Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky at Antica Pesa in Brooklyn See more

Madonna parties with Pussy Riot

The Material Girl was spotted Wednesday with Maria Alekhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova — who were released from prison in December after two years — at Antica Pesa in Williamsburg. See more

Good Day New York Interview

Antica Pesa and Francesco Panella to be featured in Fox 5’s “Good Day New York” in a “Good Day Café” segment which touted both the Brooklyn and Rome locations.

Russell Crowe dines with Italian beauty in Rome

Russell Crowe had some divine company the night before meeting Pope Francis in Rome, hitting the town with a stunning Italian actress. The “Noah” star was seen at Antica Pesa restaurant with a group that included breathtaking brunette Daniela Virgilio and Paramount exec Rob Moore. See more


Russell Crowe feasting on cacio e pepe pasta at Antica Pesa Rome

Giorgio Armani cheers on the Nets

Afterward, the Italian clothes maven, 79, and his entourage headed straight to Antica Pesa — the Williamsburg outpost of the Rome restaurant. See more

Chef Nick Anderer’s Favorite Roman Restaurants

“This is the place for a romantic dinner. The real draw is the beautiful courtyard — and the beautiful celebrities that fill it. The menu includes modern takes on Roman classics, though it’s just decent food. Tell Francesco chef Nick from NYC sent you. (If you’re closer to New York City, you can check out […]