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LA VERA CUCINA

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2018 Winner
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CUISINES
Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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meals, features

Menu

APPETIZERS‎
$10.95
Antipasto .
Prosciutto, fresh mozzarella, roasted peppers, provolone cheese, salami, pepproncini peppers and olives
$10.95
Hot Antipasto
Jumbo shrimp, eggplant rollatini, artichoke, clams, and stuffed mushroom
$8.95
Mussels Marinara or White
$8.95
Clams Oreganato
$6.95
Stuffed Mushrooms
Stuffed with veal stuffing topped with mozzarella cheese
$9.95
Seafood Royale
Shrimp, scallops, lobster meat, wrapped in puff pastry served with light pink sauce
$10.95
Fried Calamari
$9.95
Clams Posilipo
Sautéed with sun dried tomatoes in light marinara sauce
$13.95
Shrimp Cocktail
$9.95
Baked Brie ..
Wrapped in phyllo dough served with crustini, fresh apples and raspberry sauce
SALADS‎
$7.95
Arugulla Salad ..
$6.95
Caesar Salad ..
$7.95
Tri Colore Salad ..
$9.95
Mozzarella, Tomatoes, and Roasted Pepper Salad ..
$5.00
With Grilled Chicken Add
$7.00
With Grilled Shrimp Add
SOUPS‎
$8.00
Lobster Bisque ..
$6.00
Pasta Fagioli ..
$6.00
Minestrone ..
$6.00
Chicken Spinach Tortellini ..
PASTA‎
$7.95
Triefecta Ravioli .. 16.95
Spinach, lobster, and cheese raviolis served with pink cream sauce
$15.95
Spinach Ravioli ..
Spinach and sun dried tomatoes in pink cream sauce
$17.95
Lobster Ravioli ..
Served with light marinara sage sauce
$14.95
Grilled chicken $+5.00
Grilled shrimp $+7.00
Penne a La Vodka ..
$19.95
Penne Scampi ..
Chicken, shrimp, broccoli sautéed in garlic wine sauce
$19.95
Penne Basilico ..
Chicken, shrimp, fresh tomatoes, tomato basil sauce
$14.95
Eggplant Rollatini ..
$19.95
Grilled chicken $+5.00
With grilled shrimp $+7.00
Fettuccine Alfredo .. 15.95
$24.95
Linguine Mare E Monte ..
Fresh‎ porcini and shitake mushrooms sautéed with shrimp in a garlic and oil
$16.95
Penne Quattro Stagione ..
Artichoke hearts, mushrooms, sun dried tomatoes and asparagus in a garlic wine sauce
SEAFOOD‎
$19.95
Shrimp Classics ..
Parmigiana, francaise, or picata
$19.95
Shrimp Marinara or Fra Diavolo ..
Served over linguine pasta
$29.95
Zuppa Di Pesci ..
Jumbo shrimp, scallops, mussels, clams, filet of sole, lobster tail with marinara or fra diavolo sauce over linguine
$19.95
Shrimp Scampi ..
Served with capelini
$22.95
Shrimp Soprano ..
Sautéed broccoli rabe, sun dried tomatoes olive oil and garlic served over lamache pasta
$29.95
Scallops Bolshevik ..
Sautéed with vodka sauce, julienne vegetables sun dried tomatoes and fresh dill served with rigatoni
$24.95
Filet of Sole Rollatine ..
Rolled with imported provolone cheese, spinach, roasted peppers oreganato style served with vegetables
$21.95
Salmon Lemon ..
Sautéed with rosemary, garlic, julienne vegetables in lemon wine sauce served with vegetables
$29.95
Lamache Manache ..
3 lobster tails 3 oz sautéed with sun dried tomatoes and light marinara sauce
$17.95
Linguine Vongole ..
Little neck clams sautéed in white or red sauce
CHICKEN‎
$16.95
Chicken Classics ..
Parmigiana, francaise, picata, or marsala
$21.95
Chicken Alaska ..
Sautéed chicken with garlic and topped with shrimp and swiss cheese in a white zinfandel sauce
$17.95
Chicken Bolognese ..
Topped‎ with eggplant and mozzarella cheese sautéed with sherry wine
$16.95
Chicken Scapariello ..
Sautéed with white wine lemon and garlic over capelini
$19.95
Chicken Vald'aostana ..
Stuffed with cheese, spinach, and roasted peppers mushrooms in marsala sauce
$17.95
Chicken Toscana ..
Lightly breaded in oregano breading and sautéed with olives, capers and light marinara and pesto sauce topped with tomatoes and mozzarella
$17.95
Chicken Cardinale ..
Sautéed chicken breast française style topped with mozzarella and roasted peppers all chicken dishes served over tri colored rigatoni pasta
VEAL‎
$19.95
Veal Classics ..
Parmigiana, francaise, picata, or marsala
$21.95
Veal Marsconi ..
Sautéed with mushrooms, roasted peppers, artichoke hearts in marsala wine sauce
$21.95
Veal Toscana ..
Lightly breaded in oregano breading and sautéed with olives, capers and light marinara and pesto sauce topped with tomatoes and mozzarella
$24.95
Veal Sinatra ..
Fresh porcini mushrooms, asparagus, and fresh tomatoes in grappa sauce
$24.95
Veal Sorentino ..
Topped with eggplant, prosciutto and mozzarella cheese sautéed with sherry wine sauce
$21.95
Veal Fantasia ..
Broccoli, mushrooms, sun dried tomatoes sautéed with madeira wine in a light pink sauce veal and sausage
$21.95
Cacciatore ..
Sausage, mushrooms and onions sautéed with red wine all veal dishes served over lamache pasta
STEAKS AND HOUSE SPECIALS‎
$29.95
BBQ Steak ..
Grilled steak with fresh herbs and home made BBQ sauce, served with mashed potatoes
$29.95
Cajun Steak ..
Sautéed with cajun spice, onions, potatoes, fresh tomatoes, served with polenta and broccoli
$29.95
Steak Pizzaiolla ..
Sautéed‎ sirloin steak with garlic, onions, mushrooms and peppers light marinara, served with lamache pasta
$29.95
N.Y. Black Angus Sirloin Steak ..
14 oz whole roasted, crusted with fresh herbs charbroiled, served in a sizzling platter
$29.95
Filet Mignon Bourguignon ..
Sautéed with scallions fresh tomatoes red wine sauce, served with polenta and broccoli
$34.95
Lamb Chops Pavarotti ..
Sautéed with fresh peppers corn, fresh porcini mushrooms, scallions, fresh tomatoes and red wine, served with polenta and broccoli
$34.95
Rack of Lamb ..
Oven roasted rack of lamb with fresh herbs and dijon crusted, served with fresh mint demi glaze
$39.95
Surf and Turf ..
6 oz brazilian lobster tail with choice filet mignon broiled to your liking and served with drawn butter
SIDE ORDERS‎
$7.95
Sautéed Broccoli Rabe ..
$7.95
Sautéed Asparagus ..
$6.95
Sautéed Spinach ..
$6.95
Sautéed Broccoli ..
$5.95
Side Order of Meat Balls ..
KIDS MENU‎
$6.95
Baked Ziti ..
$6.95
Ziti or Spaghetti with Meat Balls ..
$9.95
Chicken Parmigiana ..
$5.95
Chicken Fingers ..
$5.95
Mozzarella Sticks ..
$3.00
French Fries ..
$5.95
Side Order of Ziti or Spaghetti ..
$7.95
Cheese Ravioli ..
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All reviews pasta shrimp penne a la vodka sea bass residential neighborhood italian food exceeded all expectations beautiful restaurant generous portions recommend this restaurant daily specials the wait staff love this place franchise entrees ny grandma
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

