fresh tomatoes and basil on crostini
cheeses and preserves
assorted cured meats and cheeses
(3) baked meatballs, tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella
fried calamari , fresh tomato sauce
(4) eggplant filled with ricotta, parmigiano and herbs
(7) fried mozzarella, fresh tomato sauce
crispy chicken drums in spicy caper, olive,
cherry pepper butter sauce
romaine, garlic-butter croutons, parmigiano
mixed greens, tomatoes and cucumbers
arugula, white onion, parmigiano and a lemon vinaigrette
tomatoes, cucumbers, onions,basil red wine vinegar
Fresh made to order
tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, basil
tomato sauce, hot sopressata, fresh mozzarella, pickled jalapenos pepperoncino oil
grilled vegetables, fresh mozzarella
fresh asiago, fresh mozzarella, sweet sausage, arugula
ricotta, fresh mozzarella, prosciutto
seasoned ricotta, fresh mozzarella
tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, hot soppressata
ricotta, fresh mozzarella, broccoli rabe, roasted garlic
tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, meatballs
assorted mushrooms, balsamic roasted onions, fresh mozzarella, taleggio, truffle oil
Proscuitto, dried figs, balsamic roasted onions, fresh mozzerella
9 per pound
made in house daily and available for purchase
Cooked al dente, fresh to order. Served with a side salad and bread.
fresh tomato sauce
tomato sauce, pancetta and onions
pancetta, black pepper, egg and parmigiano
garlic, oil, red pepper and anchovies
broccoli rabe, cannellini beans, garlic, oil
tomatoes, pancetta and cream
cheese filled from Terranova bakery
Served with a side salad and bread.
grilled chicken thighs, fennel, mushroom over rice
braised pork ribs, parmigiano risotto
seared shrimp, lemon orzo, sautéed seasonal greens
breaded pork cutlet, arugula, white onion, tomato & parmigiano salad
Chef selected steak, balsamic roasted onions, roasted potatoes, broccoli rabe
*All panini served with a side salad or house chips* Pressed sandwich choice of hero or slice italian bread.
prosciutto, mozzarella, roasted peppers & arugula
tomato, mozzarella & basil
grilled vegetables, truffle balsamic, taleggio
prosciutto, sopressata, mortadella, pickled jalapenos & parmigiano
grilled chicken, roasted peppers, provolone & basil vinaigrette
All Parmigiana Panini and wedges finished with parmesan cheese and extra virgin olive oil. Served open or pressed with house chips.
breaded veal,tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella
pan fried eggplant, tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella
breaded chicken, tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella
*kids meal includes a juice box & a treat*
Choice of Margarita or Americano pizza
With 20 years of experience cooking in the finest restaurants in New York and Italy, Chef Roger Mason, and his caring and committed staff, are excited to present his vision and passion to you! Mangia Bene!
Our restaurant is available for private events: weddings, business lunches, dinners, cocktail receptions, and more. We would love to discuss how to be a part of your next event.
We refuse to compromise on quality in our restaurant. That's why we source our fresh ingredients from local farmers' markets.
"Restaurant Review: Simplicity Is More Than Enough at Basta" 10/9/2015
"Their mission is to put the Italian back into Italian-American cuisine"
"There is a directness to the cooking at Basta that connects you to the dishes ingredients"
"Here's Why Westchester Chefs Love Curing Foods" 10/3/2017
"Chef Roger Mason...has been curing Italian hams, pancetta, lonza, and french style sausage seasoned with garlic, pepper and red wine"
"The idea here is to pursue the Italian flavors from a more responsible standpoint"
"Best pizza in Westchester"
"Great fresh food"
"Small hidden gem"
"Not your usual pizza place"