03 February 2012

Tony Bennett showed his affection for Lady Gaga once again this week, by attending the opening of their restaurant in New York.

The veteran crooner teamed up with Gaga last year to duet on a recording of The Lady Is A Tramp, and he also painted a nude portrait of the star, just for kicks.

It's obvious Tony is now in with Lady Gaga's family, as he was spotted mingling with guests at the grand opening of her parents Joseph and Cynthia Germanotta's Manhattan eatery Joanne on Wednesday night.

Bennett's appearance gave the evening some star quality even though the Germanotta venture might be in for a hard time - New York Post restaurant critic Steve Cuozzo snuck into the opening (despite no media being allowed) and deemed the meal disappointing, likening it to airline food.

Would you want to eat at the Germanotta restaurant?

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