The best sauces, like the best imaginary friends, are rich and from the Mediterranean. Dine alone or with Esmeralda the railroad tycoon with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $25 for $50 worth of Italian cuisine and drinks
- $45 for three appetizers and one bottle of wine for a party of 6 (up to a $91 value)
- $109 for five appetizers and two bottles of wine for a party of 10 (up to a $231 value)
The locally sourced menu includes bruschetta ($8), butternut-squash ravioli ($24), and beef tenderloin seared with white-truffle oil ($36). An extensive wine list features reds and whites by the glass ($6–$9). For the group options, parties can choose from bottles of Colio Estate chardonnay, cabernet sauvignon, or rosé (up to a $28 value each) and mix and match appetizers from a specific menu.
Owner Filip Rocca crafts classic Italian dishes with a twist inside Mezzo Ristorante’s sleek, modern interior. The extensive cocktail and wine list complements locally sourced and celiac-friendly menus that blend both traditional and eclectic ingredients, such as sauces infused with Sambuca or limoncello. Cozy, padded niches crowned with orange accents offer an intimate setting for couples or asylum escapees, and the outdoor patio provides a clear view of Via Italia. Mezzo Ristorante hosts live music Thursday–Saturday, as well as a supper club on the last Friday of each month.