• 2018,  First Sunday Supper

    First Sunday Supper: Caffé NaVona

    In the heart of Morris County New Jersey, on a busy section of Route 46 in Rockaway, you will find one of the best Classic Italian Restaurants called Caffé NaVona.  Caffé NaVona, is named after Piazza Navona in Rome Italy, as we recently learned from owner Marco DeFilippis.  Piazza Navona was built on the site of the Stadium of Domitian and now serves as a public gathering place.  The square is surrounded by restaurants and terraces giving Piazza Navona a lively and delightful atmosphere.  Once you have visited Caffé NaVona, you will understand why they chose the name. On February 3rd, 2018 we headed to Caffe NaVona for our 2nd…

  • 2018,  First Sunday Supper

    First Sunday Supper: Momento Restaurant

    Slightly off the beaten path and hidden in the hills of West Milford New Jersey resides Momento Restaurant. Opened in 1996 by Alberto Dautaj and his family, Momento serves Classy Italian fare with a flair. You can read more about Momento on their website. Living not far outside the borders of West Milford, we were amazed to find out this gem of a restaurant had been around since 1996.  We had never heard of Momento nor the several other restaurants owned by the Dantaj family.  We were lucky enough to have attended a beautiful wedding of two friends at Momento where Dave served as the Officiant.  This was our first…