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da Baffone Cucina Italiana

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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CUISINES
Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
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JASON-STEPHENS ESTATE WINERY​
Distinct santa clara valley wines
Da baffone is proud to introduce to you jason stephens wines. Where from vine to wine - there is a commitment to excellence. The wines are handcrafted to express their true varietal essence. The estate vineyard is located a mere 15 miles from the pacific ocean, 30 miles south of san jose, california
$40.00
Jason Stephens Merlot
Medium to full body-smooth & velvety bottle
$50.00
Jason Stephens Cabernet Sauvignon
Fruity-yet-dry medium-full body w/ great depth bottle
$60.00
Jason Stephen Syrah
Full-bodied, full flavored-a nice velvety texture from start to finish bottle
$40.00
Jason Stephen Red Zinfandel
A beautiful balance of acidity, tannins & sweetness bottle
$70.00
Jason Stephens "the Blend"
60% cab & 40% syrah-dry med body-long smooth finish bottle
CAMPANIA​
It is difficult to choose the most beautiful region of italy. But for those who have been there. Campania must surely rate at or near the top of their list. Located in southwestern italy, this region has one of the most spectacular coast lines & who could argue w/ that, if you ever have seen the gulf of' napoli or the amolfi coast.
Campania's volcanic soils yield wines of uncommon eleganc & personality as expressed through the voice of an array of compelling indigenous varieties
Campania offers one of the broadest palettes of wine around, at their finest. These are among the most extraordinary wines being mode any where.
Feudi dl san gregorio is a modern expression of a century old tradition of passion & dedication to the land. Situated in the tiny village of sorbo serpico in the province of avellino, this' -highly-acclaimed winery was established in1986.
Pleas~ enjoy some of my favorite wines of avellino, my hometown
$45.00
Feudi Di San Gregorio Rubrato Aglianico
A soft & balanced red, w/ flavors of cherries & strawberries ieading into a smooth finish; on overall sensation of freshness bottle
$45.00
Feudi Di San Gregorio Primitivo Di Manduria
A soft, consistent red. With on excellent baiance of acidty & tannins; velvety smooth; closes w/ lingering sensations of cocoa & coffee bottle
$45.00
Feudi Di San Gregorio Falanghina
Elegant white-intense aromas of apple. Banana & pineapple w/ hints of fiowers medium-bodied w/ a lingering finish of citrus & minerals battle
$45.00
Feudi Di San Gregorio Greco Di Tufo
Hamonious white.With a lively acidtiy & mineral structure; delicate scents of ripe pears, apricots, apple fem & mint bottle
$45.00
Feudi Di San Gregorio Fiano Di Avellino
Medium-bodied white, w/ tropical fruit flavors; lovely bouquet of fresh peach & candied orange w/ floral & mineral notes bottle
SPARKLING​
$80.00
Duval Leroy Champagne Brut
Dry-subtle, melt-in-the-mouth vinosity france-bottle
$35.00
Secco Bianco "Italian Bubbles" Prosecco
Sparkling white w/ notes of flowers, apples & peaches-yet dry veneto-bottle
$9.00
Maschio Prosecco
Dry -fruit forward. With peach & aimond flavors veneto-spit
$35.00
Stella Moscato IGT
Sweet & baianced-long lingering finish sicila-bottie
$9.00
Biagio Moscato D'Asti
Sweet & bubbly piemonte -split
$38.00
Gianni Gagliardo "Villam" Brachetto
Velvety sweet-an ltalian fresh way to enjoy life piemonle -bottle
$10.00
Rosa Regali Brachetto D'Aqui
Sweet-delightfully vivacious & festive piemonte-spiit
ITALIAN WHITES​
Glass $7.00
Bottle $26.00
Vigneti Pinot Grigio
Floral bouquet w/ crisp & refreshing citrus fruit friuil
$35.00
Terre Gale Pinot Grigio "Clare
Fresh & /0-bodied w/ a pleasant flavor veneto - bottle
Glass $7.00
Bottle $26.00
Lamura "Organico" Bianco
Hints of citrus & tropical fruits- dry, crisp & fresh siclia
Glass $7.00
Battle $26.00
Masciarelli Trebbiano D'Abruzzo
Savory complex dry white - a true wine drinker wine abruzzo
$35.00
Argiolas Costaimolino Vermentino
Delicate & pleasantly refreshing on the palate sardegna - bottle
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
La Cappucina "Organically Fanned" Soave
Delicate aromas & flavors - soft yet refreshing veneto
$35.00
Principessa Gavia Di Gavi
Crisp w/ gentle acidity & a dry, balanced aftertaste piemonte- bottle
$35.00
Casalfarneto "Fontevecchia" Verdicchio
Rich creamy texture - dry, elegant finish - ft! ' Favor marche - bottle
$35.00
La Carraia Orvieto Classico
Fresh​ on the palate w/ a full, rich taste of roasted almonds umbria - bottle
WHITES​
Glass $7.00
Bottle $26.00
Santa Julia Chardonnay
Crisp & fresh argentina
Glass $9.00
Bottle $35.00
Guenoc Culinary Rsv Chardonnay
A clean fruit forward wine - subtle hints of toasty oak & butter california
$90.00
Newton Unfiltered Chardonnay
"One of california's most glorious chardonnays" napa valley - bottle
Glass $7.00
Bottle $26.00
Anakena Sauvignon Blanc
Busting​ w/ ripe fruit w/ a delightful finish chile
$35.00
Otto's Constant Dream Sauvignon Blanc
Ammo tic wine full to the brim w/ savory spectrums new zealand - bottle
$35.00
Martin Codax Albarino
Persistent, full-bodied & tasty - a classic spain - bottle
Glass $7.00
Bottle $26.00
Washington Hills Riesling
A late harvest sweet white wine washington state
ITALIAN RED​
$20.00
Vino Rosso Di Casa Baffone
Served in the rustic italian way- pitcher serves 2-4 italia liter
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
Opici Chianti Dogg
Fresh crisp & dry- traditional straw- wrapped botte toscana
Glass $9.00
Bottle $34.00
Querceto Chianti Classico
Medium to full body. Captures the elegance or a true chianti classico toscana
$45.00
Banfi Chianti Classico Risena
'Most italian" of all wines. Supple tannis & a lingerings finish toscana bottle
$40.00
Antinori Santa Cristina Sangiovese
Italy's claim to fame'the pride of tuscany' toscana - bottle
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
Cole Del Duca Montepulciano D'Abruzzo
Medium-bodied w/ on intense harmonious finish abruzzo
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
Terravecchia Negroamaro "Pampana"
Round, sweel tannins & optimally structured taste
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
Rocche Castamagne Murrae Dolcetto D'Alba
Dry, velvety & lingering to the mouth w/ fresh & fruitly bouquet piemonte
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
Stefano Farina Barbera D'Alba
Drym​ crisp, light & happy pirmonte
Glass $8.00
Bottle $38.00
Villalta Valpolicella Ripasso Doc
Full body, supple & well balanced w/ a long finish veneto
REDS​
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
Hunter Don Pinot Noir
Light, smooth & fragrant salinas valley
$40.00
Cline Pinot Noir
Good​ body. Deep color, very complex sonoma country - bottle
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
Main Street Merlot
Lush, rich, & remarkably smooth california
$40.00
Castillo De Monjardin Tintico Tempranillo
Youthful - nice aromas of red berries & balanced in the palate spain- botlle
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
Morse Code Shiraz
Medium-bodied & fruit driven w/ a soft finish southern austrailia
$40.00
Corvidae Wine Company Syrah "Lenore”
Dark & brooding, indulgently lush washington state-bottle
$40.00
The Crusher Petite Syrah
Rich & soft full bodied w/ a sweet finish california-bottle
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
Passo Doble Masi Tupungato Malbec
Firm & full bodied to the nose-extremely elegant argentina
Glass $8.00
Bottle $30.00
14 Hands Cabernet Sauvignon
Fruit​ forward, fine velvety tannis washington state
$50.00
Aquinas Cabernet Sauvignon
Okay, dry, smooth finish napa valley-bottle
DESSERTS​
$38.00
Hirschback & Sohne Eiswein
Vibrant, very sweet'ice wine' germany-bottle
$10.00
Villa Di Campobello "Ii Santo"
Liquorous style of the traditional tuscan "vin santo" toscana-glass
PORTS​
Fonseca Porto Bin 27
Taylor Fladgate
Dow's 10 Year
Cockburns 20 Year
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Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant many times since they opened many years ago. The small European ambiance hits you immediately as you enter the restaurant. The waiters and waitresses are well versed in the menu, and all your special needs. If you would like...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

