775.515.4300
1304 South Stewart
Carson City
Nevada

Bella Vita Bistro

Gourmet Dining in the Capital City

 

HOURS: Mon 11-2 Lunch
Tue-Wed 11-8 Lunch, Dinner
Thu-Sat 11-9 Lunch, Dinner
Sunday Brunch 9-2

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Bella Vita Catering

Serving Northern Nevada for Over 12 Years!

Entreés

Chicken Chardonnay, Tri-Tip Steak, Poached Salmon, Oven Roasted Pork Tenderloin, BBQ Ribs, Lemon Garlic, Chicken Fettuccini, Alfredo Lasagna, and Much More

Appetizers

Veggie Platters, Cheese Platter, Fruit Platters, Dungeness Crab Cakes, Garlic Hummus, Italian Antipasto Platter, Stuffed Mushroom Caps, Bacon Wrapped Dates, and More

Sushi & Side Dishes

Sashimi, Gingered Carrots, Herbed Red Potatoes, Rice Pilaf, Potato Bar, Balsamic Glazed Green Beans, Drizzled Steamed Asparagus, Squash Medley, and Much More.

Sandwiches & Food Bars

Taco Bar, Potato Bar, Deli Meat Pin Wheels, Wraps & Roll Ups, Mini Tri-Tip Sandwiches, Assorted Sliders, Frittata, Strata, Quiches, and Much More.

Our Catering Menu

 

Appetizers

Phyllo Cups filled with Baked Brie topped with Blackberry Jalapeno Jam or Olive Citrus Tapenade
Heirloom Bruschetta

Black Bean Dip with Cilantro Pesto served with Homemade Tortilla Chips

House made Potato Chips served with Garlic Parmesan and Sundried Tomato Basil Dips

Bacon Wrapped Dates

Veggie Platter served with Kosher Salt and Lemon Dill Dip

International Gourmet Cheese Platter served with Sliced Baguettes and Assorted Crackers (Gluten Free Available)

Dungeness Crab Cakes served with Lemon Caper Aioli

Prawn Butter served with Sliced Baguettes and Assorted Crackers

Garlic Hummus served with Pita Chips

Italian Antipasto Platter

Stuffed Mushroom Cap Trio filled with Dungeness Crab, Hickory Bacon and Parmesan Garlic Herb Cream Cheese

Fresh Fruit Platter or Fruit Skewars served with Bella Vita Fruit Sauce

Soups & Salads

Southwest Tortilla Soup

Classic Clam Chowder

Butternut Squash

The Field – Field Greens tossed with Gorgonzola, Caramelize Walnuts & Red Onions served with Wild Berry Vinaigrette

Classic Caesar Salad with Grilled Chicken or Shrimp and our handmade croutons

Summer Salad- Spring Mix, Mandarin Oranges & Avocado served with Honey Vinaigrette

Caprese Salad – Fresh Mozzarella Cheese, Tomato & Fresh Basil

Cold Curried Orzo Salad

Chopped Cobb Salad

Spinach Salad served with Mushrooms, Bacon & Warm Vinaigrette
Greek Salad

Classic or Blue Pasta Salad

Potato Salad

Tuscan Bean Salad

Sandwiches

Assorted Deli Meat Pin Wheels, Wraps & Roll Ups

Mini Tri Tip Sandwiches

Assorted Sliders

Entrees

Chicken Chardonnay (Our Signature Dish)

Chicken Piccata

Orange Rosemary Chicken

Tri Tip Steak served with Tri -Sauces (Bordelaise, Creamed Horseradish & Cowgirl BBQ Sauce)

Oven Roasted Pork Tenderloin served with a Port or Mustard Sauce

BBQ Ribs

Lemon Garlic Chicken

Fettuccini Alfredo served with Chicken or Shrimp

Lasagna (Italian Sausage or Vegetarian)

Poached Salmon topped with Lemon Dill Beurre Blanc

Baked Salmon served with Lemon Dill Caper Sauce

Sirloin Medallions served with Peppercorn Sauce

Pan Seared Tilapia served with Mango Salsa

Chicken or Beef Satay Skewers served with grilled Pineapple & Peanut Sauce

Prawn Scampi

Assorted Sushi (Platters or On-Site Sushi Chef

Sides Dishes

Herbed Red Potatoes

Rice Pilaf

Potato Bar (Mashed/Baked Potatoes & Sweet Potatoes served with assorted toppings)

