Marinated Olives.

gaeta. mantequilla. castelvetrano. picholine. citrus. fennel.

7

Roasted Heirloom Cauliflower.

smoked paprika aioli. dill. mint. lime zest.

16

Veal Tartare Crostino.

shallots. parsley. lemon. tonnato sauce.

18

Lobster Crostino.

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

19

Salumi.

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

24

Smoked Chicken Liver Pate.

preserved lemon. herb salad. date vinegar. grilled bread

16

Citrus & Yogurt.

pomelo. tangerine. coraline. radish. dill. ground chili flake.

14

Chopped Salad.

baby kale. brussels sprouts. almonds. fennel salami. pickled fresnos. squid ink bottarga.

15

Genevieve's Little Gems.

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

13

Farro Salad.

pomegranate seeds. dill crème fraîche. walnuts. pine nuts. soft herbs.

13

Pan-Roasted Chicken Gizzards.

roasted beets. belgian endive. aged capra sarda.

16

Roasted Marrow Bone.

spinach gnocchetti. crispy breadcrumbs. aged balsamic.

19

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

Margherita.

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

17

Burrata.

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

19

Alla'nduja.

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

19

Salami Calabrese.

spiced salami. tomatoes. green olives. serrano chilies. parsley. mozzarella.

19

Gorgonzola.

kale. mozzarella. grana padano. olive oil.

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

Tortellini di Mortadella.

brown butter. lentils. spinach. pistachios. fresh thyme.

21

Agnolotti all'Agnello.

saffron pasta parcel. braised lamb. burro fuso. grana padano. 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

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

Mascarpone Rice Pudding.

hachiya persimmon. orange blossom pistachios. persimmon caramel.

12

Warm Fuyu Persimmon Ricotta Tart.

frangipane. buttermilk ice cream. blackberry wine preserves.

11

Pink Lady Apple and Currant Crostata.

frangipane. warm crème anglaise.

10

Crème Fraîche Panna Cotta.

pomelo. tangerine. blood orange honey syrup. meyer lemon butter cookies.

9

Bar au Chocolat Bittersweet Chocolate Budino Tart.

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

13

"Coffee & Donuts".

spiced chestnut zeppole. whipped cream. coffee ice cream.

12

Pomegranate Sorbet.

triple ginger cookie.

10

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

Perazzi.

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

14

Best Before.

spiced pear liqueur. amaro. lemon. pear cider. served long over ice.

14

Bestia Cola.

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

14

The Smoke Break.

mezcal. rosso aperitivo. lime. almond syrup. angostura bitters. served up.

15

Happy Talk.

caribbean dark rum. lime. pineapple. herbal liqueur. dry curacao. served over crushed ice.

14

La Contessa.

vodka. prickly pear spirit. housemade strawberry water. lime. cucumber. served on the rocks.

16

Manzanita.

apple brandy. lemon. allspice dram. housemade apple jam. served long over crushed ice.

14

The Praying Mantis.

gin. cream. lemon. crème de cacao. amaro. egg white. served up with grated chocolate.

15

Colombo.

rye. rosa apertivo. benedictine. angostura bitters. lemon oil. served up.

14

White Negroni.

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

15

Chef's Old Fashioned.

applewood smoked lardo infused bourbon. 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

La Grisette Belgian Wheat Ale. Ladyface Ale Co. Agoura Hills. 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

Saison Dupont. Belgian Farmhouse Ale. Brasserie Dupont. Belgium..

40

Barrel Aged Sour Blonde Ale. Bruery Terreux. California. USA..

56

Poire Authentique. Eric Bordelet. Normandy. France..

11

Transparente. Ciderie Vulcain. Fribourg. Switzerland..

55

Scar of the Sea. Hopped Apple Cider. California. USA.

28

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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Adding the charge directly to the check is the only legal way for us to assist in raising the standards of non-tipped employees. Thank you for supporting our staff. If you would like this charge removed, simply let your server know or feel free to adjust your gratuity accordingly. Menus displayed are samples only. Actual menus and prices are subject to change at any time and may not reflect what is currently available.