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The Original Candela's

General Menu

Starters

Italian Inspirations


Fried Calamari $9.25


Mussels in a Half Shell $9.25


Clam Steamers $8.50


Bruschetta $6.75


Our Famous Garlic Knots & Sauce $1.75


Garlic Bread $2.75


Garlic Bread with Cheese $3.50


Candela Combo Platter $14.75
Enjoy them all! Mozzarella sticks, poppers, chicken tenders, and wings

Frank's Famous Appetizers $7.75
Roasted red peppers, fresh mozzarella, and artichoke hearts drizzled with olive oil and topped with fresh chopped garlic


American Delights


Mozzarella Sticks $7.20


Onion Rings $4.75


Fried Shrimp with Tomato Sauce $9.75


Buffalo Wings
10 at $9.50
20 at $15.00


Chicken Tenders with Honey Mustard $6.50


Jalapeno Poppers $6.50


French Fries $2.75


Cheese Fries $4.25
Choice of mozzarella or american

Pizza Fries $5.25
Cheese & tomato sauce

Buffalo Calamari $9.75


Soup, Salad, & Antipasto

Soup
Cup or Bowl - Ask your server about today's fresh choicest!
Our soups vary by season and are served on a rotating basis, common selections include Minestrone, Pasta Fagiole, Chicken Noodle, Lentil, and Split Pea.


Appetizer Salads

Insalata $4.00
A classic blend of spring mix, plum tomatoes, and sweet onions, served with house vinaigrette or your choice of dressing

Caesar Salad $5.00
Romaine lettuce, pecorino romano cheese, croutons, and caesar dressing

Caprese Salad $7.50
Fresh mozzarella, basil, and tomatoes with olive oil, parsley, and black pepper


Dinner Salads


Grilled Chicken Salad $8.50


Chicken Caesar Salad $8.50


Buffalo Chicken Salad $8.50


Grilled Shrimp Salad $12.00


Tuna Salad $7.50


BLT Salad $6.50


Chef Salad $7.75


Antipasto Freddo
Small - $7.50
Large - $8.50
A rustic assortment of ham, salami, and provolone cheese, served over a bed of baby lettuces with giardinera (Italian pickled vegetables) and your choice of dressing


Candela Classics

All classics are served with french fries. Double the fries for just $1.00.
Add bacon to any burger for just $.75


Hamburger $7.25
An 8 oz. patty on a kaiser roll

Cheeseburger $8.25


Candela Burger $8.75
Our special 8 oz. patty, smothered in American and provolone cheese and topped with lettuce, tomatoes, and onions

Chicken Tenders $8.75
Chicken served up American style! Five all-white meat tenders breaded and lightly fried, served on a bed of lettuce with either ranch, honey mustard, or tomato dipping sauce

Italian Hot Dog $7.25
A giant hot dog smothered in fried potatoes, sweet peppers, and onions

Candela Kids

Kids come first at Candela!
Kids' items are recommended for children 12 and under.


Spaghetti, Rigatoni, or Linguine $5.50
With tomato sauce or butter & garlic

Cheese Ravioli $6.00


Gnocchi $6.00


Baked Ziti with Meatballs $8.75


Chicken Tenders $7.00
With french fries or a side salad

Pizzetta (Individual Pizza) $8.00
Toppings: $.75 half, $1.00 whole

Breaded Flounder with Roasted Potatoes $8.50



Beverages:
2 LT Soda, 20 oz. Sodas, Coffee, Hot Tea, Expresso, Cappuccino, Bottled Teas, Pelligrino




Artisan Sandwiches: Freddo (Cold)

All Artisan Cold Sandwiches are served on
hearth-baked bread and include lettuce, tomato, onions, oil and vinegar or mayonnaise.

3' and 6' subs available with 24 hours notice


Ham, Cheese, & Salami $7.70


Ham, Cheese, & Cappicola $8.25


Ham & Cheese $7.50


Ham, Cheese, Salami, Cappicola, & Pepperoni $9.10


Cheese & Pepperoni $7.50


Roast Beef $8.50


Roast Beef & Cheese $8.90


Turkey $8.50


Turkey & Cheese $8.90


Roast Beef, Turkey, & Cheese $9.30


Tuna $7.65
Made fresh daily

Veggie Sub (Cold or Grilled) $9.90
Lettuce, tomato, onion, sweet peppers, cucumber, broccoli, plus your choice of oil and vinegar or mayonnaise



Wraps


All wraps include lettuce, tomato, and potato chips.
Additional items, please add $.50




