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Sneak peek at Violette’s Cellar as restaurateur gets ‘Guy’s Grocery Games’ news

Sneak peek at Violette’s Cellar as restaurateur gets ‘Guy’s Grocery Games’ news By Pamela Silvestri silvestri@siadvance.com STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Like a jigsaw puzzle, Violette’s Cellar in New Dorp is coming together one little piece at a time — literally — as workers position 10,000 wine corks along the walls in between wooden slats of varying purple shades. […]

Violette’s Cellar: Subterranean speakeasy, restaurant opening soon

Violette’s Cellar: Subterranean speakeasy, restaurant opening soon Updated Jun 29, 2017; Posted Jun 28, 2017 By Pamela Silvestri silvestri@siadvance.com STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Embattled Troy restaurant closed several months ago. And in its place rises a new, New Dorp restaurant — Violette’s Cellar, located in the subterranean space once home to long-running La Botte restaurant and its successor, House of Crabs. Partners in […]

We are officially open – November 6th 2017

In Loving Memory Of Violette Botros Who courageously battled cancer for over a decade with a smile on her face and a warmth in her heart ever after a long day of treatment and barely enough energy to walk, Violette would insist on going out to dinner with her husband and two young sons because […]