Best Italian restaurants in Portland

Check out the top Italian restaurants in Portland, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Gino's
1. Gino's
host-0host-1host-2
42 local reviews
8051 SE 13th Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 503-233-4613
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Elora
Great old school Italian restaurant. It has the best caesar salad you'll ever have. The house specialties are …
Aimee
Excellent Italian restaurant in Sellwood. Great menu and wine list. Casual. Very popular, so there could be wa…
Wisteria
Amazing family owned & run Italian restaurant..... Best Italian in town with an amazing wine list! Great servi…
1. Gino's
1. Gino's
host-0host-1host-2
42 local reviews
8051 SE 13th Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 503-233-4613
Elora
Elora
Great old school Italian restaurant. It has the best caesar salad you'll ever have. The house specialties are very special. Mama Jean's... T…
Aimee
Aimee
Excellent Italian restaurant in Sellwood. Great menu and wine list. Casual. Very popular, so there could be wait.
Wisteria
Wisteria
Amazing family owned & run Italian restaurant..... Best Italian in town with an amazing wine list! Great service!
2. Ava Gene's
2. Ava Gene's
host-0host-1host-2
129 local reviews
3377 SE Division St, Portland
Closed · Opens 4:30 PM
+1 971-229-0571
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Jade
No opening in recent memory has created a fervor quite like Ava Gene's, the polished Italian restaurant by Stu…
Corbett
The best Italian restaurant in Portland, and one of the best restaurants overall. It's on the pricier side, bu…
Julie
Try the garlic bread. You might as well get two orders. It's to die for! Everything in sourced locally. Its a …
2. Ava Gene's
2. Ava Gene's
host-0host-1host-2
129 local reviews
3377 SE Division St, Portland
Closed · Opens 4:30 PM
+1 971-229-0571
Jade
Jade
No opening in recent memory has created a fervor quite like Ava Gene's, the polished Italian restaurant by Stumptown's Duane Sorenson and NY…
Corbett
Corbett
The best Italian restaurant in Portland, and one of the best restaurants overall. It's on the pricier side, but WORTH it. Make sure you make…
Julie
Julie
Try the garlic bread. You might as well get two orders. It's to die for! Everything in sourced locally. Its a cute little Italian Restaurant…
3. Lucca
3. Lucca
host-0host-1host-2
40 local reviews
3449 NE 24th Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
+1 503-287-7372
Night clubBarRestaurant
Marcia & Ray
This understatedly elegant Italian restaurant (no need to dress up) is a five-minute walk from our house throu…
Jennifer
Excellent neighborhood Italian restaurant. Atmosphere works for a date night or a family night and the food i…
Scott
One of the better Italian restaurants in Portland. Overall, it was an excellent meal, a good experience and a …
3. Lucca
3. Lucca
host-0host-1host-2
40 local reviews
3449 NE 24th Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
+1 503-287-7372
Marcia & Ray
Marcia & Ray
This understatedly elegant Italian restaurant (no need to dress up) is a five-minute walk from our house through a beautiful neighborhood. R…
Jennifer
Jennifer
Excellent neighborhood Italian restaurant. Atmosphere works for a date night or a family night and the food is consistently delicious!
Scott
Scott
One of the better Italian restaurants in Portland. Overall, it was an excellent meal, a good experience and a decent price.
4. Piazza Italia
4. Piazza Italia
host-0host-1host-2
45 local reviews
1129 NW Johnson St, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 503-478-0619
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Cheri
Mon- Thu 11:30am- 3pm, 5:00-10pm Fri &Sat 11:30 am- 3pm, 5:00-11pm Sun 11:30am- 3pm, 5:00-9pm Family owned …
Blaire
Cute Italian restaurant in the Pearl District. Pasta is delicious, Gino's Special and the Bolognese are our fa…
Angie & Matt
Our favorite Italian restaurant - homemade pasta. Get Gino's Favorite. You won't regret it!
