At Basta Pasta, we know that a true casual Italian dining experience includes many elements – excellent and attentive service and masterful presentation, all provided in an atmosphere and décor that brings each visitor on a little trip to Italy. But first and foremost, it all begins with the food – and here is where our family takes the most pride. Our wide selection of Italian entrees offer only the freshest and most flavorful ingredients, from our signature pastas to a selection of various seafood dishes that incorporate Maryland’s best catches – including our renowned crab cakes!
Whether you are dropping by for lunch, bringing your own family to come and visit ours, or catering and fundraising for a special event at our Eldersburg location, our menu is sure to satisfy with only the most authentic Italian dining options. Visit us during our lunch hours and be dazzled by our options for antipasto offerings featuring seafood delicacies such as Maryland’s best fried calamari, clams casino, mini version of our signature crab cakes, and our fresh bruschetta – made with the freshest and most flavorful market ingredients of garlic, herbs and basil. Our crab soups and salads are especially delicious when paired with lunch entrees – paninis, burgers, or a special 8-ounce crab cake sandwich featuring our famous homemade crab cakes. At Basta Pasta, we are also famous for our exclusive lunch specialty dishes, such as honey salmon, blackened chicken and shrimp, and a host of authentic Italian pastas,
Bring your family to visit during our dinner hours and truly see Basta Pasta shine. Aside from the wonderful assortment of fresh antipastos, soups and salads, our dinner entrees include such signature dishes as freshly baked pastas, steak and seafood, and Italian classics such as gnocchi marina, piccata, shrimp scampi, penne and saltimboca. We also feature a light and healthy menu for those who are keeping an eye on calories, without compromising the flavor and Italian authenticity. Don’t forget to try our pizza that you can order to the table and share with the whole family!
Our dinner entrees always come with endless breadsticks and fresh salads, and you can pair your meal with our comprehensive list of the finest wines representing the world’s most notable regions. Just make sure you and your family save room for dessert! We are also known for our amazing brunch menus. Come visit us on Saturdays and Sundays in the late morning or early afternoon and try some of our exclusive specialties – from our own signature stamp on Southern classics Chicken and Waffles or Italian-influenced Eggs Benedicto, to a salmon BLT, our renowned “Brunch Burger,” and unique omelets (including house-specialties the Chesapeake Omelet and Mediterranean Omelet) – our weekly brunch menu will soon become your own family tradition!
As a family-owned and operated business that takes additional pride in the communities in which it serves, Basta Pasta welcomes you to host your fundraising events at our Eldersburg location. Visit us today or contact us to learn more about our menu and catering options! Or email below: