Cuisine: European, Italian
Price Range: $$
Experience the warmth of Tuscany – inside a mall? Believe it or not, terra cotta floors, warm beige walls and rustic touches make you forget you're inside a retail emporium. The menu evokes bella... Read More
Experience the warmth of Tuscany – inside a mall? Believe it or not, terra cotta floors, warm beige walls and rustic touches make you forget you're inside a retail emporium. The menu evokes bella Tuscany as well, focusing on grilled meats, thin-crust pizzas and fresh pastas topped with sun-dried tomatoes and gorgonzola. Guests also rave about the fish dishes, including red snapper with tomatoes and olives. The restaurant team promises, "We prepare our food from scratch at each order, so you'll always enjoy the freshest meals, whether it's seafood, steaks or spaghetti, and our kitchen takes special requests." The wine menu features varietals from the owners' storied Italian families as well as from the more modern vineyards of Washington.
- Bellevue's Best Italian Restaurants: "Located at Crossroads Shopping Center,find this eatery just five minutes down the street from the Microsoft campus. The venue offers complimentary valet parking."
- Best for Bellevue's Best Italian Restaurants Because: The owners have styled Firenze in a Mediterranean spirit, based on their Florentine and Sicilian Tuscan heritages; guests love authentically fresh seafood and meat dishes.