Whether you are in search of an unforgettable plate of pasta or a fresh platter of seafood, enjoy one of these Italian restaurants in Scottsdale.
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It’s a good night when osso buco makes it to the menu. Then again, any of Marcellino Verzino’s handmade-daily pastas are a treat, and wife Sima’s songs and hospitality are nourishing in their own right. 7114 E. Stetson Drive, Scottsdale, 480.990.9500, marcellinoristorante.com
Known for its upbeat atmosphere, this Downtown Scottsdale favorite offers some of the best Italian cuisine and wine around—with a primo patio to boot. RSVP for its monthly wine dinner that features top-notch pours from vineyards all over the world. 7303 E. Indian School Road, Scottsdale, 480.427.2264, tommyvscottsdale.com
Led by Fernando and Paula Esteves, Spiga Cucina Italiana brings the best of both Italy and the Iberian Peninsula to Scottsdale. This local’s hotspot serves up fresh takes on classic regional Italian fare, all with a smoky, wood-fired twist. Pair a house-made Italian pasta or Sicilian-style seafood dish with a rare Iberia wine for a meal to remember. 7500 E. Pinnacle Peak Road, Scottsdale, 480.513.9000, spigaaz.com
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