We have great spaces available for your social or corporate parties. for details, call 414-771-7910.


Day Time Private Events



Being a dinner-only restaurant, Ristorante Bartolotta is the perfect place to host your next private lunch party.  Ideal for both business events and social celebrations, our restaurant is available 7 days a week from 11am (or earlier upon request) to 4pm. You can have the entire restaurant exclusively for your event for an incredibly low minimum starting at $500! 


Our flexible options can accommodate smaller, medium and larger parties up to 60 people in our charming dining room and it is the perfect setting for baptisms, rehearsals, birthday or anniversary celebrations, funeral gatherings, business presentations and more. 


Our menu offers a wide range of options specializing in authentic Italian cuisine and is customized to every event to ensure full satisfaction for you and your guests. Our Wine Director Todd Hasselbacher can work with you to help you find the perfect wines and other drinks to go along with your reception. With Milwaukee's best Italian wine selection, beers and cocktails and our warm, professional staff, your event is sure to be a success.


Please call or email us for more information.

Todd Hasselbacher
Catering Manager

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December Lunches

Once again, Ristorante Bartolotta will open its doors for lunch during the holiday season.
Every year, we create a whole new traditional menu along with a great wine list for the season. The charming village of Wauwatosa comes alive during this festive time of the year. It is the perfect setting for lunch, whether you're looking for a power lunch or a more laid back lunch to reconnect with friends and family.
Reservations are now open and are highly recommended since we fill out very quickly.

*Subject to change

Potato-pancetta soup, chive oil

 Caesar salad, anchovy-romano dressing

 Citrus salad of orange, pink grapefruit, fennel, olives, watercresss, red onion

 Grilled wild mushroom frittata

 Antipasto of salami, house-made ricotta & chicken liver crostini, marinated olives & cheese 

Fried robiola cheese, butternut squash puree, black trumpet mushrooms

 Goat cheese-stuffed lamb meatballs

 Steamed mussels marinara


 Risotto, artichokes, smoked scamorza, basil

 Semolina gnocchetti, shrimp, crab, spicy tomato, tarragon

 Orecchiette pork sausage ragu, rapini, pecorino

 Pear & prosciutto-filled casoncelli, brown butter, ground amaretti

Pizza & Entrees

Braised beef short ribs, polenta, kale

 Roasted cornish hen, Brussels sprouts, pureed potatoes 

Mediterranean sea bass in cartoccio

 Sauteed pork cutlets, spinach, mushrooms lemon-caper sauce

 Grilled pizza, San Marzano tomatoes, prosciutto, mozzarella, arugula 


Bartolotta’s classic tiramisu

 Hazelnut cake, vanilla creme anglaise

 Salted caramel budino

 Flourless chocolate cake, amarena cherries

 Vanilla gelato affogato, espresso shot, cocoa 

Trio of sorbets

December Lunches Monday-Friday
Open from Monday Dec 1st thru Tuesday Dec 30 (Closed 24th & 25th)
Hours 11:30 am-2 pm
For Reservations Call 414-771-7910


Holiday Lunches
Holiday Gift Cards
Happy Thanksgiving