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Nonna Emilia Ristorante

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Menu

SOUP AND SALAD‏
Small $2.50
Large $3.50
Homemade Minestrone Soup
$2.50
Lunch Salad
$6.25
Large Bowl of Soup and Lunch Salad
Choice of dressing, served with bread and butter
$6.95
Chicken $+2.95
Pesto Caesar Salad
Served with bread, butter and fresh parmesan
SANDWICHES
Served with French fries or tossed green salad
$6.95
French fries
Tossed green salad
Meat Ball in an Italian Bread Heel
$7.45
French fries
Tossed green salad
Meat Ball Italiano
Open-faced with melted cheese
$7.95
French fries
Tossed green salad
Italian Sausage Italiano
Open-faced with melted cheese
$7.75
French fries
Tossed green salad
Meat Ball and Italian Sausage Combo
Open-faced with melted cheese
$7.45
French fries
Tossed green salad
Nonna’s House Special
1/3 lb. ground beef, meat sauce, cheese and onions on Italian bread
$6.45
Cheese $+0.50
French fries
Tossed green salad
Hamburger Deluxe
1 / 3 Lb ground beef with lettuce, tomato and pickle
$7.95
Provolone cheese $+0.50
French fries
Tossed green salad
Grilled Chicken Breast Sandwich
With lettuce and tomato on homemade focaccia
PASTA‏
Served with soup or salad and Italian bread and butter
$6.45
Soup
Salad
Spaghetti
with Italian meat sauce
$7.75
Soup
Salad
Spaghetti
With Italian meat sauce and meat ball
$7.95
Soup
Salad
Spaghetti
With meat sauce and Italian sausage
$7.45
Soup
Salad
Ravioli
With Italian meat sauce
$8.75
Soup
Salad
Ravioli
With Italian meat sauce and meat ball
$8.95
Soup
Salad
Ravioli
With meat sauce and Italian sausage
$7.25
Soup
Salad
Spaghetti and Ravioli
With Italian meat sauce
$8.45
Soup
Salad
Spaghetti and Ravioli
With meat sauce and meat ball
$6.95
Soup
Salad
Rigatoni
With Italian meat sauce
NONNA’S CLASSIC PIZZAS
No substitutions on Nonna’s classic and gourmet pizzas. Not available on half half pizzas
Small 10" $8.50
Med 14" $14.25
Extra large 17" $19.00
Three Cheese
Tomato sauce and cheese
Small 10" $9.50
Med 14" $15.75
Extra large 17" $21.25
Pepperoni or Italian Sausage
Small 10" $10.25
Med 14" $16.95
Extra large 17" $22.95
Canadian Bacon with Fresh Tomato or Pineapple
Small 10" $10.95
Med 14" $18.25
Extra large 17" $24.45
Pepperoni, Mushroom and Olive
Small 10" $11.45
Med 14" $18.95
Extra large 17" $24.95
Vegetarian
Green Peppers, onions, mushrooms, olives, and tomato
Small 10" $11.45
Med 14" $18.95
Extra large 17" $24.95
Taco
Beef, onions, cheese, lettuce and fresh tomato. Jalapenos optional
Small 10" $11.45
Med 14" $18.95
Extra large 17" $24.95
Pizzaghetti / TM
Sounds crazy, tastes great! Homemade pizza crust with meat sauce, spaghetti and our four cheese blend. A Nonna’s original.
Small 10" $11.75
Med 14" $19.50
Extra large 17" $25.95
Nonna Emilia Combination
Salami, sausage,‏ pepperoni and mushrooms
Small 10" $11.75
Med 14" $19.25
Extra large 17" $25.45
Stephano and Guiseppi’s Special
Beef, onion, chili, green peppers and pineapple
GOURMET PIZZAS‏
No substitutions on Nonna’s classic and gourmet pizzas.
Small 10" $12.75
Med 14" $20.95
Extra large 17" $28.45
Paesano
Olive oil, basil, roast garlic, sundried tomatoes, capers, kalamata olives, artichoke hearts, feta and mozzarella cheeses
Small 10" $12.45
Med 14" $20.45
Extra large 17" $27.45
Pollo Pesto
Pesto, chicken, artichoke hearts, feta and mozzarella cheeses
Small 10" $13.25
Med 14" $21.45
Extra large 17" $29.45
Pollo Italiano
Pesto sauce, roasted garlic, chicken, kalamata olives, sundried tomatoes, artichoke hearts, feta and mozzarella cheese
CREATE YOUR OWN PIZZA
$8.50
Pizza $+0.35
Small Three Cheese Pizza
10" Small
$14.25
Pizza $+0.35
Medium Three Cheese Pizza
14" Medium
$19.00
Pizza $+0.35
Ex - Large Three Cheese Pizza
17" Ex - large
$9.50
Pizza $+0.35
Small Pepperoni or Italian Sausage Pizza
10" Small
$15.75
Pizza $+0.35
Medium Pepperoni or Italian Sausage Pizza
14" Medium
$21.25
Pizza $+0.35
Ex - Large Pepperoni or Italian Sausage Pizza
17" Ex - large
$10.25
Pizza $+0.35
Small Canadian Bacon with Fresh Tomato or Pineapple
10" Small
$16.95
Pizza $+0.35
Medium Canadian Bacon with Fresh Tomato or Pineapple
14" Medium
$22.95
Pizza $+0.35
Ex - Canadian Bacon with Fresh Tomato or Pineapple
17" Ex - large
$10.95
Pizza $+0.35
Small Pepperoni, Mushroom and Olive
10" Small
NONNA’S FAMOUS CALZONES‏
Pocket pizza
$14.95
Nonna’s Calzone
Choice of sausage, beef or a combination of both with fresh mushrooms, olives, blend of cheeses and meat sauce
$14.75
Veggie Calzone
Filled with fresh mushrooms, olives, green peppers, onions, blend of cheeses, marinara sauce
$9.45
Sausage
Beef
Veggies
Lunch Calzone
SPECIALTIES
Served with soup or salad and Italian bread and butter
$8.45
Lasagna alIa Nonna Emilia
Baked casserole‏ layered with lasagna pasta, meats, cheeses and meat sauce
$7.95
Cannelloni
Large pasta tube stuffed with choice beef, simmered in Italian meat sauce, mushrooms, covered with a blend of cheeses and oven baked
$7.95
Manicotti
Large pasta tubes stuffed with ricotta cheese simmered in our marinara sauce, mushrooms, covered with a blend of cheese and oven baked
$7.95
Fettuccine Alfredo
Pasta sauteed in cream sauce with mushrooms and parmesan cheese
$8.25
Eggplant Parmigiana
Baked eggplant in a marinara sauce, covered with our blend of cheeses, and served with spaghetti
$9.45
Roast Chicken
Half a chicken roasted in our special herbs and spices and served with spaghetti
$9.45
Chicken Parmigiana
Baked boneless chicken breast with marinara sauce, covered with our own blend of cheeses and served with spaghetti
$9.45
Veal Parmigiana
Nonna Emilia uses only milk-fed veal. Baked veal steak in a marinara sauce, covered with our own blend of cheeses and served with spaghetti
DESSERT‏
Single $1.95
Double $2.75
Ice Cream Cappuccino, Italian Spumoni, Vanilla Bean or Peppermint
$5.25
New York Style Cheesecake
$5.25
Peanut Butter Pie
$5.50
Tiramisu
$5.25
Chocolate Overload Torte
BEVERAGES
$1.75
Fresh Ground Gourmet Coffee or Decaf
$1.75
Hot Tea or Iced Tea
$1.95
Herbal Tea
$1.95
Apple Juice
$1.95
Milk
$1.75
Soft Drinks
$5.45
Pitcher of Soft Drink
$2.25
Cream $+0.25
Italian Soda
$2.25
San Pellegrino Mineral Water
$2.75
O’Douls Non-Alcoholic Beer
PRICE RANGE
US$21 - US$40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
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All reviews calzone garlic bread artichoke hearts pollo pineapple chicken noodles italian food accordion player italian family portions are huge great family owned restaurant home style great pizza bring your appetite iceberg lettuce love this place
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Reviewed April 3, 2017

