An authentic Italian experience

Have a look at our menus below to discover the delicious food that we have on offer at Cafe Gia’s.

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LUNCH

12noon - 2pm

Monday to Friday

Starters

Minestrone Soup
£4.25

Italian Vegetable Broth

£4.25
Soup of the Day
£4.25

please ask

£4.25
Prawn & Avocado Cocktail
£4.25

in a marie rose sauce

£4.25
Bruschetta
£4.25

topped with cherry tomatoes

£4.25
Zucchini Frites
£4.25

light & crispy deep fried courgettes with a spicy lime mayo dip

£4.25

Mains

Fish & Chips
£8.95

& mushy peas

£8.95
Steak Pie
£8.95

homemade steak pie with chips OR potatoes

£8.95
Pollo Fritto
£8.95

strips of chicken breast deepfried in a light batter with french fries

£8.95
Hot Filled Focaccia
£7.95

spicy chicken in a light mayo dressing

£7.95
Macaroni Cheese
£7.95

with french fries

£7.95
Linguine al Funghetto
£7.95

creamy sauce with mushrooms

£7.95
Penne Napoli
£7.95

creamy tomato, cherry tomatoes & mascarpone sauce

£7.95
Pizza
£6.95

9" Margheritta (toppings £1 extra)

£6.95
Lasagne
£7.95

layers of pasta with bolognese

£7.95

Sides

French Fries
£2.95
£2.95
Hand Cut Chips
£3.25
£3.25
Mixed Leaf Salad
£3.50
£3.50
Garlic Bread
£3.25
£3.25
Garlic Bread & Cheese
£4.25
£4.25

Desserts

Apple Pie
£3.75
£3.75
Chocolate Fudge Cake
£3.75
£3.75
Vanilla Ice Cream
£2.95
£2.95

A LA CARTE MENU

ZUPPE (SOUPS)

Served with crusty bread

Minestrone Toscano (V) (G)
£4.95

Italian Vegetable broth

£4.95
Soup of the Day
£4.95

Please ask

£4.95

BREADS

Garlic bread (V)
£3.95
£3.95
Garlic bread & mozzarella cheese (V)
£4.95
£4.95
Focaccia - plain (V)
£4.50
£4.50
Focaccia - Rosemary & Seasalt (V)
£4.95
£4.95
Focaccia - Mozzarella (V)
£5.25
£5.25

STARTERS

Mozzarella Fritta (V) (G)
£6.25

Deep fried Buffalo Mozzarella sticks, served with a sweet chilli dip

£6.25
Mia Gia
£7.45

Stornoway black pudding & haggis wrapped in Parma Ham and smothered in a creamy black pepper sauce

£7.45
Gamberone di Avalo
£8.75

King prawns in a white wine, parsley, garlic & chilli sauce, served on a toasted crostini with rocket salad garnish

£8.75
Arancini Bon Bons
£7.25

Italian rice bon bons with bolognese & parmesan cheese.  Coated in breadcrumbs & deep fried, served with a sweet chilli dip

£7.25
Antipasto Alla Toscana (G)
£9.95

Selection of Italian cured meat, served with black olives & pickle salad

£9.95
Insalata Caprese (V) (G)
£6.95

Sliced mozzarella, tomatoes & fresh basil, drizzled with Extra Virgin Olive Oil

£6.95
Cozze al Pomodoro
£7.25

Fresh steamed mussels in a spicy garlic & tomato sauce, served with toasted garlic bread

£7.25
Calamari Fritti
£7.25

Lightly floured calamari, deep fried and served with a garlic mayo dip

£7.25
Bruschetta al Pomodoro (V)
£6.95

Lightly toasted garlic bread topped off with tasty cherry tomatoes, garlic & fresh basil with a light drizzle of Extra Virgin olive oil

£6.95
Frutti di Mare (G)
£7.25

Mixed seafood marinated in Extra Virgin Olive Oil, lemon juice, and white wine vinegar, served on a bed of crispy salad

