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PRICE RANGE
$25 - $35
CUISINES
Italian, Neapolitan, Campania, Tuscan, Romana, Lazio, Central-Italian, Southern-Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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APPETIZERS
Burrata
Burrata is an Italian cheese made from fresh Mozzarella and cream. The outside shell is solid Mozzarella, while the inside contains fresh Mozzarella and cream, Giving it an unusual, soft, creamy texture. Served on a bed of organic mixed greens, With brown Heirloom tomatoes and roasted walnuts. Finished with a Balsamic reduction and E.V.O.O
USD 15
Speck and Parmigiano Insalata
Thinly sliced Speck (smoked Prosciutto) over organic mixed greens, Finished with imported, shaved Parmigiano Reggiano cheese, Dressed with Imported olive oil and aged Balsamic vinegar
USD 13
Goat Cheese Insalata
Organic mixed greens, goat cheese, Dried cherries, roasted walnuts, Finished with a pair of Amarene cherries (wild black cherries imported from Italy), Dressed with Imported olive oil and aged Balsamic vinegar
USD 12
Insalata di Casa
Organic mixed greens, julienne carrots, Compari tomatoes, red onion And an assortment of sliced Italian olives, Dressed with Imported olive oil and aged Balsamic vinegar
USD 10
Zuppa Rustic Tuscan Soup
Sweet Italian sausage balls, Cannellini bean, Lentils, fresh carrots and organic baby spinach Finished with homemade croutons and our house blend of Italian cheeses (Always fresh, Always delicious)
USD 10
Spinach Delizie
"House Specialty" Fresh organic steamed spinach balls, finished with brown butter, Crowned with freshly grated Pecorino Romano and lemon zest So delicate, they'll melt in your mouth, Delicious!
USD 14
Prosciutto Cups
Thinly sliced Prosciutto di Parma formed into small cups, Filled with creamy Ricotta cheese and spinach, Then baked and served piping hot atop our San Marzano tomato sauce
USD 15
Nova Scotia Mussels & Little Neck Clams
Steamed in a tomato based white wine broth, finished with three of our homemade, Parmigiano crusted bread sticks, If you are one who enjoys mussel dishes. Treat yourself. Don't miss these!
USD 16
SIDES
Ziti
with San Marzano tomato sauce
USD 7
Meatball
Hand rolled organic meatball
USD 5
Potatoes
Herb roasted potatoes
USD 5
Squash
Roasted spaghetti squash
USD 6
Couscous
Spinach, mushroom, pine nut couscous
USD 7
Polenta
Creamy soft Polenta
USD 4
Asparagus
Fresh organic asparagus with shaved Parmigiano Reggiano
USD 7
BREAD
Bread
A complimentary basket of warm rolls, with whipped honey butter, will be served upon ordering. Imported Olive Oil available by request
PASTA
We feature a homemade pasta dish every evening. Your server will inform you of this evening's special
White Truffle Sacchettini
Small sachet shaped pasta filled with three imported Italian cheeses & white truffle, In a light, wild mushroom, red wine sauce, Finished with imported white truffle oil, topped with Parmigiano Reggiano
USD 28
Gnocchi alla Roasted Eggplant Rustica Sauce
Homemade Asiago Chese Gnocchi, served with our Rustica sauce, consisting of roasted eggplant, Fresh Compari tomatoes, imported capers, olive oil, garlic, Ffinished with a dusting of our house blended freshly grated cheeses
USD 28
Beef Short Rib Ravioli
An Italian Classic, The short ribs are slowly braised to perfection, with Chianti wine, organic vegetables, Imported Italian tomatoes, bay leaf and a hint of clove, then blended with Grana Padano and whole milk Ricotta cheese, served in a light, wild mushroom, red wine sauce, Finished with a sprinkling of our house blended grated cheese mix
USD 30
Cacio e Pere
Sacchettini shaped pasta (small pouches) filled with a light Gorgonzola cheese and fresh sautéed pear. For the sauce we take thinly sliced, organic Bosc pear, sauteed in butter, Amaretto, a touch of Spiced Rum and fresh thyme, finished with roasted walnuts and fresh chopped parlsey, A real departure from the rest of the menu, but a very popular choice
USD 26
Eggplant Tower Dinner
Lightly breaded eggplant, layered with Imported Italian cheeses and a layer of creamy Ricotta cheese. The tower is baked not fried until golden brown, topped with San Marzano (DOP) tomato sauce, Served with your choice of spaghetti or Ziti and an organic meatball, Finished with a basil emulsion oil
USD 28
Baked Ziti al Forno e Polpetta
A recipe from the old family cookbook, comfort food at its finest! Ziti cut pasta baked with eight imported Italian cheeses, egg and fresh organic parsley, Covered with San Marzano tomato sauce, finished with our basil emulsion oil, Served with an organic, hand rolled meatball
USD 28
Lasagne alla Bolognese
A House Specialty. Organic beef, veal, Pork and Prosciutto, layered with our fresh lasagna noodles, Parmigiano Reggiano & Besciamella Sauce. The classic meat lasagna, raised to a whole new level. (This is a MEAT lasagna, with NO marinara sauce nor ricotta)
USD 30
Split Entrée Fee
