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Extreme Makeover: Restaurant-Style to Transform Landmark Schenectady Restaurant

Extreme Makeover: Restaurant-Style to Transform Landmark Schenectady Restaurant

Cornell’s Restaurant to Rebrand as Cornells in Little Italy The landmark Italian eatery, Cornell’s Restaurant, will begin a new chapter on Monday, May 2, with a Grand Re-Opening celebration. The doors at “Cornells in Little Italy” will reopen to a newly refreshed and invigorated restaurant – from interior to exterior […]

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Go Roma Italian Restaurants Acquired By Roma Restaurant Investments LLC

Roma Restaurant Investments announced that it, along with DiNella Hospitality, has acquired Fast Fresh Italian, LLC, owner of the Go Roma group of fast casual Italian restaurants in the Chicagoland area.  Ronald DiNella , former senior vice president and CFO of Morton’s Restaurant Group, will lead the company and serve […]

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Passaparola Treats “Do-Gooders” To Free Italian Lunch Sept 14

When David and Luca Carteni were young boys growing up Macerata, Italy, they had dreams of becoming successful in America. Their mother, Ione, always encouraged them but had one request. When — and if — they ever realized their dream, they must share their success with those who are in […]

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Walnut Creek Italian Restaurant Prima Announces “An Evening in Provence” Event on Aug. 16

As one of the most established restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area, Prima is thrilled to announce the Aug. 16 event, “An Evening in Provence.” Guests will be treated to wines from this region of France paired with a Provençal menu. “Although we are known primarily as an Italian […]

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Long Beach’s Passaparola Debuts Lunch

One of Long Beach’s finest authentic Italian restaurants will open for lunch effective immediately. Passaparola Trattoria, the Italian eatery located near PCH and Loynes, will open for lunch daily at 11:30 a.m., announced General Manager Luca Carteni, who with his brother, David, and Executive Chef Stefano Procaccini, own and operate […]

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Mama Romano’s has Launched National Franchise Program

Mama Romano’s Italian Restaurants has announced they will be launching an aggressive expansion program through franchising. The Mama Romano’s brand was developed originally in South Florida by Paul and Tammi Pizzi as a fast casual Italian restaurant opportunity based on years of experience from the food service market. Mama Romano’s […]

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Big Italy Pizza & Pasta brings Authentic Italian Food to Orlando

Big Italy, a new Italian restaurant located at the corner of International Drive and South Kirkman Road, opened for business on Friday, June 15. It is the first Italian restaurant in the country to offer more than 100 different pizzas and more than 50 pasta dishes, all with an authentic […]

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Walnut Creek Italian Restaurant, Prima Ristorante Presents Its Annual Women in Wine This May

Walnut Creek’s private dining and Italian restaurant, Prima Ristorante, is presenting its annual Women in Wine, an event featuring six female winemakers. The event will take place at Prima on May 23 at 6:30 p.m. At $88 per person, customers will be able to enjoy the finest wines by some […]

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Go Roma to Expand Throughout Upper Mid-West in 2013

Go Roma, the fast casual Italian restaurant serving a wide range of fresh Italian dishes, including hearty homemade soups, hand-stretched thin-crust pizzas, seasonal entrée salads, flatbread sandwiches, tossed pasta, and a variety of regional classics, will focus its initial expansion on locations throughout the upper mid-west, according to Jeff Drake, […]

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Moms Toasted With Complimentary Champagne At Nello Cucina’s Mother’s Day Brunch

Nello Cucina, the critically acclaimed Italian restaurant situated on the first floor of South Coast Plaza’s Crystal Court, will be toasting moms on Mother’s Day by offering complimentary Champagne first rounds for those 21 and over as part of its grand brunch celebration (unlimited refills are offered for only $4). […]

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Organic Italian Restaurant PASTAVINO to Open in Downtown Boulder

Boulder’s PastaVino blends executive chef Fabio Flagiello’s 30-year culinary career in Italian, French and American fine-dining with a rich tradition of food as a cultural experience. PastaVino uses only the best organic and fresh ingredients both locally sourced as well as direct from Italy. The diverse menu harvests dishes from […]

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Sbarro Inks Agreement with Upper Crust Foods Pvt. Ltd. to Expand Footprint in India

Sbarro, the nation’s leading quick-service Italian Restaurant Company, today announced a franchise agreement to open 15 restaurants in the state of Maharashtra. Upper Crust Foods Pvt. Ltd. will develop and operate the restaurants with the first unit to open in Mumbai this month. Over the past six years, Sbarro has […]

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Truffles’ Executive Chef John Griffiths Invited To Cook At James Beard House

Executive Chef John Griffiths, of Truffles Restaurant in St. Louis, recently accepted an invitation to prepare dinner at the internationally respected James Beard House in New York’s Greenwich Village neighborhood on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. Chef Griffiths will showcase his talents, as featured daily at Truffles, to […]

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