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Traditional Italian Christmas (eve) Lunch

Please join us on the 24th for lunch. For years now Pasta Emilia has been hosting various family and friendly alternative Christmas celebrations.  so this year we decided to make it formal. 

Please feel free to invite your friends enemies or worse - inlaws - to a demilitarised Christmas table where even the sharpest mother inlaws toung has been softened from course to course of the most traditional feast... 

Christmas Eve Lunch:


Ocean Trout carpaccio with capers and Dijon mayo

House made focaccia with Culatello D.O.P. and stracchino soft cheese

Buffalo mozzarella, grilled eggplant and San Marzano tomato



Tagliatelle with prawns, zucchini, heirloom cherry tomato and and herbs butter


Duck and truffle tortelli with porcini cream


Beetroot gnocchi with rocket and pesto 



Lightly crispy Gold Snapper with mixed seasonal vegetables 


12 hour slow cooked lamb shoulder with baked potatoes 



Chef’s seasonal leaves salad



Traditional panettone served with house made biodynamic semifreddo

Lunch: Noon - 4pm

Cost: $85


Earlier Event: December 17
Santa Lucia
Later Event: February 9
Opera in the Osteria