A popular South Georgia Italian restaurant is planning to expand into Central Georgia and open its second location in just a few months.
Fresco Italiano is a Tifton-based eatery that will be opening at 1208 Russell Parkway in Warner Robins. That’s the former Ole Times Country Buffet building.
“What we want to do is really not be cookie-cutter with it, but bring something similar to it,” said Chasitie Roberts.
Roberts is the general manager of the first location in Tifton and she’ll be running the Warner Robins location as well. She’s part of the Torres Hospitality Group, which includes Christian Torres, his wife Margarita, and his two brothers.
Roberts says they’re all about quality at Fresco Italiano. The family-owned small chain has homemade sauces and 100% Angus beef steaks. She recommends trying those on your first visit.
The steaks are cut in-house and aged