THE WOODLANDS, TX — After two years of making plans and a recent week-long soft beginning, Zanti Cucina Italian has formally opened its doorways to the public within the new Westgate Crossing Shopping Center, the corner of ten thousand Research Forest Drive and Egypt Lane in The Woodlands and Magnolia location.
Zanti Cucina Italian gives real, traditional Italian delicacies in an excessive-stop but casual atmosphere. As the primary concept of its type, the eating place is owned by the Pelaez brothers, who come from a protracted line of family-owned hospitality agencies. Executive Chef Stefano Ferrero, who grew up in Italy, orchestrates the kitchen with an in-depth menu that includes many of his preferred recipes inherited from his grandmother.
Hand-made pasta is ready daily within the kitchen, and delicious pizzas with ideal texture crusts are baked in a massive, glowing, copper-embellished oven that is the focal point of the eating place. The popular pizzas are Stefano’s Pizza, made with burrata cheese, truffle oil, mushroom cream, smoked prosciutto speck, and the Proscuitto with sparkling arugula. Leading the appetizer alternatives are the Shrimp, Quinoa, and farro Salad and Zanti’s Artichoke with pancetta, solar-dried tomatoes, Stracciatella cheese, white wine, and olive oil.
Highlighting the array of entrees is the Braised Lamb Ossobuco with saffron risotto and the Mediterranean Salmon, complemented by a delicious lemon butter sauce, broccolini, and capers. Freshly-made pasta selections consist of the outstanding Ravioli Del-Plin wealthy with artichoke, ricotta, cherry heirloom tomatoes, fresh basil, and white wine sauce, and the Truffle & Cheese Ravioli fontina, taleggio, and burrata cheese with Parmesan sauce, and truffle oil. The house’s favorite cakes are the White Chocolate Cannoli with ricotta and white chocolate filling, dark chocolate and berries, and the Vanilla Panna Cotta with red berry coulis.
Along with an array of cautiously selected wines, the bar offerings additionally function signature spirits showcased with the Double D made with Sauza jalapeño-infused tequila, honey, and fresh lemon juice; the Rumchata Martini made with Rumchata, Sobieski vodka, Kahlua and espresso; and the Margarita Italiana made with Herradura Reposado, fresh lime juice, Cointreau, and Disaronno amaretto at the forefront.
The ambiance is perfected via modern-day décor that feels upscale but exudes a casual vibe for customers to feel welcome and comfortable. The nine 9,000-square-foot restaurants can accommodate about 227 visitors in its open eating vicinity with tables and booths, a beautifully appointed open bar, a “Tavola del chef” chef’s desk, a private eating room, and a captivating enclosed weather-cozy patio.
Zanti Cucina Italiana is a member of The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce and the Magnolia Parkway Chamber of Commerce. Community-minded, it’s miles a proud supporter of YES to YOUTH – Montgomery County Youth Services. Zanti Cucina Italiana is open for lunch and dinner seven days a week. For more facts, visit www.zanticucina.com. For extra information, could you find us on Facebook and Instagram?