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Best Italian Restaurants in Buffalo

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A photo of Blue Cave Italian Restaurant restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(176)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Buffalo
Booked 8 times today
Blue Cave Italian Restaurant provides an outstanding contemporary Italian dining experience. Many of its customers give high praise for the extraordinary service and food, as indicated by multiple reviews. The first-timers are impressed with the patience and helpfulness of the servers, while the regulars keep returning for the top-notch food. They mention items from salads to saffron risotto, and octopus appetizers to branzino entrees, all acclaimed as excellent. Many diners label the dining experience as 'authentic southern Italian' and 'an excellent Italian experience.' There are glowing endorsements about the generosity of the portions and the perfection of preparation. The unique menu, remarkable dishes, and exceptional service make Blue Cave an absolute gem in Buffalo.
A photo of Oggi Bistro restaurant
4.2
Awesome(9)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Fort Erie
new sports bar menu available in bar areawith many options under $30
A photo of Lucia's on the Lake restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(4523)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Buffalo
Booked 46 times today
Lucia's on the Lake, located in Buffalo, is renowned for its exceptional and authentic Italian cuisine, as reflected in numerous glowing reviews. The food is universally praised not only for its delicious taste and large portion sizes, but also for the variety offered on the menu and the artistic presentation of the dishes. The reviewers have highly recommended the seafood and Italian dishes, particularly the shrimp and scallop linguine, lobster ravioli, and short ribs. Patrons have also commended the attentive and knowledgeable service staff and the overall enjoyable atmosphere, including beautiful views of the lake. One review states, "The food was outstanding! Great menu with quite a variety. Highly recommend." Several reviewers vow to return, proving Lucia's on the Lake is a favorite Italian dining destination in Buffalo.
A photo of Mulberry Italian Ristorante restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1070)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Buffalo
Booked 59 times today
Mulberry Italian Ristorante, located in Buffalo, is highly acclaimed both for its atmosphere and a rich menu of authentic Italian cuisine. Customers constantly highlight the quality and variety of dishes, praising in particular, homemade lasagna, pasta, and gnocchi, along with unique offerings like chicken wings. The friendly and efficient service adds to the overall experience, making it a favorite among locals and a must-visit for those in town for a visit. The use of fresh ingredients, generous portions, and the comfort of homemade style meals make Mulberry Italian Ristorante an outstanding choice for a delightful dining experience. The eatery's recognition as a true gem of Buffalo and a reference in the Italian culinary scene is well-deserved, with numerous customers eager to return.
A photo of Giancarlo's restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(3340)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Buffalo
Booked 58 times today
Giancarlo's is praised as an exceptional steakhouse, standing out for its perfectly cooked steaks and upscale ambiance. Reviewers laud it as an ideal spot for date nights and special occasions due to its impeccable service and delightful atmosphere. The "6oz filet" and "12oz strip steak" are highly recommended, with customers appreciating its "superb seafood" and exciting menu that provides "many options from small plates to full entrees." This Sicilian steakhouse, described as "the best in the Buffalo area", is also commended for its pizzas and excellent wine list. Despite higher prices, patrons find the food and overall experience at Giancarlo's to be worth it, promising to return for more.
A photo of Rizzo's House of Parm restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1286)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Fort Erie
Booked 72 times today
Rizzo's House of Parm in the Toronto and Niagara Falls area is widely acclaimed as one of the finest Italian cuisine experiences. Known for serving the best Italian food in Niagara, this restaurant is praised by customers for its incredible and authentic Italian cooking. As per the numerous glowing reviews, dishes such as Chicken Parm, Veal Parm, and focaccia have been highly recommended. Reviewers have particularly lauded the restaurant for its delightful service and awesome atmosphere. The restaurant is noted for its simplicity with great portion sizes, outstanding service, and phenomenal flavors. A must-visit for all Italian cuisine aficionados.
A photo of Italian Prime at Salvatore's restaurant
4.5
Awesome(4235)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Cheektowaga
Booked 2 times today
Established in 1967, ITALIAN | PRIME at Salvatore's is recognized as one of Western New York's premier full-service fine dining restaurant. The chefs have created an inspired menu with Steaks, Seafood and Italian Cuisine. Awards include the DiRONA and the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence — Two Cups. Our team of Chefs are continually updating the menu and services with creative offerings and is now noted as Buffalo's only Italian Steakhouse.The Chandelier Bar, at Salvatore's, has become a destination on its own. The Salvatores have created a relaxing contemporary space for a casual meal, happy hours, weekday specials and live music.Salvatore's Hospitality, also offers two boutique hotels. The Garden Place Hotel and The Delavan Hotel and Spa offer hotel, Spa and dinner packages, perfect for a quick getaway, and out of town guests. Buffalo Niagara International Airport shuttle service is complimentary with your hotel rese
A photo of Trattoria Aroma - Williamsville restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(623)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Williamsville
Booked 2 times today
Located in Buffalo, Trattoria Aroma - Williamsville has been consistently praised for its authentic Italian cuisine. With over 15 years of service, owners Reno and Roma are praised for their dedication to maintaining high-quality Italian cuisine, accompanied by an excellent selection of wines. The restaurant’s charm lies in its ability to transport guests to little Italy, with one patron comparing the experience to being in NYC. The ambience of the restaurant is frequently described as comfortable and pleasant, with impeccable service. Additionally, the eatery boasts a menu that never disappoints, featuring creative specials, brick oven pizzas, traditional food, and pasta meals. Trattoria Aroma’s blend of exceptional food, friendly service, and Italian authenticity have left an impression on its guests, many of whom are eager for a revisit.
A photo of Pasquale's Italian Restaurant-West Seneca restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(592)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Buffalo
Booked 6 times today
Pasquale's Italian Restaurant-West Seneca receives rave reviews for its authentic Italian cuisine. Reviewers praise the restaurant for its excellent service and extensive menu that caters to a wide range of tastes. A common sentiment shared by customers is the restaurant's ability to deliver great quality food with sizeable proportions, making it a preferred choice for special occasions. Patrons are particularly appreciative of the Italian staples served, such as Veal Parmigiana, expressing satisfaction with the taste and portion sizes. The restaurant's welcoming atmosphere also contributes to its overall appeal, leading many to label it as their favorite Italian place.
A photo of Cugino's Italian Restaurant restaurant
4.1
Excellent(313)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Williamsville
Booked 3 times today
Cugino's Italian Restaurant is renowned for its high-quality Italian cuisine nestled in the heart of Williamsville. Patrons vouch for its impeccable service and charming ambiance. The restaurant, run by the owner-chef Franco, stands out for its exceptional attention to detail and unique offerings like pork osso buco. Cugino's has consistently impressed diners with its homemade pasta and superb dishes. Notably, the owner interacts with customers to ensure guest satisfaction, and the friendly staff are commended for their responsiveness. Customers' experiences at Cugino's have been largely positive, with many recommending the restaurant and eager to revisit, affirming that it's well worth the cost.
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