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Mannino's Italian Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$21 - $40
CUISINES
Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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ANTIPASTI / APPETIZERS
Mannino's Crab-Tini*
Truffled Shrimp and Crab Martini - sautéed jumbo shrimp and lump crab meat, white wine citrus white truffle compound butter
17.99
Prosciutto & Fresh Mozzarella*
Fresh house made mozzarella, imported prosciutto ham, EVOO and basil
11.99
Calamari Fritti*
Crispy fried cold water squid tubes with house marinara, parmesan cheese and herbs
12.99
Fried Mozzarella & Zucchini
Battered in our house Peroni beer batter and served with fresh marinara
10.99
Fried Local Oysters
Jumbo fried oysters, capers, sundried tomatoes, parmesan cream, and crispy bacon
12.99
Clams Posillipo*
One dozen Fresh Little neck clams sautéed with garlic, white wine, fresh herbs and crushed red pepper, in ocean clam broth over olive oil roasted bread. Available in red or white broth
12.99
Fresh Mozzarella Bruschetta
Toasted artisan bread topped with marinated tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, & aged balsamic
12.99
Bruschetta con Gorgonzola
Toasted artisan bread topped with marinated tomatoes, Gorgonzola cheese, and aged balsamic
12.99
Roasted Garlic Antipasti Plate*
Warm roasted head of garlic, fresh mozzarella, roasted bell peppers, prosciutto ham, olives, & crusty Italian bread
Small12.99
Large19.99
NY City Sidewalk Sausage & Peppers*
Sautéed sweet Italian sausage, bell peppers, and onions, with marinara and fresh mozzarella
9.99
ZUPPA / SOUP
Mannino's Award Winning Crab Soup
Cup6.99
Bowl10.99
Marsala-flamed French Onion Soup
with fresh mozzarella
Cup4.99
Bowl7.99
INSALATE / SALADS
Add Chicken - $4.99, Jumbo Shrimp (3) - $8.99, Fried Oysters - $6.99, Fried Calamari - $6.99
Apple & Gorgonzola*
Fresh granny smith apples, baby field greens and candied pecans tossed in apricot vinaigrette and topped with gorgonzola cheese
9.99
Caprice Salad*
Roma tomatoes, house made fresh mozzarella and mesclun greens tossed with extra virgin olive oil, fresh basil and aged balsamic
9.99
Insalate Della Casa*
Mesclun greens, Roma tomatoes, baby spinach, carrots, beets, and garlic croutons with choice of apricot vinaigrette, creamy gorgonzola dressing, house Italian, or oil & balsamic
7.99
Classic Caesar*
Romaine hearts tossed with Mannino's Caesar dressing, grated pecorino cheese, & garlic croutons
8.99
PASTA
Gluten-free pasta is available on Entrées for an additional charge of $2.99
Penne Alla Vodka*
Delicate penne pasta tossed with sautéed shallots, Roma tomatoes, and basil in vodka cream sauce
17.99
Tortellini Rustica*
Sautéed mushrooms, artichokes, and sweet Italian sausage tossed in tomato cream sauce with fresh basil
19.99
Spaghetti Pomodoro*
Classic spaghetti cooked to order and tossed with our signature tomato sauce and fresh basil
15.99
Linguine Pesto Genovese*
Fresh house made basil pesto, toasted pine nuts, and pecorino cheese tossed with linguine
17.99
Four Cheese Ravioli
Four Cheese ravioli tossed with our signature marinara sauce topped with fresh basil (also available spicy)
17.99
Fettuccine Con Pollo Alfredo*
Sautéed chicken breast, Italian sausage, and sundried tomatoes in rich garlic Alfredo sauce over fettuccine
19.99
Penne Alla Marinara*
Delicate penne pasta, house marinara, and basil (also available spicy)
15.99
Gnocchi Margherita*
Moist potato dumplings in plum tomato sauce topped with chunks of fresh mozzarella and fresh basil
18.99
Penne Arrabbiata*
Penne pasta tossed with sautéed shallots, garlic, herbs, Roma and sundried tomatoes, and crushed red pepper
16.99
Spaghetti & Meatballs Parmigiana
Spaghetti, Mannino's meatballs, and plum tomato sauce baked together with fresh mozzarella and parmesan cheeses
19.99
PESCE / FISH
Linguine Con Vongole*
Garlic sautéed fresh little neck clams over linguine in your choice of house white or red clam sauce
22.99
Scampi Francese*
Jumbo shrimp lightly egg battered and pan sautéed with lemon, white wine, butter, and your choice of mushrooms or baby artichokes served with penne or spaghetti pomodoro or house vegetable
26.99
Scampi Fra Diavolo*
Jumbo shrimp sautéed with garlic, fresh herbs, and Roma tomatoes tossed with spicy marinara over fettuccine
26.99
Linguine Frutti Di Mare*
Shrimp, clams, and calamari sautéed with garlic, herbs, and Roma tomatoes in sea clam broth with a hint of marinara, over linguine
32.99
AL FORNO
Lasagna Bolognese
