BELLA ITALIANA - Currently Closed

Beautiful Italian cooking at feel-good prices

Bella Italiana invites you to share a meal (and wine) with good company.

Offering appetizers, flatbreads, pastas, specialty entrées, desserts and more—our beautiful Italian plates are crafted from the season’s freshest ingredients, all at prices you’ll feel good about. That’s the beauty of Bella Italiana.

Located just off the skywalk near the escalator on the casino’s third floor.

Gluten-Free Menu Items

Bella Italiana offers gluten-free pasta, available upon request.

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AppetizersFlatbreads | Soups | SaladsDinner Special | Pasta | Entrées | Sides | Desserts


Fried Shrimp, lightly floured, served with house red sauce $10 

Calamari Fritti, quick-fried, served with house red sauce $10 

Crab Cakes (3), red pepper, scallions, lemon aioli $14

Mussels, steamed in Peroni® beer with tomatoes and lemon $10

Stuffed Mushrooms (5), sausage-stuffed button mushrooms with balsamic glaze $10

Sliders (2), meatball with house red sauce or Italian Sausage with mozzarella and pickled red onion $7

Focaccia Cheese Garlic Bread, small $5/large $8

Italian Eggplant Fries, lightly breaded, served with fresh mozzarella and house red sauce $7

Baked Artichoke and Spinach Cheese Dip, cream cheese, mozzarella, served with crostini $7

Bruschetta, tomato, red onion, garlic and fresh basil and balsamic on crostini $7


Prosciutto Gorgonzola, garlic butter sauce, gorgonzola, mozzarella cheese and arugula, topped with sherry glaze $11

Italian Sausage and Mushroom, mozzarella, house red sauce $10

Margherita, tomato, fresh mozzarella and basil $8


Minestrone, cannellini beans, tomato, carrot, celery and onion $4/6 

Soup of the Day, see server for details $4/6


Add Chicken or Shrimp $4/6

Italian House Salad, romaine lettuce, tomato, cucumber, red onion and choice of red-wine vinaigrette or creamy Parmesan-herb dressing $4/$7 

Classic Caesar, romaine lettuce, garlic croutons, creamy Caesar dressing and Parmesan $4/$7

Antipasto Salad, romaine lettuce, pepperoni, fresh mozzarella, pepperoncinis, tomato, cucumber, red onion and red-wine vinaigrette $8

Dinner Special

Choose one item from each of the following: $18

Soup or Salad, small Italian house salad, small Caesar salad or cup of soup

Entrée, Spaghetti and Meatballs, Spaghetti and Italian Sausage, Fettuccini Alfredo or Cheese Ravioli

Dessert, Half Tiramisu, Half Chocolate Cake, Cannoli or Gelato Duo


Ask your server about our fresh pasta feature. Available while supplies last.

Add a small Caesar salad or cup of soup to any pasta or entrée $3

Spaghetti and Meatballs, served with house red sauce $13
With Bolognese sauce $16

Spaghetti and Italian Sausage, served with house red sauce $13
With Bolognese sauce $16

Spaghetti Carbonara, spaghetti, mushrooms and Cherrywood-smoked bacon in a creamy carbonara sauce $15

Lasagna, ground beef, Italian sausage, ricotta, served with house red sauce $15
With Bolognese sauce $18

Fettuccini Alfredo, fettuccini tossed in Alfredo sauce $12
Add Chicken or Shrimp $4/6

Cheese Ravioli, choice of house red sauce or Alfredo sauce $13
Add Chicken or Shrimp $4/6

Seafood Linguini, shrimp, scallops, squid, clams, mussels, roasted tomato, garlic and white wine sauce $23 

Shrimp Scampi, linguini, garlic, spinach, tomato, white wine and garlic butter $18

Rigatoni alla Vodka, red sauce, cream and vodka with ground Italian sausage $15

Beef Ragu, cavatappi pasta, shredded beef short ribs, spinach, and tomato, served with beef sauce $15


Add a small Caesar salad or cup of soup to any pasta or entrée $3

Parmesan, breaded eggplant or chicken, house red sauce and mozzarella, served with linguini and green beans
Eggplant $14 / Chicken $16

Chicken Piccata, pan-seared chicken with lemon butter and capers, served with spaghetti and green beans  $16

Chicken Marsala, pan-seared chicken with Marsala wine and mushrooms, served with spaghetti and green beans $16

Deconstructed Veal Saltimbocca, veal, crispy prosciutto, sage brown butter, mashed potatoes and green beans $25

Salmon, pan-seared salmon in a tomato-caper sauce, served with house potatoes and roasted cauliflower $24

Seared Scallops, pan-seared scallops in a lemon-garlic pan sauce, served with cheesy polenta and zucchini $25

Angry Shrimp, seared shrimp, red pepper flakes and tomato sauce, served with cheesy polenta and zucchini $16

Delmonico Steak, seared boneless ribeye with amaretto pan sauce, mashed potatoes and roasted cauliflower $26


Green Beans $4
Roasted Cauliflower $4
Mashed Potatoes $4
House Potatoes $4

Zucchini $4
Cheesy Polenta $4
Meatball (1) $4
Italian Sausage (1) $4
Extra House Red Sauce $2
Extra Alfredo Sauce $4
Bread and Butter $2



Tiramisu, lady fingers, mascarpone cream, coffee, Marsala, cocoa $6 

Cannoli, sweet ricotta filling, chocolate shavings and maraschino cherries $4

Gelato, ask server for today's flavors (Single or Trio) $3/5 

Double Chocolate Cake, dark chocolate mousse, chocolate buttermilk cake, ganache, raspberry sauce $6

Chocolate Hazelnut Cheesecake, chocolate cookie crust, candied hazelnuts, topped with milk chocolate crème $6

Chocolate Pistachio Biscotti, $3


All desserts may contain nuts or nut traces. Please advise your server if you have a nut allergy.



