While most hand-me-downs result in protruding lips and accidental fire-setting to ugly cat sweaters, this family’s cherished treasures are ones you’ll want to take on. Fill your fork with scratch-made finery at Ristorante Lago, and experience the luxury of $40 worth of Italian fare for only $20.
Grandparents, aunts and uncles were gracious enough to part with treasured family recipes straight from Italy, adding immeasurable authenticity to the offerings on Ristorante Lago’s select menu. While sitting lakeside pondering nature’s beauty, peruse appetizers like Carpaccio and Salciccia (grilled balistreri Italian sausage with peppers and onions). Consider entrees like Roasted Mediterranean Sea Bass stuffed with caramelized fennel, spinach, currants, onions and carrots, or answer the beckoning of Braised Strauss Lamb Shank with tuscan tomatoes and olives, ricotta gnocchi, pecorino cheese and germolata. Don’t forget the pasta—after all, this is Italian dining. Everything from Frutti Di Mare to traditional Lasagna and Truffle Ravioli is on hand, just waiting for your command. Visit or make your reservation today.