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Italian Kitchen is located at 698 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY 10502 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "Chef Shea Gallante brings his much acclaimed seasonal Italian fare to the table this June in Ardsley with the opening of his newest restaurant, Italian Kitchen. The restaurant will present classic, seasonally driven Italian cuisine, accented with modern twists, in a rustic, farmhouse setting."
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Noise level = Loud Serving lunch and dinner
The word is The food at Italian Kitchen is really good, but service "really" needs to improve.
Click to read review Enzo's Antichi Sapori, serving Italian food, is located at 111 Bedford Road in Armonk, NY 10504 in Westchester County. From the owner: "Home of the “yes!” special — just ask us to make what you like!"
The word is Enjoy dining at this "real deal" Italian, serving authentic dishes from Puglia" in a warm and comfortable atmosphere where the "food and service are superb". Oh, be sure you skip a meal before going, or prepare to take home a doggy bag.
Click to read review Rosie's Bistro Italiano is located at 10 Palmer Ave, Bronxville, NY 10708 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "Designed to merge the best of two worlds, Rosie’s offers delightful food in a classy ambiance, while maintaining its dedication to being a comfortable and affordable neighborhood bistro."
Noise level = Average Serving lunch and dinner
The word is "Everything is great" at this cute Italian bistro with a warm atmosphere, serving "well prepared dishes with fresh ingredients" at reasonable prices. Try their delicious gelato!
Click to read review Scalini Osteria Restaurant & Lounge, serving Tuscan cuisine, is located at 65 Pondfield Road, Bronxville, NY 10708 in southern Westchester County.
Outdoor dining on patio The word is The decor is lovely and dining on the outdoor patios" is wonderful at this "fine Italian" serving "food that is out of this world", "authentically Italian", with an "emphasis on fresh ingredients". Definitely "a destination restaurant for all of southern Westchester". Also in Restaurant Features Outdoor Dining
Click to read review Primavera Restaurant and Bar, serving Italian food, is located at 592 Route 22, Croton Falls, NY 10519 in the Town of North Salem in northern Westchester County.
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Noise level = Average Outdoor dining on patio Serving lunch and dinner Vegetarian options
The word is Excellent service at this attractive Italian serving delicious Osso Bucco, homemade pasta, in addition to many traditional Italian favorites. "Ask for the price of specials before ordering", otherwise reasonable prices for the setting and atmosphere.
Click to read review Gaetano's Italian Grille, serving Pizza and Italian dishes, is located at 2025 Albany Post Road, Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520 in Westchester County.
Live Music Outdoor dining on patio The word is Enjoy outdoor dining in warm weather at this family style and kid friendly Italian serving "delicious brick oven pizzas" sandwiches, salads, and entrees. Also in Restaurant Cuisines Pizza
Click to read review The Cookery, serving Italian "family cooking", is located at 39 Chestnut Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522, Westchester County.
From the owner: "We are a neighborhood restaurant dedicated to capturing the warmth of Italian comfort food while using sustainable products and keeping our prices modest. Comfortably located in Dobbs Ferry, one of Westchester’s quaintest and beautiful river towns, The Cookery has embraced the positive energy exchanged from its local patrons and uses it to fuel the quest for great food and ceaseless creativity. The neo-nostalgic Italian menu proves evident of Chef DiBari’s style of cooking which is to progressively approach simplicity."
Saturday and Sunday Brunch Serving dinner and weekend brunch
The word is Wonderfully delicious food served in a warm and charming room, by a knowledgeable and caring wait-staff.
Alaroma Restaurant, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 86 Main Street, Elmsford, New York 10532 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "This casual eatery serves generous portions of Italian-American fare, including pork chops stuffed with prosciutto and fontina cheese, chicken scarparo, zuppa di pesce, and spedini Alaroma (bread and cheese in an egg batter with a francese sauce). Outdoor patio seating is available in the warmer months. Open every day for lunch and dinner. Reservations recommended."
Noise level = Quiet Outdoor dining on patio
The word is Enjoy "the best Italian home cooking" made to order at Alaroma where you will feel like family being served a great meal.
Al Dente Italian Trattoria is located at 60 Halstead Ave, Harrison, NY 10528 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "The passion in our food comes from the passion in our chefs. Our food is prepared lovingly with only the freshest of ingredients, authentic recipes and pride. Al Dente Italian Trattoria is the one dining experience that has all the right ingredients, where everything comes together for the perfect and memorable meal served family style or one dish at a time."
Noise level = Loud Outdoor Dining Serving lunch and dinner TV
Click to read review Emilio Ristorante is located at 1 Colonial Place, Harrison, NY 10528 in Westchester County. Situated in a century old Colonial home, Emilio's Ristorante has been serving authentic regional Italian food for more than 30 years. Press blue button for menu, reviews, and website.
Outdoor Dining No cell phones in dining room The word is Excellent homemade pasta and traditional fine Italian cuisine served in a warm comfortable setting with fresh flowers and candlelight.
Click to read review Trattoria Vivolo, serving Italian food, is located in a renovated vintage diner across the street from the Harrison Metro-North train station at 301 Halstead Ave, Harrison, NY 10528.
