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The 8 Best Italian Restaurants In Baltimore

Updated: May 2, 2022

In need of a Neapolitan pizza or a bowl of gnocchi? Then these Italian spots in Baltimore are for you. We analyzed millions of reviews from the best sites to bring you this ultimate list of Italian spots in Baltimore. Pick one of these Baltimore eateries and enjoy delectable tiramisu or sip on Italian Chianti - your choice!

Find the perfect Italian restaurant

La Scala

Italian, $$$, Little ItalyItalian, $$$Baltimore, Little Italy
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat, 2016

    Best Italian Restaurants in Baltimore

    Zagat, 2016
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    2021 Best Italian Restaurants in Baltimore Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

Cinghiale

Italian, $$$$, Inner HarborItalian, $$$$Baltimore, Inner Harbor
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

    Best Italian Restaurants in Baltimore

    USA Today
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    2021 Best Italian Restaurants in Baltimore Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

Orto

Italian, $$$, Charles NorthItalian, $$$Baltimore, Charles North
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Cosima

Italian, $$$, Jones Falls AreaItalian, $$$Baltimore, Jones Falls Area
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    2021 Best Italian Restaurants in Baltimore Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

Sabatino's Italian Restaurant

Italian, $$, Little ItalyItalian, $$Baltimore, Little Italy
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0
  • USA Today

    Best Italian Restaurants in Baltimore

    USA Today
  • Trip Savvy, 2019

    Baltimore's Little Italy Dining Guide

    Trip Savvy, 2019

Amicci's

Italian, $$, Little ItalyItalian, $$Baltimore, Little Italy
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Trip Savvy, 2019

    Baltimore's Little Italy Dining Guide

    Trip Savvy, 2019

Sammy's Trattoria

Italian, $$, Mid-Town BelvedereItalian, $$Baltimore, Mid-Town Belvedere
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Char'd City

Italian, $$, Harford-Echodale - Perring ParkwayItalian, $$Baltimore, Harford-Echodale - Perring Parkway
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Finding the best Italian restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 5655 Baltimore restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 131 top lists and articles from the likes of Trip Savvy, USA Today and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life. These spots have been featured in Trip Savvy - Baltimore's Little Italy Dining Guide, USA Today - Best Italian Restaurants in Baltimore and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2021 Best Italian Restaurants in Baltimore Area. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Common questions

Cafe Gia Ristorante, Orto, and Limoncello Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar are the highest-rated Italian restaurants for dessert in Baltimore.

Isabella's Brick Oven Pizza and Panini, Cafe Gia Ristorante, and Angeli's Pizzeria are the highest-rated Italian restaurants that serve breakfast in Baltimore.

Isabella's Brick Oven Pizza and Panini, Cafe Gia Ristorante, and Angeli's Pizzeria are vegetarian-friendly Italian restaurants in Baltimore.

Isabella's Brick Oven Pizza and Panini, Cafe Gia Ristorante, and Angeli's Pizzeria are some of the highest-rated late-night Italian spots in Baltimore.

Angeli's Pizzeria, Giovanna's Italian Kitchen, and Limoncello Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar are the highest-rated Italian restaurants that are good for groups in Baltimore.

Drink pairing tips

  • A next-level pairing for Italian Chianti

    When ordering marinara meatball, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Italian Chianti, a popular red wine.

Did you know?

  • The traditional ragu alla bolognese

    The delicious, renowned dish ragu alla bolognese needs to be had if you take a trip to Italy!

  • The record holder

    The pasta was made in Krakow, Poland in 2015 - setting a new record of 17,417 pounds.

  • A must-visit festival in Houston

    Where can you find some world-class Italian every May? At the Houston Pasta Festival in Houston, Texas, The United States.

Parking information

Parking can be tough around Baltimore 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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