The 3 Best Italian Restaurants In Bakersfield

Updated: June 30, 2022

Feel like a wood-fired pizza or fresh pasta? Best head over to one of these great Italian spots in Bakersfield. Don’t waste time agonizing, we analyzed millions of reviews to bring you the best Italian options in Bakersfield. The Italian spots below are our go-to’s for the best burrata and creamiest gelato in Bakersfield!

Find the perfect Italian restaurant

Mamma Mia

Italian, $$, DowntownItalian, $$Bakersfield, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 4 best Italian spots in Bakersfield

    Hoodline, 2019

Slice of Italy

Italian, $$, WestlakesItalian, $$Bakersfield, Westlakes
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Mama Tosca's Ristorante Italiano

Italian, $$, CSU BakersfieldItalian, $$Bakersfield, CSU Bakersfield
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

Why these restaurants?

Finding the right Italian restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 2074 Bakersfield restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 89 top lists and articles from the likes of Hoodline. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Hoodline - The 4 best Italian spots in Bakersfield. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. These ten options are sure to delight.

Most common questions

Mamma Mia, Frugatti's, and Sorella Ristorante Italiano are the highest-rated Italian restaurants for a date night in Bakersfield.

Luigis, Zeppo's Pizza, and Mamma Mia are some of the highest-rated late-night Italian spots in Bakersfield.

Luigis, Zeppo's Pizza, and Mamma Mia are the highest-rated Italian restaurants that serve breakfast in Bakersfield.

The highest-rated Italian restaurants for delivery in Bakersfield are Luigis, Zeppo's Pizza, and Frugatti's.

Frugatti's is the highest-rated Italian restaurant for dessert in Bakersfield.

Drink pairing tips

  • The ideal pairing for tagliatelle pasta

    Experts often pair tagliatelle pasta with a glass of Pinot Grigio, a popular white wine.

Fun facts

  • The traditional ragu alla bolognese

    Have you ever had a tasty ragu alla bolognese? Well it’s an absolute classic in Italy!

  • A tasty first

    Oh, where does pasta come from you ask? Well from China of course! The dish first made an appearance in the 5,000 .B.C..

  • The most expensive ever

    The most expensive lasagna costs a whopping$100! Would you be willing to pay$100 for a fancy Diamond and Gold lasagna?

Parking tips

Parking has always been a challenge in Bakersfield. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Italian spot.

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