£7.25
Funghi Trifolati (V) (G)
£6.25

Pan fried mushrooms with parsley & garlic

£6.25
Funghi Ripiene (V)
£7.45

Mushrooms stuffed with cheese & onions, coated in breadcrumbs & deep fried, served with a garlic mayo dip

£7.45
Pollo Frito
£7.95

Tender strips of chicken breast in a light batter with a garlic mayo dip

£7.95

Carni alla Grillia (Grilled Steaks)

Served with fries or vegatables & potatoes of the day

Filleto Ai Ferri (G)
£29.95

12oz Grilled fillet steak

£29.95
Bistecca Ai Ferri (G)
£24.95

10z Grilled sirloin steak

£24.95
Add a sauce
£2.75

Funghetto – mushroom & cream

Al pepe – pepper & cream

Arrabiata – spicey mixed peppers, tomatoes & onions

Diana – onions, mushrooms, tomato, French mustard, brandy & cream

£2.75

Piatti di Pollo (Chicken Dishes)

Served with vegetables & potatoes of the day

Pollo Valdostano (G)
£16.95

Breast of chicken topped with bacon, cheese & napoli sauce

£16.95
Pollo al Sambuca
£15.95

Chicken breast stuffed with spinach & ricotta cheese deep fried in breadcrumbs with a Sambuca sauce

£15.95
Pollo Milanese
£15.95

Breaded breast of chicken served with spaghetti napoli

£15.95
Pollo Gia (G)
£15.95

Breast of chicken cooked in a creamy white sauce with asparagus

£15.95

Frutti di Mare (Seafood)

Branzino e Gamberetti
£17.95

Fillet of Seabass sauted with king prawns & cherry tomatoes in a white wine & chilli sauce, served with garlic & rosemary mash

£17.95
Cozze al Pomodoro
£12.95

Fresh steamed mussels in a spicy garlic & tomato sauce, served with toasted garlic bread

£12.95
Cozze alla Mugnaia
£12.95

Fresh steamed mussels in a creamy white wine sauce, served with toasted garlic bread

£12.95
Salmone Picante (G)
£14.94

Poached salmon in a lime & sweet chilli sauce, with vegetables & potatoes of the day

£14.94
Salmone alla Grilia (G)
£14.95

Grilled salmon with baby potatoes and vegetables of the day

£14.95

L’hamburgheri

All burgers served on a brioche bun with fries & onion rings

Classic
£9.45

6oz beef burger dressed with salad, beef tomato & a tangy tomato relish

£9.45
Cheese
£9.95

6oz beef burger served on a bed of salad & beef tomato, topped with cheese & tangy tomato relish

£9.95
Pollo
£10.95

Breaded chicken breast on a bed of salad, beef tomato & garlic mayo

£10.95
Cajun Pollo
£10.95

Breast of chicken dusted with Cajun spice on a bed of salad, beef tomato & garlic mayo

£10.95
Italiano
£10.95

6oz beef burger topped with mozzarella cheese & a dollop of napoli sauce

£10.95

PIZZA

freshly made pizza dough and sauce all Gia’s own recipe

Gluten free pizza available on request £1 suppliment

Margherita
£10.95

Gia’s classic pizza sauce topped with melted mozzarella cheese

£10.95
Arrabiata
£11.95

Spicy napoli sauce, roasted mixed peppers with fiery jalapeños

£11.95
Pollo Picante
£12.95

Tender strips of chicken breast marinated in Cajun spices & crushed chilli

£12.95
Di Avalo
£12.95

Spicy Italian sausage & fresh chilli

£12.95
Hawaiian
£11.95

Sweet & tangy ham & pineapple

£11.95
Pizza Napoli
£12.95

Anchovies, capers & black olives

£12.95
Verdi
£11.95

Goats cheese, roasted mixed peppers,  topped with rocket leaves, shavings of parmesan cheese & a drizzle of Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Or add to a Margherita from the following  £1 per topping

