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The 10 Best Italian Restaurants in Palo Alto

Updated: March 13, 2021

Want to find the finest Italian spots in Palo Alto? We created the ultimate list of the best Italian restaurants by scouring the top restaurant and review sites, expert rankings, food blogs and review articles. Check out everything you need to know about the best Italian restaurants in Palo Alto below.

Find the perfect Italian restaurant

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

Osteria Toscana

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

California Pizza Kitchen at Stanford Shopping Center

Pizza
Palo Alto
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

La Stanza Cucina Italiana

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

La Fontaine Restaurant

French · $20 avg. main dish
Mountain View, Old Mountain View
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

ROMA

Italian
Menlo Park, Downtown Menlo Park
Google: 4.7
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

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Finding the right Italian restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. For these results, 3104661 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 28738 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1899 lists and articles from CultureTrip and Eater and others were carefully reviewed by Feastfox. These spots have been featured in CultureTrip - 10 Best Cultural Restaurants In Palo Alto and Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Palo Alto. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Since Feastfox gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect complement to rabbit with sausage


    Experts recommend pairing a rabbit with sausage with a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon, a popular red wine.

Interesting facts

  • Ready for some cannoli?

    After eating 34 cannolis of cannoli on September12 of 2014 Marc Owens set a new world record.

Parking tips

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking, especially if you’re hungry or in a rush. 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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