About Us

Both Napoli’s Nebraska locations are family owned and operated by Chef Besim Shala. Besim learned to cook in his teenage years working in some of Europe’s finest restaurants. In his twenties, Besim set out on his own and opened two successful restaurant in Europe before heading to the United States and settling in Nebraska.
His vision to open a classic Italian restaurant was realized first in Grand Island, Nebraska, and now in Lincoln Nebraska. Both restaurants offer some of the best Italian food in the midwest made from Besim’s own, award winning recipes, perfectly executed from only the finest ingredients.
The staff and family behind Napoli’s Nebraska offer great food and excellent service. We look forward to serving you soon. Come in for the food and service, and have a drink from our full bar while you’re here. And finish off your event with a fantastic dessert!

© Napolis NE 2019