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Chef Russo Brings Love of Authentic Italian to Restaurant Creations

March 18, 2018

The Russo’s restaurant franchise borrows heavily from old-world recipes and styles of cooking to deliver great food and memorable experiences What is the first thing you think of when you think of Italy? Food! Tables heaped with mile-high dishes of pasta topped with fresh tomato sauce, generous slices of pizza, a carafe of wine, family, […]

At Russo’s, It’s Easy to Taste the Difference

March 5, 2018

By Amy Lecza In the Russo’s kitchen, we use all-natural ingredients to prepare our pizza with quality toppings that contain no nitrates or additives. We personally select the finest ingredients. Our fresh, from-scratch pizza concept is constantly catching the attention of consumers and the community. From the in-house, hand-pulled mozzarella cheese in entrees and on […]

Russo’s Italian Catering Services Are the Secret Ingredient For a Hit Event

An extensive variety of menu options that accommodate varied dietary restrictions and palates means Russo’s is the best catering solution Old-world Italian pizzerias focus on fresh ingredients, superior taste and a sense of warmth around shared food. Chef Anthony Russo has been steeped in that tradition ever since he learned the craft of homestyle Italian […]

Russo’s New York Pizzeria Rolls Out “Next Generation Pizza & Italian” Restaurant Design

The time is now to grab your very own slice of the $45 billion pizza industry. According to PMQ, both the US and worldwide pizza markets have grown from 2016 to 2017, with even more growth projected in 2018. Even better, the study found that average unit sales are on the rise as well, making […]

People Skills is Secret Sauce for Success Says Russo’s Star Franchisee

February 18, 2018

Guillermo Medellin has expanded to three Houston locations over a few short years and credits winning pizza franchise recipe and staff for impressive growth Guillermo Medellin knows how to translate customer service skills from one field to the other. He worked in the manufacturing industry in Mexico and has applied much of that know-how to […]

Russo’s New York Pizzeria in Clearwater Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

December 6, 2017

Russo’s New York Pizzeria in Clearwater, Florida recently celebrated its one-year anniversary and gave away free pizza for a year to one lucky guest. Along with that exciting raffle, guests and customers also had the opportunity to enjoy food and wine specials along with the introduction of several new menu items. In addition to celebrating […]

Russo’s New York Pizzeria Opens Second Austin Restaurant

November 7, 2017

One of Austin’s most highly anticipated restaurant openings of the year, Russo’s New York Pizzeria, opened mid-September at The Arboretum at 10721 Research Boulevard in Austin. “Russo’s is an admired name in the restaurant industry,” said Amin Esar, local restaurateur and owner of the new Russo’s New York Pizzeria. “Every dish on our menu, whether […]

Russo’s Franchisee Guillermo Medellin Named 2017 ‘Franchisee of the Year’

October 6, 2017

Russo’s Restaurants is pleased to announce seasoned franchise owner Guillermo Medellin as the recipient of its coveted “Franchisee of the Year” award. Winners are recognized annually at the International Franchise Association’s gala held during its Public Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C. The award is presented by participating franchisors and honors sales achievements, dedication to industry […]

It’s National Pizza Month – Celebrate with Russo’s!

It’s the best month of the year – National Pizza Month! If the craving for hot, fresh pizza has hit you this month, be sure to stop by your nearest Russo’s for a slice of the fun! Not ready to leave the couch for dinner? No problem – Russo’s delivers! Check out our map to […]

Are you part of the trend?

June 28, 2017

Any way you slice it, pizza is a popular food around the world. According to Technomic’s 2016 Consumer Trend Report, pizza consumption is on the rise with consumers “averaging 4 pizza occasions” per month, up from 3.4 in 2014. Not only are we eating more of it, 39 percent of consumers say that fresh and […]

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