As the world’s largest Mazzaro’s Italian Market fan, when I heard about a new spot opening closer to the radio station, I got a little excited. DeCosmo Italian Market is doing a soft opening right now, but they are already packed during lunch hour. Word spreads quickly among us northern transplants when places like this open up. I heard a lot of Ne...

Prepare your pantries and ready your stomachs – a massive Italian market is now open in Pinellas Park. DeCosmo Italian Market soft opened at 6832 49th Street North and celebrates the official grand opening of its sprawling grocery store and cafe this weekend. Specializing in imported Italian goods, fresh pastas and produce, bakery items, sweets, an...

In Collaboration with Cinecitta, Cinema Italy will bring a series of five films that participated to the David di Donatello Awards in 2021 FREE and open to the public in the weekend of October 7th to the 9th 2022. This is a Special Event, stay tuned for the full festival in 2023.The Coral Gables Art Cinema, 260 Aragon Ave. Coral Gables 33134, will...

A group of Italian pizza experts has named Tampa Bay-based pizza company Fabrica one of the 50 best pizzerias in America. 50TopPizza is an online guide curated by a team of anonymous and hand-selected inspectors, who travel Italy and the globe in search of the best pizzerias around. Their guide for 2022 was recently released, and local favorite Fab...

The Italian Sea Group has announced the delivery of the first Tecnomar for Lamborghini 63 in Miami. The debut in South Florida represents an important achievement for the Group, confirming its commercial expansion plan in the USA, which already began in the early season with the opening of the first flagship store in East Hampton, Long Island, a re...

The FBI’s Italian counterparts, known as the Carabinieri, recovered two missing 16th century Italian tapestries in Florida. According to the FBI, Carabinieri’s Tutela Patrimonio Culturale (which translates to “Protection of Cultural Heritage”) discovered the tapestries, believed to have been lost forever. The first of the 16th century tapestries wa...

In celebration of Italian American Heritage Month, A Fish Called Avalon will host an exhibition of Italian American Icons, featuring 14 award-winning mosaic portraits from Italy’s internationally renowned Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli.  Founded in 1922 in the small town of Spilimbergo in the Friuli Venezia Giulia region in Northeast Italy, the missi...

We have a plethora of casual Italian restaurants – pizza and pasta houses and red-sauce eateries – that offer a good meal, especially for families. But there is a dearth of fine dining Italian restaurants that serve traditional Italian regional classics in a a more upscale atmosphere suitable for a romantic night out, with fine white tablecloths in...

When Miami-based restaurateur and chef José Mendín is behind a new culinary concept, it’s safe to assume it will be a hit. If it’s Italian? Even better. Closing down his former La Placita eatery and relaunching an alfresco Italian paradise, Patio Isola, Mendín presents the sister concept to his beloved Sunset Harbour Casa Isola. Famed for its mouth...

A taste of the roaring twenties is coming to Coral Springs. Divieto Ristorante, a Miami-based Italian chain restaurant, will open its doors in Coral Springs at 2729 N. University Drive, the former location of Applebee’s. Applebee’s closed in February 2021 due to pandemic-related financial difficulties. Divieto Ristorante proposed opening in Coral S...