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2015 Top 10 Italian Restaurants in San Francisco/Bay Area

Lively urban trattoria Cotogna is one of the Top 10 Italian Restaurants in San Francisco/Bay Area

Some people call it "spaghetti sauce," others call it "gravy," but when we enjoy well-made Italian food, we don't hesitate to mop up the extra sauce with some bread rather than let it go to waste. You can't always tell which restaurants are making fresh pasta, or their own tiramisu, by looking at the red tablecloths and white napkins. Whether you're craving a simple plate of spaghetti and meatballs, or an osso buco that melts in your mouth, here are our choices for the 2015 Top 10 Italian Restaurants in San Francisco/Bay Area, presented in alphabetical order. Mangia!


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