This Way In >>

princi building

Princi Italia, New Restaurant from Patrick Colombo and Chef Kevin Ascolese, Opens Friday, September 7


Princi Italia, the new Dal-Ital concept from restaurateur Patrick Colombo in the former Popolo’s space at Preston Royal Village, will open Friday, September 9. Princi will serve dinner only until October 4, when it will also lunch and Sunday brunch.

The farmhouse interior is from JonesBaker design and the menu is from chef Kevin Ascolese, who will also run the kitchen.

Expect homemade pastas, thin crust pizzas (Princi has a wood-burning oven) and seasonal veggies and salads.  According to the restaurant’s publicist, the menu also includes “Tortollini Fonduta with black truffle and butter sauce; Italian Wedding Soup with chicken meatballs, pastina and gremolata; Fava Bean alla Toscana Bruschette; and Quattro Formaggio “Bianco” Pizza with mozzarella, parmesan, gorgonzola and goat cheese.”

Colombo and Ascolese have deep Dal-Ital culinary roots. Colombo currently operates Sfuzzi; Ascolese was a long-time chef at Mi Piaci, among others.

Princi Italia, Northwest corner of Preston Road and Royal Lane at 5959 Royal Lane, Suite 707, Dallas, Texas 75230.   (214) 739-5959.

Recently Published

messina hof harvest
»

Help Messina Hof harvest wine grapes at August 1 Moonlight Harvest

Time to check your pedicure and pack your bag for Bryan, ...

article image
»

Dee Lincoln, John Tesar collaborating on August 8 wine dinner with winemaker Steve Reynolds

Steak dominatrix Dee Lincoln and everyone’s favorite Twitter ...

Lauren Fest (facebook)
»

This Just In: Lauren Festa, star bartender at FT33, picks up shaker, moves to Mansion on Turtle Creek

An alert reader who knows a good intoxicologist when he meets one, ...

Hickory and oak smoked ribs
»

Overnight Cook: Beef ribs from my smokehouse

Just pulled these beef ribs off my smoker from a long, slow cook. A ...

chipotle cultivate dfw dallas fort worth
»

Hot Date: Chipotle throwing big chef-studded, beer-centric “Cultivate” party in Las Colinas on Saturday, October 18

Chipotle Mexican Grill is rolling into Las Colinas’ Lake ...

The chef smokes lots of meats on his two smokers (one is a green egg)
»

Old American Golf Club brings quality cooking and farm-to-table sensibility to its restaurant

Old American plans to add an outdoor golf grill under those trees on ...

photo: Facebook
»

Lexus, Salum and Modern Luxury team up for for free food, wine dinner at Komali

  Modern Luxurry Magazine  and the Dallas – Fort Worth ...

Riscky's Beef Ribs
»

Hot Date: Rib eating contest at Riscky’s in Fort Worth goes down Saturday, July 26. $500 grand prize.

Strap on your feed bag. Riscky’s BBQ in Fort ...

article image
»

Tait Lifto, chief marketing officer of Rabbit Hole Brewing Co, launching radio beer show

Tait Lifto, a self-described beer expert and the chief marketing ...