For over 35 years, I have been eating at Nonna's. Other Italian restaurants have come and gone in the area, but Nonna's keeps a dedicated clientele returning meal after meal. They have a wide selection of Italian dishes that are delicious. From huge pizzas to...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank TheTraveler97007
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

Come here for the food and The portions are large. It's my one time of the year I indulge eating pizza 🍕. If you like Calzones, it's large enough to serve several people. There is always a wait and it definitely worth it, come here...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank allankawakami
Reviewed March 17, 2017

I love Nonna's....we get take out pizza for work from Nonna's and it is always amazing but our family decided to eat in one night and I have to tell you it is work the wait!!! They do not take reservations but the wait was...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Tawnie B
Reviewed February 16, 2017

Italian and pizza menu with large portions. Older building which adds to the laid back atmosphere. Some updating could be done however. Most entrees can be split and for the $4.95 additional charge an extra full size salad is provided along with more antipasto and...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank ManzanitaDuck
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

You feel like you're eating in Emilia's kitchen, it's so homey...food is great, plentiful and delicious. My fave is the lasagna. Lots of meats and cheese, great sauce and truly enough to make three meals from one serving. I don't share it, I take it...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank eddiepix
Reviewed February 10, 2017

Have eaten for years a Nona Emilia, Ernesto's and the gone but not forgotten Monte Carlo. Once the best Italian food in Portland, it has over the last visits drifted quickly into mediocrity. Service was rushed and perfunctorily executed. Only those, a party of 8...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank Donovan D
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

I have always loved this restaurant. It reminds me of my childhood, and it feels like eating at your Mom's. Portions are amazing, the garlic bread is fantastic, and the staff is always friendly. Expect a wait, the place is always busy. The calzones are...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Dny37bg
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Been coming her for over 30 years. The pizza is great. Huge portions. Love the spaghetti and fettuccine Alfredo. Also they have a high score for being clean.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Bryan B
Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

Was rated fairly high on another app and have never tried this restaurant despite living in the area for 30 years. My party of 3 waited about 10 minutes for a table (we went early at 4p). Pretty decent menu (although surprised no gluten free...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank 946annej
Reviewed November 9, 2016

The decor in this restaurant is old, and dated. The food was just ok for Italian choices. The menu was limited, but included the usual Italian choice. The service was very slow and the drinks were very watered down. Think we will skip this place...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Kathy B
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Tom H
July 17, 2018|
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Response from Dean S | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, Nonna's no longer has a lunch buffet. They are open for dinner at 3:00 or 4:00 pm depending on the day and at 1:00 pm on Sundays.
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Clyde B
August 27, 2017|
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Response from Tawnie B | Reviewed this property |
open on Mondays
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December 1, 2015|
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Response from Sherri C | Reviewed this property |
It depends on "your romantic" style. Yes, Italian accordian singing man at your table is romantic, sitting in the back room with other couples and not paying attention to anyone but each other is romantic. No, its not... More
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