Love Italian? Check Out The Top 10  Restaurants In Bengaluru
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Bangalore's vibrant restaurant scene boasts an impressive variety of Italian eateries, catering to diverse palates and budgets. Italian cuisine's popularity is evident across the city, with everything from cosy neighbourhood trattorias to upscale fine-dining establishments. A notable aspect of Bangalore's Italian culinary landscape is the increasing use of high-quality local produce, such as locally made Burrata cheese, fresh, organic vegetables, and herbs, which add an authentic touch to the dishes. This gastronomic renaissance paves the way for a memorable dining experience, as you explore the top 10 Italian restaurants in the Garden City. 

Bene 

Bene is a beautiful Italian restaurant located in the luxurious Sheraton Grand Bengaluru. The ambience is warm and inviting, and their signature Pappardelle al Ragu di Agnello is an absolute must-try, with tender, slow-cooked lamb ragu. 

Cuisines: Italian 

Types Offered: Pappardelle al Ragu di Agnello, Truffle Risotto, Tiramisu 

Type: Veg and Non-veg

Meals Served: Dinner

Timings: 6:30 PM - 11:30 PM, Monday to Sunday 

Location: Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Center, Prestige Shantiniketan, Hoodi, Whitefield, Bengaluru 560048 

Cost for two: Rs 2,500 (Mid-range)

Toscano 

Toscano, a cosy Italian restaurant, offers a delightful dining experience. I highly recommend their Gnocchi Sorrentina—pillowy potato dumplings in a tangy tomato sauce—and the Pollo Piccata, a deliciously seasoned chicken dish. 

Cuisines: Italian 

Types Offered: Gnocchi Sorrentina, Pollo Piccata, Panna Cotta 

Type: Veg and Non-veg

Meals Served: Lunch and Dinner

Timings: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Monday to Sunday 

Location: 611, 12th Main Road, HAL 2nd Stage, Indiranagar, Bengaluru 560038 

Cost for two: Rs 1,600 (Mid-range)

 Chianti 

Chianti is a charming Italian restaurant with a lovely ambience. The Fettuccine Alfredo is heavenly, featuring a rich, creamy sauce, while the Pizza Capricciosa is loaded with fresh toppings that make each bite a delight. 

Cuisines: Italian 

Types Offered: Fettuccine Alfredo, Pizza Capricciosa, Tiramisu 

Type: Veg and Non-veg
Meals Served: Lunch and Dinner

Timings: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Monday to Sunday 

Location: 960, 12th Main Road, HAL 2nd Stage, Indiranagar, Bengaluru 560038 

Cost for two: Rs 1,800 (Mid-range)

Little Italy

Little Italy is an inviting Italian restaurant that specializes in vegetarian cuisine. Their Pesto Genovese pasta is flavorful and satisfying, while the Quattro Formaggi pizza, with its blend of four cheeses, is simply irresistible. 

Cuisines: Italian, Vegetarian 

Types Offered: Pesto Genovese, Quattro Formaggi Pizza, Chocolate Bomb 

Type: Vegetarian

Meals Served:  Lunch and Dinner

Timings: 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Monday to Sunday 

Location: 2017, 100 Feet Road, HAL 2nd Stage, Indiranagar, Bengaluru 560008 

Cost for two: Rs 1,500 (Mid-range)

Alba - JW Marriott 

Alba, located in the opulent JW Marriott, offers an exquisite Italian dining experience. The handmade Tortelli di Zucca, filled with pumpkin and ricotta, is a personal favourite, while the Osso Buco, a slow-cooked veal dish, is truly exceptional.

Cuisines: Italian 

Types Offered: Tortelli di Zucca, Osso Buco, Panna Cotta 

Type: Veg and Non-veg

Meals Served:  Lunch and Dinner

Timings: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Monday to Sunday 

Location: JW Marriott, 24/1, Vittal Mallya Road, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru 560001 

Cost for two: Rs 3,000 (Fine-dining)

Italia - The Park

Italia, nestled within The Park hotel, boasts a sleek, modern ambience. The Ravioli di Spinaci e Ricotta, with the perfect balance of spinach and ricotta filling, is simply delightful, and the wood-fired Quattro Stagioni pizza offers an authentic Italian taste. 

Cuisines: Italian 

Types Offered: Ravioli di Spinaci e Ricotta, Quattro Stagioni Pizza, Tiramisu 

Type: Veg and Non-veg

Meals Served: Lunch and Dinner

Timings: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM - 11:30 PM, Monday to Sunday 

Location: The Park, 14/7, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Bengaluru 560042 

Cost for two: Rs 2,200 (Mid-range)

Via Milano

Via Milano is a stylish Italian restaurant with an inviting ambience. The Penne al Salmone, a delicious blend of smoked salmon and pasta, is a personal favourite, and the Pizza di Mare, loaded with fresh seafood, is a must-try for seafood lovers. 

Cuisines: Italian 

Types Offered: Penne al Salmone, Pizza di Mare, Panna Cotta 

Type: Veg and Non-veg

Meals Served: Lunch and Dinner

Timings: 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Monday to Sunday 

Location: 4th Floor, No-8, Opposite Sony Center, 80 Feet Main Road,, Sony World Junction, 4th Block Koramangala, Bengaluru 560034 

Cost for two: Rs 1,600 (Mid-range)

Smoke House Deli

Smoke House Deli is a charming eatery offering plenty of Italian options. The Smoked Lamb and Mascarpone Pizza, with its rich and smoky flavours, is a personal favourite, while the Peri Peri Rubbed Grilled Chicken with Citrus Pimento makes for a satisfying main course. 

Cuisines: Italian, European 

Types Offered: Smoked Lamb and Mascarpone Pizza, Peri Peri Rubbed Grilled Chicken with Citrus Pimento, Flourless Chocolate Fudge 

Type: Veg and Non-veg

Meals Served: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Timings: 9:00 AM - 12:30 AM, Monday to Sunday 

Location: 52, 53, Ground Floor, Lavelle Road, Bengaluru 560001 

Cost for two: Rs 1,800 (Mid-range)

Caprese - Shangri-La Hotel 

Caprese, housed in the luxurious Shangri-La Hotel, offers a refined Italian dining experience. The melt-in-your-mouth Gnocchi Gorgonzola is simply divine, while the Linguine ai Frutti di Mare, bursting with fresh seafood, is unforgettable. 

Cuisines: Italian 

Types Offered: Gnocchi Gorgonzola, Linguine ai Frutti di Mare, Tiramisu 

Type: Veg and Non-veg

Meals Served: Lunch and Breakfast

Timings: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM - 11:30 PM, Monday to Sunday 

Location: Shangri-La Hotel, Bengaluru 56-6B, Palace Road, Bengaluru 560052 

Cost for two: Rs 2,800 (Mid-range)

Pasta Street

Pasta Street is a trendy Italian restaurant with a lively ambience, making it perfect for a casual dining experience. The Fettuccine Alfredo, with its creamy sauce and tender chicken, is a must-try, while the Veggie Delight Pizza is a fantastic option for vegetarians. 

Cuisines: Italian 

Types Offered: Fettuccine Alfredo, Veggie Delight Pizza, Panna Cotta 

Type: Veg and Non-veg

Meals Served: Lunch and Dinner

Timings: 11:30 AM - 11:30 PM, Monday to Sunday 

Location: 926, Ground Floor, 6th Cross, 80 Feet Road, Koramangala 6th Block, Bengaluru 560095 

Cost for two: Rs 1,200 (Mid-range)