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Best Italian Restaurants in Downtown


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A photo of Amalfi Cucina + Mercato / Downtown Atlanta restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Downtown
Booked 68 times today
Amalfi Cucina + Mercato, located in Downtown Atlanta, is being hailed for its authentic Italian cuisine. Customers rave about their dining experiences with phrases like "best Italian food I've ever eaten". The menu, brimming with hearty Italian classics such as Veal Bolognese and Chicken Parmesan, received high praise. Their dishes are said to be "seasoned nicely," making it hard for patrons to dine elsewhere due to the food "paling in comparison." The ambiance also contributes to the unique dining experience, described as a "little Italian cafe". With its combination of excellent food, service, and ambiance, Amalfi Cucina + Mercato is a must-visit dining destination in Atlanta.
A photo of Atalian restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Downtown
Booked 35 times today
Atalian is a highly-rated restaurant serving excellent Italian cuisine. Customers consistently rave about the remarkable service, with many highlighting the staff's attentiveness, kindness, and professionalism. The high-quality food is another point of praise, with reviewers commonly rating it five stars and noting its authenticity. Mentioned dishes include their shrimp scampi, described as the best some have ever had, and the steak marsala. The ambiance is also highly regarded for its stylish decor and relaxed atmosphere. From individual reviews, it is clear Atalian provides a memorable dining experience, making it an essential visit for those in Atlanta craving a taste of Italy.
A photo of Forza Storico restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • West Midtown
Booked 73 times today
Forza Storico is an exceptional Italian restaurant as portrayed by numerous positive reviews. Located at an undisclosed location, the establishment boasts of excellent service and a vibrant atmosphere. The food quality and freshness are praised by patrons, with one even stating, "the food is exceptional, I really mean exceptional". Many highlight that the pasta dishes are not to be missed. After a recent visit to NYC, one guest commented that their meal at Forza was "leaps and bounds better than any we had there". Despite some criticism on their service, the back of the house is applauded for doing an incredible job. Forza Storico truly offers an authentic Italian dining experience in Atlanta.
A photo of La Tavola Trattoria restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Virginia Highland
Booked 53 times today
La Tavola Trattoria is a renowned spot for authentic Italian cuisine in the heart of Atlanta's Virginia Highlands. It consistently garners high praises for an immersive dining experience, with reviewers proclaiming it as the best Italian meal in Atlanta and the provider of top-notch service. Equally admired is their menu, an array of delectable offerings from appetizing Antipasti to hearty Secondi and delightful Dolce. Particularly revered is their "taglietelli Bolognese" and the unique "Olive Oil Cake". Hailed as "exceptional" and "fantastic", La Tavola Trattoria is a place where significant moments unfurl over flavorful meals, making it an essential go-to for Italian food enthusiasts.
A photo of Grana restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Buckhead
Booked 33 times today
Grana, located in ATL, is a top-notch Italian restaurant serving up authentic dishes with a fresh twist. Repeatedly lauded by customers for its unique approach to Italian cuisine, Grana is particularly known for its delicious meatball flights, Rigatoni, and cheesy garlic bread among other delights. Patrons are continually impressed with the excellent service, often mentioning the staff by name for their attentiveness and knowledge. Reviews point to the rooftop seating as a major draw, providing a comfortable and fun atmosphere. The consensus is clear; whether you're a local or a visitor, Grana is a must-visit for amazing Italian food in Atlanta.
A photo of Serena Pastificio restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Midtown
Booked 41 times today
With a sophisticated yet approachable nod to Italy's recipes and unforgettable hospitality, all in a chic and vibrant space, Serena Pastificio offers a refined dining experience rooted in tradition. At the core of our craft- and our restaurant- is our pastificio, a visible pasta station, where our chefs showcase the artistry, precision and passion that goes into every dish. And that same care and attention can be found in our seasonal wine and cocktail list featuring drinks that are as delicious on their own, as they are paired with your favorite Italian dish.
A photo of Ecco Midtown restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Midtown
Booked 30 times today
Ecco Midtown offers a good European cuisine right in the heart of Atlanta. The menu features distinctive dishes from smoked pork chop to anchovy pintxo that echoes the diverse flavors across Europe. One reviewer, a native from Germany, praises it as the best restaurant serving European style food. The range of unique starters, tender meats and rich sauces were described as "incredible", featuring flavors as abundant as strands of grass on your front lawn. The fried goat cheese balls and pasta in particular received consistent acclaim. With its uniquely European flair, superior service, and creative dishes, Ecco Midtown is undeniably a crowd pleaser in Atlanta.
A photo of Bastone! restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • West Midtown
Booked 26 times today
Bastone! is an authentic Italian restaurant widely praised by patrons for its outstanding food and service. Many point to the exceptional quality of its Italian cuisine. The restaurant is renowned for its modern Italian vibe, while the pasta dishes are heralded as close to true Italian as can be found in the States. High praises were also given to the Mozzarella bar, where diners have the opportunity to watch and taste various kinds of mozzarella being made. The high recommendation from a former chef from an Italian family from New Jersey indisputably asserts the authenticity and excellence of their Italian cuisine. The reviews also consistently compliment the exceptional service from the waitstaff, contributing to an overall fantastic dining experience. Bastone! has definitely made its mark among Italian cuisine lovers in Atlanta.
A photo of Indaco - Atlanta restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Poncey-Highland
Booked 23 times today
Indaco Atlanta on the BeltLine offers a blend of elevated and casual dining with a modern, Italian menu. Enjoy house-made pastas and wood-fired pizzas along with classic piatti, a fresh cocktail menu and an Italian-forward wine list.
A photo of Pasta da Pulcinella restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Midtown
Booked 40 times today
Pasta da Pulcinella is an exceptional Italian restaurant located in Atlanta's Midtown, renowned for its authentic and delectable cuisine. Its loyal patrons consistently praise the freshness and quality of their pasta, with one exclaiming it's "the best Italian in Atlanta". The service is frequently highlighted as attentive, professional, and conscientious, with the management lauded for attention to detail. The restaurant's atmosphere is described as colorful, intimate, and welcoming, successfully creating an environment that enhances the dining experience. From their stand-out sausage and apple raviolis to delicious wine choices, Pasta da Pulcinella delivers an extraordinary Italian dining experience, making it a cherished local gem.
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