Chicken, bolognese, chorizo, spicy Italian sausage, pepperoni, mushrooms, mixed peppers, onions, sweetcorrn, bacon, olives, pineapple, tomato, jalapeno peppers, anchovies, capers, tuna, fresh chilli, ham, meatballs, mixed sea

£11.95

PASTA & RISOTTO

Linguine Al Salmone
£11.95

Linguine in a cream, smoked salmon & vodka sauce

£11.95
Penne Arrabiata (V)
£10.95

Penne cooked in a spicy tomato sauce

£10.95
Lasagna
£11.95

Layers of pasta with Bolognese & cheese sauce

£11.95
Spaghetti Carbonara
£11.95

Spaghetti cooked in a creamy sauce with bacon, onions& Italian herbs

£11.95
Spaghetti Napoli (V)
£9.95

Spaghetti in Gia’s own tomato sauce

£9.95
Spaghetti Bolognese
£11.95

Spaghetti with traditional bolognese sauce

£11.95
Spaghetti Marinara
£13.95

Spaghetti with mixed seafood in a tomato sauce

£13.95
Rigatone Salsiccia
£12.95

Rigatone with spicy Italian sausage in a rich tomato sauce

£12.95
Risotto Con Chorizo
£10.95

Arborio rice in a spicy tomato sauce with chorizo

£10.95
Risotto al Funghetto (V)
£9.95

Creamy Arborio rice with Mushrooms

£9.95
Risotto con Pollo
£12.95

Creamy Arborio rice with tender strips of chicken & asparagus

£12.95

SIDES

Mixed Salad
£3.45
£3.45
Fries
£3.25
£3.25
Sweet Potato Fries
£3.50
£3.50
Loaded Fries - with Bolognese
£5.95
£5.95
Onion Rings
£2.95
£2.95

Should you have any food allergies or intolerances, please speak to a member of staff before ordering

(V) - Denotes Vegetarian Dish   |   (G) - Denotes Gluten-Free Dish

KIDS MENU

Strictly under 12 years only

Meal includes a soft drink and a scoop of ice cream

Starters £1.95

Minestrone Soup

Homemade Vegetable Broth

Mains £5.95

Penne Napoli

penne in Gia’s own tomato sauce

Spaghetti Bolognese

our best minced beef & tomato sauce with strings of spaghetti

Macaroni Cheese

macaroni in a creamy, cheesey sauce & skinny fries

Chicken Goujons & skinny fries

tender strips of chicken in a crispy batter & skinny fries

Haddock Goujons & skinny fries

fresh haddock in a light batter & skinny fries

9” Margherita Pizza

our very own margherita pizza made just a little bit smaller

Hot Dog & skinny fries

small hot dog in a finger roll, tomato sauce & skinny fries

Plain Burger & skinny fries

plain burger (no salad, no sauce) in a bun & skinny fries

SWEET MENU

DOLCI

TORTA TIRAMISU
£5.95

Classic Italian dessert with layers of sponge, coffee, liqueur & mascarpone cream

£5.95
TORTA di MELE
£5.95

Homemade apple pie, served with a drizzle of toffee sauce & fresh pouring cream

£5.95
BUDINO al CARAMELLO
£6.50

Delicious sticky toffee pudding, served with vanilla ice cream

£6.50
TORTA di CIOCCOLATO
£6.50

Gia’s own cheesecake with crunchy biscuit base & mascarpone cream topping. Strawberry OR raspberry

£6.50
TORTA FORMAGGIO
£6.50

Gia’s own cheesecake with crunchy biscuit base & mascarpone cream topping. Strawberry OR raspberry

£6.50
PANNA COTTA
£5.45

Deliciously light and creamy, served with fresh strawberries & cream

£5.45
LIMONE SORPRESA
£5.45

  Lemon Sorbet with a Dash of Malibu

£5.45
GELATO della CASA
£4.95

Choose 3 scoops from:
Double Cream Vanilla, Belgian Chocolate, Strawberry, Raspberry Ripple

