By Hadas Kuznits
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The 13th Street corridor in center city Philadelphia is getting a “red sauce joint.” Restaurateur/developer Marcie Turney and her partner, Valerie Safran, are expanding their mini-empire to 1234 Locust Street in early September, with Little Nonna’s.
“Little Nonna is ‘little grandma,’ so it was the perfect name for an Italian-American restaurant,” Turney tells What’s Cooking.
“We’ll have meatballs, but if I’m doing meatballs I want the best meatballs you’ve ever sunk your teeth into,” she says. “We’ll have the classic Sunday gravy.”
Hear the full “Little Nonna’s” interview (runs 10:08)…