J.R. began working in the Italian restaurant business at an early age by helping his father and mother operate their pizzeria business in Queens, New York called “Pizza Queens”. While growing up, J.R. learned from his parents the values of hard work, discipline, commitment to quality and taking great pride in everything one do.
In the past 23 years, J.R., also known as “Junior” continued working in the Italian family restaurant business in Broward County, specifically in the Coral Springs area. J.R.’s skills and standards have earned him a reputation for creativity and excellence in the art of Italian cuisine and a five-star Pizza Man.
Currently, J.R. owns and operates J.R. Pizza Bella Restaurant in Margate with the same core values his parents instilled in him, which is reflected from the decor, the food and wine, the music to the service provided. J.R. Pizza Bella has a full Italian Menu as well as a full Pizzeria Restaurant for all of your favorite New York Style Gourmet pizzas and dishes. From the imported wine and fresh menu, which includes J.R.’s Bella Salad, tasty homemade soups and delectable Lobster Ravioli. J.R. Pizza Bella Restaurant has been awarded “Best Restaurant in Margate” for two consecutive years (2013 and 2014) and inducted in the Margate Business Hall of Fame – J.R. Pizza Bella is bound to make your night our comfortable and unique.