Menu

Luncheon Entrées
Served from 11:30am to 3:30pm

Vegetarian Lasagne $9.75
Luncheon portion of our homemade noodles layered with a a variety of vegetables, and cheeses and baked under a blanket of cheese

Meat Lasagne $9.45
A luncheon portion of our homemade noodles, layered with a cheese-meat sauce and baked under a blanket of cheese

Shrimp Cocktail $8.45
Chilled shrimp served with a tangy cocktail sauce

Homemade Soup and Salad $7.95
A crisp salad seasoned with Caruso’s own Italian dressing, with your choice of minestrone or pasta fagioli soup

Pasta and Sauce $8.75
Choose a pasta – spaghetti, linguine, or rigatoni, and sauce – Caruso, meat, marinara or white garlic mushroom

Pizza $8.75
9” cheese, individual size (add toppings for $1.50 each)

Meatball Lunch $9.75
Three meatballs, a side of penne marinara and an Italian salad. Served together

Shrimp Marinara $9.75
Shrimp, simmered in zesty marinara sauce, served over linguine

Penne and Eggplant Parmigiana $9.75
Penne noodles and eggplant baked together parmigiana style

Shrimp Mediterranean $9.75
Tasty shrimp simmered in a white sauce of garlic, fresh herbs, mushrooms and white wine, served over linguine

Antipasto $6.50
A refreshing assortment of appetizers on a bed of mixed greens served with homemade dressing

Rigatoni Bake $9.95
Rigatoni, ricotta cheese, and homemade ground sausage in marinara sauce.  Topped with three cheeses and baked.

Side Orders
Italian style salad $3.95
Homemade soup $3.95 cup, $6.00 bowl
Shrimp cocktail $8.45
Meatballs (3) $6.00
Sausage (2) $5.50
Side of pasta $5.50

Beverages
Milk, soft drinks, or lemonade (with refills) $2.95
Iced or hot tea, regular or decaffeinated coffee $2.25
Espresso $3.25
Cappuccino $3.95
Sparkling Italian mineral water $3.95

 

Dinner Menu

Antipasto
A refreshing assortment of appetizers on a bed of lettuce, seasoned with homemade Italian dressing.
Single $6.50
Double $9.95
Platter for Three $12.50
Platter for Four $14.95

Italian Style Salad $3.95
Seasoned with homemade Italian dressing

Homemade Soup $3.95
Ask your server for Today's selections
Large Soup $6.50

The Caruso Special $10.75
A combination of ALL these traditional Italian favorites:
Spaghetti • Meatballs • Meat or Cheese Ravioli
Served with your choice of Meat sauce, Marinara sauce, or White Garlic-Mushroom sauce

Spaghetti
Linguine or Rigatoni may be substituted

• With Caruso sauce of Marinara Sauce $9.25
•  With White Garlic-Mushroom sauce $9.50
• With Meat sauce or Mushroom sauce $9.75
• With Alfredo sauce, Rosato sauce or Pesto $10.25

Ravioli
Homemade, Choice of Meat (in egg pasta) or Cheese (in spinach-egg pasta)

• With Caruso sauce of Marinara Sauce $10.75
• With White Garlic-Mushroom sauce $11.00
• With Meat sauce or Mushroom sauce $11.25
• With Alfredo sauce or Rosato sauce or Pesto $11.75

The "Half and Half"  $11.25
Ravioli and Spaghetti with your choice of any sauce listed above

Meatballs (Homemade)
• Two, on any of the above orders, add $4.00

Italian Sausages (Homemade)
• Two, on any of the above orders, add $5.50

Traditional Italian Favorites
Served with Garlic Toast

Lasagne al Forno $10.75
Our all time favorite, made with homemade noodles, layered with a cheese-meat sauce, and baked in a blanket of cheese.

Lasagne and Chicken Parmigiana $12.75
Our own meat lasagne, served with a chicken breast and mushrooms, all covered with cheese and baked.

Lasagne with Meatballs $12.75
Lasagne with our homemade meatballs all covered with cheese and baked.

Vegetarian Lasagne $11.50
Homemade noodles, layered with spinach, broccoli, mushrooms and a variety of cheeses. Covered with a red sauce and baked under a blanket of cheese.

Stuffed Pasta Shells & Eggplant Parmigiana $12.50
The shells are stuffed with ricotta and Parmesan cheeses, and, together with eggplant, are baked parmigiana style.

Chicken Alfredo $12.25
Linguine with a boneless chicken breast, served with a creamy Alfredo sauce.

Grilled Salmon Delight $13.75
Grilled Atlantic Salmon, served alongside linguine with shrimp and a white seafood sauce, and broccoli florets.

Shrimp and Scallops Alfredo $14.25
Tender shrimp and sea scallops with creamy Alfredo sauce and mushrooms, served over linguine.

Shrimp Mediterranean or Shrimp Marinara $11.75
Tasty shrimp, simmered in a white sauce of garlic, fresh herbs, mushrooms and white wine or a zesty marinara sauce.  Served on linguine or spaghetti.

Shrimp Alfredo $12.50
A liberal helping of tender shrimp, topped with a creamy Alfredo sauce. Served over linguine.

Shrimp and Clams “Adriatic” $13.50
Shrimp and chopped ocean clams are simmered together in a white sauce (garlic, fresh herbs, white wine and mushrooms) or a red marinara sauce. Served on linguine or spaghetti.

A Seafood-Pasta Delight! $13.75
A variety of seafoods in a white sauce (garlic, fresh herbs, white wine and mushrooms) or a red marinara sauce.  Served on linguine or spaghetti.

