10 Regional Bites of Italy

Get these classic Italian dishes from the top-reviewed spots around the country

Find out where to get the best risotto on our list.

We consider ourselves lucky when we get to taste a country’s authentic dishes by traveling there ourselves. And if we’re even more fortunate, then we can expand our horizons beyond the big capitals to explore the regions where many of a given country’s culinary traditions originate. Is there a more ideal situation than tasting food and drink from the source?

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To bring you some of the most popular spots from the regions of Italy, we’ve teamed up with Triposo, a travel app that lists locations around the world based on the number of positive mentions across social review sites. With their data, we were able to create a list of the top-reviewed locations throughout Italy’s multiple gastronomic capitals.

Looking for the crowd-favorite pizza in Naples, the preferred salumi in Parma, or the best cannoli in Catania? Let popular opinion advise you when trying to find the most postively reviewed risotto in Milan at Trattoria Temperanza Da Abele, as well as carpaccio in Venice at Harry's Bar.


Check out our slideshow of some of Italy’s most famous and popular specialties from regions all over the famously food-loving country.