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Contemporary Italian and traditional dishes are featured on the extensive menu.

The lunch menu in addition to the all day menu, focuses on homemade pastas, pizzas, sandwiches and salads.

The dinner menu includes old time favorites as ossobuco, scaloppine, and fillet mignon in peppercorn sauce.

Desserts are all house made. The selection includes tiramisu, crème brulee' and poached pear in chocolate sauce.




Antipasti Freddi
cold appetizers
Olive Marinate
Pinocchio's mixed marinated olives Sicilian recipe

fresh tomato, basil, garlic & extra virgin olive oil on grilled bread

Piatto di Formaggi
parmesean & gorgonzola cheese with pear & walnuts

Prosciutto e Melone
sweet slices of cantaloupe melon covered with parma prosciutto

prime beef tenderloin, arugula, shaved parmigiano, capers, truffle oil & grilled bread

Salmone affumicato
smoked Norwegian salmon with onions, capers & tomatoes on a bed of spring greens topped with a fresh lemon vinaigrette

Antipasti SaporeItaliano
salami, prosciutto, parmigiano, mortadella, gorgonzola, sweet peppers, olives & capers samples


Antipasti Caldi
Garlic Bread
Polenta alla Bolognese
golden soft Italian corn meal with bolognese sauce

Polenta con Fungi
golden soft Italian corn meal topped with sautéed mushroom & truffle oil

Calamari Fritti
light deep fried calamari with a side of spicy marinara sauce

Octopus Luciana
babyoctopus sautéed in a garlic tomato sauce & served with arugula

Guazzetto di Mare
imported mussels & manila clams steamed in white wine, tomatoes, garlic & parsley

Potobello Marinato
sautéed portobello mushrooms with balsamic reduction, a jus reduction & truffle oil served with arugula

Portobello alla Griglia
fresh grilled portobello mushrooms with sun dried sautéed tomatoes on a bed of arugula with shaved parmigiano & pine nuts



Zuppe e Insalate
soups & salads
mixed vegetable soup
Zuppa del Giorno
Insalata Mista
mixed spring greens tossed with tomatoes & shaved carrots with balsamic vinaigrette

Insalata Cesare
crisp romaine lettuce, shaved parmigiano, garlic croutons & house Caesar dressing

Insalata di Spinaci
baby spinach with orange fragment & lemon vinaigrette

Insalata Caprese
fior di latte mozzarella, tomatoes, fresh basil leaves & extra virgin olive oil

Insalata Tricolore
radicchio, arugula and fennel topped with pesto vinaigrette & goat cheese

Warm Seafood Salad
garlic-sautéed day boat scallops & prawns on spring greens with tomatoes & lemon vinaigrette

Extras to accompany your salad

Gorgonzola Cheese       Grilled Chicken Breast        Bay Shrimp       Prawns       



The following pastas below are made fresh*** EVERYDAY*** in Pinocchio's kitchen

Fresh Fettuccine, Gnocchi, Ravioli, Lasagna


Le Paste Vegetariane
*Cappellini al Pomodoro
angel hair pasta, fresh tomato, garlic & fresh basil in a touch of marinara

*Penne Arrabbiata
tube pasta with spicy garlic marinara sauce

*Linguine al Pesto Giovanni
Chef's housemade basil, pine nuts, parmigiano & garlic sauce

Our housemade gnocchi in a gorgonzola cream sauce

Gnocchi Sorrentina
Our housemade gnocchi with melted smoked mozzarella & fresh basil in tomato sauce

Ravioli Pomodoro
Our housemade green ravioli with ricotta & spinach in a tomato sauce

SpaghettiPrimavera Sophia
fresh sautéed seasonal vegetables in garlic savory tomato sauce

layers of breaded eggplant & mozzarella cheese in our savory tomato sauce

Rigatoni Giovanni
kalamata olives, eggplant & melted fresh mozzarella in tomato garlic sauce

Risotto Vegetariano



Le Paste
Penne Vodka
sautéed pancetta in a vodka pink cream sauce

*Penne all'Amatriciana
pancetta, onions & chili in a tomato sauce

Risotto de Mare
Pinocchio's housemade veal or vegetarian lasagna (spinach pasta)

