Celso Brida, former co-owner of Luigi’s Pizza Parlor, was the restaurant’s figurehead for decades. Brida passed away Sunday night at the age of 64, with an outpouring of tributes and condolences following on social media.
Celso Brida, former co-owner of Luigi’s Pizza Parlor, was the restaurant’s figurehead for decades. Brida passed away Sunday night at the age of 64, with an outpouring of tributes and condolences following on social media. Vanessa McClintock
Celso Brida, former co-owner of Luigi’s Pizza Parlor, was the restaurant’s figurehead for decades. Brida passed away Sunday night at the age of 64, with an outpouring of tributes and condolences following on social media. Vanessa McClintock
Nosh Pit with Chris Macias

Nosh Pit with Chris Macias

Chris Macias chops it up about local food issues

Nosh Pit: Remembering Celso Brida of Luigi’s Pizza Parlor

March 24, 2015 06:31 PM

UPDATED March 25, 2015 01:57 PM

Comments

More Videos

  • Take a look at Bee readers' awesome Christmas light displays

    Sacramento Bee readers submitted photos and videos of their light displays from around the area. Here are a few to check out this Christmas.

About This Blog


Chris Macias has served as The Sacramento Bee's food and wine writer since 2008. His writing adventures have ranged from the kitchen at French Laundry to helping pick 10 tons of zinfandel grapes with migrant farmworkers in Lodi. Chris judges regularly at food, wine and cocktail competitions around Northern California. Reach him at cmacias@sacbee.com or 916-321-1253. Twitter: @chris_macias.