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What could be better than having a nicely decorated Italian restaurant in your city where you can relax with friends and loved ones and enjoy a dining experience that makes you feel like you’re in a place like Florence?  Thanks to great restaurants like Brio Italian Grille, you don’t have to travel to Italy to enjoy your favorite Italian food. Thei...

Mici Italian (Mici), a fast-growing, family-owned, fast casual chain based out of Denver, Colo. has opened its second Arizona location in Queen Creek. Bringing its brand of fresh, family-focused Italian food and joining the successful location in Gilbert, at 5498 S. Power Road, the new Queen Creek restaurant is located east of the Queen Creek Botan...

It began with a sketch of an idea on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean and quickly expanded into an Italian cuisine empire with its latest (and perhaps greatest) outpost so far: Eataly Las Vegas. Two restaurants, three bars designed with dining in mind, a marketplace, a dozen counters offering delicacies to go and wine, and an 11-seat Chef’s Tab...

One of the most famous restaurants in Arizona, Pizzeria Bianco isn’t the kind of place you can just visit on a whim. With wait times that are regularly up to several hours long, a trip here takes careful planning – but you won’t regret it. This award-winning eatery has some of the best pizzas outside of Italy, and you can rest assured you’ll savor...

Carla Pellegrino, the “Top Chef” contestant whose CV stretches from Las Vegas to California, Miami to Manhattan, has joined Limoncello Fresh Italian Kitchen as chef and partner. Wifeand-husband restaurateurs Jenny and Giuseppe Bavarese opened Limoncello on West Sahara Avenue in 2019. Pellegrino, born in Brazil and raised in Italy, has opened and le...

Something about this time of year sparks a sweet tooth in me that lies dormant for the rest of the year. Despite a mild hankering for something sweet now and again, I do still prefer an option that is a bit savory too. And I guess that’s what makes the Italian goodies at Dolce Caffe oh so perfect. Yes, the Caughlin Ranch restaurant offers a light b...

Boutique Washington producer Va Piano Vineyards has bought a 21 hectare (52 acre) plot in the Walla Walla Valley on the Washington/Oregon border from SeVein Ownership Group, which it intends to use to boost its Italian and Bordeaux varieties.  The new plot, which will be renamed Giovanoni Estate after owner Justin Wylie’s Italian grandmother, is si...

The next Winter Fancy Food Show is about to run on January 15-17, 2023. The trade show organized by the Specialty Food Association (SFA) will return to Las Vegas, moving into the new, larger West Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center. “Building on the success of the 2022 show, we anticipate a strong turnout from leading retailers, innovative exhi...

On a stretch of South Water Street in downtown Henderson — in a trio of sleek buildings owing something to Bauhaus, to De Stijl and (in counterpoise) to the steep pitch of classic Dutch gables — Windo .......We hope you appreciate our content. Subscribe today to continue reading this story, and all of our stories. Kimsey occupies a three-story rowh...

Nothing makes us swoon like hand-rolled pasta or wood-fired pizza, and Phoenix has no shortage of chefs who have perfected these crafts. From heavy stacks of lasagna to delicate ravioli, our guide to Italian restaurants in Phoenix will have you in carb heaven. ENJOY THE BEST ITALIAN RESTAURANTS IN PHOENIXGet ready for white tablecloths, waiters in...

This is definitely one of my favorite Italian restaurants in Las Vegas. Elegant-yet-supremely comfortable Brezza in Resorts World Las Vegas opened when the property did in 2021, and since then has had its customers on repeat. Inside, a casual bar sweeps across the end of the kitchen, and a wood-fired oven will draw your attention as you dine. Start...

You know the saying “A rolling stone gathers no moss,” right? Well, that can certainly be said of Marc Marrone, partner with Reed Allen Slobusky of Nice Hospitality, who opened HallPass at The Gateway in 2019 and is the founder of SkinnyFATS. Having partnered with Slobusky and Nice Hospitality, Marrone opened Italian Graffiti restaurant at The Gate...