Celebrate World Pasta Day At These Local Spots


We’re all familiar with the main holidays such as Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Valentine’s Day. Some of us, however, might not be too familiar with World Pasta Day that occurs every October 25. Although you might have previously been unaware, doesn’t it make sense? I mean, who doesn’t love pasta? Below, we’ve listed several local spots you can visit to fill your pasta craving.


Located in Homewood, Gianmarco’s is a family owned and operated local favorite in the Birmingham community. Offering authentic Italian meals, Gianmarco’s provides customers with a wide array of tasty dishes. Whether you need to book a private event or simply a reservation, Gianmarco’s is the perfect spot. Some of the tasty dishes they provide from their menu include:

  • Prosciutto
  • Pizza
  • Oysters
  • Mussels
  • Calamari
  • Crab Cake
  • Soup
  • Salad
  • Variety of pastas
  • Grouper
  • Steak
  • Veal
  • Eggplant
  • Much more!

You don’t want to miss out on the delicious food offered at Gianmarco’s!

Trattoria Centrale

At Trattoria Centrale, you can choose from a variety of everyday lunch pastas such as:

  • Baked mac & cheese with mozzarella
  • Penne all’arrabbiata
  • Fettuccine cacio e pepe
  • Fettucine

The lunch specials are a huge hit among customers. This Italian restaurant combines all things Roman with a Southern and French food culture. Whether you’re seeking a place to go for Sunday brunch or Friday dinner, Trattoria Centrale is the place to be!


At Bellinis, you and your friends can enjoy a truly unique atmosphere. With brick walls on the inside and curtains strung about, you feel as if you’re in a wine cellar in Italy. For those looking for tasty food in an appealing environment, Bellinis is the choice for you. Some of the dishes you can choose from here include:

  • Lasagna
  • Fettuccini Alfredo
  • Ricotta Gnochi
  • Picatta
  • Chicken Marsala
  • Margherita Pizza
  • Mushroom Burger
  • Salmon
  • Crab Cake Sliders
  • Much More!

At Bellinis, come for the food and stay for the experience!

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While in Birmingham

While you’re in Birmingham, Alabama visiting your favorite pasta places on World Pasta Day, don’t forget to stop by and visit Long Lewis Ford Lincoln. At our dealership, we might not be able to offer you pasta, but we can provide you with excellent deals and specials. We have a large selection of new and pre-owned automobiles, so come browse our inventory. Our inventory, much like our specials, constantly change. Take advantage of them today while you can!

We are conveniently located at 2551 John Hawkins Parkway, Hoover, AL 35244 which means residents of Homewood, Vestavia Hills, and Pelham are only a short drive away. Once you arrive, our friendly and helpful team members will be more than happy to show you around, fill you in on our specials, and let you take a test drive. Get behind the wheel of a new ride today. We look forward to seeing you soon.