Example Site Message: Click to Edit/Replace Text

Upcoming Beaujalais Nouveau Dinner

Beaujalais Nouveau Soirée

Plated Wine Dinner

Featuring Guest Chef Merlyn Johnson

and Bella's Chef Barry Boland

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 6 PM

Bella Notte Ristorante

137 W. Michigan Avenue

Jackson, Michigan 49201

First Course

Smoked Salmon Crostini

Duck Liver Pâté in Port Aspic

Joseph Drouhin Chardonnay

Second Course
French Onion Soup

Gerard Bertrand Pinot Noir

Third Course

Pear and Brie Salad with Bella-Honey

Champagne Vinaigrette
Cristalino Brut

Fourth Course

Roulade of Sole Florentine with

Citrus Beurre Blanc Sauce

13 Celsius Sauvignon Blanc

Fifth Course

Beef en Croute with Mushroom Duxelle

and Beaujalais Beurre Rouge Sauce

Beaujalais Nouveau 2021

Crème Brûlée

Moncontour Vouvray Demi-Sec

$55 per person plus tax and gratuity.

Call 517.782.5727 For Tickets

Appetizers and Salads



Garlic Barrel Pickles, Red Onion, Greek Olives, Chef's Choice of Italian Meats and Cheeses. $19


Classic Garbanzo Bean Hummus Garnished with a Drizzle of Olive Oil and a Sprinkle

of Sumac and Parsley. Served with Pita

Chips. $8

Add Feta Cheese, Kalamata Olives, Roasted Red Pepper and Red Onion. $5

Spinach Artichoke Dip**

Fresh Spinach with Mozzarella and Parmesan Cheeses. Served with Pita Chips. $9

Sambuca Tortellini**

Cheese Filled Tortellini with Sambuca

Alfredo Sauce. $10

Escargot En Croute

Six Escargot Baked in Casino Butter and

Topped with Puff Pastry. $11

Tomato and Basil Bruschetta**

Tomato and Basil with Balsamic Glaze on Bruschetta. $10

Coconut Shrimp

Served with Tangy Ruby Dipping Sauce. $12


Flash Fried and Served with Bella's Lemon Caper Aioli. $10

Zuppa del Giorno

Soup of the Day

Cup $3; Bowl $6

There is a $2 Charge for Splitting any Order.


Vinaigrette Choices:

Balsamic, Italian, Lemon-Thyme, Raspberry, Maple-Sumac or Red Wine

Dressing Choices:

Blue Cheese, Caesar or Ranch

Salad Additions:

Egg $1; Chicken $5; Shrimp $7;

Salmon $7; Tenderloin $10; Tuna $10.

Pesto Olive Oil $1

Caesar Salad

Hearts of Romaine, Parmesan Cheese, Herb Croutons with Anchovy Caesar Dressing. $10

Greek Salad**

Romaine Lettuce, Beets, Greek Olives, Cherry Tomatoes, Red Onions, Feta Cheese and Pepperoncini. $11

Michigan Bounty**

Spring Greens, Sweet Potato Threads, Goat Cheese, Pinenuts, Dried Cranberries and Maple-Sumac Vinaigrette. $13

Waldorf Salad

Bella's Chicken Salad (with Walnuts) and Garnished with Fresh Fruit. $11

Italian Salad

Romaine Lettuce, Mixed Baby Greens, Pepperoni, Cherry Tomatoes, Kalamata Olives, Egg, Parmesan Cheese, Pepperoncini and Croutons with Italian Vinaigrette. $11

Gyro Salad

Bella's Spicy Gyro Meat, Roma Tomatoes, Red Onion and Feta Cheese on Romaine Lettuce. Served with Tzatziki Sauce. $15

Ahi Tuna Salad*

Ahi Tuna Seared Rare Atop Spring Greens, Red Onion, Cucumber, Cherry Tomatoes, Celery, Toasted Almonds, Drizzled with Wasabi Aioli and Lemon-Thyme Vinaigrette. $19

Entree Dishes

Italian Favorites

All Entrées Served with Bread and Salad.

Chicken or Veal Marsala

Bella's Signature Dish Served with

Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans

and Marsala Mushroom Sauce.

Chicken $17; Veal $19

Fettuccine Alfredo**

Creamy Alfredo Sauce Over Fettuccine, Prepared to Order and Hand-Tossed in the Roman Tradition. $14; Add Chicken $18;

Shrimp $20.

Classic Baked Lasagna

Classic Italian Sausage and Pepperoni Lasagna with Mozzarella, Bella's Spicy Marinara Sauce and Parmesan Cheese. $17

Italian Sausage Pasta

Italian Sausage, Pepperoni, Pancetta Bacon, Red Peppers, Tomatoes, Fresh Mozzarella, Bella's Spicy Marinara Sauce Served with Angel Hair Pasta. $16

Bucatini all' Amatriciana

Bella's Signature Spicy Marinara Sauce Served Over Bucatini Pasta with Meatballs and Freshly Grated Italian Parmesan Cheese. $16

Veal Bella Notte

Veal Sautéed with Fresh Basil, Fresh Mozzarella Cheese and Covered with Marinara Sauce Over Fettuccine. Topped

with Parmesan Cheese. $18

Eggplant Parmesan**

Oven-Fried, Lightly Breaded Eggplant,

Layered with Bella's Marinara Sauce, Fresh Mozzarella, Parmesan and Basil. $12

There is a $2 Charge for Splitting any Order.

