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Candela Pizza

3817, 22 Lawn Park Ave, Lawrence Township, NJ 08648

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Menu
pizza
  • Traditional Cheese Pizza$8.00 +
    Classic cheese or create your own pizza.
  • Wheat Cheese Pizza$12.50 +
    Classic cheese or create your own pizza.
  • White Cheese Pizza$12.50 +
    Classic cheese or create your own pizza.
  • Sicilian Cheese Pizza$15.25
    Classic cheese or create your own pizza.
  • Pizzetta Cheese Pizza$8.00
    Classic cheese or create your own pizza.
  • Gluten Free Pizzetta Cheese Pizza$13.50
    Classic cheese or create your own pizza.
gourmet-pizza
  • Mucho Meat Pizza$19.00 +
    Heaping helpings of ham, salami, pepperoni and homemade meatballs.
  • Cheesesteak Pizza$18.50 +
    Beef or chicken steak with peppers, onions & mushrooms. Topped with sauce and mozzarella cheese. Available with or without tomato sauce.
  • Seafood Pizza$19.50 +
    Shrimp and clams, seasoned with Italian herbs and fresh garlic. Topped with mozzarella cheese and your choice of red or white sauce.
  • Old Fashion Tomato Pizza$12.50 +
    Chopped plum tomatoes, basil, Italian herbs and just a hint of garlic and mozzarella cheese.
  • Pizza Primavera$17.50 +
    Eggplant, zucchini, fresh diced tomatoes and mushrooms. Topped with mozzarella cheese 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, based on a recipe from our own Lil' frank candela.
  • Buffalo Chicken Pizza$18.50 +
    Breaded chicken, diced & mixed with hot sauce. Topped with mozzarella cheese and pizza sauce.
  • Candela Deluxe Pizza$18.50 +
    Sausage, mushrooms, pepperoni, onions, peppers, extra cheese and anchovies. Topped with pizza sauce and mozzarella cheese.
  • Pomodoro Pizza$14.00 +
    Diced tomatoes, garlic, onions, and basil. Topped with mozzarella cheese.
  • Vodka Rigatoni Pizza$18.50 +
    An intoxicating taste on a plate that's even better on a pizza!
  • Baked Ziti Pizza$18.50 +
  • BBQ Chicken Pizza$18.50 +
  • Eggplant Rollatini Pizza$16.50 +
  • Grilled Chicken Pizza$17.50 +
  • Chicken Parmesan Pizza$18.50 +
  • Brooklyn Pizza$15.25
    Sicilian style thin crust square.
  • Margherita Pizza$14.00 +
    Chopped plum tomatoes, basil & fresh mozzarella cheese.
  • Grandma Candela's Pizza$17.50
    A hearty, square pizza in Sicilian tradition, with crushed whole tomatoes, basil, and mozzarella cheese.
  • 3 Cheese Pizza$14.00 +
stuffed-pizza
  • Veggie Stuffed Pizza$18.50 +
    Stuffed with spinach, broccoli & tomatoes.
  • Stuffed Meat Pizza$19.50 +
    Stuffed with pepperoni, ham, sausage & bacon.
appetizers
  • Fried Calamari$9.25
  • Mussels in a Half Shell$9.25
  • Clam Steamers$8.50
  • Bruschetta$6.75
    A candela custom recipe!
  • Garlic Knots$2.75
  • Garlic Bread$2.75
  • Candela Combo Platter$14.75
    Enjoy them all! Mozzarella cheese sticks, poppers, chicken tenders, and wings.
  • Frank's Famous Appetizer$7.75
    Roasted red peppers, fresh mozzarella cheese & artichoke hearts drizzled with olive oil & topped with fresh chopped garlic.
  • Mozzarella Sticks$7.20
  • Onion Rings$4.75
  • Fried Shrimp with Tomato Sauce$9.75
  • Buffalo Wings$9.50 +
    Praised in NJ monthly.
  • Chicken Tenders with Honey Mustard$6.50
  • Jalapeno Poppers$6.50
  • French Fries$2.75
  • Cheese Fries$4.25
  • Pizza Fries$5.25
    With cheese & tomato sauce.
