The Trattoria AD 1530 is a charming eatery that prides itself in serving traditional and tasty food typical of the name ‘Trattoria’.

Our Menu

Garlic Bread
Toasted Baguette Garlic and Parsley Butter, Mozzarella Bouqatiere of Fresh Leaves
Calamari Fritti
Pickled Cucumber, Lemon and Remoulade sauce
Focaccia Olivia e Rosmarino
Virgin Olive Oil, Olives & Rosemary
Chicken Filo Cigars with Red Curry & Sesame Seeds
Barbeque Mayo
Toasted sliced Baguette topped with a mixture of Tomatoes Goat Cheese, Basil and Kalamata Olive Tapenade
The Xara Palace Platter
Peppered and soft Goat Cheese, Stuffed Olives, Coppa Finnochiona Salami, Sundried Tomato Pesto Olive Tapenade Bruschetta and Galletti
Focaccia Mozzarella
Virgin Olive Oil, Garlic Oil, Mozzarella & Rucola
Soups & Salad
Soup of the day
Caesar Salad
Crispy Iceberg Lettuce, Crispy Bacon, Grana Shavings, Croutons & Caesar's Dressing
Insalata di Casa
Grilled Zucchini, Dried Goat Cheese, Gem Lettuce, Mixed Leaves, Toasted Mini Ftira, Garlic and Tomato Vinaigrette
Beef Carpaccio
Vegetable Ribbons, Pine Nuts, Rockets Leaves, Mixed Leaves and Truffle Oil
Grilled Salmon and Bean Salad (100g)
Grilled fresh Salmon Medallion Green Beans, Celery, Geetroot, Mixed Greens, Lemon and Dill Vinaigrette
Warm Chicken Caesar's Salad
Ras el Hanout Marinated Grilled Chicken Breasts, Crispy Iceberg Lettuce, Crispy Bacon, Croutons, Grana Shavings and Caesar Dressing
Mozzarella di Bufala
Toasted Almonds, Grapes, Toasted Brioche, Golden Raisins, Sherry and Honey Dressing
Pasta & Risotto
Pennette Crudaiola
Herloom Tomatoes, Garlic, Feta Cheese, Basil and Almond Pesto
Garganelli Fegato e Funghi
Brown Cap Mushrooms, Chicken Livrers glazed with Balsamic and Marsala Cream Sauce
Risotto Funghi Porcini
Dry Funghi Porcini, Onions, Mascarpone and Parmesan Shavings
Pumpkin Ravioli
Brown butter with Sage, flamed with Brandy finished with Roasted Almonds and Rocket Leaves
Linquini con Rizzi
Sea Urchin, Garlic, Vongole, White Wine, Cherry Tomatoes and Fresh Herbs
Main Courses
Baked Local Sea Bream
Carrot Purée and Salsa Verde
Shallow-Fried Pork Schnitzel
Remoulade Sauce and Fresh Lemon
Roasted Beef Fillet (250gr)
Pepper and Brandy sauce
Grilled Angus Beef Ribeye (350gr)
Beef jus
Grilled Butterfly of Chicken
Sundried Tomato Pesto and Rosemary Jus
Side Dishes

The above main courses are served with a choice of two from the below

Steamed panache of seasonal vegetables

Mixed salad

Roast new potatoes with thyme

French fries

(Extra side dishes can be ordered for the price of €3.50)

The Classic Beef Burger
100% Aberdeen Angus Beef Pattie (200g) in a Brioche Bun, Crispy Lettuce, Sliced Tomato served with French Fries and Bouqatiere of Fresh Leaves
The Chef's Burger
100% Aberdeen Agus Beef Pattie (200g) in a Brioche Bun, Caramelised Onions, Crispy Bacon, Red Leister ans Truffle Mayonnaise, French Fries and Bouqatiere of fresh Leaves
The Chicken Burger
Grilled lean chicken breast in a brioche bun with cranberry sauce and iceberg lettuce served with French Fries and Bouqatiere of Fresh Leaves
The Italian Burger
100% Aberdeen Angus Beef Pattie (200g) in a Brioche Bun, Sunried Tomato Pesto, Fresh Mozzarella and Rocket Leaves, French Fries and Bouqatiere of fresh Leaves

Please note that all our burgers are cooked to a well-done stage.

Tomato salsa, Mozzarella sprinkled with Oregano and chopped Parsley
Roasted Butternut Squash, Guanciale, Mascarpone, Peppered Goat Cheese, Pine nuts and Rockets Leaves
Barbeque Chicken
Tomato salsa, Mozzarella, spicy Chicken, Barbeque sauce, spicy Salami, red Onions, Mango and Coriander
Citta Vecchia
Square shaped pizza with virgin Olive Oil, Garlic, fresh Herbs, sliced Tomatoes, Olives, Capers, Anchovies, Onions, Goat Cheese and sprinkled with Sesame Seeds
Truffle cream, Parma ham, Grana shavings, sautéed Mushrooms, Truffle oil and roasted Almonds
Tomato salsa, Mozzarella, Kalamata Olives, Gammon, Mushrooms, Hard Boiled Eggs and Artichokes
Trattoria A.D 1530
Tomato salsa, Mozzarella, Braised smoked Pork, Potatoes, stewed Onions, Scamorza Cheese and baby Spinach

Extra Toppings

Spicy chicken strips

Maltese sausage

Goat cheese

Sundried tomatoes

Grana Padano shavings

Parma ham



Apple pie
Lemon Cheesecake
Carrot Cake
Bacio Cake
Chocolate Gateau
Mama's Gateaux
Cassata Siciliana

Wine Selection

“Wine is like the incarnation – it is both divine and human”
― Paul Tillich

All wine options are showcased in the brochure below.

Download Wine List

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We look forward to having you with us.

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