£4.95
HOT BELGIAN WAFFLES
£6.25

With Nuttella & vanilla ice cream

£6.25
AFFOGATO
£4.45

A Shot of Espresso with a Dollop of Vanilla Ice-Cream

£4.45
AFFOGATO CON LIQUORE
£5.95

Shot of espresso with a scoop of double cream vanilla ice cream drizzled with Amaretto

£5.95

GIA’S FAVOURITES

GIA MESS
£6.45

Meringue crushed with vanilla ice-cream & fresh strawberries & raspberries, drizzled with fresh cream & raspberry coulis

Add a dash of your favourite liqueur  £1.00

£6.45
AMARENA CHERRIES
£6.95

Amarena cherries with double cream vanilla ice cream

£6.95

SUNDAES

COOPA FRAGOLA
£6.95

2 scoops strawberry ice cream, 1 scoop double cream vanilla, fresh strawberries, strawberry sauce & whipped cream

£6.95
COPPA CIACCOLATA
£6.95

2 scoops Belgian Chocolate, 1 scoop Chocolate Fudge Brownie, chocolate sauce,whipped cream topped with a milk chocolate flake

£6.95

SPECIALITY COFFEES

Coffee with your favourite liqueur £5.95

French – Cointreau, Calypso –Tia Maria, Irish – Jameson’s, Gaelic – Scottish Whisky, Brandy

Should you have any food allergies or intolerances, please let a member of staff know before placing your order

WINE LIST

WHITE WINE

House Trebbiano | Italy
3.50 (125ml) | 4.75 (175ml) | 19.00 (75cl)

Super-soft and ripe with lovely white pear and apple on the palate. The finish is herbaceous however the fruit shines through making this a super apéritif. It works very well with white fish dishes too.

3.50 (125ml) | 4.75 (175ml) | 19.00 (75cl)
Pinot Grigio | La Casada | Italy
3.75 (125ml) | 5.25 (175ml) | 21.00 (75cl)

Soft, fresh and subtle. Honeyed, floral aromas are joined on the palate with apple and lemon flavours.

3.75 (125ml) | 5.25 (175ml) | 21.00 (75cl)
Grillo Terre Siciliane | Mandato | Italy
23.00 (75cl)

Straw yellow in colour, with vibrant, floral aromas. Well-balanced on the palate and
easy-drinking.

23.00 (75cl)
Soave | Castelforte | Italy
24.00 (75cl)

Dry and crisp with a delicate perfume of almond blossom and exotic fruit. Elegant and intense with fresh acidity and a characteristic mineral note on the finish.

24.00 (75cl)
Pecorino Terre di Chieti | Caleo | Italy
24.00 (75cl)

Dry white with fruit and floral aromas.

24.00 (75cl)
Verdicchio Classico | Botter | Italy
4.50 (125ml) | 6.75 (175ml) | 26.00 (75cl)

Brilliantly clear, light straw-coloured with green reflections. Fine, lasting, lightly fruity bouquet with scents of almond and a dry, fresh, elegant body.

4.50 (125ml) | 6.75 (175ml) | 26.00 (75cl)
Sauvignon Blanc | Villa Chiopris | Italy
5.00 (125ml) | 6.75 (175ml) | 28.00 (75cl)

Lovely chalky aromas with hints of pear drop and a pleasant bitter finish.

5.00 (125ml) | 6.75 (175ml) | 28.00 (75cl)

HANDPICKED

Gavi Salluvii | Castellari Bergaglio | Italy
32.00 (75cl)

Produced from grapes of several vineyards, ‘Salluvii’ refers to the Ancient name of the people of the Gavi region. Clean and fresh with aromas of fruit and a good mouth-feel.

32.00 (75cl)
Riesling | San Leonardo | Italy
52.00 (75cl)

The bouquet is refined and polished with passionfruit, lemon and candid fruits followed by toasted nuts and pecan butter.

52.00 (75cl)

RED WINE

House Sangiovese | Italy
3.50 (125ml) | 5.25 (175ml) | 19.00 (75cl)

Made by Mario Ruggani this is a lovely, soft and spicy Sangiovese. Dark ruby in colour with herbaceous cherries and violets on the nose and a good medium weight palate.

