Italian Archive

  • St. Michael’s Bar and Grille

    St. Michael’s Bar and Grille


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    I finally made it downtown to St. Michael’s for lunch last week.  My companions for this visit were friends Steve and Kelly.  Kelly is a downtown groupie and ended up being our ordering guide. The menu at St. Michael’s is Italian influenced with pasta’s, salads, sandwiches and burgers.  The special of the day on the […]

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  • D’Arpino’s Italian Café

    D’Arpino’s Italian Café


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    Steve, Danny and I had lunch recently at D’Arpino’s.  I got a tip from Scott over at TagSGF.com that I needed to try the Italian sandwich here.  I’m been looking for a great Italian sandwich in this town and since I’ve liked everything I’ve tried at D’Arpino’s I was hopeful.

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  • Minsky’s Pizza

    Minsky’s Pizza


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    Frequent commenter 416RM was the first one to give us the heads up on Minsky’s coming to town and JKulp42757 wanted a review – so – here it is.

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  • Tony’s Famous Spaghetti

    Tony’s Famous Spaghetti


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    I was on the North side of town this evening and decided to give Tony’s another try.  I’m glad to report that the spaghetti and meatballs combo special I had were very good this time. 

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  • Andoro’s Pizzeria

    Andoro’s Pizzeria


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    I first read about Andoro’s sometime earlier this year – I think the story was mostly about how Andoro’s shares a restaurant building with Scramblers on West Chestnut Expressway. 

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  • WannaGetta Pizza

    WannaGetta Pizza


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    WannaGetta Pizza (WGP) is hidden away in a back corner of the Kelly Plaza on South National.  I’ve been there twice a long time ago and my mother-in-law really liked it at the time. 

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  • Bambino’s Cafe

    Bambino’s Cafe


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    I saw an ad in the newspaper for Bambino’s Café and decided it would make a good destination for a lunch outing.  Joining me for lunch was Danny, good friend Neil and my lovely wife. 

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  • Garbo’s Pizza

    Garbo’s Pizza


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    Danny and I met recently for lunch at Garbo’s in Chesterfield village.  I had been to this location once before a long time ago and also once to the National location. 

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  • Nonna’s Italian American Café

    Nonna’s Italian American Café


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    I had lunch this week with Steve downtown at Nonna’s.  I’ve never been to Nonna’s and was looking forward to trying their take on Italian.

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  • Pappas Style Kitchen

    Pappas Style Kitchen


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    Steve suggested a trip to Pappas Style Kitchen this week for lunch.  He had been there for dinner once recently and wanted to return to try some other items.

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