We enjoy our dinners at La Vera Cucina. All the members of the staff are friendly and very knowledgeable about the different dishes. Anything that you order is super delicious from the specials, to your everyday dishes, such as Chicken Parmigiana. The portions are so...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Anna R
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

The ambiance, food and price was all great except one female server who was very rude; I ordered the pasta dish that comes with either shrimp or chicken and I ordered the chicken but she said I ordered the shrimp and I said that I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jjenniferk152
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Always the very best of food, generous portions and delicious cocktails! The staff is very welcoming and great hospitality! Whenever in NY, this is pur favorite restaurant. Strongly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank R8603EAkarend
Reviewed 2 October 2018

this restaurant is excellent food and service are great Staff are also very attentive and friendly they can accommodate parties also and do so very well

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Vacationer458222
Reviewed 26 September 2018

A few of the negative review on here make no sense at all. The food at this restaurant is consistent and good. It's a great place for groups, too.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Russ F
Reviewed 20 September 2018

The food was quite good, but the wait staff and servers were among the best I've had in recent memory. We passed on the specials of the day, but regretted it later when the menu selections seemed kind of massed produced....(and some strange pasta choices...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Brian M
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The service rocks and so does the food!!! We go with friends and hit the bar before dinner. The portions are big so come ready to eat.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Service was excellent. This restaurant is located in the middle of a heavily wooded residential neighborhood. Everything we ordered was excellent and exceeded all expectations.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ralphs484
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I have been to this venue several times within the past year. The service and food are consistently very good and met expectations each time- no matter which day of the week I visited. Recommend the daily specials.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Joe M
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

White table cloths and professional waiters. Went for a girls night. We all dressed up and left the kids at home. Yes they have a kids menus and you can't have a restaurant in the suburbs that doesnt serve kids but its not really a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank rff1010
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