Fare: Wine Bar with Italian Influenced Tapas
Food Quality: 2 Stars
Service: 2 Stars
Decor: 3 Stars
Overall Rating: 2 1/2 Stars
Note: Four star Rating System from 1/2 Star = Poor to Four stars = Best in Class
An great opportunity to sample a large variety of wines by the glass
Value: Good - Excellent
Noise Level: Moderate
Dress: Upscale Casual
Recommended For: Diners who enjoy a sophisticated wine bar to hang out with friends and indulge in a plate sharing menu.
Not Recommended For: Diners who enjoy a menu with full entrees, in a quiet low key setting.
Recommended dishes: When available, When available, the popular tapas selections are: The Duo of Gnocchi, with house made potato gnocchi in a sage brown butter sauce, house made spinach and ricotta gnocchi in a creamy tomato basil sauce; The Filet Mignon Cheesesteak Sliders with three mini buns, lettuce, tomato, crispy onions and your choice of gorgonzola cheese or aged cheddar cheese: and The Lobster Mac and Cheese with elbow macaroni in a bacon infused mornay cheese sauce topped with tender lobster morsels.
Liquor: Full Bar Service with 163 wines by the glass, Also has a good selection of specialty cocktails
Annata Wine Bar, located in the center of Hammonton, is a Tuscan styled wine bar with a Italian influenced tapas (plate sharing) menu.
The ambiance is cozy, and is the most sophisticated restaurant in Hammonton.
Looking through the tall plate-glass window the dining room offers a rustic, yet elegant atmosphere where dinners can enjoy a view looking out into the heart of the town'
The dining room is done up with an old stone wall with stucco and some exposed brick, dark hardwood floors, and rows of wine bottles stacked on wooden shelves all around the perimeter. The tables are set with white tablecloths and cream-colored napkins, and are surrounded by comfortable, overstuffed, green arm chairs.
This is an ideal place for a romantic dinner, a night out with a group of friends, or to celebrate a special occasion.
If you are there for a romantic, cozy dinner, ask to be seated in the alcove along the wall.
While the featured attraction is the wide variety of wine selections, the dining menu is mainly tapas --- small portions meant for plate sharing.
Annata Wine Bar has live Jazz featuring the area's best Jazz performers, every Thursday evening.
They also accommodate private parties for corporate functions and special occasions.
Open six days a week, Tuesday - Sunday, for lunch and dinner.
Updated: January, 2017
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