Executive chef Ginny Wooters at Alloro D.O.C. Italian Trattoria and Chophouse (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Hilton Tucson East Italian scratch-restaurant “Alloro D.O.C.” with chef Ginny Wooters now open

The Hilton Tucson East recently completed its $9 million renovation. Naturally, we’re most excited about the restaurant addition, Alloro D.O.C….

Interior at Bottega Michelangelo (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Oro Valley’s Michelangelo Ristorante Italiano renovates, rebrands into Bottega Michelangelo

Michelangelo Ristorante Italiano, an Oro Valley staple for almost three decades, recently renovated their restaurant space, rebranded, and reopened…

Lobster Ravioli at Ragazzi Northern Italian Cuisine (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Ragazzi Northern Italian Cuisine to open in Oro Valley December 8

Oro Valley dining options continue to expand with the December opening of Ragazzi Northern Italian Cuisine. The 2,700-square-foot restaurant opens Friday,…

Fresh Burrata Served Two Ways at Vivace Restaurant (Credit: Vivace Restaurant on Facebook)

Vivace Restaurant Introduces First Menu Update in 10 Years

Daniel Scordato’s longtime Tucson Italian food staple Vivace Restaurant recently introduced their first menu update. The update marks the first time…

Le Tour de France Wine Dinner at Zona 78 June 26

What Le Tour de France Wine Dinner When 6:30  p.m. Monday, June 26 Where Zona 78

Sicilian Grilled Skirt Steak, Relish Tray, and Chopped Salad at Mama Louisa's (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Mama Louisa’s Introduces First Major Menu Update in 40 Years

Mama Louisa’s has been a Tucson staple for Italian-American cuisine made from scratch for a whopping 60 years. Classics like…

Arancini and Pesto at Zona 78 (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Zona 78 Adds 15 New Dishes; Increases Focus on Happy Hour

Eastside eatery Zona 78 has expanded their lunch, dinner, and cocktail menus with one of the largest seasonal updates…