Featuring items such as Sicilian-style lasagna and homemade gelato, this restaurant is an Italian cuisine-lovers' dream. Learn how a simple Italian dessert helped to get this eatery off the ground. ...

he family-focused staff behind this Italian restaurant knows how to create a quality, genuine experience. See what's inspired the wide menu of classic dishes at this popular restaurant's two locations. ...

The Rockford area has been settled by many an immigrant family, and their diverse backgrounds have done much to shape our city's history. Discover a local museum where those cultures and their influences are celebrated. ...

Whether you're in the mood for flatbread pizzas, hamburger salads or gelato, Ciao Bella provides an authentic Italian dining experience. Discover how it's grown and improved over time. ...

Discover a Rockford eatery built from a dream and some of Rockford's great tastes, and see why this little storefront has become a big hit with a mature audience. ...

It began with family recipes, serving neighbors as if they were at the dining room table. Forty years later, this couple has built a loyal following. ...

Meet a pair of brothers who go the extra mile to create a warm, inviting atmosphere at their brand-new Roscoe restaurant, and discover some of the mouthwatering dishes they've dreamed up. ...

Meet the dedicated businesswoman and the family behind this Rockford favorite, which some have compared to the tops in Chicago. ...

Restaurant Profile: Meet a chef who went from his family's diner to Chicago's elite, and now returns, to lead his own family-operated eatery. ...

Restaurant Profile: Meet the real, low-profile personality behind this Loves Park favorite, and discover what makes his restaurant special. ...