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Ventura's Greenhouse Restaurant


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Lobster Bisque
Heavenly rich & creamy
Old Fashion Baked
Onion Soup
Zuppa Del Giorno
Oysters Florentine
Stuffed w/ fresh spinach, jumbo lump crabmeat, topped w/ cheese sauce
Baked Clams Al Forno
Clams stuffed w/ jumbo lump crabmeat, bacon, peppers, onion & garlic
Homemade Meatballs
Two pan fried meatballs accompanied w/ roasted red & hot peppers, topped w/ marinara, ricotta cheese
Broccoli Rabe & Italian Sausage
Garlic & oil
Red or white
Fried Calamari
With spicy peppers & marinara
Ahi Tuna Sashimi
Peppercorn crusted & pan seared rare, chilled & sliced w/ soy sauce, wasabi & pickled ginger, served w/ asian slaw
Cold Seafood Cocktail Combo
2 shrimp, 2 clams & 2 oysters served w/ cocktail sauce & lemon
Clams on the Half Shell
Served over cracked ice
Jumbo Lump Crabmeat Cocktail
Oysters on the Half Shell
Served over cracked ice
Napa Valley Walnut Salad
Dried cranberries, fresh apples, gorgonzola cheese, lnuts, tomatoes concasse’ & mixed field greens tossed w/ prickly pear vinagrette
Antipasto Freddi
Imported di parma prosciutto, aged provolone, imported buffalo mozzarella, red roasted peppers, marinated artichoke & gaetta olives, drizzled w/ virgin olive oil
Mediterranean Salad
Jumbo lump crabmeat, white albacore tuna & jumbo shrimp over hearts of romaine, dressed w/ balsamic vinaigrette
Caesar Classico Nuovo
Hearts of romaine, shaved reggiano, classico dressing (small or large)
Hankin Salad
Diced cucumbers, tomato, onions, sharp provolone, fresh mozzarella & basil drizzled w/ extra virgin olive oil & imported balsamic vinegar
Beet Salad
Arugula, dried figs, goat cheese & pine nuts w/ white balsamic
Veal Ventura
Sauteed w/ center cut medallions, jumbo shrimp, fresh spinach & capers in a lemon, white wine & butter sauce, accompanied w/ a side of rigatoni marinara
Veal Marsala
Center cut medallions of veal, sauteed w/ marsala wine & mushrooms, served w/ a side of rigatoni
Veal Parmigiana
Center cut medallions of veal breaded & topped w/ cheese & marinara w/ a side of cappellini
Veal Cutlet Alla Milanese
Center cut medallions of veal sauteed in white bread crumbs, topped w/ arugula & tomato concasse, then kissed w/ virgin olive oil & balsamic vinegar, garnished w/ roasted red bliss potatoes
Chicken Roberto
Boneless breast of chicken stuffed w/ jumbo lump crabmeat & topped w/ artichokes & red peppers “franchaise style”, served w/ mixed vegetable medley & red bliss potatoes
Chicken Saltimbuca
Chicken layered w/ parma prosciutto, fresh mozzarella cheese, sage in a demi glace, served w/ a side of pasta pomadoro
All entrees come w/ house salad
Baby Rack of Lamb
Slow roasted to perfection, served w/ yukon gold mashed potatoes & vegetable medley
Certified Black Angus Filet Mignon
Center cut filet mignon, served w/ red roasted potatoes & vegetable medley
Old Butcher Style New York Strip
“Certified black angus” center cut grilled or pittsburg, served w/ red roasted potatoes & vegetable medley
Sesame Crusted Salmon
Served‎ on a bed of baby greens w/ a citrus ginger dressing & red bliss potatoes
Asian B.B.Q. Salmon
Grilled zucchini, roasted corn & pepper relish w/ mashed potatoes
Jumbo Lump Crabcakes
Baked jumbo lump crab cakes on a rich lobster sauce w/ roasted red bliss potatoes & vegetable medley
South African Cold Water Lobster Tail
With drawn butter, vegetable medley & roasted potatoes market price
Brady Misto Baked Crab Cake
Surrounded by jumbo panko shrimp, served w/ asian slaw & red bliss potatoes
Ahi Tuna Sashimi
Peppercorn‎ crusted & pan seared rare, chilled & sliced w/ soy sauce, wasabi & pickled ginger, served w/ asian slaw
Flounder Franchaise E Granchio
Sauteed in egg batter, topped w/ jumbo lump crabmeat & served in white wine lemon sauce w/ same sauce over a side of cappellini pasta
Pappardelle Bolognese
Meat sauce served over pappardelle pasta
Pappardelle Lagastino
Sauteed lobster, shallots, parma prosciutto, sweet peas, cream & reggiano cheese
Linguini & Jumbo Lump Crabmeat
Red or white
Jumbo Shrimp Aurora
Jumbo shrimp sauteed w/ crimini mushroom, sundried tomato, basil & shallots, flamed in vodka, then simmered in marinara & finished w/ a touch of cream, served over penne pasta.
Shrimp Parmigiana
Breaded shrimp topped w/ cheese & marinara, choice of pasta
Clam Casino (3)
Buffalo Chicken Tenders
BBQ Chicken & Jalapeño Flatbread
Roasted Pepper & Spinach Flatbread
Meatball W/ Hot & Sweet Peppers
Popcorn Shrimp W/ Garlic Butter
Eggplant Rollentini
Fried Clam Strips W/ Tartar Sauce
Soup Du Jour & House Salad
Spring mix tossed w/ balsamic, tomatoes, black olive, & feta cheese
Tilapia Piccatta
Capers & white wine sauce served w/ cappellini & spinach aglio e olio
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
American, Bar, Pizza, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Table Service
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Reviewed May 16, 2019 via mobile

