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Mon, 5/25
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $32
CUISINES
Italian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
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Menu

SOUPS‎
Soup Du Jour
Cup $3.00
Bowl $5.00
Pasta E Fagioli
Cup $4.00
Bowl $7.00
APPETIZERS‎
Hot Antipasto
Eggplant signature, clams casino, clams oreganata, baked articjoke hearts, mussels and shrimp marinara
$13.99
Oysters Gratinee (6)
Our signature dish of fresh blue point oysters topped with panko, baked in the oven and finished with chardonnay wine and lemon becurre blanc
$12.99
Oysters on the 1/2 Shell
$11.99
Shrimp on Angels (5)
Jumbo shrimp wrapped in proscuitto and angel hair pasta broiled and finished with horseradish sauce
$12.99
Garlic Shrimp (5)
Sauteed jumbo shrimp with garlic, diced roma tomatoes, capers, scallions and fresh herbs in chardonnay wine sauce over crostini
$12.99
Buffalo Shrimp with Celery
$12.99
Five Cheese Ravioli in Vodka Sauce
Super size avioli filled with fontina, asiago mozzarella, ricotta and pecorino cheese served with sauteed diced proscuitto, scallions and herbs in our famous pink cream vodka sauce
$10.99
Crab Cakes
Our famous recipe of crab cakes finished with cognac lobster sauce accompanied by asparagus
$10.99
Golden Fried Calamari
$10.99
Buffalo Calamari
$10.99
SALADS‎
Texas Steak Salad
Cajun seasoned ny sirloin and served over mixed greens with tomatoes, cucumbers, pepperoncini and red onion drizzled with your choice of dressing
$14.99
Colossal Shrimp Salad
Grilled‎ colossal shrimp served over baby arugula with fresh mozzarella, roasted peppers and red onion drizzled with balsamic vinaigrette
$14.99
Fresh Mozzarella
With sweet roasted peppers, pepperoncini, red onion and tomatoes with balsamic vinaigrette
$12.99
Fratello's Chicken Salad
Grilled‎ chicken over mesclun green, pepperoncini, red onion, sweet roasted pepperwith balsamic vinaigrette
$12.99
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
$10.99
Classic Caesar Salad
$7.99
PASTA‎
Gluten Free and Whole Wheat Pasta Available
Gluten free $+1.50
Wheat pasta $+1.50
Linguine with Clam Sauce
$18.99
Red
White
Gluten free $+1.50
Wheat pasta $+1.50
Rigatoni or Penne with Filetto De Pomodoro Sauce
Fresh plum tomato sauce with basil, proscuitto and onions
$16.99
Gluten free $+1.50
Wheat pasta $+1.50
Penne Ala Vodka
Pink cream sauce with vodka, proscuitto and scallions
$16.99
Gluten free $+1.50
Wheat pasta $+1.50
Rigatoni Baresi
tossed with sweet Italian sausage, roasted peppers, cancellini beans, garlic and oil
$16.99
Gluten free $+1.50
Wheat pasta $+1.50
Penne Capri
With grilled chicken, escarole, roasted peppers, garlic and oil
$16.99
Gluten free $+1.50
Wheat pasta $+1.50
Linguini Puttanesca
Fresh plum tomato sauce with onion, capers and geta olives
$16.99
Gluten free $+1.50
Wheat pasta $+1.50
Gnocchi with Broccoli
Homemade potato pasta with fresh brocccoli in garlic, butter and white wine sauce
$16.99
Gluten free $+1.50
Wheat pasta $+1.50
Lasagna
Traditional‎ meat and ricotta cheese lasagna baked to perfection
$15.99
Gluten free $+1.50
Wheat pasta $+1.50
Rigatoni Bolognese
A‎ hearty tomato sauce of ground beef, pork and veal with onions, carrots celery, red wine and a touch of cream tossed with rigatoni pasta
$18.99
Gluten free $+1.50
Wheat pasta $+1.50
SEAFOOD‎
Shrimp Andrea
Sauteed jumbo shrimp with garlic, diced proscuitto, crushed plum tomatoes, scallions, asparagus and fresh herbs in white wine sauce served over fettucine pasta
$23.99
Shrimp in White Wine Sauce
Lightly breaded and sauteed with garlic in white wine and lemon
$22.99
Shrimp Fra Diavolo
Served over linguini in a spicy marinara sauce
$23.99
Shrimp Any Way You Like It
Francaise, scampi, provencal, parmigiana
$22.99
Zuppa Di Pesce
Shrimp, calamari, clams and mussels in red sauce served hot or sweet over linguini
$24.99
Atlantic Sea Scallop
Sea scallops stuffed with crab meat broiled and finished with champagne dill sauce
$25.99
Poached Salmon
Fresh atlantic salmon poached served with mustard peppercorn sauce
$20.99
Grilled Salmon
Served with fresh tomato basil sauce
$20.99
Tilapia Oreganata
Oven roasted tilapia topped with mushrooms, onions and oreganata crumbs finished with chardonnay wine and lemon beurre blanc
$20.99
Flounder Francasie
Egg battered and sauteed, finished with butter white wine and lemon
$21.99
CHICKEN‎
Chicken Valentino
Twin chicken breast rolled with ricotta and spinach the wrapped in proscuitto di san danielle served with sauteed exotic mushrooms in sherry wine brown sauce accompanied by ricotto
$20.99
Chicken Scarpariello
Boneless chicken and sausage sauteed with garlic in a balsamic and white wine reduction
$18.99
Chicken Cardinale
In a red sauce with mushrooms and topped with eggplant, roasted peppers, onions and mozzarella
$18.99
Chicken Francaise
Egg battered and sauteed finished with butter, white wine and lemon
$18.99
Chicken Marsala
Sauteed with mushrooms and proscuitto finished in a marsala wine sauce
$18.99
Chicken Parmigiana
Breaded cutlet topped with marinara and melted mozzarella cheese
$18.99
Chicken Murphy
Boneless chicken with sweet bell peppers, onions, mushrooms and bone fried potatoes
$18.99
SIDE DISHES‎
Escarole & Beans
In white wine garlic
$6.99
Sauteed Spinach
In garlic and olive oil
$5.99
Sausage or Meatballs
$3.99
Fresh Broccoli
Sauteed with red vinegar peppers, lemon in garlic and oil
$4.99
VEAL‎
Veal Saltimbocca
Sauteed medallions topped with proscuitto and mozzarella cheese over a bed of spinach
$22.99
Veal Parmigiana
Breaded veal topped with mozzarella and marinara
$21.99
Veal Desta
Sauteed medallions topped with proscuitto, eggplant, onions and swiss cheese in a light tomato sauce with mushrooms
$21.99
Veal Francaise
Egg battered medallions sauteed in a lemon wine sauce
$21.99
Veal Caruso
Medallions topped with spinach, roasted peppers, artichoke hearts and mozzarella in a light brown demi glaze
$21.99
Veal Marsala or Veal Piccatta
$21.99
STEAK AND CHOPS‎
filet mignon Dr Chris
8oz filet topped with bleu cheese and port wine sauce accompanied by sauteed jumbo shrimp, diced roma tomatoes, capers and fresh herbs in chardonnay wine sauce over crostini served with mashed potatoes and asparagus
$29.99
10Oz Center Cut Filet Mignon
With‎ your choice of side dish
$26.99
16oz New York Sirloin
Grilled, lightly cajun, murphy, au poivre
$24.99
12oz New York sirloin & shrimp scampi
Grilled and served with sauteed jumbo shrimp in garlic wine sauce
$23.99
Double Cut Pork Chop
Grilled, lightly cajun, murphy, pizziola
$17.99
New Zealand Rack Of Lamb
Parmigiana and rosemary encrusted, oven roasted and finished with red wine and balsamic reduction accompanied by mashed potatoes and broccoli
$28.99
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Reviewed April 17, 2020

