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Adriatico Trattoria Italiana

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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ANTIPASTI
25.5
Classico Antipasto Misto (For Two)
A sampling of authentic Italian antipasti including: Prosciutto di Parma, Italian salame, Caprese Tradizionale, artichoke, hearts, marinated eggplant, roasted red pepper, Grana Padano cheese, Olive di Castelvitrano
11.5
Caprese
Sliced fresh milk mozzarella, over vine ripe tomatoes & fresh basil, drizzled with extra virgin olive oil & balsamic glaze
16.5
Gamberi ai Quattro Formaggi
Shrimp sautéed with shallots, green onion, brandy in a four cheese sauce with sautéed spinach
10.5
Calamaretti alla Napoletana
Calamari sautéed in a classic spicy Neapolitan sauce
8.5
Bruschetta al Pomodoro
Toasted ciabatta bread topped with fresh diced tomatoes, red onion, basil & extra virgin olive oil
14.5
Cozze Mare Chiaro
Black mussels in a white wine and light tomato sauce - a unique flavor experience
14.5
Carpaccio di Manzo
Thinly sliced raw filet mignon, shaved Grana Padano cheese, capers, drizzled with extra virgin olive oil & fresh lemon juice
8.5
Polpette al Pomodoro
Classic homemade Sunday meatballs
17.5
Capesante alla Mediterrania
Diver scallops pan seared, served over a bed of sautéed spinach, in a saffron cream sauce
11.5
Carciofini Mamma Mia
Baby artichoke hearts sautéed with sundried tomatoes, extra virgin olive oil, garlic & mint
ZUPPA E INSALATE
8.5
Zuppa del Giorno
Fresh soup of the day
12.5
Burrata
Hand made mozzarella filled with stracciatela and cream, over organic spring mix and cherry tomatoes, tossed with red wine vinegar & extra virgin olive oil
8.5
Insalata di Cesare
Classic Caesar with romaine, tossed with freshly baked croutons topped with Parmegiano Reggiano
7.5
Insalata della Casa
Organic spring mix topped with fresh tomatoes, red onion and our homemade white balsamic vinaigrette dressing
9.5
Insalata alla Pera
Organic spring mix topped with sliced Anjou pear, walnuts & gorgonzola cheese, with our homemade white balsamic vinaigrette dressing
PIATTI PRINCIPAL
Fresh pasta made on site; dry artisan pasta imported from Italy. Our tomato sauces are made with Imported San Marzano tomatoes
LE PASTE
23.5
Gamberoni con Spaghetti fra Diavolo
Jumbo shrimp served over homemade spaghetti in our spicy "fra Diavolo" sauce - ingredients combined together in a vibrant chorus
21.5
Spaghetti con Vongole
Homemade spaghetti with fresh littleneck clams, cherry tomatoes, a touch of marinara sauce, garlic & Italian parsley - a common dish done uncommonly well
18.5
Bucatini alla Maremma
Bucatini pasta tossed with wild mushrooms, pancetta & peas, in a light tomato sauce
19.5
Cannelloni della Mamma
Fresh pasta tubes filled with three cheeses -ricotta, parmigiano and mozzarella - in a light pink sauce
Alla Sorrentina 16.5
Bolognese Meat Sauce 17.5
Gorgonzola Cheese 18.5
Gnocchi della Casa
Homemade potato gnocchi with your choice of sauce - an artisan preparation that will leave you wanting more
19.5
Taglatelle Bolognese
Homemade taglatelle pasta tossed with our traditional Bolognese meat sauce
23.5
Pappardelle Amalfi
Homemade pappardelle pasta with shrimp, zucchini, sun-dried tomatoes, in a brandy cream sauce - an assault of richness and flavor
31.5
Pappardelle allo Scoglio
Fresh seafood - Shrimp, scallops, clams, mussels & calamari, with homemade pappardelle pasta, cherry tomatoes & garlic, in light tomato sauce
18.5
Penne alla Vodka
Penne pasta tossed in vodka pink sauce with Italian bacon and fresh green peas
22.5
Risotto ai Fuhghi Misti
Arborio rice perfectly cooked & tossed with Portobello, Shiitake, Porcini & White Button mushrooms, finished in a truffle sauce
SECONDI PIATTI
Served with Chef's choice of potato and vegetable. Our veal is hand cut, lightly floured
34.5
Filetto al Gorgonzola
8 oz. filet mignon, sautéed with shallots, brandy & topped with gorgonzola cheese sauce
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Pesce del Giorno
A true taste of seafood at its finest - Fresh fish oft he day
31.5
Zuppa di Pesce
Each painstakingly selected ingredient contributes to the greatness of this dish - An assortment of fresh shrimp, fish, mussels, clams & calamari, served in a seafood brodetto with toasted ciabatta points
23.5
Salmone alla Cremonese
Fresh Atlantic salmon sautéed with asparagus spears, in a brandy mustard cream sauce, topped with a jumbo shrimp
38.5
Costata D'agnello Scottadito
Australian lamb chops marinated in Rosemary, garlic and EVOO, grilled to perfection
20.5
Pollo Sorrentino
Breast of chicken layered with eggplant, proscutto and fontina cheese, in Pino Grigio white w ine sauce
18.5
Pollo al Limone
Breast of chicken sautéed in a lemon-white wine reduction, topped with capers
23.5
Vitello al Sienese
Tender veal medallions sautéed & topped with Prosciutto di Parma & Fontina cheeses, in a Pinot Grigio wine sauce, over a bed of fresh spinach
23.5
Scaloppine di Vitello al Marsala
Veal scaloppine sautéed with wild mushrooms, shallots and marsala wine
About
Owner-Chef Marco Cudazzo and his lovely wife Rosetta take great pride in their quaint dining establishment. Born in the city of Ortona, Italy, on the Adriatic Sea, Chef Marco Cudazzo knows cuisine. Through his many years of culinary experience, he brings true Italian, time inspired recipes and traditions to College Park, Florida! Old world cuisine demands the best ingredients available ... the finest cuts of meat, the freshest seafood, and in-season vegetables are chosen for freshness and flavor. The fresh pasta is exquisite. Each entree is individually prepared with the magic touch of this refined chef. Our entire staff welcomes you to Adriatico Trattoria Italiana! The philosophy of our service
PRICE RANGE
$20 - $60
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Italian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Table Service, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So this is it, the best Italian restaurant in Central Florida. I have eaten there several times and I'm always impressed. This is a place run by Italians and they serve real Italian meals, not some Americanized version like so many others. Don't get me...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Passenger566611, Owner at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words! We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve eaten here five times. Food is always very good. The Bruschetta is superb. The Caesar salad is ok. The service is very efficient. My server Joseph is very good but comes across a little too elitist. Not friendly. It’s an air. The other server...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Passenger566611, Owner at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We always aim to take very good care of our guests by providing excellent service, authentic Italian flavors and a welcoming atmosphere. I'm not sure who you are referring to as the other server that served you, but please know...More

Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

Sean was a great server. Tasty artichokes, bolognese and great tiramisu! I'll be back for more good food and service!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank MarcoTravel1
Passenger566611, Owner at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2019

Thank you for your kind words! We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed April 28, 2019

In Orlando for a conference and wanted to get way from the very tourist centered restaurants on International Drive. I was choosing for a group of people I dont know well. Italian food seemed like the right choice since vegetarians are readily accommodated and omnivores...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Nina S
Passenger566611, Owner at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2019

Thank you for your kind words! We certainly appreciate everyone that walks through our doors! At times it may seem we are 'chattier' with some as we know them well - not to shun anyone though. We look forward to serving you again when in...More

Reviewed March 27, 2019

Great ambiance and some of the best Italian food I've ever experienced! The staff is always great and I love the lunch specials they offer. I have highly recommend this place for years and will continue to do so.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Chris B
Passenger566611, Owner at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2019

Thank you for your kind words! We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed March 20, 2019

We started with Antipasto Misto and there was 4 slice of Salami and 4 Prosicutto some olives, parmesan cheese, artichokes and for §25,50 you could expect more. 2 of us had Fettucine Bolgonese which for me was a bit too spicy my friend did like...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Passenger566611, Owner at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Hello, Thank yo for your review. May I say, however, that you left out a few items from your description of the Antipasto Misto....there are two pieces of caprese salad, there are marinated eggplant and roasted red peppers, both made in house, as well as...More

Reviewed February 20, 2019

Every once in a while we come across a restaurant that actually makes and serves Italian food the way the Italians do, this is one of those places. The beauty of Italian food is that it is made with 2 maybe 3 ingredients, no more....More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Passenger566611, Owner at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana. In our 12 years in Collee Park, it is recognition like yours that we treasure the most! Thank you for your kind words! We look forward to serving you again...More

Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant was cozy, romantic and it felt like you were in old town Italian. The food was homemade and delicious. I had the homemade meatballs appetizer and it was covered in a light and delicious tomato sauce. My wife had the lentil soup and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Passenger566611, Owner at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2019

Thank you for your kind words! We look forward to serving you again soon! If I'm not mistaken you had the osso buco - veal shank - not lamb. Thanks again!

Reviewed February 17, 2019

Dinner started with Capesante alla Mediterrania - large diver scallops in a saffron cream. The appetizer was a just miss. While the scallops were seared perfectly, the sauce was almost flavorless. The sautéed spinach just tasted oily. I might try the Gamberi al Quatro Formaggi...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Passenger566611, Owner at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2019

Thanks for your review. I'd like to clarify a few items. Our homemade tiramisu does not have any liquor in it at all. Typically that is the original recipe. Cold, yes it is, it is kept in the cooler, since it has marscapone cream. Our...More

Reviewed February 10, 2019

My cousins and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner. We shared dishes and compared. The results are in - we LOVED everything!! From the Artichoke appetizer to the porketta salad - the pasta diavolo, pasta carbonara, and pasta with short ribs - the grouper with lemon...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Passenger566611, General Manager at Adriatico Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2019

Thank you for your kind words! We look forward to seeing you all again soon!

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allensfl
January 3, 2019|
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Dress code is business casual .
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PETER_R853
February 3, 2015|
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Response from Rosetta C | Property representative |
Hello, unfortunately we do not have the lobster you referred to. Occasionally we have Maine lobster but never that big. Thank you.
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PETER_R853
February 3, 2015|
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Response from Rosetta C | Property representative |
Hello, yes we have eggplant parm on our lunch menu. We usually can accommodate it for dinner. Thank you.
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