10 Best: Berlin City Guide to the Most Delicious Italian Restaurants

Do you love Italian food? Here at 10Best we do too, and that's why we dedicate ourselves to finding the best places to enjoy Italian cuisine in Berlin. We've diligently scouted out the top eateries, and we've listened to our readers and their reviews of Berlin restaurants. We share the places that get great buzz, like Don Camillo, and we showcase the ones that have proven themselves over time, like Bar Centrale. Italian restaurants in Berlin are fortunately a dime a dozen. Discriminating between the different options on display, however, is another matter entirely. Enter 10 Best. Our Local Experts are expressly here to help you filter through the litany of options; 10 Best highlights places to head, where to make reservations, what to expect, and even hot tips for each particular location. Per usual, we also like to offer restaurants on a spectrum, such that our readers don't have to shell out top dollar in order to get some good food. We also point out Berlin districts and neighborhoods in which such select establishments are  - such as Mitte and Prenzlauerberg, for instance. One this is clear, however: when the craving hits, this list will help ensure that you get your fix.

Charlottenburg - Wilmersdorf
Don Camillo


Don Camillo has no menu; instead the waiter will bring out a cart where you can choose different ingredients to create your own appetizers and mains. It's a small quaint restaurant with a high-quality feel. It is a really classy establishment....  Read More



Impossible to find from the street, this cute Italian joint nestled in the heart of Neukölln has white linen strung up all along the ceiling, as a nod to the original occupant, a laundry house. There is just one fixed menu for dinner at the...  Read More

Tempelhof - SchÖneberg


The best food from Southern Italy is basic and simply prepared. That's what you'll find at this family owned and run Basilicata restaurant. Fresh bread baked several times a day is a true treat, and the select wine list is worth a taste. Given...  Read More

Charlottenburg - Wilmersdorf


The menu at this delightful little Italian restaurant in Charlottenburg tends to the more expensive, but if you have the money, its absolutely worth a visit. The cosy atmosphere and ambiance alone make the experience here unforgettable; but the...  Read More

Trattoria Paparazzi


Are you looking for great Italian food in the Prenzlauerberg neighborhood of Berlin? Ja, paesano! Located on Berlin's revitalized eastside, the casual Trattoria Paparazzi wasted no time establishing a loyal customer base. Indeed, the comfortable...  Read More



Pizzeria I due Forni is in a certain sense chaos incarnate--but a delicious and affordable pizza place. Allegedly run by a group of Italian anarchists, so roll with the punches and enjoy the fervor. They'll serve you rude and fast in a loud,...  Read More

Steglitz - Zehlendorf


La Marianna offers excellent service and food. It's not in the middle of Berlin, but rather in the Steglitz quarter, so it makes it more of a hidden gem. It is a neighborhood fixture in a largely non-touristy area. Simply put, this is one of the...  Read More



Bocca di Bacco has an excellent menu; the food is delicious and fresh. The restaurant is a top address on Friedrichstrasse and has a modern, friendly relaxed atmosphere. The service is excellent and entirely professional. Bocca di Bacco has a...  Read More



Bar Centrale is a popular local dining establishment that serves fresh pasta, generous salads, veal, and seafood choices in the Kreuzberg neighborhood of Berlin. It is of a decidedly more gourmet; they have a monthly-changing, four-course...  Read More


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