Both Martino and Adriano have dedicated their entire careers to the restaurant business. The two men first became acquainted while working at restaurants in North Beach, San Francisco’s Italian neighborhood. They kept in touch over the years, often discussing the possibility of opening a restaurant together. Then, in 1996, they came upon a vacant restaurant while driving
Though La Strada Restaurant in San Pablo, CA started out as a dream among friends, it evolved into a family business when Martino and Adriano became brother-in-laws.
Both Martino and Adriano remain very involved with the two La Strada locations. Guests will almost always find one of them at the restaurant, checking and rechecking that the food and service meet their high expectations.
The entire staff at La Strada is passionate about all things Italian – the food, the culture, the arts, and the people. Martino, Adriano, and their entire staff look forward to sharing their love of Italian cuisine with you.