Don’t believe the hype about this place. On an uncrowded week night, it took many minutes to get a bartender’s attention. Then it took longer to get a drink. When we finally got seated (many empty unreserved tables, but we weren’t allowed to sit there),...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Always the best. Ordered the snapper special and it was special. Dinner included soup or salad which seems to be the trend for most places off season.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KingAtlanticCity
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Stopped in here to get lunch before going to see Lucy!!! Nice outdoor covered seating. It started to pour out while we were here but it was still nice just sitting outside because we were covered. I got a hotdog which was good. We happened...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Nina P
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We went here since it was across from Lucy and we couldn't even get in the lot due to valet parking being backed up so we parked in spots that said it was for the restaurant. The cafe was closed so we ate in the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JackieNPaul
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Good for families, lots of children. Outside seating, bar area. Food was terrible and barely edible, pricey for what it was. We drove 15 minutes to get here after a friend recommended it and unfortunately it was a total waste of time. We did see...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank cfalcon6
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Ventura’s in Margate is a good place to go when you’re in the mood for a really good tasting pizza, fairly good wings or an amazing Stromboli. 6 of us went there to grab a bite and enjoyed the food and location. The salad was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank njmedia2
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went with friends last night to the upstairs restaurant which was fairly empty for a Sunday night. We ordered drinks which were just ok. We then ordered salads and entrees and after waiting for 30 minutes my wife said to the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

We come here frequently....but for different reasons. In the summer, we enjoy the view from the tiki bar. Food is fair. Pizza that is awesome 9 months of the year is sometimes not as great when it's crowded in the summer. Fall....its football on the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sw783
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

The first thing to be noted is that Ventura's appears to be broken up into 4 sub-restaurants, 2 outside (a tiki bar that said "cash only," and outdoor seating that serves barfood) and 2 indoor (the waitress attempted to explain the difference, but basically summed...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank PrincessIndigo
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Ventura's has a really nice mix of a "bar scene", casual dining, an outdoor deck, and a separate "fine dining" restaurant as well. It has something for everyone with an extensive menu and a variety of great drink selections and local craft beers.And just being...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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