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- $25 for $50 worth of upscale Italian cuisine
- $49 for $100 worth of upscale Italian cuisine
Antipasti, such as short ribs and eggplant topped with mozzarella ($15), lead the way for entrees, such as risotto with four types of seafood ($28) and roasted duck braciola stuffed with spinach and fontina ($25). See the full dinner menu for more details.
Inside his open kitchen at Il Tesoro, owner and chef A.J. Black creates a variety of dishes including pear salad with gorgonzola, short ribs, duck confit, and a key lime tiramisu. Drawing on his training at the Italian Culinary Institute and inside the kitchens of the five-star Grand Hotel in Rome, Black combines Old-World Italian flavors with modern cooking techniques and plays matchmaker by serving plates of spaghetti for two composed of only one noodle.
The menu showcases fresh, seasonal ingredients and rotating daily specials, such as chef Black's signature risotto alla pescatora sautéed with clams, mussels, shrimp, and scallops and finished with cherry tomato sauce. The wine list collects Italian varietals carefully selected from both large and boutique wineries to pair with menu selections. Fresco paintings decorate the plastered walls with Tuscan scenery alongside antique artwork, intricate woodwork, and prospective diners with their noses pressed against the windows.