Marcellino Ristorante

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2014

    5 Best Places to Eat and Drink This Week in Metro Phoenix

    Spotted Donkey Cantina Tuesday, September 9 Tomorrow Spotted Donkey Cantina at el Pedregal in North Scottsdale will host a tequila dinner event featuring Tequila Chamucos. The five course dinner will start with appetizers including la canasta chips and salsas; cheese chicken quesadillas; and salmon ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2010

    Next Week: Bud Light Fiesta

    ​For college football fans, it's a chance to tailgate, celebrate, and socialize. And for anybody else, it's a chance to chow down on two-buck nibbles from local restaurants, take in some live music, and enjoy the glory of January in Arizona. While the rest of the country is digging itself out from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2010

    1: Braised Leeks With Mozzarella at FnB

    ​We've spent all summer making ourselves drool over Chow Bella's 100 Favorite Dishes from across the Valley -- presented in no particular order, mind you -- all in anticipation of our blockbuster Best of Phoenix issue, out tomorrow. From burgers to bourekas to banana cream pie, there's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2010

    41: Santa Lucia Pasta at Marcellino Ristorante

    ​Hungry yet? We're working up our appetites for our huge Best of Phoenix issue, out September 30, with daily servings of Chow Bella's 100 Favorite Dishes from across the Valley -- in no particular order Leave your suggestions for upcoming favorites in the comments section. Visit our siste ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2010

    Marcellino Verzino of Marcellino Ristorante, Part Two

    Photo courtesy of Marcellino Verzino. ​Yesterday we ran part one of our Chef Talk with Chef Marcellino Verzino and his wife and partner, Sima, of Marcellino Ristorante. The couple believe that their restaurant is an extension of their home. Therefore when people come in, they are treated li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2010

    July 15 In Blogs: Russell Pearce, Chris Mars, i-Dosing, Boba Drinks, and James Arthur Ray

    ​​​In the 24-hour news cycle, it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries:

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2010

    Marcellino Verzino of Marcellino's Ristorante, Part One

    Photo courtesy of Marcellino Verzino.​Chef Marcellino Verzino is anything but average. While he's one of the best known Italian chefs in the state, his reputation extends across the world. Hailing from Italy, the cuisine featured at his restaurant, Marcellino Ristorante pays respect to the s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2010

    Marcellino Ristorante Reopens in Scottsdale's SouthBridge

    Chef Marcellino moved his restaurant, and his entire staff, to Old Town Scottsdale.​A few months ago, owners Marcellino and Sima Verzino of Marcellino Ristorante announced that they were leaving their longtime home on Northern Ave. in Phoenix for classier digs in Scottsdale's SouthBridge pl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2007

    My kind of takeout

    Marcellino Ristorante Marcellino's amazing Italian-to-go: The next best thing to having a personal chef You really don't have to twist my arm to go to Marcellino for some excellent homemade pasta or a plate full of seafood, but man, I wish I could go more often. Someone was just telling me a ... More >>

  • Culture

    December 28, 2006

    Your License to Chill

    We spy the rockin' spots for '007

  • Culture

    December 21, 2006

    Winter Night's Scene

    Double-oh-seven has a license to chill

  • Dining

    December 30, 2004

    My Lucky Seven

    Tastes of 2004 that stuck to the ribs

  • Dining

    November 11, 2004

    The Prince of Pasta

    Mangia at Marcellino Ristorante

  • News

    July 29, 2004


    Drag diva Barbra Seville and her ab-fab cross-dressing queens vamp the night away at Wink's.

  • Culture

    December 25, 2003