Breakfast and coffee

The coffee served at Ridola is provided by Pierre Café, a coffee roaster from Gravina, a town just a few kilometers from Matera. Our coffee is a blend of 70% Brazilian Arabica and 30% Indian Robusta.

The raw coffee is roasted every Wednesday, so you’re always drinking fresh roasted coffee.

Coffee

  • Espresso €1,5
  • americano €2
  • mini cappuccino* €1,6

    *with soya milk + €0,20

  • Cappuccino* €2

    *with soya milk + €0,20

  • Latte macchiato* €2

    *with soya milk + €0,20

  • Barley €1,6
  • ginseng €1,7
  • On the rocks €1,5
  • Leccese €2

    With almond milk

Croissant

  • Plain €1
  • Custard and cream €1,2
  • Custard €1,2
  • small custard €0,8
  • Chocolate €1,2
  • Apricot €1,2
  • Apple €1,5
  • Girella €1,5

    Butter and cream

  • Treccia €1,5

    Berries

  • Sfoglia €1,5

    Custard and apple

Toasted bread

  • Jam €3
  • Olive oil and sugar €3
  • Ricotta and sugar €3
  • Prosciutto and olive oil €5

    With "black pork" prosciutto

Tea, Herbal Tea and Infusion

Pure tea

  • English breakfast €3

    Black tea - India
    Selected and broken tea leaves from controlled organic crops in Sumatra and Assam.

  • Darjeeling €3,5

    Organic black tea - India
    Produced from organic crops, strong and full-bodied with notes of spices.

  • Yunnan special leaf €3,5

    White tea - China
    Coming from Yunnan, this infusion leaves a soft, delicate and persistent fruity bouquet in the cup.

  • bancha €3,5

    Biological green tea - Japan
    Rich in minerals, it contains up to 70% less theine than other teas.

  • Genmaicha €3

    Green tea - Japan
    50% Bancha and 50% puffed and toasted rice. The taste is characterized by the sweetness of Bancha tea combined with the taste of hazelnut and caramel.

  • Tung Ting “Jade” €3,5

    Oolong tea - Taiwan
    Prodotto nella regione montuosa Nantou a Taiwan, è apprezzato dagli intenditori di tè in tutto il mondo.

  • Assam €3

    Black tea - India
    The infusion has an earthy flavor with a hint of malt. The scent is spicy and decisive.

  • Pu-erh King €3,5

    Pu-erh tea - China
    Fine tea useful for fighting cholesterol. The infusion has a musky aroma with notes of licorice.

  • marigold flower €3,5

    Green tea flower - China
    A small amount of buds and buds are harvested in the spring for the production of this artisanal tea. Soft and floral on the palate.

Flavored teas

  • healthy with ginger €3,5

    Green tea
    Pure, strong and decisive. Natural anti-inflammatory, analgesic and digestive.

  • chai white tea €3,5

    White tea
    Inspired by the traditional Indian recipe. White tea (66%) with cinnamon, black pepper, cloves, cardamom, ginger, cardamom seeds.

  • Moroccan €3

    Green tea
    Of North African inspiration, based on green tea and peppermint.

  • Oolong Orange €3

    Oolong tea

  • Chocolate €3

    Black tea
    The scent is that of a freshly baked chocolate cake. Blend of black tea (65%), cocoa peel, cocoa, coriander.

  • Earl Gray €3

    Black tea
    Famous for its full, very aromatic taste. It is the right drink for a cheerful and energetic break, even with the addition of milk.

  • cinnamon €3,5

    Black tea
    The strong China / Ceylon blend, enriched with cinnamon pieces, receives its perfectly balanced taste.

  • purify yourself with aloe €3,5

    Green tea
    Harmonious and tasty. Aloe Vera is known for its characteristics and positive effects on general well-being. With pineapple cubes and freeze-dried low-fat yogurt.

  • For the body and mind €3,5

    Green tea
    Green tea with sunflower petals, lemon grass, orange peel and ginseng root. Sweet and creamy taste.

Infusions and herbal teas

  • Ayurveda €3,5

    Ayurvedic herbal tea
    Strong, distinctive and spicy. It will stimulate your immune system.

  • Lemon €3,5

    Fruit infusion

  • relaxing €3,5

    Fruit infusion
    The delicious and fruity scent, the taste of lemon balm in combination with fresh mint, make you forget the daily stress. With low acid content, it is perfect in the evening.

  • Rooibos Coconut €3,5

    Fruit infusion

  • Apple and ginger €3,5

    Fruit infusion
    The apple and the intense flavor of the candied ginger give this infusion notes of marked sweetness.

