Italian - 2009 Winners

Published Nov 18, 2009

2009 Winner

1. Vivoli Café & Trattoria

Voters Love

"By far, it's the BEST food I've had in a very long time! We go there on average, twice a week! The salmon is my all time..." 

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7994 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles CA 90046
2009 Runner-Up

2. Grissini Ristorante Italiano

Voters Love

"A couple of my friends took me to Grissini for my birthday because they know how much I love Italian food, they could not..." 

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30125 Agoura Rd Agoura Hills CA 91301
2009 Finalist

3. Gale's

Voters Love

"I love the atmosphere, the crowd and, of course, the food! Be sure to try the burratta appetizer when it's on the menu..." 

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452 S Fair Oaks Ave Pasadena CA 91105
2009 Finalist

3. Zi Teresa - CLOSED

Voters Love

"The portions are plentiful, the food is superb and the price is right." 

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6717 Greenleaf Ave Whittier CA 90601
2009 Finalist

5. Drago Centro

Voters Love

"Amazing pasta, brilliant service, and beautiful surroundings" 

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525 S Flower St Los Angeles CA 90071
2009 Finalist

5. Mama D's

Voters Love

"so it's not genuine italian, but i'd walk a there in my bare feet for the pink sauce on lobster ravioli."  via Susanica T.

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1125 Manhattan Ave Manhattan Beach CA 90266
Contest Overview
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