Romantic old-fashion diner Serving lunch and dinner
The word is "This hidden gem in the heart of Harrison", is located in an old-fashioned diner with narrow booths and counter seating from days gone-bye. "A charming and somewhat romantic environment, with wonderful Italian food and an excellent selection of Italian wines."
Click to read review Il Sorriso Ristorante Italiano, serving traditional Italian cuisine, is located at 5 North Buckhout Street, Irvington-on-Hudson, NY 10533 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "A well-established eatery in Irvington-on-Hudson, Il Sorriso has kept true to its reputation as a first-class dining experience while transforming its interiors to create an even more warm and welcoming environment. Its colors are reflective of antiquated Italian villages that dot the fertile landscape of Tuscany, and its impeccably trained waitstaff is there to anticipate your every need."
Bar and Lounge area Noise level = quiet to loud when full Outdoor dining on patio Pizza (Handmade in wood-fired Italian brick oven.) Serving lunch and dinner Wine Cellar The word is This "favorite neighborhood Italian" serving "delicious brick oven pizza" and "great pasta dishes" by an "attentive waitstaff", offers tables with a view of the Hudson River and an attractive dining room for cooler nights. Also in Restaurant Cuisines Pizza
Click to read review Mima Vinoteca, Kitchen & Wine Bar is located at 63 Main Street in Irvington, NY 10533 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "Mima is a reminder of all our grandmothers and mothers who taught and cooked for us as we grew. Mima is what we call our grandmothers and it is how we present our endeavor to you, a restaurant that remembers the classics and modern world . . . Mima is a beautiful 75-seat restaurant and wine bar. Surrounded by original brick walls lined with wine bottles, the restaurant is set with rustic Tuscan wood tables, intimate flickering candles, and of course pictures of Mima.”
1/2 price bottle of house wine - Monday nights Noise level = Can get loud Organic options & Wild Salmon available Serving lunch and dinner The word is "Cozy rustic atmosphere" good service, and great food. Also in Restaurant Features Local, Grass-Fed | Organic
Click to read review Peppino's Ristorante, serving Italian food, is located in the historic Katonah Train Station at 116 Katonah Ave, Katonah, New York 10536. Peppino's offers an abundant menu, great service and a warm, inviting atmosphere. "If you are craving a special dish that you don't see listed on our menu, please ask as we consider our menu simply a suggestion."
Anna Maria's, serving fine Italian cuisine, is located at 18 Chatsworth Ave, Larchmont, NY 10538 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "Anna Maria made her debut at Gracie Mansion as a prep cook and was quickly promoted to assistant cook. Under the Guiliani administration she would be awarded the position of executive chef, and later chief administrator of Gracie Mansion. In these capacities she would be responsible for all facets of event planning and execution. Her success at these tasks can be gauged by the praise she received from Mayor Guiliani, who presented her with the New York Restaurant School's distinguished career award. She would hold this position until the end of the Guiliani administration in 2002."
Full Bar Noise level = Average Outdoor dining on sidewalk Serving lunch and dinner WiFi = Free
The word is The warm and inviting atmosphere of Anna Maria's makes you feel that you are "at home", especially when Anna Maria visits your table to ask what you want for dinner.
Click to read review Augie’s Family Style Italian Restaurant, serving Italian food, is located at 2417 Boston Post Road in Larchmont, Westchester NY 10538.
From the owner: "At Augie’s Restaurant in Larchmont we appreciate our family of customers who have depended on us throughout the years to serve them the highest quality of meat, fish, and pasta. We travel all over New York to ensure that freshness and quality is used for all our recipes. When it comes to quality and freshness, we go to the source, and that’s a promise. From Hunt’s Point Market to Fulton Fish Market, we are there to check and insure the quality of our meats and the freshness of our produce."
Fiamma Trattoria, serving Traditional Italian cuisine, is located at 501 Halstead Ave, Mamaroneck, NY 10543 in southern Westchester County.
Beer & Wine Noise level: Average Serving lunch and dinner
This traditional Italian is a "neighborhood gem", offering a cozy and simply styled dining room, fresh house-made bread with bruschetta, house-made pasta dishes, signature Tagliatelle Bolognese, roasted wild boar, fresh clams and excellent fish; for dessert try Nutella or cream-filled calzones.
Click to read review Il Castello, serving Northern Italian food, is located at 576 Mamaroneck Ave in Mamaroneck, Westchester NY 10543.
The word is Excellent food at this high-end Italian serving fresh pasta, seafood, and steak. Try the whole roasted fish, zabaglione, or the "wonderful table-side made caesar salad," "Everything was delicious, we can't wait to go back." Good location with valet parking.
Rosa's La Scarbitta Ristorante, serving Italian food, is located at 215 Halstead Ave, Mamaroneck, NY 10543 in Westchester County.
The word is "Rosa's is filled with family friendly service and great food" and is "a must for anyone who loves eating excellent Italian cuisine". Once you've dined at Rosa's you will agree with the message on the wall; "Come in as a stranger, leave as a member of the family".
Sienna Italian-American Grill serving Italian food, is located at 107 Mamaroneck Ave, White Plains, NY 10601 in Westchester County. "Cabo Lounge is a, 8,000 sq. foot restaurant and lounge. Cabo offers an array of atmospheres such as a restaurant, bar, private rooms for special events and a lounge/nightclub."
