Porteño’s menu is designed by chefs, Elvis Abrahanowicz and Ben Milgate, to be shared in the traditional Argentinean way. Our wine list is an exclusive and extensive hand selection of boutique Argentinean, Italian and American wines chosen to compliment the menu by  Joseph Valore.

Starters

PAN DE CASA — $3pp
Housemade Focaccia and Olive Oil

ACEITUNAS – $8
Marinated Olives

SORRENTINOS DE ESPINACA – $30
Dumpling of Silverbeet, Kale, Cavolo Nero, Ricotta and Fontina with Brown Butter, Raisin & Pine nuts

PULPO CON PARILLA-$32
Tasmanian Octopus, Broccolini, Chickpeas and Roast Tomato Vinaigrette

QUESO FRESCO – $28
Woodfired Fresh Cheese with Honey, Garlic and Chilli

PISETA CON FLOR DE CALABAZA – $30
Woodfired Pizzeta, Zuchinni Flowers, Fresh Mozzarella and Olive Tapenade

PORTENO CHORIZO -$22
Housemade Paprika and Garlic Pork Sausage, with Romesco

MORCILLA -$30
Blood Sausage, Pickled Tomato, White Beans, and Pepita Sauce

TUETANO ASADO – $36
Roasted Bone Marrow with Onion Sofrito and Woodfired Caraway Bread

Mains

PESCADO – $48
Grilled Hiramasa Kingfish, Woodfired Heirloom Tomatoes and Taramasalata

POLLO A LA PARILLA – $42
Grilled Spatchcock Marinated in Paprika with Mojo Verde

LENGUA CON PURE – $46
Grilled Cape Grim Beef Tongue with Witlof Salad, Mash Potato and Roast Pork Sauce

BIFE DE BISTRO 400g – $60
Jacks Creek Sirloin with Mustard and Chimichurri

CHULETA 500g – $85
42 Day Dry Aged Riverine Rib Eye on the Bone with Chilli, Garlic and Blackbean Oil

ENTRANA 250g – $68
Kobe Cuisine Wagyu Skirt Steak with Salsa Asada

ANIMAL A LA CRUZ – $**
Free Range Melanda Park Suckling Pig, Cooked for 8hrs in the Fire Pit with Bone Broth

Sides

PEPINOS  – $14
Cucumbers, Spanish Onion, Coriander, Sweet Sherry, Chilli and Lime

REPOLLO Y CAVOLO NERO – $12
Shaved Savoy & Tuscan Cabbage Salad, Parmesan and Macadamia

CALABACÍN AL HORNO – $14
Woodfired Zucchini with Ricotta, Roast Garlic, Chilli and Mint

ARROZ CON AJO – $12
Mama Style Woodfired Garlic Rice

PAPAS FRITA – $14
Home Style Fried Potatoes, Jalapeño Aioli

CREMOSA DE CHOCLO – $14
Hot Buttered Corn with Grilled Kale and Feta

BERENJENA CON MORRONES – $14
Smokey Woodfired Eggplant and Marinated BBQ Peppers

AL CABALLO – $6
Add Two Woodfired Kangaroo Valley Eggs to your Steaks, Rice or Fries

Desserts

FLAN MIXTO – $17
Milk Flan with Dulce De Leche & Cream

HELADO DE DULCE DE LECHE – $12
House made Messina Dulce De Leche Ice-cream and Chocolate Sauce

