When hunger strikes, there are plenty of options for Italian food in North Dakota. From well-known Italian chains to Italian fusion with a twist, we scoured the state and found our favorite Italian restaurants. Here's our list of the 10 best Italian restaurants in North Dakota.
Devoni's is a family-owned Italian restaurant that offers classic Italian cuisine. A Facebook review raves, "Had the shrimp bisque, bruschetta, steak, and swordfish this evening and everything was to die for!"
Anima Cucina serves up French and Italian fusion that Bismarck can't get enough of. The restaurant's Housemade Squash Ravioli with Sage Brown Butter is a fan favorite during happy hour.
Italian Moon in Grand Forks is a no-frills place for a great plate of pasta or a pizza. The restaurant is a staple in the neighborhood, where families love their buffet options and classic dishes.
Looking for a great place to grab a pie with friends? Blackbird Woodfire offers pizzas that are "hell fired" (that means delicious) with a great atmosphere and takes on Italian cooking that traditionalists would approve of.
Try Food Riot for a quick Italian dish that's sure to please even the pickiest of eaters. One Google reviewer says, "if you are looking for fresh and delicious food this is the place to go!"
Roma's Italian Bistro is a neighborhood favorite for classic Italian dishes, including lunch specials and to-go options. Guests love their pasta and garlic rolls, which are "absolutely amazing," according to one regular customer.
Bistro 1100 is an American restaurant, but its excellent pasta dishes landed it on our list of best Italian restaurants. Try one of their signature cocktails and the lobster ravioli.
84 Italian Steakhouse is a romantic option for a delectable Italian meal. They are open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner! One TripAdvisor reviewer commented: "I have never gone on a date night and eaten all my meals in one sitting. Last night was the first time that happened."
The Olive Garden's slogan, "When you're here, you're family," is one of the reasons that this chain restaurant has remained popular for over 30 years. The unlimited soup, salad and breadsticks are another reason.
At Village Cafe, you can get a taste of Italy in the middle of America. Their pasta is fresh, and the atmosphere is warm and inviting.