Reminder – Use Your Rewards Points by June 30!
A Menu Inspired by Italy’s ‘Green Heart’
Win a Trip for Two to Italy!

Begin Your Culinary Journey Through Italy!

Join us January 1-14 to try dishes inspired by recipes from the region of Trentino-Alto Adige. This mountainous northern Italian region is known for its hearty cuisine.     In many Italian regions, pasta is the most popular main course - in Trentino it's common to find filling soups. Our Festa Regionale Trentino menu includes Zuppa d'Orzo alla Trentina (barley soup with cannellini beans, Swiss chard & leeks; drizzled … [Read more...]

The Best of 2017!

As the year comes to an end, we're bringing back some of our favorite Festa Regionale dishes and wines from 2017! Our Best of Festa menu is a selection of food and wines that represent the diverse regions of Italy. Some of the menu highlights include: Erbazzone (puff pastry filled with organic spinach, leeks, dandelion greens, Swiss chard, Grana Padano and ricotta; served with Vallutata sauce).   Risotto Amalfi (carnaroli … [Read more...]

A $20 Complimenti Card Offer

Give the gift of Italian hospitality this year! Buy $100 worth of Il Fornaio Gift Cards and receive a $20 Complimenti Card. Get started on your holiday shopping today:   … [Read more...]

The Sophisticated Cuisine of Piemonte

Piemonte, a region in northwest Italy, is celebrate for its fine wines and cuisine. This region is the home of many Michelin-starred restaurants that take full advantage of local produce and use traditional cooking techniques. The interest in local cuisine is especially prevalent in the fall, as white truffle harvest season arrives. Piemonte is known as a hub for white truffles. Worth their weight in gold, truffles are used extensively in … [Read more...]