ORO Italian Street Food Celebrates Grand Opening

The first fast-casual dining concept of its kind in Destin, ORO Italian Street Food opens at City Food Hall
ORO Italian Street Food Chefs

ORO Italian Street Food, the highly anticipated authentic Italian street food dining concept – the first of its kind for Destin – hosted an exclusive Friends & Family Night on June 15, marking a successful prelude to their official grand opening on Thursday, June 22 at City Food Hall, located in Destin Commons. The grand opening celebration featured a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Destin Chamber of Commerce at 4 p.m., followed by a two-hour public event from 4–6 p.m.

The Friends & Family Night, an invite-only event, welcomed esteemed guests, including local media, influencers, and close acquaintances and city officials, for an exclusive preview of ORO Italian Street Food. Attendees were treated to a delightful culinary experience, indulging in a range of signature menu items meticulously crafted by the husband and wife duo, chefs Massimo and Elisabetta Tundo. The event showcased the restaurant’s commitment to delivering the most authentic Italian street food in a warm and welcoming atmosphere.

Img 1307Elisabetta Tundo, Chef and Owner of ORO Italian Street Food, expressed her excitement, saying, “We were thrilled to share the ORO experience with our friends, family, and esteemed guests during the Friends & Family Night. Their overwhelming positive feedback and support have further fueled our passion for bringing the best of Italian street food to the Destin community.”

The Mayor of Destin, Bobby Wagner, was also in attendance and stated afterwards that he is thrilled to share his experience at ORO Italian Street Food with the Destin community. “The food is authentic, fresh, and delicious, the service is friendly and helpful, and the atmosphere is elegant and open. I highly recommend ORO Italian Street Food to anyone who loves Italian food. They are a gem in our city, and I can’t wait to go back,” noted Mayor Wagner.

The grand opening on Thursday, June 22 kicked off with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 4 p.m., led by the Destin Chamber of Commerce, symbolizing ORO Italian Street Food’s commitment to becoming an integral part of the local business community. Following the ceremony, the restaurant welcomed guests to enjoy samples of signature menu items and a limited-time specialty craft cocktail exclusively crafted by the City Food Hall Bar.

Destin Chamber of Commerce CEO, Shane Moody, also praised the restaurant’s dedication to culinary excellence, stating, “ORO Italian Street Food adds an exciting new dimension to our local dining scene. We are excited they chose Destin for their newest location and look forward to their official grand opening.”

Img 1300Attendees had the opportunity to meet the talented chefs and owners, Massimo and Elisabetta Tundo, who were present to greet and interact with guests throughout the event.

“We are thrilled to officially open ORO Italian Street Food to the public and share our passion for authentic Italian street food with the Destin community,” said Massimo Tundo, Chef and Owner of ORO Italian Street Food.

ORO Italian Street Food’s grand opening marks an exciting milestone for the restaurant as it sets out to become a beloved destination for locals and tourists seeking an authentic Italian culinary experience.

For more information about ORO Italian Street Food, please visit cityfoodhall.com/oro.

ORO Italian Street Food

ORO Italian Street Food is a family-owned restaurant that brings the streets of Italy to your table.

Located in Destin, FL within City Food Hall at Destin Commons, our menu features authentic Italian street food made with fresh and locally sourced ingredients imported from Italy.

Img 1319Our dishes are inspired by the vibrant culture and diverse culinary traditions of Italy, and we pride ourselves on providing a warm and welcoming atmosphere where everyone can enjoy a delicious meal.

At ORO, we believe that food is meant to be shared and enjoyed with friends and family, and we strive to create a dining experience that reflects that belief.

For more information about ORO Italian Street Food, visit cityfoodhall.com/oro or find us on Facebook and Instagram at @OROItalianStreetFood.


Categories: Dining Out, Openings