“When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s amore. When the world seems to shinelike you’ve had too much wine, that’s amore”.– Dean Martin
Welcome to Gusto Urban Italian restaurant in Century City’s newly developed upmarket Bridgewater precinct. Situated on the banks of Ratanga Park, a picture-perfect spot designed for locals to bring balance to a modern lifestyle.
Italian cuisine is known for its simplicity. Who doesn’t love a delicious and comforting cheesy pizza, or a rich and hearty pasta dish? Italian food is one of the much loved cuisines all over the world and this cuisine has its own charm and simplicity, whether its at a ristorante or pizzeria.
If you’re craving some authentic Italian fare, look no further. Gusto Urban Italian is all that and more. A true Italian experience for Century City locals, just outside Canal Walk shopping centre. This makes it an ideal spot to meet up with friends and family or colleagues after work, without the fuss of going inside the mall for dinner.
From the moment you walk in the door at Gusto Urban Italian, you know you are in for something special. Don’t expect to find red and white checkered tablecloths, or family portraits of someone’s nonna rolling dough on the wall, nor would you find any Sardegna photographs.
Instead you are greeted with an inviting ambience of modern and stylish interior. Modern lighting fixtures serve as accents to create a stylish upbeat look. The trendy interior is designed with minimalistic clean lines, crisp finish and modern furnishings. The mood is laid back, with lingering aromas of food boast in the air. Take a glimpse into their open kitchen and watch the chefs prepare your meal.
This chic restaurant is spacious and the goal is to make the restaurant with different areas of use, making everybody feel welcome. Stay online with your laptop or tablet at a cosy nook in the restaurant, or treat your spouse for a delicious meal, catching up with friends for drinks or dining al fresco with a delicious pizza. It caters for different dining experiences to accommodate a variety of guests.
With an exciting menu that features all the Italian classics, it will transport your taste buds to the streets of Italy, while hearty aromas of bold Italian flavours waft into the dining area from the kitchen nearby.
The wine list is quite impressive and includes both local and Italian favourites. If wine is not your thing then opt for a cocktail or a gin from their impressive gin range.
The menu features a selection of delicious snacks or opt for a melt-in-the-mouth L’insalata di Calamari presented on a bed of crisp salad, sugar snaps, bean sprouts, radish, toasted sesame seeds and garlic mayo and dressed with extra virgin olive oil and fresh lemon juice. The food is unpretentious and delicious. It’s made to be enjoyed.
Feeling peckish? Try their cheesy mouthwatering pizzas. How can you not fall for the crispy crusts coupled with an exciting play of ingredients with gooey cheese on the top. If you feel like a hearty, comforting meal then Italian pasta is definitely the way to go. Order a Ravioli ai Funghi Porchini which is porchini mushroom ravioli with butter and sage or Tortellini di Prosciutto Crodo which is delicate Parma ham tortellini with fresh cream, peas and Parmesan. The food is simple, traditional and utterly delicious, made from fresh ingredients.
Tantalise your taste buds with a classic Italian Tiramisu. It’s creamy and light-as-air. It is absolute heaven! There’s just something about a delectable sinful dark Souffle al Cioccolato with a oozing liquid chocolate centre. This dessert will make any chocolate lover swoon!
Gusto Urban Italian offers the best in Italian hospitality – warmth, character and a passion for good food. You can enjoy a nice ‘cuppa’ with a few breakfast options as well as different deli offerings. Order a takeaway or a delicious Margherita Pizza topped with Pomodoro San Marzano, Fior di Latte mozzarella, extra virgin olive oil, basil and Grana Padano.
Gusto Urban Italian is a restaurant where a pizza can satisfy the hungriest soul and how a few simple ingredients can create a feast for the senses. Expect great food, a warm welcome in a relaxed atmosphere where you’ll return to again and again.
There’s an old Italian saying that goes:
“Buon cibo, buon vino, buoni amici” meaning “Good food, good wine, good friends”.
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