Taste of Italiana


Enjoy  live entertainment and scenic vistas from the decks of the “Mystique.”

Louis, JoAnn, & the Uptown Band

Louis and JoAnn have been performing the past few years together in various NYC night clubs, adult communities, special events and music festivals around the country!  The couple sings everything from standards to 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and contemporary pop songs in addition to Italian and Italian American favorites Rat Pack Tunes and some very funny and fun original tunes!!!  It’s an entertaining extravaganza. They appear regularly at the Villa Roma in the Poconos, The Empire Casino in New York and they are the house band for the beautiful Knollwood Country Club in Westchester, New York.

Louis Vanaria began his career directed by Robert DeNiro in the film, A “Bronx Tale” as “Crazy Mario”.  Since then, he has appeared on such television shows “Law & Order”, “Persons of Interest”, “Blue Bloods”, “NYPD Blue” and HBO’s “The Duece” opposite James Franco.  He will be appearing as “David Ferrie” in Martin Scorsese’s film “The Irishmen” and after 25 years will appear with Mr. DeNiro this time in a scene in the epic film. More recently Louis will appear with Melissa McCarthy in the feature film, “The Kitchen”.  Louis has 2 original CD’s on Tangerine Records and has opened for the likes of Connie Francis and Jay Leno just to name a few.  Louis appeared in the film “Young At Heart” with Frank Sinatra; a thrilling highlight in his career. www.LouisVanaria.com

JoAnn has appeared on Holland America’s cruise ships and in music festivals all over the world.  JoAnn is the architect of the popular girl group “Tre Bella”.  Ms. Robertozzi has also been in a variety of television commercials such as Purina Cat Chow, L’Oreal, De Beers Diamonds just to name a few.  She received an Emmy Nomination in 2010 and received a Bronze Telly Award for her work on the film, “5,000 Miles from Home”.  www.JoAnnRobertozzi.com


Antipasto Station

Tomato Mozzarella Salad · Soppressata
Capicola · Italian Cheeses
Marinated Mushrooms · Pepperoncini
Assorted Olives · Roasted Peppers
Crostini · Eggplant Marinara


Chicken Cacciatore · Beef Medallions with Port Wine Demi-Glace
Italian Vegetables · Stuffed Shells
Shrimp Scampi over Rotini with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Scallions

**Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.

Menus and prices are subject to change. No outside food or beverages permitted.

Saturday, September 19th

Time: 7:00 PM- 11:00 PM (Boarding at 6:30 PM)

Departs Harbor Park, Middletown


Rate: $74.95

Price Includes Live Entertainment, Dancing, Full Buffet, Cash Bar.