SARASOTA, FL, April 15, 2024 – The wait is over, 15 South by Napule is excited to announce thelong-awaited opening of the Italian ristorante on St. Armands Circle. Located at 15 SouthBoulevard of the Presidents, the restaurant is hosting a Grand Opening on Saturday, April 27,2024, from 6 to 8 pm.

The grand opening celebration is free to the public, guests will have the chance to get a sneakpeek of the restaurant and savor a sampling of appetizers, and soon-to-be famous pizzas andenjoy a complimentary glass of wine or beer.

Alessandro di Ferdinando, the owner of 15 South by Napule, guarantees a warm and invitingexperience for every guest. "We want everyone who comes to 15 South by Napule to have agood time! We eat, we drink, and catch a great sunset from the balcony. Do you remember Eat,Pray, Love? I want everyone to "Eat, Dance, & Love!" says di Ferdinando. Adding, "We will havelive music very soon for dancing."

15 South by Napule promises an unforgettable dining experience, transporting guests to Italywith every bite. The restaurant officially opens on Monday, April 29, 2024. Restaurant hours willbe Sunday to Thursday, 11 am to 9 pm, and Fridays and Saturdays until 10 pm.

The centerpiece of the restaurant is a magnificent, imported Italian pizza oven, gleaming inbright gold mosaic tiles. This symbol of authenticity sets the stage for an ambiance that is bothinviting and upscale, reminiscent of a charming ristorante with a touch of fine dining.

But the true magic unfolds in the kitchen, where Alessandro has assembled a culinary dreamteam. Meet the "Masters of Flavor":

Imported from Rome, Chef Giancarlo Di Cosmo is a legend for his handcrafted pastas.He brings his passion for fresh, flavorful creations to 15 South by Napule. Diners canexpect an explosion of taste with every bite of his artfully crafted handmade pastas,including his out-of-this-world Cacio e pepe stuffed ravioli.

Partnering with Chef di Cosmo is Pizzaiolo Antonio Mancini ,known throughoutSarasota for his irresistible wood-fired pizzas and fresh baked breads. Together, theyweave their culinary expertise to create dishes that are not just delicious, but a journeyfor your taste buds.

15 South by Napule, located on 15 S. Boulevard of the Presidents in St. Armands Circle, is anupscale, resort-style ristorante where innovative dishes offer an Italian escape. The menushowcases artfully prepared fresh pastas, mouthwatering wood-fired pizzas, freshly bakedbreads, and an array of modern Italian fare designed to tantalize your taste buds. The restaurantfeatures two distinct spaces to suit different moods: the downstairs offers a cozy ambiance,perfect for intimate gatherings, while the upper level offers both a dining terrace that is perfectfor people watching and spectacular Sarasota sunsets, and a lounge bar that will be the centerof Sarasota's nightlife with live bands, salsa dancing, and DJ parties. The lounge area is alsoperfect for private events. Whether you're seeking a girls' lunch, cocktail hour, a romanticevening, or a night filled with cool vibes, 15 South by Napule is the perfect destination.