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The 10 Best Italian Restaurants in Menlo Park

Updated: March 13, 2021

Did someone say Italian food? To get you the definitive list of the finest Italian restaurants in Menlo Park, we scoured the top review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

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La Stanza Cucina Italiana

Italian · $18 avg. main dish
Menlo Park, Downtown Menlo Park
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

ROMA

Italian
Menlo Park, Downtown Menlo Park
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Café Pro Bono

Italian · $30 avg. main dish
Palo Alto, Evergreen Park
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Terún

Italian · $25 avg. main dish
Palo Alto, Evergreen Park
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Caffe Machiavello

Peruvian · $18 avg. main dish
Palo Alto, Ventura
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Tre Monti

Italian · $30 avg. main dish
Los Altos
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Vino Santo Bistro

Italian · $26 avg. main dish
Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Osteria Toscana

Italian · $24 avg. main dish
Palo Alto, University South
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Amici’s East Coast Pizzeria

Pizza
Redwood City, Dolphin
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

California Pizza Kitchen at Stanford Shopping Center

Pizza
Palo Alto
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

How was this list created?

Figuring out the best Italian restaurants can take awhile. We used our Feastfox magic powers to analyze 3104661 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 28738 restaurants, and 1899 lists and articles from top sources like CultureTrip and Eater. These top contenders have appeared in CultureTrip - 10 Best Cultural Restaurants In Palo Alto and Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Palo Alto. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Feastfox gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • A next-level pairing for Pinot Noir

    Experts suggest pairing a mushroom risotto with a glass of Pinot Noir, a popular red wine.


Fun facts

  • The fastest eater

    Marc Owens took the world-record for eating the most cannoli by having 34 in one sitting in 2014.

Parking information

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. 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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