Backed by a vast menu of assorted Italian fare, Angelo's panders to patrons with sumptuous eating options and flavors from all over Europe's boot. To extinguish hunger pangs, patrons can begin their meals with a selection of appetizers, including toasted-cheese ravioli ($6.99) and mushrooms stuffed with crabmeat ($7.99), before delving into traditional pasta dishes such as fettuccine alfredo ($12.99) and lasagna with meat sauce ($13.99). Appetites can also undo themselves with a generously portioned entree such as the chicken parmigiana ($14.99), veal in a butter-lemon white-wine sauce ($17.99), and a variety of shrimp dishes.
The Pizza Stop twirls pies slathered in toppings and assembles hearty sandwiches for guests to refuel on between congenial billiard tournaments. Pepperoni, jalapeños, mushrooms, and a venerable cast of toppings find homes atop cheesy, crusty diameters, which range in size from 10–16 inches ($6.50–$16.75). Lounge patrons can excavate the perfect chip from plates of loaded nachos laden with meat, cheese, and jalapeños ($3.75), before fixating hands and opening hearts to a steamy steak-and-cheese sandwich ($5.89) or the flipped-and-folded surfeit of the stromboli ($5.89). A sleek wood high-top bar heads a dining space lined with equally wooden tables, and a digital dartboard and green billiards tables ensconce patrons in festive recreation beneath pool-hall lights and inflatable referees.
Every Mama Roma's pizza is crafted with only the most verdant handmade dough, real cheese, and pristine virgin olive oil. The Super Bowl package heeds to halftime hunger with five large one-topping pizzas, 32 chicken wings, two breadstick dishes, and three sauces, filling bellies and easing minds wracked by dark contemplations of their team's fate. More intimate gatherings can huddle around the Mama's Favorite package, which includes one large one-topping pizza, breadsticks, sauce, and one 2-liter bottle of Pepsi, offering liquid refreshment or an enviable start to the tornado in a bottle experiment for the upcoming science fair. Additional delivery charges apply so that Mama Rosa can pay equal wages to all carrier pigeons.
Grandma Geronte and her pizza-making progeny craft a menu of pies and sandwiches with house-made crusts and breads and freshly ground meats. Minimalists can feast on a classic cheese pizza ($8.35+), while maximalists opt for sky-scraping Chicago-style deep-dish pies that stretch up to graze the mouth's roof ($18.05+). Geronte's customizable pies can wear a diverse range of hats, including classics as well as less traditional options such as mandarin oranges, peanut butter, and tuna. Defy corporate tomato sauce conventions in favor of spicy rebellion with the barbecue pizza, which sprinkles smoked cheese, beef, and onions into a pool of hot or mild barbecue sauce spilling over crusty barricades ($10.15+). Beyond the hot horizons of the pizza oven lie other options including hot wings ($8.75), lasagna ($8.95), and the Gerontes sub filled with genoa salami, ham, and pepperoni ($8.25). Gerontes opens its doors for both dine-in and carryout on Monday–Saturday evenings. Carryout orders can be placed online.
GattiTown's gameroom is stocked with more than 100 high-tech, non-violent games and bumper cars. Gamers can flex motor skills playing skee-ball and Route 66 mini bowling, or immerse themselves in virtual reality to flex imaginary muscles. Redeem racked-up GattiTown points for gifts, gizmos, and widgets at the Gatti Goods store before families engage engines with four rounds of bumper-car smashing, dressing up as the Crash Test Dummies.
Raffi's Restaurant has perfected its menu of classic Italian dishes since its founding in 1989. Dinners kick off with appetizers such as crab cakes in creamy pesto sauce and toasted ravioli. Entrees arrive next, pleasing palates with bites of spicy shrimp diablo, rigatoni in a rich bacon, pea, and cheese carbonara sauce, and chicken saltimbocca topped with capers, mushrooms, and thin slices of egg, cheese, and bacon.
Wines complement each dish, as do cocktails from the Palm Lounge, Raffi's full-service bar. During warmer months, patrons can sample the Palm Lounge's stock of fine cigars on an outdoor patio that overlooks a bubbling fountain. There, they can blow smoke at their least favorite Internet memes while hooked up to the restaurant's complimentary WiFi.