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Avanti’s Ristorante

By WEEK Creative Services

November 29, 2010 Updated Nov 29, 2010 at 2:37 PM CDT

Avanti’s opened in 1966 on Main Street next to Bradley University. Albert Zeller came to American in 1959 and says the United States is indeed the land of opportunity. Learn how a cheese maker from Switizerland becomes a well know owner of a famous restaurant chain here in Central Illinois and meet his eldest son, Stefan who works in the business today.