Tom Billante

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2014

    Ten Best Restaurants in West Palm Beach

    Let's face it: West Palm Beach has never been known for its dining scene. But that doesn't mean there aren't some truly stellar dining options -- you just have to know where to look. These days, we have our eye on a few places -- both new and old. Whether you're headed for a night out on the town ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2009

    Gaia Ristorante: The Full Story

    As Short Order reported last week, Gaia Ristorante, the latest venture of seasoned restaurateur Tom Billante, has opened at 101 Ocean Drive (Hilton Bentley Hotel)-- which I erroneously cited as the site of Billante's last Ocean Drive venue, ViVi. In fact, Prime Italian has moved into that space, and ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 15, 2007

    The View From Here

    On the patio at Bellagio, I can see my fettuccine just fine

  • News

    September 22, 2005

    Hot Bods, Hotter Odds

    Shooters owner John Wile is known for suits -- both the bathing and legal sorts

  • Foodstuffs

    May 17, 2001
  • Dining

    March 29, 2001


    Jen braved a two-and-a-half hour wait at the new Mezzanotte — but then, she gets paid to put up with that crap