4. Piazza Italia
4. Piazza Italia
host-0host-1host-2
45 local reviews
1129 NW Johnson St, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 503-478-0619
Cheri
Cheri
Mon- Thu 11:30am- 3pm, 5:00-10pm Fri &Sat 11:30 am- 3pm, 5:00-11pm Sun 11:30am- 3pm, 5:00-9pm Family owned local authentic Italian Restau…
Blaire
Blaire
Cute Italian restaurant in the Pearl District. Pasta is delicious, Gino's Special and the Bolognese are our favorites.
Angie & Matt
Angie & Matt
Our favorite Italian restaurant - homemade pasta. Get Gino's Favorite. You won't regret it!
5. Cibo
5. Cibo
host-0host-1host-2
54 local reviews
3539 SE Division St, Portland
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 503-719-5377
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
TaMAra
One of my favorite happy hour spots on Division! Try their wood fired pizza that is made at the front of the …
Corin & Jett
Snazzy Italian restaurant with an imported wood-fired oven serving pizza, flatbread and cocktails.
Scott
Snazzy Italian restaurant with an imported wood-fired oven serving pizza, flatbread & cocktails.
5. Cibo
5. Cibo
host-0host-1host-2
54 local reviews
3539 SE Division St, Portland
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 503-719-5377
TaMAra
TaMAra
One of my favorite happy hour spots on Division! Try their wood fired pizza that is made at the front of the house. Great food and vibe at…
Corin & Jett
Corin & Jett
Snazzy Italian restaurant with an imported wood-fired oven serving pizza, flatbread and cocktails.
Scott
Scott
Snazzy Italian restaurant with an imported wood-fired oven serving pizza, flatbread & cocktails.
6. a Cena Ristorante
6. a Cena Ristorante
host-0host-1host-2
26 local reviews
7742 SE 13th Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 503-206-3291
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Kristin
A really good Italian restaurant with great desserts. It's a tad on the spendy side, but if you want a romanti…
Julie
A longer walk, but under 20 minutes. Great neighborhood Italian restaurant. Sit at the small bar with all the …
Lori
Delicious local Italian restaurant to treat yourself on a date night.
6. a Cena Ristorante
6. a Cena Ristorante
host-0host-1host-2
26 local reviews
7742 SE 13th Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 503-206-3291
Kristin
Kristin
A really good Italian restaurant with great desserts. It's a tad on the spendy side, but if you want a romantic dinner in a dark, quiet plac…
Julie
Julie
A longer walk, but under 20 minutes. Great neighborhood Italian restaurant. Sit at the small bar with all the locals or grab a table.
Lori
Lori
Delicious local Italian restaurant to treat yourself on a date night.
7. Luce
7. Luce
host-0host-1host-2
43 local reviews
2140 E Burnside St, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 503-236-7195
Liquor storeGrocery or supermarketStore
Randy
From the makers of Navarre, this quaint, unpretentious, Italian restaurant focuses on food, not glitz. Refined…
Jessica & Daniel
Petite, low-key Italian restaurant and grocery serving house-made pastas & seasonal entrees
Michele
Italian restaurant with seating for 20. Great lunch specials.
7. Luce
7. Luce
host-0host-1host-2
43 local reviews
2140 E Burnside St, Portland
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 503-236-7195
Randy
Randy
From the makers of Navarre, this quaint, unpretentious, Italian restaurant focuses on food, not glitz. Refined and cozy.
Jessica & Daniel
Jessica & Daniel
Petite, low-key Italian restaurant and grocery serving house-made pastas & seasonal entrees
Michele
Michele
Italian restaurant with seating for 20. Great lunch specials.
8. Gabagool
8. Gabagool
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
7955 N Lombard St, Portland
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 503-894-9096
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Mary
OMG! We are so happy to have this new addition to the neighborhood! This is a wonderful Italian restaurant whe…
Melissa
Local italian restaurant, handmade pastas, simple but delecious. Family friendly.
Heather
Great casual Italian restaurant. I highly recommend.
