On Wednesday, July 20th, acclaimed Italian-born Chef and Restaurateur Angelo Elia welcomed Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler, Oakland Park Mayor Tim Lonergan and Broward County Commissioner Chip LaMarca, as well as other local notables and community members, to celebrate the grand opening of his newest concept – Angelo Elia The Bakery Bar.
Angelo Elia The Bakery Bar features a menu of the finest authentic Italian pastries, breads, sandwiches, gelatos and coffees, all expertly crafted from recipes handed down through generations of Italian chefs. Elia’s impressive roster of dining establishments also includes three Casa D’Angelo restaurants, as well as a growing chain of Angelo Elia Pizza, Bar & Tapas.
During the ribbon-cutting ceremony, Chef Elia introduced his new restaurant concept, and Mayor Seiler spoke about Chef Angelo Elia’s vast success as a restaurateur and many contributions to the Fort Lauderdale community. Guests were treated to a wide array of pastry and sandwich samplings from the bakery, and a sweet time was had by all.