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ADV---La-Porchetta

30 local jobs feed the family

Nicholise Garner December 6, 2017
LET THE CELEBRATIONS BEGIN… Lucky VIP guests gave La Porchetta’s food and atmosphere rave reviews on Monday night. From left, La Porchetta Shepparton franchisee, Roula Abdo, recruitment and operations manager, Brendan Flanagan, shareholder, Frank Marafioti, CEO, Sara Pantaleo and Shepparton franchisee, Ali Seifeddine with the Shepparton team. Photos: Joshua Di Girolamo.

LET THE CELEBRATIONS BEGIN… Lucky VIP guests gave La Porchetta’s food and atmosphere rave reviews on Monday night. From left, La Porchetta Shepparton franchisee, Roula Abdo, recruitment and operations manager, Brendan Flanagan, shareholder, Frank Marafioti, CEO, Sara Pantaleo and Shepparton franchisee, Ali Seifeddine with the Shepparton team. Photos: Joshua Di Girolamo.

IN traditional Italian families, some of life’s happiest moments take place around the table. There is a historical and cultural understanding of the magic created when you mix the delights of conversation with the pleasures of beautiful food and drink. News of Italian restaurant La Porchetta’s opening in Shepparton is spreading fast, with the restaurants official opening expected next Monday, December 11.

La Porchetta Shepparton franchisees, Roula Abdo and Ali Seifeddine have had 30 years experience in the restaurant chain and are excited to be able to recreate the wonderful restaurant experience here in Shepparton.

Roula said, “Family is our main priority and that’s why La Porchetta is so well known as a family restaurant. Fresh and inviting food is also really important. We only use fresh ingredients and try to support locally wherever possible. We have hired 30 locals including local trades to bring this restaurant to life.

“La Porchetta’s family traditions play a role in every aspect of the business: the preparation of our authentic recipes, the warm welcome shown to each customer and the respect given to every employee.”

With a function space upstairs, La Porchetta is a great place to have your Christmas party. Doors are due to open next Monday, December 11. Find La Porchetta at 257 Wyndham Street, Shepparton, it’s an experience to be had with friends and family.