Marcellino and Sima Verzino want to feed you more than just pasta. Now pizza's on the menu.
Just a month after Marcellino Ristorante Italiano started offering lunch service -- and with it, chef Marcellino Verzino's wood-fired pizzas -- the high-style SouthBridge spot is expanding its offering ... More >>
It sounds like things are going really well for Sima and Marcellino Verzino at their stylish new SouthBridge location of Marcellino Ristorante Italiano. The couple recently returned from a trip to Italy and are "thriving" after five months in business, they tell me.
This week, they're ampi ... More >>
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
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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 >>
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 >>
After years of building a reputation for gracious service and exquisite Italian food (just look at all of the Best of Phoenix awards devoted to them), culinary power couple Sima and Marcellino Verzino are about to leave behind their strip mall digs on Northern Avenue and open Marcellino Ristorant ... More >>