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
18 local reviews
8051 Southeast 13th Avenue, Portland
Closed now
(503) 233-4613
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Elora
Great old school Italian restaurant. It has the best caesar salad you'll ever have. The house specialties are …
Dannelle
Classic Italian restaurant with excellent food, cozy atmosphere and iconic old wooden bar.
Aimee
Excellent Italian restaurant in Sellwood. Great menu and wine list. Casual. Very popular, so there could be wa…
1. Gino's
1. Gino's
host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
8051 Southeast 13th Avenue, Portland
Closed now
(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…
Dannelle
Dannelle
Classic Italian restaurant with excellent food, cozy atmosphere and iconic old wooden bar.
Aimee
Aimee
Excellent Italian restaurant in Sellwood. Great menu and wine list. Casual. Very popular, so there could be wait.
2. Piazza Italia
2. Piazza Italia
host-0host-1host-2
12 local reviews
1129 Northwest Johnson Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-478-0619
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Erica
Our favorite Italian restaurant. Call ahead for a reservation.
Blaire
Cute Italian restaurant in the Pearl District. Pasta is delicious, Gino's Special and the Bolognese are our fa…
Lindsay
One of the best Italian restaurants in PDX, make a reservation
2. Piazza Italia
2. Piazza Italia
host-0host-1host-2
12 local reviews
1129 Northwest Johnson Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-478-0619
Erica
Erica
Our favorite Italian restaurant. Call ahead for a reservation.
Blaire
Blaire
Cute Italian restaurant in the Pearl District. Pasta is delicious, Gino's Special and the Bolognese are our favorites.
Lindsay
Lindsay
One of the best Italian restaurants in PDX, make a reservation
3. Lucca
3. Lucca
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
3449 Northeast 24th Avenue, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-287-7372
BarNight clubRestaurant
Marcia
This understatedly elegant Italian restaurant (no need to dress up) is a five-minute walk from our house throu…
Scott
One of the better Italian restaurants in Portland. Overall, it was an excellent meal, a good experience and a …
Justin
Great fancier Italian restaurant nearby. Would be perfect for a night out. Reservations are recommended.
3. Lucca
3. Lucca
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
3449 Northeast 24th Avenue, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-287-7372
Marcia
Marcia
This understatedly elegant Italian restaurant (no need to dress up) is a five-minute walk from our house through a beautiful neighborhood. R…
Scott
Scott
One of the better Italian restaurants in Portland. Overall, it was an excellent meal, a good experience and a decent price.
Justin
Justin
Great fancier Italian restaurant nearby. Would be perfect for a night out. Reservations are recommended.
4. Decarli Restaurant
4. Decarli Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
11 local reviews
4545 Southwest Watson Avenue, Beaverton
Closed now
+1 503-641-3223
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Marcia
Very nice Italian restaurant in Downtown Beaverton.
Tameka
Listed as top Italian restaurant in Portland.
Ellen
Holy moly! Beaverton finally has a really great restaurant. It's spendy for dinner, but worth a splurge. I …
4. Decarli Restaurant
4. Decarli Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
11 local reviews
4545 Southwest Watson Avenue, Beaverton
Closed now
+1 503-641-3223
Marcia
Marcia
Very nice Italian restaurant in Downtown Beaverton.
Tameka
Tameka
Listed as top Italian restaurant in Portland.
Ellen
Ellen
Holy moly! Beaverton finally has a really great restaurant. It's spendy for dinner, but worth a splurge. I typicially go for happy hour. …
5. Luce
5. Luce
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
2140 East Burnside Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-236-7195
Liquor storeGrocery or supermarketRestaurant
Jessica & Daniel
Petite, low-key Italian restaurant and grocery serving house-made pastas & seasonal entrees
Randy
From the makers of Navarre, this quaint, unpretentious, Italian restaurant focuses on food, not glitz. Refined…
Michele
Italian restaurant with seating for 20. Great lunch specials.
5. Luce
5. Luce
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
2140 East Burnside Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-236-7195
Jessica & Daniel
Jessica & Daniel
Petite, low-key Italian restaurant and grocery serving house-made pastas & seasonal entrees
Randy
Randy
From the makers of Navarre, this quaint, unpretentious, Italian restaurant focuses on food, not glitz. Refined and cozy.
Michele
Michele
Italian restaurant with seating for 20. Great lunch specials.
6. Cibo
6. Cibo
host-0host-1host-2
24 local reviews
3539 Southeast Division Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-719-5377
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Martin And Grace
Cool simple Italian restaurant and huge bar area, very laid back and good food.
TaMAra
One of my favorite happy hour spots on Division! Try their wood fired pizza that is made at the front of the …
Jett
Snazzy Italian restaurant with an imported wood-fired oven serving pizza, flatbread and cocktails.
6. Cibo
6. Cibo
host-0host-1host-2
24 local reviews
3539 Southeast Division Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-719-5377
Martin And Grace
Martin And Grace
Cool simple Italian restaurant and huge bar area, very laid back and good food.
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…
Jett
Jett
Snazzy Italian restaurant with an imported wood-fired oven serving pizza, flatbread and cocktails.
7. a Cena Ristorante
7. a Cena Ristorante
host-0host-1host-2
12 local reviews
7742 Southeast 13th Avenue, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-206-3291
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Julie
A longer walk, but under 20 minutes. Great neighborhood Italian restaurant. Sit at the small bar with all the …
Kristin
A really good Italian restaurant with great desserts. It's a tad on the spendy side, but if you want a romanti…
Kristin
A really good Italian restaurant with great desserts. It's a tad on the spendy side, but if you want a romanti…
7. a Cena Ristorante
7. a Cena Ristorante
host-0host-1host-2
12 local reviews
7742 Southeast 13th Avenue, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-206-3291
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.
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…
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…
8. Gabagool
8. Gabagool
host-0host-1host-2
10 local reviews
7955 North Lombard Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-894-9096
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Melissa
Local italian restaurant, handmade pastas, simple but delecious. Family friendly.
Mary
OMG! We are so happy to have this new addition to the neighborhood! This is a wonderful Italian restaurant whe…
Frank
New, fresh pasta! Great casual restaurant nearby.
8. Gabagool
8. Gabagool
host-0host-1host-2
10 local reviews
7955 North Lombard Street, Portland
Closed now
+1 503-894-9096
Melissa
Melissa
Local italian restaurant, handmade pastas, simple but delecious. Family friendly.
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…
Frank
Frank
New, fresh pasta! Great casual restaurant nearby.
9. Ava Gene's
9. Ava Gene's
host-0host-1host-2
81 local reviews
3377 SE Division St, Portland
Closed now
+1 971-229-0571
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Julie
Try the garlic bread. You might as well get two orders. It's to die for! Everything in sourced locally. Its a …
Corbett
The best Italian restaurant in Portland, and one of the best restaurants overall. It's on the pricier side, bu…
Jade
No opening in recent memory has created a fervor quite like Ava Gene's, the polished Italian restaurant by Stu…
9. Ava Gene's
9. Ava Gene's
host-0host-1host-2
81 local reviews
3377 SE Division St, Portland
Closed now
+1 971-229-0571
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…
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…
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…