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Lemoncello Italian Restaurant & Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Three Tender Beef, Pork & Veal Meatballs Topped with Homemade Tomato Sauce & Asiago
Sliced Mozzarella, Tomatoes & Basil with a Touch of Salt, Olive Oil & Balsamic Reduction
Lightly Grilled Ciabatta Bread Accompanied with Fresh Tomatoes, Olive Oil, Garlic, Basil & Fresh Parmigiano
Artichoke French
Artichokes Sautéed in a Lemon & Sherry Sauce, then Sprinkled with Cheese & Fresh Parsley
Sauteéd Greens & Beans
Escarole, Cannellini Beans, Italian Sausage & Parmigiano
Drunken Shellfish
Clams, Mussels, Shallots, Garlic & Herbs Sautéed in White Wine
Arancini Feature
Three Lightly Breaded Rice Balls with the Chef's Choice Stuffing; Allow Your Server to Describe it for You
Fried Calamari
Sicilian-Style Fried Squid Tossed with Banana Peppers, Kalamata Olives & Asiago Cheese, Served with Fresh Tomato Sauce
Calamari Misto
Squid Sautéed with Kalamata Olives, Banana Peppers & Herbs in a Light Marinara Sauce
Margherita Focaccia
Olive Oil, Sliced Roma Tomatoes, Garlic, Fresh Mozzarella & Basil
Caesar Salad
Fresh Romaine Lettuce Tossed in a Classic Caesar Dressing, Asiago & Parmesan Cheese with Croutons (Dressing Made with Anchovies)
Chicken Spinach Salad
Grilled Chicken, Fried Goat Cheese & Tomatoes Over Spinach, with Our Slightly Sweet & Tangy Lemoncello Dressing
Romaine & Shrimp Salad
Sautéed Mini Shrimp, Mushrooms, Pancetta & Diced Tomatoes, Over Grilled Romaine with Balsamic Dressing
Add Meat: Sausage $3, Chicken $5, Meatballs (Two) $6, Jumbo Shrimp $9, Scallops $9. Served with a complimentary mixed greens side salad. Add Romaine $2, Add Caesar $3, Add Soup $4
Manicotti con Ricotta
Two Delicate Homemade Pasta Crepes Filled with Cheese & Topped with Our Homemade Tomato Sauce
Penne Puttanesca Piccante
Capers, Olives, Anchovies & Eggplant Tossed in a Spicy Tomato Sauce
Spaghetti all' Amatriciana
Handmade Spaghetti Tossed with a Traditional Roman Sauce, Based with Pork, Asiago Cheese, Tomatoes & Onions
Spaghetti & Meatball
Meatball is Made with Veal, Beef, Pork & Bread Crumbs & Served with Our Homemade Tomato Sauce
Lasagna Campagnola
Layered Pasta with Three Cheeses & a Light Meat Ragu Sauce Made Daily & Cooked to Perfection
Linguine Vongole
Handmade Linguine with a Healthy Portion of Clams in Either Our Red or White Clam Sauce
Ravioli alla Mamma
Cheese Filled Pasta Tossed with Aglio E Olio, White Wine, Artichokes, Arugula & Grape Tomatoes
Greens & Beans Pappardelle
Escarole with Cannellini Beans, Italian Sausage & Parmigiano, Tossed with Pappardelle Pasta
Portobello Pasta
Handmade Linguine with Sliced Portobello & Moonlight Mushrooms, Arugula & Truffle Oil, Sautéed in a Light Alfredo Sauce, Crowned with Arugula, Ricotta Salata & Grape Tomatoes
Served with a complimentary mixed greens side salad. Add Romaine $2, Add Caesar $3, Add Soup $4
Penne Rigata
Handmade Spaghetti
Handmade Linguine
Cheese Ravioli
Handmade Ricotta Gnocchi
Gluten-Free Penne
Creamy Pesto
Vodka with Peas & Pancetta
Meatballs (Two)
Jumbo Shrimp
Bolognese Sauce
Served with a complimentary mixed greens side salad. Add Romaine $2, Add Caesar $3, Add Soup $4. Choice of House Lemoncello Dressing, Balsamic, Italian, or Oil & Vinegar. Add Crumbly Bleu $2
Chicken $20.0
Veal $22.0
Shrimp $25.0
Artichokes, Olives, Sun-Dried Tomatoe & Spinach, With Lemon & Cream Over Homemade Linguine
Chicken $20.0
Veal $22.0
Shrimp $25.0
Homemade Linguine Tossed With a Spicy Tomato Sauce, Garlic, Red Peppers & Caramelized Onions
Chicken $20.0
Veal $22.0
Ricotta Layered Eggplant $19.0
Breaded, Pan-Fried & Topped With a Homemade Tomato Sauce & Mozzarella, Accompanied With Handmade Spaghetti
Chicken $20.0
Veal $22.0
Sautéed Mushrooms in a Marsala Sauce, Served With Potatoes & Vegetables of the Day
Chicken $20.0
Veal $22.0
Delicately Battered With Lemon & Sherry Sauce Over Handmade Linguine
Chicken $20.0
Veal $22.0
Breaded, Pan-Fried & Topped With a Bruschetta Mix, Arugula, Olive Oil & Lemon Juice, Served With Potatoes & Vegetables of the Day
Served with a complimentary mixed greens side salad. Add Romaine $2, Add Caesar $3, Add Soup $4
Shrimp French Pappardelle
Jumbo, Hand-Battered & Butterflied Shrimp, Tossed With Garlic & Spinach, in a Lemon White Wine Sauce Over Pappardelle Pasta
Coniglio alla Cacciatore
Fresh Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Carrots, Fresh Rosemary & Peppers With Tender & Savory Braised Rabbit
Prosciutto Wrapped Salmon
Pan-Seared Salmon Wrapped in Prosciutto, Topped With Arugula, Accompanied With One Pan-Seared Jumbo Shrimp & Scallop, Vegetables & Potato of the Day
Cioppino Traditionalea
A Deep Dish of Scallops, Shrimp, Mussels & Clams With Fresh Herbs & Garlic in a Tomato Broth
Pork Osso Buco
Braised Pork Accompanied With Vegetables Over Creamy Risotto
New Zealand Rack of Lamb
Rubbed With Roasted Garlic & Herbs Over Potatoes & Vegetables, Drizzled With Balsamic Reduction
Lobster Florentine
6 oz. De-Shelled Aragosta Tail With Pappardelle Pasta, Spinach, & Creamy Lemon Wine Sauce, Crowned With Two Shrimp
Price Varies
Risotto Feature
We Will Use the Seasons Freshest Ingredients to Delicately Prepare a Daily Risotto Feature. Please Allow the Server to Describe it For You
Penne with Butter
Penne with Red Sauce & One Meatball
Kids Cheese Focaccia
Kids Pepperoni Focaccia
Considered one of the most authentic Italian restaurants in Monroe county. A place where visiting Italians are referred to for a meal most resembling home.Dinner Monday-Sunday starting at 4pm. Happy Hour Monday-Sunday 4pm-7pm in Bar Room only. Beautiful Patio in the warmer months as wellLive Music. See Website
$15 - $35
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Drinks, Dinner
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews shrimp pasta pappardelle limoncello cake beans house salad chicken french soup dining room i'm glad truffle oil just the right amount live music outdoor seating large party italian cuisine looking forward to my next visit
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon entering you will be faced with the bar area which also hosts music when they have it. Check their website for times and dates of music. The bar is large enough that if you have to wait for a table they should be able...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an incredible meal! We have been several times now and haven’t been disappointed yet. Tonight we went with some friends to celebrate a birthday. I ordered the Shrimp French Parpadelle, my one complaint was there wasn’t more of it! The French sauce was light...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sheenaw218
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first visit to this fantastic restaurant. From the appetizer to the meal it was a great experience. To top it off we had a great waitress who sequenced the dinner perfectly. The sauce was sweet and the meal was huge. You have to try...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JAr48
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely will return. Great food, great cocktails, great service! This will be a new favorite for us!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JER367
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Friends who live locally took us to this lovely and homely family style restaurant. Luckily we only ordered 2 starters for the 4 of us to share. As they were LARGE and delicious, especially the meatballs. The main courses we all delicious and we received...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank carolrogerwilkinson
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Not the biggest fan of most pizza, but this was the best pizza ever....not only they my vote...they will be my #1 place to take family, friends.....

