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The 7 Best Pasta Restaurants Near San Mateo

Updated: October 6, 2021

Torchetti, pappardelle, rigatoni… With so many variations you could eat pasta every day at these San Mateo shops and not get bored. We examined top food blogs and review sites and scrutinized millions of reviews for this list of pasta restaurants. Get ready to twirl your forks around the best carbonara and linguinis in San Mateo available at these top eateries.

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Pausa Bar & Cookery

Italian, $$$, San MateoItalian, $$$San Mateo, Central Business District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Vivace Ristorante

Italian, $$$, BelmontItalian, $$$Belmont, Central
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Divino Ristorante

Italian, $$, BelmontItalian, $$Belmont, Central
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Rocca Ristorante

Italian, $$, BurlingameItalian, $$Burlingame
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Saltyard

American, $$, BurlingameAmerican, $$Burlingame
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

La Collina Italian Restaurant

Italian, $$, MillbraeItalian, $$Millbrae
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Il Fornaio

Italian, $$, BurlingameItalian, $$Burlingame
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
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How did we curate these results?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in San Mateo. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 restaurants in San Mateo, 3104661 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from experts at Find Me Gluten Free, AAA and Eater and more. All with some boam magic. Yes, we even looked at Find Me Gluten Free - Most Celiac Friendly Restaurants San Mateo, California, AAA - Three Diamond Restaurant and Eater - San Francisco's 2019 Michelin Bib Gourmands, Mapped to pull this list together. 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. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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