Richard Gere’s Roman Prelude to the Oscars

Richard Gere has been in Europe…he dined at restaurant Antica Pesa with friends including “Last Tango in Paris” director Bernardo Bertolucci. A source said, “It was like his own private pre-Oscar party.” See more


Last week, Madonna and Lourdes met up with some dancers from her MDNA tour at Antica Pesa in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn, where they dined on yummy Italian cuisine. See more

Weekend Far

Antica Pesa, at 115 Berry Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, which has a popular sister restaurant in Rome, begins brunch service with a special lamb menu for Easter, available from noon to 3 p.m. on Sunday. Subsequent brunches will be served from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. See more

“Gerard Butler & Aaron Eckhart Feast Together in Rome”

The actors were in Italy to promote their new flick, and they were were greeted personally by the restaurant’s chef-owner Simone Panella, who prepared a selection of farm-to-table dishes for the stars. The two actors even posed with Panella and will join other celebrity guests on the wall of fame. See more


Gerard Butler, his girlfriend Madalina Ghenea and Aaron Eckhart at Simone Panella’s restaurant Antica Pesa in Rome See more


Sting and Trudie Styler at Antica Pesa in Williamsburg See more

Julianne Moore Feasts with Friends Before the Paul McCartney Concert

Before going to see Paul McCartney perform his first show in Brooklyn at the Barclays Center on Saturday night, Julianne Moore and husband Bart Freundlich grabbed a bite at Antica Pesa in Williamsburg. Joining them for dinner: designer Rachel Roy and about seven other friends. See more