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Lunch served until 4:00 p.m. – Dinner served after 4:00 p.m.

ARTICHOKE & SPINACH DIP
Served piping hot with lots of cheese & baked Italian toast for dipping 8.95

FRIED RAVIOLI
Eight traditional beef pockets fried & served with marinara 6.95

STUFFED PORTOBELLO MUSHROOM
Stuffed with rich cream cheese, artichoke, pancetta & black olive tapenade. Topped with mozzarella & baked until bubbly 8.95

CRAB CAKES
Two homemade crab cakes served with dijonaise sauce 9.25

ANTIPASTA CAPRESE SALAD
Fresh tomato, mozzarella, and basil 7.25

PAN SEARED TUNA
Seared in olive oil & cracked black pepper & served with a zesty dipping sauce 9.75

EGGPLANT SICILIANO
Generous slices of eggplant, hand breaded & fried. Sprinkled with parmesan & served with marinara 7.50

STEAMED MUSSELS
Mussels in the shell steamed in white wine, bay leaves & lobster stock 9.75

BRUSCHETTA
A nice blend of tomato, onion, & basil mixed with olive oil & seasonings with
parmesan cheese on an Italian crustini 7.95

ITALIAN WEDDING
Acini de pepe pasta and sausage meatballs in a seasoned broth with spinach Cup…3.95   Bowl…4.95

LOBSTER BISQUE
Rich lobster and cream with fresh crabmeat
Cup…4.25 Bowl…5.50

ZUPPA DEL GIORNO
Soup of the Day. Please ask your server for details
Cup…3.95 Bowl…4.95

ZUPPA E INSALATA
The perfect combination of your choice of a cup of soup and a Fresca, House, or Caesar Salad 9.50

BELLA ITALIA HOUSE SALAD
Fresh greens topped with seasonal vegetables and tossed with our signature Italian dressing
Small…7.25 Large…9.50

APPLE PECAN
Seasonal garden greens tossed with balsamic vinegar, topped with red onion, feta cheese crumbles, pecans, and red delicious apple
Small…7.95 Large…9.75

FRESCA
Mixed greens, artichokes, red onion, roasted red peppers, and fresh parmesan tossed in a light red wine vinaigrette
Small…7.25 Large…9.25

SPINACH AND MESCLUN
Fresh baby spinach and mesclun with pancetta, sun dried tomatoes, and red onion in balsamic

CAESAR
Fresh Romaine lettuce tossed with our rich Caesar dressing and focaccia croutons. Topped with freshly grated parmesan cheese
Small…7.95 Large…9.75

HOUSE CHOPPED WITH CHICKEN
Chopped, tossed greens with pancetta, grilled chicken, black olives, red
onion & gorgonzola cheese with our signature Italian dressing
Small…7.95 Large…9.75

 

 

 

 

Sandwiches and Paninis served at LUNCH only

TURKEY AND PROVOLONE PANINI
Turkey and Provolone Cheese served with green leaf lettuce and roma tomato 8.95

ITALIAN CLUB PANINI
Ham, turkey, and pancetta with green leaf lettuce and roma tomato 8.95

BASIL PESTO PANINI
Spinach, mozzarella, tomato, and pesto 8.95

CHICKEN PARMESAN SANDWICH
Breaded chicken breast smothered in alfredo, marinara and melted mozzarella on a hoagie roll 8.95

ITALIAN MEATBALL SANDWICH
Homemade meatballs baked on a hoagie roll with marinara and melted mozzarella 8.95

ITALIAN ROAST BEEF SANDWICH
Slow roasted beef and provolone cheese on a hoagie roll with Italian roast au jus for dipping 8.95

All paninis and sandwiches served with your choice of kettle potato chips or seasoned fries, and a pepperoncini pepper

BAKED PASTA

LASAGNA BELLA
Layers & layers of pasta, meat & four cheeses, covered in marinara
& baked until golden
Dinner:  13.95   Lunch:  9.75

STUFFED SHELLS
Large pasta shells filled with ricotta & romano cheese & Italian
seasonings, topped with marinara, béchamel & mozzarella
Dinner:  13.75   Lunch:  9.50

SEAFOOD CANNELLONI
Three cannelloni shells stuffed with shrimp, scallops & lobster,
topped with alfredo mare sauce
Dinner:  15.50   Lunch:  10.50

PASTA LEONARDO
Grilled chicken, Italian sausage, roma tomatoes, artichokes, &
penne pasta topped with marinara & mozzarella
Dinner:  13.75   Lunch:  9.50

PENNE EUROPA
Penne pasta with grilled chicken, broccoli, black olive, tomato &
artichoke, in a garlic cream sauce topped with mozzarella
Dinner:  13.75   Lunch:  9.50

CANNELLONI
Three cannelloni rolls stuffed with seasoned beef & veal, topped
with marinara, béchamel & mozzarella
Dinner:  13.75    Lunch:  9.50

TOSSED PASTA

LOBSTER RAVIOLI
Lobster & seafood stuffed ravioli, topped with white wine cream sauce
& garnished with sautéed shrimp & fresh chopped basil 15.95

FETTUCCINE ALFREDO
Our homemade alfredo sauce & fettuccine, topped with fresh
grated parmesan Dinner:  12.25    Lunch:  8.50
Add Pancetta…1.95 Add Chicken…1.95
Add Shrimp…3.95 Add Broccoli…1.25

SPAGHETTI MARINARA
Custom make yours with a choice of sausage, meatballs, meat
sauce or our marinara. Topped with fresh parmesan
Dinner:  14.50

Try it baked!

