Friday, March 18, 2016
New noms: Pincho Factory, Croissant Gourmet, Piazza Italia
By Faiyaz Kara
on Fri, Mar 18, 2016 at 10:08 AM
Remember when we told you
like almost exactly a year ago that Croissant Gourmet would open in the old Ace Hardware space on Edgewater Drive in College Park? Well, Croissant Gourmet opens March 21 in the former Ace Hardware space on Edgewater Drive. The restaurant wheels turn slow
in College Park.
has opened next to Starbucks in the Marketplace at Dr. Phillips. They grill their proteins on sticks – chicken, steak and shrimp – and also have fun stuff like tostone burgers and the "cartel dog." There was plush, flavorful beef in the rice bowl, but our suggestion: less rice, more beef!
And finally, down in the wilds of Lake Nona, Piazza Italia
is impressing folks with authentic Neapolitan eats. The Bella di Napoli pizza, with broccoli rabe, mozzarella campagna and sausage, is calling our names.
Go out this weekend and carb it up! Here are three new ways to put yourself in a delicious bread coma.