Marcello De Feo
About Marcello De Feo
Marcello De Feo, a first generation Italian from South Philly, began paying his due in kitchens at a young age. After decades of restaurant experience, he opened Valente's to bring traditional Abruzzese cuisine to South Jersey. The shop quickly received acclaim, winning Best of Philly (Philly Mag), Best of the Best (South Jersey Mag), and named one of the 13 Best Cheese Shops in Philadelphia. He has since formed Allora Hospitality to open Valente's Cucina and co-found Founder & Signer.