Maria's Italian Kitchen

Why I Write Birthday Cards For Team Members

Why I Write Birthday Cards For Employees

When I had my first restaurant in 1985, I had 15 employees. Day in and day out, I spent more time with them than I did my own husband. That’s how we worked to build Maria’s into what… Read More

Steve Harvey or Me?

Who’s prouder of my mamma: Steve Harvey or Me?   You often hear about Moms bragging about their Kids. And you often hear Kids complaining and rolling their eyes about their Moms. Well the older I get, the… Read More

Marina del Rey PRONTO is Now Open!


Maria’s PRONTO in Marina del Rey is now open! Maria is proud to announce her new fast casual dining eateries, known as PRONTO, and is kicking it off with a beautiful location in Marina del Rey off Lincoln Blvd…. Read More