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Mother’s Day Brunch 2016

Boccata Brunch

Mimosas  $4.50

Fresh Grapefruit Black Cherry, Peach Mango or Pomegranate Orange

Portuguese Doughnuts   $6.00

Fried Portuguese dough, fresh fruit and honey yogurt

Darin’s “Chewy Bread” French Toast    $8.00

Rustic Italian baguette, pomegranate syrup and honey yogurt with bacon

Crepes Fraise   $7.00

Honey caraImelized crepes, fresh strawberries and fresh whipped cream

Two Egg Breakfast   $10.00

Eggs, grilled capicola ham, roasted potatoes and toasted baguette

Crab and Eggs Benedict   $13.00

Handmade Portuguese bread with poached eggs, crab and hollandaise
with roasted potatoes

Wild Mushroom Fritatta   $12.00

Mixed mushrooms, potato and roasted garlic

garnished with mixed greens and whipped goat cheese

Fresh Steelhead Hash   $15.00

Potato, asparagus and caramelized onion hash,

grilled Steelhead, Hollandaise and fried capers

Carbonara   $10.00

Linguine tossed with bacon, onion, pecorino cheese and egg yolk

Chicken Fried Pork Tenderlion   $12.00

 With Portuguese toast and Italian sausage gravy

Add two eggs to any order $2.00

Check out the menu for Valentine’s Day brunch on Sunday the 14th

Crab and Eggs Benedict

Handmade Portuguese bread with poached eggs, crab and hollandaise
With roasted potatoes

Portuguese Doughnuts

Fried Portuguese dough, fresh fruit and honey yogurt


Bacon, wild mushrooms, scallions and fontina cheese.

With Green salad

Two Egg Breakfast

Eggs, grilled capicola ham and roasted potatoes

Greek Style Lamb Hash

Roasted Lamb leg, potatoes, onions, roasted red peppers and feta cheese

Darin’s “Chewy Bread” French Toast

Rustic Italian baguette, pomegranate syrup and honey yogurt with bacon

Crepes Normandy

Honey caramelized crepes, apple cinnamon compote and fresh whipped cream

Savory Crepes

Stuffed with artichoke, spinach and goat cheese baked in a rose sauce


Linguine tossed with bacon, onion, pecorino cheese and egg yolk

Chicken Fried Pork Tenderlion

With Portuguese toast and Italian sausage gravy

Holiday Hours

Boccata will be closed for the rest of this weekend to enjoy some family time over this holiday weekend. We will reopen on Tuesday the 29th at 11:00 am. We will be open on New Year’s Eve so if you would like to make a reservation for that night feel free to call and leave a message and we will make calls back soon. Have a wonderful holiday weekend!

New Dinner Menu!


Greek Platter_______________________________________9

grilled pita, hummus, tomato, cucumber, feta, marinated artichokes and olives

Salami and Cheese­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ Platter___________________________9

assorted cured meats, cheeses, marinated eggplant and sicilian green olives

Calamari Siciliana_____________________________9

calamari, garlic, chili flakes, parsley, marinara and fried capers

Pizza Margherita­­_______________________________9

garlic oil, fresh mozzarella, tomato, and basil pesto

Clams and Mussels______________________________9

garlic, parsley, chili flakes and white wine

Goat Cheese and Bruschetta_______________________8

warm hazelnut crusted goat cheese, basil, honey, currants and toasted baguette

Smoked Mozzarella Bread_______________________7

toasted baguette, aioli, smoked mozzarella, marinara

Caprese Salad _______________________________8

roma tomato, fresh mozzarella and basil tossed with extra virgin olive oil

Grilled Chicken or Shrimp Caesar_______________15/17

our signature classic caesar salad with choice of chicken or shrimp

Side Salad or Soup of the Day_____________________4


Pasta e Risotto

All pastas and entrées come with choice of greek salad, traditional caesar with our hand-made dressing or soup of the day

Linguine Carbonara________________________________16

caramelized onion, smoked bacon, egg yolk, pecorino cheese

Linguine and Clams___________________________________18

garlic, sun dried tomato, italian parsley, white wine and harissa

Saffron Prawns and Tagliatelle___________________________19

fresh wide egg pasta, prawns, roasted garlic, peas and saffron cream sauce

Eggplant Penne_____________________________________16

roasted eggplant, kalamata olives, capers, garlic, oregano, tomato sauce and pecorino

Penne Caruso­­­_________________________________________15

sweet italian sausage, mushrooms, roasted red pepper, sherry, tomato sauce and pecorino

Tortellini Genovese______________________________________17

three cheese tortellini, roasted chicken, fresh basil pine nut pesto and pecorino

Risotto Funghi_______________________________________18

creamy arborio rice simmered with capicola ham, wild mushrooms, peas and pecorino

Risotto Verdura_____________________________________16

arborio rice, zucchini, roasted garlic, sweet potato, spinach, sun dried tomato and goat cheese


Zuppa Pescatore______________________________________21

stewed clams, mussels, rock fish, calamari, fresh tomato, garlic, saffron broth, grilled baguette

Chicken Piccatta______________________________________20

chicken breast, butter, capers, lemon, garlic and white wine served with garlic mashed potato

Chicken Tagine_______________________________________21

chicken breast, artichoke, sun dried tomato, zucchini and mushrooms with couscous


shrimp, sausage, chicken, clams, mussels, peas, onion, tomato, saffron rice

Grilled Shrimp Skewer___________________________________23

prosciutto wrapped prawns, sweet chili harissa sauce, roasted zucchini and couscous

Pork Normandy__________________________________________23

 tenderloin, caramelized onion, apples and currants with garlic mashed potato

Snapper in Parchment___________________________________24

rockfish, clams and mussels baked in parchment with potato and a fresh tomato suace

Lamb­­ Meatballs_________________________________________22

spiced meatballs, sweet potato, onion, zucchini, and sweet chili harissa with couscous

Grilled Flat Iron Steak___________________________________23

garlic, olive oil, cracked pepper, sherry mushrooms, garlic mashed potato

Holiday Hours for 2014

We will be closed Sunday December 21 through the Christmas weekend. We will reopen on Tuesday December 30 at 11:am.

We will be serving a special 4 course Menu on New Years Eve. Check out the post here or on the facebook page to see the menu. Call for reservations 360 736-2404. We will be in and out during the Holiday week so if you don’t catch us by phone please leave a message. I will be checking and making calls back daily. Have a safe and happy holiday week everybody!

Tacoma News Tribune Article Includes Boccata

The Happy Owner

Sue Kidd, writer and food critic from the Tacoma New Tribune has included Boccata in a few of her articles in recent months. This one in particular is about great places for Italian dining in the Northwest. Included in her blog version of the article is a link to a past review she wrote about Boccata back in January.