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Alfano's Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Italian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact


Served monday-friday
If you are on a restricted lunch hour feel free to pre-order your meal in advance
Cup $3.50
Bolw $6.00
Italian Wedding Soup
Chicken, spinach, tiny meatballs and egg in broth
Cup $3.50
Bolw $6.00
Pasta E Fagiole
hearty soup of Italian sausage, white beans and pasta
Cup $3.50
Bolw $6.00
Crema De Pomodoro
Rich cream of tomato soup with crouton garnish
Soup and Salad
A‎ bowl of the soup of your choice accompanied by our house salad or side caesar
Crab and Romaine Salad
Heart of romaine on a bed of bleu cheese dressing topped with crabmeat, green onion and sun dried tomatoes. Finished with chianti vinaigrette
Chicken and Pasta Salad
Grilled chicken breast blended with celery, eggs, sweet onion and ditali pasta on a bed of crisp greens, garnished with fresh fruit
Shrimp Louie
Chilled cocktail shrimp with crisp greens and fresh fruits, traditional louie dressing
Blackened Salmon Caesar Salad
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
BLT Grilled Shrimp Caesar Salad
House caesar with fresh tomatoes, crisp bacon and large grilled shrimp
Spinach Salad
Fresh spinach, grilled portabellas, bacon, egg and sweet onion with a honey lemon vinaigrette
Antipasto Salad
Chopped romaine with ham, salami, provolone, mozzarella and romano cheese, tomatoes, peppers, olives, chicken salad garnish and vinaigrette dressing
Sorrentina Salad
Mixed baby greens, portabella mushrooms, tomatoes and fresh mozzarella, with a honey vinaigrette
Grilled Flat Iron Steak Salad
All panini are served with house made confetti onion rings
Grilled Chicken
Grilled chicken breast and provolone cheese, served with lettuce, tomato and honey mustard
Chicken Parmesan
Lightly breaded chicken breast, and provolone, served with marinara
Shrimp Po Boy
New orleans classic of fried shrimp, served with lettuce, tomato& tartar sauce
Sausage Parmesan
grilled spicy Italian sausage and provolone, served with marinara
Veal and Ricotta Meatballs
Served over linguine marinara
Penne Bolognese
ground beef, spicy Italian sausage, tomatoes and red wine
Linguine with Sausage
grilled Italian sausage served over linguine marinara
Shrimp Milano
Bay shrimp, julienne bell pepper, hot crushed red pepper and linguini tossed with butter, garlic and romano cheese
Fettuccini Alfredo
Classic preparation of eggs, cream and romano cheese
Linguine with Clam Sauce
Baby clams sauteed with garlic, butter and white wine or marinara
Angelhair Pomodoro Florentine
Diced tomato, roasted garlic, spinach, and gorgonzola cheese, over angel hair pasta
Penne Ala Vodka
Cream based sauce with proscuitto, mushrooms, green onion and a touch of red pepper
Lobster Ravioli
Cold water lobster and ricotta cheese ravioli with a light tomato rosa sauce
Bay shrimp sauteed with peas, garlic butter and pancetta, served over linguini
Eggplant Parmesan
Fresh eggplant baked with provolone cheese, served with pasta marinara
Chicken Fredo
Lightly breaded breast of chicken served with fettuccini alfredo
Veal Parmesan
Lightly breaded medallions of veal baked with provolone, served with pasta marinara
Spinach Pie
fresh spinach, eggs, cream and Italian cheeses in pastry with lemon butter sauce
Chicken Parmesan
Lightly breaded breast of chicken baked with provolone cheese, served with pasta marinara
Chicken Rosemary
Boneless breast of chicken sauteed with mushrooms, artichoke hearts, rosemary, white wine and lemon butter, served over angel hair pasta
Chicken Daronzio
boneless‎ breast of chicken sauteed with spicy Italian sausage, penne pasta and marinara
Chicken Tetrazzini
Grilled chicken breast and crisp bacon over fettuccini alfredo
Chicken Portabella
Sauteed boneless breast of chicken, portabellas and sun dried tomatoes, blended with garlic butter, penne pasta and romano cheese
Salmon Piccata
Atlantic salmon filet sauced with lemon, butter, whit wine and capers
Side Caesar with Entree
Soup or House Salad with Entree
Side Order of Italian Sausage ( 2 )
Side Order of Veal and Ricotta Meatballs (3)
Asparagus with Lemon Butter
Sauteed Spinach with Oil and Garli
Eggplant Rollatini
We are a family owned & operated restaurant, specializing in Italian/Continental Cuisine. We have been the proud recipient of Tampa Bay Magazine's award for 'Best Italian' for over fifteen years, as well as Wine Spectators Best of Award of Excellence for our extensive wine list. Reservations are highly recommended for weekends and holidays.
US$12 - US$60
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, International
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our 2nd visit here and it was a much better experience than our first. We were a large group of 10 getting early bird dinners (before 6:00pm) and sitting under the large round umbrella table in their dining room. We had a very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kurtzmark
Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

We did not have reservations and were seated without a wait. The restaurant was filled minus 2 tables. The menu is one that would satisfy everyone. The reception and wait staff were professionals that made us feel like family. The advice of our server was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank George A. J
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

We had a very nice holiday Italian luncheon for 35 people. The portions served were large and the prices were very reasonable. The service could not have been better; the staff were so well trained, accommodating and pleasant. KUDOS to Alfanos on a job well...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JaniceD24
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Whe you combine excellent Italian food with reasonably priced wine and very good service, you get a wonderful meal!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LewA226
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Amazing atmosphere on a Friday night listening to the pianist while enjoying a great meal. Their bread was delicious and I try to avoid bread but couldn't. The lobster pasta was fantastic, enough for leftovers the next day. Service was on point. Great restaurant, will...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rina B
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Three couples went for an anniversary dinner celebration - one couple had been there before and it is one of their favorite restaurants. The atmosphere is very nice and you feel you are in a special place, but it was very cold in there. Our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank kurtzmark
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

The food tasted really good. The bread was hot and delicious. We could not have asked for a better waiter. I didn’t care for the first two drinks I ordered and he made sure I was satisfied. I ordered the scampi and although it tasted...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank EJT911
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This was my birthday meal so I wanted Alfanos to be as good as our usual 'go to' place, Mystic Fish. We relaxed the minute Nicoletta (our bill says, 'Linda'?) reassured us that we had time to look over the menu, even though we'd arrived...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Wanderlassie
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Have been going there for over 20 years, generally enjoy it. Last night was a dining experience I would rather forget. Service was off (too say the least) from the start. Hands down as bas a Cesar salad as I have had.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SEF49
Reviewed July 29, 2018

My wife and I attended with a group of 10 and were seated in the wine room. Our first visit was over a decade ago. The food was delicious!! Can't wait to return, hopefully much sooner!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JAmin_AAmin
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January 1, 2019|
Response from kurtzmark | Reviewed this property |
They do have a separate room to accommodate that many but I am not sure if they will allow you to bring in your own wine You would have to check with the restaurant,
Larry R S
February 13, 2017|
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Response from Nicolette S | Property representative |
Yes, we offer gift certificates. You may purchase one in person or over the phone.
September 15, 2016|
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Response from j0ettaf | Reviewed this property |
Yes call to reserve one of 3 rooms depending on your group size.
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