8. Gabagool
8. Gabagool
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
7955 N Lombard St, Portland
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 503-894-9096
Mary
Mary
OMG! We are so happy to have this new addition to the neighborhood! This is a wonderful Italian restaurant where they make their own fresh p…
Melissa
Melissa
Local italian restaurant, handmade pastas, simple but delecious. Family friendly.
Heather
Heather
Great casual Italian restaurant. I highly recommend.
9. Mingo
9. Mingo
host-0host-1host-2
11 local reviews
12600 SW Cres St, Beaverton
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 503-646-6464
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Carol
One of my favorite upacale Italian restaurants on the SW side of town. Their sister restuarant is Caffee Ming…
Rebecca
Very nice Italian restaurant with a beautiful dining room with roll up doors. Outside seating as well next to…
Manuela
One of my favorite Italian restaurants in town. Great atmosphere and great food. Good for a date night.
9. Mingo
9. Mingo
host-0host-1host-2
11 local reviews
12600 SW Cres St, Beaverton
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 503-646-6464
Carol
Carol
One of my favorite upacale Italian restaurants on the SW side of town. Their sister restuarant is Caffee Mingo on NW 21st. They make a dail…
Rebecca
Rebecca
Very nice Italian restaurant with a beautiful dining room with roll up doors. Outside seating as well next to a fountain. Great wine list …
Manuela
Manuela
One of my favorite Italian restaurants in town. Great atmosphere and great food. Good for a date night.
10. Caffe Mingo
10. Caffe Mingo
host-0host-1host-2
14 local reviews
807 NW 21st Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 503-226-4646
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Brent
This is one of my favorite Italian restaurants (and I work at one of the best Italian places in town.) I love …
Kat
Love this Italian restaurant. It has a great family/cozy feel inside. The staff is so friendly, and the food i…
Mel
Homey, intimate Italian restaurant serving handmade pastas & other classics with a Northwest touch
10. Caffe Mingo
10. Caffe Mingo
host-0host-1host-2
14 local reviews
807 NW 21st Ave, Portland
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 503-226-4646
Brent
Brent
This is one of my favorite Italian restaurants (and I work at one of the best Italian places in town.) I love sitting up at the counter and …
Kat
Kat
Love this Italian restaurant. It has a great family/cozy feel inside. The staff is so friendly, and the food is out of this world.
Mel
Mel
Homey, intimate Italian restaurant serving handmade pastas & other classics with a Northwest touch
11. Decarli Restaurant
11. Decarli Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
25 local reviews
4545 SW Watson Ave, Beaverton
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 503-641-3223
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Rebecca
Nice Italian restaurant. Great happy hour but get there by 4:25 to get a spot.
Marcia
Very nice Italian restaurant in Downtown Beaverton.
Tameka
Listed as top Italian restaurant in Portland.
11. Decarli Restaurant
11. Decarli Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
25 local reviews
4545 SW Watson Ave, Beaverton
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 503-641-3223
Rebecca
Rebecca
Nice Italian restaurant. Great happy hour but get there by 4:25 to get a spot.
Marcia
Marcia
Very nice Italian restaurant in Downtown Beaverton.
Tameka
Tameka
Listed as top Italian restaurant in Portland.
12. La Bottega Cafe Deli Wine Shop
12. La Bottega Cafe Deli Wine Shop
host-0host-1host-2
20 local reviews
1905 Main St, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 360-571-5010
Liquor storeStoreRestaurant
Jim & Marcia
Italian restaurant and deli with great wine selection! Located amidst the antique shops of Uptown Village. In…
Dione
Excellent wine bar andI Italian Restaurant walking distance from our home.
Tyler
Best Italian restaurant in Vancouver
12. La Bottega Cafe Deli Wine Shop
12. La Bottega Cafe Deli Wine Shop
host-0host-1host-2
20 local reviews
1905 Main St, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 360-571-5010
Jim & Marcia
Jim & Marcia
Italian restaurant and deli with great wine selection! Located amidst the antique shops of Uptown Village. In the summer, dining tables spi…
Dione
Dione
Excellent wine bar andI Italian Restaurant walking distance from our home.
Tyler
Tyler
Best Italian restaurant in Vancouver