Author archives: Loretta Di Vita

Restaurant FIORELLINO: Flower Power in Montreal's International Quarter

Story by Loretta Di Vita Photos by Anisha Patel Additional images from Fiorellino There's something so groovy about the '70s-inspired Italian snack bar-restaurant Fiorellino that makes you want to tuck daisies in your hair and peace sign everybody along the way to your table. Conceived by the four pillars of Buonanotte fame—Massimo Lecas, Angelo Leon[...]

Le Richmond Marché Italien : A Gastronomical Gem and Destination in Griffintown, Montréal

About our correspondent: Loretta Di Vita seeks out new restos, cafes, and shops around her native Montreal that stoke her fascination for design. According to her, we're all looking for premium product, but the space and concept of an establishment are what makes the experience. "Pinch me―I must be dreaming." Stand across the street, squint enough to block[...]