Restaurants

Top Choice Italian in Downtown

Grotto

At this Italian trattoria covered in painted murals, you'll be drawn to the sunlight-filled patio next to the Nugget's shark-tank waterslide and swimming pool. Wood-oven-fired, thin-crust pizzas, heavy pastas, and c…
Italian in Greater Phoenix

Crudo

In the unlikely setting of a nondescript mall (that's Phoenix for you), Crudo is dishing out some seriously good Italian food, and mixing up some stunnng cocktails. Your choices might include albacore tuna cured in …
Italian in The Strip

Sinatra

Ol' Blue Eyes would've felt right at home in these classy surrounds, with chandeliers, cream-colored banquettes, classical statuary and garden views. The kitchen delivers a mix of heart-warming and sophisticated Ita…
Italian in The Strip

Carnevino

At this casino steakhouse – a high-flying collaboration between chef Mario Batali and winemaker Joe Bastianich – it's all about red meat and wine. The house-aged beef and Italian-inspired side dishes are rich and sa…
Italian in Sedona

Dahl & DiLuca Ristorante

Though this lovely Italian place fits perfectly into the groove and color scheme of Sedona, at the same time it feels like the kind of place you'd find in a small Italian seaside town. It's a bustling, welcoming spo…
Trattoria in Greater Phoenix

Tratto

Another feather in the cap of Chris Bianco, Phoenix's leading exponent of top-notch pizza, Tratto is the place to head for handmade pasta and expertly cooked poultry, fish and meat. The weekly menu focuses on depth,…
Italian in The Strip

Scarpetta

Cosmopolitan's take on upscale Italian dining doesn't fail to deliver, with signature dishes like Sicilian-spiced duck breast and seared sea scallops with roasted porcini served on starched linen by attentive staff …
Italian in The Strip

Giada

Food Network celebrity chef Giada de Laurentiis has found her home off-screen feeding the fabulous crowd of the Cromwell hotel, with rich and rustic, home-style Italian fare made from organic, locally sourced (where…
Italian in The Strip

DOCG Enoteca

Among the Cosmopolitan’s alluring dining options, this is one of the least glitzy – but most authentic – choices. That’s not to say it isn’t loads of fun. Order to-die-for fresh pasta or a wood-fired pizza in the st…
Italian in The Strip

Allegro

If you're not feeling flush enough for Wynn's high-end dining rooms, try this airy trattoria instead, with tables overlooking the busy casino floor. Wood-fired pizza, meatball sandwiches and fettucini carbonara keep…