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Best Italian Restaurants in Cary

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A photo of Colletta - Cary, NC restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1327)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Cary
Booked 50 times today
Colletta, located in Cary, NC, has emerged as a sought-after destination for authentic Italian cuisine. With its delightful atmosphere and wide-ranging menu, it has garnered numerous rave reviews from patrons. The freshness and homemade perfection of its Italian dishes, especially standouts such as lasagna and pappardelle, are frequently highlighted in reviews. Guests have praised the staff's attentive, exceptional service and the restaurant's commitment to creating memorable experiences, including birthday surprises and customised offerings. The exciting mix of flavors, coupled with the refined ambiance, makes Colletta an ideal locale for anyone seeking high-quality Italian cuisine in the triangle.
A photo of Leo's Italian Social - Park West Village restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(374)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Morrisville
Booked 9 times today
Located in Park West Village, Leo's Italian Social is acclaimed for its exceptional Italian cuisine and unparalleled hospitality. The restaurant's superb menu offers authentic Italian gastronomy, with a variety of dishes that are consistently commended by patrons. High praise is given to their light and tasty Alfredo, perfectly prepared pasta and red sauce, and the best cannoli in the area. Guests also swear by their zucchini noodles with meatballs, lasagna, pesto chicken, and chicken parm, among other specialties. A reflection of their high culinary standards, Leo's Italian Social is notable for its tiramisu, which according to a diner, "knocked it out of the park". The staff's warm service, especially from servers like Christal and Bob, adds to the memorable dining experience. This establishment has surpassed expectations, being described as a classy place with outstanding food, beautiful modern décor, and a great atmosphere.
A photo of Cru Food and Wine Bar - Fenton restaurant
4.1
Excellent(136)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Cary
Booked 9 times today
Cru Food and Wine Bar - Fenton, stands out as an exceptional wine bar eatery with its impressive array of carefully selected wine flights and delectable cuisine. Patrons constantly praise the excellent customer service, often specifically mentioning servers like Andrew and Vicki for their attentiveness. The restaurant's delightful offerings from the PEI mussels to the Waygu meatballs, coupled with the variety of white wine flights, pull in rave reviews. Notably, their shared plates, including the popular fondue, are described as 'yummy sharables'. Praised for their attention to detail, the staff also expertly cater to customers with special dietary needs, adding to an overall excellent experience. Their salmon dish is highlighted amongst the best in the Raleigh/Cary area. Whether you're planning a girls night out or a book club meet, Cru Food and Wine Bar - Fenton ensures a memorable experience.
A photo of Mulino Italian Kitchen & Bar restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(2906)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Raleigh
Booked 28 times today
Renowned as the best Italian in Raleigh, Mulino Italian Kitchen & Bar boasts a consistently excellent dining experience, evidenced by its glowing reviews. Equally praised for its service, ambiance and, above all, the superb quality and authenticity of its cuisine, Mulino never fails to impress. The restaurant's dishes, such as the delicately tender scallops, the divine lamb and beautifully cooked gnocchi, are particularly celebrated. Further enhancing the experience, Mulino's staff are highlighted for being attentive, helpful, and brimming with excellent recommendations. The restaurant's vibrant ambiance and original cocktail creations, like the Tropical Royale, further enhance the distinctive dining experience. Whether you're planning a romantic date night or a group gathering, Mulino Italian Kitchen & Bar ensures an outstanding celebration of Italian gastronomy.
A photo of Bella Monica restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(3535)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Raleigh
Booked 15 times today
Bella Monica is a culinary gem in the heart of the greater Triangle Area, often celebrated for its standout Italian cuisine. Known for its warm, welcoming service reminiscent of a traditional Mamma's kitchen, the restaurant garners rave reviews from customers who describe their meals as "absolutely delicious". Notably, Bella Monica is commended for its extensive gluten-free options and overall care in avoiding cross-contamination. Customer favorites include the Chicken Parmesan over Polenta and the meat lasagna. The dining experience is further enhanced by the attentive waitstaff, who continuously check on patrons while ensuring a relaxed, never-rushed atmosphere. Bella Monica is not only a neighborhood favorite but also a must-visit for anyone in Raleigh looking for an authentic Italian meal.
A photo of Cucciolo Terrazza Raleigh restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(672)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Raleigh
Booked 36 times today
Cucciolo Terrazza is garnering rave reviews for its excellent Italian cuisine. Visitors laud the restaurant's incredible food, praising its unique offerings, and homemade flavors. The Italian-inspired brunch and vegetarian pesto ravioli have been particularly highlighted, as has the wild boar agnolotti. The tiramisu has been hailed as phenomenal, with one guest claiming it's the best they've ever tried. Beyond the food, Cucciolo Terrazza is also praised for its friendly, accommodating staff and beautifully decorated, clean ambiance. The overall dining experience is described as delightful, from the attentive service to the stunning presentation of dishes. If you're seeking authentic, high-quality Italian cuisine, Cucciolo Terrazza is a top recommendation.
A photo of Leo's Italian Social - North Hills restaurant
4.2
Awesome(119)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Raleigh
Booked 19 times today
Leo’s Italian Social is the center of its community; a place to gather and meet for cocktails and conversation. Here we connect and celebrate with each other by sharing delicious food, well-made cocktails, and great wine. When you spend time with us, we want you to arrive hungry and leave happy. Cheers!
A photo of Gravy restaurant
4.2
Awesome(3570)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Raleigh
Booked 17 times today
Gravy is a local favorite for top-notch Italian cuisine in Raleigh. Customers rave about the menu's variety and creativity, with dishes garnering praise for their exceptional flavors and abundant portions. Special mentions go to their Lasagna and Tagliatelle Bolognese, described as bursting with flavor and complexity. The reviews also compliment their appetizing Parmesan-sprinkled fresh rolls and their unique take on calamari. It's not just the food drawing praises; customers appreciate the friendly, efficient service, claiming it contributes to a warm, welcoming atmosphere. With its consistently high-quality food and service, Gravy has captured the essence of Italian dining, securing its spot as a go-to for Italian cuisine lovers.
A photo of Caffe Luna restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(2471)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Raleigh
Booked 13 times today
Caffe Luna in Raleigh, North Carolina is a culinary gem for lovers of authentic Italian cuisine. With countless positive reviews, its reputation for serving delicious dishes, offering excellent service, and providing a wonderful, family-friendly atmosphere is indisputable. Menu favorites include the chicken parmesan, seafood ravioli, and pear ricotta ravioli, all evidently crafted with care and expertise. Patrons praise the restaurant's wine pairings and the friendly, efficient staff. The restaurant's lively ambiance and reasonable pricing further contribute to its charm. It is a place that never disappoints, whether for a casual dinner or a special celebration. In the words of an Italian from Bklyn, NY, Caffe Luna "checks all the boxes."
A photo of Brio Italian Grille - Crabtree restaurant
3.8
Excellent(407)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Raleigh
Booked 10 times today
Brio Italian Grille - Crabtree comes highly recommended by passionate foodies in the Cary area who have acknowledged it as their all-time favorite restaurant. With a menu that leaves every patron feeling satiated, the food served is often described as 'decadent' and 'delicious.' The restaurant provides a pleasing and relaxed atmosphere where even leisurely conversations are cherished, making it an excellent spot for catching up with friends. The waiting staff is friendly and attentive, constantly checking on the clients and providing a memorable dining experience. Authentic to its Italian roots, the vibrant ambiance adds to the charm of the well-prepared cuisine. Celebrations, from birthdays to graduations, are made more pleasurable by the 'excellent' service and 'great' food at Brio Italian Grille.
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