Click to read review Bellizzi Restaurant, offering Southern Italian food and pizza, is located at 153 Main Street, Mount Kisco, NY 10549 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "Welcome to a new kind of dining experience. Gourmet pizza and Italian specialties served in a comfortable, family-oriented environment with delivery and take-out available. We create unforgettable birthday parties for the birthday child and all who attend. Come and sample our homemade, award-winning gelato and healthy smoothies. We use only the freshest ingredients in all of our menu items to ensure nutrition and great taste."
Arcade for kids Beer & Wine Children's Birthday Parties Gelato (home-made) Gluten-Free Menu Kids Menu Noise level = very loud Outdoor seating in front of store Serving lunch and dinner Smoothies
Click to read review Mardino's Restaurant, serving Italian food, steak and seafood, is located at 473 Lexington Ave, Mount Kisco, NY 10549 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "Town resident Fernando Mardino established the restaurant over 35 years ago. It has occupied the same location since its opening."
The word is Meet the chef as he comes out to check on your meal at this "lovely little restaurant" with warm and gracious service, offering Italian, steak, and seafood dishes, "prepared well with generous servings". Also in Category Hudson Valley - Restaurants
Click to read review Via Vanti, an Italian cafe, is located at 2 Kirby Plaza, Mount Kisco, NY, 10549 in Mount Kisco's landmark commuter railroad station. Commuters avail themselves of Via Vanti's take-out items including, morning coffee, baked goods, and breadless Panini.
"Best gelato in New York" Opens at 5:00 am"
The word is Even if you're not catching a train, be sure to stop at this fabulous Italian cafe in the Mt. Kisco railroad station; serving creative and delicious dishes in a great space, with attentive service at affordable prices; don't forget to try the gelato.
Click to read review Ristorante Buona Sera, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 546 Gramatan Ave, Mt. Vernon, NY 10552 in Westchester County. The word is Most loved the food at this neighborhood Italian where the atmosphere "takes you back 40 years". Also in Category Hudson Valley - Restaurants
Solano's Lincoln Lounge
Solano's Lincoln Lounge, serving Italian food and pizza, is located at 209 Stevens Ave, Mt. Vernon, NY 10550 in Westchester County.
The word is When you open the door you'll "step back in time" at this comfortable family style gem in Mount Vernon. Solano's family restaurant, open since the 1950's, has been around this long for a reason. They serve the "most amazing pizza, great Italian dishes, and everything is fresh and tastes home made". Visit this Mount Vernon gem.
Agostino's Italian Ristorante, serving Italian food, is located at 336 Pelham Road, New Rochelle, NY 10805 in Westchester County.
The word is "This restaurant is a gem." The food is fresh and homemade, and "everything is cooked from scratch." Enjoy delicious calamari, broccoli rabe, and healthy options such as "pasta made from wheat". Must try.
Click to read review Spadaro, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 211 East Main Street, New Rochelle, NY 10801 in Westchester County.
Family style portions
The word is This small (38 seats) family run Italian offers "the best Italian food outside of Italy" prepared from the freshest ingredients. "This is real Italian, just like the old country." "Go hungry and enjoy family style portions of fabulous food." Some say “noisy and expensive, but definitely worth it!” Reservations needed.
Abatino's Pizza & Pasta Restaurant is located at 670 North Broadway (Stop & Shop Shopping Center), North White Plains, NY 10603 in Westchester County. Abatino's provides a "family" dining experience with fresh prepared foods at reasonable prices.
From the owner: "Jackie and Ralph Pisani, along with their dedicated waitstaff, have worked to maintain a family dining experience that Ralph and his mother created back in 1985. As soon as you walk in the door, you're greeted by one of the staff, with a friendly smile; and those pleasantries are carried out through lunch and dinner. We always serve fresh prepared foods of the highest quality."
The word is Attractive local family restaurant with a warm and cozy atmosphere, serving consistently excellent food. "The staff is friendly and the food is always good." "They make the best chicken or Veal Sorrentino." Must try!
Gleason's, serving flatbreads, salad and pastas, is located at 911 South Street, Peekskill, NY 10566 in northwestern Westchester County, just around the corner from the Paramount Center for the Arts and only a few blocks away from the Birdsall House.
From the owner: "The menu focuses on artisanal flat bread pizza, as well as soups, and salads. The kitchen will source local produce and meats whenever possible. We feature a full bar, including 8 draughts lines of American Craft Beer, fine wine, and specialty cocktails."
Late hours Noise level = Average Serving lunch, dinner Wi-Fi = Free
The word is Fun decor, cozy with a "1940's vibe" at this "contemporary restaurant and bar" serving craft beers, wine, and a menu made of locally sourced ingredients for delicious fresh soups, flatbread pizza, salads and specialty pastas.
Click to read review La Fontanella, serving Italian-Adriatic cuisine, is located at 115 Wolfs Lane, Pelham, NY 10803 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "La Fontanella is conveniently located in Pelham, New York and has now been in business for four years serving its customers only the best, most authentic Italian-Adriatic cuisine. The building has been recently renovated, offering the most relaxing, elegant ambiance in Westchester with a new full-service granite bar. Whether you're in the mood for a quick lunch, a full course dinner, an evening snack, or something in between, La Fontanella offers outstanding Italian cuisine, a great wine list, a luxurious selection of desserts, a full bar, and exceptional service."
