A Launch Party For “Menbe’s Way” Charity

Join us on August 23rd from 3:00pm – 6:00pm. To A Launch Party For “Menbe’s Way” Charity Built to Benefit Our Community. Enjoy Great Wines, Great Music and Great Friends on a Sunday Afternoon.

Earlier this year “Menbe”, the owner of Salute e Vita Ris-torante, received the coveted Jefferson Award – honoring community and public volunteerism – partly for the work she does for our veterans on Thanksgiving Day. Every year, she invites them and other struggling individuals to Salute for a fine-dining meal. Over the last four years, she has served more than 3,000 people a Thanksgiving dinner, aand has inspired many local businesses and individuals to contribute to the success of these events. Menbe also proudly serves on the Richmond Community Foundation’s Board of Directors.To raise awareness and funds for this year’s Thanksgiving dinner, Menbe is hosting multiple events here at Salute e Vita. The next event will be on Sunday, August 23rd, where Menbe and her team will be launching a new charitable foundation, “Menbe’s Way”. Donations are optional but greatly appreciated, and there will be a small silent auction at the event. Come and join us – see the front of this card or or call us at (510) 215-0803.

Vino For Vets!

Join us on Thursday, October 8, from 4:00pm – 7:00pm. To Toast to our Veteran of War “Vino For Vets!” Fundraising event. Enjoy Great Wines, Great Music and Great Friends on a Thursday Afternoon.

Earlier this year “Menbe”, the owner of Salute e Vita Ristorante, received the coveted Jefferson Award – honoring community and public volunteerism – partly for the work she does for our veterans on Thanksgiving Day. Every year, she invites them and other struggling individuals to Salute for a fine-dining meal. Over the years, she has served more than 4,000 people for Thanksgiving dinner, and has inspired many local businesses and individuals to contribute to the success of these events. Menbe also proudly serves on the Richmond Community Foundation’s Board of Directors.To raise awareness and funds for this year’s Thanksgiving dinner, Menbe is hosting multiple events here at Salute e Vita. The next event will be on Thursday, October 8, where Menbe and her team will be toasting to our Veterans, “Menbe’s Way”. Donations are optional but greatly appreciated, and there no admission fee at the event. Come and join us – see the front of this card or or call us at (510) 215-0803.

Breaking Bread & Breaking Ground

A Benefit Dinner for Northern Light School’s Our Dream Playground Fund
Please join Northern Light School for a private benefit dinner at Salute E Vita July 17, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Price: $1000 per plate | $1500 per couple

Space is limited, and reservations will be honored in the order they are received. To RSVP by June 17, 2015 or to make contribution to Northern Light School’s Our Dream Playground Fund, please contact Northern Light School Development 510.957.0570, or development@northernlightschool.com.

About Northern Light School

Northern Light School is committed to providing a high quality education for children from all socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds. The faculty and staff create an atmosphere where every child can grow academically, emotionally, physically, and spiritually, to become healthy, productive members of their families and communities.

The focus is on academic excellence as well as nonviolence, acceptance of differences, respect for the environment, and the moral advancement of humanity—so that the children develop an understanding that they have a responsibility to make a difference in the lives of others.

About Our Dream Playground

A PLACE WHERE EVERYONE CAN PLAY
Our Dream Playground is a custom-built, American Disabilities Association compliant play area with specially designed components for children of every ability, including a wheelchair ramp, ground-level equipment systems, elevated platforms with handrails, and a unique composite wood fiber safety surfacing.

A VISION FOR A HEALTHIER WORLD
The Dr. Jane Goodall Urban Community Garden reflects Northern Light School’s commitment to health and wellness for the body and our world: A 70 square-foot community garden and outdoor classroom, the garden will feature a hands-on, comprehensive garden-based nutrition intervention curriculum, urban beekeeping program, and urban farming opportunities.

Upcoming Events

Location

Salute e Vita Ristorante is located at 1900 Esplanade Drive, on the harbor in Marina Bay, Richmond, CA 94804

Driving directions to 1900 Esplanade Dr, Richmond, CA 94804

    From Oakland/Berkeley

  1. Merge onto I-580 W/I-80 E
  2. Continue onto I-580 W
  3. Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 13B for I-580 toward San Rafael/Point Richmond
  4. Continue onto I-580 W
  5. Use the 2nd from the right lane to take exit 10A for S 23rd St toward Marina Bay Pkwy
  6. Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto S 23rd St
  7. Continue on straight Marina Bay Pkwy thru Bradley A. Moody Memorial Underpass
  8. Turn right onto Regatta Blvd
  9. Turn left onto Melville Square
  10. Turn right onto Esplanade Dr
  11. Destination will be on the left
    From San Rafael

  1. Merge onto US-101 S
  2. Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 451B for Interstate 580
  3. Continue onto I-580 E (signs for Richmond Bridge/Oakland)
  4. Take exit 10A for Marina Bay Pkwy/S 23rd St
  5. Use any lane to turn right onto Marina Bay Pkwy
  6. Continue on straight Marina Bay Pkwy thru Bradley A. Moody Memorial Underpass
  7. Turn right onto Regatta Blvd
  8. Turn left onto Melville Square
  9. Turn right onto Esplanade Dr
  10. Destination will be on the left
    From Sacramento

  1. Take US 50 to 80 West
  2. Merge onto I-80 W
  3. Use the right lane to take exit 15 for Cutting Boulevard
  4. Turn right onto Cutting Blvd
  5. Turn left onto S 23rd St
  6. Continue on straight Marina Bay Pkwy thru Bradley A. Moody Memorial Underpass
  7. Turn right onto Regatta Blvd
  8. Turn left onto Melville Square
  9. Turn right onto Esplanade Dr
  10. Destination will be on the left

Testimonials & Reviews

Customers:

“Great to have a restaurant of this caliber in our area.”
—Former Richmond Mayor Irma Anderson

“Food is excellent, as is the service. You’ve done it all.”
—Professor Bob Knight, U.C. Berkeley

“I left my excellent pasta at home (Italy). Surprisingly I found it here at Salute!”
—Professor Perrone Francisco, U.C. Berkeley

Restaurant Reviewers:

“Ristorante Salute (Marina Bay) is one of the prettiest spots around and the food is well executed.”
—Michael Bauer, San Francisco Chronicle

“Salute is a serious restaurant, bustling with efficiency yet with a warm ambiance, fragrant with the seductive aromas of Tuscany and with food priced fairly.”
—Caroline Brownell, Pacific Sun

“East Bay’s most excelling place for the best Italian food and wine that feels like dining in Italy.”
East Bay Express

“One of the best Italian restaurants in the area.  Authentic cuisine and excellent romantic atmosphere dining out.”
—Deborah Byrd, Food Editor, Dining Out

Menu

Our menu is a mix of authentic Italian cuisine with updated creative dishes and traditional favorite pastas and entrees. We offer selections in all courses from appetizers, soups and salads, pizzas, pastas, meat and seafood entrées and desserts. Full bar, excellent wine list and espresso drinks.

 

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