Table of Contents
The Journey Begins: From Delivery Driver to Business Owner
The Fusion of Tech and Tradition
A Legacy of Mentorship
Wise Guys: A Unique Addition
Bringing Comedy to the Table
Sunday Funday: A Culinary Extravaganza
The Importance of Family in Business
How can I book a private event at Goodfellas or Wiseguys?
What's on the cocktail menu at Wiseguys?
Tell me more about the Sunday Funday food truck events.
Can I order takeout on Sundays?
How can I stay updated on events at Goodfellas?
Welcome to Goodfellas Pizzeria and Restaurant, an iconic family-owned establishment that goes beyond offering delicious food. In this article, we'll take you on a journey through the history, innovations, and unique offerings of Goodfellas and its counterpart, Wiseguys Lounge. Here's what's in this episode of "Dine in DeBary"
2. The Journey Begins: From Pizza Boy to Business Owner
The story starts with a college student at UCF, searching for a job, and stumbling upon a pizza place. Little did they know that this would mark the beginning of a beautiful journey. Discover the evolution from a delivery driver to a key player in the Orlando restaurant scene.
3. The Fusion of Tech and Tradition
Uncover the unexpected connection between Goodfellas and the tech world. Despite having a tech background, the owner emphasizes the importance of sticking to the basics in the restaurant business. Learn how they balance technology and tradition to ensure a memorable dining experience.
4. A Legacy of Mentorship
Explore the mentorship dynamics between the original owner and the current proprietors. Understand the invaluable lessons learned and the impact of mentorship on the day-to-day operations of Goodfellas.
5. Wise Guys: A Unique Addition
Dive into the intriguing story behind Wiseguys, the lounge adjacent to Goodfellas. Discover how it started as a separate venture, only to become an integral part of the overall dining experience. Learn about the enhancements it brings, including a full liquor license and private event hosting.
6. Bringing Comedy to the Table
Unravel the unexpected collaboration between Goodfellas and local comedy legend Dean Napolitano. Delve into the world of comedy nights, private shows, and the unique entertainment experiences offered at the Wiseguys Lounge.
7. Sunday Funday: A Culinary Extravaganza
Experience the revival of Sundays at Goodfellas. Learn about the strategic decision to reintroduce Sunday operations, the concept of Sunday Funday, and the addition of food truck events that have become a community favorite.
8. The Importance of Family in Business
Witness the emotional side of business as family members share their roles and dedication to the success of Goodfellas. Understand the significance of family values in shaping the identity and future of this cherished establishment.
As we conclude this culinary journey, it's evident that Goodfellas is more than just a restaurant – it's a community hub, a source of joy, and a testament to the power of family in business. Join us in celebrating the legacy and continuous evolution of Goodfellas Pizzeria and Restaurant and Wiseguys Lounge.
Q: How can I book a private event at Goodfellas or Wiseguys?
A: For private events, please contact our team at to discuss availability and options.
2955 Enterprise Rd, Debary, Florida 32713
Q: What's on the cocktail menu at Wise Guys?
A: Wiseguys offers a diverse cocktail menu with both classic and signature drinks. From martinis to craft cocktails, there's something for every palate.
Q: Tell me more about the Sunday Funday food truck events.
A: Every fourth Sunday, we host food truck events in our parking lot. Enjoy a variety of cuisines from local vendors, complemented by the vibrant atmosphere of Goodfellas and Wiseguys Lounge.
Q: Can I order takeout on Sundays?
A: Absolutely! Goodfellas welcomes takeout orders every day, including Sundays. Check our menu online and call us to place your order.
Q: How can I stay updated on events at Goodfellas?
A: Follow us on social media for the latest updates and event announcements. Connect with us on Facebook and Instagram.