Gallery: Graffiato's Industry Takeover Nights Kick Off With Bryan Voltaggio

Voltaggio & Isabella Goofing Around
Voltaggio & Isabella Goofing Around

Isabella being a gracious host by letting Voltaggio shove food in his mouth. There's even an animated gif here!

Voltaggio at Work
Voltaggio at Work

Eager onlookers watch as Voltaggio plates a smattering of small samples from Range.

Voltaggio at Work
Voltaggio at Work
Serpentine Overtone ($5)
Serpentine Overtone ($5)

Range bar manager Owen Thomson brought along a bottled punch of tequila, cranberry, hibiscus, lime, and black pepper. Lightly sweet, herbal, and extremely easy to drink. The punch and other drink specials were $5 to accompany the complimentary plates.

Small Plates
Small Plates

Representatives from Range's pasta station and raw bar: a lamb tongue pasta and yellowtail.

More Small Plates
More Small Plates

Black cod, BBQ hazelnuts, and sorghum plated on the left and some of the samplings from Range's salumeria.

Candy
Candy

Voltaggio brought over a wide selection of samples from Range's candy bar, including bon bons, ice cream bars, biscotti, and candy barks.

Mike Isabella & Taha Ismail
Mike Isabella & Taha Ismail

Mike Isabella with Graffiato's bar manager Taha Ismail. Gracious hosts to Bryan Voltaggio and his team.

Mike, Scott, & Spike
Mike, Scott, & Spike

Isabella with two of the headliners from the next Takeover, Scott Drewno of The Source and Spike Mendelsohn of Good Stuff Eatery.

Spike & Vic
Spike & Vic

Mendelsohn again with Victor Albisu, formerly of BLT Steak and proprietor of the upcoming Taco Bamba (we previewed the Taco Bamba pop-ups here).