  • Buffalo Calamari$9.75
  • Side of Meatballs$2.00
soups
  • Soup$2.50 +
    Our soups vary by season and are served on a rototing basis. Common selection include minestrone, pasta fagiole, chicken noocle, lentil and split pea. Call the restaurant for today's selection.
salads
  • Insalata$4.00
    A classic blend of spring mix, plum tomatoes, and sweet onions, served with house vinaigrette dressing.
  • Caesar Salad$5.00
    Romaine lettuce, pecorino Romano cheese, croutons, Caesar dressing.
  • Caprese Salad$7.50
    Fresh mozzarella cheese, basil, and tomatoes with olive oil, parsley, and black peppers.
  • 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's Salad$7.75
  • Antipasto Freddo Salad$7.50 +
    A rustic assortment of ham, salami and provolone cheese, served over a bed of baby lettuce with giardiniera Italian pickled vegetables & your choice of dressing.
  • Garden Salad$4.00
    Lettuce, tomatoes, and onions.
calzones-strombolis
  • Calzone with Cheese$8.00
    Comes with marinara sauce.
  • Stromboli with Cheese$8.00
cold-sandwiches
  • Ham, Cheese & Salami Sandwich$7.70
    Served on hearth baked bread & include lettuce, tomatoes, onions, oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
  • Ham, Cheese & Capicola Sandwich$7.70
    Served on hearth baked bread & include lettuce, tomatoes, onions, oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
  • Ham & Cheese Sandwich$7.50
    Served on hearth baked bread & include lettuce, tomatoes, onions, oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
  • Ham, Cheese, Salami, Capicola & Pepperoni Sandwich$9.10
    Served on hearth baked bread & include lettuce, tomatoes, onions, oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
  • Cheese & Pepperoni Sandwich$7.50
    Includes lettuce, tomatoes, and onions on hearth baked bread
  • Roast Beef Sandwich$8.50
    Served on hearth baked bread & include lettuce, tomatoes, onions, oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
  • Roast Beef & Cheese Sandwich$8.90
    Served on hearth baked bread & include lettuce, tomatoes, onions, oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
  • Turkey Sandwich$8.50
    Served on hearth baked bread & include lettuce, tomatoes, onions, oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
  • Turkey & Cheese Sandwich$8.90
    Served on hearth baked bread & include lettuce, tomatoes, onions, oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
  • Roast Beef, Turkey & Cheese Sandwich$9.30
    Served on hearth baked bread & include lettuce, tomatoes, onions, oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
  • Tuna Sandwich$7.65
    Made fresh daily. Served on hearth baked bread & include lettuce, tomatoes, onions, oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
  • Veggie Sub$7.90
    Lettuce, tomatoes, onions, sweet peppers, cucumbers, broccoli plus your choice of oil & vinegar or mayonnaise.
hot-sandwiches
  • Meatball Sandwich$7.75
  • Sausage Sandwich$7.75
  • Sausage, Peppers & Onions Sandwich$8.50
  • Sausage, Peppers & Onions with Mozzarella Sandwich$9.00
  • Veal Parmigiana Sandwich$9.75
  • Tilapia Parmigiana Sandwich$9.75
  • Roast Pork Sandwich$9.50
    With sharp provolone cheese and roasted red peppers.
  • Meatball Parmigiana Sandwich$8.25
  • Sausage Parmigiana Sandwich$8.25
  • South Philly Pepper & Egg Sandwich$8.00
  • Chicken Parmigiana Sandwich$9.50
  • Shrimp Parmigiana Sandwich$10.00
  • Buffalo Chicken with Mozzarella Sandwich$9.50
  • Eggplant Parmigiana Sandwich$9.00
candela-classics
All classics are served with french fries.
  • Hamburger$7.25
    An 8 oz. patty with hearth style kaiser roll.
  • Chicken Tenders$8.75
    Chicken served up Sicilian 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.
  • Cheeseburger$8.25
    An 8 oz patty with hearth style kaiser roll.
  • Candela Burger$8.75
    Our special 8 oz. beef patty, smothered in American and provolone cheeses and topped with lettuce, tomatoes, and onions.
  • Italian Hot Dog$7.25
    A giant hot dog smothered in fried potatoes, sweet peppers and onions.
cold-wraps
Includes lettuce, tomatoes, potato chips & pickles.