*Spaghetti alla Bolognese
veal & beef ragu sauce

Spaghetti alla Carbonara
pancetta, egg & parmigiano in a cream sauce

*Spaghetti alla Puttanesca
garlic, capers, olives & anchovies in tomato sauce

Tortellini alla Boscaiola
meat tortellini with peas, mushrooms & prosciutto in a cream sauce

Tortellini alle Noci
meat tortellini in our freshly made walnut cream sauce

Tortellini alla Bolognese
meat tortellini with veal & beef ragu sauce

Linguine con Calamari
sautéed calamari in a garlic tomato sauce

Linguine Palermo
baby shrimp, bay scallops, olives, capers & garlic in a savory tomato sauce

Linguine con Vongole e Cozze
clams & mussels sautéed in white wine, garlic & parsley

Linguine del Pescatore
mussels, clams, calamari, prawns & fresh fish in garlic tomato sauce

Fettucine con Pollo
Our house made fresh fettuccine, sautéed chicken & vegetables in an Alfredo cream sauce

Fettucine con Salmone
Our house made fresh fettuccine w/salmon sautéed in a pink cream sauce

Ravioli di Salsiccia
Our house made sausage ravioli served with a porcini cream sauce

Ravioli di Vitello
Our house made veal ravioli with sweet cream, butter & fresh sage leaves or in a porcini cream sauce

Ravioli d'Aragosta
Our house made lobster-crab ravioli in a pink cream champagne sauce


Entrees below with a * are served w/ fresh sautéed seasonal vegetables & garlic-rosemary oven-roasted potatoes or substitute spaghetti & tomatoe sauce

grilled with lemon & olive oil or sautéed with lobster sauce

*Scampi Sauté
prawns, white wine, garlic, lemon, parsley & olive oil

clams, mussels, calamari, prawns & fresh fish sautéed in a tomato garlic broth

*Pesce del Giorno
fish of the day

Capasante al Prosciutto
day boat scallops wrapped in prosciutto sautéed in wine, lemon & butter
*Chicken Parmigiana
breaded with a layer of mozzarella & savory tomato sauce

*Chicken al Limone
sautéed in lemon, butter, herbs & olive oil

*Chicken Saltimboca
topped with prosciutto, mozzarella & fresh sage leaves in a demi glaze sauce
*Cotoletta alla Milanese
veal seasoned, breaded & pan fried

*Scaloppine Piccata
veal sautéed with white wine, butter, lemon & capers

*Veal Parmigiana
breaded with a layer of mozzarella & savory tomato sauce

*Scaloppine al Marsala
veal sautéed with mushrooms & marsala wine in a demi glaze reduction

braised veal shank served with saffron risotto & sautéed vegetables

*Veal Saltimboca
topped with prosciutto, mozzarella & fresh sage leaves in a demi glaze reduction

*Bistecca alla Griglia
choice New York steak on the grill with sautéed mushrooms

*Filetto al Pepe Verde
filet mignon in a creamy green peppercorn brandy demi-glaze reduction

Sides are available only with the purchase of any other dinner menu item

Roasted garlic & rosemary potatoes         Sautéed vegetables             Spaghetti with tomato sauce 

Pizza e Calzone

Any pizza can be made calzone style, please specify with your waiter

fresh tomatoes, basil & extra virgin olive oil

pepperoni, mozzarella cheese & tomato sauce

onions, olives, mushrooms, sweet bell peppers & pestoe

Pizza al Tonno
mozzarella, tuna, olives & tomato sauce

Ai 4 Formaggi
four cheese(without sauce)

4 Stagioni
salami, prosciutto, artichokes & mushrooms

Calzone del Boscaiolo
bolognese sauce, mozzarella cheese, peas, onions, mushrooms & garlic

create your own gourmet pizza or calzone & choose from

olives, onions, garlic, pesto, eggplant, tomato
bell peppers, artichokes, mushrooms, salami, pepperoni, anchovy
gorgonzola, proscuitto, fresh fior di latte mozzarella


Prices subject to change without notice/ substitution of orders subject to price change

