Ciao Bella Boston 240A Newbury St. Boston, MA 02116 • 617-536-2626

Cuisine
Italian

Neighborhood
Back Bay

Cross Street
Fairfield

Ambiance
Up-Scale Casual

Dress Code
Business Casual

Features
Weekend Brunch
Outside Garden / Patio
Bar Dining
Full Bar

Reservations
Suggested

Parking
Valet (charge)

Payment Methods
AMEX
Dinners Club
Discover
Mastercard
Visa

Private Rooms
please call

Hours
Monday - Wednesday & Sunday
11:30am - 11:00pm

Thursday - Saturday
11:30am - 11:45pm

 

SAMPLE DINNER MENU
Menu is subject to change

ZUPPE

Minestrone
Fresh-made vegetable soup. $6.95

Zuppa del Giorno
Soup of the day. $6.95

ANTIPASTI

Involtini di Melanzane
Thinly sliced, baked, breaded eggplant, stuffed with ricotta and
parmigiano, topped with pomodoro sauce. $11.95

Formaggi e Frutti
Selection of Italian cheeses served with fresh fruit and crostini. $10.95

Chilled Calamari
Olive oil and lemon marinated calamari, served with Kalamata olives,
artichokes, tomatoes, and fresh greens. $11.95

Antipasto
Salami, Italian tuna, beans, procsiutto, provolone, black olives,
marinated mushrooms, anchovies, piedmont tomatoes, cucumbers,
romaine lettuce. $14.95

Funghi Portobello
Portobello caps sauteed in olive oil, garlic, lemon, white wine, roasted
red peppers and fresh spinach. $12.95

Pan-Seared Jonah Crab Cakes
Native Cape Cod crab sered with a citrus butter sauce, fresh greens,
and mango salsa. $14.95

Bruschetta di Pomodori
Tomatoes, garlic, mozzarella, and fresh basil, tossed in extra virgin
olive oil, served over crostini. $10.95

Carpaccio Della Casa
Thinly sliced raw beef with capers, Pecorino Romano cheese, celery,
lemon juice, and olive oil. $10.95

Fagottini di Aspargi al Forno
Baked asparagus spears wrapped with prosciutto, topped with fresh
mozzarella and balsamic drizzle. $11.95

Gamberi Ciao Bella
Extra large breaded oven-baked shrimp, with a garlic cream sauce,
red bell peppers, and onions. $15.95

Mozzarella all Caprese
Mozzarella di Bufala with vine-ripened beefsteak tomatoes, fresh basil,
and mixed seasonal greens. $15.95

Cozze in Brodo
Steamed mussels in a light mustard cream sauce, served with garlic
bread. $13.95

Seared Scallops with Sun-Dried Tomato Mascarpone Ravioli
Georges Bank natural scallops with fresh basil and a tomato garlic
cream sauce. $13.95

Seared Shrimp with Angel Hair Pasta
Extra-large shrimp sauteed with tomatoes, basil, toasted pine nuts,
and a garlic white wine sauce. $15.95

INSALATE

Insalata Della Casa
Romaine, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, and house dressing. $6.95

Cesare
Romaine lettuce with our own Caesar dressing. $9.95

Insalata Mista
Mixed seasonal greens, prosciutto, pignoli nuts, and Romano cheese,
with a warm balsamic vinaigrette. $10.95

Insalata di Spinaci
Fresh spinach salad with bell pepper, tomatoes, blue cheese, walnuts,
lemon juice, and extra virgin olive oil. $10.95

Grilled Pear, Raspberry and Goat Cheese Salad
Mixed greens, shaved fennel, cherry tomatoes, crisp cucumber and a
champagne vinaigrette. $12.95

PASTA
(Whole wheat penne available!)

Spinach Fettuccine Carbonara
Cream, pancetta, fresh peas, Parmigiano. $19.95

Fettuccine con Funghi Porcini
Porcini mushrooms, cream, shallots, red wine. $19.95

Fettuccine Alfredo
Cream, butter, Parmigiano and Pecorino
Romano cheese, black pepper. $19.95

Linguine Aglio, Olio e Olive Nere
Extra-virgin olive oil, Italian black olives,
basil, garlic, tomatoes. $16.95

Linguine ai Gamberetti
Shrimp, red bell peppers, red onions, garlic, cream, chopped tomatoes. $22.95

Spaghetti al Pomodoro Fresco
Basil, pignoli nuts, Parmigiano, cream, garlic. $14.95

Penne Bolognese
Tubes of pasta in a hearty meat sauce with mushrooms. $18.95

Pasta Primavera with Whole Wheat Penne
Pepper, mushrooms, zucchini and summer squash with cream,
Parmigiano, and Pecorino Romano cheeses. $18.95

