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Today is the last day of Ciao Bella Italian Kitchen.As we move forward to our new rebranded restaurant (The Pomodoro), there are some questions we want to be sure to answer for you.Are you still accepting Ciao gift Cards?Yes! As long as they are Ciao Bella Italian Kitchen gift cards, we will be accepting them! Is your menu changing?Yes, it is. We are keeping a lot of the same best selling, wonderful items— and adding some really great, new dishes. The team in the back of the house have worked really hard! Our site should be up and running next week with the updated menu for you to take a look at. Check back here for details! When is your open date?Tuesday, March 9th we will open at 4pm for dine-in! We will take the next week to train our staff and make sure the restaurant is perfect for you to come back to. For the first few days, we will open at 4pm and starting Saturday, March 13th we will open at 11am! What will your hours be?We will be closed on Mondays to give our staff (and ourselves) family time. Otherwise, Tuesday through Thursday: 11am-12am (kitchen closes at 10pm), Friday & Saturday: 11am-1am (kitchen closes at 11pm) & Sunday: 11am-10pm (kitchen closes at 9pm). These hours apply except for the first few days, as listed in the previous question! Can I make a reservation?Yes, please! Give us a call (starting next weekend) at 815-654-9900 and ask for Scott to save you a table. Side note: bar seating will be first come, first serve.If you have any other questions, shoot us a message and we will get back to you ASAP.In the mean time, today we are featuring our Campanella Italian Sausage Pasta for $11 for curbside pick-up. We’re here until 8pm tonight and would love to see you. Give us a call at 815-654-9900 to place your order!We truly are so excited for you to see what we have been working on for the past few months and we can’t WAIT to see you indoors. It’s been a long year, but we are BACK!Welcome to The Pomodoro. Cin, cin!
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Posted on February 27, 2021

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Today is the last day of Ciao Bella Italian Kitchen.


As we move forward to our new rebranded restaurant (The Pomodoro), there are some questions we want to be sure to answer for you.


🍅Are you still accepting Ciao gift Cards?


Yes! As long as they are Ciao Bella Italian Kitchen gift cards, we will be accepting them!


🍅 Is your menu changing?


Yes, it is. We are keeping a lot of the same best selling, wonderful items— and adding some really great, new dishes. The team in the back of the house have worked really hard! Our site should be up and running next week with the updated menu for you to take a look at. Check back here for details!


🍅 When is your open date?


Tuesday, March 9th we will open at 4pm for dine-in! We will take the next week to train our staff and make sure the restaurant is perfect for you to come back to. For the first few days, we will open at 4pm and starting Saturday, March 13th we will open at 11am!


🍅 What will your hours be?


We will be closed on Mondays to give our staff (and ourselves) family time. Otherwise, Tuesday through Thursday: 11am-12am (kitchen closes at 10pm), Friday & Saturday: 11am-1am (kitchen closes at 11pm) & Sunday: 11am-10pm (kitchen closes at 9pm). These hours apply except for the first few days, as listed in the previous question!


🍅 Can I make a reservation?


Yes, please! Give us a call (starting next weekend) at 815-654-9900 and ask for Scott to save you a table. Side note: bar seating will be first come, first serve.


If you have any other questions, shoot us a message and we will get back to you ASAP.


In the mean time, today we are featuring our Campanella Italian Sausage Pasta for $11 for curbside pick-up. We’re here until 8pm tonight and would love to see you. Give us a call at 815-654-9900 to place your order!


We truly are so excited for you to see what we have been working on for the past few months and we can’t WAIT to see you indoors. It’s been a long year, but we are BACK!


Welcome to The Pomodoro. Cin, cin! 🍷

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