Santa Claus is coming to town, and he’s coming on a vintage VW bus! We’ve partnered with Esplanade Brand to bring you a true California Christmas event. Grab the kiddos and head to Bettolino Kitchen on Sunday Dec 19th between 11 am and 1 pm to get a photo with the big guy! Photos are […]
Christmas Eve and Feast of 7 Fishes go hand in hand in the Italian American culture. The tradition originates from Sicily and the Roman Catholic Church and is known there as La Vigilia. It’s been a Christmas Eve tradition in our family for as long as I can remember. We would sit at the table […]
When I was a kid my parents always made an effort to adopt a family that were in need of gifts for their kids during the holidays. It taught me a great lesson in the joy of giving back. Every December for the past 7 years we have been been collecting toys to donate to […]
Did you know when you shop local, you have a direct impact on our community’s economy? Thats why it’s our Holiday goal and wish for all of our friends to make an effort to do all their holiday shopping at small local businesses. We’ve hand picked 8 local businesses to help make your holiday shopping […]
Now that we’ve had patio dining for a year, we’ve had the opportunity to make a lot of new friends. Some of them have two legs and sit at tables sipping from wine glasses, and some have four legs and sit in the shade under the tables and slurp from doggy bowls. We love to see people bring a dog to Bettolino!
We opened Bettolino Kitchen in 2015, but our story started long before that. Let’s start from the top. My great Grandparents Gaetano and Francis Giuliano founded Giuliano’s Deli in 1959 when my Dad Steve was just 4 years old. My Dad spent his entire childhood working and playing there. He learned so much from his […]