Leon Croce’s restaurant hasn’t served a meal in years. But legions of Lodians still remember the quality food, extensive menu, and the man whose passion for the work fueled each dinner service.
Mr. Croce died Oct. 30, 2012, at age 90. His restaurant, Croce’s Cafe off Highway 99, was for many years a Lodi landmark, a culinary destination for diners far and wide — and a reflection, some say, of a more gracious and genial time.
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