This place has some really good Italian food service is great You can get dishes you can’t get other places well worth the trip prices are fair and you must make reservations

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank robertcI755FK
Reviewed December 13, 2018

Great, although cramped, place to eat. Food is tasty, atmosphere is awesome, wait staff are very professional!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gymrep
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

We were in town on business, needed a place to eat. We were not expecting to have such an incredible experience. Our waiter, Daren, was informative, enthusiastic, efficient, personable and gave us outstanding service! Also, I had never had a port wine, Daren recommended one...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed December 1, 2018

Me & my wife had a taste for Italian and this is the place to go! GREAT food, wonderful service - a great,filling time was had by both of us

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Explore116357
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Italicization Restaurant, I like it very much, good food, tasty sweets... friendly staff. Recommend to visit.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank NII1976
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

This was our first time at the restaurant. We were seated right away because we had a reservation. We ordered a anti pasti for a starter and it was good, better than the main meal. After the starter, the waiter came back and asked me...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 569nedp
dabaffone, Owner at da Baffone Cucina Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Hi Ned, Thanks for dining with us. At da Baffone all our dishes are made to order thus making the wait time a little longer. We were slightly behind because it was a very busy night and I did come to your table to tell...More

Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

First time there. What delicious food and delightful atmosphere. To avoid any delays in getting seated, be sure to make reservations. TERRIFIC place for someone celebrating a special event.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lon D
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

My sister, Theresa made reservations for my birthday dinner here for 4 of us girls. We got seated right away and got menus. The waitress was quick and efficient, the Food and drinks were delicious as usual. All of us had fresh bread with our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank romansgramma05
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Highest quality of ingredients Great service very attentive So tasty Authentic Large portions Have a nice kids menu

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Trip782151
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