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Castello Italiana

Celebrate rustic and authentic Italian food and wine at Castello Italiana. Dine under twinkling lights and modern decor. Our chefs set the scene for culinary delights—as tasty as if they came from Nonna’s kitchen. Let your tastebuds indulge in elevated Italian classics, from tempting antipasti to hand-made pasta and everything in between.

LOCATION
405 Spray Avenue
Banff, Alberta T1L 1J4

HOURS
Friday to Tuesday | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

  • Antipasti

    • Polpette | $25
      pork & veal meatballs, pomodoro, parmigiano-reggiano, polenta
    • Ahi Tuna Crudo | $27
      brown butter, caper berry, taggiasca olive, white balsamic, calabrian chili
    • Crispy Calamari | $25
      cornmeal, pepperoncini, tonnato, lemon
    • Sicilian Arancini | $21
      salsa verde, taleggio, cured egg yolk
    • Burrata | $29
      pickled mushroom, winter truffle, urfa chili, baguette
    • Chicory Insalata | $20
      arugula, endive, pear, ricotta, walnut
    • Caesar Salad | $22
      romaine, parmigiano, caesar dressing, caper, anchovy, focaccia crumb
    • Tuscan Bean Soup | $15
      black kale, cured tomato, squash, parmesan
  • Contorni

    • Oyster Mushroom | $15
      marsala wine, caramelized shallot, herb butter
    • Creamy Polenta | $18
      mascarpone, garden herbs, truffle pecorino
    • Grilled Broccolini | $15
      garlic, olive oil, lemon, ricotta salata
    • Cacio E Pepe | $18
      rigatoni, parmigiano-reggiano, pecorino romano, black pepper
    • Eggplant Parmesean | $15
      arrabbiata sauce, mozzarella di bufala, basil
  • Primi

    • Risotto Verde | $42
      roasted mushroom, zucchini, mascarpone, pine nut, preserved lemon
    • Baked Gnocchi | $45
      bolognese, burrata, mozzarella di bufala, basil
    • Lobster Carbonara | $58
      house made bucatini, guanciale, parmigiano-reggiano, egg yolk bottarga, chive
    • Pappardelle Ortaggio | $43
      red kuri squash, leeks, tuscan kale, walnut pesto, cashew crema
    • Mafalde Lamb Ragù | $46
      sunchoke, winter mushroom, fresh herb, ricotta salata
  • Secondi

    • Haida Gwaii | $60
      heirloom tomato, artichoke, fennel, cannellini bean sugo
    • Bone-in Milk Fed Veal Parmesan | $64
      arrabbiata sauce, mozzarella di bufala, basil lemon, capellini pasta
    • Cauliflower Piccata | $48
      cashew polenta, lemon caper vinaigrette, hazelnut gremolata
    • Half Chicken Al Mattone | $58
      grilled radicchio, crispy fingerling potato, agrodolce
    • 20oz Benchmark Porterhouse Steak | $105
      salsa verde, marsala jus
  • Dolci

    • Classic Tiramisu | $15
      mascarpone mousse, amaretto, coffee liqueur
    • Limoncello Panna Cotta | $14
      fresh raspberries
    • Nocino Meringue | $15
      amarena cherry, hazelnut, cremuex
  • Caffe E Te

    • Caffe Corretto Alla Grappa | $14
      1oz. marolo grappa di moscato, espresso
    • Caffe Amaretto | $14
      1oz. amaretto, coffee, whipped cream
    • Castello Coffee | $14
      1oz. bailey’s, frangelico, whipped cream
    • Espresso | $6
    • Cappuccino or Latte | $7
    • Lot 35 Tea | $6
    • Drip Coffee | $6
  • Digestif

    Limoncello
    • Zanin Cavallina Extra | $11
      1oz
  • Digestif

    Grappa
    • Nonino Riserva Antica Cuvée | $18
      1oz
    • Lorenzo Inga Barolo | $17
      1oz
    • Marolo Grappa di Moscato | $12
      1oz
  • Digestif

    Liqueuers
    • Disaronno Amaretto | $9
      1oz
    • Luxardo Sambuca | $9
      1oz
    • Frangelico | $9
      1oz
    • Nastro d’Oro Crema di Limoni | $10
      1oz
    • Pallini Peachcello | $11
      1oz
  • Digestif

    Dessert Wine
    • Inniskillin Ice Wine | $18
      2oz
    • Inniskillin Ice Wine | $120
      375ml
    • Maculan Dindarello | $87
      375ml
    • Malvasia delle Lipari | $100
      375ml
  • Digestif