3.50 (125ml) | 5.25 (175ml) | 19.00 (75cl)
Merlot | La Casada | Italy
21.00 (75cl)

Super-soft black plum fruit with hints of herb. A superb all rounder.

21.00 (75cl)
Bardolino | Botter | Italy
22.00 (75cl)

Light ruby-red colour, delicate, fresh taste with plum notes. Bouquet with notes of black pepper and marasca cherry.

22.00 (75cl)
Montepulciano d’Abruzzo | Paradiso | Italy
4.00 (125ml) | 5.75 (175ml) | 23.00 (75cl)

Intense ruby-red colour with purple hues. Pleasant fruity aromas with a dry and mild flavour.

Full-bodied with soft tannins and good acidity.

4.00 (125ml) | 5.75 (175ml) | 23.00 (75cl)
Passo Antico | Isola dei Nuraghi | Italy
25.00 (75cl)

A beautiful Sardinian full-bodied red wine where only a part of the blend of 3 traditional Sardinian grapes (Cannonau, Carignano and Bovale Sardo) is air dried in the age old Appassimento process. The resulting intensity of flavour is very evident on the long, dry finish.

25.00 (75cl)
Cabernet Sauvignon | Villa Chiopris | Italy
5.00 (125ml) | 6.75 (175ml) | 28.00 (75cl)

Ruby-red in colour with clean aromas of black cherry, strawberry and vanilla. Intense flavours with nuances of plum, raspberry and black cherry on the finish.

5.00 (125ml) | 6.75 (175ml) | 28.00 (75cl)
Chianti Classico | Botter | Italy
30.00 (75cl)

From the heart of Tuscany this is an excellent red wine to serve with food. It is medium-bodied with lovely, cherry fruit flavours.

30.00 (75cl)

HANDPICKED

Ripasso Valpolicella | Tommasi | Italy
38.00 (75cl)

Deep ruby-red in colour. Rich, spicy perfume and black pepper notes with a hint of raisins.
Full-bodied, balanced and intense with sweet cherry flavours.

38.00 (75cl)
Barolo | Volpi | Italy
58.00 (75cl)

Classic Nebbiolo with roses and tar on the nose. The palate is light with red berries, tannins and a short, dry finish.

58.00 (75cl)

ROSE WINE

Pinot Grigio Blush | Villa Molino | Italy
3.75 (125ml) | 5.25 (175ml) | 21.00 (75cl)

Unique pale-copper colour; aromatic with delicate citrus notes; crisp and refreshing on the palate.

3.75 (125ml) | 5.25 (175ml) | 21.00 (75cl)

SPARKLING WINE

Prosecco Spumante | Vigna Dogarina | Italy
6.45 (20cl) | 25.50 (75cl)

Pale yellow in colour with persistent perlage. Citrus fruit and flowery features characterise this wine’s scent. Fresh and distinctive, exhaled in the aromatic notes. The ideal partner for refined appetisers, delicate fish and fresh cheese dishes.

6.45 (20cl) | 25.50 (75cl)
Ugovezzoli Franciacorta DOCG Brut | Italy
45.00 (75cl)

Light gold in colour with bright, yellow-green reflections and a fine, persistent perlage. Excellent as an apéritif or served with fish.

45.00 (75cl)

Christmas & New Years Menus

Put some sparkle into 2021 at Gia’s this Christmas!

Available from Monday 6th December

Christmas Lunch

2 Course Christmas Lunch £15.95 p/p

LUNCH

Prawn cocktail

Mouth-watering baby prawns dressed in a delicious marie rose sauce

Crostini della Casa

Gia’s own chicken liver pate served with sourdough melba toast & red onion Chutney

Spicey Parsnip Soup V

Heart-warming winter soup served with warm crusty bread

Bruschetta V

Toasted garlic bread topped off with vine ripened cherry tomatoes & a drizzle of balsamic glaze