La Carne

All Entrées Served with Bread and Salad.


Chef Hand-Cut Filet. Served with Seasonal Vegetables and Garlic Mashed Potatoes. Finished with Whiskey Demi-Glace, Mushrooms and Caramelized Onions, Cooked to Your Preferred Temperature. $40

Lamb Chops*

Cooked to Your Preferred Temperature. Served with Wild Mushroom Risotto and Green Beans. 2 / $30 ~ or ~ 4 / $45

Steak Sous-Vide*

Bella's Teres Major that has been Vacuum Sealed, Water Bathed to Temperature and Topped with a Creamy Gorgonzola Sauce. Served with Garlic Mashed Potatoes and a Spicy Vegetable Blend. $20

Frutti di Mare

All Entrées Served with Bread and Salad.

Shrimp Scampi

Shrimp Sautéed in a Garlic-Wine Sauce, Tossed with Green Onions and Angel Hair Pasta then Topped with Parmesan Cheese. $20

Honey-Bourbon Salmon*

Fresh Grilled Salmon Served to Your Preferred Temperature with Sweet Honey-Bourbon Glaze. Served with Garlic-Infused Spinach and Creamy Risotto. Finished with Herb Olive Oil. $25

Ahi Tuna*

Sesame-Crusted Ahi Tuna Seared Rare Atop Mediterranean Risotto, with Bella's Orange-Hoisin Reduction Sauce and Topped with

Garlic-Infused Spinach. $26

*Consuming Raw or Undercooked Meats, Poultry,

Seafood, Shellfish or Eggs May Increase One's

Risk of Food-Bourne Illness.


Pizza, Sandwiches and Dessert


Chicken Florentine Pizza

Alfredo Sauce Infused with Spinach, Artichoke, Red Onion, Mozzarella and Parmesan Cheeses, Topped with Chicken. Small $12; Large $18

Pizza Margherita**

Fresh Tomatoes, Basil, Fresh Mozzarella and Bella's Pizza Sauce. Small $12; Large $18

Bella Notte Pizza

Garlic-Infused Extra Virgin Olive Oil Topped

with Crispy Bacon, Portabella Mushrooms, Sautéed Onions, Goat Cheese, Mozzarella

and Parmesan. Small $12; Large $18

Calabrian Pizza

Italian Sausage, Pepperoni, Capicola Ham, Calabrian Peppers, Basil, Mozzarella, Tomatoes with a Bella's Pizza Sauce. Small $14;

Large $20

Be Creative! Design Your Own

Begin with Mozzarella and Bella's Pizza Sauce

Size Base Price Each Topping

Small $11 $2.00

Large $13 $2.50

Topping Choices:


Pepperoni, Italian Sausage, Ham, Anchovies, Red Onion, Mushrooms, Kalamata Olives, Sweet Red Pepper, Pepperoncini, Pineapple, Cheese (whatever your creative mind can imagine – market price)



Espresso Lady Fingers, Marsala Wine, Custard and Sweet Whipped Cream. $10


Chocolate Dipped Shells Filled with Citrus Zest, Pistachio and Marscapone. $8

Seasonal” Cheesecake

Please Ask Your Server. $9

*Consuming Raw or Undercooked Meats, Poultry,

Seafood, Shellfish or Eggs May Increase One's

Risk of Food-Bourne Illness.


Burgers, Panini and ...

Bella Notte Burger*

Hickory Bacon, Sautéed Onions and Provolone Cheese. $10

Olive Burger*

Spanish Green Olive Aioli, Swiss Cheese, Lettuce, Tomato and Onion. $10

Lamb Gyro*

Lettuce, Tomato, Red Onion with Bella's Tzatziki Sauce and Feta Cheese. $12

Gorgonzola Beef Panino*

Beef Tenderloin, Sautéed Onions, Mushrooms, Gorgonzola Cheese and Horseradish Mayo. $10

Boursin Chicken Panino

Chicken Breast, Boursin Cheese, Artichokes, Basil, Spinach and Dijon Mustard. $10


Corned Beef, Swiss Cheese, Sauerkraut and

Thousand Island Dressing on Rye Bread. $12

Italian Sausage Panino

Grilled Italian Sausage with Bell Pepper, Onion, Provolone Cheese and Bella's Spicy Marinara Sauce on an Artisan Bun. $10

The Brando Panino

Marinated Chicken Breast, Honey Ham, Swiss Cheese, Spring Greens, Tomato and Onion with Bella's Signature Spicy Mustard Sauce. $11

Smoked Turkey Panino

Smoked Turkey, Hickory Bacon, Provolone Cheese, Lettuce, Tomato, Red Onion and Pesto Mayonnaise. $12

Turkey, Cheddar and Apple Wrap

Turkey, Cheddar Cheese and Apple Slices Served

with Honey Dijon Dressing in a Spinach Wrap. $10

Tuscan Grilled Cheese and Bacon Sandwich

Bacon, Mozzarella, Cheddar, Provolone and Swiss Cheeses on a French Baguette. $8

Ham and Cheese Sandwich

Ham, Cheese, Fried Onion with Honey Mustard on an Artisan Bun. $8

Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Coffee, Iced Tea or Soda $2

Hot Tea, Juice or Milk $3

Additions: Chips: $3; Fries: $4