Smart Living Weekly – November 12, 2014

  Cannova’s Christmas Dinner Show Right in Our Region: Cannova’s Italian Cuisine has been serving up authentic Italian dishes and pizza since 1921, when founder Anthony Cannova opened his restaurant….
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Leombruni’s Italian Village: Built by Family and Friends

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.

Amici Italian Grill: Hands-On Owners Offer Fresh Italian Fare

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.

Alchemy at Giovanni’s: A Little Magic in a Fresh Setting

Changes are underway at Giovanni’s Restaurant in Rockford, and perhaps the most exciting is a new indoor-outdoor space. See what magical food and drinks await inside.

Cannova’s Italian Cuisine: Back and Better Than Ever

A devastating fire hasn’t stopped this longtime Freeport favorite from returning with its signature Italian cuisine. Learn about this restaurant’s recent updates and its famous cuisine.

Vito’s Ristorante: Following His Roots, and Fulfilling a Dream

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.

Nunzio’s: An American Dream Come True

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

Salamone’s Italian Pizzeria

Casual/Italian American. Pizzas, entrées. Carry out/delivery
103 N. Cherry St., Cherry Valley, Ill.
(815) 332-4111
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Costa’s Italian Ristorante: Where Old Family Recipes are Treasured

Restaurant Profile: Like many Italian-Americans, family is everything. Meet a restaurant owner who takes that to heart, with homemade food and a welcoming atmosphere.

Maciano’s Pizza and Pastaria

Two locations serving the Rockford, Ill. area:
5801 Columbia Parkway, Rockford, Ill.
6746 Broadcast Parkway, Loves Park, Ill.
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