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Solo Bella


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Italian, Pizza
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
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Beans & Macaroni (Pasta Fagioli)
Soup of the Day
A Nice Salad (Bella's Signature Salad)
Mixture of fresh in-season greens w/ red onion, cucumber, tomato, olives, w/ shaved parmigiana cheese & herbs in a light olive oil & vinaigrette.
Salata D'Carne
Grilled to order skirt steak brushed w/ bleu cheese butter served over arugula & baby greens, red onion, chopped tomato w/ shaved parmesan cheese in a balsamic vinaigrette.
Mozzarella & Tomato Salad
Sliced vine‏ red tomatoes & fresh mozzarella, red onions, roasted red pepper, seasoned w/ fresh basil, spices & olive oil.
Shrimp $+4.00
Chicken $+4.00
Caesar Salad
Crisp fresh romaine shaved parmesan cheese, focaccia croutons in a cream anchovy dressing.
Maria's Iceberg Wedge
Wedge of iceburg lettuce smothered in a crumbled bleu cheese w/ our signature vinaigrette dressing.
Insalate Di Arnace (Orange Salad)
Mixed greens, wedged tomatoes, sliced red onion, celery, sweet orange slices, crushed walnuts in a red wine vinaigrette dressing.
Balsamic, red onion, tomato & basil on wood toasted focaccia.
Shrimp Oreganata (2)
Extra large shrimp, seasoned w/ sicilian style bread crumb in a lemon/garlic & oil sauce.
Baked Clams Oreganata
Tender little neck clams, lightly breaded & topped w/ white clam broth
Broccoli Rabe & Chivalada
Ring of cheese & parsley sausage served on a bed of broccoli rabe.
The Boy's Favorite
2 large handmade meatballs, 2 links of Italian sausage topped w/ sauce & mozzarella.
Eggplant Rollatini
Stuffed w/ ricotta & mozzarella topped w/ tomato sauce & basil.
Stuffed Mushrooms
Ricotta, pecorino & mozzarella cheese topped w/ sicilian bread crumbs
Zuppa D'Mussels (Red or White)
Clams Luciano
Served in garlic white sauce
Fried Calamari
Sliced to Order
Prosciutto, sopressata, ham, olives, roasted peppers & imported provolone.
Frutti Dimare
Homemade cold seafood salad. Mom's famous dish she made on special occasions.
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail (3)
Extra large shrimp in a spicy cocktail sauce
Signature Pizzette
12" wood fried thin crust
Classic Old Fashion Tomato Pie
Jackson's favorite
Italy's Most Famous Lady - Margherita
Fresh mozzarella, tomato sauce, olive oil, fresh basil & garlic.
Road House Famous Clam Pie
Tender clams sauteed in spicy white sauce.
Quattro Formaggi (White Pie)
Ricotta, mozzarella, pecorino, provolone.
Vincent's Vodka Pie
Pink cream‏ vodka sauce, mozzarella & shredded romano cheese (this one is for the goodfella's).
Dominick's Special
Sauteed chopped shrimp in a spicy fra diavolo sauce w/ fresh mozzarella & basil..
Made to order sauces
Shrimp $+4.00
Chicken $+4.00
Fettucine Alfredo
Fettucine pasta tossed w/ our creamy alfredo sauce. Blackened or not
Spaghetti & Meatballs
Handcrafted meatballs roasted tomato sauce, basil & parmesan reggiano.
Rigatoni Sicilian Style
Grilled Italian eggplant, scoop of fresh ricotta, shredded pecorino romano, fresh basil & tomato sauce.
Orecchieet Solo Bella
Sliced sausage, sauteed broccoli rabe in garlic white sauce
Linguine Garlic & Oil
Delicately sauteed garlic - imported olive oil
Stuffed Rigatoni Bolognese
Cheese filled pasta topped w/ our famous bolognese sauce
Spaghetti Pomodoro
Fresh vine ripe tomatoes sauteed in garlic & basil
Shrimp $18.00
Chicken $18.00
Penne & Broccoli
Fresh chopped broccoli sauteed in garlic & basil
Linguini w/ Fresh Clams (Red or White)
Chicken Rollatine
Skinless chicken breast rolled w/ ham & mozzarella topped w/ sicilian bread crumbs, served w/ sauteed broccolli & roasted potatoes
Shrimp Francaise
Shrimp sauteed w/ fresh lemon in our signature francaise sauce.
Fried Veal Cutlet
Fresh tender veal w/ tomato sauce & fresh mozzarella
Fried Chicken Cutlet
Topped w/ tomato sauce & fresh mozzarella
Eggplant Parmigiana
A classic‏ served traditional Italian style
Eggplant Rollatini
Stuffed w/ ricotta & mozzarella
Vitello Marsala
The finest veal pan sauteed to order w/ mushrooms & onion in a light marsala sauce.
Di Pollo Marsala
Boneless, skinless chicken breast sauteed w/ mush rooms & onion in a light marsala sauce
Di Pollo Francaise
Boneless, skinless‏ chicken breast sauteed w/ fresh lemon
Shrimp Parmigiana
Fried shrimp topped w/ fresh mozzarella in marinara sauce
Fried Shrimp Platter w/ French Fries
Shrimp delicately simply fried served w/ fries
Veal Milanese
Breaded tender veal served over our mixed green salad.
Char Grilled Burger Deluxe
1/2 pound sirlon burger, topped w/ cheese, sauteed onions & mushrooms side of fries.
Baked macaroni
Stuffed Shells
Baked Ziti
St. Peter Fish (Talapia)
Topped w/ crab meat oreganata bread crumb crust in a shrimp bisque sauce served w/ mashed potato & broccoli
Salmon Fernando
Grilled hickory‏ smoked BBQ glazed salmon filet served over vegetable lentils.
Brian's Grilled Ribeye
16oz. Steak served w/ creamed spinach & garlic mashed potatoes topped w/ frizzled onions.
Grilled Center Cut Pork Chop
Topped w/ a madedra wine, proscuitto, mushroom demiglaze. Served w/ rosemary roasted potato & string beans.
New York Strip Steak - 14Oz.
Topped w/ roasted garlic butter served w/ side mash potato & sauteed asparagus topped w/ thick onion rings
Sauteed Broccoli
Mixed Vegetables
Sauteed Asparagus
Sausage or Meatballs (2)
Side Ricotta
Dinners shared by two persons add 6.00 - 20% gratuity added to checks of 6 people or more.
If you are a typical Italian ("typical" meaning you are 1st or 2nd generation Italian), the menu for the week is actually quite simple.
$19 per person
A nice bowl of salad, spaghetti w/ meatballs & sausage & mama's second dish; whatever she feels like cooking. Dessert & coffee the whole table must eat what mama cooks.
$16 per person
Monday mom was tired from cooking on sunday then working in our hero shop on monday, so we kept it simple a nice bowl of salad always the same dressing (vinegar & oil), pasta fagioli, (beans & macaroni), pan fried veal cutlet (milanese style), w/ a side of sauteed broccoli rab
$17 per person
In my house you usually have the same sauce like sunday. A nice bowl of salad, fresh fussili w/ roasted tomato sauce, pan fried chicken cutlet & fresh mozzarella.
$20 per person
On wednesday it was fish at my house, if you didn't like it you went to the nearest: pizzeria to pick out a pie. A nice bowl of salad, linguini al'dente, w/ fresh clams (always white), pan fried shrimp topped w/ fra diavolo sauce & melted mozzarella.
$19 per person
Don't let anyone fool you, my mother never made it. I don't think she ever heard of it. (Vodka sauce) a nice bowl of salad, rigatoni w/ vodka sauce (mom would cringe. ) Sicilian breaded chicken rollentine w/ sauteed broccoli.
$26 per person
Old school italians never eat meat on fridays, even if it's not lent. Brick oven pizzette, a nice bowl of salad, linguini al'dente, w/ fresh garlic & olive oil, BBQ glazed salmon filet.
$28 per person
If you don't go out for dinner, you might enjoy trying one of the more gourment dishes like steak or grilled fish. A nice salad, a small bowl of linguini w/ musels, 14oz. Grilled new york strip steak couple w/ shrimp oreganato & a side of sauteed broccoli rabe.
All of our dishes are made to order using the finest quality ingredients.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great homemade bread. Their pizza is also very good. Very crowded table placement when you dine in..

