Lenny’s Pizza -New York , New York

How did the restaurant get its name? Lenny’s Pizza is family run and the name came from the oldest Benny but they decided to change it to Lenny’s but it was Benny’s name. What is your favorite menu item? The owner is a big salad fan and he loves their…

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La Vecina-New York , New York

How did the restaurant get its name? Vecina means neighbor and the owners are all about neighborly love and coming together and bringing people together. Food is a great way for people to put aside problems and differences and gather and help build relationships and a better community. What is…

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Something Catchy -New York , New York

How did the restaurant get its name? The owners actually had a creative workshop and came up with a bunch of names and they went through a few names before they got the one they felt was the best and Something Catchy is the one. What is your favorite menu…

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Nicky D’s -Detroit , Michigan

How did the restaurant get its name? The name of Nicky D’s has been passed down through the family generations. What is your favorite menu item? Owner Alberto’s favorite item would have to be either the burgers or the corned beef. When a new customer comes in, what appetizer or…

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Holy Guacamole -New York , New York

How did the restaurant get its name? It is a Mexican restaurant and they have a very excellent guacamole and they felt with a name like Holy Guacamole it would catch peoples eye and stick with them. What is your favorite menu item? The fajitas are one of the best…

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Forno Siciliano -New York , New York

How did the restaurant get its name? It was originally Forno Italian, then the restaurant was passed down to the kids the four current owners Big Maria, Antonella, Little Maria and Rita and they are from Sicily and that is how they came up with Siciliano, to create Forno Siciliano….

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La Luna Cafe-New York , New York

How did the restaurant get its name? Alex the owner and his wife own the restaurant and his wife was the one who came up with the name What is your favorite menu item? The La Luna Sandwich, which is a grilled chicken sandwich with a lot on it that…

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Rizzo’s Fine pizza -New York , New York

How did the restaurant get its name? Back in 1959 the current owners father created the restaurant with his brother and brother in law and they named it after themselves and used their last name. What is your favorite menu item? The original square. Its nostalgic and reminds David the…

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Richie’s Deli & Pizza -Philadelphia , Pennsylvania

How did the restaurant get its name? Richie’s comes from the owners grandfather he started it back in the 50’s What is your favorite menu item? The coffee. They love and care a lot about having the best coffee that they can When a new customer comes in, what appetizer…

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La Pupusa Urban Eatery -Los Angeles , California

How did the restaurant get its name? The restaurant got its name from the owner and her wife and they grew up in the neighborhood and wanted to assimilate the culture in the the neighborhood What is your favorite menu item? Breakfast pupusa When a new customer comes in, what…

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