PASTA CARBONARA
Peas, pancetta & red onion tossed in our alfredo sauce with
fettuccini Dinner:  14.25   Lunch:  9.50

CHICKEN & PROSCIUTTO TORTELLONI
Tortelloni stuffed with chicken & prosciutto in a basil pesto cream
sauce 14.25

ANGEL HAIR NEAPOLITAN
Mushrooms, spinach, roasted garlic, basil & sun dried tomatoes
sautéed in olive oil, finished with balsamic glaze 15.25

PASTA MILANO
Grilled chicken, sun dried tomatoes, bowtie pasta & mushrooms
topped with roasted garlic cream sauce
Dinner:  14.50   Lunch:  9.50

All entrees come with complimentary Bella Bread. Add a Bella House, Caesar, or Fresca salad to any entrée for only 3.95

 

 

 

 

SIRLOIN STRIP
Ten ounces of delicious sirloin grilled to perfection, served with
Italian baby baker potatoes & a vegetable sauté 18.95

BELLA RIBEYE
The best of the best. Ten ounces of the most tender of steaks
grilled to your taste. Served with Italian baby baker potatoes & a
vegetable sauté 19.95

TENDERLOIN MEDALLIONS
Filet medallions topped with burgundy mushroom sauce. Served
with Italian baby baker potatoes & a vegetable sauté 19.95

FLORENTINE CHICKEN
Grilled chicken breast topped with spinach & sun dried tomato
cream sauce. Served over cappellini pasta & a vegetable sauté 14.95

POLLO PARMIGIANO
Hand breaded chicken breast topped with marinara, bechemel &
parmesan. Served over cappellini pasta & a vegetable sauté 15.25

SHRIMP SCAMPI
Jumbo shrimp lightly floured & sautéed in lemon garlic butter
& white wine reduction. Served over cappellini pasta with a
vegetable sauté 18.75

SALMON FILETO
Pan seared salmon filet paired with a lemon caper cream sauce,
served over cappellini pasta & a vegetable sauté 18.50

CHICKEN MARSALA
Pan seared breast of chicken with red and green peppers, &
mushrooms in a rich Marsala Wine cream sauce, served over
cappellini pasta with a vegetable sauté 15.95

POLLO DI GOUDA
Hand breaded chicken breast, sauté of red roasted peppers &
mushrooms, with smoked Gouda cream sauce over penne pasta. 15.95

CHICKEN SALTIMBOCCA
Braised chicken breast with prosciutto ham topped with fontina
cheese and served with mushroom marsala risotto 15.95

All entrees come with complimentary Bella Bread. Add a Bella House, Caesar, or Fresca salad to any entrée for only 3.95

 

 

MARGHERITA
Sliced roma tomatoes, fresh basil, parmesan, & mozzarella
Small…9.75 Large…12.75

VERONA
Grilled chicken, fresh roasted garlic, caramelized onions, & pancetta with
alfredo sauce
Small…9.75 Large…12.75

BELLA SPECIALE
Italian sausage, beef, pepperoni, mushrooms, & onion with mozzarella & parmesan.
Small…9.95 Large…13.50

CREATE YOUR OWN PIZZA!
Start with our own marinara & cheese pizza
Small…..8.75 Large…..11.25

ADDITIONAL TOPPINGS
Add 1.00 each

Chicken
Beef
Spinach
Sausage
Pepperoni
Broccoli
Pancetta
Green Peppers
Onions
Black Olives
Mushrooms
Tomatoes
Substitute or Add:
Basil Pesto
Alfredo

 

 

 

All children’s meals include a soft drink or milk for only 7.25!

  • FRIED RAVIOLI
  • CHEESE OR
    PEPPERONI PIZZA
  • BREADED CHICKEN
    STRIPS & FRIES
  • FETTUCCINE ALFREDO
  • SPAGHETTI &
    MEATBALL
  • MACARONI & CHEESE

Ask about our

HAPPY HOUR SPECIALS

Monday through Friday 2pm-6pm

Friday and Saturday 9pm-Close

Lunch Menu PDF:  Click Menu to Download
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Dinner Menu PDF:  Click menu to download

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BELLA ITALIA FAVORITES

Bella Italia Ristorante
20 North Spanish
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
(573) 332-7800
Business Hours
Open Monday-Thursday.......11am-9pm
Friday-Saturday....................11am-10pm
Sunday..................................11am-8pm