Butter Brownie Parfaits

*Cherry Cheesecake

*Blueberry Cheesecake