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Italian Wines Make the Perfect Match with Thanksgiving Dinner

Italy is not only the world’s largest wine producer, it’s also the king of food-friendly wines, making its bottlings a natural choice to pair with Thanksgiving dinner. From luminous sparklers and racy reds to velvety vino da meditazione (“meditation wines”), Italy has your Turkey Day covered. Call: (954) 561-3900

Italian Restaurant Fort Lauderdale

Barbara Fried,Nov 9, 2018Cafe Italia is a wonderful restaurant. The food, wine, service is always wonderful. The prices are more than reasonable. I highly recommend this neighborhood jewel – a little piece of Italy right in Oakland Park.

Beautiful Italian Restaurant Decor Romantic Space

I would like to thank you for a great evening experience, me and my other had a very nice and romantic time. The wine is excellent for the price and we will be seeing you again. I always like to visit different restaurants, to taste their gourmet food, cuisine, especially Italian is my favorite. Me

Warm welcome makes Cafe Italia Special

It seems as if I spend my life in Italian restaurants picking apart menus, dining rooms and meals, trying to discern the relative value of a dining experience. But the truth is that I believe the best restaurants, Italian or otherwise, are not necessarily the ones with the finest Riedel glasses, French- trained waiters and

The charm and taste of the Old World

City Link Magazine When people recommend restaurants, I always listen, then take their suggestions with a grain of salt. But a friend called recently, and when he calls, I pay close attention, because he rarely raves about restaurants. Said friend first learned to cook at his Italian grandmother’s knee before going to professional cooking schools

Train Travel in Italy with Luggage

Traveling by train in Italy means always traveling with carry-on luggage. You’ll carry on board everything you have with you. It’s your responsibility to bring your bags on board and stow them properly, which is a great incentive to packing light. There’s no fee to bring luggage on the train. The on-board luggage storage options

Travel in Italy Tips

1. Greet everyone with two kisses Regardless of age, gender and how well you know them, when you meet someone you greet them with two kisses, one on each cheek. Italians are very affectionate people and aren’t afraid to burst your personal space bubble to say hello. Two kisses are the common greeting in Italy

Birthday Party!

Schedule your birthday party at Cafe Italia with decorations and your own menu. We can have a pre set menu or a la carte. Seats 50 and you have have the entire restaurant for the entire night if you would like. We have been hosting parties for over 20 years and am sure you will

Straight from the heart

Sun-Sentinel Dining Correspondent Spend just five minutes in Francesco Lapi’s Cafe Italia, and there’s little doubt that this professional lives his passion. An evening in this restaurant on the ground floor of an office building begins with a warm welcome followed by seating at one of 14 or so linen-covered tables. The unpretentious decor —