Hot rolls with our whipped honey butter, will be served once your entrée order has been placed
USD 9
MEAT / SEAFOOD
Veal Osso Buco alla Milanese
Organic veal shank, braised in white wine and organic root vegetables and fresh herbs, Served over Saffron Risotto Milanese
USD 40
Cornish Hen Brasato al Vino Bianco
Farm raised Cornish hen braised in white wine, fresh fennel, imported Italian green olives, scallions, garlic, rosemary and thyme, finished with a touch of Sambucca to enhance the fresh fennel. Served over roasted spaghetti squash or roasted potatoes
USD 26
Torta di Manzo, Mamma's Beef Torte
We brown organic free- range beef tips and onion, then slow cook them with fresh herbs and a touch of red wine. The tender tips and savory gravy are served in a small, freshly baked, open pie crust, Resting on a bed of mushroom, baby spinach, pine nut couscous
USD 30
Salsiccia con Rosso e Verde Peperoni
Sausage with red & green peppers. All natural sweet and hot Italian sausage, with organic red and green bell peppers in a San Marzano Tomato sauce, served over a homemade cut of pasta known as Calamarata, the pasta resembles large calamari rings hence the name, but its a nice dense pasta, that stands up well to the sausage and peppers
USD 26
Wild Boar alla Cacciatora
Boar has a richer, slightly more intense than beef. We slow cook the boar for hours in red wine, organic root vegetables, rosemary, thyme, bay leaf, juniper berries and a touch of red pepper flake. We emulsify the root vegetables, which becomes a savory gray to be served over soft polenta
USD 30
Snapper alla Puttanesca
Wild catch Yellowtail Snapper delicately poached in a full flavored Puttanesca sauce. A red wine tomato sauce with garlic, capers, black olive, anchovies and a touch of red pepper flake Served over a bed of spaghetti finished with a generous sprinkling of our house blend of aged Italian cheeses
USD 30
Shrimp alla Siciliana
Jumbo wild catch, gulf shrimp, sautéed in Marsala wine, with tomatoes, capers, fennel powder, currants and pine nuts, served over roasted spaghetti squash
USD 30
Venetian Shrimp and Scallops in Saffron Tomato Sauce
Gulf caught shrimp and Sea scallops, served in a sauce of tomatoes, white wine, saffron, garlic, shallots and a touch of red pepper flake, served over creamy Parmigiano and leek Risotto
USD 34
Lobster & Ziti al Forno
Another old family favorite, for the lobster lover! We start with ziti cut pasta, eight imported Italian cheeses, cage free eggs, fresh organic parsley. We fold in North Atlantic lobster meat, with the above ingredients. It is baked and finished with our Aragosta Salsa Rosa (a pink lobster sauce with a touch of Sherry and Brandy) Once plated, we add more lobster meat and more lobster sauce
USD 34
SPLIT ENTRÉE PLATES
Split Entrée Plates
When additional ingredients are required
USD 9
DESSERTS
Caffe dell'amore Cannoli a Strati (Stacked Cannoli)
Double layer freshly baked cannoli flats, layered with sweetened Ricotta and Mascarpone cheese, roasted pistachio nuts, finished with a drizzle of honey
USD 12
Poached Pear alla Caffe dell'amore
Organic Bosc pear poached in red wine, honey, cinnamon sticks and vanilla bean. The pear is cored and filled with cinnamon Mascarpone cheese, Finished with a pear infused, red wine reduction sauce
USD 10
Torta della Nonna
Creamy Ricotta cheesecake, with a touch of Gran Marnier and orange zest
USD 10
Authentic Homemade Tiramisu
We start by beating the Zabaglione by hand, folding in the mascarpone, layering it with chocolate and Our homemade lady fingers brushed with Illy espresso. After soaking for several days, we scoop it into a glass serving dish for you to enjoy
USD 10
Warm Belgian Chocolate Flourless Cake with Gelato
Your server will inform you of the gelato flavors of the day. Served with drizzles of homemade chocolate and caramel sauces and chopped Hazelnuts
USD 12
Pasito di Pantelleria
Sweet dessert wine, served with homemade Cantucci Almond Biscotti
USD 12
BEVERAGES
Cappuccino
Decaf or Regular (Illy)
USD 5
Espresso
Decaf or Regular (Illy)
USD 4
Double Espresso
Decaf or Regular (Illy)
USD 6
Illy Coffee
Regular / Decaf (1 refill)
USD 3
Black Tea
Organic black tea with caffeine assam FTBOP
USD 5
Red Tea
Rooibos organic has a natural sweet, red berry taste
USD 5
Honeybush Organic
Honeyed floral flavor
USD 5
Organic Peppermint
Aromatic & Digestive
USD 5
Soda
Coke / Diet Coke
USD 3
Sparkling Juices
Clementine Orange, Green Apple and Blackberry
USD 3
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Homemade pasta with a wonderful Italian ambience make this quaint restaurant tops on our list of Naples restaurants. We have eaten here numerous times and have never been disappointed. Everything on the menu is delicious. Make sure to leave room for desert. Say hi to...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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DominicCDA, Owner at Caffe dell'Amore, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