  • Italian Wrap$8.25
  • Tuna Wrap$8.00
  • Roast Beef Wrap$8.25
  • Turkey Wrap$8.25
hot-wraps
Includes lettuce, tomatoes, potato chips & pickles.
  • Chicken Wrap$8.25
  • Steak Wrap$8.25
  • Buffalo Chicken Wrap$9.00
  • Chicken Caesar Wrap$9.00
paninis
Served with potato chips.
  • Palermo Panini$8.95
    Grilled chicken roasted peppers, smoked provolone & balsamic vinaigrette.
  • Pesto Chicken Panini$8.95
    Grilled chicken, tomatoes, pesto & smoked mozzarella cheese with wild greens.
  • Turkey Melt Panini$8.95
    Turkey breast, bacon, tomatoes & American cheese.
  • Caprese Panini$8.95
    Homemade mozzarella cheese, basil, tomatoes, pesto & olive oil.
  • Grilled Eggplant Panini$8.95
    Eggplant, roasted peppers, sauteed spinach & provolone cheese.
pasta-dishes
Includes your choice of soup or salad.
  • Pasta with Tomato Sauce$8.50
  • Pasta with Marinara Sauce$11.00
  • Pasta with Bolognese Meat Sauce$11.00
  • Pasta with Alfredo$13.00
  • Pasta with Aglio Olio$10.00
    With garlic & oil.
  • Pasta with Vodka Sauce$13.00
  • Pasta with Mushroom Marinara$11.00
  • Pasta Clam Sauce with Marinara$12.00
  • Clam Sauce with Garlic & Oil$12.00
baked-dishes
Includes your choice of pasta and soup or salad.
  • Lasagna$10.50
  • Stuffed Shells$10.50
  • Manicotti$10.50
  • Baked Ziti$10.50
  • Eggplant Parmigiana$13.50
  • Eggplant Rollatini$14.50
    Includes your choice of pasta and soup or salad.
pasta-specials
Served with garlic knots and your choice of soup or salad.
  • Cavatelli with Bolognese & Peas$13.50
    A Candela classic.
  • Pasta Alla Vongole$15.50
    Two types of clams equal on cry of delicious! Linguine with clams and little neck clams, served with your choice of marinara or white wine sauce.
  • Heavenly Linguine$19.50 +
    Jumbo claw crab meat, basil marinara sauce, fresh garlic and some secret candela touches combine to create a dish that's so good, it's sinful!
  • Pasta Melanzane$13.50
    Eggplant, zucchini, and imported Italian plum tomatoes tossed with capellini in a light sauce infused with garlic and ramps.
  • 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 peppers.
  • Cavatelli Calories$16.50
    A spicy southern Italian dish of cavatelli, sausage, arrabbiata sauce, roasted peppers, and garlic, finished with dollops of mozzarella cheese. Also available in a mild version.
cheesesteaks
  • Plain Steak Sandwich$7.00
  • Pizza Steak Sandwich$7.75
  • Pizza Steak Special Sandwich$8.25
    Includes peppers, onions, and mushrooms.
  • Cheesesteak with Onions Sandwich$7.75
  • Cheesesteak Hoagie$8.00
  • The Super Steak Sandwich$12.00
    Double the steak, double the cheese double the craving. Served with any two toppings.
  • Buffalo Chicken Cheesesteak Sandwich$8.00
  • Cheesesteak Special Sandwich$8.25
    Includes peppers, onions, and mushrooms.
chicken-dishes
With your choice of side.
  • Chicken Cacciatore Entree$17.25 +
  • Chicken Marsala Entree$17.25 +
  • Chicken Parmigiana Entree$17.25 +
  • Chicken Picatta Entree$17.25 +
  • Chicken Francese Entree$17.25 +
veal-dishes
With your choice of side.
  • Veal Marsala Entree$19.50 +
  • Veal Cutlet Entree$18.00 +
  • Veal Parmigiana Entree$19.50 +
  • Veal Picatta Entree$19.50 +
  • Veal Francese Entree$19.50 +
seafood-dishes
Served with garlic knots, soup or salad and your choice of side.
  • 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
kids-menu
Kids' items are recommended for children 12 and under.