My mom would not stop talking about how she wanted scallops for dinner so I did some research and came across Fratello's. They KNOCKED IT OUT OF THE PARK!!! The Atlantic Scallops stuffed with crabmeat were absolutely INCREDIBLE along with the potato croquet and perfectly...More

Date of visit: April 2020
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ChrisD589, Owner at Fratello's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy we were able to be a highlight of your day during this difficult time. With all the different options out there, thank you so much for choosing us. We look forward to bringing you more quick and convenient comfort food soon!

Reviewed March 7, 2020

We typically sit and eat at the bar. Great bartenders, Chris is always busy helping everyone out, and talking to all. Food is Awesome. Frank and Dawn

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 10, 2020

My husband and I just had dinner this past Saturday. The people and service are great, unfortunately, the food was a disappointment. I ordered chicken parm and the sauce tasted like they opened a can and poured it over the chicken. My husband got a...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 25, 2020 via mobile

First time, not the last for sure . Server Jamie was great, attentive and informative. Bruschetta and salads good, main meals were fabulous. We shall return

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 13, 2019 via mobile

We had the best dinner and it was my birthday!! Our server Terry was excellent, she was friendly and efficient and made us feel very welcome!!!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 7, 2019 via mobile

Great service, delicious food. Arrived without a reservation, bit was seated immediately, early on a Friday evening. Server was friendly and knowledgable on the specials and menu items. Only issue was that courses were served on top of one another before others were finished. Food...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed November 11, 2019

We've been to Fratello's a few times, but this birthday dinner deserves a real shout out! Our server greeted us with the message that my cousin had phoned in a gift of a bottle of wine. Regrettably, the first bottle we tried was corked, but...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 23, 2019

Service was wonderful, Susan,our server took special attention to the details. All of our food selections were delicious.

Date of visit: October 2019
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ChrisD589, Owner at Fratello's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2019

thank you for the wonderful review on Susan and the Chef and kitchen crew. We always appreciate the positive feedback. See you next time for another celebration!

Reviewed September 12, 2019 via mobile

Our party of 4 thoroughly enjoyed dinner and loved the atmosphere - we arrived a little after 7 pm and were promptly seated at a booth which was set apart from the main bar by a 1/2 wall so there was a little more privacy...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 16, 2019

Started out bad. No service at table. Owner finally came over. Couple people got $30 steaks that were from grocery store. Cooked well. Asked medium rare. Order originally never put in. Appalling. Locals got served Ed much better. Singer there looked hammered. No doubt waitresses...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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ChrisD589, Owner at Fratello's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2019

This is humorous to me, the owner. You and your wife complained about the bed and breakfast you stayed at constantly. You complained about another restaurant in the area. You were just unhappy people. She was on her phone and social media accounts the entire...More

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msmerlot1
October 5, 2017|
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Response from philbo507 | Reviewed this property |
They do have happy hour drinks, early bird dinners & some thing go down in price after 8:00.
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corinne m
December 5, 2016|
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Response from ChrisD589 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Fratello's offers gluten free pasta. Linguini and penne. And both are very good. We did a lot of sampling to get this correct. We also have a few salads and many seafood dishes that are gluten free.
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