Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Vesta's Feast of the 7 Fishes is Back
It's been a while since I mentioned Vesta, but they're alive and kicking, and stronger than ever. Not only does it continue to be a popular "must-try" restaurant in Astoria, it's now frequented by locals as well as city folk. So I've heard...
Back at it this holiday season, they'll be serving the Italian signature, Feast of the 7 Fishes feast on Christmas Eve. It's a festive meal that promises a lot of variety and deliciousness. Just feast your eyes on these yummies:
Saturday, December 24th from 1 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Prix-Fixe $55/person (+ $20 with wine pairing)
‘La Vigilia’ menu is for the entire table
Oven Baked Sardines, Orange Segments, Fennel Fronds
Butter Poached Lobster Bisque, Tomatoes
Fried Shrimp, Roasted Tomato
Salt Cod Fettuccini, Potatoes, Parsley & Cream
Pan-fried Skate, manilla clams, Caper-Sage Butter Sauce
Braised Hake, Anchovy, Fennel Seed, Garlic, Chili
Dessert (choice of)
Baby Jesus Cake
For tables not selecting from the prix fixe menu, a portion of the a la carte menu will be available.
A La Carte Menu
Roasted Squash Soup, spiced butter & vin cotto...$8
Poached Egg Salad, frisee, arugula, mache, balsamic vinaigrette & crostini...$10
Rigatoni, blue cheese cream & seasoned bread crumbs...$13
Lasagna, three-meat ragu (Sunday Dinner Style)...$15
Vintage Bavette Steak, sweet potato puree & asparagus...$24
Vesta - 21-02 30th Avenue, Astoria NY 11102
N/W Train to 30th Avenue