Taste of Italy

The City’s Finest Pizza and Pasta Establishments

Here is a outdoor patio view at Nicola’s Restaurant in Over-the-Rhine. This is one of the many delicious Italian venues offered to locals and visitors in the Queen City .

Cincinnati has plenty of places to choose from for fans of cuisine hailing from the land of the Beautiful Country. Feel free to checkout our page covering fine traditional Italian restaurants as well as one covering Cincy’s most popular pizzerias.

Sit-Down Hotspots

Great places in the 513 to enjoy a plate of pasta and a glass of wine

Notable Pizzerias

From New York style to this thin crust, Cincinnati has you covered.


"Garden/Patio." Digital Image. Nicola's, Nicola's Ristorante, 2019.
Kramer, Jeremy. Digital Image. "Boca's Dining Room." Cincinnati
Magazine, 1 Mar. 2016.
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*This site is a remediation of a restaurant manual first produced Greg Beach, Josh Bruggeman, Eric Linhart and Alyssa Stoltz for educational purposes in a web authoring course at the University of Cincinnati.