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La Piazza

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS​
9.75
Baked Clams Oreganate (6 per order)
Whole baked littleneck clams
10.95
Calamari Fritti (Serves 2)
Golden fried calamari served w/ a side of marinara sauce
7.25
Homemade Mozzarella Sticks (5 Per Order)
Served w/ a side of tomato sauce
3.95
Melted mozzarella cheese +0.80
Garlic Bread
Freshly toasted Italian bread wedges basted w/ chopped garlic, virgin olive oil & seasonings
10.25
Mozzarella Di Casa
Homemade fresh mozzarella layered w/ fresh sliced tomatoes, marinated roasted peppers & basil, drizzled w/ extra virgin olive oil & aged balsamic vinegar
11.25
Zuppa Di Cozze (Red or White)
Fresh cultivated mussels, steamed & seasoned in your choice of a white wine garlic & herb broth or in a fresh garlic & crushed plum tomato broth
13.50
Calamari Arrabbiata (Serves 2)
Golden fried calamari tossed w/ flame roasted peppers in a “spicy” Arrabbiata style plum tomato sauce
7.25
Golden Fried Chicken Fingers (4 Per Order)
Served w/ a side of honey mustard dressing or tomato sauce
10.50
Cold Antipasto (Serves 2)
Tossed garden salad topped w/ fresh broccoli florets, assorted Italian cold cuts, fresh imported cheeses & our “Italian style” dressing
8.25
Bar Pie (Serves 2)
Extra thin whole wheat crust “bar style” pizza topped w/ mozzarella cheese, tomato sauce & imported seasonings (Extra charge for any additional toppings)
SOUPS​
5.75
Tortellini in Brodo
Cheese tortellini pasta served in a light chicken brodino
5.75
Pasta E Fagioli
A “classic” Italian favorite w/ small tubular shaped pasta, white & red cannellini beans w/ a touch of fresh crushed plum tomato, roasted garlic & extra virgin olive oil
5.75
Homemade Vegetable Minestrone
A hearty combination of fresh vegetables & ditalini pasta served in a tomato vegetable broth
SALADS​
Side 4.50
Entree 7.50
Tossed Garden Salad
A combination of iceberg & romaine lettuce, cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, onions, red peppers, mushrooms & black olives drizzled w/ our house “Italian style” dressing
Side 5.50
Entree 8.50
Caesar Salad
Romaine​ lettuce topped w/ homemade garlic croutons, parmesan cheese shavings & dijon Caesar dressing
Side 7.50
Entree 10.50
Pecan Salad
Mesculin greens tossed w/ fresh arugula, honey roasted pecans & gorgonzola crumbles tossed w/ our homemade balsamic vinaigrette dressing
11.50
Buffalo Chicken Salad
Romaine​ lettuce, diced plum tomatoes, shredded carrots & red onions tossed w/ our creamy blue cheese dressing topped off w/ “spicy” buffalo chicken pieces
12.95
Tuscan Bistro Salad
Fresh marinated & grilled skirt steak served over mesculin greens, tossed w/ diced Roma tomatoes, red onions & a touch of imported gorgonzola cheese drizzled w/ our “Tuscan” style Italian dressing
13.95
Caprino Salad
Grilled jumbo shrimp, mesclun greens, roasted peppers, grilled baby asparagus, crumbled goat cheese, cherry tomatoes, red onions, balsamic vinaigrette dressing
PLATTERS & HEROS​
Platters served w/ choice of tossed garden salad or soup or pasta pomodoro
Pasta available w/ bolognese, garlic & oil, marinara, pink sauce or Alfredo sauce 1.50 extra
Hero 8.50
Platter 14.95
Meatball Parmigiana
Hero 8.50
Platter 14.95
Eggplant Parmigiana
Hero 8.50
Platter 14.95
Sausage Parmigiana
Hero 9.25
Platter 15.50
Chicken Cutlet Parmigiana
Hero 9.75
Platter 15.95
Veal Cutlet Parmigiana
Hero 10.25
Platter 16.50
Jumbo Shrimp Parmigiana
Hero 8.75
Platter14.95
Sausage, Peppers & Onions (Red or White)
9.25
Melted mozzarella cheese +0.75
Grilled Chicken or Fried Chicken Club
served w/ lettuce, tomato & “Italian style” dressing (mayonnaise available upon request)
SIDE ORDERS​
Side of spaghetti or penne w/ choice of:
6.25
Spaghetti
Penne
Pomodoro
6.50
Spaghetti
Penne
Garlic & Oil
6.50
Spaghetti
Penne
Marinara
7.25
Spaghetti
Penne
Bolognese
7.50
Spaghetti
Penne
Fried or Grilled Chicken Cutlets (2 Per Order)
6.95
Spaghetti
Penne
“Italian Style” Meatballs Pomodoro (4 Per Order)
2.00
Spaghetti
Penne
Homemade Potato Croquette (1)
3.90
Spaghetti
Penne
French Fries
Vegetable of your choice sauteed in garlic & extra virgin olive oil
PASTA​
All pasta dishes served as listed or w/ your choice of spaghetti, rigatoni, linguine, penne, fusilli, fettuccine, farfalle, pappardelle
Lunch +1.25
Dinner +1.75
Lunch 10.75
Dinner 16.50
Penne Oreganate
Penne pasta tossed w/ fresh shrimp & asparagus sauteed in a “classic” garlic & white wine “scampi” sauce topped off w/ toasted “Italian style” bread crumbs
Lunch +1.25
Dinner +1.75
Lunch 10.75
Dinner 16.50
Pappardelle Al Bosco
Pappardelle (long ribbon shaped pasta) tossed w/ sauteed fresh wild mushrooms in a marsala wine reduction, touch of cream & parmesan cheese
Lunch +1.25
Dinner +1.75
Lunch 8.75
Dinner 13.50
Penne Alla Vodka
Creamy vodka pink sauce sauteed w/ diced imported prosciutto over penne
Lunch +1.25
Dinner +1.75
Lunch 10.25
Dinner 15.95
Penne Madeira
Penne pasta tossed w/ fresh chicken pieces, homemade mozzarella & crushed plum tomatoes, sauteed in a brown Madeira wine sauce
Lunch +1.25
Dinner +1.75
Lunch 10.25
Dinner 15.95
Rigatoni Fiorentina
Fresh chicken pieces, spinach & mozzarella cheese tossed in a creamy pink sauce over rigatoni
Lunch +1.25
Dinner +1.75
Lunch 10.95
Dinner 16.95
Spaghetti Al Cartoccio