  • cherry and pomegranate €3,5

    Fruit infusion
    Red like love in autumn. With apple, hibiscus petals, almond, cardamom, beetroot, rose petals, black cherry and pomegranate.

  • Berries €3,5

    Fruit infusion
    Sapid with notes of berries that perfectly harmonize our infusion. The completely fruity flavor is balanced by sweet, light nuances.

  • Exotic €3,5

    Fruit infusion
    Lively, fresh and fruity taste thanks to pineapple. With apple, karkadè, dog rose, pineapple cubes and coconut.

  • samba nel bosco €3,5

    Fruit infusion
    It is an infusion that contains the warmth of tropical countries.

  • polinesia €3,5

    Fruit infusion
    Lots of exotic fruit enriched with wonderful blue and yellow flowers. Sweet and bitter, a perfect understanding.

  • Mate €3

    Mono Grass
    It is the product of the processing of Ilex Paraguaiensis, an evergreen plant with particular leaves. It is a drink with a refreshing taste and stimulating properties for body and mind.

  • fennel seeds €3

    Mono Grass
    The sweet taste recalls that of anise. An infusion of fennel seeds can be a good calcium supplement, aids in diuresis and digestion.

  • Love me €3

    Its ingredients are reminiscent of the recipes of love filters used to revive dormant passions. With Rooibos tea, cinnamon, star anise and chamomile.

  • chamomile €3

Crostoni and Friselle​

Our crostone is a synthesis of some of Basilicata’s territorial excellences.

Matera bread is made by the skilled hands of local bakers who use only durum wheat; cured meats and dairy products by small local producers.

Frisella is a type of toasted bread that is moistened and seasoned on the surface.

Crostoni

  • mortadella €7

    Mortadella, provolone podolico (hard cow cheese) and tomato

  • salsiccia pezzente €7

    Local salt cured sausage, ricotta and arugula

  • capocollo €7

    Capocollo, pecorino cheese and dry tomatoes in olive oil

  • soppressata €7

    Soppressata (salami), goat cheese and dry tomatoes in olive oil

  • pancetta €7

    Pancetta, scamorza (cheese) and tomato

  • prosciutto crudo €7

    Local prosciutto, mozzarella and tomato

  • speck €7

    Speck (smoked salt cured ham) and smoked cheese

  • tonno €7

    Tuna and mozzarella

  • salmone €7

    Smoked salmon, cow cheese and lettuce

Veggie Crostoni

  • primo sale €7

    Cow fresh cheese, raw zucchini, olive oil and salt

  • pomodorini €7

    Ricotta, arugula and cherry tomatoes

  • pomodori secchi €7

    Ricotta, arugola and dry tomatoes in olive oil

  • caprino €7

    Caprino, zucchine e pomodori secchi

  • mozzarella €7

    Tomato and mozzarella

  • lattuga €7

    Lettuce, tomato, zucchini and arugola
    and raw zucchini

  • zucchine €7

    Zucchini and dry tomatoes in olive oil

Friselle

  • capocollo €7

    Stracciatella (cheese) and capocollo

  • prosciutto crudo €7

    Local prosciutto and stracciatella cheese

  • tonno €7

    Tuna, onion and capers

  • Salmone €7

    Cow cheese and smoked salmon

Friselle veggie

  • classica €5

    Cherry tomatoes, origan, olive oil and salt

  • stracciatella €7

    Stracciatella (cheese), cherry tomatoes and arugola

  • mozzarella €7

    Tomato and mozzarella

No Just bread

  • Tagliere degustazione €15

    Selection of cold cuts and cheeses

  • Savory pie of the day €3,5/5
  • Focaccia of the day €3/5

Snacks

  • Paninetto €3

    With speck, mozzarella and tomato

  • Focaccia caprese €3

    Tomato and mozzarella

  • Salty small croissant €2
  • mattonella €3

    Puff pastry with cured meats and scamorza cheese

Dishes Of The Day, Salads and Soups

Ridola’s cuisine is simple, using only fresh, local ingredients.

Vegetarians, vegans and gluten intolerant people find menu items to suit their needs and eating habits.