Noise level = Average Serving lunch and dinner
The word is Rave reviews abound for this "amazing Italian" where "everything is excellent" and "everyone is devoted to making your dining experience the best".
Click to read review Villa Nova E., serving Italian food, is located at 6 First Street, Pelham, New York 10803. Villa Nova E. has been family owned and operated for 36 years. Press blue button for menus.
A' Mangiare, a neighborhood Pizza & Italian food restaurant, is located at 59 Marble Ave, Pleasantville, NY 10570 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "A' Mangiare is a neighborhood Pizza & Italian food restaurant offering many choices of standard Italian food."
Noise level = Average Outdoor dining on patio Serving lunch and dinner TV's at bar
The word is The new space offers TV's and bar, patio dining in the summer, and good Southern Italian food; however the service has been slow and unfriendly, and parking can be a problem if the lot is full.
Alba's Restaurant, serving Northern Italian food, is located at 400 North Main Street, Port Chester, NY 10573 in Westchester County.
Bar area Fireplace Noise level = Average Serving lunch and dinner
The word is Enjoy fine dining at this attractive up-market Northern Italian, set in a converted old home with several dining areas, offering excellent food, including fresh seafood dishes and table side Caesar salad.
Arrosto, serving Italian and Contemporary American cuisine, is located at 25 South Regents Street, Port Chester, NY 10573 in Westchester County. "Inspired by his grandmother and driven by a desire to get it right with an experience that rivals the very best home-cooked meals, restaurateur Polistina brings us Arrosto."
Farm-To-Table Outdoor dining on patio
The word is "Vibrant bar scene" and "lovely decor" compliment this Italian where most "had a really enjoyable dining experience." "I've been here twice and my entrees have been superb." The pasta is homemade and amazing! Definitely worth a try.
Click to read review Nessa, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 325 North Main Street, Port Chester, NY 10573 in Westchester County. "There is something quite seductive about the smell of fresh basil. When you rub it onto your hands, the oils from the herb stay with you . . . A great piece of bread topped with our pesto, and paired with a great Italian Barollo is in our opinion what life is all about."
The word is Very good food, but it can get too noisy.
Click to read review Pasquale Ristorante II, serving Southern Italian "Grandma-style" cooking, is located at 2 Putnam Ave, Port Chester, NY 10573. Pasquale offers "The fabulous cuisine of Arthur Ave in the Bronx".
Per Voi II, serving fine Italian cuisine, is located at 23 North Main Street, Port Chester, NY 10573 in southern Westchester County.
From the owner: "With the reopening of the Capitol Theater, and with Justin staring in a new TV show on the Fuse Network, Per Voi 2 is becoming the local hot spot that it was in the past. If you want to enjoy an amazing Italian meal and a great show at the Capitol Theater, or maybe just have a chance at being seen on Justin’s TV show, come on down to Per Voi 2."
Family Style Dinner (Sunday - Thursday) Happy Hour Noise level = Average Outdoor Dining Serving lunch and dinner
Click to read review Tarry Lodge, serving classic and modern Italian cuisine, and Pizza, is located at 18 Mill Street, Port Chester, NY 10573.
The word is The food is great at this Port Chester Italian serving amazing pizzas, great antipasti and wonderful pastas; when the restaurant is full some complain of high noise level in the attractive main room, and parking may be difficult; but most agree they had a fantastic dining experience.
Click to read review Di Nardo's, serving Italian food and Pizza, is located at 76 Westchester Ave in Scott's Corner, Pound Ridge, NY 10576. DiNardo's is an upscale restaurant, serving regional Italian cuisine.
Outdoor dining on patio
The word is The pizza is great and the more traditional Italian dishes are just delicious. Dine in one of two rooms; a quiet room with terrific old photos on the wall; and a more casual dining option in the front of the restaurant; in warm weather sit on the lovely large patio with awning.
Racanelli's Pizzeria & Restaurant is located in the Rye Ridge Shopping Center at 136 South Ridge Street, Rye Brook, NY 10573 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "Racanelli's Pizzeria & Restaurant is a fine, authentic, Italian style restaurant catering to people who are looking for a genuine Italian menu with a great social and romantic atmosphere. We offer a wide array of dishes from authentic New York Style pizza to home cooked pasta sauces to hand crafted salads. Our premium drinks include top shelf liquors and the finest imported and domestic beers. Come by and sit down for a drink and a slice of pizza at out custom marble wrap-around bar. Looking to relax a little? Come by and take advantage of our expansive new outdoor seating area, sip a cappuccino and enjoy a light salad while talking with friends."
Coupons Family sized portions available Noise level = Loud Serving lunch and dinner
The word is Neighborhood Italian with good food and quick service at affordable prices; "their Margherita Pizza is the best in the area".
Al Dente Restaurant, serving Pizza and Italian cuisine, is located at 7 Elm Place, Rye, NY 10580 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "Located in the heart of Rye, Al Dente Pizzeria and Restaurant has been consistently providing our customers with a combination of the highest quality, great tasting food, in a friendly atmosphere with great music. Our menu ranges from homemade sandwiches, soups, calzones, and an assortment of specialty rolls and pizza pies to delicious pasta, chicken, veal, and seafood dishes. All of our dishes are made fresh to order."
