Salvo By Pasta Fresca in Paya Lebar Quarter is a bistro for affordable Italian comfort food. Their Authentic Italian Set Menu @14.90 is a great value meal.
Salvo By Pasta Fresca @ PLQ3
Pasta Fresca Da Salvatore was founded by Carecci Salvatore in 1988. The local Italian restaurant chain has popular outlets in Bukit Timah, Boat Quay and Siglap. Salvo By Pasta Fresca is the casual dining concept of the chain. The family friendly bistro is now in Paya Lebar Quarter.
Salvo By Pasta Fresca in Paya Lebar Quarter is located on the ground floor of PLQ3 next to the picturesque PLQ Parkside. It is at the far corner of PLQ 3, nearer to City Plaza than PLQ Mall. Hibiki Sake Bar is next door and Jimmy Monkey Cafe is just on the opposite site of a playground.
Salvo at PLQ3 has an al fresco dining area right by the green space of PLQ Parkside. Indoors, the dining space is next to an open kitchen and has a homely convivial atmosphere.
Menu of Salvo By Pasta Fresca
The menu of Salvo By Pasta Fresca offers a range of antipasto, salads, fresh pastas and pizzas as well as a limited range of mains and desserts. The wine menu is rather extensive.
Below are pictures of a few pages of the Salvo food menu.
Authentic Italian Set Menu
The Authentic Italian Set Menu is available for lunch Monday to Thursday and from 11.30 am to 5 pm Friday to Sunday and Public Holiday.
The set is priced at $14.90 and allows a choice of either the Pasta of the Day or Pizza of the Day, as well as a choice of a dessert and a drink.
Lunch at Salvo PLQ3
We visited Salvo By Pasta Fresca for lunch recently. We ordered Chicken Cotoletta Milanese ($23.90) from the a la carte menu and and the Authentic Italian Set ($14.90), opting for the pasta, tiramisu piccolo and hot coffee.
The staff were welcoming and friendly. Iced water was served while we waited for our food. The wait for the first dish to arrive was fairly short.
Chicken Cotoletta Milanese
The Chicken Cotoletta Milanese was served with a very generous helping of salad. The crunchy breaded fried chicken breasts was delicious.
Ravioli stuffed with spinach & mozzarella cheese
The pasta of the day for the set lunch was ravioli stuffed with spinach & mozzarella cheese. Salvo plated the simple pasta dish nicely and the portion size was fairly generous. The ravioli was sautéed with olives, cherry tomatoes, capers and other ingredients. The dish had it all – flavour, texture and colour; and it was also delectable.
The set lunch dessert was tiramisu piccolo. We expected a tiny piece of tiramisu. The a cup-sized portion was a pleasant surprise. Salvo’s version of the mascarpone, coffee, sponge and cocoa dessert was a luscious treat. Delightful tiramisu with hot Americano was a nice way to round up a good Italian lunch.
Salvo By Pasta Fresca
2 Tanjong Katong Road, #01-05, PLQ 3,
Paya Lebar Quarter, Singapore 437161
Tel: +65 6970 6711
Mon – Thur
11.30am – 3.00pm (Lunch)
6.00pm – 11.00pm (Dinner)
Fri – Sun, Eve of PH, PH
11.30am – 11.00pm
Nearby MRT Station: Paya Lebar Interchange
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