  • Kid's Spaghetti$5.50
    With tomato sauce or butter & garlic
  • Kid's Rigatoni$5.50
    With tomato sauce or butter & garlic
  • Kid's Linguine$5.50
    With tomato sauce or butter & garlic
  • Kid's Cheese Ravioli$6.00
  • Kid's Gnocchi$6.00
  • Kid's Baked Ziti with Meatballs$8.75
  • Kid's Chicken Tenders$7.00
    With french fries or a side salad.
  • Kid's Pizzetta$8.00
    Individual pizza.
  • Kid's Breaded Flounder with Roasted Peppers$8.50
desserts
  • Vito's Tiramisu$3.75
    Imported ladyfingers soaked in liqueur and expeller pressed espresso, layered with mascarpone cheese and cream and finished with cocoa dust.
  • Italian Cheesecake$4.50
    Delectable handmade pastry, prepared with the finest cheese by our pastry chef.
  • Chocolate Madness Cheesecake$5.50
    Silky smooth chocolate mousse blended with imported cheese, topped with chocolate ganache and a hand dipped chocolate strawberry.
  • Bomba$5.00
    Chocolate covered sphere of layered chocolate and vanilla gelato, complemented by sliced almonds and a red cherry.
  • Chocolate Tartufo$3.50
    Round, cocoa sprinkled forms of smooth sorbet.
  • Flute Limoncello$5.25
    Gelato drizzled with limoncello-spiked simple syrup and creme, served in a souvenir glass flute.
  • Colossal Cannoli$2.75
    Giant hand filled cannoli filled with chocolate chip sprinkle ricotta cheese and seasonal fruit.
  • Fresh Baked Brownie$3.50
    Our fresh baked brownie, oven warmed and swirled with fudge sauce, accompanied by a sliced strawberry.
beverages
  • Soda$1.95 +
  • Juice$2.00
lunch-specials
All items are served with our famous garlic knots and a traditional Insalata (salad). Available until 3:00 PM every day of the week, excluding holidays.
  • Rigatoni Rustica Lunch$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 peppers. Available until 3:00 PM every day of the week, excluding holidays.
  • Pranzo Sano Lunch$9.50
    Pan seared tilapia pizzaiola style, with chopped onions, tomatoes, and garlic. Served with roasted potatoes or garlic infused string beans. Available until 3:00 PM every day of the week, excluding holidays.
  • Cheese Ravioli Lunch$7.50
    Delicate ravioli stuffed with ricotta cheese and finished with our homemade marinara sauce and a touch of basil. Available until 3:00 PM every day of the week, excluding holidays.
  • Cavatelli Caloroso Lunch$8.50
    A spicy Italian dish of cavatelli, sausage, arrabbiata sauce, roasted peppers, and garlic, finished with dollops of mozzarella cheese. Also available in a mild version. Available until 3:00 PM every day of the week, excluding holidays.
  • Rigatoni Alla Vodka Lunch$7.50
    Imported pasta drenched in our delicious, homemade vodka sauce. Available until 3:00 PM every day of the week, excluding holidays.
  • Heavenly Linguine Lunch$9.50
    Jumbo claw crab meat, basil marinara, fresh garlic and some secret candela touches combine to create a dish that's so good, it's sinful! Available until 3:00 PM every day of the week, excluding holidays.
  • Soup, Salad & Unlimited Garlic Knots Lunch$7.50
    Choice of soup and our traditional Insalata with a big, brimming basket of garlic knots. Available until 3:00 PM every day of the week, excluding holidays.
catering
Half serves 8-10 persons. Full serves 18-20 persons.
  • Baked Ziti Catering$47.50 +
  • Manicotti Catering$47.50 +
  • Stuffed Shells Catering$47.50 +
  • Lasagna Catering$47.50 +
  • Chicken Parmigiana Catering$60.00 +
  • Chicken Marsala Catering$60.00 +
  • Garden Salad Catering$13.50 +
  • Grilled Chicken Salad Catering$37.50 +
  • Antipasto Salad Catering$37.50 +
  • Garlic Knots Catering$12.00 +
  • Italian Sub Catering$40.00 +
  • Tiramisu Cake Catering$30.00
  • Wings Catering$36.50 +
    Served with blue cheese and hot sauce.
  • Sandwich Catering$49.50
    Mix and match a variety of sandwiches. Beautifully displayed on a 16 tray and served with pickles and chips.

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