Enable JavaScript to run this app.
Skip to main content
OpenTable logo
  1. Home
  2. United States
  3. Charlotte

Best Italian Restaurants in Matthews


13 restaurants available nearby

A photo of Angela's Pizza & Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Charlotte
Booked 2 times today
Angela's Pizza & Restaurant is a highly esteemed locale known for its exceptional Italian cuisine. According to the reviews, the authenticity of the Italian dishes offered is unparalleled, with some customers comparing their dining experience to those they had in Italy. The delicious offerings range from tender veal franchese to mouth-watering pizzas, and even homemade pasta that's definitely worth an extra cost. Aside from the food, Angela's also offers an impressive service, with staff providing top-notch care and excellent recommendations. The ambiance, enhanced by the occasional Frank Sinatra melodies, also contributes to the restaurant's charm. Most customers express a strong desire to revisit, further attesting to Angela's quality.
A photo of North Italia - Charlotte - Ballantyne restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Ballantyne
Booked 65 times today
Using only the season’s best ingredients, our chefs create a variety of modern Italian dishes including pastas made from scratch daily, hand-tossed pizzas like the classic Margherita but make it Tie Dye, and savory lunch and dinner entrees like Pork Milanese, Tortelloni al Pomodoro, and Braised Short Rib Lumache that deliver flavors that go above and beyond the expected as well as a full-bodied wine and beer list accompanied by an array of handcrafted cocktails including a Sicilian Margarita and the Pomegranate Mule. For more information, visit northitalia.com.
A photo of The Jimmy restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Myers Park
Booked 48 times today
Located in Charlotte, The Jimmy offers an exceptional Mediterranean dining experience. Reviewers continually praise the restaurant for its consistently excellent service, warm and welcoming atmosphere, and high-quality, delicious food. Signature dishes like pasta carbonara and cacio e pepe are reminiscent of southern Italy, showcasing the authenticity of their Mediterranean cuisine. The Jimmy also offers a diverse wine selection and wonderful craft cocktails, adding to the overall dining experience. Its lively environment, including a visible kitchen from the dining room, has resulted in the restaurant becoming a 'go-to' spot for many. With its reputation for top-notch dishes and efficient, friendly service, it's clear that The Jimmy is a standout in Charlotte's dining scene.
A photo of The Palm Charlotte restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • SouthPark
Booked 17 times today
The Palm Charlotte is undeniably one of the top steakhouses in its city. The gastronomic reviews speak highly of its stellar service, top-notch staff, and excellent food quality that is consistently in season. Many of its patrons, some who have visited other steakhouses in Charlotte, keep coming back to The Palm Charlotte, with some considering it as their "go-to" restaurant. Even though it's a fine dining place with pricing to match, customers find it worth every penny, with one reviewer praising the steak that" melts like butter in your mouth!" The GiGi salad and the summer lobster come highly recommended, while the au gratin potatoes are described as scrumptious. The Palm Charlotte's reputation as the best steakhouse in the city is well-earned.
A photo of Flour Shop restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Myers Park
Booked 35 times today
Flour Shop, highly regarded for its stellar American cuisine, is a must-visit dining destination. Patrons regularly applaud not only its warm and welcoming atmosphere, but also its inventive dishes and excellent service. From the beef carpaccio and burrata hailed as "show stoppers" to the "well-executed" Iberico pork with grits, every bite is sure to delight your taste buds. The "curated" wine list and knowledgeable staff add to the overall dining experience. The restaurant's commitment to quality and taste has made it the "go-to place" for many food connoisseurs. Whether it's for a special occasion or simply a treat-yourself dinner, a visit to Flour Shop promises a memorable meal.
A photo of Buca di Beppo - Pineville restaurant
Very Good(1049)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Pineville
Booked 1 time today
