Dinner Menu

Carl Anthony's a Top rated restaurant.

If you're looking for a great dinner in Monroe, close to Trumbull, come enjoy some awesome food. Try our Balsamic Calamari!

Plenty of gluten free menu items available.


Olives and Lupini 


Stuffed Cherry Peppers

prosciutto & provolone GF

Thick Cut Bacon

buratta, tomato, balsamic, chipotle GF


potatoes, chick peas, salami, green apple vinegrette  GF

Roasted Golden Beets

goat cheese, pistachio pesto, local honey GF

Crispy Brussel Sprouts

bacon, balsamic, honey, spiced marcona almonds  GF

Clams Casino

bacon, casino butter, breadcrumbs 

Brick Oven Wings

garlic parm, citrus GF

Lobster & Zuchini Crispele

cauliflower crema, caviar GF

Roasted Dates

gorgonzola, almonds

Kobe Meatballs

tomato sauce, ricotta 

Zuchini Fritelle

scallion aioli, perserved lemon 

Shrimp/Scallop/Razor Clam Cerviche

grilled avocado, citronette

Roasted Long Hots

chorizo, provolone

Shared Plates

3-Cheese Tasting 

(1) Hand made Buratta – pickled green tomato, roasted peppers, (2) Baked Bel paese- fig jam, spicy sunflower seeds, (3) Crispy Robiola- strawberry balsamic jam, hazelnuts 

Carpet Bagger Oysters            

crispy blue point oysters, wrapped with beef carpaccio, horseradish aioli, picked onion, tobiko

Chef Sam’s Salumi Plate

a tasting of Sam’s favorite house-cured meats – cheeses – pickled vegetables & artisan olive oils GF


chipolte aioli & aged balsamic 

The “Original Balsamic” Calamari

sweet and spicy 

Crispy Calamari

tomato sauce 

Mussels Pot

Napolitana or Belgium with a hunk of bread GF




Add Grilled Chicken, Shrimp, Steak or Salmon to Any Salad.

Kale - Avocado GF

pomegranite, chickpeas, tomato, red onion, cucumber, buratta, white balsamic vinegrette

Harvest GF

arugula - green apple - grapes - gorgonzola -dried cranberries - walnuts & Carl Anthony’s Italian Vinaigrette

Fig & Beet GF

baby greens –goat cheese ricotta – bermuda onion – wildflower honey toasted oats – marcona almonds-  balsamic vinaigrette

“Chopped” GF

green leaf lettuce – fresh mozzarella – grape tomato- roasted peppers- spicy pepperoncino  cucumber & charred sweet corn – Carl Anthony’s House vinaigrette


romaine - tomato - olives - hard boiled egg - foccacia croutons- parmigiano- caesar dressing


Gluten free available



Hand-made potato pasta pillows tossed with crushed "sport hill farm" tomatoes, garlic, basil, straciatella cheese

Penne alle Vodka

with carmelized onions and pancetta- tomato-vodka cream sauce 

Pappardelle Pesto

wide ribbon pasta, shrimp, cauliflower, asparagus, peas, zuchini, blistered sweet 100 tomatoes

Sunday Gravy

handmade spaghetti tossed in  slow simmered san marzano tomato sauce with kobe meatballs, short rib and sweet sausage 

Cappelini Casino

angel hair pasta tossed with sweet clams – Italian bacon – roasted pepper garlic herb butter baked with foccacia bread crumbs

Lobster Ravioli

tomato cognac cream sauce, topped with fresh lobster 

Rigatoni Melanzane

roasted eggplant- fresh mozzarella - san marzano tomato & basil 

Squid Ink Linguini

shrimp, san marsano tomato, toasted garlic, pesto, botarga

Cavateli & Broccoli

chicken, toasted garlic, ginger, soy, calabrese chiles


Roasted Chicken

½ All natural 'Free Bird Farm' chicken, broccoli, beans, potatoe, garlic pan sauce, charred lemon

Pig Roast Calabrese     

slow roasted suckling pig, broccli rabe, crispy potatoes, roasted peppers, onions, cherry pepper jus  GF

Chicken Portobello 

sauteed chicken breast, baby portobello, sun-dried tomato, wild mushroom ravioli, sherry wine

Chicken Parmigiana  

breaded chicken breast baked with marinara & mozzarella -spaghetti marinara 

Grilled Salmon 

zucchini fritelle, young vegetable scafata, charred onions, corn brodetto

Sesame Tuna 

seared tuna - ginger risotto- seaweed salad- soy balsamic vinaigrette- wasabi aioli 

Sole Florentine 

egg-battered sole on a bed of spinach, with lemon white-wine 

Veal Saltimboca

veal scaloppini - prosciutto- fontina- spinach- roasted garlic mashed potato & sage demi-glace

N.Y. Strip - Prime

roasted garlic mashed potato –  3 dipping sauces


Crispy spinach

Broccoli Rabe

Roasted Garlic

Mashed Potatoes

Parmigiana Polenta Fries

Roasted Cauliflower



Gluten free crust available

Sunny - Side up

crispy brussels, house smoked bacon, fontina cheese, local egg

Pizza Alle Vodka

vodka sauce, crispy chicken, mozzarella 

Pizza Insalata 

grilled pizza crust – topped with salad of  arugula, fresh mozzarella ,plum tomato, onion 


fresh mozzarella - basil - tomato sauce 

Steak and Potato 

grilled N.Y strip - mozzarella - caramelized onions - mashed potatoes

Italian Fisherman 

shrimp - calamari - clams - mozzarella - cherry peppers - garlic and olive oil 

Clam Pie 

fresh clams - garlic – mozzarella — olive oil & garlic

Fig & Prosciutto 

fig jam- parma prosciutto- gorgonzola 

Cauliflower Ranch

buffalo sauce, mozzarella, scallion, ranch dip


Served with onion rings

Saltimboca Burger    

Chef Sam's signature blend of certified angus beef – char grilled & topped with fontina- sauteed spinach- crispy prosciutto- roasted garlic aioli on brioche bun- sage demi-glace dipping sauce 
Make it a Classic Burger with American cheese,  lettuce & tomato


Grilled Chicken – fresh mozzarella- roasted peppers- farm stand tomato- red onion-basil aioli  on a toasted ciabatta roll 

Bistecca Wrap  

grilled NY strip- fontina- beefsteak tomato- red onion- roasted peppers – arugula- cherry pepper steak sauce  on a house baked  focaccia wrap 

Grinders on a house baked sub roll with tomato sauce & mozzarella

Choice of Chicken, Eggplant, Meatball