Toledo institution Inky’s Italian Food celebrates 60th anniversary

Aug 13, 2017 426

BY: David Yaffe-Bellany

More than a dozen Toledo mayors have come and gone since 1957, but not much has changed at Inky’s Italian Food on North Detroit Avenue. Inky’s still gets all its ingredients from the same local providers that worked with the restaurant in the 1950s. The menu has not been updated in decades. Even the electric sign hanging from the roof dates back to Aug. 6, 1957, when the family-owned restaurant opened its doors for the first time.

On Sunday, Inky’s celebrated its 60th anniversary with a private pizza party attended by dozens of friends and family members. As he waded through a crowd of well-wishers, Inky’s owner Frank Incorvaia, Jr. said he could vividly recall the early days of the restaurant, which has become a local institution.

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