Italian $8.25


Roast Beef $8.25


Tuna $8.00


Turkey $8.25


Artisan Sandwiches: Caldi (Hot)

Meatball $7.75


Meatball Parmigiana $8.25


Sausage $7.75


Sausage Parmigiana $8.25


Sausage, Peppers, & Onions $8.50


Sausage,Peppers & Onions With Mozzarella $9.00


South Philly Pepper & Egg $8.00


Veal Parmigiana $9.75


Chicken Parmigiana $9.50


Shrimp Parmigiana $10.00


Flounder Parmigiana $9.75
Take Out Only

Tilapia Parm $9.75


Buffalo Chicken with Mozzarella $9.50


Roast Pork $9.50
With provlone & roasted red peppers

Eggplant Parmigiana $9.00


Wraps


All wraps include lettuce, tomato, and potato chips. Additional items, please add $.50




Chicken $8.25


Steak $8.25


Buffalo Chicken $9.00


Chicken Caesar $9.00


Paninis


All Paninis served with potato chips. Additional items please add .50


Palermo $8.95
Grilled Chicken, Roasted Peppers, Smoked Provolone and Balsamic Vinaigrette

Pesto Chicken $8.95
Grilled Chicken, Tomatoes, Pesto and Smoked Mozzarella

Turkey Melt $8.95
Turkey Breast, Bacon, tomatoes, and American Cheese

Caprese $8.95
Homemade Mozzarella, Basil, tomatoes, Pesto and Olive Oil

Grilled Eggplant $8.95
Roasted Peppers, Sauteed Spinach and Provolone

Cheesesteaks

Chicken or beef steaks available
Add french fries for just $2.50. Sandwiches are 12"
Special include peppers, onions and mushrooms. Please contact us for availability of other sizes.


Plain Steak $7.00


Pizza Steak Special $8.25


Cheesesteak Special $8.25


Buffalo Chicken Cheesesteak $8.00


The SuperSteak $12.00
Extra cheese, extra meat... double your pleasure.

Pizza Steak $7.75


Cheesesteak with Onions $7.75


Cheesesteak Hoagie $8.00



Toppings:
Mushrooms, Hot Peppers, Sweet Peppers, Onions, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Tomato Sauce, Garlic, Extra Cheese

Please add .50 each addtional item




Pollo (Chicken)

1. Choose A Preparation
Cacciatore - $17.25
Marsala - $17.25
Parmigiana - $17.25
Piccata - $17.25
Francese - $17.25


2. Choose A Side
For additional sides, add $3.00 each
Spaghetti
Rigatoni
Linguine
Capellini (Angel Hair)
Roasted Potatoes
Sauteed Broccoli


3. Indulgences
Fresh Chopped Garlic - add $.50
Extra Hungry? Extra Large Portion - add $4.50
Extra Large Side - add $1.25
Garlic Bread - add $2.50


Vitello (Veal)

1. Choose A Preparation
Marsala - $19.50
Cutlet - $18.00
Parmigiana - $19.50
Piccata - $19.50
Francese - $19.50


2. Choose A Side
For additional sides, add $3.00 each
Spaghetti
Rigatoni
Linguine
Capellini (Angel Hair)
Roasted Potatoes
Sauteed Broccoli


3. Indulgences
Fresh Chopped Garlic - add $.50
Extra Hungry? Extra Large Portion - add $4.50
Extra Large Side - add $1.25
Garlic Bread - add $2.50


Pesce (Seafood)

Pasta Del Mare (Seafood Pasta)
Sauteed with your choice of spaghetti, linguine, rigatoni, or capellini (angel hair) pasta, tossed with marinara or aglio olio (garlic and oil) sauce


Shrimp - $16.50
Calamari - $16.25
Mussels - $15.25
Clams & Broccoli - $16.00
Shrimp & Broccoli - $19.50
Shrimp & Clams - $20.50
Mussels, Clams, & Shrimp - $23.00
Mussels, Clams, Shrimp, & Calamari - $25.50
Shrimp Francese-$20.00
Shrimp Parmigiana-$19.50
Shrimp Scampi-$20.00
Tilapia-(At Market Price)


Tilapia can be prepared broiled with olive oil, garlic and lemon; fried with lemon wedges; Parmigiana; Pizzalola (chopped onions, tomato and garlic); or with a side of tomato sauce.


All Seafood dishes include a choice of our homemade soup or house salad (Insalata). Want both? Double your pleasure with a soup and our house insalata for just $1.50 more.


