- $32 for $50 worth of BYOB dinner, valid Sunday–Thursday
Cara Mia - Millburn
With its exposed-brick walls, white tablecloths, and rustic artwork, Cara Mia is the portrait of an elegant, intimate restaurant. Surrounded by this welcoming ambiance, the BYOB family-owned spot provides diners with a menu of classic Italian cuisine prepared with only the freshest and finest ingredients. Read on to learn about a few of the standout dishes.
- Appetizer: homemade veal and beef meatballs smothered in a tomato-based sauce and garnished with fresh ricotta cheese and basil
- Salad: endive leaves tossed with bosc pears, gorgonzola, and toasted walnuts and drizzled with white-balsamic vinaigrette
- Pasta: jumbo lump crab meat, shrimp, shallots, diced tomatoes, and roasted peppers sit atop a bed of fettuccine finished with a sauce of white wine and cream and garnished with garlic and chili flakes
- Entree: grilled branzino topped with asparagus, portobello mushrooms, and zucchini and served in a light balsamic reduction
- Dessert: creamy homemade ricotta cheesecake garnished with confectioner's sugar, fresh strawberries, and whipped cream