Grimaldi’s Pizzeria Celebrates Grand Opening inside The Shoppes at The Palazzo Las VegasAugust 2, 2012 By: Nightclub and Bar
Grimaldi’s Pizzeria, famous for its award-winning, hand-tossed, coal-fired brick oven pizzas and calzones, celebrated its grand opening on Sunday, July 29, inside The Shoppes at The Palazzo. The event kicked off with CEO and President, Joey Ciolli slicing into a ceremonial pizza with a golden pizza cutter and taking the “first bite.” Other highlights included performances by award-winning pizza tossers and a visit by special musical guest Ol’ Blue Eyes himself, “Frank Sinatra,” whose swoon-worthy vocals delighted guests as they dined on signature coal-fired pizzas, and mini cannolis.
Chris Phillips, headliner of Zowie Bowie learns how to toss pizza dough like a pro from World Champion Pizza Tosser, Jamie Culliton at the grand opening celebration of Grimaldi’s Pizzeria inside The Shoppes at The Palazzo. The grand opening was held on Sunday, July 29.
The grand opening also hosted a red carpet that was attended by Zowie Bowie, Murray SawChuck, Chole and Lefty of Tropicana’s Laugh Factory and the gentlemen of Chippendales.
“We are very proud of the newest addition to the Grimaldi’s Pizzeria family. This opening marks our sixth location in Nevada and our second location on the Las Vegas Strip,” said Joey Ciolli, President and CEO of Grimaldi's Pizzeria. “We look forward to sharing over 100-years of pizza making traditions with the guests at The Shoppes at The Palazzo. ”
Grimaldi’s Pizzeria inside The Shoppes at The Palazzo is open daily for lunch and dinner, from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m., and is located at 3327 Las Vegas Blvd. on the second floor.