WHO WE ARE

In 1946, after serving in the US Navy, Frank D. Bolognino teamed with his cousin, Vince Pellegrino, and opened the original Roma Importing Co in the heart of Albany NY's "little Italy." Two years later, Frank's brother Jim joined the thriving business, where the focus was providing quality Italian foods and deli offerings to local customers and businesses.

With the development of the South Mall adjacent to the first location, the brothers saw a limited future in downtown Albany and in 1961 they decided to open a second store in the suburb of Latham, the crossroads of the Tri Cities. Read More



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Roma's Sammich of the Week

This week, our Sammich special is our delicious corned beef, topped with imported Swiss cheese, tomato, cole slaw, and spicy brown mustard for $7!

This is the best place to go to get ethnic Greek and Italian foods. They have all of those hard to find ingredients you just can't find in a regular supermarket. The deli is fabulous with a huge variety of meats, cheeses, and already prepared foods. The butcher is equally as wonderful. They will custom cut your meat while you wait. They also have desserts made by local bakeries available for sale. The employees are very knowledgeable as well.

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I remember when the store was on Rt. 9. It was big treat back then for my parents taking us there getting fresh delicious cold cuts every Saturday, and the smell of cheeses hanging was an amazing smell Now we continue this tradition my parents started, been customers since we started our family, with 3 sons that go there especially for the subs, and clams. Great family, very friendly and when the grandkids go with me always asks for slice of cheese. Thank you for all your hard work to keep your family business going.

THE AUSTIN FAMILY

Roma Recipes: Easter Bread!

April 14, 2017

Every holiday that comes around brings with it a recipe or two that we just can’t wait to dig into— and we suppose that’s what makes food so special. It has the power to remind us of a certain time or place; evoking cherished memories of family, friends, and the best of times gathered around […]

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Make Your Own Marinade

March 24, 2017

Grilling season is upon us. You can literally smell it in the air as you peruse the neighborhoods of the Capital Region. While these warm days may be fleeting now, we know that higher temperatures are on the way— and so, here we are. To help you prepare for all of your grilling pleasures, we’ve […]

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