–Are you searching for the best Italian food in Paso Robles? Well, look no further because the staff at the Paso Robles Daily News has compiled a list of the restaurants that we think serve the best Italian food in Paso Robles. Check out our list below, click on the title of each restaurant to visit their website.
For almost thirty years, Antonio Varia has been delighting the discerning palates of Central Coast residents and visitors alike with his inventive Northern Italian cuisine. They also offer a special gluten-free menu. Lunch hours: Monday through Friday 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m., no lunch Saturday & Sunday. Dinner hours: Sunday through Thursday 5:30 – 9:30 p.m., Friday through Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Located at 943 Spring Street in Paso Robles.
Cello Ristorante & Bar is a “culinary getaway that exists to bring guests’ senses deeply into the Allegretto culture of joy, discovery and the good life with creative dishes made from regionally foraged ingredients, an extensive wine list, chef’s garden-inspired craft cocktails, and artisanal beers in an atmosphere of comfort and warmth.” Serving breakfast from 7:30 – 11 a.m. daily, lunch from 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. daily, dinner from 5 – 8:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and dinner 5 – 9 p.m. on Fridays & Saturdays. They offer a Happy Hour from 3-6 p.m. daily. While you are there, check out the Allegretto Vineyards and Wines tasting room for some upscale wine selections. Located within the Allegretto Vineyard Resort, 2700 Buena Vista Drive, Paso Robles.
Piazza Del Panne is a new restaurant that recently opened in Paso Robles at the former home of Villa Creek on the downtown park. They offer authentic Italian fare such as bruschetta, chicken piccata, cioppino, risotto, pizza and pasta. Located at 1144 Pine St. in Paso Robles. Closed Monday and Tuesday. Open Wednesday and Thursday 11:30 to 9 p.m., Friday 11:30 to 10 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
This stylish restaurant in downtown offers seasonal menus created with locally sourced ingredients. Executive Chef Santos MacDonal provides a vast array of exceptional homemade pastas, fresh seafood, top quality meats and antipasti. Open Sunday – Thursday 5 p.m. – 10 p.m., Friday – Saturday 5 p.m. – 11 p.m., Closed on Tuesdays. Located at 608 12th Street in Paso Robles.
Marv’s is well known as one of the best places to get pizza in Paso Robles, but they also serve delicious, reasonably-priced large servings of authentic Italian fare such as spaghetti and meatballs and fettuccine Alfredo. Click here to view their menu. Hours are Monday – Thursday: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m., and Sunday: 12 p.m. – 9 p.m. Located at 729 12th St.
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