Café: 201-825-5835 • Grab & Go: 201-825-5837 • Monday Closed

 

We Serve

Our Italian-American Inspired Eatery Serves Beautifully Prepared, Delicious Wholesome Foods in a Warm, Friendly Atmosphere

Clean, balanced flavors that are delectable and distinctive. Fresh, hand-picked ingredients. Generous portions that are reasonably priced. A warm inviting space. This is the heart of Giovanna’s Café.

Each Menu Selection, Made from Scratch, Draws from Giovanna’s Italian Roots.

Guests enjoy old-fashioned, homestyle cooking. Each of our breakfast items, appetizers, salads, hearty soups, sandwiches, and hot entrees are prepared fresh daily. With a passion for perfection, we use only the finest ingredients picked straight from the butcher, baker, fish store, and farm. We are committed to serving simple goodness that warms the heart.

Come relax and enjoy all that is Giovanna’s Café.

 

We DELIVER! Choose from our menu and call for delivery: 201-825-5837

BREAKFAST FAVORITES:

YOGURT COCKTAILS - $6.50

Choice of low-fat vanilla or Fage Greek yogurt, layered with fresh fruit, honey and natural crunchy granola.

OATMEAL - $4.00 Gluten Free - $6.00

Hot, creamy steel cut oats with brown sugar and raisins.

FRESH FRUIT - $4.75

The finest fruit selections tossed with honey, lemon and fresh mint. 

FARM FRESH EGGS - $5.50

Two local farm fresh eggs served your style. 

Double cut bacon, Taylor ham or link sausages for an additional - $2.50

Add American chese for an additional - $.75

STEAK & EGGS - $14.00

Certified Angus beef, Sirloin Steak, seasoned with herb butter, served with 2 eggs and our delicious home fries.

OMELETS

All omelets and eggs served with Giovanna’s Signature home fries, peppers and onions. Select your choice of English muffin, white, rye, whole wheat, multi-grain or Gluten free bread, served with our Homemade strawberry butter.

Add Gluten free bread for an additional - $1.50

Green Garden Omelet - $9.50

A sautéed blend of diced zucchini, peppers, mushrooms, onions and Vermont cheddar cheese. 

Live It Up Omelet - $9.50

Crispy thick bacon, caramelized onions and a blend of cheddar cheeses. 

Viva L’Italia Omelet - $9.50

Imported prosciutto chopped with red onions, grape tomatoes and fresh mozzarella cheese. 3

La Florentina Omelet - $9.50

Baby spinach sautéed with green scallions, mushrooms and feta cheese. 

Lite and Lively Omelet - $9.50

Fluffy egg whites with steamed broccoli, mushrooms, tomatoes and onions. 

Cheesy Cheese Omelet - $9.50

Variety of cheddar, mozzerella and Swiss.

FRITTATA - $8.50

Idaho potatoes, double cut bacon, eggs and creamy Fontina cheese, served with a side of fruit or salad.

PANCAKES - $6.00/Short Stack $4.50/Gluten Free $7.50

Served with whipped butter.

Chocolate Chip Pancakes ($7.50)

Blueberry Pancakes ($8.50)

WAFFLES - $7.50

Thick Belgian crispy waffle, sprinkled with powdered sugar.

Gluten Free - $9.50

One seasonal fruit topping and whipped cream available - $2.50

FRENCH TOAST - $8.00

Golden slices of thick brioche, custard dipped, dusted with powdered sugar.

Gluten Free - $9.50
One seasonal fruit topping with whipped cream - $2.50 

All served with warm maple syrup.

BREAKFAST SANDWICHES

The Beast - $6.00

Bacon, egg and cheese with homefries on a Kaiser roll.

Egg Sandwich - $3.00

Egg & Cheese Sandwich - $3.50

Egg Sandwich with Bacon, Sausage or Taylor Ham - $5.00

Egg & Cheese Sandwich with Bacon, Sausage or Taylor Ham - $5.50

Add Gluten Free roll for an additional - $2.00

Add a side of Giovanna’s Signature homefries for an additional - $2.50

Add fresh tomato for an additional - $.75

Add fresh tomato or avocado for an additional - $2.00

FRESHLY BAKED GOODS

(Available Only on the Weekend)

Maple Bacon CinnaYumm - $4.00

Cinnamon buns filled with maple bacon drizzled with a sweet, rich cream cheese frosting.

Nutella CinnaYumm - $4.00

Warm and delicious chocolate hazelnut filling in delicate soft cinnamon buns.

Buttermilk Biscuit - $3.00

Freshly baked warm flaky biscuit.

HOT AND COLD APPETIZERS

COLD APPETIZERS

La Paletta for Two - $22.00

Sliced Imported prosciutto, mortadella, hot sopressatta, chunks of Reggiano Parmigiano, fresh ricotta, olives and fig spread, served with Ciabatta bread served on wooden board.

Shrimp and Avocado - $12.00

Fresh jumbo shrimp served with chunks of avocado and red onions, dressed in an olive oil, lemon cilantro vinaigrette.

HOT APPETIZERS

Nonna Maria’s Peppers - $7.00

Roasted red peppers layered with provolone cheese, fresh tomato and fresh herbs.

Mini Arancini - $7.00

Golden fried Arborio rice balls filled with a touch of sausage, peas and mozzarella, dipped in our signature tomato sauce.

