La Vigna Ristorante Detail

La Vigna Ristorante
La Vigna Ristorante

The chef is busy preparing meals before opening time for the restaurant which is also known amongst the locals as The Vineyard

Front entrance
Front entrance

The sign "cuso" (closed) still hangs by the door. Inserted in the door frame glass panels display an etching of grapevines. Against the trellis wallpaper hangs three dimensional grapevine with purple clusters of grapes.

Framed pictures
Framed pictures

The framed "still life" pictures of grapes have been chosen to match the theme

Front desk
Front desk

The tiffany lamp lights up the list of patrons reserved for the evening dinner. The menus are slotted on the side of the reception desk.

The lounge
The lounge

The theme of the vineyard has been captured throughout the restaurant. In the lounge a wooden barrel of grapes serves as a centerpiece as well as the trellis work and stained glass dividers behind the couch.

The bar
The bar

The well stocked bar is opened and ready with a variety of drinks.

Table Settings
Table Settings

The gold cutlery and fine glassware adds a touch of Tuscany richness to the place settings.

Decor
Decor

The tiffany lamps, wallpaper and the ivy planters set the ambiance of the restaurant and gives it a romantic atmosphere.

Pasta
Pasta

Fresh spaghetti on the drying rack and a tray of stuffed cannelloni are ready for the oven.

The chef
The chef

His passion for cooking shows as the chef spins his pizza dough in between sips of his favourite Pino Griglio.

Side view of the kitchen area
Side view of the kitchen area

The chef is ready to place the pizza dough onto the pizza pan and into the forno oven. The baked ones can now be boxed and sent out.

Pizza toppings
Pizza toppings

A variety of toppings for the pizza in the pockets of the preparation counter table.

Assortment of cakes
Assortment of cakes

An array of delicious deserts include fruit flan,profiterole, chocolate gateau, apple pie and assorted pastries.