Wine | Martinis | Cocktails | Cordials | Coffee & Beverages | Beer


*Wines available for $3/glass during Three Cheers Happy Hour, Tuesday–Friday, 4–8 p.m.
 Sparkling   Glass Bottle
*Lambrusco Rosso Sweet 7 26
Bona Moscato D'Asti Sweet 8 30
Roscata Rosso Sweet 8 30
Giardini d'Prosecco D.O.C.G Dry 8 30
Lo Duca Mamertino Frizzante 7 26
*Albertoni Moscato Sweet 6 22
White     Glass Bottle
Schmitt Söhne Riesling Germany 7 32
*Lo Duca Mamertino Pinot Grigio   6 22
Line 39 Sauvignon Blanc California 7 26
Tenuta Ca’ Bolani Sauvignon Blanc Friuli  8 30
Dipinti Chardonnay Trentino 7 26
Lageder Chardonnay Alto Adige 8 30
Locations Vermentino Corsica 12 46
*Albertoni White Zinfandel California 6 22
Montevina Amador County White Zinfandel California 7 26
Red     Glass Bottle
*Montepulciano   d’Abruzzo 8 30
”ROCK” Ripasso Valpolicella Superiore Veneto 11 42
Locations I-2 Red Blend   12 46
Ecco Domani  Merlot Sicily 7 26
*Lo Duca Pinot Noir Veneto 7 26
*Beringer Founders’ Estate Cabernet Sauvignon California  7 26
Renato Ratti (two-glass minimum) Barolo Piedmont 27 100
Greg Norman Limestone Coast Shiraz Australia 8 30
2013 La Valentina “Spelt” Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 10 38
*Lo Duca Chianti Wicker Basket   8 30
Isole e Olena Chianti Classico Tuscany 12 46
Brancaia TRE Super Tuscan Tuscany 10 38
The Seeker Malbec Argentina 8 30
Bibi Graetz “Casamatta” Sangiovese Tuscany 8 30

Signature Drinks


Amalfi Coast, Malibu® Rum, Amaretto di Saronno®, Grey Goose® Vodka, pineapple and cranberry juices $10

Tuscan-Rita, Tuaca® Liqueur, Patron® Silver Tequila, Gran Gala® Orange Italian Liqueur, Sweet & Sour $10

Chocolate Martini, Godiva® White and Dark Chocolate Liqueur, Grey Goose Vodka $11

Espresso-Tini, espresso, cream, vodka, Amaretto di Saronno, Solerno® Blood Orange Italian Liqueur, Galliano® Ristretto $10

Grasshopper-Tini, Crème de menthe, crème de cacao, cream $8

Italian Lemon Drop-Tini, citrus vodka, Tuaca Liqueur, Sweet & Sour, lemon $9

Summer-Tini, Absolut® Vodka, Peach Monin® Syrup, cranberry and pineapple juices, splash of lemonade $9



Amaretto Stone Sour, Amaretto Disaronno®, sour mix, orange juice $9

Aperol SpritzAperol, Prosecco, soda $8

Bellini, Prosecco, peach purée $9 

Brown Sugar Old Fashioned, Korbel® Brandy, Gran Gala Orange Italian Liqueur, brown sugar, bitters, sweet soda $8.75

Limoncello Sunrise, Luxardo Limoncello Liqueur, orange juice, grenadine $9

Mediterranean Kiss, moscato, vodka, Blue Curacao and pineapple juice $8.75

Sangria, red wine, triple sec, sweet & sour and a mixture of fruit juices $7


Cordials (after-dinner drinks)

Fernet-Branca Menta $9  

Galliano Ristretto $8  

Luxardo Limoncello Liqueur $8  

Lorenzo Inga Grappa, Pinot Noir or Moscato $9    

Sambuca Classic $9  

Tuaca Liqueur $8

Coffee & Beverages


Italian Roast Coffee $2
(Regular or decaffeinated) 

Espresso $2.25

Double Espresso $3.50

Cappuccino, single espresso with microfoam milk $3.75
Available Flavorings: Ground Vanilla, Nutmeg, Cocoa, Cinnamon
Monin Syrup Flavorings: Vanilla, Chocolate, Hazelnut, Amaretto, Caramel $ .75

Latte, single espresso with microfoam milk $4

Mocha Latte, double espresso with chocolate syrup and microfoam milk $4.25

Overdrive, double espresso and coffee $4


Italian Sodas $2

Cream Sodas $2.50
Peach, Mango, Orange, Vanilla, Strawberry, Raspberry, Lime, Lemon, Cherry


S. Pellegrino Sparkling Mineral Water $2

Acqua Panna Natural Mineral Water $2.50


All beers available for $3 during Three Cheers Happy Hour, Tuesday–Friday, 4–8 p.m.


Miller Lite® $3.75  

Italian Peroni® $4.50  

Goose Island Matilda® $5.50  

Sprecher IPA $4.50  

Stella Artois® $5.50  

Lakefront Seasonal $5.50  

Leinenkugel's® Seasonal $5.50


Microbrew $5.25
Blue Moon®, Sam Adams® Boston Lager®, Lakefront IPA, Lakefront Riverwest Stein

Domestic $4.25
Budweiser®, Bud Light® Clausthaler® (non-alcoholic), Coors Light®, Miller Genuine Draft®, Miller High Life®, Miller Lite®, Miller Genuine Draft 64®  
White Claw® raspberry or lime hard seltzer $5

Imports $5.25
Corona®, Heineken®, Guinness®