We’re Hiring! Fontanel Job Fair August 26 thru 28, 2015

Looking for a new employment opportunity? Then be sure to attend the Fontanel Job Fair Wednesday August 26 thru Friday August 28 as we look to fill positions at the Whites Creek Bistro, Café Fontanella, and the Natchez Hills Winery Tasting Room. The event will be held on the above dates at the Whites Creek Bistro from 9 – 11 a.m. all three days. See you at the job fair!

Café Fontanella Closed for Renovations from August 23 – Sept. 11, 2015

Café Fontanella will be closed as of Sunday, August 23 for renovations and enhancements, and is scheduled to reopen September 11. The Natchez Hills Winery and Whites Creek Bistro space will serve as the Café’s temporary home during that time. Hours will be 11AM-9PM Sunday thru Thursday, and 11AM-10PM Fridays and Saturdays providing great dining experiences while you visit Fontanel’s many attractions.

Listed below is Café Fontanella’s menu during that time period, and we look forward to serving you at the temporary location and when we reopen!

Classic Caesar 9
Romaine Hearts, Parmesan Cheese, Rustic Croutons, Classic Caesar Dressing

Chicken Tenders 11
House Breaded Jumbo Chicken Tenders, House Made Fries

Fettuccini Alfredo 13
Butter, Garlic, Creamy Parmesan Sauce Fettuccini, Shredded Parmesan

Orecchiette Bolognese 14
Premium Ground Chuck, Red Onion, Fennel, Garlic, Portabella Mushrooms, Sweet Peppers, Sweet Plum Tomatoes, Herbs & Spices, Orecchiette Pasta, Parmesan

Lasagna 15
Layered Bolognese, Ricotta Cheese, Mozzarella, Fresh Pasta, Tomato Sauce and Parmesan

Roasted Sausage & Peppers 15
Spicy Italian Sausage, Mixed Sweet Bell Peppers, Sliced Fennel, Red Onions, Red Bliss Potatoes

Fennel Crusted Salmon 18
Crispy Fennel Salmon Filet, Garlic Parmesan Smashed Potatoes, Garlic Spinach & Sweet Balsamic Glaze

Beef Filet 25
Grilled 8oz. Center Cut Beef Filet, Garlic Parmesan Smashed Potatoes, Garlic Asparagus, Garlic Spinach & Sweet Balsamic Glaze

Kid Rock’s First Annual Fish Fry at Fontanel Oct. 9 & 10

We’re not done with new shows at the Carl Black Chevy Woods Amphitheater quite yet. Announcing: Kid Rock’s First Annual Fish Fry at‪ #‎Fontanel‬. Coming to the Woods & the rest of the Fontanel property on October 9-10. Tickets go on sale Friday, July 17!

Check here for more information! http://goo.gl/Myq1NU

Interview with executive chef Kristian Morgan

Cafe Fontanella Executive Chef Kristian Morgan is pleased to announce the introduction of a new restaurant menu for the Italian Kitchen and Bar starting in March. By bringing in real Italian ingredients, fresh produce and many more seafood offerings, the menu allows for much more variety and distinctly different flavorings than ever before.

“We know the local Whites Creek residents will be especially pleased to have so many more new choices than what they have had over the past two years.” stated Chef Morgan. ” Happy hour consists of two for one well drinks, Big House wines and domestic beers/draft beers from 3 to 6 Mon-Fri., and Sunday’s you can buy half off bottles of select wines all day. Check out our Cafe Fontanella facebook page for daily food specials and stay tuned for announcements on our website fontanel.com for rotating monthly specials.”

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Café Fontanella Wins A Taste Of Madison Best Entrée & Coveted People’s Choice Award

Whites Creek, TN (September 28, 2012) The Madison-Rivergate Area Chamber of Commerce held their 17th Annual “A Taste of Madison and Business Fair” on

September 25th at Goodpasture Christian School, and attendance was better than ever. The event is one of the Chambers premiere activities and is a testament to their mission to enhance the economic and civic interests of the Madison area through the promotion of business and community.

Café Fontanella, during its first year of participation was pleased to not only win Best Entrée, with its Tortellini a la Vodka submission, but the Coveted People’s Choice Award as well. Kristian Morgan, Certified Executive Chef (CEC) of Café Fontanella said, “It was a tremendous honor for us to be the recipient of this prestigious award. With so many truly amazing dishes to choose from, we were both humbled and honored to walk away with the highest honor of the night.” Antonio DiFatta, Director of Food & Beverage for the Fontanel property went on to say, “It was a fantastic opportunity for us to showcase some of our catering specialties and really get involved with the community. We appreciate the acknowledgement and believe the honor is a testament to the whole Fontanel & Café Fontanella team.”

Cafe Fontanella by Amico’s is Nashville’s most unique & authentic Italian American dining experiences featuring open kitchen style dining, a full bar, extensive wine list,”singing servers”, daily specials and a full catering and banquet service. Open seven days a week: Monday -Thursday from 11 Am – 9 PM, Friday 11 Am – 10 PM, Saturday, 10 AM-10 PM, and Sunday 10 AM-9 PM.

The Fontanel Mansion is a 27,000 square foot log home formerly owned by Country Music Hall of Fame® member Barbara Mandrell, and is Nashville’s only country music mansion tour, giving visitors a sneak peek into the lives of country music greats. From its family friendly atmosphere, Woods Amphitheater concerts, free activities like Frisbee golf and two miles of beautiful walking trails, Fontanel is truly the hidden gem of the South, and is located just minutes from downtown Nashville. Groundbreaking for the 2013 Southern Living Idea House to be built on the property is scheduled for Wed., Oct. 3 at 10 AM. For more information about Mansion Tours, Café Fontanella, or to book a private event visit fontanel.com or call 615-724-1600.