Villaggio Cucina is a family owned and operated restaurant in Lahaska, Pennsylvania. Anthony Caputo, his daughter Lauren Hoffman, and her husband Daniel Hoffman purchased the restaurant in April of 2015. Villaggio Cucina has been a well-established Italian restaurant in the community for ten years and the Caputos and Hoffmans seek to carry on its great legacy. Daniel, the restaurantís Head Chef, graduated from the Philadelphia Restaurant School, has been a chef for over twenty years, and always wanted to run his own restaurant. Anthony, who is an accountant and takes care of behind-the-scenes work, has always had the dream of owning his own restaurant as well. Lauren helped both of them make their dreams a reality by working with them to make Villaggio Cucina a success.Everything at Villaggio Cucina is made from scratch using the freshest and finest ingredients. The restaurant receives high quality imports as well as utilizing local produce to handcraft each dish. After taking over the kitchen, Daniel has implemented new daily specials that change with his inspirations. Heís introduced Branzino (whole fish) on the weekends, crab cakes, and a slew of delicious and unique homemade sauces that customers love. Start your meal off with the popular appetizer Mozzarella in Carrozza that is baked fresh bocconcini mozzarella served in a light marinara with capers and parmigiano cheese. Itís a gourmet take on the classic mozzarella stick appetizer. When it comes to entrees, the Penne Alla Vodka and Chicken Parmigiana are Italian staples that customers canít get enough of. If youíre feeling more adventurous, try the delicious Zuppa Di Pesce made with shrimp, clams, calamari, mussels, and salmon sautÈed in marinara sauce and topped with croutons. The Chicken and Veal Saltimbocca are other popular choices.Villaggio Cucina is BYOB, so feel free to bring in your favorite beer or bottle of wine to enjoy with your meal. The restaurant has a smaller, neighborhood vibe with a warm and inviting atmosphere and can seat about 110 people. Villaggio Cucina is also in a great location nearby the Peddlerís Village where there are tons of different community events and shopping. The staff is always friendly, hardworking, and extremely knowledgable. Most of the servers have lived in Italy, can speak Italian, can take your order in Italian, and can make great suggestions and recommendations. All the cooks have even been trained by an Italian chef from Naples! All in all, Villaggio Cucina is your go-to for authentic, scratch-made, and simple Italian cuisine. Itís the perfect place to enjoy a hearty meal with friends and family alike. Lauren guarantees that you will always have a great experience coming to Villaggio Cucina. So, the next time youíre craving a delicious Italian meal, make sure to visit Villaggio Cucina – you wonít be disappointed!
5861 Lower York Road
Lahaska, PA 18931