Maria’s Italian Kitchen Opens Doors and Brings Authentic Italian Food to Oxnard


Owner and president Madelyn Alfano and her mother Maria prove ‘Old School’ food can taste delicious and appeal to all with their newest Oxnard location.

Oxnard, CA (February 2, 2015) – Maria’s Italian Kitchen (Maria’s) opened its doors early last week in Oxnard, CA at The Collection Riverpark lifestyle center. The sleek restaurant features family recipes that have stayed the same for over 40 years, while also providing an inviting environment for all. This restaurant proves to Oxnard that a great neighborhood hangout can also serve great meals. Maria’s offers dine-in, take-out, delivery and catering to its surrounding community. It is the tenth location for the family-run restaurant. For a true taste of Maria’s, media representatives are invited to attend the store’s VIP night.

Upon entering, guests see how the Old School Italian world translates into a sleek hangout that appeals to all ages. The restaurant can accommodate guests at its full-service bar, it the dining room or on a pet-friendly patio area. At lunch, the Italian kitchen features a PRONTO ordering style; guests order at the counter affordable and timely food options that still maintain the delicious taste that Maria’s is known for. Then the lights dim as dinner approaches and Maria’s switches to a full-service casual dining environment. In addition, guests can enjoy a weekend brunch with an endless bubbles option as well as a late night happy hour featuring signature cocktails and old-school classics.

Guests should be sure to also take advantage of daily specials. Families can bring their kids to dine for free on Wednesday, while couples can enjoy half off a bottle of wine on Tuesdays.

The neighborhood restaurant is known for being involved in its local communities, authentic food made from the highest quality ingredients and staff who treat guests like family. From the handmade ricotta gnocchi to the made from scratch desserts, Maria Alfano’s original recipes can be tasted in every dish. For a full menu and online ordering, please click here.

The Oxnard location is open Sunday through Wednesday from 11 a.m. – 10:08 p.m. and Thursday through Saturday from 11 a.m. – 12:08 p.m. The store can be found in The Collection Riverpark center across from REI and H&M at 2711 Seaglass Way in Oxnard.

To download a PDF of the press release, click here.