BISTRO BELLA VITA
44 Grandville Avenue Southwest, #100, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Directions
Bistro Bella Vita is an airy spot full of warm wood and offers farm-to-table home-style Mediterranean dishes and dining on the patio. James eventually opened Bistro Bella Vita back in 1996 and established Essence Restaurant Group with Executive Chef Patrick Wise and Jeffrey Gietzen in 2006 to become proprietors and operators of Bistro Bella Vita, The Green Well, Grove and Rockford Riverside Grille. Their aim is to continue developing a set of restaurants that will promote a socially conscious atmosphere and a healthier lifestyle for all those who contribute to it. Their expertise is modern French and Italian cuisine made from scratch using as many locally produced products as possible. At Bistro Bella Vita, private events, happy hour, exceptional dining, and gift cards are available.
Tomato Bruschetta, Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Mussels, Frites, Cheese Plate, Arugula, Charcuterie Plate, Fusilli, Rigatoni Bolognese, Seafood Spaghetti, Beef Brisket Bourguignon, Goat Cheese Ravioli, Parisian Gnocchi, Formaggi, Margherita, Faroe Islands Salmon, Lamb Burger, Club Sandwich, Grilled Turkey Sandwiches & Mushroom Polenta
Price: Starts from $4
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PIETRO'S ITALIAN RESTAURANT
2780 Birchcrest Drive Southeast, Grand Rapids, MI 49506 Directions
Pietro's Italian Restaurant is an Italian casual dining establishment renowned for almost 40 years for its traditional and iconic pasta, including West Michigan's number one pasta dish. Their authentic Tuscan tile floors, hand-carved cabinets, and family portraits by Pietro are an example of Pietro 's time-inspired enthusiasm for uniqueness. Pietro 's service captures the sight of famous traditional Italian recipes. Enjoy a wide variety of inexpensive lunch and dinner menu options, such as their Tuscan aged steaks made to order pasta. They have party rooms that can host 10, 20, or up to 140 guests and inviting all your relatives and friends to enjoy a family-style dinner service that's great for any major celebration or special party event. Takeout and catering facilities are available.
Veal Piccata, Fritti de Calamari, Chicken Parmesan Sandwich, Crab Stuffed Mushroom Caps, Sweet Italian Sausage Penne, Fettuccine Michael, Gorgonzola Zeppoli, Linguine al Fresco, Michigan Cherry Chicken, Grilled Rosemary Chicken, Cherry Salad, Shrimp Provencale, Chicken Piccata, Chicken Parmesan, Penne Marinara & Tenderloin Cavatappi
Price: Starts from $2
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16 Monroe Center Street Northeast, Suite 100, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Directions
Osteria Rossa is a brick-decorated Italian combination offering tapas and wood-fired pies in a trendy industrial area. They concentrate on getting people together in a comfortable Italian restaurant with a wood-burning stove, making traditional dishes using regional or Italian products prepared by award-winning chefs. Their recipes are made from scratch and high-quality ingredients and emphasis on Italian-inspired cuisine incorporating fresh ingredients from Michigan farms, all served in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. They offer special community reservations for their whole dining room and/or semi-private family-style dining. Osteria can accommodate almost all of the groups and even provide catering at your company or at home. Free WiFi and catering facilities are available.
Buratta, Olives, Sopressata, Antipasti, Caesar Salad, Foie Gras Torchon, Finocchiona, Gorgonzola, Mushroom-Goat Cheese Spread, Rigatoni, Rigatoni, Whipped Cannellini Bean, Caesar Salad, Spaghetti, Octopus, Steak Alla Florentina, Calabrian Pizza, Margherita Pizza, Funghi Pizza, Lamb Shank, Duck Tre Modi, Whipped Cannellini Bean & Taleggio
Price: Starts from $3