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Dawn V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu offered many many items to choose from..salads sandwiches different types of entrees..average price 12$. My shrimp dish came with pasta a salad that was delicious...soda or tea...coffee...the bread was soooo good..12$. Great lunch place...going back for dinner...Monday and Tuesday 12$ dinners...including dessert.big parking...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Signe1991
Reviewed 15 January 2019

The food is always prepared to order, fresh, properly seasoned and delicious. The only issue is sometimes it gets a bit loud in the main dining area. In the summer you can sit outside and they have a smaller dining area which is excellent. A...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 15 January 2019

Outside of being rather noisy, food is good most of the time. Don’t try and go on Monday or Tuesday evenings as there are specials those evenings. Excellent take out sandwiches

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gary D
Reviewed 7 January 2019

We usually order take out from Solo Bella but eating-in is just as good. Mini-pizzas are excellent here---margarita and chicken parm. pies are our favorites! They run specials too like $5 spaghetti take out & $6 pies. If you are dining in don't forget to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank marev012
Reviewed 14 December 2018

Everything on their menu is good, especially their Specials if dining in. They have top-notch appetizers: A Nice Salad, the Boy's Favorite (a couple of meatballs and links of sausage topped with cheese) and Bruschetta are our go-to's but their stuffed mushrooms are delicious too....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 14 November 2018

We have utilized this facility for a few occasions, namely birthdays, anniversary and just good old family time. The food has never disappointed us and the portions are huge so unless you are very hungry, be prepared to take home a doggie bag. Prices are...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank LeoHowell
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

I've never been here before. Not sure why now. It was very good. The food was delicious and the service was very good. Byob... fyi. Spent $49 for the 3 of us and brought home leftovers.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank BarbaraG1613
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We went here for the first time on Halloween. Packed but was pleasantly surprised by the very courteous staff. When our food came out it was delicious and fresh out of the oven. Pricing was good for these healthy portions. Great atmosphere as well. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Dana M
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Find that the tables are very close together and can get noisy. Food is always good so worth the crowded feeling

Date of visit: October 2018
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14 October 2017|
Response from irwin34prwj | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have an early bird menu.
Manuel D
13 January 2017|
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Response from irishbutterflies | Reviewed this property |
No liquor license. Bring your own
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