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Russo's New York Pizzeria Opens in Cedar Park

Russo’s New York Pizzeria Opens in Cedar Park

Seasoned, Local Restaurateur Opens at Cypress Creek Plaza Lifestyle Entertainment and Dining Center Russo’s New York Pizzeria, one of the most iconic, authentic New York pizzerias in the Lone Star State, is now open in Cedar Park. The location, which officially opened Monday, March 19, invites Cedar Park residents, commuters […]

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Chef-Inspired U.S. Brand to Exhibit at Gulfood Show: Russo's Restaurants Set on Middle East Expansion

Chef-Inspired U.S. Brand to Exhibit at Gulfood Show: Russo’s Restaurants Set on Middle East Expansion

Classic New York Pizzeria and Upscale Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen Concepts Target UAE, Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait, Israel and Egypt for Expansion Chef Anthony Russo, the creative culinary mind, founder and CEO of chef-driven concepts Russo’s New York Pizzeria and Russo’s Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen, is attending the Gulfood Show upon announcing a […]

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Russo's New York Pizzeria Kicks Off Fundraiser for Life-Saving Cancer Research

Russo’s New York Pizzeria Kicks Off Fundraiser for Life-Saving Cancer Research

Authentic New York-style Pizza Restaurant Launches Brand-wide Fundraising Campaign to Benefit Leukemia & Lymphoma Society For the next couple months, Russo’s New York Pizzeria restaurants throughout the region are banding together in support of 1.3 million Americans living with blood cancer. From January 19-March 1, participating pizzerias are rallying their […]

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Russo's New York Pizzeria Rolls Out "Next Generation Pizza & Italian" Restaurant Design

Russo’s New York Pizzeria Rolls Out “Next Generation Pizza & Italian” Restaurant Design

Fast-Casual Pizzeria Franchise Unveils New Restaurant Model Catering to Multi-Unit Business Owners and On-The-Go Diners Russo’s New York Pizzeria (Russo’s), known for authentic New York style pizza’s and authentic Italian fare in both its iconic restaurant chains and in the freezer aisle of grocery stores, is shaking up the restaurant […]

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Russo's Restaurants Names Two-Time World Champion Pizza Maker Vincenzo Lavecchia as Corporate Chef

Russo’s Restaurants Names Two-Time World Champion Pizza Maker Vincenzo Lavecchia as Corporate Chef

Russo’s Restaurants, which includes Russo’s New York Pizzeria as well as Russo’s Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen, recently appointed award-winning Vincenzo “Enzo” Lavecchia as corporate chef, where he will lead menu expansion, staff development and more. The new corporate chef will spend time at every Russo’s Restaurants location training managers on proper […]

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Russo's New York Pizzeria Opens Second Austin Restaurant

Russo’s New York Pizzeria Opens Second Austin Restaurant

Authentic New York-style Pizza Brand Joins Roster of Gourmet Eateries in The Arboretum at Great Hills The lone star state’s only authentic New York pizzeria is taking its own slice out of central Texas. One of Austin’s most highly anticipated restaurant openings of the year, Russo’s New York Pizzeria, opened […]

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Russo's Restaurants Ranked 25th in Entrepreneur Magazines 2017 Top Franchise List

Russo’s Restaurants Ranked 25th in Entrepreneur Magazines 2017 Top Franchise List

Russo’s Restaurants has earned another franchise industry honor – No. 25 in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Food Franchises list in the Full-Service Restaurant Category. The ranking is featured in the June issue of Entrepreneur. The Franchise 500, recognized as one of the most comprehensive in the industry, looks at factors such as […]

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Russo's Restaurants Opens New Concept in Fast-Casual Italian; Eyes Worldwide Growth

Russo’s Restaurants Opens New Concept in Fast-Casual Italian; Eyes Worldwide Growth

With the successful opening this month of its first Italian fast-casual location with counter service and open pasta and pizza-making stations, Russo’s Restaurants is eyeing worldwide franchise growth opportunities. Internationally acclaimed Chef Anthony Russo, the creative power behind Russo’s New York Pizzeria® and Russo’s Coal-Fired Kitchen®, and the Russo’s Franchise […]

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Russo's New York Pizzeria Brings a Taste of Italy to Clearwater

Russo’s New York Pizzeria Brings a Taste of Italy to Clearwater

Authentic Italian Fast Casual Restaurant Opening its Second Location in Florida Finally, a place you can feel proud to take Nonna! Russo’s New York Pizzeria is debuting its first restaurant in the Clearwater area, opening its doors mid-November. Offering authentic New York-style pizza and traditional Italian dishes made with high-quality, fresh ingredients, […]

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Russo's New York Pizzeria Opens 44th Restaurant in South Padre Island

Russo’s New York Pizzeria Opens 44th Restaurant in South Padre Island

Third Authentic New York-style Pizzeria on the Texas Gulf Coast! “Mangia Bene” South Padre Island! The most authentic Texas-based Italian eatery has just opened.  Together with two sister locations in Galveston and Corpus Christi this 3rd New York Pizzeria strengthens the brand presence along the Texas Gulf Coast. One of […]

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Authentic Italian Russo's Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen Opens in San Antonio with Highly Anticipated, Chef Created Menu from Chef Anthony Russo

Authentic Italian Russo’s Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen Opens in San Antonio with Highly Anticipated, Chef Created Menu from Chef Anthony Russo

Upscale, Casual Dining Italian Restaurant is now open at The Rim! Russo’s Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen has arrived. This is one of San Antonio’s most highly anticipated restaurant openings. Local residents, commuters and visitors can now savor the tastes, aromas and unmistakable ambiance of the upscale, casual dining Italian restaurant brimming […]

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Russo's New York Pizzeria, Inc. Signs 4th Franchise Agreement with VKL Franchise, LLC for South Padre Island TX

Russo’s New York Pizzeria, Inc. Signs 4th Franchise Agreement with VKL Franchise, LLC for South Padre Island, TX

Russo’s Restaurants Director of Franchise Development, Jim Carr announced today, the signing of a 4th franchise agreement with the VKL Franchise, LLC group, based in Brownsville, Texas.  VKL membership is made up of the principals from RGV Best Burger, LLC, and the principals from Varco Franchises, LLC.  Combined, these partners […]

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First Saudi Arabian Russo's New York Pizzeria Franchise Coming to Riyadh

First Saudi Arabian Russo’s New York Pizzeria Franchise Coming to Riyadh

The Hospitality & Catering Company to Continue Brand’s International Franchise Growth Chef Russo’s authentic Italian franchise is on the way! Continuing its meteoric rise in the Middle East, the well-known, Houston-based Italian restaurant chain announced today its first signed agreement in Riyadh with the Hospitality & Catering Company. The location […]

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Russo's Restaurants Targets Regional Growth throughout Greater Tulsa Area

Russo’s Restaurants Targets Regional Growth throughout Greater Tulsa Area

Unique Fast-Casual New York Pizzeria and Upscale Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen Concepts Initiate Strategic Expansion Plan for Greater Tulsa Area Chef Anthony Russo, the founder of dining concepts that include Russo’s New York Pizzeria and Russo’s Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen, announced today plans to expand the brands’ footprint in the greater Tulsa […]

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