Trattoria Pinocchio reserves the right to refuse service to anyone

Minimum 1 order per person or split order charge of 3.50

Trattoria Pinocchio is not responsible for lost items

18% gratuity added for parties of six or more

4% surcharge added for Healthy San Francisco costs

corkage fee$18per 750ml

cake fee of $1 a person




Homemade Dolci

ladyfingers soaked in espresso with layers of amaretto zabaglione cream & dusted with semi-sweet chocolate  


creamy ricotta in a crispy marsala shell


Vanilla Creme Brule  

Our classic vanilla custard w/caramelized sugar crust

Poached Pear al Cioccolato  

poached in vino rosso & spices & covered in warmed  fine dark semi-sweet chocolate


Chocolate Mousse  

Our house made chocolate mousse w/whipped cream


Tartufo Affogato  

Cappuccino gelato with a shot of espresso & topped with whipped cream


  Spumoni Ice Cream & Biscotti  

pistachio flavor


Lemon Sorbeto  



crunchy Italian biscotti


Piatti di Formaggio e Frutta  

parmigiana, gorgonzola, pear & walnuts

After Dinner Drinks


Grappa Castello Banfi                     

(Montalcino, Tuscany Italy)                          

            Grappino Bertagnoli                      

Dessert Wine

Vin Santo                                          

Moscato d’Asti Marenco                     


    Dows Portugalo            Fine Ruby            Tawny     

    Boardroom Riserva 25 Years                                      

    Pinocchio's house made Limoncello                      


CafféCordials & Tea



Espresso      Macchiato
 Latte or Cappuccino
Vanilla or Hazelnut Latte

Café Mocha       Peppermint Mocha

American Coffee

Americano-Espresso &hot water (No refills)



Espresso Corretto  

splash of  sambuca, brandy, grappa or galliano


Peppermint Schnapps Mocha


Hot Brandy Café Mocha

café, chocolate, brandy, whipped cream


Kahlua Café Americana   


Amaretto Café Americana


Traditional or Bailey's Mint Cappuccino   


Black Russian Cappuccino 

vodka, kaluha, whipped cream


White Russian Cappuccino 

kaluha, whipped cream


Irish Coffee 

Irish whiskey, café, whipped cream


Café Cancun 

tequila, kahula, café, whipped cream


Eggnog or Pumpkin Spice Latte



Numi Organic Tea(assortment)  


Orange Spice Tea with Grand Marnier flavor  


Peppermint Tea w/ splash of Crème de Menthe 


Hot Spiced Apple Cider  


Eggnog(seasonal) hot or cold  



11:30 - 4:00
In addition to our regular menu
All order served with Italian French Bread and Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Choose 1 of 7 Pastas on the menu served with insalate mista with lemon balsamic vinaigrette
Insalata di Pasta
Cold Pasta Salad with Fresh Vegetables, Garlic, Parsley & Extra Virgin Olive Oil Vinaigrette on a Bed of Spring Greens
Insalata Cesare
Caesar Salad with Grilled Chicken
Or Grilled Fish of the Day (usually Salmon)
Insalata Estate'
Arugula, Gorgonzola Cheese, Sliced Pears, Hard Boiled Eggs & Lemon Vinaigrette
Insalata Toscana
Marinated White Chuck Tuna, White Beans, Onions, Kalmata Olives on a Bed of Spring Greens with Lemon Vinaigrette
Romaine Lettuce, Tomatoes, Fresh Mozzarella, Chuck Tuna with Extra Virgin Olive Oil Vinaigrette
#3 Italian Panini / Sandwiches
Served with insalate mista with lemon, balsamic vinaigrette on Italian French bread
Pollo Alla Griglia
Grilled Chicken, Tomatoes with Balsamic Vinaigrette
Tomatoes, Fresh Mozzarella, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Fresh Basil Leaves & Oregano
Mixed Oven Roasted Vegetables with Pesto Sauce
Grilled New York Steak Butterflied, Tomatoes, Baby Greens, Mayo
Prosciutto & Mozzarella
Prosciutto, Fresh Mozzarella
Tomatoes, Onions and Greens with French Fried Potatoes
Italian Sausage
Grilled and topped with Marinara Sauce


Minimum 1 order per person

prices subject to change without notice
Trattoria Pinocchio reserves the right to refuse service to anyone
18% gratuity added for parties of six or more
Trattoria Pinocchio is not responsible for lost items


(415) 392 1472