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Best Italian Restaurants in South Hills


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A photo of Arlecchino Ristorante restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • McMurray
Booked 28 times today
Arlecchino Ristorante is applauded by patrons as having the best Italian cuisine in Pittsburgh. The restaurant promises an authentic Italian dining experience, with customers lauding its food as even surpassing what they tasted in Italy. The commendable service is a key feature frequently mentioned in the reviews, with waiters like Brandon and Sara getting specific shout-outs for excellent service. Many customers recommend the Cacio de Pepe, the veal chop, and the seafood dishes. The restaurant's ambiance, akin to traditional Italian eateries, is also greatly appreciated. The fact that the restaurant is a favorite for special occasions bolsters its reputation as a fine-dining destination. From the food to the service, Arlecchino Ristorante evidently leaves an outstanding impression on its customers.
A photo of Pizzaiolo Primo - South Fayette restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Bridgeville
Booked 28 times today
Welcome to Pizzaiolo Primo, home of truly Authentic Italian Cuisine. Pizzaiolo Primo roots trace back to Pittsburgh circa 1996, with an original credo: create Neapolitan pizza and other authentic dishes using old-world techniques and the highest quality ingredients available.
A photo of Bravo Italian Kitchen - Pittsburgh - Galleria restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Mt. Lebanon
Booked 9 times today
Bravo Italian Kitchen - Pittsburgh - Galleria is renowned for its high-quality and diverse Italian cuisine, receiving consistent praise from customers. Its menu hosts a wide range of authentic Italian dishes, with guests highlighting the excellence of dishes such as Chicken Parmesan and Pasta Bravo. Numerous reviews mentioned the excellent service, from the welcoming hostess to the attentive wait staff, contributing to the overall warm atmosphere. Patrons also noted the restaurant's pleasant ambiance, fair pricing, and specials that offer great value. Moreover, the restaurant seems to be a popular spot for celebrations, with guests emphasizing their satisfaction during special occasions. In addition, the unique touch of Italian music in the background is suggested to amplify the authentic Italian experience.
A photo of DeBlaze at 131 restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Downtown
Booked 9 times today
Welcome to DeBlaze at 131, the acclaimed bar & grill in Carnegie, PA, serving up tantalizing Italian pasta made with homemade noodles. Delight in our flavorful Certified Angus Beef steaks and savor the tastes of locally sourced ingredients. Enhance your dining experience in Carnegie, PA, by pairing your meal with our curated selection of craft beers and top-shelf bourbons. Welcome to a truly unforgettable culinary journey at DeBlaze at 131.
A photo of Alla Famiglia restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • South Side
Booked 44 times today
Alla Famiglia, located in Pittsburgh, is consistently praised for its superb authentic Italian cuisine. Reviewers continually highlight its excellent and knowledgeable staff, as well as the exquisite dishes such as 'chicken lemon' and 'mussels fra diavolo'. From the 'fabulous menu with lots of choices' to the 'wonderful wine book', the restaurant is frequently referred to as one of the best worldwide. This claim is not made lightly, as many of these patrons are experienced travelers and recognizers of high-quality cuisine. With extensive praises for the servers' attention to detail, professionalism and personal touch, Alla Famiglia is a proven gem in the realm of Italian dining.
A photo of Alta Via - Market Square restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Downtown
Booked 35 times today
Fresh handmade pastas and grilled meats and vegetables are the heart of Alta Via. Seasonal, modern Italian cooking with passionately-sourced ingredients celebrates the way we like to live and like to eat; fresh, clean, active.Lunch is offered Monday-Saturday from 11:30am-4:00pm, and Brunch is offered on Sundays from 11:00am-3:00pm. Dinner is offered Monday-Saturday starting at 4:00pm, and on Sundays starting at 3:00pm.
A photo of Lucca Ristorante restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Oakland
Booked 11 times today
Situated between the University of Pittsburgh and the vibrant neighborhood of Carnegie Mellon University, Lucca Ristorante is highly praised for its authentic and carefully-crafted Italian cuisine. It is beloved by many for its homemade pasta, tantalizing meatballs, and irresistible arancini, with one patron pointing out "Everything on the menu is worth the try." Not only does the restaurant offer an excellent wine selection and gluten-free options, but it also provides superb service with a warm and cozy atmosphere. It is described as their "favorite Italian spot" and "a charming neighborhood gem". Renowned for their food, customers also adore Lucca's convivial ambiance and their inviting outdoor dining spot on the front porch. The establishment's dedication to creating a memorable dining experience is evident in their reviews, where one patron notes, "The staff was also very friendly and welcoming... I had a really lovely time," and another suggests that "Lucca is an example of the perfect Italian restaurant."
A photo of Pizzaiolo Primo - Market Square restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Downtown
Booked 34 times today
Pizzaiolo Primo, located in Pittsburgh, delights guests with its authentic Italian cuisine, according to numerous glowing reviews. Patrons consistently praise the quality of dishes, highlighting favorites such as the spaghetti pomodoro, pizza, and chicken Parmesan. Many reviewers also note that the pasta and sauces are cooked to perfection, underlining the authenticity of the Italian dining experience. Overall, the superb food, excellent service, and appealing ambiance make Pizzaiolo Primo a must-visit locale for those seeking a true taste of Italy. Visitors from out of state even commented on their intention to return, labeling it as the best Italian restaurant they've visited in a long time.
A photo of The Vandal restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Lawrenceville
Booked 17 times today
The Vandal, located in the vibrant neighborhood of Lawrenceville in Pittsburgh, is hailed for its outstanding Contemporary European cuisine. This intimate restaurant boasts a constantly changing main menu, creating a truly unique dining experience each night. The restaurant is praised for its exceptional food, ambiance, and service, with reviewers lauding it as one of the most consistently excellent in Pittsburgh. The chef's innovative use of ingredients has been likened to a trip to Europe. Its dishes are described as unique, fresh, delicious, and beautifully executed, with dishes like the Green Gnochetti with maitake mushrooms and Sherry cream garnering special mentions. Despite its high-end dining experience, The Vandal is lauded for its reasonable cost and welcoming staff.
A photo of Vallozzi's Pittsburgh restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Downtown
Booked 11 times today
Vallozzi's Pittsburgh comes highly recommended as a venue delivering exceptional Italian cuisine nestled in a beautiful downtown setting. With its roots firmly planted in Italian tradition, customers consistently praise the quality and authenticity of its dishes which range from classic pasta and veal entrées to innovative, delectable appetizers such as the fried Cecelia and frito calamari. Customers keenly highlight the excellent service, knowledgeable staff, serene atmosphere, and great value served at this establishment. Critics state, "Vallozzi is simply wonderful", and emphasize, "The food is fantastic!" Significantly, they also laud the "excellent Italian red wine list" as well as the "outstanding" food and service. This, along with top-notch dishes like the gnocchi, steak with Gorgonzola cream sauce, and Bolognese, makes Vallozzi's a foremost choice for Italian dining in the city.
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