You needn't drive to a special area or visit a white- linen tablecloth restaurant to find good Italian food in Cleveland. The city is rich with Italian restaurants and pizzerias, from fine dining to mom-and-pop corner joints. Take Bucci's Brick Oven in Middleburg Heights. Located in the non-descript Southland Shopping Center, across from the closin...

Bruno and Josipa Milisic have introduced a new elegant eatery to Wickliffe. Casa Di Vino Winery and Restaurant,at 28932 Euclid Ave., showcases cuisine and culture. “We always wanted to open a fine dining restaurant,” Josipa said. “We came upon this property that has great potential for our dream to come true.”  She said her husband, Bruno, has alwa...

A section of Mashpee Commons will be transformed into a small Italian village next Friday for the 10th annual La Tavola – the Italian Feast Under the Stars. Long banquet tables will be placed in the middle of Market Street for a five course meal with proceeds benefiting the Mashpee Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund. The feast which begins at 5:3...

Alessandro Sanna's favorite soccer team, S.S. Lazio, flies an eagle around the stadium before the game begins. When he saw Nova and Spirit circling Jordan-Hare Stadium, he knew it was a sign he chose the right place to start his family and a traditional Italian restaurant.  "We are meant to be here," Alessandro said.  Born and raised poor in Rome,...

Eating foods included in two healthy diets -- the Mediterranean or the MIND diet -- is linked to a lower risk for memory difficulties in older adults, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. The Mediterranean diet is rich in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, beans, potatoes, nuts, olive oil and fish. Proces...

Located at 614 SW Park Ave. inside of the brand-new Dossier Hotel, Omerta is now accepting reservations and officially opens on August 8, but you can get a sneak peek inside of this dimly lit Italian cave of a restaurant right now, in the photo gallery above. The Omerta team — a partnership called Microwave Hospitality between ChefStable’s Kurt Huf...

The long-awaited Los Angeles location of Eataly is getting close. The Italian-focused market and multi-restaurant concept should be ready to land at the revamped Westfield Century City by the end of this year, and to get that process underway they’re starting to staff up. First things first, a facilities manager to oversee the entire sprawling prop...

After languishing vacant for nearly two years, the restaurant space at 875 Prospect St. that formerly housed Roppongi sushi (whose sign is still above the door since its closure in October 2015), has a new tenant in Dominic’s Table restaurant ... or should we say Dominic’s Table has a new home? Planning to open in late September or early October, t...

Join us as we welcome NOIAW members new and old at the historic Coast Guard Restaurant overlooking the Atlantic Ocean! Socialize and network with members and encourage friends to come and join NOIAW. New and renewed members names will be entered into a raffle! Pre-registration is required.Wednesday, August 16, 2017. 6:30 pm. Coast Guard House Resta...

It was a special occasion for my husband and me. We decided that venturing to the newly opened del Lago Resort & Casino in Tyre would offer something different to commemorate the event. While it would have been nice to take in all that the property offers by staying overnight, relaxing in the spa and playing a little in the casino, we were on a mis...