Rialto Cafe 934 Sixteenth Street Denver, CO 80202 • 303-893-2233

Cuisine
American

Neighborhood
Downtown - LODO

Cross Street
Between Champa & Curtis

Ambiance
Casual

Dress Code
Casual

Features
Private Rooms Available
Bar Dining
Full Bar
Lounge
Happy Hour
Late Night Menu
Sidewalk Seating
Takeout Available
Views
Weekend Brunch
Wheelchair Access

Reservations
Suggested

Parking
Street

Payment Methods
AMEX
Dinners Club
Discover
Mastercard
Visa

Private Rooms
Rialto Cafe has Meeting & Dinner space available for 10 to 80 people, cocktail parties to 200

Hours
Breakfast
Monday - Friday
6:30am - 10:00am

Lunch
Monday - Friday
11:00am - 3:00pm

Dinner
Monday - Thursday
5:00pm - 10:00pm

Friday - Saturday
5:00pm - 11:00pm

Sunday
4:00pm - 10:00pm

Saturday & Sunday Brunch
8:00am - 2:30pm

 

Rialto Cafe Dinner MenU Updated 7/2/2010
Menu and pricing subject to change

APPETIZERS

ARTICHOKE HEARTS AND GREEN BEANS tempura fried and
served with garlic aioli and roast red pepper puree 7.99

BRUSCHETTA tomato, roast garlic and fresh basil with eggplant puree
and balsamic reduction over toasted french baguette 6.99

EMPANADAS light, flaky puff-pastry wrapped around seasoned
chicken, served with avocado and cholula cream sauce 7.99

CALAMARI tempura battered and flash fried, tossed with a tomato-basil
relish and garlic herb aioli 9.99

HUMMUS DIP laced with oven roast garlic, with olive tapenade and
grilled rosemary foccacia 6.99

CASHEW TEMPURA PRAWNS with chipotle apricot dipping sauce
and sweet soy drizzle 9.99

SEARED AHI TUNA fresh sashimi grade tuna seared rare, with diced
avocado, asian jicama slaw, spicy wasabi and soy glaze 12.99

SKILLET CHEESE DIP parmesan cream cheese dip with artichokes,
sun dried tomato, garlic and basil, with toasted foccacia crostini 8.99

SAMPLER PLATTER Seared Ahi Tuna, Cashew Tempura Prawns,
tempura Calamari, Bruschetta relish, assorted condiments and toasted
foccacia crostini 28.99

SOUPS & SALADS

FRESH SOUP OF THE DAY 4.99

BAKED FRENCH ONION SOUP laced with sherry, au gratin style 5.99

HOUSE GREENS fresh, mixed greens tossed with mandarin oranges,
goat cheese, slivered almonds and herb vinaigrette 4.99

CLASSIC CAESAR chopped romaine hearts, basil, house baked garlic
croutons and shaved romano. half 4.99 whole 6.99
add grilled chicken breast or salmon for 4.00

HARVEST SALAD spinach and greens with crisp apple, cranberries,
candied walnuts, gorgonzola cheese and lemon herb vinaigrette 8.99

TENDERLOIN SALAD tender grilled filet mignon, served over spring
greens mix, with diced egg, capers, tomato and scallion tossed in
dijon ranch dressing 13.99

WARM ROASTED CHICKEN SALAD mixed greens, cornbread
croutons, fresh and dried fruits and berries, toasted walnuts and apple
cider vinaigrette 11.99

BLACKENED SALMON SALAD arugula, spinach, shaved fennel
greens, carmelized red onion and feta cheese tossed in an herb
vinaigrette 12.99

dressings available: apple cider vinaigrette, balsamic vinaigrette,
caesar, lemon herb vinaigrette, dijon ranch, gorgonzola

HOUSE FAVORITES

PETIT FILET MIGNON center cut angus filet seasoned and grilled to
order, with whipped potatoes, seared green beans, oven roast tomatoes
and red wine demi sauce 20.99