Spaghetti pasta tossed w/ fresh shrimp, crumbled sweet sausage, sauteed in a sambuca infused pink sauce, baked & served in a foil pouch
Lunch +1.25
Dinner +1.75
Lunch 11.25
Dinner 17.50
Linguine Shrimp Marinara
Fresh shrimp sauteed in a “traditional” garlic & herb plum tomato sauce over linguine (“spicy” Fra Diavolo style available upon request)
Lunch +1.25
Dinner +1.75
Lunch 10.25
Dinner 15.95
Fusilli Casalinga
Corkscrew shaped pasta tossed w/ fresh broccoli rabe & grilled chicken strips, sauteed in a light roasted garlic & extra virgin olive oil sauce
Lunch +1.25
Dinner +1.75
Lunch 8.95
Dinner 13.95
Penne Melenzane
Penne pasta tossed w/ fresh roasted eggplant sauteed in a unique marsala plum tomato sauce, crowned w/ fresh ricotta cheese
BAKED PASTA​
10.95
Homemade Meat Lasagna
10.25
Baked Ziti
10.95
Baked Cheese Ravioli
10.25
Baked Manicotti
10.95
Baked Ziti Siciliana
With fresh battered eggplant
ENTREES​
Entrees served w/ choice of tossed garden salad or soup or pasta pomodoro (pasta available w/ bolognese, garlic & oil, marinara, pink sauce, alfredo sauce 1.50 extra) (1.50 additional for all side salad substitutions)
Chicken 18.95
Veal 19.95
Marsala
Tender chicken or veal scallopine simmered in a “classic” mushroom & marsala wine brown sauce
18.50
Grilled Chicken Primavera
Fresh breast of grilled chicken marinated in balsamic vinegar & imported seasonings, topped w/ a medley of sauteed fresh garden vegetables
Chicken 18.95
Veal 19.95
Piccata
Tender pan seared chicken or veal scallopine sauteed w/ capers & artichoke hearts in a light white wine, lemon & basil sauce
16.95
Eggplant Rollatine
Fresh battered eggplant rolled w/ seasoned ricotta, baked “parmigiana style” w/ tomato sauce & mozzarella cheese
Chicken 17.95
Veal 18.95
Semi-Freddo
Golden fried chicken or veal cutlets topped w/ a fresh diced plum tomato, red onions & basil “Bruschetta” salad
Chicken 18.95
Veal 19.95
Pizzaiola
Tender pan seared chicken or veal scallopine topped w/ julienne bell peppers & onions, sauteed in a white wine, garlic & crushed plum tomato sauce
Chicken 18.95
Veal 19.95
Shrimp 20.95
Francese
Fresh egg battered breast of chicken, veal scallopine or jumbo shrimp sauteed in a “Classic” white wine, lemon & butter sauce
21.00
Baked Shrimp Oreganate
Fresh​ jumbo shrimp (6 per order) topped w/ “Italian Style” seasoned bread crumbs, broiled in a classic garlic & white wine “Scampi” sauce
19.95
Chicken Rollatini alla Tuscana
Fresh breast of chicken stuffed w/ sauteed spinach & mozzarella cheese, breaded, baked & served in a mushroom & Marsala wine brown sauce
BRICK OVEN PIZZA​
Enjoy our “old world style” 10” personal pizza, prepared w/ only the finest homemade & imported ingredients, baked in our authentic handcrafted “wood-burning” brick oven
9.25
Margherita
Traditional Neopolitan style thin crust pizza topped w/ our crushed “San Marzano” plum tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, basil & a whisper of extra virgin olive oil
10.95
Quattro Stagioni
The “four seasons pizza” includes: tomato basil sauce & homemade fresh mozzarella, topped with: 1/4 artichoke hearts, 1/4 black olives, 1/4 imported “parma” prosciutto, & 1/4 fresh mushrooms
11.50
Quattro Formaggi
Homemade fresh mozzarella, imported Fontina, aged provolone cheese & seasoned ricotta drizzled w/ a touch of fresh garlic oil
10.95
Vegetarian
Tomato​ basil sauce topped w/ a combination of sauteed fresh spinach, broccoli, mushrooms, flame roasted peppers & fresh mozzarella
10.95
Alla Melenzana
tomato basil sauce topped w/ fresh battered eggplant, spotted w/ seasoned ricotta cheese, Reggiano & homemade fresh mozzarella
11.50
Al Portobello
Tomato basil sauce topped w/ portobello mushrooms, grilled chicken strips, & fresh mozzarella drizzled w/ a touch of pesto “di basilico” sauce
10.95
Fra Diavolo
Tomato basil sauce topped w/ fresh mozzarella cheese, crumbled ”Italian style” hot sausage & a touch of sliced cherry peppers
11.95
Prosciutto E arugula
Fresh mozzarella, imported fontina, “parma” prosciutto, arugula, white truffle oil drizzle, shaved Reggiano cheese
10.95
Al Insalata
Crispy thin crust pizza baked w/ low fat mozzarella cheese topped w/ our traditional chopped garden salad, drizzled w/ our ”Italian” dressing
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About
The name you trust, the food you love. We are committed to bringing you the best Pizza in the area, and one of the best dining experiences you can have on Long Island. With locations in Plainview, Merrick and Melville. Call or come in today. No reservations required.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I believe that this restaurant is one of two on LI<'One in Merrick, and this one in Plainview Easy to locate on the main road. Pleasant staff. Nice décor. Place where on can find a great sit down dinner as well as a delicious slice...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank GARY W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They deliver and ordered a pizza pie, pasta primavera and the Mediterranean salad. Be sure to ask them not to burn the bottom of your pizza if you don’t like it black on the bottom. The pasta primavera was delicious and plentiful. The salad was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank seasidegirl603
Reviewed March 20, 2019

