Joan is Going to Italy!

We are thrilled to announce that Joan, a guest of Il Fornaio Pasadena, is the most recent winner of a Trip for Two to Italy. Joan eared all six stamps on her Passaporto from January to June 2017 to become eligible for the drawing. Want to put an Italian stamp on your real passport? Join us for dinner from now until this Sunday nigh, July 23rd, to experience Veneto. Be sure to get this cycle's first stamp on your Il Fornaio Passaporto to be … [Read more...]

The Spices of Veneto!

Veneto is a northeastern Italian region stretching from the Dolomite Mountains to the Adriatic Sea. As a trading power in the eastern Mediterranean, Venice (Veneto's capital city) came in contact with many cultures and influences - many of the spices used in this region are oriental. Veneto was the first European region to use spices, rice, corn and many other fruits and vegetables. Unlike most Italian regions, rice is more commonly used than … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas!

A little treat for planning ahead – book your Holiday Party with Il Fornaio by July 31st and get a $50 Bonus Gift Card!   … [Read more...]

Win a Trip for Two to Italy

Win a Trip for Two to Italy Want to put an Italia stamp on your passport? The winner of our Trip for Two to Italy will visit a region of their choice and receive compensation for 7 nights’ accommodations and a meal at an authentic Italian restaurant. You’re invited to dine with us during our monthly culinary expedition through the diverse regions of Italy. Each month one of our Chefs, often a native of the featured region, will craft a … [Read more...]