    Bourbon & Whisky
    • E.H. Taylor Single Barrel | $21
      1oz
    • Gentleman Jack | $11
      1oz
    • Woodford Reserve | $14
      1oz
  • Digestif

    Cognac
    • Hennessy VSOP | $12
      1oz
    • Hennessy XO | $25
      1oz
    • Hennessy 250th Anniversary | $160
      1oz
    • Remy Martin VSOP | $12
      1oz
    • Remy Martin XO | $25
      1oz
  • Digestif

    Scotch
    • Glenfiddich 15 Years | $18
      1oz
    • Glenfiddich 18 Years | $35
      1oz
    • Glenfiddich 21 Years | $55
      1oz
    • Glenkinchie 12 Years | $15
      1oz
    • Dalmore 15 Years | $22
      1oz
    • Dalmore King Alexander | $29
      1oz
    • Glencadam 21 Years | $24
      1oz
    • Glenmorangie 10 Years | $12
      1oz
    • Glenmorangie Nectar d’Or | $22
      1oz
    • Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban, La Santa | $15
      1oz
    • Glenmorangie Signet | $51
      1oz
    • Talisker 10 Years | $14
      1oz
    • Lagavulin 16 Years | $27
      1oz
    • Johnnie Walker Blue Label | $35
      1oz
    • Johnnie Walker Gold Label | $15
      1oz
    • Johnnie Walker Platinum | $25
      1oz
  • Digestif

    Port
    • Taylor Fladgate 10 Year Tawny | $12
      2oz
    • Taylor Fladgate 20 Year Tawny | $17
      2oz
    • Taylor Fladgate 30 Year Tawny | $25
      2oz
    • Taylor Fladgate 40 Year Tawny | $35
      2oz
  • Beer

    • Peroni | $15
      20oz Draft, Italy
    • Highline Lagered Blonde | $12
      473ml, Canmore AB
    • Georgetown Brown | $12
      473ml, Canmore AB
    • Mineside Stout | $12
      473ml, Canmore AB
    • Misty Mountain IPA | $12
      473ml, Canmore AB
    • Village Pale Ale: Non-Alcoholic | $9
      473ml, Calgary AB
    • Village Stout: Non-Alcoholic | $9
      473ml, Calgary AB
  • Cocktails

    • The Lucky One (3 oz) | $21
      Aperol, Lillet Blanc, Mandarin, Prosecco
    • Capo Orso Old Fashioned (2 oz) | $23
      Bearface 7 Year Whiskey, Hennessy VS Cognac, Smoked Maple Syrup, Chocolate Bitters
    • The Italian Stallion (2 oz) | $22
      Goslings Black Seal 151 Rum, Amara, Sibillia, Ginger Purée, Lime, Soda
    • Ristretto Negroni (3 oz) | $20
      Beefeater Gin, Campari, Coffee-Infused Carpano Antica Formula
    • Maringue Con Limone (2 oz) | $22
      Malfy con Limone Gin, Zanin Limoncello, Lemon Meringue Foam *Contains Egg
    • Spanish Armada (2 oz) | $22
      Bacardi Spiced Rum, Galliano, Espresso, Salted Demerara
  • Non-Alcoholic Beverages

    • Virgin Cherry French 75 | $14
      Seedlip Gin, Soda Water, Grenadine, Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup
    • Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade | $11
      Raspberry Purée, Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup
    • Virgin Collins | $14
      Seedlip Gin, Lemon Juice, Fever Tree Soda
    • Pomegranate Smash | $12
      Pomegranate Purée, Orange Juice, Sprite
  • Aperitif & Digestif

    1oz. Vermouth
    • Carpano Antica Formula Rosso | $12
    • Cocchi Americano Blanco | $10
    • Cocchi Americano Rosa | $10
    • Martini Bianco | $10
    • Martini Rosso | $10
    • Mancino Ambrato Bianco | $12
  • Aperitif & Digestif

    1oz. Grappa
    • Lorenzo Inga Barolo | $17
    • Marolo Grappa Di Moscato | $12
    • Nonino Riserva Antica Cuvée | $18
    • Bridgeland Honey Chamomile | $22
  • Aperitif & Digestif

    1oz. Amaro & Bitters
    • Amaro Montenegro | $11
    • Amora Nonino | $11
    • Amaro Vernilli Sibilla | $13
    • Bridgeland Spolumbo | $14
  • Aperitif & Digestif

    1oz. Limoncello
    • Zanin Cavallina Extra | $11
    • Bridgeland | $16
  • Aperitif & Digestif

