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La Pena Restaurante

  • $$$
    RatingAvg. Dinner Entrée
    $$$$$Greater than $25
    $$$$$18.01 - $25
    $$$$12.01 - $18
    $$$7.01 - $12
    $Less than $7
  • Latin American, South American, Caribbean
  • 4212 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago IL60641 41.9573314 -87.7516559
  • (At W Berteau Ave)
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  • (773) 545-7022
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Appetizers

Alitas De Pollo 8 fried chicken wings, with regular, mild, or hot spice sauce; served w/ french fries   7.95
Chifles delicately fried plantain chips served with tomatoes- herb mild spice sauce   2.95
Empanada De Verde ecuadorian, green plantain; beef or chicken pie   3.95
Empanadita De Harina De Maiz Con Carne little south american, corn flour beef pie   1.95
Humita ecuadorian (early corn) tamale with cheese   2.95
Muchin De Yuca cassava potbelly stuffed with cheese   2.95
Patacones fried green plantain with cream cheese   2.95
Tortilla De Verde Fried green plantain (potbelly) pancake stuffed with cheese   2.95
Tortilla De Papa potato pancake stuffed with cheese, topped w. home made peanuts sauce   2.95
Bolon De Verde green plantain pancake stuffed with bacon   3.95
Calamar Apanado calamari, fried and seasoned with our special spices and served w/ cocktail sauce   7.95

Ceviches

An Eouadorian Delicatessen Tangy Sea Food Cocktail, Mix with Red Onions, Tomatoes, Cilantro, Accompanied with Roasted Dry Corn.

Cebiche De Camaron shrimp cocktail   10.25
Cebiche De Calamar calamari cocktail   9.25
Cebiche De Pulpo octopus cocktail   9.25
Cebiche De Pescado fish cocktail   9.25
Cebiche Mixto a combination seafood of two (shrimp, fish, calamari, octopus)   9.25
Cebiche Marinero:four Seafood combination Cocktail    17.95

Pinchos

Three Large Tender Pieces of Your Choice: Chicken, Beef, Pork, Shrimp, Sausage Skewered with Onions, Peppers; Flavoured with Basil- Herb Sauce (chimichum). Accompanied w/ Fried Sweet Plantain

Pincho De Camaron grilled skewered shrimp   8.95
Pincho De Carne grilled skewered beef   8.95
Pincho De Puerco grilled skewered pork   7.95
Pincho De Pollo grilled skewered chicken   7.95
Pincho De Chorizo grilled skewered sausage   7.95

House Salads $3.95

Ensalada De Choclo corn, potatoes, and broccoli florets; mixed w/ light mayonnaise   
Ensalada De Pepino cucumbers, tomatoes, red peppers, and lettuce mixed with your choice of dressing   
Ensalada De Rabano radish, jicama, lettuce, red peppers, yellow peppers, yellow peppers with your choice of dressing   
Ensalada De La Peria lettuce, carrots, tomatoes and cucumbers with your choice of dressing   

Specialty Salads

Ensalada Con Pollo your choice of house salad, accompanied w/ tender chicken breast grilled, taped w/ red onions, croutons   8.95
Ensalada Con Camaron radish, jicama, lettuce, red peppers, yellow peppers mixed w/ lime vinaigrette, red onions, croutons and six jumbo grilled shrimp   11.25
Ensalada Con Queso cucumbers, tomatoes, red peppers, carrots and lettuce and lettuce mixed ranch sauce, accompanied with large pieces of chinuanua cheese, shredded parmesan cheese   8.95
Ensalada Caliente de Carne o Pollo Steamed vegetables (Broccoli, green beans, yellow zucchini squash, red bell peppers, diced carrots, green peas) with your choice of dressing, accompanied w/grilled ribeye (from Uruguay) or chicken.   11.25
Salad Dressings: Creamy Ranch, Lime Vinaigrette, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Thousand Island, La Pena Dressing.

House Soups

Chicken Soup consome de pollo   2.95

Specialty Soups

Large $10.55/ Medium $7.55/ Small $4.55

Sancocho De Carne- Viernes/ Fridays a healthy stew loaded with beef, cassava, green plantain, sweet corn, carrots, green beans, spanish rice and a bunch of herb and spices   
Sopa De Camarom- Sabado/ Saturday a creamy, milk, butter soup with parmesan cheese, macaroni noodles, herbs, spices, jumbo shrimps   
Encebollado De Pescado- Domingo/ Sunday a rich king white fish soup with cassava topped with onions, tomatoes, cilantro   

Entrees

Meat Dishes

Arroz Con Menestra Y Carne Asada grilled steak served with beans, white rice and fried sweet plantain   15.95
Churrasco grilled steak (from Uruguay) served w/ fried egg, french fries, avocado, and white rice   14.95
Lomito Saltado Ribeye (from Uruguay) strips, onions, peppers and tomatoes sauteed together and topped with thick french fries, served w/white rice   14.95
Carne Apanada breaded ribeye steak (from uruguay), servedwith rice, slices of tomatoes over lettuce and avocado   17.95
Borrego Asado Grilled Lamb Sirloin Fillet, served w/potato pancake w/peanut sauce, avocado and white rice.   15.95
Chuleta De Puerco two grilled pork chops in orange sauce, served w/ steamed vegetables and rice   14.95
Fritanga Pan-Fried pork cubes, served with fried sweet plantain, white hominy, dry corn, salad and sauce.   13.95

