Il Ponte Vecchio, Sunny Isles Beach FL | Merchant Profile

The original Ponte Vecchio is an arched bridge over the Arno River in Florence Italy. Sunny Isles restaurant Il Ponte Vecchio is also a bridge of sorts connecting owner Giovanni Bottaís South American heritage with the fantastic Italian food his eatery serves up. Located literally steps from the beach at 18660 Collins Ave. You can enjoy a great pizza or other entree either in the restaurant or alfresco on the patio.One of the keys to the popularity of the restaurant is everything on the menu is homemade from scratch. The Fiume Della Plata Pizza  featuring homemade pizza sauce, ham, roasted red peppers, mozzarella and oregano all served on a very special house crafted dough. Another popular choice is the 4 Formaggi Pizza, a vegetarian selection, tomato sauce topped with mozzarella, fontina, feta and parmesan cheeses. If you’re looking for lighter fare how about a salad? The Il Ponte Salad features mixed greens, fresh homemade mozzarella, cherry tomatoes, grated carrots, roasted red peppers, hearts of palm and your choice of grilled chicken or shrimp tossed with a creamy balsamic vinegar dressing. The Caesar Salad combines romaine lettuce, croutons, grated parmesan and of course homemade caesar dressing. Appetizers include: Chicken Wings. Plain, spicy or BBQ sauce. Served with carrots, celery and bleu cheese. Other popular dishes at the seven year old establishment include an excellent Homemade Meat Lasagna and the Spaghetti and Meatballs Spaghetti pasta with with homemade meatballs in a pomodoro sauce and basil. Try a unique La Focaccia a homemade pizza sandwich, stuffed and baked. The Focaccia Siciliana includes grilled chicken, roasted red peppers, onions, mozzarella and tomato sauce. The menu also has burgers and steaks. Be sure to leave room for a homemade dessert. It will be difficult to choose between favorites such as the Tiramisu and Flan. How about get both and share with a friend?Il Ponte Vecchio has espresso, American coffee, cappuccino and a selection of sodas and juices. There is a nice selection of beer and wine. The restaurant is open seven days a week from noon to 11PM. And both pickup and delivery are available as is online ordering at

18660 Collins Ave
Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160