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Luna Rosa Gelato Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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TODAY'S GELATO FLAVORS‏
Chocolate Velvet
Our signature triple dark but semi sweet chocolate, pure and simple
French Vanilla
Birthday Cake
Stracciatella
Cookies and Cream
Pumpkin Pie
Caramel Latte Crunch
Peanut Royal
Caramella
Triple Fudge Brownie
TODAY'S FEATURED FOOD
Lunch served 7 days from open till 2:45
Mom’s rules of the kitchen 2.00 splitting charge (pasta entrées may not be split) 18% gratuity for parties of six or more
(*) indicates the dish is or can be made gluten free. Please tell your server
$11.95
Meatball Parm Panini
One of our famous family style meatballs fills this hearty sandwich as one of the house favorites
$13.00
Ruben Panini
Shaved Boar's Head pastrami, house made sauerkraut, Russian dressing, & provolone cheese. Topped with a garlic pickle wedge. Includes your choice of side dish
$10.50
French Dip Panini
Thin sliced mid-rare top round with Pepper Jack, Provolone and a home made steak Au-jus on the side for dipping. Includes your choice of side dish
SOUPS‏
Cup $5.00
Bowl $6.50
Cup $5.00
Bowl $6.50
Roasted Tomato and Eggplant Soup
Roasted Roma‏ tomatoes, eggplant, garlic, basil cream, chicken stock and feta cheese
Fresh made daily
$2.50
Garlic Toast (2 Slices)
SALADS
$8.25
Luna Rosa House Salad *
Lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, mom's balsamic vinaigrette
$8.75
Pop's Caesar *
A must try for caesar lovers, made from scratch daily
$10.75
Pop's Chicken Caesar *
With grilled chicken
$10.25
Fancy Nancy Pear (Please Check for Availability) *
Spring mixed greens, romaine lettuce, marinated sweet red pears, crumbled gorgonzola cheese, toasted walnuts, imported, pear balsamic glaze
$10.25
Mandarin Bliss *
Spring mixed greens, romaine lettuce, marinated mandarin oranges, scallions, candied pecans, gorgonzola cheese, dried cranberries, balsamic glaze
$10.25
B.L.T.Blue *
Romaine lettuce, vine-ripened tomatoes, bacon strips, crumbled blue cheese, creamy ranch dressing
$13.95
Capra *
Organic baby spinach leaves, raspberry wine vinaigrette, blackened shrimp, candied pecan encrusted goat cheese dumplings
Additions *
Blackened grilled shrimp +6.25  Top round london broil +6.25  Pan-seared chicken breast +5.75 Fresh bacon +5.25
JUST 4 KIDS‏
Included juice box or tea beverage and choice of side salad, pasta salad, fruit cup or (seasonal side of sliced watermelon or diced cucumber tomato medley with diced red onion in Greek style vinaigrette.) For your child's sophisticated palate. Check with staff for seasonal choices.
$6.00
Grilled Cheese.
A traditional grilled cheese sandwich like your mother used to make. The real pressed on our Chicago Italian style sandwich bread with a little extra virgin olive oil for a nice crisp texture. Served with your choice of side item
$6.00
Four Layer Lasagna
Layered tall lasagna noodles with our signature ricotta cheese blend,  red sauce "Family Gravy" & ground meatball mix baked to a perfect olden color. Served with garlic toast and choice of side item. Kids portion is half the normal size and for kids 10years & under. Not sold togo.
$6.00
Four Cheese Baked Ziti
A blend of four different cheeses and our famous red sauce "Family Gravy" mixed with fresh ziti tube shaped pasta and baked to perfection. Served with garlic toast and choice of side item. Kids portion is half the normal size and for kids 10years & under. Not sold togo.
$6.00
Peanut Butter and Jelly
Every kids favorite made with "Jiff creamy peanut butter" & "Welch's Concord Grape Jelly" Add a glass of Chocolate Milk for a great pairing.
$6.00
Pizza Sandwich
Just like it sounds. Our signature red sauce "Family Gravy" with melted provolone and mozzarella cheese. Add topping just like a pizza for additional charge
$2.25
Milk or Chocolate Milk
With how‏ much milk we go through weekly, we can guarantee it is the freshest you will find in the Greenville restaurant.