Buca di Beppo - Pineville has consistently been reviewed as an excellent Italian restaurant, renowned for its unique ambiance and outstanding service. Reviewers have celebrated its authentic and satisfying Italian cuisine, often comparing the family-style meals to a traditional Italian dining experience. The restaurant's decor has been described as inviting, evoking the charm of an Italian mother's kitchen. The 'spicy shrimp' and 'huge meatballs' have particularly delighted diners. Customers have also praised the attentive and responsive waiting staff, recommending making reservations to ensure a table. Despite being a franchise, Buca di Beppo retains a cozy, intimate atmosphere that makes it a favorite amongst its clientele.
A photo of Dolce Ristorante restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Dilworth
Booked 25 times today
Dolce Ristorante, located in Charlotte, is highly praised for its authentic Italian cuisine. The homemade pasta, a result of Rita's recipe passed down from her grandmother, is frequently applauded. Among the most beloved dishes are the sage ravioli, lobster and clam specials, and chicken parmesan. Praises from customers don't stop at the food but extend to the ambience and service. As one customer put it, it's "a cute neighborhood Italian restaurant, perfect for a date night." Dolce Ristorante is described as an "authentic Italian experience," with its great food and welcoming atmosphere, making it a renowned destination for Italian food lovers.
A photo of Leo's Italian Social- Piedmont Town Center restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • SouthPark
Booked 19 times today
Leo's Italian Social located at Piedmont Town Center in Charlotte is a gem in the city's dining scene. Since its opening, the restaurant has quickly gained a reputation for its amazing Italian cuisine. Many customers have praised the Caprese salad, Bolognese, and the arancini, noting their authentic taste. Other standout dishes include the spaghetti and meatballs, served al dente, and the rare veal parmesan. According to a review, the beef carpaccio is one of the best they’ve had. The restaurant is also known for its beautiful interior design that creates a unique atmosphere, adding to the dining experience. However, the vegan and gluten-free options have also received high praise. Despite being a new restaurant, Leo's Italian Social has managed to impress and delight its patrons with its food, service, and atmosphere.
A photo of Tap and Vine - Charlotte restaurant
Very Good(310)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Ballantyne
Booked 17 times today
Tap and Vine - Charlotte is celebrated for its Tapas/Small Plates cuisine. The restaurant consistently impresses patrons with its delicious menu, attentive service, and reasonable prices, resulting in a high rate of return customers. It is highlighted for standout dishes such as the chicken sliders, bruschetta, tacos, and shrimp and clam pasta dish. Notably, dining at Tap and Vine is more than just a meal; it's an experience. The lively atmosphere, featuring live jazz music and a warm ambiance, sets an enchanting backdrop. It's no wonder one satisfied customer claims it's among the best dining experiences they've had in Charlotte.
A photo of Zinicola restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Ballantyne
Booked 17 times today
Zinicola is highly praised for its authentic and excellent Italian cuisine. Diners laud the restaurant for its diverse offerings, with popular dishes such as the octopus appetizer, arugula, beet and goat cheese salad, Pappardelle Bolognese and Branzino fish frequently mentioned in glowing reviews. The superb service also attracts commendations, with attentive staff frequently adding to the overall dining experience. Patrons appreciate the restaurant's affordable pricing, despite its upscale atmosphere. The variety and quality of dishes never disappoint regular customers who find Zinicola worth every splurge. In addition to the food, it is the caring preparation and modern twist on traditional Italian flavors that sets Zinicola apart, making it a favorite among locals.
‘About the restaurant’ descriptions have been generated using an artificial intelligence model comprised of OpenTable proprietary data that has not been independently verified by OpenTable. The content is presented as-is, for informational purposes only.
  • About Us
  • Blog
  • Careers
  • Press
  • Restaurant reservation software
  • Industry insights
  • Hospitality resources
  • Marketing resources
  • Operation resources
  • How to open a restaurant
  • For restaurants
  • For restaurant groups
Join us on
  • Privacy Policy
  • Terms of Use
  • Cookies and Interest-Based Ads
  • Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information
  • Cookie Preferences
Copyright © 2024 OpenTable, Inc. 1 Montgomery St Ste 500, San Francisco CA 94104 - All rights reserved.
OpenTable is part of Booking Holdings, the world leader in online travel and related services.
Booking Logo
Priceline Logo
Agoda Logo
OpenTable Logo