Clam Sauce, White or Red $10.95
Chopped ocean clams, simmered in a white sauce of garlic, fresh herbs, mushrooms and white wine.  Also available in a lively red marinara sauce.  Served on linguine or spaghetti.

Rigatoni Parmigiana $10.25
Rigatoni in red sauce, covered in a blend of three cheeses and baked.

 

The entrees below are served with garlic toast and your choice of Spaghetti with Caruso Sauce OR Italian Salad OR Homemade Soup

Eggplant Parmigiana $11.75
Broiled eggplant wedges, covered with a red sauce and a variety of cheeses, and baked.

Cheese Manicotti $11.75
Homemade spinach pasta tubes, filled with ricotta and Parmesan cheeses. Covered with a red sauce, a variety of cheeses, and baked.

Seafood Cannellone with Cheese Manicotti $12.95
A variety of seafoods stuffed in a homemade pasta tube alongside a cheese–filled manicotti. Topped with a white garlic sauce and a variety of cheeses, and baked.

Breast of Chicken Parmigiana $12.95
Two boneless chicken breasts covered with a red sauce, topped with mushrooms, a variety of cheeses, and baked.

Stuffed Pasta Shells & Chicken Parmigiana $12.95
A boneless chicken breast and mushrooms with cheese-stuffed pasta shells, covered with marinara sauce and a variety of cheeses, and baked.

Spinach Cannellone $12.25
Homemade egg pasta rolled and stuffed with spinach, cheese, and mushrooms, all seasoned with herbs and baked in a red sauce covered with cheese.

Cheese Manicotti & Meat-filled Cannellone $12.95
Manicotti is made from homemade spinach pasta, rolled and stuffed with cheese. Cannellone is made from homemade egg pasta, rolled and stuffed with herb-seasons meat. Both are baked parmigiana style.

Cheese Manicotti and Eggplant Parmigiana $12.25
Broiled eggplant wedges and a cheese-filled manicotti are covered with a red sauce, a variety of cheeses, and baked.

Chicken and Eggplant, Sicilian Style $12.95
Braised chicken breast, eggplant wedges and mushrooms, covered with a tangy red sauce (or, if you prefer, a white garlic sauce) and baked with a cheese topping.

Veal Parmigiana $13.25
Thin slices of veal, braised in a tangy red suace, covered with a variety of cheeses and baked.

Pizza

Cheese Pizza with homemade Tomato Sauce Small 9”  $8.75, Medium 13”  $10.75, Extra Large 19”  $15.50

Additional ingredients for each additional on, on all or part of pizza add:
Small $1.50, Medium $2.25, Extra Large $3.25
Pepperoni • Italian Sausage • Anchovies • Mushrooms • Ground Beef • Garlic • Green Peppers • Extra Cheese • Diced Onions • Olives • Salami

The Caruso Spectacular Pizza
Cheese, Olives, Onions, Mushrooms, Sausage (or Pepperoni) and Green Pepper Small 9” $12.95, Medium 13” $18.50, Extra Large 19” $24.50  (No substitutions please)

The Vegetarian Pizza
Cheese, Olives, Onions, Mushrooms and Green Pepper.  Small 9” $11.50, Medium 13” $17.50, Extra Large 19” $22.95 (No substitutions please)

Large Pizza boxes 95¢ each.

Side Orders
Bowl of Caruso sauce or Marinara sauce $3.25
Bowl of Mushroom sauce or Meat sauce $4.25
Bowl of Alfredo sauce $5.50
Side of 3 Meatballs with Caruso sauce $6.00
Side of 2 Sausages with Caruso sauce $5.50

Beverages
Coffee (regular or brewed decaffeinated), Tea $2.25
Milk, Soft drinks, Lemonade (with refills) $2.95
Sparking Italian Mineral Water $3.95

Homemade Desserts

Spumoni $3.75
A colorful blend of ice cream flavors laced with our special almond cream sauce.

Tortoni $3.75
A fruit-macaroon crust under a layer of creamy coconut-almond ice cream.  Topped with whipped cream and a Maraschino chip.

Cappuccino Freeze $3.75
A chocolate-crumb crust under a layer of coffee ice cream, topped with chocolate sauce, whipped cream and a sprinkling of cinnamon.

Italian Gelato $3.75
Delicious, tangy Italian ice, homemade from fresh fruit.  Ask your server for our current selections.

Cannoli $4.25
A crunchy pastry shell with creamy sweet ricotta filling, chocolate morsels, and a sprinkling of chopped nuts.

Triamisu $4.25
Espresso soaked lady-finger cookies, layered in a sweet mascarpone and ricotta filling.

Espresso $3.00
Cappuccino $3.50

Desserts Wines

Porto $9.95 glass
Founders Reserve, Sandeman

Ruby Port $4.50 glass
Paul Masson

Cream Sherry $4.50 glass
Taylor

Marsala $6.50 glass
Florio

Moscato $5.25 glass, $21.00 bottle
Castello Poggio

Fizz 56 $24.00 bottle
Brachetto

Framboise $25.00 bottle
Pacific Rim

 

Ask about our wonderful selection of fine wines and beer.

 

Call ahead for TAKE OUT orders (520) 624-5765
We accept most major credit cards.  No checks, please.
Minimum service per person $8.00.
Items and pricing are subject to change.


CARUSO’S 434 N. 4th Avenue Tucson, AZ 85705

Come on in for lunch or dinner, there is plenty of indoor seating and al fresco dining. Reservations accepted by telephone (520) 624-5765.