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Best Italian Restaurants in Mountain View


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A photo of Vaso Azzurro restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Mountain View
Booked 3 times today
Vaso Azzurro is a cherished neighborhood gem known for serving exceptional Northern Italian cuisine. Patrons laud it as the epitome of a traditional Italian restaurant with a warm, familial atmosphere that radiates authenticity. The menu is diverse and well-executed, with diners recommending the Linguini Azzurro, Bruschetta, Risotto, and Molten Lava Cake. The ambiance is enhanced by the friendly, prompt service and the occasional serenade from the passionate manager, making for a unique dining experience. Nestled in the bustling heart of Silicon Valley, it's perfect for a memorable dinner, complete with fine Italian wine. The frequent positive reviews vouch for its popularity and excellence.
A photo of La Fontaine Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Mountain View
Booked 16 times today
La Fontaine Restaurant is renowned for its excellent Italian cuisine. The eatery consistently delivers exceptional food and service, as reflected in the numerous glowing reviews. Patrons praise the restaurant's delicious signature dishes, including the homemade pasta and the Salmon Wellington. The dill sauce served with salmon and the spinach salad are particularly highlighted. The fine selection of Italian red wine greatly enhances the dining experience. La Fontaine also impresses with its tranquil ambience and attentive service, ensuring customers can savor their meals in comfort. The restaurant is commended for accommodating special requests and making every occasion memorable, making it a favorite among many for special celebrations. As one reviewer puts it, "La Fontaine continues to be one of our favorite restaurants."
A photo of Ristorante Don Giovanni - Mountain View restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Mountain View
Booked 3 times today
Ristorante Don Giovanni, located in Mountain View, is renowned for its authentic, delicious Italian cuisine. Patrons rave about the excellent service, quality of food, and inviting ambiance. Many highlight the variety of dishes from seafood to vegetarian options, praising the chef for an uncompromising commitment to true Italian cooking. The mushroom ravioli and saltimboca were particularly noted for their exceptional taste. The restaurant provides a comfortable, old-school Italian vibe where customers can enjoy lingering over their meals without feeling rushed. The added bonus of an outdoor seating option and a professional, friendly staff round up the reasons why Ristorante Don Giovanni consistently impresses its customers and remains an excellent choice for Italian cuisine lovers in Mountain View.
A photo of Cucina Venti restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Mountain View
Booked 19 times today
Cucina Venti is an authentic Italian restaurant that has become a favorite among locals and visitors alike. Reviews highlight the restaurant's exceptional service, with waitstaff who are professional, attentive, and knowledgeable about the menu. The food is consistently praised - from the linguini with seafood to the mushroom ravioli in marsala sauce, each dish is delicious and thoughtfully prepared. The restaurant's ambiance is also a major selling point with its beautiful interior design, comfortable seating, and a lovely outdoor space perfect for dining in good weather. With its premium ingredients and expertly crafted dishes, Cucina Venti has established itself as a must-visit for Italian cuisine in the Bay Area.
A photo of Il Fornaio- Mountain View restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Mountain View
Booked 20 times today
Il Fornaio in Mountain View has rapidly established itself as a beacon of exquisite Italian cuisine. Despite being new in the neighborhood, review after review attests to its consistently exceptional food and service. Patrons are singing praises of the restaurant's ability to seamlessly blend casual and business dining atmospheres. Highlights include the impeccably prepared pasta dishes like the Rigatoni Alla Vodka, the drool-inducing Fiori Di Zucca, and the zesty Branzino Al Limone. The attentive staff also contributes significantly to the overall dining experience, solidifying Il Fornaio Mountain View's reputation as a culinary gem worth returning to.
A photo of Giorgio's Italian Grill & Pizzeria - Mountain View restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Mountain View
Booked 2 times today
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A photo of Cafe Pro Bono restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Palo Alto
Booked 12 times today
Cafe Pro Bono is a highly praised Italian restaurant known for its excellent food and service. Patrons consistently highlight the diverse and interesting twist on traditional Italian dishes, notably the fish, pasta, veal dishes, and desserts. Several reviews mention the restaurant's perceived specialties including horseradish crusted salmon and veal Piccata. Moreover, the Café Pro Bono is commended for its quiet and comfortable atmosphere, perfect for conversations and special occasions. They now offer live music on weekends, making it the perfect spot for various occasions such as family dinners, date nights, or hanging out with friends over a delicious meal. Over the years, Cafe Pro Bono has maintained its exceptional standards, making it the go-to Italian restaurant in the area.
A photo of Caffe Riace restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Palo Alto
Caffe Riace is highly acclaimed for its authentic Italian cuisine, offering a dining experience that is reminiscent of a trip to Italy. Known as a hidden gem in Palo Alto, this restaurant is praised for its delicious food prepared by its Italian proprietors. Their patio, embellished with lights, a fountain, and statues, adds to the coziness of the atmosphere. Reviewers often note the fast, friendly, and professional service, claiming it feels reminiscent of eating in their Italian family’s home, with one reviewer saying it was “like my grandma’s house with all the decorations”. Whether it’s for a casual family dinner or a special occasion, Caffe Riace consistently delivers an excellent dining experience, making it a prized establishment in the local Italian cuisine scene.
A photo of La Scala - Los Altos restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Los Altos
La Scala in Los Altos showcases exceptional Italian cuisine, much celebrated by customers for its authenticity, flavor and presentation. Patrons highlight the lovely traditional Italian atmosphere and express their fondness for the diverse and satisfying menu options. Equating the dining experience to a honeymoon in the Amalfi Coast, the reviewers praise the excellently prepared dishes that arrive hot and all at the same time, even for large groups. Furthermore, the staff including waiters like Memo and Luis, are commended for their friendly and efficient service, making La Scala an excellent go-to option for quality Italian food. Many customers express that they look forward to their next visit, and recommend it as a great hidden gem.
A photo of Cafe Vitale restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Los Altos
Booked 10 times today
Cafe Vitale is a highly praised authentic Italian restaurant. Customers emphasize the excellent, traditional food and cozy, warm atmosphere. The success of the restaurant is in large part due to Chef Raul, whose exceptional skills in preparing Italian cuisine has won numerous commendations. Reviewers also appreciate the friendly and helpful service and the restaurant's offer of both indoor and outdoor seating. It is considered a neighborhood gem delivering authentic Italian comfort food on a higher level, with reasonable pricing. Described as the best Italian restaurant around, regulars have declared it their 'go-to' place for a great Italian dinner. Cafe Vitale is definitely worth a visit.
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