Dishes of the day

  • Lasagna al ragù lucano €12

    With local sausage and small beef meatballs

  • semolina gnocchi €10

    With stracciatella cheese and peppers cream
    *Vegetarian

  • Parmigiana €10

    With eggplant
    *Vegetarian

  • Pezzente en papillote €12

    With local sausage, mushrooms and turnip greens
    *Gluten free

  • fave e pecorino €10

    With broad beans, pecorino cream and anchovies
    *Gluten free on request

Salads

  • sibari €12

    Withneronerice from Sibari, mixed vegetables, ginger and cantaloupe
    *Vegan / Gluten free

  • Our cialledda €11

    With Matera bread, datterino tomatoes, onion, green beans and feta cheese
    *Vegetarian / Gluten free or/and Vegan on request

  • black chickpeas and chicory €10

    With black chickpeas, chicory and red onion
    *Vegan - Gluten free on request

  • Fruit salad €8

    With seasonal fruit
    *Vegan / Gluten free

Soups of the day

  • Our salmorejo €11

    Cold tomato soup, hard-boiled eggs and prosciutto crudo
    *Vegan on request

  • mixed vegetables €9

    *Vegan / Gluten free

  • Beans €9

    *Vegan / Gluten free

Fruit extracts, Smoothies and Soft Drinks

Our fresh-squeezed juices and our smoothies are prepared with fresh fruit and vegetables without the addition of sugar and are completely gluten free and lactose-free.

Fruit extracts

  • Apple €4

    Green apple and ginger

  • Carrot €4

    Green apple, celery, carrot and ginger

  • Orange €4

    Green apple, celery, orange and ginger

  • Ace €4

    Orange, lemon, carots and ginger

  • kiwi €4

    Green apple and kiwi

  • Green lemonade €4

    Green apple and lemon

Smoothies

  • banana and orange €5
  • Banana and strawberries €5
  • Strawberries and peach €5

Soft Drinks

  • Organic Iced tea €3,5

    Peach / Lemon / White

  • Tonic water €3
  • Coca-Cola €3
  • Coca-Cola Zero €3
  • fanta €3
  • GASSOSA €3
  • Chinotto €3
  • Cedrata €3
  • Lemonsoda €3
  • Fruit juice €3

    Apricot, peach, pear, pineapple, ACE

  • Blueberry juice €3,5

Aperitif

  • Bitter bianco €3
  • Bitter rosso €3
  • Crodino €3
  • Della casa €6

    Fruit-based

Wines and Beers

Red Wines

  • 50 anni di vite €8 / €40

    Cantina Catalano - Aglianico del Vulture DOC
    *at least 3 glasses

  • 1971 l'origine €5 / €25

    Cantina Catalano - Aglianico del Vulture DOC

  • Tristano €4 / €20

    Cantina Catalano - Aglianico del Vulture DOC

  • Casà Rosso €4 / €18

    Catalano - Aglianico del Vulture - Basilicata IGT

  • Ellenikon €4 / €20

    Cantina dei Siriti - Aglianico - Basilicata IGP

  • Re Italo €4 / €18

    Cantina dei Siriti - Primitivo - Matera DOP

Rosé wine

  • Casà rosato €4 / €18

    Cantina Catalano - Aglianico del Vulture - Basilicata IGT

  • Rosa dei Siriti €4 / €18

    Cantina dei Siriti - Aglianico - Basilicata IGP

White wines

  • Casà bianco €4 / €18

    Cantina Catalano - Chardonnay - Basilicata IGT

  • d'avalos €4 / €20

    Cantine di Venosa - Greco - Basilicata IGP

Sparkling wine

  • borgo molino €4 / €22

    Prosecco Brut / extra dry

Beers

  • Nastro azzurro 33cl €3,5
  • Forst 33cl €3,5
  • Menabrea 33cl €3,5
  • ichnusa 50cl €5
  • beck's €3,5
  • beck's unfiltered €4

Craft beers

  • We love beer, for this reason we like to promote the work and products of small breweries.

    The brewery that we’re currently promoting is Brewnerd from Ferrandina (MT)

  • bassa tensione €6

    Bohemian Pilsner (4,6%)

  • Brewschetta €6

    Belgian Saison (5,7%)

  • cleveland €6

    Brown Ale (4,4%)

Drinks

Aperitif

  • campari soda €3
  • pastis €4
  • spritz €5
  • hugo €7

    Prosecco, Fior di Sambuco, Soda

  • garibaldi €6

    Bitter Campari and orange juice

  • mimosa €6

    Sparkling wine and orange juice

  • bellini €6

    Sparkling wine and peach juice

  • Negroni €6

    Bitter rosso, red vermut and gin

  • americano €6

    Bitter rosso, red vermut and soda

  • mojito €7

    White rum, lime, soda

Our drinks

  • Aloha €8

    Pineapple juice, orange juice, rum and vodka

  • biancosarti fever €8

    With Biancosarti, white wine, cedrata, celery and pepper

  • chinotto sour €8

    With chinotto, bourbon

  • white negroni €9
  • della casa €7

Other drinks

  • gin tonic premium €10
  • gin tonic €8

    Poli

  • gin tonic €7

    Bombay

  • gin tonic €6

    Beefeater / Tanqueray

  • vodka tonic premium €10
  • vodka tonic €6
  • amari €3
  • distilled spirits €8