Free delivery Gluten free pizza Noise level = Average Serving lunch and dinner
Click to read review Aurora, serving Italian food, is located at 60 Purchase Street, Rye, NY. Aurora is a Tuscan themed restaurant in the heart of Rye Village's shopping district. Aurora offers a diverse menu including fresh homemade pasta, pizzas from the wood burning oven, and a variety of seafood and meat dishes. Our French doors can open to allow dining patrons a sidewalk Cafe dining experience.
The 808 Bistro, serving Italian fusion, is located at 808 Scarsdale Ave, Scarsdale, NY 10583 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "Salvatore owner/chef says his cuisine is described as “Italian without borders” with French, Asian, Mediterranean, and Latin influences. Using only the freshest, predominantly organic ingredients, the menu’s updated frequently to keep it seasonal. Traditional Italian chicken, veal and fish are always offered, and the restaurant accommodates special request."
Local, grass-fed and organic ingredients Noise level = Loud Outdoor dining Serving lunch and dinner
The word is Don't miss dining at this attractive and inviting bistro offering a wide range of delicious dishes, all prepared to perfection.
Click to read review Massa is an Italian restaurant & wine bar located at 2 Weaver Street, Scarsdale, NY 10583 in Westchester County. Massa features classic Italian cuisine influenced by the region of Puglia.
The word is Enjoyed the "excellent fish and pasta" at Massa, decorated in a lovely "farmhouse" decor with planked vaulted ceiling; "but the noise level was too loud for conversation" and the service is inconsistent.
Savona, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 2 Chase Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583 in Westchester County.
Noise level = Loud Outdoor dining on patio Sunday Brunch
The word is Stop in for "French and Italian-Riviera inspired cuisine" at this trendy Scarsdale restaurant offering a "light, airy, and contemporary" decor; where the wait-staff is "delightful" and the "food is excellent". If you're looking for quiet conversation, plan on dining on the patio.
Click to read review TuttaBella Trattoria, serving classic Italian cuisine, is located at 754 White Plains Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583 in Westchester County.
The word is Upscale Italian offering several lovely dining areas with understated decor, including the option of dining in the Wine Cellar and in good weather the outdoor patio; Food includes "great Italian classics" along with "creative new dishes and a terrific wine selection".
Click to read review Villa Roma Pizzeria is located at 8 Depot Place, Scarsdale, NY 10583 in Westchester County. Located on the south side of the train station, Villa Roma offers traditional style pizza and many specialty slices.
The word is "The best thin crust pizza" also offering excellent specialty pizza slices.
Finalmente Trattoria and Wine Bar, serving Italian food, is located at 31 Beekman Ave, Sleepy Hollow NY 10591, Westchester County in the Hudson Valley.
Outdoor dining on patio
The word is The service is perfect and the decor is lovely at this intimate Italian serving fresh and delicious food. "The seabass is heaven" the "pasta dishes are all good" and the "desserts are wonderful". Must try.
Click to read review Il Forno Trattoria, serving Brick Oven Pizza and regional Italian cuisine, is located at 343 Route 202, Somers, NY 10589 in northern Westchester County.
The word is Locals enjoy this Italian restaurant with a "busy take-out pizza business" and traditional Italian dishes at affordable prices; generally, a good place to take the family, but you may have to wait for seating.
Click to read review Isabella Italian Bistro is located at 61 Main, Tarrytown NY 10591 in Westchester County. Rocco and Tino moved from Roscigno Italy over 20 year ago and have been in the food business since, by bringing us all a taste of traditional Italian food.
The word is "The food is excellent" at this convenient location near the Tarrytown Music Hall, with a "friendly staff" and "authentic Italian".
Click to read review Buon Amici Italian Restaurant, serving regional Italian cuisine, is located at 238 Central Ave (One Block South of the County Center), White Plains, NY 10606 in Westchester County.
From the owner: Join us at Buon Amici. A robust regional Italian cuisine for the whole family. Come in for lunch, dinner or your special catered event. We have daily lunch specials, an exquisite dinner menu and a variety of catering options for any occasion.
Click to read review Ernesto Restaurant, serving Italian food and Pizza, is located at 130 West Post Road, White Plains, NY 10606 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "Family owned and operated, Ernesto’s serves fresh delicious food in an elegant, yet relaxing setting. It’s proprietor, Ernesto Capalbo, has been in the restaurant business since his arrival to America in 1969. Inspired by the American dream and his own Italian culture, Ernesto always strives to bring his clientele a true experience of Italian hospitality. On many nights of the week, you are sure to see Ernesto graciously taking the time to speak with many new guests and regular patrons, whom over the years have become the closest of friends and part of la famiglia di Ernesto’s Ristorante. Indeed, there is a warmth and genuineness extended by the entire staff of Ernesto’s."
Serving lunch and dinner
The word is "Good food" and "excellent service" at this traditional Italian white tablecloth restaurant.
Click to read review La Bocca Ristorante, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 8 Church Street, White Plains, NY 10601 in Westchester County.
The word is Small Italian restaurant where the service is "attentive and proffessional". "Great pastas" and "unique delicious dishes that make it difficult to choose" but once you do you'll be back for more.
