Marinated Olives.

cerignola. taggiasche. castelvetrano. gaeta. picholine.

7

Veal Tartare Crostino.

shallots. parsley. lemon. tonnato sauce.

18

Smoked Chicken Liver Pate.

preserved lemon. herb salad. grilled bread.

16

Charred Shishito Peppers.

saffron aioli. fermented citrus serrano paste. sea salt.

16

Lobster Crostino.

saffron and squid ink aioli. pickled chilies. opal basil. citrus.

19

Charred Yellow Corn.

saffron butter. chives. dried shrimp.

13

Genevieve's Little Gems.

walnut vinaigrette. ricotta salata. soft herbs. radish. shallots.

13

Cucumber & Melon.

charred corn. purslane. dill. yogurt mascarpone. celery leaf.

15

Farro Salad.

crème fraîche. english peas. pistachio. basil. mint. pickled sunchoke.

13

Chopped Salad.

escarole. baby kale. mint. pecans. fennel salami. fried lentils. golden raisins.

15

Pan-Roasted Chicken Gizzards.

roasted beets. belgian endive. aged capra sarda.

16

Roasted Marrow Bone.

spinach gnocchetti. crispy breadcrumbs. aged balsamic.

19

Porchetta Carpaccio.

paprika salsa verde. cucumber. lentils. purslane. dill.

16

Calamari alla Plancha.

coraline. watercress. charred oyster mushrooms. chili oil. pine nuts. aged balsamic. basil.

18

Mussels and Clams.

housemade spicy 'nduja sausage. fennel seed. preserved orange. grilled bread.

19

Salumi.

chef's selection of house-cured meats. mostarda. grilled bread.

24

Margherita.

san marzano tomatoes. mozzarella. basil. olive oil. sea salt.

17

Salsa Rossa.

sundried tomato salsa. burrata. mozzarella. fresh basil. smoked dried anchovy.

19

Gorgonzola.

kale. mozzarella. grana padano. olive oil.

19

Burrata.

san marzano tomatoes. castelvetrano olives. oregano. fermented chilies.

19

Alla'nduja.

housemade spicy 'nduja. san marzano tomatoes. mozzarella. tuscan kale. fennel pollen.

19

Casarecce al Pomodoro.

twisted semolina pasta. tomato sugo. housemade buttermilk ricotta. basil oil.

17

Cavatelli alla Norcina.

ricotta dumplings. housemade pork sausage. black truffles. grana padano.

29

Agnolotti alla Vaccinara.

saffron pasta parcel. braised oxtail. brown butter. rosemary. pistachios. currants.

21

Pici al Sugo di Agnello.

lamb ragu. saffron. capra sarda. breadcrumbs.

22

Tagliatelle al Sugo Di Maiale.

pork ragu. housemade speck. cabbage. caraway seeds.

21

Tortellini di Mortadella.

brown butter. lentils. spinach. fresh thyme.

21

Spaghetti Rustichella.

dungeness crab. citrus. calabrian chili. thai basil. onion seed.

29

Grilled Whole Branzino.

pea tendrils. fried herbs. grilled lemon.

36

Slow Roasted Lamb Neck.

arugula. pickled fennel. black sesame. dill. salsa verde.

28

32oz Bone-in Dry Aged Prime Ribeye.

arugula. turnips. radish. tarragon. apple balsamic & brown butter.

130

Grilled Pork Tomahawk Chop.

apple ginger frutta. arugula. opal basil.

75

Grilled Spiced Pork Porterhouse.

spicy pineapple frutta. arugula. opal basil. lemon chili vinaigrette.

55

Violette de Bordeaux Fig Crostata.

frangipane. mascarpone ice cream. aged balsamic.

11

Crème Fraîche Panna Cotta.

mara des bois strawberries. blood orange honey syrup. whole wheat butter cookies.

9

Roasted Banana Malt and Muscovado Peanut Ice Cream Bar.

dark roasted peanut cream. caramelized banana.

12

Peaches & Cream.

sweet cream ice cream. cinnamon pecan macaron. roasted peach caramel. clotted cream.

12

Frozen Strawberry Torte.

butter cake. strawberry buttermilk. strawberry sorbet. dulce de leche.

12

Maple Ricotta Fritters.

maple butter ganache. sour cream and huckleberry jam ice cream.

12

Bar au Chocolat Bittersweet Chocolate Budino Tart.

salted caramel. cacao crust. olive oil. sea salt.

13

Coconut Sorbet.

toasted coconut crunch.

5

*substitutions and modifications politely declined. please inform your server of any food allergies.

Perazzi.

aperol. amaro. lemon. prosecco. orange oil. served up.

13

Bestia Cola.

rosso vermouth & aperitivo. lemon. aged balsamic. cherry-honey syrup. seltzer. served long over ice.

14

The Uncouth Cobbler.

sherry. brandy. eucalyptus-beet vermouth. strawberry. lemon. orange. served over crushed ice.

14

El Parasol.

pisco. fino sherry. cacao. melon-coconut milk. lime. nutmeg. served long over crushed ice.

14

Doubt It.

rye whiskey. cherry liqueur. bianco aperitivo. amaro. lemon. served short with pickled cherry.

14

Amalfi Fizz.

grappa. fennel seed liqueur. orange. lime. egg whites. served short with seltzer.

15

The Ninja and The Monk.

japanese whisky. herbal liqueur. blanc vermouth. verjus. green tea. served up.

15

White Negroni.

gin. bianco aperitivo. gentian aperitif. grapefruit twist. served over big rock.

15

Chef's Old Fashioned.

lardo infused bourbon. hickory smoked sugar. angostura bitters. salt tincture. served over big rock.

16

Wine List.

The wine list at Bestia changes to some extent daily. We focus on producers and geographies that range from classical and known to vanguard and emerging. We forgo the inclusion of wines that are solely commercial. We strive for a balance that aptly supplies something for everyone while remaining dedicated to enhancing your experience here as a whole. We would be happy to forward you today's list. Please send requests to info@bestiala.com.

Kolsch. Brauerei Heinrich Reissdorf. Cologne. Germany..

9

Citra Pale Ale. El Segundo Brewing Company. El Segundo. USA..

8

White Ale. Telegraph Brewing Co. Santa Barbara. USA..

9

Sabre-Toothed Squirrel Amber Ale. Smog City Brewing Co. Los Angeles. USA..

9

Ayinger Brauweisse Hefeweizen. Brauerei Aying. Munich. Germany..

10

American IPA. Bell's Brewery. Kalamazoo. USA..

8

Soda.

2.50

Iced Tea.

on tap. august uncommon custom blend. burnt apple & oolong.

4

Hot Tea.

august uncommon. black with bergamot, plum, & clove / green with lemongrass, pineapple, & barley.

5

Herbal Hot Tea.

jing tea. whole leaf peppermint.

4

Coffee.

stumptown coffee roasters. regular or decaf drip.

4

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