Cuginos: A Favorite with Locals for 25 Years
41 8th Street
572 Breeze Street
CUGINOS FEATURED MENU ITEMS
Mussels in a spicy sauce
Small baby squid marinated, lightly dusted and fried in olive oil
Grilled Chicken and portabella mushrooms on top of mixed field greens and tomatoes served with sesame balsamic vinaigrette.
Generous portions of fresh lunch meats on a bed of mixed greens.
Cheese and sauce only
Mozzarella, Parmesan, ricotta,
garlic and olive oil
Fresh baked pizza dough elongated and filled with mushrooms, onions hot or sweet peppers and mozzarella cheese
Fresh baked pizza dough shaped in a half moon and filled with onion, mozzarella and ricotta cheese
Calamari, shrimp,clams,mussels,tomatoes and mushrooms, sauteed in white wine,garlic,olive oil and spices served over linguine.
Tortellini pasta with artichoke hearts, sun-dried tomatoes, prosciutto and chicken in a light tomatoe cream sauce.
Served with spaghetti and marinara sauce
Cmothered with mozzarella cheese and marinara sauce then baked
Portabella Mushroom Ravioli
Topped with a tomato basil cream sauce
With Great Outdoor Deck
Daily Drink Specials
Late Night Bar Service
Desserts Made Fresh Daily
Cuginos Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant has been a mainstay in Steamboat for more than 25 years. To some, it has become the traditional place to go when visiting Steamboat. To the locals, it’s the traditional place to go any day of the week. The restaurant was started by two Italian cousins, and the name Cuginos was derived from the Italian word for cousins. Cuginos focuses on using nothing but the best ingredients. The recipes used have been a staple for more than 25 years. Cuginos makes dough fresh daily, and bakes the products in a brick-lined oven while serving it in a friendly, inexpensive, and consistent manner. That focus has been passed on to the current owner, who has been carrying on the southern style Italian cuisine tradition for more than 10 years. The menu includes pizza, stromboli and calzones that start with homemade dough that is hand tossed and formed before being filled with fresh toppings. Cuginos also has great nightly specials created by the saute chefs. The kitchen is open for everyone to see, giving the kitchen staff an opportunity to acknowledge customers’ patronage and for the kids to watch the pizza chefs tossing dough. When it’s all put together, Cuginos is a family-owned business that treats its employees and customers like they’re part of a family. The restaurant prides itself in its product, and Cuginos loves to see customers come back again and again.
A variety of delicious pasta dishes are also a trademark of the restaurant. Notably it all starts with great homemade sauces, which include marinara (the tasty and popular red sauce), capri sauce (white wine, olive oil, garlic and fresh spices), alfredo sauce (cream, white wine, Parmesan and fresh spices), and finally a traditional favorite, pesto sauce (sweet basil, garlic, olive oil, romano, and pine nuts). Cuginos also serves great nightly specials made by the talented saute chefs.
The signature items on the menu are pizza and stromboli. Cuginos uses nothing but the best ingredients, making the dough fresh daily and baking the product in a brick-lined oven.
If you asked any local to describe Cuginos Pizzeria and Italian Restaurant, they would smile from ear to ear and use terminology such as unpretentious, friendly, inexpensive, consistent and delicious. Yes, Cuginos is all that and more. Cuginos is a family-owned and operated business taking pride in its product and they love to see customers come back again and again. Cuginos is not the only pizzeria and Italian restaurant in town, just the best!
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