Mulberry Street, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 189 East Post Road, White Plains, NY 10601 in Westchester County.
Food priced as single dishes and large family platters for sharing Happy Hour (weekdays from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm) Live music on Saturdays
The word is Great space (open space with brick walls, tin ceiling, open kitchen, and floor to ceiling windows) at this Italian bistro serving home-style Italian food priced two ways: single dish or large family platters for sharing. "Outstanding pizza" and the food is "just like momma used to make".
Click to read review Mulino's of Westchester, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 99 Court Street in White Plains, Westchester NY 10601.
Beautiful during the Christmas holidays Live Music 'piano'
The word is Expensive, but a great place for "special occasions" and especially on Christmas. The "decor is upscale and the service is attentive". The food is "consistently very good" but could use an update.
87 Vines, Wine Bar and Restaurant, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 708 Central Park Ave, Yonkers NY 10710 in Westchester County.
From the owner: "A Manhattan Style wine bar and restaurant, offering fine Traditional Italian Food, Chops & Seafood, along with some 87 Signature dishes that is aimed at pleasing your palate. From Wine Flights to Wine Tastings, our carefully selected wines will enhance your passion for the grape. Our homestead will be introducing new and exciting flavors with a value attached . . ."
The word is "The atmosphere, the food, and the service is excellent" at this wonderful Wine Bar in southern Westchester County. We enjoyed everything from the "appetizer to the delicious cheese cake." Also in Category Hudson Valley - Restaurants
Click to read review Louie & Johnnie's, serving traditional regional Italian food, is located at 887 Yonkers Ave, Yonkers, NY 10704. Louie & Johnnie's is across the street from Empire City Yonkers Raceway & Casino. Press blue button for more about this Italian restaurant in Yonkers.
Click to read review Tombolino Restaurant, serving Italian food, is located at 356 Kimball Ave, Yonkers NY 10704, Westchester County.
The word is "Outstanding", "superb", "warm", "inviting", and the "food is amazing" are just some of the accolades from happy diners; and if you don't see a particular item on the menu, Pietro will do his best to satisfy your taste buds.
Click to read review Zuppa, serving Northern Italian cuisine, is located at 59-61 Main Street, Yonkers NY 10701, a River Town in Westchester County.
Restaurant Review Art collection by local artists Organic options on menu Private dining room set in wine cellar
The word is Enjoy dining in this attractive space (set in historically preserved Gazette Building, 100-year-old brick walls, original wood floors and high ceilings) offering a seasonal Northern Italian menu of tasty dishes served by an excellent wait staff. Free valet parking.
Katrinella's Bistro, serving Italian food, is located at 123 1/2 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12202 in the Capital Region.
The word is The "decor and ambiance are fantastic" at this "quaint tiny restaurant" serving "delicious Italian at reasonable prices". We loved the "warm bread and dipping herbs" brought to each table and "our three course meal was delicious at unbelievable value". Don't miss this charming restaurant in the heart of Albany.
Lombardo's, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 121 Madison Ave, Albany, NY 12207 in the Capital Region of New York State. "Lombardo's has been operating since 1919. In 1934, prohibition was repealed and the present barroom was acquired. The room previously housed an Italian consulate office and an ice cream parlor. People often recall the black and white tiled floors, the iconic art murals on the walls and the original bar itself with it's old world charm intact."
The word is "The decor and ambience are lovely with classic Albany architecture and an old world feeling" offering "outstanding service" and good classic Italian fare.
Vico Restaurant & Bar, a Northern Italian restaurant serving Tuscan cuisine, is located at 136 Warren Street, Hudson, NY 12534, Columbia County in the upper-Hudson Valley.
From the owners: "It is our aim to build a restaurant around locally grown, seasonal ingredients from the Hudson Valley, uncomplicated preparation based on the centuries-old traditions of Italian cuisine, learning about naturally produced, small-scale wines from Tuscany and other regions of Italy as well as personalized service . . . At Vico, the vast majority of our meat, poultry, dairy, eggs and in-season produce is locally grown and raised in Columbia County."
Local and organic ingredients Noise level = Quiet Outdoor dining on deck in garden
The word is "Atmosphere is perfect, service is always warm and friendly, I am a Vegetarian and they are always happy to create something amazing"; "Outdoor dining at its best"; "Vico never disappoints"; "Wonderful food, exceptional service".
Muscoot North Restaurant, serving Italian American cuisine, is located at 109 Carpenter Road, Hopewell Junction NY 12533, Dutchess County in the Hudson Valley.
From the owner: "Muscoot North Restaurant has been a favorite for both locals and travelers on the Taconic Parkway for over 25 years. Originally a candy and sandwich shop, it became a full service restaurant called the Furnace Mill Inn. Eventually, the name was changed to Muscoot North. Muscoot Restaurant North continues the tradition of serving fresh food in a cozy atmosphere. If you have been "driving by for all these years", now is the time to stop and see what we are about. You will be glad you did."
The word is Friendly service at this 25 year old mainstay offering great pizza "the best pizza I have ever eaten" and excellent "blackboard specials" that have been wonderful throughout the "twenty years I have eaten here".
