10 Best Italian Restaurants Offering Fort Lauderdale the very best of this Favorite Cuisine

Dale Mack

By , Local Expert, Fort Lauderdale
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Do you love Italian food? We do too, and that's why we dedicate ourselves to finding the best places to enjoy Italian cuisine in Fort Lauderdale. We've diligently scouted out the top eateries, and we've listened to our readers and their reviews of Fort Lauderdale restaurants. We share the places that get great buzz, like Casa D'Angelo, and we showcase the ones that have proven themselves over time, like Buca di Beppo with its cozy family atmosphere and family-style portions. Café Vico is one local eatery that has been recognized locally and nationally for its family-owned and operated menu and service. And while it may not be...  Read more »

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    Casa D'Angelo

    Excellent food, exceptional wine list and classic upscale atmosphere create a perfect setting.

    Local Expert Tip: "Centrally located and easy to find with plenty of free parking. "

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    Buca di Beppo - Davie

    • Cuisine: Italian
    • Average Main Course Price: $30
    • Neighborhood: Davie

    A Fort Lauderdale landmark that offers great family atmosphere with family-style portions.

    Local Expert Tip: "Seriously, be ready to eat when you arrive. You won't forget this!"

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    Bongusto Ristorante

    • Cuisine: European, Italian
    • Average Main Course Price: $14
    • Neighborhood: North Lauderdale

    A mainstay in Fort Lauderdale speaks loudly of this restaurant's appeal.

    Local Expert Tip: "A great location for a family or business occasion. "

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    Sal's Italian Ristorante

    With three locations patrons love Sal's menu and lunch and pasta specials.

    Local Expert Tip: "See their website for specials."

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    Cafe Vico

    Having been recognized locally and nationally for its food and service.

    Local Expert Tip: "Beautifully appointed rooms available for private parties of up to 50 people. "

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    Noodles Panini

    Unusual with a great selection of out of the ordinary Italian selections in a great setting.

    Local Expert Tip: "Make a full day of shopping on Las Olas, then stop here. "

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    Café Martorano

    Great location near the beach and a great menu and service.

    Local Expert Tip: "Very popular with tourists so reservations are recommended. "

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    Bistro Mezzaluna

    • Cuisine: European, Italian
    • Average Main Course Price: $30
    • Neighborhood: South Fort Lauderdale

    Award winning contemporary menu and elegant atmosphere make this a perfect selection.

    Local Expert Tip: "Convenient website to make reservations and plan your evening and plenty of parking. "

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    • Cuisine: European, Italian
    • Average Main Course Price: $24
    • Neighborhood: Oakland Park

    A particular favorite in its creating of northern Italian cuisine.

    Local Expert Tip: "Primavera offers a full bar that makes a nice place to visit with friends before dinner."

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    Joe's Pizza & Pasta

    People, both you and old, head to Joe's for the best pizza and pasta.

    Local Expert Tip: "Great family atmosphere that can also be perfect for a business lunch as well."



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