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Luna Bella

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS‏
Scallop and Bacon
With lemon rosemary cream sauce
10.00
Sausage Arrabiatta
With peppers, onions, mozzarella and basil
9.00
Fried Calamari
Calamari sauteed with fresh tomatoes, green onion and fresh herbs and tossed in lemon butter sauce
9.00
Boursin Crabcakes
House made crabcakes with boursin cheese and large chunks of fresh crab, served with a spicy tomato burre blanc sauce
9.00
Shrimp Cocktail
Colossal shrimp cooked to perfection and served chilled with our house made cocktail sauce and fresh lemon
12.00
Arancini
Flash fried risotto balls mixed with prosciutto and fresh herbs, stuffed with fontina cheese served on tomato bechamel sauce
9.00
Endive and Pear Salad
crispy Belgium endive with bartlett pears. tossed walnuts. gorgonzola cheese, and champagne vinaigrette
9.00
Wilted Spinach Salad
Wilted spinach with red onions, bacon, dijon mustard, artichoke, red vinegar, and parmesan cheese
8.00
Caesar Salad
Romaine hearts, dressed with our house made caesar dressing, parmesan cheese, warm hominy croutons and fresh lemon
7.00
Mixed Salad
Spring mix lettuce, fresh tomatoes, cucumbers and croutons with our house dressing
5.50
ENTREES
Papperdelle Boscaiola
A slow simmered sauce of tomatoes, proscuitto, cream, porcini mushrooms, and white wine served over papperdelle pasta and topped with parmesan and basil
18.00
Penne Peppernata
Italian sausage, roasted peppers and onions with fresh mozzarella cheese tossed in our house made marinara sauce and served over penne
Spaghetti Meatball Bolognaise
Our large house made meatballs with bolognaise sauce tossed with spaghetti and garnished with basil chiffonade
19.00
Eggplant Parmesan
Crispy breaded‏ eggplant layered with oven roasted tomatoes, mozzarella cheese, and fresh basil then baked in our house made marinara sauce and served with angel hair aglio olio
17.00
Penne Alla Vodka
Fresh blue crab, crispy pancetta, and sugar snap peas sauteed with vodka tomato cream sauce and served with over penne pasta
18.00
Fettuccini
Creamy homemade alfredo tossed
12.00
With fettuccini. With chicken+16.00
With shrimp+16.00
Avocado Shrimp Fettuccini
Jumbo shrimp sauteed with roasted tomatoes, fresh avocado, white wine, cumin and lime. Finished with butter and served over fettuccini
20.00
Salmon with Crab
Fresh atlantic salmon pan seared and topped with jumbo crab meat. Topped with cajun cream sauce and served with vegetable of the day roasted fingerling potatoes
28.00
Pan Seared Halibut
Pan seared halibut with pistachio basil butter, served with creamy polenta and fresh vegetables
26.00
Pan Seared Scallops
Pan seared scallops with parmesan risotto, grilled asparagus and lemon butter sauce
26.00
About
Italian/American
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $38
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, American
FEATURES
Television, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Luna Bella is an upscale casual restaurant that serves outstanding food and provides exceptional service. It is a great place for all occasions.... anniversaries, birthday celebrations, business occasions, romantic get a way... or just grabbing a great meal. Cleanliness.... super clean throughout. Service... friendly &...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Freedom775600
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since moving south of the Mason Dixon line some 30 years ago, I have struggled to find great and authentic Italian Cuisine. I have found it at Luna Bella in Hot Springs of all places! The marinara is just like Moma Rossi's from Scranton, PA!

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank bobtheauditor
CindyK364, Owner at Luna Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much. I believe this is our best review yet. We appreciate your business and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this place! Cozy dining room where you can actually hear one another. Jennifer, our server was excellent in every way - pleasant, professional and personable. Nice wine selection! Husband had the warm cabbage salad and eggplant parm and I had the lobster crab salad...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank lrattner2016
CindyK364, Owner at Luna Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this wonderful review

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there with 2 other couples. We have traveled extensively and would rate this small town restaurant up there with any place! Lamb was outstanding and the watermelon salad was delicious and unique. Quaint atmosphere and exceptionally friendly host. Must visit if you are...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Diannabob
CindyK364, Owner at Luna Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent meal as always! My salmon with crab was superb, and my husband’s filet was perfect. Thank you for helping start our new year off on the right foot with the best food. Drinks were yummy and the complimentary glass of champagne was over the...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Jamie S
CindyK364, Owner at Luna Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. We had a great time visiting with you both. We appreciate your business

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do yourself the biggest favor of your life: Go here! Everything down from the real candles on the table, the fabulously friendly owners who checked in on us multiple times, to the EXQUISITE food made this the best restaurant experience of our lives. We are...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank 637kaityc
CindyK364, Owner at Luna Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much. We can’t wait till you return.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

5 of us, each ordered something different. From salad to dessert, everything was over the top delicious! Owners Cindy & Dick attentive as was all of the staff. A definite “must go to” restaurant in Hot Springs!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank roxannebf
CindyK364, Owner at Luna Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this fantastic review. We appreciate your business

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had an absolute great time with the staff of Luna Bella! The staff was personable and friendly! The food was delicious and the ambiance was amazing! I will definitely be back!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank GoldenTraveler314
CindyK364, Owner at Luna Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you

Reviewed December 19, 2019 via mobile

We only had 2 nights in Hot Springs so we went for this restaurant for one. We were pleased with our choices and recommend it to foodies, like us!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Libby T
CindyK364, Owner at Luna Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review. We appreciate your business

Reviewed December 16, 2019 via mobile

Before I talk about how good the food is, let's talk about attention to detail and devout customer service! Lee is an amazing server who is always checking in at the right times and getting wine ready, but doesn't hover! Next, the romantic ambiance is...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank ASharp82
CindyK364, Owner at Luna Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so very mush for taking the time to write such a fabulous review. We loved having you and your husband. We are looking forward to your return. Thanks again

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acbennett75
July 11, 2019|
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Response from colleenw919 | Reviewed this property |
No. I wouldn’t wear flip flops and shorts, but jeans are fine. No jacket required.
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Debbie S
August 28, 2018|
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Response from CindyK364 | Property representative |
We don't have a separate menu to show. We make anything we serve gluten free
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volsfan3534
May 25, 2018|
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Response from CindyK364 | Property representative |
Yes sir we have gluten free entrees. Your server will give them all to you or you may call and speak with Kellie at 501-520-5862 she will be glad to help you Looking forward to seeing you
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