    Liqueurs
    • Baileys | $10
    • Chartreuse Green | $10
    • Disaronno Amaretto | $10
    • Domaine De Canton | $12
    • Frangelico | $10
    • Grand Marnier | 100 Years | $12 | 18
    • Lillet Blanc | $10
    • Southern Comfort | $10
    • Sortilege Maple Eye | $10
    • St. Germain | $11
    • Luxardo Sambuca | $10
    • Nastro D'Oro Creme Di Limoni | $10
    • Pallini Peachcello | $11
  • Spirits

    1oz. Rum
    • El Dorado 15 | $20
    • El Dorado 12 | $18
    • Appleton Reserve | $12
    • Bacardi Black, Bacardi White | $11
    • Bacardi Oakheart, Bacardi 8 | $12
    • Mount Gay Black Barrel | $12
    • El Pasador XO | $18
    • Captain Morgan Deluxe | $11
    • Pyrat XO Reserve | $11
  • Spirits

    1oz. Bourbon & Whiskey
    • Jack Daniel's Makers Mark | $11
    • Booker's 7 Years | $12
    • E.H. Taylor Single Barrel | $21
    • Gentleman Jack | $12
    • Knob Creek Bourbon, Rye | $11
    • Jack Daniel's Single Barrel | $14
    • Woodford Reserve | $13
    • Lot 40 | $11
    • Old Overholt | $11
    • Basil Hayden's | $12
  • Spirits

    1oz. Tequila & Mezcal
    • Arette Blanco | $13
    • Casamigos Anejo | $14
    • Casamigos Blanco | $14
    • Casamigos Mezcal | $23
    • Casamigos Reposado | $16
    • Cazadores Anejo | $14
    • Cazadores Reposado | $13
  • Spirits

    1oz. Vodka
    • Absolut Elyx | $13
    • Absolut | $11
    • Absolut Citron | $11
    • Belvedere | $12
    • Grey Goose | $12
    • Titos | $13
    • Finlandia | $11
    • Wild Life | $12
    • Chopin | $13
    • Ketel One | $11
  • Wine By The Glass

    Sparkling, 5oz
    • Baccio Della Luna Prosecco Brut | $15
      Veneto, Italy; Glera
    • La Tordera 'Gabry" Spumante Brut Rosé | $17
      Veneto, Italy, Merlot
  • Wine By The Glass

    White, 5oz
    • Chardonnay | $21
      Castello della Sala Bramito, Umbria
    • Pinot Grigio | $17
      Colterenzio Lumo, Trentino Alto Adige
    • Sauvignon Blanc | $16
      Bollini, Trentino Alto-Adige
    • Turbiana | $18
      Le Dornasi Lugana by Tommasi, Veneto *clone of Trebbiano*
    • Vermentino | $17
      Aia Vecchia, Tuscany
  • Coravin Selection

    50z
    • Chardonnay | $26
      Antica Mountain Select, Napa Valley, USA
    • Cabernet, Merlot & Syrah Blend | $49
      Il Borro, Tuscany
    • Cabernet Sauvignon | $54
      Antica Mountain Select, Napa Valley, USA
    • Nebbiolo | $34
      Marchesi di Barolo, Piedmont
  • Wine By The Glass

    Rosé, 5oz
    • Valpolicella Rosé | $15
      Casaretti Bardolino Classico Chiaretto, Veneto *Corvina, Rondinella & Molinara
  • Wine By The Glass

    Red, 5oz
    • Chianti Classico | $17
      Castelvecchi, Toscana, Italy *Sangiovese
    • Nero D'aola & Syrah Blend | $18
      Consumano Benuara, Sicily
    • Merlot | $25
      Mate Mantus, Tuscany
    • Sangiovese Blend | $21
      Querciabella Mongrana, Tuscany *Valpolicella
    • Ripasso | $22
      Brigaldera Superiore, Veneto
  • Wine, Half Bottles

    Sparkling, Non-Vintage
    • Barone Pizzini 'Animante' Brut | $70
      Franciacorta, Lombardy, Italy; Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc & Pinot Noir
    • Gardet Brut Tradition Champagne | $85
      Champagne, France NV; Chardonnay, Pinot Noir & Pinot Meunier
  • Wine, Half Bottles

    White
    • Santa Margherita | $39
      Trentino Alto Adige, Italy; Pinot Grigio, 2021
    • La Spinetta 'Bricco Quaglia" | $40
      Moscato d’Asti, Piedmont, Italy; Muscat Blanc, 2021
    • Merryvale 'Starmont' | $67
      Napa Valley, California, USA; Chardonnay, 2020
  • Wine, Half Bottles