POSTRE CHAJA – $18
South American Style Pavolva with Mango & Macadamia

CROSTATA DE DAMASCO – $16
Apricot Pie with Fig leaf Gelato

WINE LIST

CHAMPAGNE & SPARKLING

NV Cruzat Cuvee Nature, Luján de Cuyo ARG $102

NV Cruzat Cuvee Extra Brut , Luján de Cuyo ARG $102

2006 Cruzat Millesime, Luján de Cuyo Mendoza ARG $169

2018 Sassafras Ancestral Syrah Blend, Canberra District $105

NV Alma Negra Malbec Rose, Tupungato Mendoza ARG $87

NV Laurent-Perrier La Cuvée Brut, Champagne FRA $155

NV Laurent-Perrier Cuvée Rosé, Champagne FRA $220

WHITE WINE

Torrontes

2017      Amalaya Blanco Torrontes, Salta ARG $80

Riesling

2016       Luigi Bosca Signature Riesling, Luján de Cuyo Mendoza ARG $90

2016      BattenfeldSpanier Trocken Riesling, Rheinhenssen GER $95

Pinot Grigio & Gruner

2018     Jed Pinot Grigio, Uco Valley Mendoza ARG $62

2017      Holzer Grüner Veltliner, Wragram AUT $75

2018      Antonelli Grechetto, Umbria ITL $82

Sauvignon Blanc & Semillon

2018     Gundog ‘Wild’ Semillon, Hunter Valley AUS  $64

2018      Yalumba Roussane, Edean Valley AUS $70

2017      Marq Semillon Sauvignon Blanc, Margaret River AUS $72

Albarino

2017      Martin Codax Albarino Rias Baixas ESP $83

2015        Terras Gauda ‘Black Label’Albarino, Rias Baixas ESP $174

Vermentino

2017      Marq vermentino, Margaret River AUS $72

Fiano

2017      Sassafras Fiano Hilltops, NSW AUS $76

Chenin Blanc

2018      Ji Ji JI Chenin Blanc, Tupungato ARG $80

2016      Gran Caus Chenin Blanc Xarello Blend, Penedes ESP $98

Chardonnay

2016      Alma Negra Blanco Chardonnay Blend, Rivadavia Mendoza $98

2013       Alpamanta Estate Chardonnay, Mendoza ARG $105

2017      Walsh & Sons ‘BurnSide’ Chardonnay, Margaret River AUS $115

2018      Bass Phillip ‘Old Cellar’ Chardonnay, Gippsland AUS $106

2016      Bass Phillip Estate Chardonnay, Gippsland AUS $190

ROSE, ORANGE & SKIN CONTACT

2018      Colombo Single Vineyard Pinot Noir Rosé, Adelaide Hills AUS $82

2016       La Linda Malbec Rose Luján de Cuyo ARG $76

2016       Luigi Bosca Signature Rose, Luján de Cuyo Mendoza ARG $94

2017       Zorzal Terroir Unico Rose, Tupungato Mendoza ARG $84

2017       Mainque Pinot Noir, Rio Negro Patagonia ARG $95

2017       Via Revolucionaria Torrontes, Tupungato ARG $88

2017      Ver Sancrum ‘Geisha de Jade’ Marsanne/Roussane, Uco Valley, ARG $73

RED WINE

Pinot Noir

2017      Payton & Jones “Valley Vignerons” Pinot Noir , Yarra Valley AUS $83

2017      Payton & Jones “Single Vineyard” Pinot Noir, Yarra Valley AUS $92

2015     Norton Summit Pinot Noir, Adelaide Hills AUS $90

2005     Norton Summit Pinot Noir, Adelaide Hills AUS $122

2012      Whisson Lake ‘White Label’ Pinot Noir, Adelaide Hills AUS $154

2012      Whisson Lake ‘Monopole’ Pinot Noir, Adelaide Hills AUS $196

2017       Zorzal pinot Noir Tupungato ARG $84

2018      Chacra ‘Barda’ Pinot Noir, Patagonia ARG $115

2016      Chacra ‘Cincuenta Y Cinco’ Pinot Noir, Patagonia ARG$186

2016      Chacra ‘Trienta Y Dos’ Pinot Noir, Patagonia ARG $210

