Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria has just been named "2010 Independent Pizzeria of the Year" out of 33,000-plus pizzerias in the country by Pizza Today Magazine. To celebrate, founder Joe Fugere will offer a free pie to dine-in customers at all four restaurant locations during the week of August 16 to 22. Congratulations - and thank you in advance for the complimentary pizza - Tutta Bella!
Tutta Bella's Mediterranean pizza with extra EVOO
In other news, Chef Renee Erickson of Boat Street Café opened her new restaurant yesterday evening. Based in the Kolstrand Building (4743 Ballard Avenue Northwest), The Walrus and the Carpenter serves house-smoked fish, oysters, mussels, and more.