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Best Italian Restaurants in Rochester


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A photo of Veneto Wood Fired Pizza & Pasta restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Rochester
Booked 2 times today
Nestled in the heart of Rochester's vibrant district, Veneto Wood Fired Pizza & Pasta is a cherished destination for those seeking authentic and tantalizing Italian cuisine. With over a decade of consistent patronage, guests commend Veneto's commitment to a "neighborhood" atmosphere, excellent service, and a diverse menu with reasonably priced, delicious dishes. Multiple reviews resonate with praises of their attentive and friendly staff, which enhances the overall dining experience. Veneto's acclaim extends beyond Rochester, with visitors keen to return due to their flavorful wood-fired pizzas and traditional Italian dishes. The clear consensus among patrons and critics alike affirms that Veneto Wood Fired Pizza & Pasta is a superb Italian restaurant worth every visit and every bite.
A photo of Fiamma Centro restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Rochester
Booked 8 times today
Fiamma Centro, located in Rochester, is lauded by customers for its genuine Italian cuisine that makes one feel as if they're dining in Italy. The reviews spotlight the authenticity of the dishes, with particular acclaim for the "true Italian pizzas" and specials like chicken and eggplant parmesan. Unique offerings, a variety of cocktails, and an extensive Italian wine list contribute to the overall experience. Patrons frequently highlight the comfortable, non-pretentious atmosphere and attentive service. One reviewer even notes, "Fiamma Centro had not disappointed me yet!" making it a favorite among locals and visitors alike. The restaurant's ability to consistently deliver high-quality food and service embodies its commitment to Italian culinary excellence.
A photo of Grappa - Rochester restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Rochester
Booked 4 times today
Grappa - Rochester has been highly recommended for its exceptional Contemporary Italian cuisine. Reviewers lavished praises on the culinary offerings, from the gluten-free pasta which is described as "fantastic", to the perfectly cooked filet and the unique lobster mac n cheese special. The pepperoni pizza received credit for its splendid taste, and dishes like the pasta carbonara were singled out for quality. Side favorites such as the truffle cauliflower purée keep the culinary adventure exciting. A commendable wine list and draft beers also feature. With its contemporary ambiance, expert staff, and a well-rounded menu, Grappa presents a superb Italian dining experience.
A photo of Tony D's restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Rochester
Booked 5 times today
Tony D's Italian restaurant is widely recognized for its cleverly crafted dishes, serving what some consider the best Italian cuisine in Rochester. The eatery is constantly bustling, proving its popularity among locals and visitors alike. Reviewers praise the restaurant’s extensive menu, which serves exceptionally delicious, abundant salads, appetizing entrées, and delightful desserts. Patrons also appreciate the restaurant's warm, inviting ambiance, the excellent and attentive service, as well as the beautiful river view it provides. From appetizers to desserts, customers are thoroughly satisfied and return frequently. The unique combination of atmosphere and high-quality cuisine at Tony D’s provides a truly enjoyable dining experience.
A photo of Delmonicos Italian Steakhouse - Rochester restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Rochester
Booked 8 times today
Delmonico's Italian Steakhouse in Rochester is renowned for its outstanding Italian cuisine. The restaurant is commended for its excellent service, warm atmosphere, and particularly, its perfectly cooked steaks. The exceptional quality and large portions of dishes are frequently cited by patrons in reviews. With its outstanding food and excellent service, the restaurant has successfully created memorable moments for diners celebrating special occasions. Patrons particularly appreciate the Italian vibe and decor the restaurant offers. Every dining experience at Delmonico's Italian Steakhouse is described as worthwhile, making it a favorite choice for both locals and visitors. It has accurately been referred to as the best Italian restaurant in Rochester.
A photo of Amore by Wegmans restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Rochester
Booked 2 times today
Amore by Wegmans in Rochester is a renowned restaurant offering the finest Italian cuisine to its patrons. The restaurant's menu, curated by Head Chef Pasquale from Italy, reflects his passion for quality and consistency in every plate served. The cuisine has been described in reviews as well-prepared and tasty, with dishes like lobster risotto, Zappa de pesce, Panko breaded organic chicken, and pizzas cooked to perfection. The restaurant's exceptional service, inviting ambiance, and reasonable prices have made it a go-to place for many, including Italian Americans who appreciate authentic and fine Italian food. Amore by Wegmans is not only acclaimed for its special Italian Old Fashioned cocktail but is also recognized by many as offering the best Italian food in Rochester.
A photo of Cristo's Wood Fired Pizza and Pasta restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Rochester
Veneto Wood Fired Pizza & Pasta - Westside is renowned for its authentic Italian cuisine, offering a unique dining experience reminiscent of Italy itself. Diners rave about the wood-fired pizza, incredible pasta dishes, and the superb quality of ingredients. Customers appreciate the welcoming staff and the rustic Italian atmosphere, with live music adding to the ambiance. The restaurant's excellent service and reasonable pricing have garnished numerous positive reviews, with many patrons declaring Veneto Westside as their favorite Italian dining destination in Rochester. Whether for a special occasion date night or a fun girls' night out, Veneto consistently offers an unforgettable dining experience.
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