Choose A Side
For additional sides, add $3.00 each
Spaghetti
Rigatoni
Linguine
Capellini (Angel Hair)
Roasted Potatoes
Sauteed Broccoli
Italian String Beans


Baked Dishes

All Baked Dishes Include your choice of soup or house salad with homemade vinaigrette.
Want both? Double your pleasure with a soup and our House Insalata for just $1.50 more.


1. Choose An Entree
Lasagna - $10.50
Stuffed Shells - $10.50
Manicotti - $10.50
Baked Ziti - $10.50
Eggplant Parmigiana - $13.50
Eggplant Rollatini - $14.50

Eggplant dishes include your choice of pasta.



2. Choose An Optional Side
Meatballs - + $2.00
Sweet Italian Sausage - + $2.00
Sauteed Broccoli - + $2.50
Rapini (Broccoli Rabe) - + $5.00
Spinach - + $3.50


Pasta

All pasta meals include your choice of soup or house salad with homemade vinaigrette. Want both? Double your pleasure with a soup and our house insalata for just $1.50 more.


1. Choose A Sauce
Tomato - $8.50
Marinara - $10.00
Bolognese (Meat Sauce) - $11.00
Alfredo - $13.00
Aglio Olio (Garlic & Oil) - $10.00
Vodka Sauce - $13.00
Mushroom Marinara - $11.00
Clam Sauces (Marinara or Garlic & Oil) - $12.00


2. Choose A Pasta
Spaghetti
Rigatoni
Linguine
Capellini (Angel Hair)
Fettuccini - add $2.00
Cavatelli - add $2.00
Cheese Ravioli - add $2.00
Spinach Ravioli - add $2.00
Gnocchi - add $2.00
Wheat - add $3.00


3. Choose A Topping (Select As Many As You Like!)
Meatballs - add $2.00
Sweet Italian Sausage - add $2.00
Broccoli - add $2.50
Rapini (Broccoli Rabe) - add $5.00
Sauteed Spinach - add $3.50
Grilled Chicken - add $3.50


4. Indulgences
Fresh Chopped Garlic - add $.50
Extra Hungry? Extra Large Pasta Portion - add $2.50
Heavy on the Sauce - add $1.00



Pasta Specials
Your choice of soup or salad


Cavatelli with Bolognese & Peas $13.50
A Candela classic

Pasta alla Vongole $15.50
Two types of clams equals one cry of delicious! Linguine with clams and little neck clams, served in your choice of marinara or white wine sauce

Heavenly Linguine $19.50
Extra large - $22.50
Jumbo clam crab meat, basil marinara, fresh garlic, and some secret Candela touches combine to create a dish that's so good, it's sinful!


Pasta Melanzana $13.50
Eggplant, zucchini, and imported Italian plum tomatoes tossed with capellini in a light sauce infused with garlic and ramps (wild leeks)

Rigatoni Rustica $16.00
A hearty blend of the finest rigatoni pasta, fresh grilled chicken, Italian spices, diced tomatoes, and fresh garlic, sauteed with olive oil and black pepper
With Shrimp-19.50


Crab or Lobster Ravioli alla Mama $14.50
Mama Candela's favorite ravioli sauteed with shallots and garlic, topped with fresh parsley. Your choice of sauce: homemade marinara or garlic and butter

Cavatelli Caloroso $16.50
A spicy Southern Italian dish of cavatelli, sausage, arrabiata sauce, roasted peppers, and garlic, finished with dollops of mozzarella cheese. Also available in a mild version

Pizza

We knead our own dough and craft our own sauce each morning to create a pizza worthy of praise.


Traditional Pizza
Medium - $11.50
Large - $13.00
Half Topping - $1.50
Whole Topping - $2.00
Add extra cheese for just $2.00 more!


Grandma Candela's Pizza $17.50
A hearty, square pizza in Sicilian tradition, with crushed whole tomatoes, basil, and mozzarella

Pizzetta (Individual Pizza) $8.00
Half Topping - $.75
Whole Topping - $1.00
Add extra cheese for just $1.00 more!


