Highest-rated Italian restaurants in Los Angeles, according to Tripadvisor

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August 8, 2022
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Highest-rated Italian restaurants in Los Angeles, according to Tripadvisor

The development of Italian cuisine mirrors the country’s rich political and geographic diversity. Mediterranean influences bring fish and olives into culinary creations, carefully handcrafted ziti, cavatelli, and other types of pasta hail from southern Italy, and exquisite desserts such as tiramisu find origins in the north—combining for a tasty eating experience renowned for its ability to bring people together.

With more than 90,000 establishments offering Italian-style dishes here in America, there are endless options to consider when craving the flavorful, savory tastes of “The Boot.” Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated Italian restaurants in Los Angeles on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Click through these slides to see if your favorite trattoria made the list.

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#30. Osteria La Buca

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (189 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 5210 1/2 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038-3145
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#29. SunCafe Organic

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (105 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Healthy, Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 10820 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-3338
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#28. Little Dom's

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (188 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2128 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-2012
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#27. Piccolo Paradiso

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (321 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 150 S Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90212-3003
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#26. Caffe Pinguini

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (103 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, European
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 6935 Pacific Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90293-7674
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#25. Masa of Echo Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (152 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1800 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026-3227
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#24. Scopa Italian Roots

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (195 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2905 Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90292-5546
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#23. Mi Piace

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (561 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 25 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91105-1901
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#22. Maggiano's - Farmers Market

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (358 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 189 The Grove Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90036-6222
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#21. Cecconi's West Hollywood

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (566 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 8764 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90069-5015
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#20. Osteria Mozza

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (690 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 6602 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038-3410
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#19. The Stinking Rose

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (629 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 55 N La Cienega Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211-2204
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#18. Drago Centro

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (284 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 525 S Flower St Ste 120, Los Angeles, CA 90071-2247
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#17. Culina

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (300 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 300 S Doheny Dr Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, CA 90048-3704
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#16. DeSano Pizza Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (139 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Italian
- Price: $
- Address: 4959 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90029-2540
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#15. california PIZZA KITCHEN

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,234 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 6801 Hollywood Blvd Ste 255, West Hollywood, CA 90028-6136
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#14. Union

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (195 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 37 E Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3923
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#13. Pizzeria Mozza

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (741 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 641 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036-2017
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#12. The Terrace

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (180 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8358 W Sunset Blvd Sunset Tower Hotel, West Hollywood, CA 90069-1516
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#11. Bestia

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (614 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 2121 E 7th Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90021-1755
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#10. The Factory Kitchen

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (264 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Northern-Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1300 Factory Pl Ste 101, Los Angeles, CA 90013-2591
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#9. Bossa Nova Brazilian Cuisine

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (512 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, South American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 7181 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046-4417
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#8. Ca' Del Sole

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (193 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 4100 Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91602-2831
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#7. Bottega Louie

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,855 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, French
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 700 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90017-3813
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#6. Gale's Italian Restaurant and Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (405 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 452 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-2634
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#5. Madeo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (338 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 8897 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048-2405
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#4. The Luggage Room Pizzeria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (247 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 260 S Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-2014
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#3. Angelini Osteria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (499 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Sicilian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 7313 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036-2534
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#2. Maccheroni Republic

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (347 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 332 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013-1208
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#1. Raffaello Ristorante

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (278 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 400 S Pacific Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90731-2626
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