2013      Valli ‘Bendigo Vineyard’ Pinot Noir, Central Otago NZ $210

Gamay

2018     Timo Mayer Gamay,  Yarra Valley AUS $121

2016      Domaine Trenel ‘Cote de puy’ Morgon Gamay, Beaujolais FRA $84

Grenache

2015       Lot 462 Grenache, Barossa Valley AUS $82

2015      Ver Sacrum Grenache, Uco Valley ARG $78

2016      Alta Alella GX Grenache, Alella SPA $82

2016      La Bernardine Chateauneuf- du- pape, Rhone FRA $169

Sangiovese

2017      Talenti Rosso di Montalcino, Tuscany ITL $115

2013      Talenti Brunello di Montalcino, Tuscany ITL $250

Nebbiolo

2017      Elvio Cogno ‘Montegrilli’ Nebbiolo, Piedmont ITL $125

Shiraz

2018      Gundog ‘Hunter’ Shiraz, Hunter Valley AUS $85

2014      Poachers Ridge ‘Sally’s Yard’ Shiraz, Great Southern AUS $110

2017       Marq “Cut & Dry” Shiraz, Margaret River AUS  $85

2017       Gundog ‘Indominus’ Shiraz, Murrumbateman AUS $115

2015       Lot 462 ‘Hundred of Moorooroo’ Shiraz, Barossa valley AUS $122

2015       La Pleiade Shiraz, Heathcote VIC $192

Cabernet & Blends

2016      A Rodda Cuvee De Chez, Beechworth VIC $86

2012       Tahuan Cabernet Sauvignon, Uco Valley ARG $94

2010       Alpamanta Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, Mendoza ARG $104

Chile

2017      La Resistencia Pais, Itata Valley $90

Malbec

2016       Luca Old Vine Malbec, Uco Valley ARG $98

2018       Achaval-Ferrer Malbec, Mendoza $115

2014      Achaval-Ferrer Quimera Malbec, Mendoza $160

2018      Esperando Barbaros Malbec, Uco Valley ARG $90

2018       Jed Malbec, La Consulta Uco Valley ARG $64

2016       Calcareo ‘Rio Chacales’ Malbec, Uco Valley ARG $108

2016       Calcareo ‘Coluvio’ Malbec, Uco Valley ARG $108

2015       Jed Limited Release Malbec, La Consulta Uco Valley ARG $87

2014      La Celia ‘Herritage’ Single Vineyard Malbec, Uco Valley ARG $148

2013      La Celia ‘Supremo’ Malbec Blend, Uco Valley ARG $160

2016       Alma Negra Misterio Luján de Cuyo ARG $98

2017       Colome ‘Authentico‘ Malbec, Cafayate Valley Salta ARG $130

2017       Ji Ji Ji Gualta Malbec Pinot Noir, Tupungato ARG $85

2016       Zorzal ‘Eggo’ Malbec Tupungato ARG $95

2017       Superlogico Malbec, Mendoza $90

2016       Alpamanta Natal Malbec Mendoza ARG $82

2017      J. Alberto Malbec, Patagonia $159

2018      A Lisa Malbec, Patagonia $120

2012      Alpamanta Estate Malbec, Mendoza $115

2014      Tikal Natural, Mendoza ARG $106

Tannat

2015       Colome ‘Lote Especial’ Tannat, Salta  ARG $98

Bonarda

2017      Colome ‘Lote Especial’ Bonarda, Salta ARG $98

2016      Tahuan Bonarda, Uco Valley  ARG $94

RESERVE LIST

2014      Achaval-Ferrer Altimira Malbec, Mendoza $350

2014      Achaval-Ferrer Bellavista Malbec, Mendoza $350

2014      Achaval-Ferrer Mirador Malbec, Mendoza $350

2014      Colome Altura Maxima 3111m, Salta ARG $348

2005     Chateau Citran, Bordeaux FRA $328

2014      Sottimano ‘Pajore’ Barbaresco, Piemonte ITA $316

2016      Magma Narello Mascalese, Sicily ITA $1028