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Cafe Amore


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

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Hot Spinach Artichoke Dip
Imagine yourself in the south of france w/ the rich flavor of our homemade spinach dip served w/ warm pita trianlges
A greek classic, lightly floured kefalotyri cheese sauteed in olive oil then flamed w/ ouzo at your table. Served w/ warm pita bread.
Stuffed Mushroom Caps
Filled w/ our homemade broccoli stuffing, shrimp, mozzarella & feta cheese & garlic sauce. Served w/ warm garlic bread
Roasted Garlic & Goat's Cheese
Great for sharing whole bulb of garlic & seasoned goat's cheese both oven baked. Served w/ crostini.
Oregano focaccia bread w/ garlic & our own recipe for the marinate of tomatoes & green onions $5.99 w/ mozzarella / feta
Sweet Potato Fries
Served w/ our own roasted garlic dip
Garlic Shrimp
Baked in a garlic wine w/ mozzarella & feta cheese. Served w/ warm garlic bread.
Fresh Mussels
Cooked in a garlic & wine sauce w/ marinated tomatoes & green onions.
Chicken Wings Mediterranean Style
We developed our own sauce to compliment this north american favourite they're made melted gorgonzola cheese & a blend of spices w/ classic style wing sauce. They only come one way, not too spicy hot but full of flavour.
Fried Provolone Cheese
We bread fresh provolone & deep fry it to a golden brown. Served w/ our tomato sauce.
(No substitutions)
Fried Beef Ravioli
Chicken Wings
Fried Provolone
(No substitutions)
Garlic Shrimp
Stuffed Mushrooms
Cafe Amore is Mediterranean inspired restaurant that opened in 1995. Featuring seafood, steak, veal, lamb, chicken, pastas, pizza and vegetarian dishes you'll be sure to find something for everyone. Over the years it has been voted as the best overall restaurant, most romantic, best desserts, best lunch, best ambiance, best local chef just to name a few. A children"s menu is also available.
US$4 - US$22
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Canadian
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

9 girlfriends enjoyed dinner at Cafe Amore. We all had different meals and the food was delicious. It is a reasonable priced restaurant the give good portions and lots of choices. They have great desserts as well but we were all too full to enjoy...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Rob-Jamison
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Friends introduced us to this place this fall as a meeting place to celebrate their Birthdays and we enjoyed it so much we went back for my Birthday and are planning on our Future Birthdays being celebrated their. Good Service - Great Food and an...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank A8683RWjudithg
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I have been on a Niagara Pizza quest lately and from our memory Cafe Amore was good. We have been disappointed with a few others lately and couldn’t wait to get back here. However, tonight everything fell flat. We ordered the wings...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Tour540999
Reviewed February 1, 2019

I have been coming to this restaurant for a few years now on a regular basis. The service is always top notch and the food great! The portions are large and very filling. There is also the option build your own three course meal for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mmcgrattan52
Reviewed December 28, 2018

You will forget you are in a strip mall the second you walk in. My my wife and I went for dinner a few weeks ago , ordered a great bottle of wine …. Cave Springs Cab. Franc ….. and then proceeded to have an...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

This isn’t such a bad place to eat with family, it’s clean and staff is somewhat friendly. Calamari to whoever is a big fan here they are pretty good. The pizza is really good and cooked in wood ovens, so it’s somewhat close to the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Noelle D
Reviewed November 6, 2018

On my first visit I found that upon entering the restaurant that the aroma of home cooking welcomed me. Great Italian Food The parking lot was full as well as the restaurant. So reservations are suggested. Prices are very reasonable and the portions will fill...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Awesome soups and burgers..... service a bit slow so if you’re planning on a quick lunch alow yourself 1hour. Been there several times and never been disappointed. Very busy on weekends so allow yourself about 1-1/2 fir dinner. Their brick oven pizzas are great and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Montsclamato
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has redeemed itself many times over. We've enjoyed multiple meals that keep me coming back for more. We recently enjoyed 2 different pasta dishes with dessert. Their dessert showcase makes it very challenging to choose just 1. Service was great & we'll be...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank destination_sun
Reviewed October 31, 2018

This was once a great place to eat. We used to come for lunch and dinner and the food was wonderful, service was prompt and the restaurant was clean. I was shocked by the dinner we had tonight. We were told we would have to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Charlotte K
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August 25, 2016|
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Response from Maree G | Reviewed this property |
As I have a friend I often dine with who shares all of these restrictions (plus sugar) I can answer this question! They have seafood dishes that they will adapt to eliminate any of the aforementioned requirements, they serve... More
Laura S
February 25, 2016|
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Response from delightedtraveler_9 | Reviewed this property |
It's the same with me. You will need to contact the restaurant to find out.
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