Best Italian Restaurants in Pasadena

Expert recommended Top 3 Italian Restaurants in Pasadena, California. All of our italian restaurants face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


25 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91105 Directions

Since 1989

Mi Piace is Italian cuisine that started in 1989. The restaurant concept remains the same, supplying their customers above their dreams by using the finest ingredients and offering excellent quality at an affordable The restaurant has some special features like Customized floral arrangements, Specialty linens, Liquor, Wine, and experienced bar staffing. Mi Piace provides catering services for home, office, or business event. Californian-Italian fare fills the menu at this bustling, modern restaurant with patio seating. Happy hours, Outdoor seating, Takeout, and Gift cards are available at Mi Piace.

Gnocchi, Pappardelle Bolognese, Ravioli Al Burro, Fettuccine Alfredo Tartufo, Spaghetti Aglio E Olio, Penne All' Arrabbiata, Farfalle Salmone E Vodka, Linguini Al Pesto, Rigatoni Con Salsiccia, Shrimp, Salmon Grilled, Lobster Bisque, Insalata Mi Piace, Bruschetta, Calamari Fritti, Crostini Con Ricotta, Margherita, Scampi & Pescatore

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Lunch: Mon - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dinner: Mon - Sun 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Brunch: Sat & Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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37 East Union Street, Pasadena, CA 91103 Directions

Since 1986

Union Pasadena is a lively Restaurant established in 1986. Marie Petullaa and Chris Keyser focused on developing Italian cuisine with the beauty of producing taste while utilizing premium local ingredients. It is a 50-seat restaurant and wine bar in Old Pasadena featuring a deeply personal, seasonally Californian interpretation of Northern Italian cuisine. Their rustic and sophisticated kitchen puts together farmers and visitors to celebrate the elegance of simplicity. The restaurant Offers Gift Cards, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options are available.

Tonnarelli Cacio E Pepe, Bucatini, Squid Ink Lumache, Spaghetti Alla Chitarra, Stinging Nettle Cavatelli, Torchetti, Saffron Linguini, Pork Chop and Meatballs, Lamb Al Latte, Campanelle, White Sea Bass, Market Heirloom Tomatoes, Peach Panzanella, Tamai Strawberries, Arugula Salad, Wild Mushrooms, Bread and Giardinere, Burrata & Charred Octopus

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Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sun 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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80 West Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91105 Directions

Since 1993

Buca di Beppo is a family-style restaurant that opened its doors in 1993 over 100 locations worldwide. The restaurant aims to catch the joy and excitement of Italian cuisine along with tasty food. They offer an eclectic and vintage setting to celebrate every special occasion, dinner, or night out with your friend and family like a party. Let's join their E-Club and receive a $10 Gift. Come and taste at Buca di Beppo to get an unforgettable pasta, pizzas, entrees, desserts. Happy special hours, vegan options, outdoor seating are available.

Buca Trio Platter, Bruschetta, Fried Mozzarella, Calamari, Chopped Antipasti, Caesar, Apple Gorgonzola, Garlic Bread, Salmon Sorrento, Chicken Parmigiana, Limone, Saltimbocca, Spaghetti Marinara, Fettuccine Alfredo, Baked Ziti, Penne Alla Vodka, Lasagna, Rigatoni, Shrimp Fra Diavolo, Italian Broccoli Romano, Pizza, Deserts, Sausage & Peppers

Discount: Every Monday, their Famous Spaghetti with Meatballs, Meatball & Ricotta Pizzette and Meatball Subs* are 50% Off View Deal

Price: Starts from $9



Sun - Wed 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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