In 1905 Guiseppe and Maria Padulo left their families, friends and their home in Calabria, Italy, to come to Canada with hopes of establishing a better life for themselves and their family. In 1935 they established the first Italian grocery store in Montreal, which was situated in this very location. "Jos Padulo & Sons" offered a variety of typical Italian products and at the same time helped and employed many of today's most prosperous Italians. Inspired by his ancestry, and true to a heritage of good living, "Riccardo Padulo, Guiseppe and Maria's grandson, brings to your table, authentic Italian cuisine at Da Enrico since 1963. Riccardo Padulo, a Vatican-trained culinary chef is the sole chef at Da Enrico and the self-proclaimed perfectionist says he uses only the freshest and authentic ingredients for his menu, which includes a variety of homemade sauces and pastas. The pasta dishes are served to you in pan just like in Italy! You can enjoy the many dishes at Da Enrico Ristorante or you can order from a vast choice of catering platters for your home, office or for all other occasions. The Da Enrico catering & party planning division offers a variety of other services. Just ask Riccardo for more details.