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Best Italian Restaurants in Daly City


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A photo of Original Joe's Westlake restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Daly City
Booked 88 times today
Located in Daly City, Original Joe's Westlake is a renowned restaurant that offers remarkable Italian cuisine. Acclaimed for its old-fashioned Italian dishes, it is described as consistently solid, with delicious food and excellent service. Patrons laud it as a neighborhood gem, where one can enjoy excellent steaks, sandwiches, Italian delicacies, and much more. From the eggplant Parmesan to the prime rib, every dish is crafted with fresh ingredients and served with top-notch hospitality. Whether it's a special occasion or a regular weekday, this mid-century modern restaurant guarantees a superior dining experience. The generous portions and delicious leftovers are a testament to the quality of food served. The staff's professionalism and knowledge about the dishes further enhance the culinary journey at Joe's. It is no wonder that many return for more, making it not just a restaurant but a cherished, local institution.
A photo of La Ciccia restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Noe Valley
Booked 22 times today
La Ciccia is highly acclaimed for its authentic Italian cuisine, particularly its Sardinian dishes. According to reviews, the restaurant boasts dishes that transport diners right to Sardegna with their flavors and authenticity. Patrons are particularly enthralled with the anchovy appetizer, pasta with sea urchin, and the branzino dish. Reviews also highlight the venue's cozy, homely feel and commend the efficient, knowledgeable staff. The new owner is held in high regard, described as incredibly attentive and helping to make La Ciccia one of the best Italian restaurants in the Bay Area, if not in the USA. The restaurant's maintained high standards, superb food, and outstanding service earn it a five-star rating from many.
A photo of Spiazzo Ristorante restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Forest Hill / West Portal
Booked 2 times today
Located in the West Portal neighborhood of San Francisco, Spiazzo Ristorante is renowned for its authentic Italian cuisine. The restaurant consistently receives praise in reviews for its exceptional, friendly service and creative, well-prepared menu. Reviewers especially note the large, shareable portions of traditional Italian dishes and the fresh quality of the ingredients. The restaurant's comfortable ambiance and locale, just steps from the city's Muni Metro, make it an accessible and inviting choice for diners throughout the Bay Area. Both locals and visitors highly recommend Spiazzo Ristorante for its excellent Italian food and warm hospitality.
A photo of Lupa Trattoria restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Noe Valley
Booked 8 times today
Lupa Trattoria, located in Noe Valley, has been hailed by guests as the city's best for authentic Roman Italian cuisine. Visitors recommend starting with the scamorza or the mussels and clams, and the tartufata and truffle fettuccine come highly recommended as well. The restaurant's gnocchi and galleto are also must-try dishes. Patrons praise the great wine list, excellent service, and warm ambiance. Stefano, the owner, is applauded for his friendly and welcoming presence. Reviewers love Lupa Trattoria for its consistent quality, authentic taste, and good value, often planning visits to the city around a meal at this neighborhood spot.
A photo of Gold Mirror Italian Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Forest Hill / West Portal
Gold Mirror Italian Restaurant is a beloved location for Italian cuisine on the West side of San Francisco. With rave reviews, it is often hailed as the place to find the best eggplant parmigiana in town. The restaurant is praised for its "nice old school no nonsense food", capturing the traditional essence of Italian culinary heritage. Among other favorites mentioned in the reviews are enticing dishes like escargot and saltenbocca. Guests particularly appreciate the restaurant's excellent service, with staff who are engaging, attentive and even capable of conversing in Italian. The restaurant is described as offering a complete dining experience, becoming a neighborhood gem where both the food and ambiance draw you in. Whether it's your first time or a regular visit, Gold Mirror promises an unforgettable taste of Italy.
A photo of Manzoni restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Glen Park
Booked 2 times today
Manzoni, positioned in the stylish neighborhood of Glen Park, is unanimously revered as a hidden gem for Italian cuisine. Maintaining a consistent, well-executed menu that has remained unchanged for years, Manzoni delivers an outstanding experience of authenticity. Fresh, handmade pasta and bread, complemented by their highly regarded olive oil, is a testament to their dedication to tradition. Whether it's the roast chicken that's claimed to be the 'best in the city' or the house ravioli filled with eggplant, zucchini, and goat cheese in a light tomato sauce, the food never fails to impress. Much more than a community favorite, Manzoni is a touch of Italy in San Francisco with a warm ambiance, excellent service, and a broad selection of Italian red wines. According to the reviews, the food is always phenomenal, indicating a reliable consistency that affirms its standing as a go-to place for Italian food lovers.
A photo of Andiamo In Banca restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • South San Francisco
Booked 8 times today
Andiamo In Banca, located in SSF, is a notable Italian restaurant cherished by locals and visitors alike. The restaurant has been praised for its service, food quality, and unique atmosphere, housed in a historic bank building. According to reviews, customers love their Italian cuisine, with dishes such as pizza, spaghetti, and meatballs consistently receiving high praise. The restaurant's excellent use of a vast array of Italian food fundamentals has earned it the acknowledgment as a go-to neighborhood Italian restaurant. Reviewers have highlighted its friendly, professional service and the uniqueness of its venue as well, particularly the repurposed bank vault that serves as a private dining area for large groups.
A photo of Buon Gusto restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • South San Francisco
Booked 2 times today
Buon Gusto, as the name suggests, caters to the good taste of its customers with a variety of authentic Italian dishes. The extensive menu appeals to a wide range of gastronomic preferences; from Veal and Pasta to Seafood and House Specialties. Each dish is meticulously prepared to represent genuine Italian flavors. The restaurant also offers a remarkable selection of wines, emphasizing both California and Italian origins. Customers laud the "great food, great atmosphere, wonderful service" and the "old school Italian dishes". Many even return frequently due to the "authentic Italian experience" and "outstanding food". Hence, Buon Gusto proves to be an epicurean destination for experiencing the culinary richness of Italy.
A photo of The Check-In Lounge restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Outer Mission
Booked 1 time today
The Check-In is about more than bites, wine & cocktails…It’s about connection, conversation and learning about the world and people through a local perspective. It’s a place to establish and maintain personal connections with other guests, owners and staff. A place to celebrate the Bay Area’s contribution to wine and world culture. It offers guests the opportunity to browse, be curious, ask questions and appreciate that the world of wine & cocktails is as diverse as we all are.A friendly ear and something tasty will always be ready for you when you check-in.
A photo of Che Fico San Francisco restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • North Panhandle / USF
Booked 63 times today
Che Fico, located in San Francisco, is highly recommended for its authentic and diversely flavored Italian cuisine. Consistently hailed as a top choice in the city, it receives ongoing praise for the "exceptional" Italian dishes and "perfect" service. The ravioli is notably celebrated as "extraordinary" and "possibly the best ever eaten", while the unique seasonal selections like corn ravioli and cucumber salad are often lauded for their "delicious complexity". The restaurant's ambiance has been described as both "warm and inviting" and "energetic", which contributes to the overall exceptional dining experience. It is worth noting that while some diners find the prices high, the consensus is that the dining experience at Che Fico is worth every penny.
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