Fresh pasta layered with house meat sauce, delicate ricotta béchamel, and fresh mozzarella and parmesan cheeses finished with plum tomato sauce
18.99
Eggplant Parmesan
Parmesan breaded eggplant fried crispy and baked with tomato sauce and fresh mozzarella cheese with penne or spaghetti pomodoro or house vegetable
17.99
Manicotti Formaggio
Fresh pasta stuffed with, ricotta, parmesan, and fresh mozzarella cheeses, baked with chunky tomato sauce
17.99
Portabella Parmesan
Parmesan breaded portabella mushrooms fried crispy and baked with tomato sauce and fresh mozzarella cheese with penne or spaghetti pomodoro or house vegetable
17.99
POLLO / CHICKEN
All chicken entrees are served with complimentary choice of spaghetti, penne pomodoro, or house vegetable. Any substitutions are subject to an additional charge. Gluten-free pasta is available on Sides for an additional charge of $1.99
Pollo Francese*
Chicken breast lightly egg-battered and pan sautéed with lemon, white wine, butter, and your choice of fresh mushrooms or baby artichokes
19.99
Pollo Marsala*
Sautéed chicken breast and fresh mushrooms in Marsala wine sauce with fresh herbs
19.99
Pollo Parmigiana
Parmesan breaded chicken breast fried crispy and baked with tomato sauce and fresh mozzarella cheese
19.99
Pollo Portofino*
Pan fried chicken breast stuffed with prosciutto, fresh mozzarella cheese, and baby spinach topped with mushrooms Marsala
19.99
Pollo Picatta*
Sautéed chicken breast and capers in lemon white wine butter sauce
19.99
Pollo Alla Fresca
Crispy fried chicken breast topped with cool marinated tomatoes and fresh mozzarella over romaine lettuce with balsamic drizzle
19.99
VITELLO/VEAL
All veal entrees are served with complimentary choice of spaghetti, penne pomodoro, or house vegetable. Any substitutions are subject to an additional charge. Gluten-free pasta is available on Sides for an additional charge of $1.99
Vitello Francese*
Tender veal medallions lightly egg-battered and pan sautéed with lemon, white wine, butter, and your choice of fresh mushrooms or baby artichokes
23.99
Vitello Marsala*
Pan seared veal medallions and fresh mushrooms in Marsala wine sauce with fresh herbs
23.99
Vitello Parmigiana
Parmesan breaded veal cutlet fried crispy and baked with plum tomato sauce and fresh mozzarella cheese
23.99
Vitello Saltimbocca*
Pan seared veal cutlet topped with prosciutto ham, sautéed baby spinach and fresh mozzarella baked in sherry sage wine sauce
23.99
Vitello Picatta*
Sautéed veal medallions and capers in lemon white wine butter sauce
23.99
Vitello con Peperoni
Parmesan fried veal, topped with sautéed bell peppers, onions, Italian sausage, and marinara baked with fresh mozzarella
24.99
CHEFS SPECIALTIES
Tortellini Mannino
Cheese tortellini tossed with caramelized onions, wild mushrooms, English peas, & prosciutto ham in parmesan cream
19.99
Vitello & Portabella Stack
Parmesan fried veal cutlet, eggplant, and portabella mushroom, layered with prosciutto ham, basil marinara, and fresh melted house made mozzarella, served with complimentary choice of spaghetti, penne pomodoro, or house vegetable
24.99
Jumbo Shrimp Rosé *
Sautéed jumbo shrimp, mushrooms, prosciutto, caramelized onions, and English peas in a Parmesan rosé cream sauce over fettuccine
25.99
Pollo con Peperoni
Parmesan fried chicken breast topped with sautéed bell peppers, onions, Italian sausage, and marinara baked with fresh mozzarella; served with complimentary choice of spaghetti, penne pomodoro, or house vegetable
19.99
Local Fried Oyster Dinner
Jumbo local oysters lightly breaded and fried crispy with John's sweet chili aioli, Carlos's citrus cocktail sauce, Succop's whole grain honey mustard aioli, served with your choice of two: spaghetti, penne pomodoro, or house vegetable
23.99
LIGHTER APPETITES
Smaller portions; lighter food - Gluten-free pasta is available on Entrées for an additional charge of $2.99
Steve Special*
Sautéed chicken breast, zucchini, and Roma tomatoes, tossed with penne pasta, fresh herbs, and chicken broth
16.99
Linguine Aglio Olio*
Linguine tossed with garlic, EVOO, fresh parsley, and a hint of red pepper
16.99
Scampi Della Casa*
Three sautéed jumbo shrimp in white wine garlic basil butter sauce over linguine
16.99
Penne Semplice*
Sautéed Italian sausage, mushrooms, and zucchini tossed with marinara and penne pasta
16.99
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Sylvia was so pleasant and provided great recommendations for food options..,This is our new favorite restaurant

