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Buono Appetito Italian Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016 Winner
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SOUP, SALAD & APPETIZERS‎
$9.00
Prosciutto Platter
La quercia prosciutto rossa, gorgonzola stuffed figs, toasted walnuts & arugula.
$9.00
Fried Calamari
Lightly floured calamari fried & served w/ tomato sauce.
$8.00
Chicken Wings
One pound plain, mild, hot or garlic parmesan.
$10.00
Shrimp
Five‎ large shrimp, grilled, fried or cocktail style.
Small $10.00
Large $13.00
Antipasto Salad
Romaine lettuce w/ sopressata, ham, pepperoni, black olives, green olives, onions, pickles & topped w/ mozzarella cheese.
$4.00
Bowl $5.00
Soup of the Day Cup
$6.50
House Salad
Romaine lettuce, shaved carrots & mozzarella cheese served w/ choice of homemade dressing.
$6.50
Chicken $13.00
Calamari $13.00
Shrimp $13.00
Caesar Salad
Larger portions served w/ chicken, calamari or shrimp
SMALL PLATES‎
One for $6.00
Three for $15.00
Five for $20.00
Grilled Fennel Sausage
Homemade fennel sausage, onions & peppers charred on the grill.
One for $6.00
Three for $15.00
Five for $20.00
Citrus Salad
Arugula, orange, fennel, carrots, grana padano cheese, lemon & olive oil.
One for $6.00
Three for $15.00
Five for $20.00
Beet & Arugula Salad
Warmed beets over arugula salad dressed w/ truffle oil, balsamic reduction & goat cheese.
One for $6.00
Three for $15.00
Five for $20.00
Fried Brussel Sprouts
Brussel sprouts fried w/ capers, garlic, parsley & lemon juice
One for $6.00
Three for $15.00
Five for $20.00
Steak & Shrimp Crostini
Steak, shrimp, mixed olive tapenade & red hen crostini.
One for $6.00
Three for $15.00
Five for $20.00
Pan Fried Meatballs
Meatballs‎ pan fried in olive oil w/ tomato sauce & grana padano cheese.
One for $6.00
Three for $15.00
Five for $20.00
Garlic Bread
One loaf of red hen bakery demi baguette w/ garlic butter.
BEVERAGES‎
$7.00
Sangria
$7.00
Heady Topper
$5.50
Shed
$5.50
Founders Reds Rye
$5.50
Trapp Lager
$5.50
Steel Rail
$6.00
Stone IPA
$5.50
Switchback
$4.75
Stella Artois Bottle
$4.75
Peroni Bottle
DESSERT‎
$9.00
Grand Marnier
$8.00
Disaronno Amaretto
$6.00
Sambuca
$6.00
Homemade Limoncello
$2.50
Espresso
$4.00
Leonardo's Sorbet or Gelato
$3.00
Cannoli
$6.00
Tiramisu
$6.00
Fudge Brownie
$6.00
Fried Dough
GLUTEN FREE‎
Sauce $+ 4.00
Gluten Free Pasta
With‎ your choice of sauce add
For a 14" crust $+4.00
Gluten Free Pizza
KIDS‎
Each meal comes w/ a drink 8.00
$8.00
Macaroni & Cheese
$8.00
One Slice of Cheese or Pepperoni Pizza & a Small Salad
$8.00
Two Meatballs in Tomato Sauce w/ a Small Garlic Bread
$8.00
Pasta w/ Tomato Sauce & a Small Garlic Bread
$8.00
Chicken Fingers
PIZZA‎
Choice of white or whole wheat small (12”) or large (16”) gluten free crust available in 10″ only (add 4.00)
White
Whole wheat
Small (12”)
Large (16”)
Gluten free crust $+4.00
Build Your Own Pizza
Small pizza
White
Whole wheat
Small (12”)
Large (16”)
Gluten free crust $+4.00
Build Your Own Pizza
Small pizza
White
Whole wheat
Small (12”)
Large (16”)
Gluten free crust $+4.00
Build Your Own Pizza
Small ½
White
Whole wheat
Small (12”)
Large (16”)
Gluten free crust $+4.00
Build Your Own Pizza
Small pizza
White
Whole wheat
Small (12”)
Large (16”)
Gluten free crust $+4.00
Build Your Own Pizza
Large pizza topping
White
Whole wheat
Small (12”)
Large (16”)
Gluten free crust $+4.00
Build Your Own Pizza
Large ½ topping
$2.00
White
Whole wheat
Small (12”)
Large (16”)
Gluten free crust $+4.00
Slice of Pizza
Add.35 for each topping. (Excludes specialty pizzas).
White
Whole wheat
Small (12”) $10.50
Large (16”) $12.50
Gluten free crust $+4.00
Pizza Bianco
Flatbread crust w/ sea salt, estra virgin olive oil & fresh mozzarella cheese.
White
Whole wheat
Small (12”) $11.60
Large (16”) $14.50
Gluten free crust $+4.00
Pizza Margherita
Fresh mozzarella, tomato sauce, & basil.
PASTA‎
$16.00
Pappardelle Con Salsiccia
Homemade pappardelle w/ house made sausage crumbles & tomato sauce.
$16.00
Spaghetti Carbonara
Pancetta, pecorino romano & eggs.
$16.00
Pappardelle Con Funghi
Homemade pappardelle w/ wild mushrooms in a light tomato sauce.
$16.00
Linguini All’ Amatriciana
Homemade linguini, rendered guanciale, carmalized onions, white wine & a splach of tomato sauce.
$16.00
Linguini Alla Vongole
Homemade linguini, butter, white wine, chili flakes & clams.
Linguini, spaghetti, penne, rigatoni, whole wheat spaghetti or *gluten free penne (*add 4.00).
$10.00
Homemade meatballs $+4.00
House made sausage $+4.00
Pomodoro
Pomodoro is our house made tomato sauce. Add homemade meatballs or house made sausage
$13.00
Lasagna or Ravioli
Ravioli or lasagna w/ ricotta, mozzarella, parmesan & tomato sauce add sausage, meatballs or bolognese add 4.
$14.00
Chicken $19.00
Wild mushrooms $19.00
Bolognese or Alfredo
Alfredo w/ chicken or wild mushrooms bolognese, a slow cooked pork over choice of pasta.
ENTREES‎
$13.00
Gluten free bun $+2.00
Entrees Laplatte River Farm Burger
8oz‎ angus burger served w/ shelburne farms cheddar, caramelized red onions & a dijon spread on a homemade bun, served w/ fries. (Gluten free bun add 2.00)
$27.00
New York Strip Steak
11 Ounces of New York strip served w/ vegetables & homemade pasta.
$28.00
Grilled Lamb Chop
Served w/ polenta & mushrooms.
$20.00
Homemade pasta $+1.00
Chicken Parmigiana
Tender chicken, breaded w/ sauce & mozzarella cheese, served w/ pasta. (Add 1 for homemade pasta).
$16.00
Homemade pasta $+1.00
Eggplant Parmigiana
Sliced eggplant, lightly floured & baked in tomato sauce & topped w/ mozzarella cheese, served w/ pasta. (Add 1.00 for homemade pasta).
$25.00
Homemade pasta $+1.00
Veal Parmigiana
Hand cut veal breaded & baked in tomato sauce & topped w/ mozzarella cheese & served w/ pasta. (Add 1.00 for homemade pasta).
$16.00
Eggplant Parmigiana
Slices of fresh eggplant, lightly battered & then layered w/ tomato sauce & mozzarella served w/ a side of pasta.
$25.00
Blackened Game Hen
Served w/ homemade pappardelle & arugula salad.
$30.00
Chefs Choice
Not‎ sure what to get? Enjoy a choice from the chef! Includes an appetizer, entree & dessert. Allow your server to know of any food allergies or dietary restrictions. (Offered tuesday through saturday)
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

