Tito moved in New Zealand in 2004 with his family.
After 20 years of experience with his family hospitality business in Vieste - Gargano Peninsula -Italy he took the challenge of discovering New Zealand and sharing with NewZelanders his passion for italian food and good wine.
He managed the iconic GINA'S Pizza and pasta bar for 4 years.
He won the Lewhisham Awards (2006) as creator of Gina's best ambience and style,and also he was a finalist as best waiter in Auckland category (2009).
He also has been Italian chef at Good Morning show in TV1 from 2012 to 2016 making classic Italian recipes for the audience.
Pane & Vino boasts it is the first rustic italian restaurant in Auckland.
We use daily fresh ingredients we can get at cheap price in order to deliver to the table genuine italian food a convenient price.
Mainly the regional dishes are from Puglia with basic ingredients of garlic parsley and extra virgin olives oil.
Tito have learnt the passion for food from his Mum is still cooking for family hotel business in Italy
Hospitality and great food is Tito' s passion and from 2009 he is has brought this to the Aucklanders with PANE & VINO (which means bread and wine ) where you will feel that you are in Italy.
Nowadays 2018 Tito and Mirko continue the brand to the new venue located at Old fire station in 1 Williamson avenue.
After closing the Pane e vino 1.0 Tito and Mirko had traveled around Italy in the most remote villages to source new regional dishes and they are now back with more exciting news about Italian culture of food.
Our restaurant is based on the belief that our customers' needs are of the utmost importance.
Our entire team is committed to meeting those needs.
We would like to welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry.
Check our reviews on New Zealand Herald and
e Vino are actively involved with local schools Newton Central, Freemans Bay, Ponsonby, Grey
Lynn and Richmond with their lunch boxes for kids of Penne
Bolognese and vegetarian penne with tomato sauce, pizza like the Italian tradition.
genuine Italian food delivered to the kids of Primary schools with Fiat
Brighten Foundation - Pane & Vino is main sponsor of a charity foundation that organize campus for refuge children in Philippine, India, Thailand, Myanmar and Laos.
Our Founder Giuseppe Martegani is aiming every year to raise money with Pane e Vino popularity through funraiser dinners and events.
Youth camps are held from November to January.
Check Newsletter of the foundation in our Facebook page for meeting and fundraiser held in Auckland.
1 Williamson Ave
Parking Available from 7pm:
3 car parks 26 Williamson Ave
Countdown offers 2 hours of parking to the public until 1015pm.
Monday to Friday
from 12 to 3pm
Monday to Saturday
from 5pm to late.
Phone 09 3600263
Tito 021 0695981
Mirko 021 08404718