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Joe's Pasta House

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Fried Mozzarella
Hand cut mozzarella wedges, freshly breaded and deep-fried. Served with marinara sauce.
USD 9.95
Fried Zucchini
Fresh zucchini lightly breaded and deep fried. Served with Ranch dressing and marinara sauce.
USD 8.95
Spicy Steamed Mussels
Fresh mussels steamed in a light spicy tomato garlic broth. Served with toasted garlic bread. (seasonal)
USD 14.95
Mediterranean Calamari
Fried calamari topped with warm feta cheese, capers, artichoke hearts, red onions and kalamata olives in a lemon-butter sauce.
USD 14.95
Fried Calamari
Lightly breaded & fried calamari served with marinara sauce.
USD 11.95
St Louis Toasted Ravioli
Breaded ravioli and deep-fried. Served in a house tomato dipping sauce.
USD 11.95
Hot Antipasta For Two
Stuffed eggplant, clams , calamari, shrimp and mussels baked and served with marinara sauce.
USD 21.95
Layered Eggplant
Lightly breaded eggplant stuffed with ricotta cheese, bacon and sautéed spinach topped with marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese.
USD 13.95
Shrimp Scampi
Eight large shrimp sauteed with fresh garlic and olive oil served over organic baby spinach.
USD 13.95
Classic Shrimp Cocktail
Small - 6 USD 10.95
Large - 12 USD 16.95
Add to any salad: Grilled Chicken Breast $6.95, Grilled Shrimp (6) $8.95 or Grilled Salmon $9.95
The Wedge
Wedge of butter lettuce topped with gorgonzola cheese crumbles, bacon bits, sweet onion and house blue cheese dressing.
USD 7.95
Greek Salad
Garden fresh greens, feta cheese, red onion, tomatoes, zucchini and kalamata olives. Served with Greek dressing.
Full USD 9.95
Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce, parmesan cheese and croutons tossed with Caesar dressing.
Full USD 8.95
Spinach Salad
Fresh spinach with mozzarella cheese, prosciutto, fresh mushrooms, tomatoes and sliced egg. Served with tomato bacon dressing.
Full USD 9.95
Mama Diana's Tortellini & Meatball Soup
Cheese tortellini with house meatballs, fresh spinach and tomato in a seasoned chicken broth.
Bowl USD 6.95
All Entrees are served with fresh baked bread basket and one complimentary Tomato Bruschetta. Add a Garden Salad with Entree for $3.95
Pasta Alfredo
Fettuccine tossed our our housemade parmigiano cream sauce.
Fettuccine USD 12.95
Chicken USD 16.95
Shrimp USD 18.95
Mushroom USD 13.95
Broccoli USD 14.95
Chicken & Broccoli USD 17.95
Traditional Gnocchi
Potato gnocchi topped with tomato sauce, served with house meatballs & Italian sausage.
USD 16.95
Mediterranean Pasta
Artichoke hearts, kalamata olives, fresh tomatoes, garlic and feta cheese sauteed in a white wine butter sauce, served atop linguine pasta.
Pasta USD 14.95
Chicken USD 17.95
Shrimp USD 19.95
Spaghetti with your choice of our house meatballs, Italian sausage, meat sauce or housemade tomato sauce.
Tomato Sauce USD 10.95
Meatballs USD 14.95
Meat Sauce USD 14.95
Italian Sausage USD 15.95
Meatballs & Italian Sausage USD 15.95
Angel hair pasta with ripe plum tomatoes, fresh basil and garlic.
Marinara USD 13.95
Chicken USD 17.95
Shrimp USD 19.95
Baked Ravioli Alfredo
Cheese ravioli filled pasta topped with our housemade parmigiano cream sauce.
USD 15.95
Baked Ravioli
Ravioli topped with marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese.
Cheese Ravioli USD 15.95
Beef Ravioli USD 16.95
Homemade beef and lasagna topped with homemade tomato sauce and melted mozzarella cheese
USD 15.95
Baked Cannelloni
Homemade pasta stuffed with seasoned beef and topped with housemade tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese.
USD 15.95
Southwestern Shrimp Fettuccine
Large shrimp with green chile, crushed red peppers and parmigiano cream sauce tossed with fettuccine pasta.
USD 19.95
All Entrees are served with fresh baked bread basket and one complimentary Tomato Bruschetta. Add a Garden Salad with Entree for $3.95
Frutti Di Mare
"Fruits of the Sea" Linguine with shrimp, clams, calamari and mussels in you choice of spicy marinara sauce or garlic butter white wine sauce.
USD 29.95
Lobster Ravioli with Shrimp
Lobster and ricotta filled ravioli topped with sauteed shrimp in a brandy cream sauce.
USD 22.95
Linguine with Clams
Linguine pasta with a combinations of sauteed little neck and baby clams in your choice of marinara or white wine sauce.
USD 18.95
Jumbo shrimp sautéed with garlic, olive oil, butter, tomatoes and scallions nestled in a bed of linguine pasta.
USD 19.95
Romano Encrusted Salmon
Fresh salmon encrusted with imported romano cheese then oven baked and topped with a sweet pepper cream sauce served with vegetables.
USD 24.95
Pinon Pesto Salmon
Grilled fresh salmon topped with a pine nut pesto sauce, served with angel hair pasta.
USD 24.95
Grilled Salmon
Served a top a bed of fresh spinach with pesto olio on the side and your choice of spaghetti with tomato sauce or seasoned vegetables.
USD 23.95
Salmon Florentine
Fresh grilled salmon atop angel hair pasta, with sautéed spinach, mushrooms and tomatoes in a garlic-butter sauce.
USD 24.95
Your choice of chicken breast or jumbo shrimp sautéed with capers in a lemon butter white wine sauce and your choice of spaghetti with tomato sauce or seasoned vegetables.
Chicken USD 18.95
Shrimp USD 21.95
Your choice of chicken breast or jumbo shrimp sautéed with roasted bell peppers, black olives, mushrooms, romano cheese and garlic in a white wine butter sauce. Your choice of spaghetti with tomato sauce or seasoned vegetables.
Chicken USD 18.95
Shrimp USD 21.95
Served with spaghetti with tomato sauce or seasoned vegetables.
12 Ounce Ribeye Steak
Well marbled and juicy - A steak lovers favorite.
USD 24.95
French Cut Pork Chops
Delicious pork chops, grilled and topped with a chianti mushroom pan sauce.
USD 22.95
Steak Temperatures
RARE: Very red with cool center, MEDIUM RARE: Red with a warm center, MEDIUM: Warm with a pink center, MEDIUM WELL: Slightly pink center, WELL DONE: Cooked through
For guests 60 years and over. Senior dinners include salad and ice tea or coffee. Dine-In Only.
Chicken or Eggplant Parmigiana
Hand breaded chicken or eggplant topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese.
Baked Ravioli
Round cheese filled pasta topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese.
Fettuccine Alfredo
Fettuccine pasta tossed in our housemade parmigiano cream sauce.
Spaghetti & Meatballs
Spaghetti with housemade meatballs & tomato sauce.
Breaded fresh cod, lightly fried; served with vegetables and tartar sauce.
Housemade beef and sausage lasagna topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese.
BAMBINI - $6.95
For guest 10 years old and younger. Includes soft drink & a scoop of ice cream (Cookie if it is ordered to-go). Kids Milk / Chocolate Milk is $1.50 each.
Ziti Pasta with Alfredo Sauce
Ziti Pasta with Chicken & Alfredo Sauce
Chicken Breast Strips with Fries
Baked Ravioli
Spaghetti & Meatballs
Macaroni & Cheese
"Our Focus is on Quality Ingredients, Great Atmosphere & Personal Service." Family recipes straight from Nona’s kitchen - that’s how we’d describe our food at Joe’s Pasta House. Over 20 years, we’ve been sharing our award-winning family recipes with our community, including some from our father’s bakery back in NYC. Some of our dishes are traditional Italian-American favorites, some are more authentic to both Northern and Southern Italy, and others have the perfect amount of New Mexican flair to make you feel right at home. That means we serve natural hand-cut steaks, chops, and flown in fresh seafood . That also means we make amazing Green Chile Chicken Ravioli. The atmosphere we’ve created
$7 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was great, food was wonderful and as a bonus, we were both provided a delicious cannoli to celebrate our anniversary. Don't hesitate to go. (The staff all followed safe protocol.)