My family and I have been customers of Buono Appetito for almost 35 years. What a disappointment their new restaurant Bella Luna is. Over priced expensive Italian food has replaced the family friendly Buono Italian restaurant. They no longer make pizza and they do not...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Great factory! My husband and I are seniors and got the special rate for $6.00 for the tour. Our guide was funny and knowledgeable. The factory has 10 sewing stations. Each station makes 7 teddy bears a day. One major fact, the teddy bears eyes...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Carol W
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Always very satisfied with our meals and the service. We have a relative that waits table here. Love Italian food!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Nancy B
Reviewed November 1, 2017

We stopped here on our way back from Shelburne Museum and are so happy we did! The restaurant is absolutely charming. Our waitress was a doll, and the food was delicious. We had the pizza and pasta, and it was heavenly. You cannot go wrong...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank SamanthaWilliams75
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Nice food here but cooking time for anything other than pizzas can be very slow. We were told a 45 minutes delay after ordering so ordered a starter and a large pizza to share. Eventually we were asked if they could serve the pizza first...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank grumpygolfer2014
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Staying at a hotel opposite Buono Appatito. As we arrived very late afternoon, we decided to take the easy option and walk across the street to this Italian restaurant. Glad we did as the food was very good and reasonably priced. At first the service...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Chris B
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

This was a convenient place for lunch near Magic Hat Brewery. Very tasty thin crust pizza. Good sauce and not overly cheesy. Good service.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank AndrewComens
Reviewed August 14, 2017

This restaurant serves a lot of old- school classics, done very well. The lasagna is fantastic, no need to add the optional meat choices. We also enjoyed a daily special, chicken with sun dried tomatoes in a delicious sauce over pasta. The Cobb salad with...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank DawnMike19
Reviewed August 3, 2017

We were doing the windshield tour of Shelburne this afternoon and looking for a place for a late lunch, stopped into Buono Appetito purely on a whim. Boy, are we lucky! The restaurant is cute and cozy, looks Italian in a good way (as opposed...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank DeeJayGude
Reviewed August 3, 2017

The cheese ravioli was excellent, according to my wife who is a ravioli specialist. She ordered it with sausage which she enjoyed, as well. I had the spaghetti carbonara and it was disappointing...the sauce was a little too thin. The bread that was served with...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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