Cioppino di Frutti di Mare Fra Diavolo
Seafood bouillabaisse with calamari, shrimp, and mussels in a spicy
saffron tomato sauce over linguine. $22.95

Penne Pasta Over Chicken, Broccoli, and Mushrooms
Sauteed chicken breast with a vodka cream sauce and penne pasta. $23.95

Farfalle al Pesto
Basil, pignoli nuts, Parmigiano, cream and garlic. $17.95

Seared Scallops with Tomato-Vodka Cream
Served with baby spinach, penne pasta, Pecornio Romano and
Parmigiano Reggiano cheeses. $22.95

Linguine alle Vongole
Clams, fresh herbs, garlic, and oregano served with a choice of white
wine or marinara sauce. $19.95

Ravioli Specialita
Priced Daily

Lasagna del Giorno
Priced Daily

SECONDI PIATTI

Cotoletta di Pesce Spada (The Ciao Bella swordfish chop)
Special thick-cut swordfish on the bone, with tomatoes, black olives,
fresh basil, and extra-virgin olive oil. WHEN AVAILABLE $36.00

Halibut
Pan-seared halibut filet served with a white wine beurre blanc and
saffron rice. $36.00

Salmone
Grilled or broiled farm raised Canadian salmon, served with vegetable
and potato. $29.00

Veal Ciao Bella
Grilled thin-sliced baby veal served with a Pommerey mustard sauce,
vegetable, and potato. $25.95

Veal Piccata
Sauteed baby veal with a lemon white wine sauce and capers served
over linguine and vegetable. $25.95

Veal Marsala
Sauteed with mushrooms and a rich Marsala sauce, served with
linguine. $25.95

Veal Parmigiano
Sauteed veal, tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, served with linguine. $24.95

Pollo Parmigiano
Sauteed breast of chicken, tomato sauce, mozzarella, served with
linguine. $23.95

Pollo Ciao Bella
Rosemary roasted half chicken served with wild mushroom risotto and
grilled day vegetables. $25.95

Chicken Marsala
Sauteed with mushrooms and a rich Marsala sauce, served with
linguine. $24.95

Pollo alla Limone
Sauteed breast of chicken in a white wine lemon sauce with capers
over a bed of linguine. $24.95

Bistecca New Yorkese
Grilled 16 oz. New York prime-cut aged sirloin, served with vegetable
and potato. $39.95

Filetto do Manzo
10 oz. tenderloin of beef served with vegetables, potatoes, and sauce
of the day. $33.95

Cotoletta di Vitello
World-famous Ciao Bella veal chop grilled and served with vegetable
and potato. $36.95

Pork Tenderloin with Risotto
Pork tenderloin medallions stuffed with prosciutto, served with wilted
spinach and risotto. $28.95

BRUNCH MENU

L'UOVE
(All items served with fresh fruit and potatoes.)

Two Eggs Any Style $7.95

Three Eggs Any Style $8.95

Omelet
Create your own. $9.00
Fillings (Per Item) - $0.50

Frittata Della Casa
Italian crustless egg pie with Portobello mushroom, tomato and Asiago
cheese. $11.95

French Toast
Double-thick slices served with honey-maple syrup. $9.00

French Toast
Our French toast with a fresh banana-rum sauce. $11.95

Eggs Benedict
Poached eggs, Canadian bacon and hollandaise sauce served on a
toasted English muffin. $11.95

Eggs Ciao Bella
Poaches eggs, broiled Salmon, and dill hollandaise sauce over a
toasted English muffin. $14.95

Native Crab Cakes with Poached Eggs
Cape Cod crab served with hollandaise sauce and baby spinach. $17.95

Steak and Eggs
5 oz. grilled filet mignon with poached eggs and grilled vine-ripened
tomato, served on a toasted English muffin with hollandaise sauce. $16.95

OTHER ITEMS

Bagel & Cream Cheese $4.95

Bagel & Lox
Chive cream cheese, tomatoes, and red onions. $8.95

Ham, bacon, Italian sausage or home fries. $3.00

White/wheat toast, English muffin or bagel. $2.00

iNSALATE

Insalata di Spinaci
Fresh spinach, bell pepper, tomatoes, walnuts, blue cheese, lemon
juice and extra-virgin olive oil. $9.95

Insalata Della Casa
Romaine, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, and House dressing. $6.95

Insalata Mista
Mixed seasonal greens, prosciutto, pignoli nuts, romano cheese,
warm balsamic vinaigrette. $11.95

Cesare
Romaine lettuce with our own Caesar dressing. $9.95

Cesare with Chicken or Shrimp $13.95

Grilled Beef Tenderloin and Roasted Corn Salad
Fresh greens, marinated mushrooms, roasted pepper, tomato and
sherry dijon vinaigrette. $16.95

Chilled Yellowfin Tuna and Citrus Salad
Seared, sliced tuna served with greens, cucumber, orange and
grapefruit segments, topped with a luscious citrus vinaigrette.

