Top Choice Italian in La Boca

Il Matterello

This Genovese trattoria serves up some of the best pasta in town, including perfectly al dente tagliatelle alla rúcola (tagliatelle with arugula), and tortelli bianchi con burro foso al aglio (pasta pillows stuffed …
Top Choice Italian in La Rioja

La Stanza

One of the best places in town, this stylish, attractive restaurant has an upbeat, surprisingly urban vibe and serves imaginative pasta dishes that are a cut above most places. Better still are the main dishes, whic…
Top Choice Italian in Esquel

Don Chiquino

Of course, pasta is no novelty in Argentina, but the owner-magician performing tricks while you wait for your meal is. The ambience is happy-cluttered and dishes such as sorrentinos with arugula prove satisfying.
Top Choice Italian in Bariloche

La Trattoria de la Famiglia Bianchi

Finally, an Italian restaurant that offers something different. Excellent, creative pastas, a good range of meat dishes and some wonderful risottos, with ingredients such as seafood and wild mushrooms.
Italian in Retiro


Popular with the business lunch crowd, this large, pop art–style Italian pizzeria tosses 30 kinds of thin-crust pies with fresh toppings – try a pie piled high with prosciutto and arugula. Other tasty choices includ…
Italian in The Center


Pick from over 20 sauces (including squid ink!) for your pasta, with a choice of rigatoni, fusilli, pappardelle and all sorts of stuffed varieties. If you can’t decide on your topper, try the delicious Sicilian sauc…
Italian in The Center


This tiny, popular lunch spot is a serious Italian wine bar and restaurant to rival others in more gastronomically famous neighborhoods. Come for thin, crispy, oven-baked pizzas, mushroom risotto, fettuccine with sh…
Italian in Palermo

Il Ballo del Mattone

This artsy, eclectic trattoria attracts artists, musicians and tourists, among others, with its delicious homemade pastas. Cute little patio for warm days.
Italian in Palermo

Il Ballo del Mattone

Delicious homemade pastas and traditional Italian fare are served at this bright little restaurant with sunny sidewalk tables. Annex to the original at Gorriti 5737.
Italian in Palermo

Il Matterello

The Palermo branch of the Genovese trattoria serving up delicious homemade pastas. The original restaurant is in La Boca.