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Aria Tuscan Grill

100 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202


Aria Tuscan Grill and Champagne Lounge are Charlotte's urban neighborhood restaurant and lounge in the heart of center city. Serving mouthwatering Old World comfort food in a modern Italian setting, Aria brings the flavors and colors of Tuscany to Charlotte. From the House-Roasted Suckling Pig prepared based upon market availability and seasonal ingredients, to "Grandma B's" Lasagna, Aria features simple, classic Italian cuisine in a contemporary atmosphere that is both warm and ultra hip! Complimentary valet parking is available from 6 p.m.

Aria Tuscan Grill will be open Sundays during Charlotte Restaurant Week.

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$30 per person (does not include tax or gratuity)


Primi (choice of one)

Lentil Soup - pancetta, kale, tomato

Heirloom Tomato Caprese - fresh mozzarella, basil pesto

Shaved Kale Salad - Brussels sprouts, apples, Pecorino, hazelnut vinaigrette

Calamari Fritti - peppadew peppers, scallions, spicy tomato sauce, lemon aioli

Aria Caesar - fresh kale, Romaine, white anchovies, red onions, garlic focaccia croutons, Parmesan dressing

Wild Mushroom Risotto - Parmigiano, snipped salsa verde

Eggplant Parmigiana- al Forno - tomato marinara, mozzarella, olives, peppadew peppers, basil

Arugula Walnut Salad - Gorgonzola, salt-roasted beets, poached pears, roasted lemon vinaigrette

Caramelized Gnocchi - prosciutto di Parma, pear, gorgonzola, truffle oil

Icy Blue Mussels - white wine, fennel, garlic, paesano

3 Grilled Meatballs - snipped salsa verde, marinara

Margherita Pizza - fresh mozzarella, tomato & basil

Brussels Sprout Pizza - pancetta, mozzarella, pickled red onion, Pecorino

House-Made Sausage Pizza - fennel pollen, mozzarella, red onion

Wild Mushroom Pizza - goat cheese, caramelized onion, arugula & truffle oil

Speck Pizza - mozzarella, goat, Pecorino, Parmigiano

Secondi (choice of one)

Fettuccine Carbonara - pancetta, Parmigiano, cracked pepper

Gnocchi - short rib ragu, Parmigiano

Orecchiette with Sausage - toasted garlic, broccoli rabe, roasted red peppers, chiles

Penne a la Vodka – crushed tomato cream sauce & ricotta

Pappardelle Rosso - lamb Bolognese, fresh ricotta, snipped salsa verde

Pappardelle - lamb ragout, pancetta, roasted mushrooms

Spaghetti & Meatballs - Mimo’s meatballs, red sauce, Parmigiano

Pasta al Nero - shrimp, linguine, spicy creamy marinara

Grandma B’s Lasagna - Bolognese sauce, ricotta, basil

Braised Lamb Shank – goat cheese polenta, loubieh, pan gravy

Roasted Scottish Salmon - roasted root vegetable + pancetta hash, rapini sauce

Crispy Chicken Parmigiana - fresh mozzarella, marinara, capellini, spinach

Grilled Rib-Eye - roasted Tuscan fries with black olives, red onions, cherry tomatoes, horseradish sauce

Grilled Pork Chop - creamy polenta, wild mushrooms, spinach, Marsala pan sauce

Pan-Roasted NC Trout - Yukon Gold whipped potatoes, Brussels sprouts, crisp pancetta, almond brown butter

Sicilian Chicken Cacciatore - Chef Chris’ signature, olives, capers, Cremini mushrooms, gemelli pasta

Terzi (choice of one)

Aria Tiramisu - espresso, ladyfingers, mascarpone crema

Mascarpone Cheesecake – raspberry jus

Chocolate Hazelnut Cake - white chocolate crema

A Selection of Gelato & Sorbetto - served with biscotti


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