Bocelli’s Named one of NYC’s 100 Best Restaurants

With “delicious” seafood specialties that “aren’t lacking in pizzazz”, “professional” service and “pretty elegant” “Tuscan” decor, this Grasmere Italian “definitely stands out” among its Staten Island peers; despite city-style pricing, “reservations are a must” on weekends. Read Full Article

ABC 7 NY Says Bocelli’s Hits “High Notes”

Bocelli’s restaurant is hidden away in the non-descript Hylan Shopping Center on Staten Island. “We were all born in Italy, developed a palate for real Italian food and that’s what we try to bring to this restaurant,” Vincent Damonte said. On the inside, it’s a totally different feel: wood work and murals and food at […]

SI Live has a vision and we have the burger

“Our ideal burger: One with a super beefy taste, a hand-packed meat portion that’s cooked to medium rare with a slight crust on the outside, smothered with a generous amount of cheese, caramelized onions and fresh cut, sautéed mushrooms. That “ideal” is served on a soft, slightly toasted bun. Bocelli’s lunch version came closest to […]