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Best Italian Restaurants in Sherman Oaks


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A photo of Bacari Sherman Oaks restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Sherman Oaks
Booked 166 times today
Bacari - Sherman Oaks in Los Angeles is a favorite of many customers for its superb Mediterranean cuisine. Reviewers rave about the "AMAZING food," which is "Mediterranean inspired" with "intense and fantastic" flavors, and the fact that the restaurant caters to diverse dining experiences such as romantic dinners, birthday parties, and friendly gatherings. They also mention the beautiful setting which includes indoor and outdoor seating. The service is consistently praised as "outstanding," with waitstaff often helping guide customers on what to order. With its charming atmosphere and flavorful food, Bacari appears to have mastered the art of Mediterranean dining in the heart of LA.
A photo of Trattoria del Sole & Market del Sole restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Sherman Oaks
Booked 2 times today
Trattoria del Sole & Market del Sole is highly recommended for its incredible Italian cuisine. Customers rave about the "fabulous food" which is always consistent in its quality. Highlighted by the patrons is their octopus dish, which is described as amazing. The authentic Italian nature of the dishes has earned the restaurant rave reviews, with one customer noting that the food was "Delicious and authentically Italian!" The eagerness to return shown by their clientele is a testament to their remarkable food and service. Trattoria del Sole & Market del Sole is genuinely a classic Italian gem awaiting your visit.
A photo of Panzanella Ristorante restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Sherman Oaks
Booked 26 times today
Panzanella Ristorante is renowned for its authentic, exquisite, and consistently excellent Italian cuisine. Many satisfied customers have repeatedly praised the delicious dishes on offer, such as the home pasta with crab and shrimp, Veal Milanese, and cheese tortellini with sage sauce. Besides the exceptional food, the restaurant is also lauded for its fantastic service, with the staff always being attentive and friendly. The atmosphere is cozy and welcoming, making the dining experience even more enjoyable. As many reviews attest, Panzanella Ristorante is considered one of the best Italian diners in town, especially known for the 'best Italian food in the valley and one of the best in LA.'
A photo of Terra E Mare restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Studio City
Booked 16 times today
Terra E Mare, an Italian restaurant in Studio City, is heralded by reviewers as an excellent spot for contemporary Italian dining. Patrons single out the restaurant's authenticity, with dishes like Salmon Carpaccio, Red Snapper Special, and Cacio e Pepe receiving high praise. The restaurant's fine dining ambiance, coupled with attentive service, is consistently noted. The wine list, featuring Italian red wine and local choices, is praised for perfectly complementing the dishes. Unique offerings like the risotto with half lobster on top are highlighted as culinary masterpieces. Terra E Mare's beautiful private terraces add to the overall dining experience, making it a local gem worth repeated visits.
A photo of La Cava restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Sherman Oaks
Booked 8 times today
La Cava has garnered rave reviews for its impeccable Italian cuisine, cementing its position as one of the best Italian restaurants in not just San Fernando Valley, but all of Southern California. Patrons praise La Cava's pasta as fresh and delicious, with one even noting that it was "better than homemade" while others commended the restaurant's pizza for its delicate flavor. An authentic Italian experience, La Cava is said to whisk you away to Tuscany with its homemade, warm crispy bread drizzled in the best olive oil and herbs. This, coupled with the high-quality food and service, and an atmosphere boosted by subtle interior design improvements, makes La Cava a highly recommended dining choice. The owner's Italian origin also adds to the authenticity of the cuisine and his pride in serving top-notch Italian food has undoubtedly contributed to the restaurant's stellar reputation.
A photo of Il Segreto restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Bel-Air
Booked 16 times today
Il Segreto is a hidden gem situated in a picturesque part of Los Angeles, known for its authentic and consistent Italian cuisine. Being compared to the New York Sauce in LA, this restaurant provides an array of Italian dishes such as antipastos, pastas, and main meals that are always fresh and accompanied by an impressive wine list. The restaurant ambiance is elegant yet casual and provides impeccable service. Reviewers often highlight the restaurant's excellent service, from the "attentive, kind, and accommodating" waitstaff to the "friendly" atmosphere. Many patrons express that their experiences at Il Segreto have been outstanding, commending the restaurant for its delicious food and top-notch service. With its notable reputation as one of the best Italian places in LA and an ambiance that allows for easy conversation, this restaurant surely does not disappoint. In fact, one reviewer stated, "Il Segreto is the move!"
