2018 Innovator of the Year Fabio Viviani

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2018 Innovator of the Year: Fabio Viviani

Best known as a fan favorite on Bravo TV’s “Top Chef,” Viviani is also a pioneer in fast-casual Italian dining with his Mercato pasta-and-pizza concept, as well as the full-service restaurants Café Firenze in Moonpark, Calif., and Siena Tavern in Chicago. He also has a seafood delivery service based in Maine called Lobster By Fabio and a winery in California’s Sonoma Valley, plus lines of cookware and cooking gadgets.

NRN names 2018 MenuMasters Award winners

Best airport sitdown dining? Osteria by Fabio Viviani

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Best airport sitdown dining? Readers say Osteria by Fabio Viviani!

LAX restaurant takes top honors
Longer layovers at the airport don’t have to be a drag, especially when you can use that extra time to dine at one of these 10 sitdown restaurants, nominated by Airport Revenue News and voted as the best in North America by 10Best Readers. Terminal 6 travelers at Los Angeles International Airport will find a menu full of salads, pizzas, sandwiches and burgers at Osteria by Fabio Viviani.

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Full Service Restaurants

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Fabio Viviani featured in Full Service Restaurants Magazine

Full Service Restaurants Magazine

Full Service Restaurants Magazine

2018 MenuMasters Award winners

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NRN names 2018 MenuMasters Award winners

Blended burgers, queso burritos and venison chili are among creative dishes to be honored at gala

2018 Innovator of the Year: Fabio Viviani

Best known as a fan favorite on Bravo TV’s “Top Chef,” Viviani is also a pioneer in fast-casual Italian dining with his Mercato pasta-and-pizza concept, as well as the full-service restaurants Café Firenze in Moonpark, Calif., and Siena Tavern in Chicago. He also has a seafood delivery service based in Maine called Lobster By Fabio and a winery in California’s Sonoma Valley, plus lines of cookware and cooking gadgets.

Palm Springs Life Print

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Fabio will be appearing at the Palm Desert Food and Wine Festival on Saturday, March 24, 2018.

Palm Springs Life Print Fabio Viviani

Guest-Worthy Recipe

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Guest-Worthy Recipe

 

WHY? Looking for a dish to help tide you over through the winter blues? Especially for those lazy winter days when you don’t want to fuss about dinner, this one-pot dish is quick to assemble.

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Front Of House

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Front Of House

 

In this episode of Front of House, Carrie does things a bit differently. With so many actionable steps and crucial information to share about promotional campaigns, Carrie split episode nine into two parts, each jam-packed with everything you need to know about running a promotion. In part two, Carrie speaks to successful Chicago restaurateur Fabio Viviani about how he ensures his promotional goals are met.

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WGN Radio

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WGN Radio

 

Chicago Tribune Restaurant Critic Phil Vettel put out an ask on Facebook for restaurants that are still taking reservations on this special day of love, Valentine’s Day. He tells you where to call right now!

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‘Top Chef’ contestant opening Pike Creek eatery

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'Top Chef' contestant opening Pike Creek eatery

 

He’s funny, oozes suave, flirty, Italian charm and he can cook. And he’s opening a 140- to 160-seat restaurant later this year in Pike Creek. Fabio Viviani, one of the most memorable contestants to appear on the Bravo TV series “Top Chef,” now in its 15th season, is an owner of the coming-soon Chuck Lager’s Tavern. The rustic-style restaurant is scheduled to open by late summer or early fall in the new Linden Hill Station at the corner of Limestone and New Linden Hill roads.

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Favorite Brand of Grocery Store Olive Oil

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Favorite Brand of Grocery Store Olive Oil

 

A bottle of olive oil is a staple for pretty much any kitchen — and no one knows that better than an Italian chef. While it’s easy to assume that experts in Italian cuisine look exclusively to premium manufacturers for their EVOO, many chefs are quick to recommend options that are more readily available to the average shopper as well. After all, even the finest chefs are home cooks too.

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