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Joseph P
Reviewed November 5, 2018

We were there on a Saturday night about 6pm, place was busy for the whole 2 hours we were there. The staff from the owner/maitre'd, bartender and wait staff were very pleasant, welcoming and accomodating. Although very busy, no one seemed rushed or overwhelmed. This...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tjcuse
Mass1974, Owner at Lemoncello Italian Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you for tour review. We appreciate the kind words from the service to the food to the ambiance. I feel your comment really captured the essence to what we try to provide. Good service but not rushed, great tasting food as it takes time...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Last 3x we have been here we had to wait so long for our food. Food is great which is why we went back. Not sure we’ll try again for dinner. Perhaps take out or lunch.More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank bclemente2017
Mass1974, Owner at Lemoncello Italian Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thank you for the response. We appreciate your feedback. Yes the food is very good but it takes a while longer when we have to modify or substitute menu options especially during peak times. It effects service but we will be constantly trying to figure...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018

A busy Saturday night but we weren’t rushed after agreeing to sit at a bar table. The waitress was very friendly and attentive and went out of her way—sample of wine, extra olives, Happy Hour drinks menu that we had not initially received. Pineapple mule...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank IslandTraveler8
Mass1974, Owner at Lemoncello Italian Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thank you for the review, we aporeciate it. Glad you enjoyed food, service and music. Marco is fantastic. Ohhhh, sorry, i was the host Saturday and I was completely entrenched in trying to fix a computer issue while the place was packed so my fault...More

Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Had read mixed reviews on their Facebook page and heard mediocre feedback from friends. We sat outside at a nice quiet table for two that was soon surrounded by two tables with 5-6 loud people each. We could not converse for the noise. Service was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Mass1974, Owner at Lemoncello Italian Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Sorry to hear about your experience. The summer season is great for the patio but I know folks sometimes don’t like to sit in busy, loud restaurants. May I suggest 4pm any day of the week. We would be more apt not to get busy...More

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Sheila B
September 16, 2016|
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Response from Mass1974 | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay. It's a casual place where folks feel comfortable in jeans, slacks, shorts or suits. We just ask, no tank tops on gentlemen.
April 7, 2015|
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Response from Edward2020 | Property representative |
Yes. TUESDAY is no corkage fee. The other nights we charge $10 a bottle. Massimo
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