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Best Italian Restaurants in Saratoga


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A photo of Bella Saratoga restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Saratoga
Booked 34 times today
Bella Saratoga is a favorite among locals and visitors alike for its authentic Italian cuisine. The restaurant transports guests to a "little Italy" with its wonderful food, charming environment and Italian live music. The service is regularly applauded as being "very good", with the host/hostess exuding a blend of professionalism and genuine warmth that creates a homely atmosphere. Culinary highlights include the lasagna, described as a masterpiece, and the salmon ravioli, hailed as "the best". The Bella Saratoga team goes above and beyond to craft dining experiences, not just meals. The restaurant's location in downtown Saratoga adds to its charm and offers easy parking. With accolades like "Bella Saratoga is by far my favorite Italian restaurant in all of the South Bay", it is clear that Bella Saratoga is a gem in the realm of Italian dining.
A photo of Polenteria restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Los Gatos
Booked 16 times today
Polenteria is highly acclaimed for its authentic Italian cuisine. The exceptional dining experience, along with the cosy ambience, excellent service and the delicious variety of dishes, have attracted rave reviews. From delectable bruschetta topped with crispy prosciutto to the perfectly cooked polenta with different toppings, patrons can't get enough. Reviewers also highlight the restaurant's dedication to gluten-free dining, with even the bread earning high praise. The freshness and quality of the ingredients, combined with inventive flavor combinations, elevate Polenteria's offerings. Whether for a romantic dinner, a weekend brunch, or a family outing, this hidden gem consistently impresses with its amazing food and inviting atmosphere.
A photo of Capers restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Campbell
Booked 4 times today
Capers restaurant is a beloved hotspot in local American cuisine, praised widely for its excellent service, delicious food, and welcoming ambiance. Reviewers consistently celebrate the wide range of delectable dishes served, from seafood favorites like calamari and crab cakes to comforting clam chowder and flavorful chicken salad. The restaurant's dedication to customer satisfaction is further demonstrated by an owner who goes the extra mile for patrons. The restaurant's lively atmosphere, with live music and a much-admired bar, adds to its charm. Many customers regard Capers as a neighborhood gem, providing quality food at fair prices, making it a highly recommended destination for those seeking authentic American cuisine.
A photo of La Pizzeria - Cupertino restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Cupertino
Booked 7 times today
La Pizzeria in Cupertino is a culinary jewel, celebrated for its excellent Italian cuisine. According to multiple patrons, its dishes are "authentic," "delicious," and "honest," with the menu light on sauce and seasoning, true to the characteristic Italian style. The restaurant's pizza and pasta are especially noteworthy, with some calling their pizza the best in South Bay. Guests also rave about the attentive and knowledgeable service, making dining an enjoyable experience. Notably, the owner or manager personally checks on guests during their meals, reflecting an intrinsic Italian hospitality. While it isn't a full Italian restaurant, La Pizzeria's presentations are impressive and its specialties, like the lamb chops, are crowd favorites. With all these praises, it's no surprise that La Pizzeria is a favorite go-to place for many.
A photo of Tomatina - San Jose restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • San Jose
Booked 4 times today
Tomatina - San Jose specializes in authentic Italian cuisine and is a beloved local dining spot. The menu is rich and varied, with traditional Italian offerings such as Margherita pizza, Chicken Marsala, and Ravioli, along with a selection of delicious desserts including Tiramisu. Reviewers rave about the quality of food and service, praising the "fresh-tasting ingredients" and "creative specials". The restaurant also receives high marks for its atmosphere, described as "nice" and "comfortable," and its value, with one reviewer highlighting the "house red wine, a real value special at $3 a glass." Tomatina - San Jose strives to ensure an enjoyable dining experience, whether for a casual lunch or a special dinner.
A photo of Terra - Eataly Silicon Valley restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Santa Clara
Booked 93 times today
Located in San Jose, Terra - Eataly Silicon Valley is a highly acclaimed Italian restaurant, often hailed as the best in the area. Born and raised Italian customers, laud its cuisine for encapsulating the essence of their grandmother's cooking, resonating authenticity and familiarity. The knowledgeable staff enhances the dining experience with their attentiveness and expert service, ensuring the provision of an immaculate Italian experience. Reviewers emphasize the restaurant's capacity to transport them back to Italy, with each dish being a "symphony of flavors" and the restaurant layout evoking the ambiance of upscale Italian dining. The consensus is unanimous; for exquisite Italian food coupled with superb service, Eataly is the go-to place.
A photo of La Pizza & La Pasta - Silicon Valley restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Santa Clara
Booked 130 times today
La Pizza & La Pasta - Eataly Silicon Valley is a highly-recommended eatery offering authentic Italian cuisine rooted in quality and freshness. Patrons, including Italians themselves, have consistently praised the restaurant for its stellar service, excellent presentation, and the genuine Italian flavor of its food. Highlighted dishes include the vegan pizza, salad, and the table-prepared Cacio e Pepe. Several patrons acclaim the restaurant for its exceptional service with servers enthusiastically sharing the history and customs of Italian cuisine, making every dining experience more educational and enjoyable. With unwavering positive reviews, this restaurant is a go-to location for a wonderful Italian meal.
A photo of BE.STEAK.A restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Campbell
Booked 32 times today
BE.STEAK.A has earned rave reviews for its top-notch Steakhouse cuisine. Patrons compliment the restaurant for its "Thoughtful and observant servers" who are attending Culinary or Hospitality School. This level of expertise ensures that guests are guided through the culinary wonders on offer, and the staff's knowledge of their sauces is touted. Reviews highlight the variety of steak cuts available, from a 6 oz filet to a 22 oz Tomahawk, catering to diverse preferences. "Food was fantastic," with the Delmonico rib eye and filet garnering specific praise. Another reviewer enjoyed "the hand made pasta," showcasing BE.STEAK.A's versatility. Importantly, multiple reviews recommend the restaurant as a place for special occasions, celebrating anniversaries, and birthdays. Despite being "on the very pricey side," the consensus is that BE.STEAK.A is worth every penny.
A photo of Locanda Sorrento restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Campbell
Booked 28 times today
Locanda Sorrento has garnered rave reviews for its authentic Italian cuisine, and is highly recommended by customers for its excellent food and service. It has often been described as the best in Campbell and one of the top Italian restaurants in South Bay. Patrons especially appreciate the homemade pasta, with a mix of pesto and marinara sauce, the seafood dishes like fresh bass and calamari, and unique attractions such as the tableside Cacio de Pepe. The ambiance is often compared to a small bistro on the Amalfi Coast, with a focus on intimate hospitality and a vibrant atmosphere. The restaurant also stands out for its exceptional service, accommodating staff, and celebration of special occasions, making it a cherished spot for numerous patrons.
A photo of Rollati Ristorante restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • San Jose
Booked 57 times today
Rollati's menu is a love letter to Italian-American cuisine, embracing the iconic dishes of Italy’s many regions, as well as those that developed in Italian kitchens across America. Guests will find familiar favorites alongside market driven dishes inspired by seasonal ingredients from local farmers and seafood purveyors, or the occasional nod to a modern pantry. Fresh pasta, made in house, is at the heart of the menu, while features from the Grill, House Specialties, pizza, and seasonal produce round out the menu. Our robust beverage program features an extensive selection of Italian and Californian wines that have been carefully selected to pair with our Italian flavors alongside classic Italian cocktails, aperitifs and digestifs. The restaurant also provides an extensive provisions market, where guests can purchase dried pasta, house-made sauces, freshly prepared items, and classic Italian pantry staples to enjoy on the go or to cook at home.
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