Chef Mari and her Husband Lane moved to Florence in 2013 and purchased Maple Street Grille in 2016, recently the made the move to Bay St. and opened Mari's Kitchen.
Mari was born in Bucharest Romania and came to USA in 2002 where she attended Napoli culinary academy in Sacramento in 2010 and quickly became an instructor. She had hopes of owning a restaurant one day inspired by her European heritage. Lane was born in Honolulu Hawaii and is a California native. After serving in the Marine Corps 87-91 he went into construction business until attending the Bartender School of Portland to be able to work side-by-side his wife pursuing their dreams to work for ourselves and offer something unique and special.
Established in 2019. Mari's Kitchen has been a local favorite. Our attention to detail creates a truly enjoyable dining experience.
The menu at Mari's Kitchen offers a variety of American & Romanian traditional recipes. A cozy place located in Historic Old Town where you will enjoy the ambiance, hospitality and the food.
Every dish is made to order! Come taste the difference at Mari's Kitchen. Join us for breakfast, lunch or dinner.. You can even enjoy our French pressed coffee as you enjoy the fresh ocean air.