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PRICE RANGE
$20 - $40
CUISINES
Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Menu

PREZZO FISSO
3 Course Fixed
39
Prezzo Fisso
Choice of Salad Included / Choice of Dessert Included. Lasagne alla Senese | Melanzane | Salmone
GOURMET PIZZA ROMANA
TRADITIONAL
18.5
Pizza Salsicce
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Sausage, Mushrooms
15.5
Pizza Acciughe
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Anchovies, Capers
19.5
Pizza Bianca
Mascarpone, Mozzarella, Arugula, Prosciutto, Parmigiano, Truffle Oil
VEGETARIAN
15.5
Pizza Margherita
Tomato Sauce, Fresh Mozzarella, Fresh Basil
17.5
Pizza Gorgonzola
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Gorgonzola, Caramelized Onion
16.5
Pizza Vegan
Tomato Sauce, Tofu & Herbs, Mushrooms
ZUPPA & INSALATE ORGANICHE
7
Zuppa del Giorno
Soup of the Day
10
Insalata Barbabietole
Roasted Red & Golden Beets | Mixed Greens | Pistacchi | Balsamic Vinaigrette
10
Ave Cesare
Romaine Lettuce | Anchovies | Parmigiano | Crostini
10
Insalata di Spinaci
Baby Spinach | Prima Sale cheese (cow's milk) | Caramelized Red Onions | Walnuts | Balsamic Vinaigrette
11
Insalata C'Era Una Volta
Romaine Lettuce & Mixed Greens | Fennel | Mozzarella | Pistacchi | Orange | Balsamic Reduction
ANTIPASTI
18
Piatto Freddo Misto
Prosciutto | Coppa | Salame | Olives | Cheese | Cured Vegetables
15
Salmon Carpaccio
Smoked Salmon | Lemon | Capers
13
Burrata
Mozzarella Cheese | Mixed Greens | Tomatoes | Basil | Balsamic Reduction
13
Polenta & Caponata
Roasted Polenta | Pecorino | Caponata Style Vegetables | Caramelized Red Onion
BISTECCA ALLA FIORENTINA
For Two 90
Bistecca alla Fiorentina
Choice of Salad and Pasta Marinara Included / Each Additional person – plus $10. 32 oz. Thick Cut Rib Eye | Mushroom Medley with Herbs | Truffle Oil. Sides - Rosemary Roasted Potatoes & Vegetable Medley
PRIMI PIATTI
16.5
Spaghetti Dell'Orto
Zucchini | Onion | EVOO | Garlic | Black Pepper
16.5
Ravioli Spinaci con Pesto
Spinach & Ricotta | Ravioli Basil | Garlic | Walnuts | Parmigiano
16.5
Gnocchi Gorgonzola
Gorgonzola | Cream | Parmigiano
18.5
Lasagne alla Senese
Homemade Pasta | Chianti Meat Sauce | Bechamel (all beef)
SECONDI PIATTI
Split Plate for Any Entrèe: $5
19.5
Melanzane alla Parmigiana
Roasted Eggplant | Tomato Sauce | Walnuts | Basil | Garlic | Mozzarella | Parmigiano. Sides - Sautéed Spinach & Vegetable Medley
32.5
Filetto al Pepe Verde
Filet Mignon | Gorgonzola Cream Sauce | Green Peppercorns. Side - Garlic Mashed Potatoes & Vegetable Medley
25.5
Filetto di Salmone
Salmon Filet. Sides - Garlic Mashed Potatoes & Vegetable Medley
CHILDREN'S MENU
7
Pasta al Burro (Butter & Cheese)
7
Pasta alla Marinara
9.5
Pasta alla Senese (Meat Sauce)
9.5
Chicken Tenders & Potatoes
7
Cheese Pizza
9.5
Sausage Pizza
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Reviewed May 25, 2019

Nestled in an alleyway (off Park Street), this vine covered patio entrance leads you into a really charming restaurant by Park Street standards. The owner met us and was very fun and informative. We had beautiful seating and great service from Gina. I had ravioli...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mik M
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We booked the balcony area for a private party of 16 people. Cheryl, Gabriele and the staff at C'era una volta took great care of us. We were not wanting for anything. Prior to our event we chose the menu and it was all very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank volturnus
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Used to live in Alameda and loved coming here for special occasions—never disappointed. It’s been 12 years since our last visit, and it hasn’t missed a beat. From the authentic Caesar to perfect risotto, we loved it. The gluten free bow tie pasta was so...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Pquigs
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

A bit difficult to find a parking space. The service was ok, but not great. The food was good, but not great. Rather medium to small portions. Cosy place!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jan_Robert_P
Reviewed March 20, 2017

this lovely restaurant accommodated 15 of us (two adjoining tables) and provided a feast for an arranged tab of $50 per person, which covered two apps, salad, entrees,and a cake cutting fee. Buratta was fresh and tasty, and the second app was a hearty serving...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank 1SFOSO
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

I was born and raised in Italy and the food here is just as good as over there....highly recommended

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank 554StefanoD
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

We had a late dinner here the other night. The patio looks lovely but it was a crisp evening so we ate indoors. Only a few tables were occupied. The decor is pleasant with excellent paintings of the Tuscany hills. Our waiter was friendly and...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank booptraveler
Reviewed August 29, 2016

A piece of paradise run by people of great kindness . The enchanting decor transports you in time. Tank's

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank debdereb
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Authentic, Italian food in a comfortable setting. If you like steak, the Bistecca Fiorentina for two was delicious. It is a 32 oz. Thick Cut Rib Eye with Mushrooms, with Rosemary Roasted Potatoes & Vegetable Medley.

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank HowardF119
Reviewed August 5, 2016

Authentic, delicious Italian food served in very pleasant surroundings with professional yet friendly staff. Our party of 6 (with 2 young children) were made extremely welcome and all of us thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank SophieABB
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