St Augustine Inns of Elegance

6 Inns, 6 Different Experiences


October 17, 2015

Mediterranean Latin Restaurant in St. Augustine

By: Jamie

Mediterranean Latin Restaurant in St. Augustine

La Pentola Restaurant
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A relaxing, intimate atmosphere infused with Mediterranean ambiance with indoor and couryard dining is what you'll find at this St Augustine restaurant. Chef Talavera (from Guadalajara, Mexico) specializes in Mediterranean and Latin specialties.

If you're wondering where to have lunch in St Augustine FL, La Pentola is the place. Dine in or enjoy the rustic elegance of the courtyard (of course equipped with heaters in the chillier months). Your lunch menu might include such items sesame ahi tuna, seared and finished with tamari ginger sauce, avocado, and minced red peppers; marinated Kalamata olives; grilled zucchini sandwich with mushrooms and tomatoes on a French baguette with pesto and fresh mozzarella cheese; braised beef tenderloin in burgundy wine sauce with mushrooms, onions, and bacon, served over garlic mashed potatoes and sauteedvegetables; a salad featuring shredded duck, apples, walnuts, goat cheese and fresh berries with warm balsamic vinaigrette over mixed greens; or a sauteed sliced chicken breakst with prosciutto, mushrooms, and sun-dried tomatoes in garlic white wine cream sauce tossed with penne pasta and Romano cheese! 

Dinner? Perhaps sautéed snails with shallots, garlic and mushrooms in a cognac cream sauce or pasta purses filled with ricotta cheese & truffles in sherry cream sauce with shiitake mushrooms, sweet peas, and sundried tomatoes or pan seared butterfly tenderloin topped with grilled shrimp, mushrooms, diced tomatoes, feta cheese and ancho chili sauce or loster ravioli in tomato cream sauce with asparagus, artichokes, and roasted peppers or vegetarian pasta featuring artichokes, broccoli, sun-dried tomatoes, zucchini, and fresh basil in a light garlic and white wine sauce served over fettuccini pasta!

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