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed March 29, 2020

Because of the virus, we were able to get ( pick up) four separate meals !birthday pasta from Joe’s pasta House selection of delicious food which we ate and enjoyed for two days or three it was very delicious and very clean testing no diseases...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed January 19, 2020 via mobile

My buddy told me that this was the best local Italian restaurant in Rio Rancho. He was not wrong. The wait staff was friendly courteous and efficient. It felt like an Italian location. The food was superb. I had the linguine with White clam sauce...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 11, 2020

Fabulous food (try the eggplant parm!), excellent service and a consistently great experience. It's a warm, cozy place, and Joe is almost always there, making sure everything is just right.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 7, 2020 via mobile

This place is great! I bit pricey, but you pay for good food. I would totally go here again. I had the Diablo whatever and it was yum.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed January 4, 2020 via mobile

Traveling thru and thought this place looked good enough. Was near our hotel. We’re we surprised. I had flatiron steak which was over a bed of sautéed red peppers and a red wine reduction over. Just excellent. My wife had Mediterranean pasta. Also excellent. Staff...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 13, 2019

My husband and I had a very good dinner here a few years ago and decided to see if anything had changed. The dining area was the same with tables and half booths but this time, there was a beautifully decorated Christmas tree present. The...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 10, 2019

We ate here twice recently, and everything nice I said about the place in my last review in 2018 still applies. Nice fine-dining atmosphere, well-prepared Amer-Ital food in generous portions, and reasonable prices for both the food and their well-matched wine list. We enjoy every...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed December 6, 2019 via mobile

Words can’t do this restaurant experience justice. From the complimentary bread at the beginning, to the salad, it was all exquisite. The staff was attentive and wine delicious. If you’re in the area definitely stop by!

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 2, 2019 via mobile

Everything on the menu sounded wonderful, so I asked my server to surprise me. She brought the romano encrusted salmon and sauteed veggies. It was to die for. Friends had fabulous Mediterranean pasta and lasagne. All were absolutely wonderful. Can't imagine you could get anything...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Crystal B
August 9, 2016|
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Response from KC and Joe G | Property representative |
Absolutely, we have our Lunch menu available until 3pm Monday-Saturday and our dinner menu is available open-close.
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