cafe menu

ITALIAN RESTAURANT, CAFE & deli

10 APPOLD STREET, LONDON, EC2A 2AP

Our Ethos

Our ethos is simple. Serve nutritious food, simply cooked using only the finest seasonal ingredients, presented in a warm friendly atmosphere where hospitality is as important as the meal itself.

L’Anima Café & Deli is the more vibrant and accessible progeny offering simpler Southern Italian dishes at exceptional value but the ethos remains the same; creating the perfect setting to ‘mangiare bene’ and using everyday ingredients, carefully sourced and skilfully prepared on site to offer you authentic seasonal Southern Italian cuisine.

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STARTERS

CESTINO DI PANE E CONDIMENTI

Bread selection and extra virgin olive oil

4.50

MOZZARELLA AFFUMICATA CON MELANZANE E NOCCIOLE

Smoked Buffalo with aubergine bruschetta and hazelnuts

11.00

FRITTO MISTO

Deep fried squid, prawns, white bait and mixed vegetables

11.00

BRESAOLA, ASPARGI E BURRATA

Bresaola, green asparagus, fresh burrata and walnuts

12.00

PORCHETTA TOSCANA

Rolled pork belly, mixed leaf and grapefruit with mustard dressing

9.00

TARTARE DI TONNO CRUDO CON AVOCADO E MANGO

Yellow fin raw tuna with avocado and mango

14.00

PEPERONE ROMANO ARROSTITO CON INSALATA DI QUINOA E CAPRINO

Roasted Romano peppers, quinoa salad and goat's cheese

9.00

L’ANIMA CAFÉ CAESAR SALAD

Baby gem, pancetta, avocado, egg and Grana Padano       

Small 6.50 / Large 8.50
With:

Chicken  

7.50 / 9.50

Prawn    

9.00 / 11.00

pasta

ZUPPA PRIMAVERILE

Spring vegetable soup

8.50

RAVIOLI VERDI DI BURRATA CON BURRO SALVIA

Smoked Burrata stuffed green ravioli, butter, sage, pistachios and Grana Padano

12.00

CASARECCE ALLA CRUDAIOLA

Homemade short pasta with Datterino tomatoes and mozzarella

11.00

TAGLIATELLE ALLA BOLOGNESE

Beef, veal and pork ragú with fresh tagliatelle

11.00

SPAGHETTI FRESCHI AL GRANCHIO E LIMONE

Homemade spaghetti with crab, chilli, garlic and Amalfi lemon

14.00

PACCHERI AI FRUTTI DI MARE

Homaemade paccheri pasta with seafood

12.50

MainS

COSTATA DI MANZO CON VERDURE ALLA GRIGLIA   

Grilled rib eye with grilled vegetables

24.50

COSTOLETTA DI VITELLO ALLA GRIGLIA

Grilled veal cutlet with salmoriglio sauce

24.00

HAMBURGER CON PATATINE FRITTE 

Beef burger and fries

14.50

SALMONE ORGANICO E FAGIOLINI

Organic salmon with salsa verde and saute green beans

18.50

GAMBERONI ALLA GRIGLIA E GREMOLATA

Grilled King prawns with gremolata

16.00

TONNO ALLA GRIGLIA CON INSALATA CATALANA

Grilled Tuna steak with sliced orange, fennel and black olives

20.00

SIDES

PATATE AL FORNO                                                         

Roasted potatoes

4.00

PATATINE FRITTE  

Fries

4.00

FAGIOLINI SALTATI     

Sautéed green beans

5.00

SALADS

INSALATA MISTA                                                              

Mixed leaf

3.50

RUCOLA E GRANA PADANO                                        

Wild Rocket and Grana Padano

4.00

POMODORI E CIPOLLA                               

Tomato and onion salad

5.00

Pizza

MARINARA                                                                         

Tomato, garlic and oregano

6.00

MARGHERITA CLASSICA                                                

Tomato, Fior di latte cheese and basil

7.50

MARGHERITA “BUFFALO”                                               

Tomato, Buffalo mozzarella cheese and basil

9.50

CALZONE RIPIENO                                                          

Tomato, mozzarella, ham, ricotta and Grana Padano shaves

12.00

CAPRICCIOSA                                                                   

Tomato, mozzarella, ham, mushroom, artichoke and olives  

12.00

DIAVOLA                                 

Tomato, mozzarella, ‘nduja and spicy salami

12.00

L’ANIMA CAFÉ         

Mozzarella, aubergine, spicy salami and Grana Padano

12.00

VEGETARIANA         

Tomato, mozzarella and mix grilled vegetables 

11.00   

PROSCIUTTO E FUNGHI      

Tomato, mozzarella, ham and mushrooms    

12.00

  

Desserts

GELATI E SORBETTI
Selection of ice creams and sorbets

1.50
per scoop

LAVAZZA TIRAMISÚ
Traditional tiramisú

4.50

PANNACOTTA ALLA VANIGLIA CON MIRTILLI
Vanilla pannacotta with blueberries

5

CRÈME BRÛLÉE AL BAILEYS
Baileys crème brûlée

5

TORTA PERE E CIOCCOLATO
Pear and chocolate cake and vanilla ice cream

5

MOUSSE AL CIOCCOLATO E ARANCE
Orange and chocolate mousse

5

SELEZIONE DI FORMAGGI
Selection of Italian cheese

9.90

Bar Snacks

PIZZA “BIANCA”

Garlic & rosemary focaccia

3

PEPITE DI MELANZANE

Fried Aubergine sticks with minted yogurt dip

3.50

BRUSCHETTA PICCANTE

Aubergines, spicy ‘nduja and ricotta mousse bruschetta

5

ARANCINI DI RISO CLASSICI

Deep-fried rice balls with beef ragú

5

TAGLIERE DI SALUMI

Selection of cured meats

6

TAGLIERE DI FORMAGGI

Selection of Italian cheese

6

CALAMARI, GAMBERI E ZUCCHINI FRITTI

Deep fried squid, prawns, courgette in paprika

7.50

L’ANIMA CAFÉ HAMBURGER

Italian veal burger with pancetta, tomato, mozzarella, avocado cream and fine chips

9.80

DRINK

The bar is partitioned into a leather sofa filled lounge area, large banquette seating and a pizza kitchen with a floor-to-ceiling oven. An ideal place for breakfast meetings, afternoon coffees, afterwork drinks, live music in the evenings or live sports on the big screens.