A photo of LAVO Los Angeles restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • West Hollywood
Booked 105 times today
LAVO Ristorante in Los Angeles is highly praised for its excellent southern Italian cuisine. The restaurant's upscale, yet relaxed ambiance is appreciated by patrons, as is the attention to detail in each dish. Customers showered compliments for the unique taste of their dishes, including the garlic bread described as 'divine.' Key menu items include their signature Wagyu Meatball and Semolina Sesame Garlic bread, and a special mention was made for their perfect Chicken Parmigiana and delightful Tiramisu. Reviewers consistently rate LAVO Ristorante as one of the best Italian spots in LA, repeatedly praising the sizable portions, the excellent service, and the unique ambiance. With several customers promising to return, it's clear the restaurant offers an unmatched experience of Italian cuisine in the city.
A photo of Posto 896 Italian & Hungarian Cuisine restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Encino
Booked 9 times today
As fresh as it gets - From the farm to youIntroducing a new and unique concept. Two chefs in one kitchen. Fresh and organic ingredients from farm to table creating dishes executed to perfection by an Italian and a Hungarian Chef. Come and enjoy our superior service embedded in a new stylish industrial ambiance.
A photo of Pagliacci's Trattoria Taverna restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Studio City
Booked 7 times today
Pagliacci's Trattoria Taverna is highly recommended for its excellent and authentic Italian cuisine. Customers have praised the restaurant's consistently fresh and flavorful food, with classic dishes like branzino, spaghetti vongole, and fettuccine bolognese garnering special mentions. Also acclaimed is their high-quality pizza and their substantial wine list which includes an impressive selection of red wines by the glass. The service at Pagliacci's Trattoria Taverna has been described as top-notch, with the staff creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere for diners. Whether you're looking for a casual Italian meal with friends or family, or a place for special occasions, Pagliacci's Trattoria Taverna seems to always deliver a satisfying dining experience.
A photo of IL NIDO restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Sherman Oaks
Booked 7 times today
Meet Chef Sandro Oliverio of Il Nido "The Nest", hailing from the picturesque region of Calabria, Italy, and the creative genius behind our menu. Indulge in his exquisite signature homemade pasta dishes that have been handed down from his family through generations like, Homemade Tagliatelle with Black Truffle Sauce and Homemade Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe. We're conveniently located just 2 blocks west of the Sherman Oaks Galleria on Ventura Blvd. Our restaurant's atmosphere is a delightful blend of warmth, artistry, and romance, with a candlelit ambiance that sets the perfect stage for a memorable dining experience. Join us and savor the flavors of Italy in a setting crafted with love and passion by Chef Sandro.*.FREE VALIDATED PARKING AT 15456 VENTURA BLVD LOT MON-FRI 4:30PM ONWARD. STREET PARKING AVAILABLE ALL OTHER TIMES

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Discover best Italian restaurants in Sherman Oaks

Explore the vibrant Italian dining scene in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, where authentic cuisine and warm atmospheres blend seamlessly. This area, nestled in the San Fernando Valley, is a haven for Italian food enthusiasts seeking a slice of Italy close to home. Each Italian restaurant here offers a unique culinary experience, from traditional dishes like pasta and pizza to innovative Italian-inspired creations. Patrons can expect high-quality ingredients, expertly crafted dishes, and a commitment to authentic flavors, all served in settings that range from cozy trattorias to more modern, chic establishments. The dining experience in Sherman Oaks is enriched by chefs who bring their regional Italian expertise to the table, ensuring every meal is both genuine and memorable. Whether you're a local or just visiting, the Italian restaurants in Sherman Oaks promise an exceptional dining adventure that reflects the rich culinary heritage of Italy. Perfect for family dinners, romantic evenings, or casual meetups with friends, these eateries cater to all who appreciate fine Italian cuisine.

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