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Strings Italian Cafe

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Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations


Shrimp Scampi
In garlic, lemon juice, butter, & wine
Steamed Mussels
In a zesty seafood broth
Artichoke Dip
artichoke, spinach, & pepperoni baked w/ cream & Italian cheese served w/ parmesan toast
Cup $4.00
Bowl $6.00
Minestrone Soup
Cafe Combo
All the soup, salad & bread you can eat
Chicken Caesar Salad
Caribbean Chicken Salad
Seasoned grilled chicken & romaine lettuce tossed in a cool, creamy cucumber dressing topped w/ seasoned fruits & chopped walnuts
Chicken Fusilli Salad
With chicken, tomatoes, & cucumber in our creamy garlic cucumber dressing
Shrimp Scampi
Shrimp sauteed in garlic, white wine, lemon juice & butter w/ a side of pasta & vegetables
Salmon Nicolette
Salmon​ fillet lightly seasoned, baked & topped w/ a light cream sauce w/ fresh dill & capers w/ a side of pasta & vegetables
Basa Capri
A mild white fish, lightly seasoned & baked, topped w/ a zesty sun dried tomato sauce served w/ pasta & vegetables
Seafood Alfredo
Fettucine w/ a shrimp & scallop
Fisherman's Stew
Shrimp,​ scallop, mussels & white fish in a testy cioppino sauce
Chicken Parmesan
Breaded chicken topped w/ marinara sauce & mozzarella & parmesan cheese served w/ a side of pasta.
Chicken Picatta
A lightly seasoned chicken breast covered w/ a sauce of whit wine, lemon & capers served w/ a side of pasta.
Chicken Lombardy
Chicken​ breast w/ mushrooms & artichoke hearts in creamy marsala wine a side of pasta w/ vegetable
Chicken Scallopini
Lightly seasoned chicken breast topped w/ scallopini sauce & saureed mushrooms served w/ a side of pasta alfredo
Veal Cutler Parmesan
cooked in virgin olive oil, covered in a rich marinara sauce & baked w/ Italian cheese served w/ a side of pasta alfredo.
Meatballs $+2.00
Sausage $+2.00
Your choice of marinara, meatsauce or cacciatore
Chicken $+3.00
Fettucine Alfredo
Eggplant Parmesan
With a side of pasta
Meat & Cheese Lasagna
With a side of pasta
Cheese Stuffed Shells
with marinara & alfredo sauce, baked w/ Italian cheese.
Pan Fried Ravioli
meat ravioli coated w/ Italian crumbs, served w/ spicy tomato cream sauce
Artichoke Ravioli
With marinara & alfredo sauce topped w/ artichoke hearts
Baby Clams Cioppino
Spaghetti & baby calms simmered in a zesty cioppino sauce
Pasta Vegetarian
Tomatoes, olives, mushrooms, garlic, red & green bell peppers & crushed red peppers tossed in virgin olive oil, topped w/ parmesan & gorgonzola cheese.
Shrimp & Sausage Fusilli
Sausage & shrimp w/ bell peppers mushrooms, & olives sauteed in a spicy tomato sauce.
Fettucine Milano
Artichoke hearts, mushrooms, green onions, & sun dried tomatoes in a creamy marsala wine sauce topped w/ gorgonzola cheese
Spinach Pepperoni Alfredo
penne,​ spinach & diced pepperoni baked w/ Italian cheese
Fettucine Asparagus Chicken
In​ a zesty sun dried tomato sauce
Lasagna Pastry
Lasagna baked inside an onion garlic pastry shell served w/ meat & alfredo sauces
Tortellini Alla Panna
meat tortellini w/ cream, garlic mushrooms, Italian cheese smoked ham & marsala wine
Pasta Siena
Shrimp & chicken sauteed in virgin olive oil, pesro, garlic & red chili peppers, tossed w/ sun dried tomatoes & penne pasta w/ a touch of alfredo & a hint of curry
Calzone Milano
Diced chicken, broccoli & mushrooms sauteed in creamy alfredo sauce
Italian combo pizza
Italian cheese, Italian sausage, pepperoni, mushrooms, red & green bell peppers, olives tomatoes, & red & green onions
Italian burger
breaded veal cutlet baked w/ marinara & Italian cheese served w/ red onions, tomato & lettuce served on a focaccia roll
Meat Lover's Calzone
filled w/ meatballs, Italian sausage, pepperoni, Italian cheese, peppers & onions & served w/ marinara sauce
Chicken Alfredo Pizza
diced chicken breast, Italian cheese & alfredo sauce
Meatball Sandwich
meatball smothered in marinara topped w/ Italian cheese served on a tossed roll
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Had a nice meal. The staff was friendly and very helpful. The food was very good and we didn't have to wait very long for it to be served. Would definitely eat there again.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 25 July 2018

My family and I had dinner here before I left Ca. The waitress we had was not good. The food was just OK and the drink I ordered did not arrive, instead the waitress brought me a different drink and did not explain why she...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Michele A
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I was not expecting this from strings. I've tried other locations before, but this visit was different. It had a true restaurant feeling, the food was delicious and great portions. I will definitely be back. I don't drink alcohol but if others do, they have...More

Date of visit: January 2018
2  Thank Nathaniel R
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Had a business dinner here recently. The wait staff did a fine job. We started out with a bevy of appetizers, with the meatballs being my pick of the litter. Decent craft brew selection, with limited mixed drink choices. A couple notes, I ordered a...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Rob N
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This new restaurant is much larger than the old one and the food is delicious. You get a generous portion, great for lunch the next day! They were very good to my 7 yr old grandson. Service was very friendly and they took great care...More

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank MichelleManteca_CA
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was our first dining experience in String's new location on North Main Street. The waitress was friendly, the food was great, and the atmosphere was nice.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Rezurc
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Strings has moved to a new location which has made it nicer , less wait time, more space, it shows in the food, the food is great, they have also added some new items to their menu, Had a rib eye steak and was cooked...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank coyotejunction
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

My kids and I wanted to try some spaghetti and meatballs and lasagna, so we were pretty excited when we were only 10 min away from this reataurant. The decor is a little outdated and the soup they gave me with my lasagna seemed microwaved...More

Date of visit: August 2016
2  Thank LifewithYolie
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We visited the new location on N Main recently. It's the same owner as the one on S Main. The artichoke was excellent, the Pasta Siena was not to my liking. The chicken in it was really good, but I didn't like the shrimp or...More

Date of visit: August 2016
2  Thank Tina C
Reviewed 10 August 2016

So many things wrong with this place, hard to know where to begin. We (husband and I) went on a Friday evening. They say it is a "full bar" but their wine choices (they don't have a list) is extremely limited and not the highest...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Debbie B
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