White or Wheat Pizza
Medium - $12.50
Large - $14.00

Half Topping - $1.50
Whole - $2.00


Sicilian $15.25
Half Topping - $1.50
Whole - $2.00


Three Cheese Pizza
Medium - $14.00
Large - $15.50


Toppings:
Broccoli, Broccoli Rabe (Rapini), Fresh Garlic, Ricotta Cheese, Sliced Tomato, Black Olives, Anchovies, Sausage, Mushrooms, Pepperoni, Peppers, Onions, Meatballs, Salami, Ham, Pineapple, Spinach, Artichokes, Bacon


"GLUTEN FREE AVAILABLE"



Gourmet Pizza


Mucho Meat
Medium - $19.00
Large - $20.00
Heapings of helpings of ham, salami, pepperoni, and homemade meatballs


Cheesesteak Pizza
Medium - $18.50
Large - $19.50
Beef or chicken steak with peppers, onions, and mushrooms, topped with sauce and mozzarella. Available without our homemade tomato sauce


Seafood Pizza Shrimp and clams seasoned
Medium - $19.50
Large - $20.50
with Italian herbs and fresh garlic, topped with mozzarella and your choice of red or white sauce


Old Fashioned Tomato Pie
Medium - $12.50
Large - $13.50
Chopped plum tomatoes, basil, Italian herbs, and just a hint of garlic and mozzarella make this Candela classic a perennial favorite


Pizza Primavera
Medium - $17.50
Large - $18.50
Eggplant, zucchini, fresh diced tomatoes, and mushrooms. Topped with mozzarella and your choice of red or white sauce


Lil' Frank's Pizza
$14.75
Dare to be different and try this square pizza of plum tomatoes, sesame seeds, fresh garlic, olive oil, and a hint of rosemary


Buffalo Chicken Pizza
Medium - $18.50
Large - $19.50
What could be better marriage than our buffalo chicken and our famous artisan pizza? Available with or without our homemade pizza sauce


Candela Deluxe Pizza
Medium - $18.50
Large - $19.50
Sausage, mushrooms, pepperoni, onions, peppers, extra cheese, and anchovies, topped with pizza sauce and mozzarella


Pizza Pomodoro
Medium - $14.00
Large - $15.50
Diced tomatoes, garlic, onions, and basil topped with mozzarella. Available with or without our homemade pizza sauce


Vodka Rigatoni Pizza
Medium - $18.50
Large - $19.50


Baked Ziti Pizza
Medium - $18.50
Large - $19.50


BBQ Chicken Pizza
Medium - $18.50
Large - $19.50


Eggplant Rollatini Pizza
Medium - $16.50
Large - $17.50


Grilled Chicken Pizza
Medium - $17.50
Large - $18.50


Chicken Parmigiana Pizza
Medium - $18.50
Large - $19.50


Brooklyn Pizza (Sicilian Style thin crust square)
Large-$15.25

Margherita Pizza
Medium-$14.00
Large-$16.00



Stuffed Pizza, Calzone, & Stromboli


Veggie Stuffed Pizza
Medium - $18.50
Large - $20.50
Stuffed with spinach, broccoli, and tomatoes


Stuffed Meat Pizza
Medium - $19.50
Large - $21.50
Stuffed with pepperoni, ham, sausage, and bacon


Calzone or Stromboli with Cheese
$8.00


Each additional item .75
Additional items: Ham, Salami, Pepperoni, Mushrooms, Onions, Sausage, Peppers




Instacandela Lunch Menu

All items are served with our famous garlic knots and a traditional insalata (salad).
Available until 3:00PM every day of the week, excluding holidays


Rigatoni Rustica $8.50
A hearty blend of the finest rigatoni pasta, fresh grilled chicken, Italian spices, diced tomatoes, and fresh garlic, sauteed with olive oil and black pepper

Pranzo Sano $9.50
Pan seared tilapia pizzaiola style, with chopped onions, tomato, and garlic. Served wtih roasted potatoes or garlic-infused string beans

Cheese Ravioli $7.50
Delicate ravioli stuffed with ricotta cheese and finished with our homemade marinara sauce and a touch of basil

Cavatelli Caloroso $8.50
A spicy Southern Italian dish of cavatelli, sausage, arrabiata sauce, roasted peppers, and garlic, finished with dollops of mozzarella cheese. Also available in a mild version

Rigatoni Alla Vodka $7.50
Imported pasta drenched in our delicious homemade vodka sauce

Heavenly Linguine $9.50
Jumbo clam crab meat, basil marinara, fresh garlic, and some secret Candela touches combine to create a dish that's so good, it's sinful!

Soup, Salad, & Unlimited Garlic Knots $7.50
Pasta Fagiole, Minestrone, or Italian Chicken (as available), plus our traditional insalata and a big, brimming basket of garlic knots

All lunch items are also available in dinner portions. Ask your server!



Items and pricing subject to change without notice.