Lunch Menu

Lunch Menu

Lunch at Palermo is a San Jose tradition. We’re open for lunch from 11am to 2:30pm.

Appetizers

Mozzarella Marinara
Layered mozzarella and bread, rolled in flour and eggs, fried, served with marinara sauce.
$13.95

Fried Zucchini
Fresh zucchini spears, hand-rolled, served with marinara sauce.
$9.95

Caprese Salad
Fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil, E.V.O.
$13.95

Bruschetta
Toasted bread with tomatoes, basil and garlic.
$8.25

Garlic Bread
Toasted bread with garlic.
$6.75

Meatballs
Served in tomato sauce.
$13.95

Spinach
Sautéed with garlic and E.V.O.
$9.95

Spiedino Alla Romana
Layered mozzarella and bread, rolled in flour and eggs, fried, served with a butter and anchovies sauce.
$13.95

Fried Peppers
Red and yellow peppers sautéed with basil,E.V.O. and fresh herbs.
$13.50

Burrata
Creamy cheese mozzarella, roasted peppers, E.V.O., Sicilian sea salt.
$14.95

Caponata
Sicilian eggplant salad.
$11.95

Polenta
Sautéed with mushrooms.
$11.95

Quattro Platter
Fried zucchini, calamari fritti, meatballs, mozzarella marinara.
$28.50

Soups

Tortellini in Brodo
Classic beef tortellini soup.
$7.25

Salads

Mista Salad
Mixed green salad, tomatoes, cucumbers.
$7.95

Siciliana
Mixed green salad, oranges, tomatoes, shaved onion, anchovies, olives.
$9.95

Grilled Salmon Salad
Baby spinach, tomatoes, cucumbers.
$18.95

Caesar
Romaine, granapadano cheese, croutons, homemade caesar dressing.
$9.95

Pasta

Ravioli Meat Sauce
Meat stuffed ravioli.
$14.95

Fresh Dungeness Crab Ravioli
Tomato vodka sauce.
$19.95

Spaghetti Marinara
Tomato sauce, garlic.
$14.95

Spaghetti Carbonara
Eggs, Italian bacon, black pepper.
$16.95

Fettuccine Boscaiola
Meat sauce, mushrooms, peas, a touch of cream.
$18.95

Tortellini Alfredo
Round pasta stuffed with meat.
$15.95

Pansotti
Stuffed ravioli with chicken and spinach, tomato butter cheese sauce.
$16.95

Gnocchi Aurora
Tomato sauce with butter and fresh sage.
$15.95

Fettuccine Porcini
Porcini mushrooms, garlic, E.V.O., parmigiano, a touch of tomato sauce.
$19.95

Spaghetti Carrettiera
Garlic, E.V.O., parsley, red crushed pepper.
$15.95

Spaghetti Clams
Fresh little neck clams, garlic, E.V.O., peperoncino.
$19.95

Spaghetti Puttanesca
Black olives, capers, garlic, marinara sauce.
$15.95

Spaghetti Tutto Mare
Fresh clams, mussels, salmon, calamari in a marinara sauce.
$23.95

Spaghetti Porticello
Shrimp, bell peppers, capers, black olives, garlic in a white wine sauce.
$23.95

Tortellini Capricciosa
Round pasta stuffed with meat, peas,ham and mushrooms in a white cream sauce.
$21.95

Penne Delizia
Mushroom, Italian sausage in a light cream sauce.
$21.95

Spaghetti Fra Diavola
Prawns in a spicy marinara sauce.
$23.95

Pizza

Combination (12″ Small)
Pepperoni, sausage, black olives, green peppers, mushrooms.
$18.75

Combination (14″ Medium)
Pepperoni, sausage, black olives, green peppers, mushrooms.
$22.75

Combination (16″ Large)
Pepperoni, sausage, black olives, green peppers, mushrooms.
$26.75

Vegetarian (12″Small)
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, zucchini, eggplant, onion, mushrooms.
$18.75

Vegetarian (14″Medium)
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, zucchini, eggplant, onion, mushrooms.
$22.75

Vegetarian (16″Large)
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, zucchini, eggplant, onion, mushrooms.
$26.75

Margherita (12″ Small)
Tomato sauce, fresh basil, mozzarella, garlic.
$18.75

Margherita (14″ Medium)
Tomato sauce,fresh basil, mozzarella, garlic.
$22.75

Margherita (16″ Large)
Tomato sauce, fresh basil, mozzarella, garlic.
$26.75

Salsiccia (12″ Small)
Homemade fennel sausage, tomato, bell peppers, onions, mozzarella.
$18.75

Salsiccia (14″ Medium)
Homemade fennel sausage, tomato, bell peppers, onions, mozzarella.
$22.75

Salsiccia (16″ Large)
Homemade fennel sausage, tomato, bell peppers, onions, mozzarella.
$26.75

Marinara (12″ Small)
Tomato sauce, garlic, oregano,E.V.O.
$18.75

Marinara (14″ Medium)
TomatoSauce,Garlic,Oregano,E.V.O.
$22.75

Marinara (16″ Large)
Tomato sauce, garlic, oregano,E.V.O.
$26.75

Napoletana (12″ Small)
Tomato, anchovies, capers, hot peppers, olives, oregano.
$18.75

Napoletana (14″ Medium)
Tomato, anchovies, capers, hot peppers, olives, oregano.
$22.75

Napoletana (16″ Large)
Tomato, anchovies, capers, hot peppers, olives, oregano.
$26.75

Entrées

Veal Parmigiana
Breaded veal, mozzarella, tomato sauce.
$21.95

Veal Piccata
Thinly sliced veal sautéed with capers in a lemon butter sauce.
$21.95

Veal Giacoma
Thinly sliced veal sautéed with parma prosciutto, mushrooms, demiglaze sauce.
$21.95

Salmon Piccata
Fresh filet of salmon, capers, lemon butter sauce.
$21.95

Grilled Salmon
Garlic, E.V.O., lemon sauce.
$21.95

Chicken Piccata
Chicken breast, capers, lemon butter sauce.
$19.95

Eggplant Alla Parmigiana
Tomato sauce, basil.
$14.95

Chicken Scarpariello
Fresh chicken cut into pieces, sautéed with garlic, lemon, E.V.O.
$21.95

Tequila Prawns
Prawns in a rich butter tequila, lemon, garlic sauce.
$23.95

Sole Almondine
Fresh dover sole dipped in egg, lightly floured and sautéed in butter and sliced almonds.
$24.95