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Pizza at La Michele, Naples by Sami Keinänen

Best places to eat in Italy

Pizza at La Michele, Naples by Sami Keinänen Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike

With one of the world’s best loved cuisines, Italy is a perfect destination for foodies. Pizza and pasta are adored the world over, but this is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to Italian cuisine. Also on offer are legendary cheeses, elegant pastries, famous cold meats, inspired salads, rich stews, herb-infused roasts, indulgent desserts and of course gelato, arguably the world’s finest ice cream. Whether you dine in Michelin-starred restaurants or rustic canteens, expect to be constantly surprised by the range and variety of fresh ingredients. Every city, town and village has its own local delicacies, making every snack stop a gastronomic journey and every mealtime a feast.