Italian - Best of 2012

Published Nov 26, 2012

Tell us who puts the meatball on top of your spaghetti!

2012 Winner

1. Osteria Mozza

Voters Love

"There aren't enough superlatives in the language to describe the food here. Yes, getting a table is a nightmare, but..." via Alonso D.

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6602 Melrose Avenue Los Angeles CA 90038
  • Osteria Mozza, Great Meals, Food, Italian, 6602 Melrose Avenue Mid Wilshire Los Angeles CA 90038
    Nominee for: Italian
    6602 Melrose Avenue, Mid Wilshire Los Angeles, CA
  • Mi Piace, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 25 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena CA 91105
    Nominee for: Italian
    25 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena Pasadena, CA
  • Fritto Misto, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 601 Colorado Ave Santa Monica CA 90401
    Nominee for: Italian
    601 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica Santa Monica, CA
  • Vitello's Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 4349 Tujunga Ave Los Angeles CA 91604
    Nominee for: Italian
    4349 Tujunga Ave, Studio City Los Angeles, CA
  • Miceli's Italian Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 1646 N Las Palmas Ave Los Angeles CA 90028
    Nominee for: Italian
    1646 N Las Palmas Ave, Hollywood Los Angeles, CA
  • Nominee for: Italian
    31 Washington Blvd, Venice Marina Del Rey, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Italian
    4212 Lankershim Blvd, Toluca Lake North Hollywood, CA
  • Dan Tana's, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 9071 Santa Monica Blvd West Hollywood CA 90069
    Nominee for: Italian
    9071 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood West Hollywood, CA
  • Angelini Osteria, Great Meals, Food, Italian, 7313 Beverly Boulevard Mid-City West Los Angeles CA 90036
    Nominee for: Italian
    7313 Beverly Boulevard, Mid-City West Los Angeles, CA
  • Valentino, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 3115 Pico Blvd Santa Monica CA 90405
    10. Valentino
    Nominee for: Italian
    3115 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica Santa Monica, CA
  • Maria's Italian Kitchen, Great Meals, Food, Italian, 10761 W Pico Blvd West Los Angeles Los Angeles CA 90064
    Nominee for: Italian
    Multiple locations
  • Location
    Nominee for: Italian
    13112 Philadelphia St, Whittier, CA
  • Cafe Bella Roma SPQR, Cheap Eats Great Meals Restaurants, Healthy Lunch Italian, 1513 S Robertson Blvd Los Angeles CA 90035
    Nominee for: Italian
    1513 S Robertson Blvd, West Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Italian
    8897 Beverly Blvd, West Hollywood Los Angeles, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Italian
    429 W 8th St, Downtown Los Angeles, CA
  • Tanino Ristorante, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 1043 Westwood Blvd Los Angeles CA 90024
    Nominee for: Italian
    1043 Westwood Blvd, Westwood Los Angeles, CA
  • Palermo Ristorante Italiano, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 1858 N Vermont Ave Los Angeles CA 90027
    Nominee for: Italian
    1858 N Vermont Ave, Griffith Park/Los Feliz Los Angeles, CA
  • Tony's Bella Vista Restaraunt & Pizzeria, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 3116 W Magnolia Blvd Burbank CA 91505
    Nominee for: Italian
    3116 W Magnolia Blvd, Burbank Burbank, CA
  • Victorios Ristorante, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 520 S Glenoaks Blvd Burbank CA 91502
    Nominee for: Italian
    520 S Glenoaks Blvd, Burbank Burbank, CA
  • Michael's on Naples, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 5620 E 2nd St Long Beach CA 90803
    Nominee for: Italian
    5620 E 2nd St, Long Beach Long Beach, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Italian
    11363 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Italian
    26 22nd St, Hermosa Beach Hermosa Beach, CA
  • East Side Mario's, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 4771 Candlewood St Lakewood CA 90712
    Nominee for: Italian
    4771 Candlewood St, Lakewood, CA
  • Alejo's Presto Trattoria, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 4003 Lincoln Blvd Marina del Rey CA 90292
    Nominee for: Italian
    4003 Lincoln Blvd, Marina del Rey, CA
  • Enzo's Pizzeria, Cheap Eats Great Meals Restaurants, Italian Pizza, 10940 Weyburn Ave Los Angeles CA 90024
    Nominee for: Italian
    10940 Weyburn Ave, Westwood Los Angeles, CA
Contest Overview
  • 28,509
    Total Votes
  • 16,497
  • 158

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