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Il Fornaio Restaurant Review: Located in Seattle’s Pacific Place galleria, Il Fornaio is an ideal destination after a shopping excursion or before a movie. Even though the restaurant is part of a national chain, the décor has none of the re-purposed feel, and its formal upstairs dining room features high ceilings, imposing murals and an elegant bar. Entrée options include ravioli filled with Italian sausage, free-range rotisserie chicken, and lasagna made with layers of fresh pasta sheets. Risotto, prepared to order, arrives firmly textured and creamy, perhaps accented with saffron and asparagus or studded with rock shrimp. Desserts leave something to be desired, but we're usually feeling too well fed to order one.