Bloomfield New Jersey is where the DiPasquale's cooked there amazing pasta fagioli.
Josephine loved making her famous pizzas and pasta dishes.
This is were it all started.
We always loved the south! Who would have known our New Jersey roots would be planted in Florida.
Hows that Chicken DiPadre tasting?
Grandpa Rocco was a a pastor and sure did love his Italian food. Every Sunday we would break bread and eat as a family.
Classic Italian women. She created most of our family recipes. Escarole and bean soup anyone?
Celebrating around food and friends has always been important.
Hellen's long hot peppers!
Josephine grandmas pan pie!
There love for Italian food helped influence every entree on Valentino Pizzeria Trattoria menu.
Mike Valentino's hard work and sacrifice has made Valentino's the premier Italian restaurant in the Sarasota region.
Flo's Ravioli was famous in North Bergen New Jersey for her secret ravioli recipe. Valentino's ravioli brings this amazing recipe to the Sarasota region.
Valentino's tradition of great food and family started with these Valentino women. They were the foundation of all our success in the restaurant business.
He would of loved our Shrimp Francese.
This is who Valentino Pizzeria Trattoria's famous Benny's Penne is named after.
Franky Marsala and our popular meat lasagna all named in honor of these 2 special people.
Nothing better then dinner with the family. The best investment one can ever make.
Holidays were so special with my grandparents. We would prepare meals for days leading up to the special day!