If you're looking for authentic Italian cuisine, there's no need to look any further. All our dishes are homemade, and I'm happy to hear that you can taste the attention to detail put into every dish. Hopefully you'll join us again soon so you can...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner was delicious and our waiter Alfredo provided extraordinary service! Thank you Alfredo for spoiling us and making our anniversary dinner so special. We felt like family! 💕 7/18/20More

Date of visit: July 2020
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DominicCDA, Owner at Caffe dell'Amore, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm glad we were able to help make your day extra special! I'll be sure to pass along these kind words to Alfredo as I know it will make his day. Thanks so much for choosing to spend your anniversary with us, and hopefully we'll...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Your recommendation for using the small room for Barbara's 80th was perfect. Our group was just right for the room and surprise celebration. Wine, appetizers, entrees and dessert made for another wonderful experience at Caffe dell Amore. Ordered three appetizers for the table which was...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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DominicCDA, Owner at Caffe dell'Amore, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed everything from the appetizers to the desserts, Roland! It was a joy having you in, and thank you so much for sharing about your positive experience with us here. Whenever you're in the area again, we would love...More

Reviewed June 12, 2020

We had our choice of tables because there were few diners the evening we went due to the COVID-19 restrictions. With only one waiter I was surprised at how efficiently he was able to serve the patrons. He replaced the bread and delicious honey butter...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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DominicCDA, Owner at Caffe dell'Amore, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2020

I'm thrilled to hear that your time with us was filled with good food and good service. We are taking all safety precautions very seriously which means not having as many waiters out on the floor, but its great to hear that our service was...More

Reviewed June 8, 2020

If you like a romantic scene, this is for you. Decor, service, food, background music, close parking, wine list, no negatives here. It's a winner.More

Date of visit: June 2020
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DominicCDA, Owner at Caffe dell'Amore, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2020

From the food all the way down to the decor, we're glad everything was top-notch, Gary. Whether you're looking for a romantic evening out, or a gathering with friends and family, we'll be here to make sure everything is just how you like it. Thank...More

Reviewed June 3, 2020

Wonderful l;menu, wonderful staff. Our waiter was Alfredo and he was very attentive and knowledgeable about the menu. Everyone in our party loved their food and will be going back to check out more things on the menuMore

Date of visit: May 2020
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DominicCDA, Owner at Caffe dell'Amore, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2020

I'm thrilled to hear that everyone in your party enjoyed their meals, John! Thank you so much for supporting local during this time, and we'll certainly be looking forward to welcoming you back in again soon. We'd love to make some recommendations for new items...More

Reviewed June 2, 2020

First time but not the last. Had a GREAT dinner last night. Alfredo did a wonderful job making us feel at home and explained the the menu in great detail. Two couples and we all loved what we ordered.More

Date of visit: June 2020
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DominicCDA, Owner at Caffe dell'Amore, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2020

I'm thrilled to hear that everyone in your party enjoyed their meals! We'll certainly be looking forward to welcoming you back for another visit sometime soon. We would love to make new recommendations if you're interested in trying something different! Thanks so much for the...More

Reviewed May 31, 2020 via mobile

We enjoyed a spectacular meal looking out across Gulf Shore Blvd while the sun set. This food was prepared with love!. The most delicious risotto with perfectly seared scallops. Delicious appetizer prosciutto cups filled with cheeses. Baked ziti with red sauce that's on point. I...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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DominicCDA, Owner at Caffe dell'Amore, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2020

I'm so happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal and the view of our gorgeous street, Donna. Thank you so much for showing your support and for taking the time to share these kind words with us. Our guests are like family here and...More

Reviewed May 16, 2020

This is a wonderful Italian Resturant. Small and very quaint. The food and service was truly excellent. Our waiter was Alfredo. Very personable and has great attention to detail. Checked with us all the time. I would highly recommend this Resturant.More

Date of visit: May 2020
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DominicCDA, Owner at Caffe dell'Amore, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2020

I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time at our restaurant! It's important for us to make sure our guests are receiving not only the best when it comes to food, but also service. Thank you so much for your support during this time,...More

Reviewed March 18, 2020

My husband and. I visited on Friday evening after making an online reservation. The service was excellent and I love how the servers made recommendations. Food was delicious. Certainly plan on coming back when we visit Naples next time!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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DominicCDA, Owner at Caffe dell'Amore, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2020

We love sharing our knowledge about our dishes with our customers, and it's great to hear that you loved everything we had to offer. Thanks so much for spending some time with us, and we look forward to welcoming you back in next time you're...More

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Casual, I would not arrive in shorts, but a nice shirt and pants. Thanks Chef
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I am sorry, but I don’t know what issues you are having. I hope you can figure it out. I want to thank you for your efforts and your support!
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our fav's are, Caffe Dell Amore - Sails - Bha, Bha - Ocean Prime -Trulucks - The Continental - Campiellos - Sea Salt. All fine dinning
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