Eggplant Rollatini - $7.00

Thin sliced eggplant, filled with creamy, seasoned ricotta cheese, baked with our signature tomato sauce and mozzarella.

SENSATIONAL SALADS

Garden House - $8.50

Chopped romaine and iceberg lettuce, carrots, red and green peppers, vine-ripened tomatoes and cucumbers, tossed with our heavenly house vinaigrette.

Giovanna’s Pick - $12.00

Mixed organic greens, tuna fish, red onion, avocado, cherry tomato, cucumber and hard boiled egg, tossed with lemon vinaigrette.

La Sorrentina - 12.00

Juicy red tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, ripened avocado, red onion and grilled marinated chicken, served over mixed field greens.

Strawberry Fields - $12.00

Strawberries, toasted sliced almonds, tomatoes and Vermont goat cheese, served over spinach and mixed field greens.

Classic Caesar Salad - $12.00

Romaine lettuce, Homemade Focaccia croutons and shavings of imported parmigiano cheese, tossed with homemade Caesar dressing.

Chef’s Favorite -$12.00

Sliced apple, sweet Gorgonzola, cranraisins and walnuts, over mescaline greens in a red wine vinaigrette.

Add grilled shrimp for an additional - $6.00
Add flank steak for an additional - $5.00
Add sliced chicken for an additional - $4.00

SOUPS

Old Fashion Chicken Soup - Cup $3.50 / Bowl $5.00

Hand shredded chicken with fresh vegetables in a rich Homemade broth served with pastina.

Vegetarian Lentil - Cup $3.50/Bowl $5.00

Soup of the Day - Cup $3.50/Bowl $5.00

LUNCH

PASTA

Rigatoni alla Siciliana - $12.00

Rigatoni pasta with eggplant and mozzarella sautéed in our signature tomato sauce and topped with basil.

Pasta alla Papa - $12.00

Cauliflower sautéed with fresh green scallions, garlic and olive oil served over pasta, finished with toasted bread crumbs and grated parmigiano cheese.

Orecchiette - $12.00

Small hand rolled pasta with sweet roasted sausage and sautéed broccoli di rabe delicately tossed with a little kick.

Gluten free pasta available. Add $2.50

MAIN DISHES

Giambotta - $12.00

Oven roasted chunks of potatoes, zucchini, eggplant, peppers, sweet onions and tomatoes tossed with garlic infused olive oil.

Hot or sweet sausage for an additional - $2.00

Chicken alla Fallacaro* - $12.00

Lightly breaded chicken cutlet topped with baby arugula and cherry tomatoes drizzled with an olive oil and lemon vinaigrette.

Stuffed Flank Steak - $15.00

Butterflied flank steak filled with sautéed baby spinach, Fontina cheese and garlic, braised in Madeira wine and mushroom sauce, erved with potato and vegetable.

CIABATTA SANDWICHES

Meatball Parmigiano - $10.50

Homemade meatballs prepared with our special blend of finely chopped meats simmered in our signature tomato sauce and topped with fresh mozzarella

Chicken Parmigiano* - $10.50

Lightly breaded chicken cutlet topped with our signature Homemade tomato sauce and fresh mozzarella.

Sausage, Peppers & Onions - $10.50

Combined with sweet Vidalia onions and Italian sausage.

Grilled Chicken* - $10.50

Herb marinated grilled chicken topped with arugula, melted Fontina cheese and shallot mayonnaise spread.

Grilled Vegetable - $10.50

Thin sliced eggplant, zucchini, red peppers and caramelized red onions with a thin spread of goat cheese, drizzled with a sweet balsamic dressing.

Half of Sandwich with Soup or Salad - $10.50

Half of sandwich with choice of garden salad or cup of soup. All of the above served on classic Ciabatta bread.

*We use local farm raised chicken.

FOCACCIA SANDWICHES - $10.00

Gluten Free - $12.00

Our Focaccia bread is baked daily on the premises. Half a sandwich served with garden house salad or cup of soup.

Any other side salad is an additional - $2.75

Select from:

Prosciutto - $2.00 extra

Ham

Mortadella

Mozzarella

Roasted Peppers

Tomatoes

Hot & Sweet Soppressata

Dressings

Basil Pesto Spread

Balsamic Vinaigrette

CHILDRENS MENU

Silver Dollar Pancakes - $4.00

Peanut Butter & Jelly - $4.00

Pasta with Sauce or Butter - $4.00

Grilled Cheese - $4.50

Chicken Fingers - $6.00

BEVERAGES

Fresh Squeezed Lemonade - $2.50

Fresh Brewed Iced Tea - $2.50

100 % Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice - $3.50

Cranberry Juice - $1.50

Apple Juice - $1.50

Tomato Juice - $2.75

Chocolate Milk - $3.50

Bottled Water - $1.50

Snapple Ice Tea - $2.00

Gingerale - $2.00

Pepsi - $2.00

Seltzer - $2.00

SIGNATURE COFFEE

Freshly Brewed Coffee - Sm. $2.00 - Lg. $3.00

Decaffeinated Coffee - Sm. $2.00 - Lg. $3.00

Single Espresso - $3.50

Double Espresso - $4.50

Café Macchiato - $3.50

Café Latte - $3.50

Cappuccino - $4.00

Signature Hot Chocolate - $2.50

Assorted Tea Flavors - $2.00

 

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