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The 14 Best Italian Restaurants In North Seattle

Updated: May 2, 2022

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

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Staple & Fancy

Italian, $$$, BallardItalian, $$$Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat, 2013

    Dining Trends: Seattle Diners Crave Italian, Quiet

    Zagat, 2013
  • Thrillist, 2017

    Seattle's Best Italian Restaurants

    Thrillist, 2017

San Fermo

Italian, $$$, BallardItalian, $$$Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist, 2017

    Seattle's Best Italian Restaurants

    Thrillist, 2017
  • The Emerald Palate

    Italian Restaurants Serving the Best Pasta in Seattle

    The Emerald Palate

Bizzarro Italian Cafe

Italian, $$, WallingfordItalian, $$Seattle, Wallingford
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Seattle Magazine, 2013

    Best Pasta Dishes at Local Italian Restaurants

    Seattle Magazine, 2013
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    18 Life-Giving Seattle Italian Restaurants

    SeattleMet, 2018

Delancey

Pizza, $$, Whittier HeightsPizza, $$Seattle, Whittier Heights
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    18 Life-Giving Seattle Italian Restaurants

    SeattleMet, 2018
  • Seattle Magazine, 2018

    The Best Pizza in Seattle

    Seattle Magazine, 2018

Stoneburner

Italian, $$, BallardItalian, $$Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • The Emerald Palate

    Italian Restaurants Serving the Best Pasta in Seattle

    The Emerald Palate
  • Zagat, 2017

    5 Spots for Singing Pink Scallops in Seattle

    Zagat, 2017

Windy City Pie

Pizza, $$, Phinney RidgePizza, $$Seattle, Phinney Ridge
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • SeattleMet, 2019

    Seattle’s Best Pizza: From Thick Crust to Thin

    SeattleMet, 2019
  • Infatuation, 2019

    The Best Pizza In Seattle

    Infatuation, 2019

Mondello Italian Restaurant

Italian, $$, MagnoliaItalian, $$Seattle, Magnolia
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    15 of Seattle's Essential Pasta Places

    Eater, 2020
  • TripAdvisor, 2018

    Certificate of Excellence

    TripAdvisor, 2018

Ada's Restaurant & Bar

Turkish, $$, Phinney RidgeTurkish, $$Seattle, Phinney Ridge
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Mamma Melina Ristorante + Pizzeria

Italian, $$, University DistrictItalian, $$Seattle, University District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2012

    Lasagna: The Grand Canyon of Flavor!

    Eater, 2012
  • Foursquare, 2020

    The 15 Best Places for Calamari in Seattle

    Foursquare, 2020

Lupo

Pizza, $$, FremontPizza, $$Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • The Stranger, 2019

    Our Favorite Restaurants in Seattle to Take a Date

    The Stranger, 2019

Brunello Ristorante

Italian, $$, RooseveltItalian, $$Seattle, Roosevelt
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria - Wallingford

Italian, $$, FremontItalian, $$Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Big 7 Travel, 2019

    The 7 Best Pizzas In Seattle

    Big 7 Travel, 2019
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The 12 Best Pizza Spots in Seattle, Washington

    CultureTrip, 2017

Fiasco

Italian, $$, WallingfordItalian, $$Seattle, Wallingford
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    11 Cheesy Seattle Spots That Prove Pizza Is Really a Brunch Food

    Eater, 2020
  • SeattleMet, 2019

    5 New Seattle Brunches Just in Time for Summer

    SeattleMet, 2019

Mioposto

Pizza, $$, RavennaPizza, $$Seattle, Ravenna
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

How does it work?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Italian restaurants in North Seattle. For these results, 1095134 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 10895 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1660 lists and articles from SeattleMet, The Stranger and TripAdvisor and others were carefully reviewed by boam. The spots that made the cut have been featured in SeattleMet - 5 New Seattle Brunches Just in Time for Summer, The Stranger - Our Favorite Restaurants in Seattle to Take a Date and TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. These ten options are sure to delight.

Most common questions

mkt., Staple & Fancy, and Bizzarro Italian Cafe are the highest-rated Italian restaurants for dessert in North Seattle.

mkt., Staple & Fancy, and Delancey are the highest-rated Italian restaurants for take-out in North Seattle.

There are 53 Italian restaurants in North Seattle.

mkt., Staple & Fancy, and Delancey are the highest-rated Italian restaurants for a date night in North Seattle.

The highest-rated Italian restaurants for delivery in North Seattle are mkt., Staple & Fancy, and San Fermo.

Drink pairing tips

  • Take rabbit with sausage to the next level

    Experts often pair rabbit with sausage with a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon, a popular red wine.

Did you know?

  • An iconic duo: sparkling water & pasta

    Did you know that sparkling water pairs perfectly with pasta? Don’t believe us? Try it for yourself!

  • The traditional ragu alla bolognese

    If you take a trip to ragu alla bolognese, then the well-known, tasty ragu alla bolognese should be on your radar! It is a local classic.

  • Ready for 34 cannolis of cannoli?

    On September 12 of 2014, Marc Owens set a new world record after eating 34 cannolis of cannoli.

Parking tips

We’ve all experienced the struggle of finding good parking near restaurants in North Seattle. 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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