Giacomino Drago is the youngest of eight children from the small town of Galati Mamertino in Sicily’s Messina region where the family grew and made almost everything they ate; from pressing olives to make olive oil, to making fresh cheeses, to watching his father make wine from their own vineyards.

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    Celestino Pasadena

    For over 20 years, Celestino has delighted the palates of Pasadena locals and travelers from all over the world, treating them to a taste of authentic Italian cuisine in the valleys of Southern California. Owner Calogero Drago infuses Celestino with all the hallmarks of a famed Drago Brother’s restaurant — seasonal cuisine made with the finest, freshest ingredients, comingled with an elegantly casual environment where every customer is made to feel like family.Celestino Ristorante made Pasadena Magazine’s Best Of list in 2009, in addition to being lauded by Zagat, Food & Wine, and many others.
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    141 S.Lake Ave.

    Pasadena CA 91101

    Phone: 1.626.795.4006

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