Villa Enterprises Celebrates Grand Opening of Two New Calif. Locations

""MORRISTOWN, N.J., March 29, 2011 – Villa Enterprises Management Ltd., Inc. (and its affiliates, Villa Enterprises), the global multi-concept restaurant franchisor, announced today the grand opening of its new Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen Milpitas, Calif., and Daly City, Calif., locations. 

Both quick service restaurant (QSR) grand openings add to Villa’s exceptionally vast concept portfolio. The Milpitas restaurant, owned and operated by Orion Zemene, is located in the Great Mall of the Bay Area and celebrated its grand opening on March 27. Located in the Serramonte Center, the new Daly City Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen is slated to open March 30. These new additions will mark the 15th and 16th Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen California locations, respectively.

“We are proud to announce the grand opening of our 15th and 16th Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen California locations,” said Villa Enterprises Management Senior Vice President of Business Development Adam Torine. “We are honored to have the opportunity to continue rolling out this popular concept and look forward to providing customers with fresh food made with the highest quality ingredients and exceptional customer service for years to come.” Villa Enterprises Management currently operates more than 225 Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen concept locations across 38 U.S. states and internationally among five additional countries.

About Villa Enterprises Management

Villa Enterprises Management Ltd., Inc. (and its affiliates, Villa Enterprises) is a global multi-concept restaurant franchisor with more than 300 quick service restaurant (QSR) locations across 38 U.S. states along with five additional countries.  Founded in 1964 by Naples, Italy native Michele Scotto as a small pizzeria next to the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City, Villa Enterprises today is an international organization that owns several unique QSR brands: Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen, Villa Pizza; Green Leaf’s; Bananas; Casa Java; Mo’ Burger; Far East; and South Philly Steak & Fries.  These brands can be found in malls, airports, casinos, college campuses, and outlet centers across the U.S. and internationally.  Additionally, Villa Enterprises Management owns and operates several upscale full-service restaurants in the New York City Metro area.  For more information, please visit

www.villaenterprises.com