Chicken Dishes

Pollo Saltado Chicken strips, onions, peppers and tomatoes sauteed together and topped with thick french fries, served w/ rice.   12.95
Arroz Con Pollo Yellow rice with chicken, green peas, green peppers, onions and carrots.   12.95
Arroz Con Menestra De Pollo grilled chicken breast, served with white rice, beans and fried sweet plantains   13.95
Pollo Apanado breaded chicken breast, served with rice, slices of tomatoes over lettuce and avocado.   15.95
Seco De Pollo Two pieces of chicken in a hearty passion fruit stew with herbs, served with white rice and fried sweet plantains.   12.95
Churrasco De Pollo grilled chicken breast, served with french fries, fried egg, white rice, avocado and salad   13.95

Tallarines - Spaghetti

Tallarin Verde spaghetti with green basil (pesto sauce)   8.95
Tallarin con Carne o Camaron Spaghetti with your choice of sauteed ribeye cubes or shrimp, in an Ecuadorian style sauce made with tomatoes, basil, onions, peppers, garlic, carrots, mushroom.   15.95
Tallarin De Pollo    13.95
Tallarin Marinero spaghetti with mix shrimp, mussles, calamari, octopus, scallops and fish cooked in the white sauce with vegetables   16.95

Llapingacho

Potatoes Pancake W/peanuts sauce, fried egg, avocado, salad, rice. Selec: Sausage, Steak, Chicken   14.95
Vegetarian Llapingacho Potatoe pancake W/peanuts sauce, fried egg, avocado,salad, rice, humita and sweet plantains.   12.95
(Ribeye from Uruguay) Raised without added hormones, not fed antibiotics.

Seafood Dishes

Camarones Apanados 8 breaded shrimps, served with rice, slices of tomatoes over lettuce and avocado   17.95
Encocado De Camaron 8 steamed shrimps with coconut sauce, served w/ rice and fried green plantains   17.95
Arroz Con Camaron yellow rice with 8 shrimps, green peas, green peppers, onions and carrots   17.95
Camarones Slateados 8 in-shell shrimps sauteed with rich garlic and soy sauce served with avocado salad and white rice   17.95
Filete De Tilapia Frita fried tilapia fillet, served w/ rice, fried green plantains, and salad   16.95
Sudado De Tilapia steamed tilapia fillet cooked in a rich herbs sauce, served w/ white rice and fried green plantains   17.95
Encocado De Tilapia steamed tilapia fillet with coconut sauce, served w/ rice and fried green plantains   17.95
Encocado Marinero a rich coconut sauce cooked with mussles, octopus, calamari, shrimp, scallops and fish, served with white rice and fried green plantains   17.95
Arroz Marinero- Ecuadorian Seafood Paella a combination of yellow rice w/ green peas, carrots, green peppers, onions, mussels, shrimp, calamari, octopus.   17.95
Camarones Al Ajillo 8 jumbo grilled shrimp with garlic herb sauce, accompanied with rice and avocado salad.   17.95
Arroz Con Calamar Encocado a rich calamari sauteed in coconut sauce, mixed with yellow rice   14.95
Calamar Asado big tender grilled calamari served with avocado salad, white rice and green fried green plantains   16.00
Pulpo a La Parrilla tender grilled octopus served with a classic avocado salad, white rice and fried sweet plantains   16.00

Combination Dishes for Two People $37.00

Plato Andino Para Dos Personas grilled rib- eye steak, chicken breast, sausage, fried pork, sweet plantains, potato pancakes (topped with homemade peanut sauce) and salad   
Mar & Tierra Para Dos Persona grilled steak, shrimp, chicken, sausage and lamb; served w/ rice and beans   
Encocado De Mariscos Para Dos Personas a rich coconut sauce cooked with mussels, octopus, calamari, shrimp, scallops and fish, served with white rice and fried green plantains   
Parrillada Marinera Para Dos Personas grilled tender pieces of octopus, calamari, shrimp, scallops and fish, served with white rice and fried sweet plantains   

 

Desserts $3.50

Arroz Con Leche rice pudding   
Maduro Con Queso fried sweet plantain with cheese   
Flan De Coco coconut flan   

Side Orders $2.55

Papas Fritas french fries   
Papas Slatedos sauteed potatoes   
Arroz Blanco/ Amarillo white/ yellow rice   
Menestra De Frejol beans   
Aguacate avocado   
Yuca Frita fried cassava   
Vegetables Al Vapor steamed vegetables   
Maduro Frito fried sweet plantain   

Beverages

Botella De Agua bottled water   1.50
Sodas- Soft Drinks soft drinks   1.55
Sodas Importadas imported soft drinks, select: inca cola (pine apple), tropical (strawberry), manzana (apple)   2.95
Quaker oatmeal w/ passion fruit   2.95
Jugos De Frutas Naturals natural fruit juices, select: mora (Andean raspberry), naranjilla, maracuya (passion fruit), mango, guanabana (sour soup), guayaba (guava), tomate de arbol (tamarillo), fresa (strawberry)   2.95
Batidos De Frutas Naturales milk- fruit shakes, select: mora (andean raspberry), naranjilla, maracuya (passion fruit), mango, guanabana (sour sop), guayaba (guava), tomate de arbol (tamarillo), fresca (strawberry).   3.95
Cafe- Coffee    1.50
Chocolate- Hot Chocolate    3.50
Te- Hot Tea    1.95
La Pena Restaurante
4212 N Milwaukee Ave
At W Berteau Ave
(773) 545-7022
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