Insalata alla Formaggio di Capra
Greens, roasted pepper, marinated mushrooms, tomato and goat
cheese drizzled with a red wine vinaigrette. $12.95

SECONDI PIATTI

Veal Parmigiano
Sauteed veal, tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese,
served over linguine. $17.95

Pollo Parmigiano
Sauteed breast of chicken, tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese,
served over linguine. $14.95

Pollo alla Limone
Sauteed chicken breast in a white wine-lemon sauce with capers,
served over linguine. $15.95

Salmone
Grilled or broiled farm-raised Canadian salmon, citrus-butter sauce,
vegetable and saffron rice. $17.00

ZUPPE

Minestrone
Fresh-made vegetable soup. $5.95

Zuppa del Giorno
Soup of the day. $6.95

ANTIPASTI

Funghi Portobello
Portobello mushroom caps sauteed in olive oil,garlic, lemon, and white
wine, with roasted peppers, served over a bed of fresh spinach. $10.95

Bruschetta di Pomodori
Tomatoes, garlic, and fresh basil tossed with extra-virgin olive oil,
and mozzarella, served over crostini. $9.95

Carpaccio Della Casa
Thinly-sliced raw beef, capers, Pecorino Romano, lemon, olive oil. $10.95

Calamari
Olive oil and lemon marinated calamari with tomatoes, olives,
artichokes, and greens. $10.95

Antipasto
Salami, Italian tuna, beans, prosciutto, provolone, black olives,
marinated mushrooms, anchovies, Piedmont tomato, cucumbers,
and romaine lettuce. $13.95

Cozze in Brodo
Steamed mussels in a light mustard cream sauce. $13.95

Buffala Mozzarella alla Caprese
Served with vine-ripened tomatoes, mixed greens, fresh basil and exra-
virgin olive oil. $12.95

PANINI

Ciao Bella Cheese Burger
With Mixed Greens. $9.95

Grilled Chicken Pesto Sandwich
Caramelized onions, mushrooms, fresh greens. $11.95

Chicken Parmigiano Sandwich $10.95

Grilled Portobello and Fresh Mozzarella Panini
Vine-ripened tomatoes with extra-virgin olive oil. $11.95

Fresh Mozzarella, Vine-Ripened Tomato and Pesto Panini
Basil, pine nuts and olive oil. $10.95

Prosciutto and Fresh Mozzarella Panini
Vine-ripened tomato, fresh basil and olive oil. $11.95

Goat Cheese, Tomato and Pancetta Panini
With Italian bacon and vine-ripened tomato. $10.95

Pasta

Spaghetti al Pomodoro
Fresh tomato-basil sauce. $10.95
Add house-made meatballs or sausage. $2.00

Penne Bolognese
Hearty meat sauce with mushrooms. $12.95

Linguine Aglio, Olio, e Olive Nere
Olive oil, tomatoes, black olives, basil, and garlic. $12.95

Farfalle al Pesto
Basil, pignoli nuts, Parmigiano, cream, and garlic. $12.95

Linguine alle Vongole
Clams, fresh herbs, garlic, and oregano topped with choice of white
wine or marinara sauce. $13.95

Spinach Fettuccine Carbonara
Cream, pancetta, fresh peas and Parmigiano. $13.95

Pasta Primavera with Whole Wheat Penne
Pepper, mushrooms, zucchini and summer squash with cream,
Parmigiano and Romano cheese. $13.95

Fettuccine Alfredo
Cream, butter, Parmigiano and Pecorino Romano cheese with black
pepper. $13.95

Farfalle Pasta with Chicken
Sauteed chicken breast with red pepper, peas, fresh basil, olive oil and
bowtie-shaped pasta. $14.95

Linguine ai Gamberetti
Sauteed shrimp, roasted red pepper, red onion and fresh tomatoes
with a garlic cream sauce. $18.95

Seared Scallops with Tomato-Vodka Cream
Served with baby spinach, penne pasta, Pecornio Romano and
Parmigiano Reggiano cheeses. $18.95

Lasagna del Giorno $14.95
Ravioli Specialita Priced Daily