Treat your taste buds: Explore Manalapan restaurants
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Nonna's Citi Cucina brings big Italian flavors to Englishtown, with its fresh-crafted meals and charming atmosphere that is sure to please most diners. For an ideal start to your meal, enjoy the beggars' purses filled with ricotta and sweet sausage with basil and roasted pepper aioli and the shrimp scampi garlic bread topped with melted mozzarella. Nonna's Citi Cucina's specialty entrée dishes include the chicken vino bianco with mushrooms, artichokes and roasted tomatoes in rosemary wine sauce, the braised beef short ribs in burgundy demi-glace and the pan-seared jumbo sea scallops in a creamy truffle sauce, all superb with a glass of wine. Diners also adore the pastas, like the vegetarian penne primavera and the orecchiette alla pugliese with broccoli rabe and sausage.
Nonna's Citi Cucina also has a multi-course family style menu, as well as decadent desserts, such as the donut-like zeppole with honey and chocolate sauce.More
Bensi Restaurant is a contemporary eatery that specializes in Italian cuisine. It offers multiple dining areas along with a full-service bar. Each dining room is decorated in a modern style with deep red and wood accents. The ambiance at Bensi Restaurant is casual with an elegant touch. The restaurant also offers a private dining menu for special occasions.
Begin the meal with a starter like eggplant rollatine, garlic shrimp, zuppa di clams, stuffed mushrooms, shrimp cocktail, meatball romano or parmesan zucchini sticks. For the main course, Bensi Restaurant offers a variety of pasta dishes, entrées, grilled plates, sandwiches, pizzas and zazones. Try items like baked lasagna, shrimp fra diavolo, gnocchi cacciatore, veal or chicken marsala, stuffed chicken Pomodoro, and salmon escarole. Guests can also choose from gluten-free, low-fat and children's menus.More