TUSCAN COUNTRY CASSEROLE filled with a bounty of roast chicken,
italian fennel sausage, shrimp and clams in a hearty tomato broth, topped
with a light and flaky puff pastry crust 17.99

NEW YORK STRIP smoked peppercorn and sea salt rub, with whipped
potatoes and tarragon compound butter 23.99

GRILLED AHI fresh sashimi grade tuna with wasabi whipped potato,
asian vegetable slaw and lemon butter sauce 24.99

STRIPED BASS Pan seared with fresh herbs and sea salt, with
wheatberry pilaf, market fresh vegetable and citrus beurre blanc 15.99

SHRIMP & LOBSTER PAPPERDELLE pan seared and tossed
with fresh papperdelle noodles in a light white wine, butter and
tarragon herb sauce 17.99

GRILLED PORK CHOP walnut crusted, with sweet potato mash, apple
and shaved fennel and port wine reduction 16.99

TOP SIRLOIN cast iron blackened, with rosemary bacon and potato
hash, bourbon apple chutney and natural jus 17.99
available simply grilled and seasoned at your request

SEARED SALMON pistachio crusted, with wheatberry pilaf, seared
baby spinach and cranberry brown butter 18.99

SHRIMP & SWEET POTATO CANNELONI topped with a shaved fennel
and apple slaw, toasted pumpkin seeds and gorgonzola cream sauce 15.99

CAFE PLATES

ITALIAN PENNE spicy italian sausage with fresh basil in a creamy
sun dried tomato pesto sauce 13.99

CHICKEN POT PIE roasted chicken in a sage cream sauce with celery,
carrots, peas and potatoes, with a flaky puff pastry lid 13.99

HARVEST RAVIOLI fresh, squash filled pasta with sage brown butter,
seared sweet corn, grape tomatoes and fresh herbs 13.99

CHICKEN PICCATA pan seared chicken breast with artichokes, tomatoes,
fresh papardelle and lemon buerre blanc 14.99

BEEF SHORT RIBS slow braised in red wine, with rustic root vegetables,
whipped potatoes and natural pan jus 15.99

OVEN ROAST CHICKEN tender, herb roasted half chicken with
mascarpone macaroni and cheese and roast garlic jus 13.99

BURGERS AND MORE

RIALTO BURGER hand crafted half-pound of juicy ground beef grilled
to your liking, on a bed of shredded lettuce with tomato, red onion
and kosher pickle chips on the side 9.99
add your favorite topping for .99 or two for 1.49

BASIL BLT mozzarella, crisp bacon, whole basil and tomato with pesto
mayonnaise, lettuce and red onion on whole wheat bread 9.99

KOBE BEEF BURGERS a trio of seared kobe burgers topped with
bearnaise sauce, on butter grilled silver dollar rolls 12.99
add your favorite topping for .99 or two for 1.49

CORDON BLEU, RIALTO STYLE tender grilled chicken breast, shaved
ham, arugula, provolone cheese, roasted garlic aioli and balsamic fig
reduction on a grilled rustic roll 10.99

served with your choice of fresh made coleslaw, seasoned french fries or whipped potatoes. add a second side for 2.49

SIDES

THE BEST CORNBREAD 1.99
FRESH MADE COLESLAW 2.99
SEASONED FRIES 2.99
SWEET POTATO MASH 2.99
SAUTEED BUTTON MUSHROOMS 3.49
WHIPPED POTATOES 3.49
BUTTERMILK ONION RINGS 3.49
TRUFFLED MAC & CHEESE 3.49
FRESH FRUIT SALAD 3.49
SEASONAL VEGETABLE 3.49
GRILLED ASPARAGUS 3.99

DESSERTS

SAMPLER – choose 2 for 6.99
APPLE COBBLER
MOLTEN CHOCOLATE CUPCAKE
BREAD PUDDING
DOUBLE CHOCOLATE CAKE
POACHED PEAR