Ristorante Caterina de' Medici, serving Italian cuisine, is located at the Culinary Institute of America at 1946 Campus Drive (Route 9), Hyde Park NY 12538, Dutchess County in the Hudson River Valley. Ristorante Caterina de' Medici is located in the beautiful Colavita Center for Italian Food and Wine. Its á la carte menu features seasonal ingredients and authentic flavor combinations of this much-beloved cuisine, as well as a diverse selection of Italian wines, beers, and apéritifs.
The word is Ristorante Caterina de' Medici was awarded "Best Dutchess County Restaurant" in Hudson Valley Magazine's annual "Best Of The Hudson Valley" awards.
Amici's Restaurant, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 35 Main Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 in the waterfront district of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County in the Hudson Valley.
From the owner: "Part of the Hudson River Waterfront area of Poughkeepsie in Dutchess County, New York, our multi-faceted establishment consists of a casual yet upscale dining room serving classic and contemporary Italian-American fare, prepared by our experienced Culinary Institute chef, owner Joel Trocino. In addition to our regular seasonal menu, we offer daily specials. Our Dinner Menu offers a wide variety of appetizers, Soups & Salads, and delicious entrees of Chicken, Veal, Eggplant, Steaks and Seafood. For Lunch we have smaller portions of our dinner selections, as well as wraps, paninis, flat breads, and our specialty pizzas."
Cosimos Poughkeepsie, serving Brick Oven Pizza and Italian food, is located at 120 Delafield Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, Dutchess County in the mid-Hudson Valley.
Bar Lounge Outdoor dining on patio Wood fired brick oven The word is Good family restaurant where the decor is inviting, the pizza is good, and you can enjoy large portions of "delicious Italian dishes"; the downside is that the noise level is too loud. Also in Restaurant Cuisines Pizza
The Derby, serving American food, is located at 96 Main Street, Poughkeepsie NY 12601, Dutchess County in the Hudson Valley. The Derby has been a landmark in Poughkeepsie for more than 80 years, now serving Modern American cuisine. "Every item is made in house including all of our sauces, dressings, breads and butter."
Milanese Restaurant, serving Italian food, is located at 115 Main Street, Poughkeepsie NY 12601, Dutchess County in the Hudson River Valley. Press blue button for menus and more about Milanese Restaurant.
Note: Milanese Restaurant is within walking distance of Bardavon in Poughkeepsie.
Brother's Trattoria, serving Northern Italian cuisine, is located at 2540 Town Plaza, Route 55, Poughquag NY 12570, Dutchess County in the Hudson Valley. Brother's restaurant has two rooms; the Pizza restaurant and the more formal dining room.
Room for Pizza Restaurant Room for fine Italian dining
The word is Enjoy pizza and sandwiches in the front cafe, or for a more formal setting, enjoy the dining room; serving very good Italian food.
Mercato - Osteria & Enoteca, cafe, pasta shop, and wine bar, is located at 61 East Market Street, Red Hook, NY 12571, Dutchess County in the Hudson Valley. Italian family run osteria serving honest, tasteful food in a comfortable setting. "Our cucina utilizes the freshest market, local and always seasonal ingredients to prepare authentic meals and aromas."
The word is Fabulous Northern Italian food in casual atmosphere. May be a bit crowded, but the food is worth it.
Il Continori Restaurante, serving fine Italian food, is located at 2648 East Main Street, Wappingers Falls NY 12590, Dutchess County in the Hudson Valley.
The word is Very good Northern Italian cuisine served by a friendly staff in charming rustic storefronts (two storefronts of a fabulous old building) room with large windows and brick walls, ensure diners come back again and again.
Cosimos Woodbury, serving Brick Oven Pizza and Italian food, is located at 100 County Route 32 in Central Valley, NY 10917, Orange County in the Hudson Valley; just a short walk from Woodbury Common Premium Outlets.
Bar Lounge Outdoor dining on patio Wood fired brick oven
The word is Enjoyed by many looking for a casual Italian where the "décor is warm and inviting" the food is good, and the "wood fired pizza is great".
Cosimos On Union, serving Brick Oven Pizza and Italian food, is located at 1217 Route 300, Newburgh NY 12550, Orange County in the Hudson Valley.
Bar Lounge Outdoor dining on patio Wood fired brick oven
The word is Enjoyed by many looking for a casual Italian where the "décor is warm and inviting" and the food is good; "I love this place and dream of their Chicken Chinois Salad with that tasty ginger dressing" and you can get "delicious pizzas".
Il Cenácolo, serving Northern Italian cuisine, is located at 228 South Plank Road, Newburgh NY 12550, Orange County in the Hudson Valley.
The word is Everyone agrees that the food at this "amazing restaurant"; although "off the beaten path"; is just fabulous. When you "walk into Cenácolo, it's like you've been transplanted to Italy". "You'll think you're in Tuscany." Truly wonderful.
Fratello Restaurant & Bar, serving "family style" Italian food and Brick Oven Pizza, is located at 22 Spring Street, Warwick NY 10990, Orange County in the Hudson Valley.
From the owner: "Before dinner, spend a few relaxing minutes in the comfortable mahogany lounge and bar watching any of several events on HDTV. The food can be described as "Old School Italian" with specialties from various regions throughout Italy. In addition to individual servings, Fratello offers platters served family style."