I've been going to La Piazza since it opened. I've never had a bad meal, in fact, it's always been great. Wonderful selections. Service is great as is the management. Always busy, so expect a wait, but it's well worth the wait!!!!!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank alfredenewman2015
Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

Long lines, lots of rude people on the lines and the pizza is nothing special. There's always been a lot of hype and I don't understand why !

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank gi0270
Reviewed January 11, 2019

It was a crowded Friday lunchtime but the wait was worth it. Rosemarie made sure we enjoyed our visit from start to finish, being very attentive to our needs. The lunch special offered diners choices from two categories, such as half a pizza with whole...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mirigold
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Great food. Highly recommend any of the food from the menu or any of the pizzas. You can order from the menu or pick up pizza by the slice.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank shf13
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

I have lived in Plainview for 10 years and my family and I have tried all the surrounding pizza places in the area. LaPiazza is run by Italians and it shows. Hands down there isn't any competition in sight.

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

first time here - the line to buy pizza was incredible - short wait for a table for 5 - had the shrimp marinara - nothing special - prices about average

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 810fredf
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Consistently good food! I do recommend the baked ziti, and the pizza is always great! Leave yourself time, as it gets crowded.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kiki667
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Great restaurant, it was a bit of a wait but worth it. The food was fresh and tasty, we really enjoyed our dinner. We would definitely come back here.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank eki-G
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