    Red
    • Caparzo | $82
      Brunello di Montalcino, Toscana, Italy; Sangiovese, 2020
    • La Spinetta 'Langhe Nebbiolo' | $62
      Langhe, Piedmont, Italy; Nebbiolo, 2020
    • Merryvale 'Starmont' | $74
      Napa Valley, California, USA; Cabernet Sauvignon, 2020
    • Luigi Busca | $50
      Mendoza, Argentina; Malbec
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Sparkling, Non-Vintage
    • Baccio Della Luna Prosecco Brut | $68
      Veneto, Italy; Glera
    • La Tordera 'Gabry' Spumante Brut Rosé | $77
      Veneto, Italy; Merlot
    • Canella Lido Prosecco Rosé | $72
      Veneto, Italy; Glera & Pinot Noir
    • Gardet Brut Tradition Champagne | $159
      Reims, France; Chardonnay, Pinot Noir & Pinot Meunier
    • Gancia Cuvée 36 Mesi Brut | $135
      Piedmont, Italy Chardonnay & Pinot Noir
    • Dom Perignon Brut | $435
      Hautvillers, France; Chardonnay, Pinot Noir
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Rosé & Blush
    • Casaretti Bardolino Classico Chiaretto | $68
      Veneto, Italy; Corvina, Rondinella & Molinara, 2021
    • Kettle Valley | $91
      Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada; Pinot Gris, 2021
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    White, Chardonnay
    • Antica Mountain Select | $117
      Napa Valley, California, USA, 2020
    • Castello Della Sala Bramito | $95
      Umbria, Italy, 2020
    • Kettle Valley Winery | $82
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada, 2020
    • Marchesi Antinori Castello Della Sala 'Cervaro Della Sala' | $165
      Piedmont, Italy, 2019
    • Rombauer | $144
      Carneros, California, USA, 2020
    • Sonoma-Cutrer | $95
      Sonoma Coast, California, USA, 2020
    • Burrowing Owl | $95
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    White, Pinot Grigio/Gris
    • Colterenzio 'Lumo' | $77
      Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy, 2021
    • Blasted Church | $89
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada, 2020
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    White, Riesling & Gewurztraminer
    • Vineland Estates | $68
      VQA Niagara Peninsula, ON, Canada; Semi-Dry, 2021
    • Lake Breeze Spice Jar | $75
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada; Gewurztraminer, 2021
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    White, Sauvignon Blanc
    • Bollini | $72
      Trentino Alto-Adige, Italy, 2021
    • Cakebread Cellars | $125
      Napa Valley, California, USA, 2020
    • Oyster Bay | $68
      Marlborough, New Zealand, 2021
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    White, Viognier
    • Stag's Leap Winery | $86
      Napa Valley, California, USA
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    White, Other Varietals
    • Massolino 'Moscato D'asti' | $82
      Langhe, Italy; Muscat, 2020
    • Ai Vecchia | $77
      Tuscany, Italy; Vermentino, 2021
    • Le Fornasi Lugana by Tommasi | $81
      Veneto, Italy, Turbiana, 2021
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Amarone
    • Alpha Zeta 'A' | $152
      Veneto, Italy, 2019
    • Masi 'Costasera' | $425
      Veneto, Italy, 1997
    • Masi 'Costasera' | $131
      Veneto, Italy, 2019
    • Zenato | $139
      Veneto, Italy, 2019
    • Brigaldara, Amarone | $160
      Veneto, Italy, 2019
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Merlot
    • Blasted Church | $96
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada, 2020
    • Mate Mantus | $113
      Tuscany, Italy, 2018
    • Marchesi Antinori Tentuta Guado Al Tasso Cont' Ugo | $149
      Bolgheri, Italy, 2019
    • Tua Rita 'Redigaffi' | $550
      Toscana, Italy, 2018
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Barbera
    • Massolino | $78
      Barbera d’Alba, Piedmont, 2019
    • Sandhill Small Lots | $119
      Barbera, B.C., Canada, 2020
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Nebbiolo
    • Azelia Bricco Fiasco Di Barolo | $993
      Barolo, Piedmont, Italy, 1999
    • Borogno Fossati | $185
      Barolo, Piedmont, Italy, 2019
    • Borgogno Liste | $192
      Barolo, Piedmont, Italy, 2010
    • Gaja | $550
      Barbaresco, Piedmont, Italy, 2009
    • Marchesi Di Barolo | $160
      Barolo, Piedmont, Italy, 2019
    • Massolino Nebbiolo | $116
      Langhe, Piedmont, Italy, 2020
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Cabernet Sauvignon
    • Antica Mountain Select | $243
      Napa Valley, California, USA, 2019
