DINING AT THE INN
Start your day with a cup of our Villa house blend coffee made exclusively for us by Intelligentsia. Our Villa house blend is so delectable that our guests often order a bag to take home with them! In addition to our fabulous coffee, other beverages provided at the Villa include orange juice, ice tea, lemonade, and hot tea.
The Villa offers a delicious continental spread on the weekdays from 7am-10am and features an assortment of cereals, Italian bread from our local Italian bakery, English muffins, etc. Belgian waffle mix is conveniently pre-measured and stored for you in our refrigerator for you to prepare your own waffles. In addition, we also have fruit for your enjoyment: Michigan red delicious apples, Florida oranges, and bananas. Would you like a homemade omelette? Just ask!
In addition to the daily continental spread, a hot breakfast item is served along with our steel cut oatmeal from 8am-10am with the daily menu as follows:
MONDAY: VEGETARIAN “VILLA ZA”
A hand tossed pizza crust is topped with Chicago’s original Pastorelli Pizza sauce. Add a layer of green peppers, onions, and slices of Compari tomatoes. A blend of Italian cheeses including Mozzarella, Parmesan, and Romano is sprinkled on top followed by Scrambled Eggs and then baked to a golden crisp in our Villa stone fired oven. Like it spicy? Add some pizza heat!
TUESDAY: EUROPEAN FRITTATA
Chunks of European bacon and fresh corn off the cob are topped with a mixture of eggs and cream, then covered with shredded cheddar cheese and baked to perfection.
WEDNESDAY: SAUSAGE & GOAT CHEESE “VILLA ZA”
A hearty version of our “Breakfast Za” listed above with a tantalizing combination of sausage with goat cheese.
THURSDAY: TOMATO & BASIL FRITTATA
Onions that have been sautéed in olive oil are mixed with tomatoes and fresh basil. Milk, eggs, and cheese are then added to the combination and baked to perfection.
FRIDAY: SUPREMO “VILLA ZA”
Our ultimate “Breakfast Za” is prepared as described above with various meat toppings including pepperoni, cotto salami, sausage and/or ham and a generous portion of green peppers, onions, and sliced tomatoes. Topped with a blend of Italian cheeses and then baked to a golden crisp in our stone fired oven.
Grade AA eggs are scrambled with a mixture of cotto salami, broccoli and slices of Compari tomatoes and sweet peppers or organic shrooms and melted mozzarella.
Sliced onions are sautéed in butter. A fragrant mixture of Italian spices is added to the potatoes, combined with the sautéed onions, and then lightly fried.
VILLA BLUEBERRY PECAN “FAMOUS FRENCH TOAST”
A loaf of French bread from our local bakery is sliced then soaked overnight in our special sauce. The next morning pecans are added on top with the blueberries and then an additional brown sugar glaze prior to baking to a heavenly taste sensation!
Start with sautéed onions, garlic, then add asparagus & crumbled Italian sausage. Combine with potatoes, milk, eggs and cheese then baked to perfection.
MIXED BERRY FRUIT COBBLER
Various berries of the season: blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, and/or blackberries are mixed with cobbler filling and then baked.
MID-DAY TO MIDNIGHT SNACKS AT THE VILLA
Guests at the Villa have access to the kitchen round the clock. Whether grabbing a piece of fruit or a couple of our freshly baked cookies, there is always something available to enjoy.
While at the Villa, try making a delicious Panini sandwich. We keep our refrigerator stocked with Italian meats, cotto salami and ham along with the condiments for your Panini sandwich.
Imported provolone cheese, swiss, or American cheese are layered on homemade fresh Italian bread from our local Italian bakery with your choice of meats. If you choose, add some olive oil to the bread and then press on the Villa Panini maker until golden crisp. Then consider adding some Compari tomatoes or select from our array of fresh & jarred peppers to complete your sandwich. Mangia!
VILLA PIZZA FROM OUR STONE FIRED OVEN
Perhaps after a long day of sightseeing or shopping you would like to have a relaxing meal at the Villa. Whether for a lovely lunch or a delectable dinner, why not order a made to order pizza to be prepared in our stone fired oven? You choose from a bevy of toppings including: green peppers, onions, tomatoes, olives, pepperoni, cotto salami, ham or spicy sausage. Just let us know the time that you would like to enjoy your pizza and the toppings of your choice. We will prepare your pizza for you to dine in your suite or in one of our common areas.
Your made to order pizza is only $20 and includes a complimentary carafe of our house “Capriccio” wine!
VILLA CONCIERGE “BREAKFAST IN BED” SERVICE
Would you enjoy some extra special pampering during your stay at the Villa? Consider having us provide you and your guest with breakfast in bed! You will have your choice of that morning’s breakfast dish or may choose another breakfast entree from our weekly morning offerings. Best of all, your lovely meal will arrive at your requested time with complimentary mimosas!
All for $25. Order in advance.