Balsamic Glazed Green Beans

Gingered Carrots

Steamed Asparagus drizzled with Lemon Herb Aioli

Squash Medley served with Rosemary Butter

Sliced French & Sourdough Baguettes or Everything Bread

Garlic Parmesan Breadsticks

Breakfast

Assorted Mini Muffins served with Orange Honey Butter

Frittata or Strata served with Zesty Hollandaise Sauce

Assorted Flavors of Quiche

Candied Bacon

Bella Vita Country Potatoes

Fresh Fruit Salad served with Bella Vita Fruit Sauce

Desserts

Mini Cream Puffs dipped in Chocolate Ganache

Texas Sheet Cake

Lemon Squares tipped with fresh whipped cream

Assorted Mini Cheesecake Bites topped with fresh berries

Chocolate covered Strawberries

Frequently Asked Questions

How long before my event do I need to hire a caterer? The earlier the better to ensure the date is available. At Bella Vita Catering, we can typically work within any time frame if we are not booked for another event.

What is the Service Charge? Caterers charge a service fee to cover the cost of transportation, insurance, wages, worker’s comp, and clean up. The industry standard is 18% – 20%. Bella Vita charges an 18% service fee and it is non-taxable.

Do you require a deposit? We do require a deposit with the remaining balance due on the day of the event. We accept Cash, Checks, Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express.

About Us

Bella Vita Catering is a Full Service Catering Company located in the Carson Valley and serving all of Northern Nevada for over 12 years. (We have even gone as far as Tonopah.) We are known for High Quality, Fresh, Innovative Food, at Fair Prices, and with Amazing Service. We will customize the menu to meet your needs and budget.

We can provide Specialty Staff for any event, such as Bartenders and Sushi Chefs, and can arrange all of your party rentals as well including Linens, China, Paper Products, and more… everything you might need to make your event extra special and unique!

You may have seen us at one of your local Farmer’s Markets selling our Homemade Chips, Dips and Cheese Spreads. These include delicious options like Garlic Parmesan Dip, Sun Dried Tomato Basil Dip, and Cheese Spread featuring Prawn Butter , Smokey Bacon Gouda, Southwest Chipotle, and our biggest seller, Parmesan Garlic Lemon Scallion. Stop by and sample our newest product: Black Truffle Aioli!

We also offer Japanese Sea Salad, Crispy Kale and Herbed Parmesan Garlic Butter.

In House Sushi Chef

In House Sushi Chef

We can prepare pre-ordered platters of freshly prepared Sushi & Sashimi or have our Sushi Chef come to you to make amazing Sushi for you and your guests. We even offer lessons for private parties!

We can prepare pre-ordered platters of freshly prepared Sushi & Sashimi or have our Sushi Chef come to you to make amazing Sushi for you and your guests. We even offer lessons for private parties!

Farmer’s Market

Visit us at your local Farmer’s Market and sample our Homemade Chips, Dips, and Cheese Sauces!
We also have Japanese Sea Salad and Crispy Kale! Come by and sample our newest product: Black Truffle Aioli!

Farmer’s Market Schedule:
3rd & Curry Street Market – Carson City
Saturday 8:30 am to 1 pm | June-September
3rd & Curry St., Carson City, NV 89703

Minden Farmers Market
Tuesday 4 pm to 8 pm | May – September 27
1604 Esmeralda Ave., Minden, NV 89423

Sierra Chef Farmers Market @ Lampe Park
Wednesday 9 am to 1 pm | May – September
1325 Waterloo Ln., Gardnerville, NV 89410

Farmer’s Market

Visit us at your local Farmer’s Market and sample our Homemade Chips, Dips, and Cheese Sauces! We also have Japanese Sea Salad and Crispy Kale! Come by and sample our newest product: Black Truffle Aioli! ​ Farmer’s Market Schedule: 3rd & Curry Street Market – Carson City Saturday 8:30 am to 1 pm | June-September 3rd & Curry St., Carson City, NV 89703 ​ Minden Farmers Market Tuesday 4 pm to 8 pm | May – September 27 1604 Esmeralda Ave., Minden, NV 89423 Sierra Chef Farmers Market @ Lampe Park Wednesday 9 am to 1 pm | May – September 1325 Waterloo Ln., Gardnerville, NV 89410

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Bella Vita Catering Company • 1304 South Stewart, Carson City, NV 89706 • 775-783-8923