    • Beaulieu Vineyard | $113
      Napa Valley, California, USA, 2021
    • Caymus | $234
      Napa Valley, California, USA, 2021
    • Foxglove Vineyards | $86
      Paso Robles, California, USA, 2021
    • Merryvale Starmont | $139
      Napa Valley, California, USA, 2020
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot Blends
    • Il Borro | $221
      Tuscany, Italy, 2019
    • Laughing Stock Blind Trust | $110
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada, 2020
    • Marchesi De Frescobaldi | $159
      Mormoreto, Toscana, Italy, 2020
    • Mision Hill Reserve Meritage | $83
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada, 2020
    • Ornellaia Le Volte Dell'Ornellaia | $105
      Toscana, Italy, 2019
    • Querciabella Turpino Rosso | $189
      Maremma Toscana, Italy, 2020
    • Tolaini 'Picconero' | $260
      Tenuta Montebello Toscana, Italy, 2017
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Valpolicella & Corvina Blends
    • Brigaldara | $99
      Valpolicella Ripasso, Veneto, Italy, 2019
    • Masi 'Campofiorin' | $65
      Rosso del Veronese, Veneto, Italy, 2019
    • Rubinelli | $124
      Valpolicella Ripasso, Veneto, Italy, 2015
    • Zenato Ripassa | $78
      Valpolicella Ripasso Superiore, Veneto, Italy, 2019
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Chianti
    • Fontodi Chianti Classico | $84
      Tuscany, Italy, 2020
    • Catelvechhi Chianti Classico | $77
      Tuscany, Italy, 2019
    • Castelvecchi Lodolaio Chianti Riserva | $153
      Tuscany, Italy, 2020
    • Marchesi Antinori Badia A Passignana Chianti Reserva | $159
      Tuscany, Italy, 2017
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Brunello
    • Banfi Brunello Di Mondalcino | $185
      Tuscany, Italy, 2017
    • Carparzo Brunello Di Montalcino | $151
      Tuscany, Italy, 2017
    • Terrasole Brunello Di Montalcino, Riserva | $320
      Tuscany, Italy, 2015
    • Terrasole Brunello Di Montalcino, Riserva | $600
      Tuscany, Italy, 2007
    • Terrasole Brunello Di Montalcino, Pian Bossolino | $294
      Tuscany, Italy, 2015
    • Terrasole Brunello Di Montalcino, Vigna Fonte Lattai | $294
      Tuscany, Italy, 2015
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Sangiovese Blend
    • Avignonesi Di Montepulciano | $95
      Toscana, Italy, 2009
    • Monte Antico | $67
      Toscana, Italy, 2019
    • Querciabella Mongrana | $95
      Toscana, Italy, 2020
    • Marchesi Antinori Tignanello 2012/2013 | $415/290
      Toscana, Italy
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Pinot Nero/Noir
    • Sokol Blosser | $109
      Dundee Hills, Oregon, USA, 2020
    • Kettle Valley | $100
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada, 2020
    • Joie Farm PTG | $96
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada, 2020
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Red, Other
    • Blasted Church | $84
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada; Syrah, 2020
    • Consumano Benuara | $81
      Sicily, Italy, Nero d'Avola & Syrah Blend, 2020
    • Donnafugata Sedara | $68
      Sicily, Italy; Nero D’Avola, 2019
    • Grifalco Della Lucania | $62
      Aglianico Del Vulture, Basilicata, Italy; Aglicanico, 2019
    • Tinhorn Creek | $84
      Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada; Cabernet Franc, 2020
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Dessert Wine
    • Maculan Dindarello Moscato | $67
      375ml. Veneto, Italy
    • Inniskillin Icewine | $18/120
      2oz / 375ml. Ontario, Canada
    • Malvasia Delle Lipari | $100
      375ml. Sicily, Italy
  • Bottles From The Cellar

    Large Format Bottles, 1.5L & 5L
    • Carparzo Brunello Di Montelcino | $808
      5L. Toscana, Italy; Super Tuscan, 2019
    • Caymus Cabernet Sauvignon | $472
      Napa, California; USA, 2020
    • Chateau Ste. Jean Cabernet Sauvignon | $390
      Sonoma, California; USA, 2020
    • Siepi Super Tuscan | $513
      Toscana, Italy, 2018
    • Terrasole Brunello Di Montalcino | $432
      Toscana, Italy; Sangiovese, 2018
    • Voerzio Sarmassa Di Barolo | $1,456
      Piedmont, Italy, 2012
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Award-Winning Service

We’re recognized for our outstanding service at Castello Italiana. The restaurant is the proud recipient of Les Clef d’Or Concierge Silver Service Award for Outstanding Hotel Dining, 2019. Discover for yourself what makes this dining experience so special.