Cerami's is a small, family, Italian restaurant. It is right on Lakeland, north of Dogwood Festival Market. This is one place you should not judge a book by the cover. It's in a strip mall location, with a bright blue and red sign.
We started with fried cheese sticks. They were, at best, average. Not bad, but not great (Starkville friends know The Grill ups your cheese stick standards. Next, both our entrées came with the "salad wagon." It's a hot dog cart, with all your salad "fixins," Italian style lettuces, creamy Caesar dressing, olive salad, and Gorgonzola cheese. Now, I'm not a huge fan of buffet style serving, but this is a good Italian salad. The dressing is really, really good, and the olive salad just makes it fabulous.
Now to the good stuff, dinner. Patrick had Cannelloni Florentine,
I went with the Veal Picatta. It was breaded veal with
Finally, we decided that dessert would be good. I love, love tiramisu, and this was pretty good. I have had better, but not in Mississippi! It was creamy, dreamy, and really hit the spot