MAINS

Tacchino Ripieno

Roast turkey with pork & herb stuffing, glazed pigs in blankets, roast potatoes, buttered brussel sprouts, honey glazed carrots, cranberry sauce & turkey jous

Salmone Alla Griglia

Grilled salmon with a seaweed & pancetta lardons butter, served with seasonal vegetables & diced roast potatoes

Roast Sirloin of Beef

Roast sirloin of beef served with seasonal vegetables, Yorkshire pudding & roast potatoes

Christmas Tartlets V

Scrumptious Goats cheese tarts with sundried tomatoes & pesto sauce served with a green salad  

Christmas Dinner

Christmas Dinner

3 Course Christmas Dinner £29.95 p/p

Starters

Smoked Salmon Coronets

Salmon coronets filled with baby prawns in a mouth-watering marie rose sauce

Crostini della casa

Chicken liver pate served with sourdough melba toast & brandy & red onion chutney

Spicey Parsnip Soup V

Heart-warming winter soup served with warm crusty bread

Bruschetta V

Toasted garlic bread topped off with vine ripened cherry tomatoes & a drizzle of balsamic glaze

MAINS

Tacchino Ripieno

Roast turkey with pork & herb stuffing, glazed pigs in blankets, roast potatoes, buttered brussel sprouts, honey glazed carrots, cranberry sauce & turkey jous

Salmone Alla Griglia

Grilled salmon topped with baby prawns & smothered in a Champagne butter sauce served with seasonal vegetables & baby roast potatoes

Roast Sirloin of Beef

Roast sirloin of beef served with seasonal vegetables, Yorkshire pudding & roast potatoes

Christmas Pasta V

Fettucine in a creamy white sauce with wild mushrooms, broccoli, finished off with a truffle parmesan crisp

DOLCE

Winter Berry Cheesecake with dark chocolate shards
Double cream vanilla ice cream with frozen berries & warm white chocolate sauce
Christmas pudding with brandy sauce

Hogmany Spectacular at Gia’s

Hogmanay Spectacular at Gia’s

31st December  |  3 course set menu £30p/p

Live music from our very own Roberto Enzo!

Starters

Mia Gia

Haggis & blackpudding wrapped in Parma Ham with a whiskey & peppercorn sauce

Scotch Broth V

Homemade broth served with ward crusty bread

Arancini Bon Bons V

Breaded Italian rice bon bons with onion, garlic, fennel seeds & parmesan cheese with a sweet chilli sauce

Crostini della casa

Gia’s chicken liver pate served with toasted garlic bread & cranberry sauce

MAINS

Steak Pie

Our own homemade steak pie served with baby potatoes seasonal vegetables

Pollo Balmoral

Breast of chicken stuffed with haggis served with a whisky & peppercorn sauce & seasonal vegetables

Roast Sirloin of Beef

Roast sirloin of beef served with seasonal vegetables, Yorkshire pudding & roast potatoes

Spinach & Ricotta Tortellini V

In a creamy tomato & mascarpone sauce

DOLCE

Raspberry & white chocolate cheesecake
Tro of ice cream
Cheese & biscuits £5 extra

Testimonials

Donna

Glasgow

Lovely birthday celebration. Party of 15 people and all went smoothly. Food was delicious and the atmosphere great. Thanks so much for a lovely, memorable celebration.

Lorraine Mitchell

Glasgow

Gias was so bright welcoming beautifully decorated, and the staff were so lovely. The service was excellent and the food was absolutely amazing, loved everything about my visit to gias. Toilets were spotless and even had products available free if needed x

Ellen Downes

Glasgow

We were welcomed with a smile, the service was impeccable and the food was some of the best I've tasted. The xmas tree and layout added to the cosy feeling making it a must for foodies can't wait to go back and taste some more of the menu which caters for all tastes.

Sharon Reid

Glasgow

Beautiful restaurant love the decor, the staff are very attentive and really pleasant the service is quick and the food is so nice the presentation is superb a hidden gem near home will defo be back & hopefully next time I will be leaving the car & having a few off the recommend cocktails instead of a pot of tea.

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