SIDE ITEMS FOR ENTREE
$3.25
Seasonal Side*
included with Panini or Pasta entree or sold separately (seasonal side of sliced watermelon or diced cucumber tomato medley with diced red onion in Greek style vinaigrette.) Please check with staff for availability.                                        Togo size is double quantity for 5.00
$3.25
Side Salad *
included with Panini or Pasta entree or sold separately.                                      Togo size is double quantity for 5.00
$3.25
Side Pasta Salad
included with Panini or Pasta entree or sold separately.                                      Togo size is double quantity for 5.00
PANINI (GRILLED AND PRESSED SANDWICHES)‏
on sliced Chicago Italian bread dressed with extra-virgin olive oil served with seasonal fruit, side salad or pasta salad
$8.50
American Cheese
Sliced tomato, fresh bacon
$8.50
Italian Grilled Cheese
Provolone and mozzarella cheese, mom’s basil pesto
$8.50
Tomato
Mozzarella cheese, mom’s basil pesto
$9.50
Deluxe Ham
Baby swiss‏ cheese, deli mustard
$9.50
Turkey Breast
Swiss cheese, fresh bacon, deli mustard or thousand island dressing
$9.50
Pizzanini
Pepperoni, mozzarella‏ and provolone cheese, “the family gravy”
$9.50
Capicola (Italian Dry-Cured Spicy Ham)
Thinly sliced provolone cheese, roasted red peppers
$9.50
Portobello & Basil Pesto
Mozzarella cheese, mom’s basil pesto
$9.50
Eggplant Parmigiana
Mozzarella cheese, “the family gravy”
PASTA
Served with garlic toast and your choice of seasonal fruit, side salad or pasta salad
$10.95
Baked Ziti Quattro Formaggi
A blend of four different cheeses and our famous red sauce "Family Gravy" mixed with fresh ziti tube shaped pasta and baked to perfection. Served with garlic toast and choice of side item.
$11.95
Four Layer Lasagna
Layered tall lasagna noodles with our signature ricotta cheese blend,  red sauce "Family Gravy" & ground meatball mix baked to a perfect olden color. Served with garlic toast and choice of side item.
$2.50
Extra Garlic Toast
4 slices
PIZZAS‏
Tuscan-style (12" personal size, very thin and crispy)
$1.50
Pizza Toppings
Pepperoni, ham, sausage, portobello, onions, peppers, black olives
$2.50
Pizza Toppings
Prosciutto, grilled chick, meatball,
$11.95
Cheese Pizza
Pie cheese plus one topping
$12.95
Pesto Margherita
Mom’s basil pesto, sliced tomatoes
$12.95
Napoletana
First pressed extra-virgin olive oil, sliced tomatoes, topped with basil chiffonade
$13.95
Meat Lover
Pepperoni, sausage, ham
$13.95
Veggie
Portobello mushrooms, peppers, onions
$13.95
Luna
Portobello, eggplant, bacon
$13.95
Manhattan
Grilled chicken, peppers and onions
About
We are temporarily closed and under construction for our new location at 123 South Main St. We plan to open in November. Please watch our website or social media pages for updates.
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Just tried the new location and love the menu and new bar offerings and of course the Gelato is still the best in Greenville.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Greg H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Luna Rosa has always been a good gelato cafe but now that it has moved onto Main Street I suspect that a lot more people will realize how good it is. Prices are reasonable and the staff are friendly.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank mabaker745
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stopped by this lovely establishment dozens of times throughout the years. A scoop of their amazing gelato (the velvet chocolate and pistachio- and the angels sing!), a pear salad on a sweltering day, or a pizza panini on a cold day, EVERYTHING is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Elibird75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In fairness, this restaurant is just starting out. In 30 days all will be great. But - a couple of things need to occur - 1. An outside window on the side of the building needs to be put in place to reduce the amount...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank michaeljez10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the new beautiful location right on main street! Excellent choices of gelato! Definitely check this out if you are in the area and are wanting gelato / icecream. Included a picture of the choices.. it's hard to pick just one!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Y9753TWlisab
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Love the new location. Great menu items for lunch and of course the gelato is fantastic. I love that they let you taste before you buy.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank wandams32
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This is a favorite spot for lunch and of course gelato. It is currently on a side street and could easily be missed but they are in the process of moving to main street. We love the food and the gelato is the best in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank thurst556
Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

They’re always changing out new flavors while keeping the classic ones you love. It’s amazing and light enough you don’t feel guilty about it! Great staff always patient. If you go when there’s no one else waiting they may let you try each flavor!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LittleShrimpBigWorld
Reviewed December 11, 2018

it was Great, better than Ice Cream, rich flavor, and happy employees! Price was good for what you get. We will be back!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dennis I
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The owner is a friendly Italian and the food is authentic! Many flavors of Gelato, very nice local place.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JudieCC
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