Offering the diners of King’s Heath, found south of Birmingham, a delicious ensemble of authentic Italian dishes, Mela Rossa is a charming restaurant awash with friendly service and brilliant fare.
Now accepting the tastecard, members who call in advance can eat their fill of fantastic Italian dishes at an excellent price, providing the perfect excuse to indulge in an extra course or a few more glasses of one of their many wines.
Spearheaded by the passionate Head Chef Pareello, the menu features classic and contemporary dishes alike that are sure to satisfy. Start the occasion with style with one of the exemplary appetisers, such as the tantalising arancini, deep fried rice balls stuffed with Bolognese sauce, saffron and Bechamel, the hearty Asparagi alla Griglia, grilled asparagus partnered with Parmesan shavings and a poached egg, and the irresistible calamari fritti, complemented by a garlic mayonnaise.
The expected medley of mouth-watering pizzas and pastas adorn the menu, granting guests a true taste of Italy with each bite, yet there are also an array of incredible alternatives in the form of meat, fish or vegetarian based dishes. Particularly merit worthy meals include the wondrous Petto di Pollo, a pan fried chicken breast served with champignon mushrooms, pickled vegetables and olive oil drizzled artichokes, the exquisite Trionfo di Capensante, garlic butter and parsley enriched scallops, and the eclectic Verdure di Stagione, a medley of seasonal vegetables.
Also serving a wealth of homemade desserts, one and all can enjoy a heavenly three course meal at Mela Rossa.
Please Note: The tastecard discount is not available throughout December or on Celebration Days including, but not limited to, Valentine's Day, Mothering Sunday, Father's Day, etc.