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Villa Charities Announces Partnership with The Food Dudes

We are excited to announce our partnership with the Toronto-based food services company, The Food Dudes. The Food Dudes is now the exclusive provider of all retail and catering food operations on the Villa Charities campus. This partnership provides an opportunity to enhance and expand food services through the development of exciting and creative new food offerings with an Italian focus.

Caffè Cinquecento – A new location for Pantry, The Food Dudes’ popular quick-service food venue, will open in the Columbus Centre, replacing Caffè Cinquecento. Renovations to the space are currently underway with the opening date to be announced at a later date. Stay tuned for updates!

For information on Pantry, visit orderpantry.com

Ristorante Boccaccio – Restaurant operations at Ristorante Boccaccio will be closed effective immediately however the space will continue to be used for Villa Charities and Columbus Event Centre clients, and then be further transitioned into a new event venue.

We wish to thank our loyal Ristorante Boccaccio customers for their patronage and support over the years and look forward to seeing you at future events.

To book Ristorante Boccaccio for a social or corporate event, please contact Paola Marcoccio at 647-259-5471 or email cecadmin@villacharities.com.

Columbus Event Centre – The Food Dudes will now manage the food services for all Columbus Event Centre events going forward.

To book an event or for more information about your upcoming event, please contact Paola Marcoccio at 647-259-5471 or email cecadmin@villacharities.com.

Click here to read the Press Release.

For more information about The Food Dudes visit thefooddudes.com.

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