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The 12 Best Italian Restaurants In Phoenix

Updated: September 6, 2022

Anything better than pasta doused in parmesan? No! That's why you should visit Phoenix’s best Italian restaurants. Don’t waste time agonizing, we analyzed millions of reviews to bring you the best Italian options in Phoenix. Pick one of these Phoenix eateries and enjoy delectable tiramisu or sip on Italian Chianti - your choice!

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Cibo

Pizza, $$, Central CityPizza, $$Phoenix, Central City
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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The Parlor

Italian, $$, Camelback EastItalian, $$Phoenix, Camelback East
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2020

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Federal Pizza

Pizza, $$, AlhambraPizza, $$Phoenix, Alhambra
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

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Avanti

Italian, $$$, Camelback EastItalian, $$$Phoenix, Camelback East
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

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Tomaso's

Italian, $$, Camelback EastItalian, $$Phoenix, Camelback East
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

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Arrivederci

Italian, $$, Paradise ValleyItalian, $$Phoenix, Paradise Valley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

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Pizzeria Bianco

Pizza, $$, Central CityPizza, $$Phoenix, Central City
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • City Seeker

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Hush Public House

Italian, $$, Paradise ValleyItalian, $$Phoenix, Paradise Valley
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Adela's Italian

Italian, $$, Camelback EastItalian, $$Phoenix, Camelback East
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • USA Today

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Mimi Forno Italiano

Italian, $$, LaveenItalian, $$Phoenix, Laveen
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2021

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    Eater, 2021
  • Hoodline, 2019

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Tratto

Italian, $$$, Central CityItalian, $$$Phoenix, Central City
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2021

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L'Amore Italian Restaurant

Italian, $$, Camelback EastItalian, $$Phoenix, Camelback East
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

How did we curate these results?

Figuring out the best Italian restaurants can take awhile. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 11589 spots across Phoenix, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 692 lists and articles from the likes of USA Today, Eater and City Seeker – applying our boam magic to sift through results. We cross-referenced with top lists, like USA Today - Best Italian Restaurants in Scottsdale, Eater - 16 Essential Phoenix Pizzerias and City Seeker - Best Italian Restaurants in Phoenix. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Common questions

Hush Public House, Cibo, and Pa'La are the highest-rated Italian restaurants that are good for groups in Phoenix.

Nook Kitchen, My Pie Pizza, and Pizza Heaven Bistro are the highest-rated vegan-friendly Italian restaurants in Phoenix.

Cibo, Sfizio Modern Italian Kitchen, and Tratto are the highest-rated Italian restaurants for a date night in Phoenix.

The highest-rated Italian restaurants for delivery in Phoenix are Cibo, Sfizio Modern Italian Kitchen, and The Parlor.

Hush Public House, Cibo, and Sfizio Modern Italian Kitchen are some of the highest-rated late-night Italian spots in Phoenix.

Drink pairing tips

  • Take marinara meatball to the next level

    Experts suggest pairing a marinara meatball with a glass of Italian Chianti, a popular red wine.


Interesting facts

  • Most pizza ever?

    Joey Chestnutate the most pizza in the world by finishing no fewer than 40. Who’s up for breaking this record?

  • A day for pasta-lovers

    Grab your pasta to celebrate National Pasta Day! Don’t forget, it’s on October 17.

  • A historical dish

    5,000 .B.C. gave us something tasty, the pasta! This tasty dish was bestowed upon us by China.

Parking tips

Parking in Phoenix can be notoriously tough. 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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