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 819jodyd
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food is always delicious every time we visit! Diane provides us with exceptional service and has great knowledge of the menu choices. We recommend Manninos in Kempsville to all of our friends for the best Italian food.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank booker0031
Reviewed October 6, 2019

6 of us went here for our last night in VB, Its located in a small strip shopping center. The service was good, food came fast and was very good, The only issue we had was our server mixed of our order on our checks.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank firebear1961
Reviewed September 28, 2019

We liked the intimate/cozy atmosphere, decor, and layout. They have tables, table/booth combos, and booths. They have a bar area with a TV. Service was good. This place was located in a strip mall, so there are plenty of parking spots. We got free bread...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank pawlover
Reviewed September 18, 2019

we stopped by here for dinner the night before the marathon - this is a fantastic restaurant. its a small place but they have such a lovely ambiance. small but very pleasing atmoshphere. My son had the ravioli and it was just amazing. I had...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank ShankerB
Reviewed August 27, 2019 via mobile

Mannino’s was awesome. Hostess greeted and seated us. Diane was great. It was our first time there so she informed us about all of the great choices. She Crab Soup the best we have ever had. Gorgonzola and Apple salad wonderful. Steve’s Special was ordered...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Gloria B
Reviewed August 9, 2019

Went to Mannino’s , from our server Bryce, to the food , it was excellent and the price is fair. I would highly recommend anyone wanting some good pasta , go in sit, relax and enjoy ... oh yeah. Gotta get the Tiramisu it is...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

We have walked by every year thinking “that’s a lot for pasta” but this year we decided to go in and we were not disappointed. The portions are large and delicious, my husband got the She Crab soup because they are known for it and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Linda R
Reviewed August 3, 2019

Don't be deceived by the location in a strip mall--the food at Mannino's is over the top! From the she crab soup to dessert, everything was top rate.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 274marilyng
Reviewed July 23, 2019

We had wonderful service here. The table raved about the She Crab Soup. Bread for the table and nice menu.

Date of visit: July 2019
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wanttogetaway2014
July 7, 2018|
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Response from maxtheknife2012 | Reviewed this property |
i did not notice either, but you can ask John........everything is doable here to make your dining pleasure enjoyable.
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skionVA
February 8, 2017|
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Yes we do have those options and if you speak with your server they can communicate with the chef to help ensure we can try and accommodate your needs.
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August 8, 2016|
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