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(908) 276-3336

Our Menu


Our Cooking Classes
Romantic Taste of Italy
Sunday
February 14, 2016

Class starts: 12:00 pm
Only 5 left!
Delicious Soups for Winter (Part II)
Saturday
February 27, 2016

Class starts: 1:00 pm
Only 18 left!
Homemade Fresh Pasta Workshop
Saturday
March 12, 2016

Class starts: 1:00 pm
Only 32 left!
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Our Menus & Special Packages

Dinner

New Dinner Menu!!!

~ Soup of the Day ~

Cream of Roasted Tomatoes and Basil

-$6.95

Italian Wedding

$7.50


~ Insalate (Salad) ~

Greek Salad

Fresh tomatoes, cucumbers, sweet peppers, feta cheese, onions, olives, dressed with lemon, oregano, and extra
virgin olive oil dressing

-$9.95

Insalata Cesare

Caesar salad (extra with shrimp ($4.00) or grilled chicken ($3.00)

-$7.95

Insalata Di Arugula

Baby arugula, tomatoes, topped with shaved Parmigiano Reggiano

$8.95


~ Antipasti (Appetizers) ~

Zuppa di Vongole

Manila clams and black mussels, cooked in its own juices, finished with basil and white wine, and served with
rosemary crusty Italian bread

-$9.95

Rollatini Di Melenzane

Eggplant rollatini stuffed with ricotta cheese and topped with tomato sauce

-$8.95

Fritto Di Calamari

Fried Calamari served with marinara sauce on the side.

-$10.95

Buratta Caprese ala Pesto

Soft, rich, and creamy fresh mozzarella stuffed with homemade pesto, tomatoes, extra virgin olive oil, basil.
($3.00 extra with Parma Prosciutto)

-$10.95

Seafood Platter

Delicious mix of jumbo shrimps, clams, and mussels, pan sautéed in garlic and oil, along with fresh tender fried
calamari

-$14.95


~ Pasta ~

(Some shapes of whole wheat and gluten free pastas are available ~$2.00 extra)

Penne Vodka

Penne in a pink vodka cream sauce. ($4.00 extra with shrimp, $3.00 with chicken or peas & prosciutto)

-$13.95

Rigatoni Alla Norma

Rigatoni with eggplant, basil, tomato sauce and dry ricotta cheese.

-$15.95

Ravioli

Cheese ravioli with your favorite tomato, vodka, or bolognese sauce

-$15.95

Fettuccine Creamy Pesto

Fettuccini with homemade pesto sauce, finished with a touch of light cream and topped with fresh mozzarella and
basil

$16.95

Fettuccine Delicati

Fettuccini in delicious creamy sauce with pancetta, peas, shallots, finished in Parmigiano Reggiano
($3.00 extra with chicken)

$16.95

Gnocchi Sorrentina

Homemade potato gnocchi, fresh basil, fresh buffalo mozzarella, and aged Parmigiano Rogiano

$15.95

Classic Linguine Ala Vongole

Linguine cooked in garlic and oil with juicy Manila clams

$17.95


~ Pollo (Chicken Breast) ~

Served with roasted potatoes and Italian vegetable medoly or Pasta in the same sauce.

Chicken Parmigiana

Chicken cutlet with tomato sauce and mozzarella

$16.95

Chicken Francese

Egg battered chicken sauteed in a butter and lemon sauce

$16.95

Chicken Royale

Chicken with smoked mozzarella and roasted peppers in a champagne cream sauce.

$17.95

Chicken Marsala

Chicken sauteed with mushrooms in a brown marsala wine sauce.

$16.95

Chicken Ala Pesto

Chicken breast or veal scaloppini cooked with homemade pesto, finished with a touch of light cream and topped
with fresh mozzarella, roasted sweet peppers, and basil

$17.95


~ Vitello (Veal) ~

Served with roasted potatoes and Italian vegetable medoly or Pasta in the same sauce.

Veal Parmigiana

Veal cutlet with tomato sauce and mozzarella.

$18.95

Veal Francese

Egg battered veal sauteed in a butter and lemon sauce.

$18.95

Veal Royale

Veal with smoked mozzarella and roasted peppers in a champagne cream sauce.

$19.95

Veal Marsala

Veal sauteed with mushrooms in a brown Marsala wine sauce.

$18.95

Veal Ala Pesto

Chicken breast or veal scaloppini cooked with homemade pesto, finished with a touch of light cream and topped
with fresh mozzarella, roasted sweet peppers, and basil

$19.95


~ Pesce (Fish) ~


Served with potatoes & vegetables or pasta in same sauce

Salmone Royale

Salmon steak with roasted peppers finished in a smoked mozzarella cream and champagne reduction

$18.95

Salmone Oreganato

Broiled salmon topped with bread crumbs, oregano and fresh herbs.

$18.95

Tilapia Oreganato

Broiled tilapia topped with bread crumbs, oregano and fresh herbs

$17.95

Tilapia Alla Francese

Egg battered tilapia sauteed in a butter and lemon sauce.

$17.95

Gamberi Alla Puttanesca

Gumbo shrimps, capers, olives, in a spicy marinara sauce

$19.95

Gamberi Alla Francese

Egg battered shrimp sauteed in a butter and lemon sauce.

$19.95

Zuppa Di Pesce

Jumbo Shrimp, clams, mussels, squid, and the fresh catch of the day in a delicious fish broth and marinara sauce
with linguine

$22.95


~ Bel Paese Family Style Dinner ~

(4 People Minimum)

Note: Family style dining is priced per person based on
total number of guests at the table

Starting from $30.00 per person

Dinners include choice of:

 One Salad
 Two Appetizers
 Two Pastas
 Two Entrees
 Coffee


~Bibite (Beverages)~

Tea

$2.00

Coffee

$2.00

Espresso

$3.00

Cappuccino

$4.00

San Pellegrino

$5.00

Soda

$2.00

Iced Tea

$2.00

Milk

$3.00


~ Dolce (Dessert) ~

Homemade Tiramisu

$7.95

Fresh Berry Tart

$7.95

Flourless Chocolate Cake

$7.95

Italian Classic Tartufo

$7.95

Tropical Tartufo

$7.95


~ Chef Specialities ~

Ossubuco

Traditional Italian beef Ossubuso cooked with red wine, rosemary, and its own juices served with mashed potato
and gravy

$23.95

Homemade Lobster Ravioli

Handmade ravioli stuffed with fresh lobster and aged parmesan, finished with a cream and truffle oil sauce.

$21.95

Grandma Lasagna

Handmade fresh lasagna sheets, filled with ground beef, mozzarella, parmigiano regiano, and tomato sauce,
baked in the oven till perfection

$18.95

Tortellini alla Brandi

Three-cheese tortellini, cooked with mushrooms in a cream brandy sauce, finished with shaves of parmigiano
reggiano

$17.95

Beef Short Ribs

Short ribs, slowly cooked in the oven and served with mashed potato and demi-glace

$24.95


~For The Kids~

Spaghetti & Meatballs

$8.95

Chicken Fingers & Fries

$8.95

Ravioli & Tomato Sauce

$8.95

Mozzarella Sticks with Fries

$8.95


~ Gluten Free ~

Most of the items on the menu can be altered to be Gluten Free.

Wide Variety of Gluten Free pastas.





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