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 Indianapolis. We've diligently scouted out the top eateries, and we've listened to our readers and their reviews of Indianapolis restaurants. We share the places that get great buzz, like Mama Carolla's Old Italian Restaurant, and we showcase the ones that have proven themselves over time, like Dunaway's Palazzo Ossigeno. We also point out good neighborhoods for Italian restaurants in Indianapolis - Broad Ripple, for instance. When the craving hits, we'll make sure you get your fix!

Iaria's Italian Restaurant
Photo courtesy of Iaria's Italian Restaurant

A local institution, Iaria's has been growing and changing with Indianapolis for more than 70 years! Passed down through four generations of the family, recipes are tried and true, promising melt-in-your-mouth pastas and pizzas. Standards like...  Read More

Ambrosia Ristorante

Enjoy homemade Italian favorites in an upscale setting when you visit Ambrosia. They pride themselves on serving excellent cuisine at moderate prices, debunking the myth that gourmet food equals outrageously expensive prices. The menu includes a...  Read More

Tasteful decor, an extensive cocktail menu, and Old World ambience make this charming establishment an extremely pleasant place to dine. Soft music sets an intimate atmosphere, and the menu offers a wide range of reasonably priced dishes....  Read More

Keystone Crossing

This Italian favorite stands ready to serve. Take a seat indoors or on their outdoor patio, and enjoy savory Southern Italian cuisine served family style or with individual portions. The menu holds a bounty of homemade pastas, salads, steaks,...  Read More

War Memorial Plaza Historic Dist

Pastas are Buca di Beppo's specialty, although diners find much to like in eggplant parmesan and steamed mussels too. Everything is made with fresh ingredients and expertly cooked, flavorful and delicious. Laid-back decor and generous portions...  Read More