Lunching in the middle of Shanghai’s booming financial district of Lujiazui just got more accessible. Italian trattoria and pizzeria Matto, adjacent to Super Brand Mall, has introduced three exciting lunch menus available every day from 11am-2:30pm priced at RMB 68, 98 and 128.
The signature Matto lunch is an ideal option to re-charge for an afternoon in the office. The set comes with an appetizer, a pasta or a pizza and a soft drink or coffee for RMB 98. The appetizers range from a mixed seasonal organic salad, home-style country tomato soup or the calamari seasoned with chili, garlic, capers and tomato.
After the appetizer settle in for one of the wide and eclectic selections of handmade al dente pastas including Pennette All’Arrabbiata Con Alici with fresh tomatoes, garlic, anchovies, chili topped with a sprig of parsley; Risotto Funghi E Salsiccia with assorted seasonal mushrooms tossed with a generous helping of homemade pork sausage; the Spaghetti Al Pomodoro seasoned with garlic, tomato and basil; and the Tagliatelle Alla Carbonara pork Pancetta, Parmesan and a sprinkling of black pepper.
For guests not in the mood for pasta, Matto has award-winning hand-tossed Napoletana pizzas including Margherita, Matto Carbonara or Capricciosa made with tomatoes, Mozzarella cheese, ham, Gaeta olives, mushrooms and artichokes.
If it’s a bigger lunch that guests are looking for then the Tutto Matto features a heartier main alongside an appetizer and beverage for RMB 128. Options include the slow-cooked Lasagna Napoletana, the oversized meatballs covered in tomato, pesto and cheese sauce (Polpette al Sugo) or the Costine Di Maiale BBQ pork ribs smothered in a honey and bourbon marinade.
For a light and quick bite, the Solo Matto lunch set is a fast and easy option that is served with a choice of handmade al dente pasta from the selection above and a soft drink or coffee for RMB 68.
Guests can add a signature Dolce course for any of the lunch sets for RMB 28.
Matto Trattoria & Pizzeria is located at GF50 Super Brand Mall, 168 Lujiazui Xi Road, Pudong, Shanghai. Tel: +86 21 5081 0966. Website: www.mattopizza.com.