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La Mucca Ballerina

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS‎
Roasted Peppers
$8.00
Fennel Salad
$5.00
Giardineira
$4.00
Meatballs
2 pcs
$5.00
Antipasto
Small $7.00
Large $14.00
Rice Ball
$5.00
Proscuitto Ball
$5.00
SALADS‎
Mesclun Salad
With caramelized walnuts, craisins (tangy dried cranberries,) w/ goat cheese & served w/ a balsamic vinaigrette dressing
$7.50
Grilled chicken $+3.00
Fried calamiri $+4.00
House Salad
House salad, w/ fresh mozzarella, mixed greens, grape tomatoes, kalamata olives, red onion & our homemade Italian dressing
$7.50
Grilled chicken $+3.00
Fried calamiri $+4.00
Baby Arugula
Baby arugula salad, tossed w/ artichoke hearts, homemade oven dried tomatoes, grilled shittake mushrooms & served w/ our lemon-lime vinaigrette
$7.50
Grilled chicken $+3.00
Fried calamiri $+4.00
Fresh Mozzarella
Fresh mozzarella, tomato, roasted peppers & basil
$7.50
Grilled chicken $+3.00
Fried calamiri $+4.00
Cold Antipasto
Grilled chicken $+3.00
Fried calamiri $+4.00
Caesar Salad
Caesar salad w/ hearts of romaine, homemade croutons, grated parmesan
$7.50
Grilled chicken $+3.00
Fried calamiri $+4.00
SIDES‎
Broccoli Rabe
$7.00
Sauteed Spinach
$4.00
Soup
Minestrone or Italian wedding
Small $6.00
Large $12.00
SANDWICHES‎
Fresh Mozzarella
Fresh mozzarella, tomato, baby arugula & olive oil
$7.50
Fried Eggplant
Fried eggplant, fresh mozzarella, roasted pepper & olive oil
$7.50
Fried Eggplant
Fried eggplant, boars head ham, fresh mozzarella, roast peppers, olive oil & balsamic glaze
$8.50
Prosciutto
Proscuitto, oven dried tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, olive oil, balsamic glaze.
$9.50
Veal Cutlet
Veal‎ cutlet, w/ broccoli rabe & sun-dried tomatoes, fresh mozzarella
$11.00
Boars Head Honey Roasted Turkey
Boars head honey roasted turkey, fresh lettuce, tomato & virgin olive oil
$7.50
Chicken Francaise
Chicken francaise w/ fresh mozzarella
$9.00
Grilled Chicken
Grille chicken, fresh mozzarella, w/ caramelized onions & fresh sauteed mushrooms
$9.00
Grilled Chicken
Grilled chicken, w/ fresh mozzarella, lettuce, tomato, onion & pesto mayonnaise
$9.00
Boar's Head Genoa Salami
Boar’s head genoa salami, fresh mozzarella, Italian oregano & virgin olive oil
$7.50
PASTA‎
Eggplant Parmigiana
$8.00
Meat Lasagna
$12.00
Eggplant Rollatine
$3.50
BEVERAGES‎
Coke
Diet Coke
Sprite
Fresh Brewed Iced Tea
Fresh Squeezed Lemonade
Amstel Light Bear
Peroni Italian Beer
Coffee
Espresso
Cappuccino
DESSERTS‎
Pumpkin Cannoli Seasonal
$1.50
Cannoli
$1.50
About
La Mucca Ballerina is a great place open for lunch and dinner in downtown Sarasota just east of Orange avenue. The owner's are directly from Rome, Italy where they also own Agriturismo La Mucca Ballerina and serve only the finest, authentic, Italian cuisine and now bring that to you in downtown Sarasota. Place a catering order for your parties or come and celebrate with us for dinner with an authentic Italian dinner!
PRICE RANGE
$9 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, BYOB
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Finding myself stuck in the house I was surprised to learn that La Mucca Ballerina delivers. I ordered a salad and pizza. It arrived on time, the pizza was hot and the salad was fresh. Perfect meal for the evening. Excellent timely service and good...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Based on the Trip Advisor reviews we decided to try this restaurant on a visit to the Sarasota area. There was six in our party- grandparents to grandkids. The restaurant is unassuming but our experience was anything but. The service was fantastic and the food...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A delicious menu. Family run. Owner in the states for two years with a passion for hard work and preparing great food. Friendly. Bread that can make the meal! Can't say enough superlatives. I usually avoid Italian restaurants because they are often "overpastad" but this...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Family from Rome moved to Sarasota and opened a restaurant!This place is the real deal. Don’t miss it. There’s nothing fancy about Mucca Ballerina but the place is adorable and very friendly. I can’t wait to go back. Thanks Mario for a wonderful time. We’ve...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 25, 2020

Small Italian restaurant, a couple of blocks further down Main Street, beyond where all the shops and other restaurants are, but really worth “Looking For”...while you can just walk-in, much better, almost necessary, to make reservations for dinner. They are open as well for lunch...piazzas,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 14, 2020 via mobile

This family from Rome knows how to cook! The menu is limited because all of their dishes are great. Take your time and enjoy the experience. You will think you’re in Rome.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 15, 2020

We keep going back to this restaurant and bring new friends with us because the food is excellent, the service is very good and we feel like home!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed January 7, 2020

My wife and I enjoyed dinner at La Mucca Ballerina this past week and the food is authentic as it gets. Fresh house made pasta, the best ingredients money can buy and outstanding service and atmosphere. We enjoyed the caprese and each had a pasta...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 5, 2020

This is a true family-owned restaurant. The chef stopped by our table at the end of our meal and explained that the family had recently moved from Rome to open a restaurant in Florida. And WOW, you can definitely tell that this place is the...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 15, 2019 via mobile

What a wonderful time we had sharing the fresh home-cooked dinner in the pleasant company of the Italian chef and his great family.

Date of visit: December 2019
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