Serving lunch and dinner
The word is Sit in the "beautiful dining room with vaulted ceiling" and enjoy excellent service, delicious pizza and Italian dishes."
Click to read review Aversano's, serving Italian food, is located at 1620 Route 22, Brewster NY 10509, Putnam County in the Hudson Valley.
From the owner: Since 1986 brothers John and Paul Aversano are proud to have served three generations of families within the community. The restaurant presents a simple, sophisticated atmosphere served by a warm and friendly staff offering authentic Southern Italian cooking inspired by the Aversano family roots in the regions of Calabria and Ponza. Aversano’s pizzeria serves award winning traditional New York style pizza as well as calzones, panini and a large menu of take-out meals.
Bar Area (wifi accessible) Bar Menu Noise level = Quiet Serving lunch and dinner
The word is Aversano's, a neighborhood favorite for years, is now sporting an upscale decor and warm ambiance (recently renovated). Locals that "love this place" can still enjoy "delicious food and excellent service". The good old pizzeria? It’s still in the same place, with the new Aversano’s built next to it.
Click to read review Rraci Restaurant, serving authentic Italian cuisine, is located at 3670 Danbury Road, Brewster NY 10509, Putnam County in the Hudson Valley.
From the owner: "Wheather this is your first visit or if you have dined with us before, you will find that we do everything possible to make your experience a truly memorable one. The food at Rraci's is an interesting blend of both traditional and innovative Italian cuisine. All of our pasta's and desserts are made daily in the back of the house."
Family run and operated Noise level = Loud Outdoor dining on patio
The word is "Being a local Brewster person, it is nice to have a safe restaurant to go to for a good meal with fresh food." The decor, menu and staff are reminiscent of times gone by, and while many enjoy the "classic preparations using fresh and high quality ingredients" others say too pricey. When crowded, the restaurant is loud, but in good weather, you can enjoy "quiet conversations on the lovely outdoor patio".
Fratelli's Restaurant, serving Italian food, is located at 376 West U.S. 6, Mahopac, NY 10541 in Putnam County.
From the owner: Fratelli has been serving the finest homemade Italian dishes for over two decades. At Fratelli II we serve simple, fresh Italian food in a comfortable, neighborhood setting. We offer daily specials and an intriguing selection of Italian wines by the glass and bottle.
Fireplace Serving lunch and dinner
The word is "Authentic Southern Italian cooking" where "everything is perfectly prepared" and served at reasonable prices.
Lanterna Tuscan Bistro, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 3 South Broadway, Nyack, NY 10960, in one of the Hudson River Towns of Rockland County.
From the owner: "Chef Giannini uses his culinary skill to create and serve the flavors of Tuscany to Nyack and the surrounding community. Today, Chef Giannini is involved in all aspects of his restaurant’s operation; from inside the kitchen to the front of the house, he loves his work. Outside of the restaurant, he has served as a contributor to national publications as well as a consulting chef. He has been a featured chef at the James Beard Foundation and The Italian Culinary Center."
The word is Reservations are a good idea at this small restaurant offering a casual intimate setting, excellent service, and wonderful food. Wine recommendations are perfectly paired with delicious seasonal dishes. "Great food, drink, and atmosphere." Must try.
O lar, serving Mediterranean cuisine, is located at 587 Piermont Ave, Piermont, NY 10968 in one of the River Towns of Rockland County.
From the owner: "O lar serving Spanish, Italian, and Basque cuisine, including pizza made in a 700-degree oven. Polpetti (Italian meatballs stuffed with smoked mozz) make great game food! Want to break tradition - Roasted Butternut Squash and Chestnut salad is warm, hearty, wintry goodness."
The word is Rave reviews for O lar, offering a warm and cozy atmosphere, delicious home-made dishes created from fresh ingredients, including produce from Stone Barns Center, and served with gracious care. You may have to wait for a table, but this 'Must try' is worth the wait.
La Traviata, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 500 Route 340, Sparkill, NY 10976 in Rockland County.
From the owner: Take a culinary tour of Italy; our staff is here to guide and inspire you. Family style service, like in classic Italian restaurants, creates an enriching experience where guests share a range of tastes together.
Live music on Friday & Saturday Outdoor dining on patio Serving dinner
A Tavola, serving Italian cuisine, is located at 46 Main Street, New Paltz NY 12561, Ulster County in the Hudson Valley.
From the owner: With inspiration drawn from the Italian countryside, A Tavola focuses on fresh local produce and ingredients in a rustic, family-style atmosphere. The seasonally inspired menu centers on bringing the farm to the table and includes many creative homemade pasta dishes inspired by classics found throughout Italy. Mismatched farm tables set under candlelight call diners to the table to enjoy a crescendo of rustic country fare. Whether stopping by for a small antipasto and a glass of wine at the bar, or enjoying a meal with friends, A Tavola evokes the true art of Italian dining
Noise level = Average Serving dinner
The word is "Great food, warm friendly atmosphere and wonderful service." A Tavola is excellent; "From the homemade bread and pasta through dessert, everything was fabulous". "The best Italian restaurant ever." Must try!
Cucina, serving contemporary Italian food based on seasonal local ingredients, is located at 109 Mill Hill Road, Woodstock, NY 12498 in Ulster County in the Hudson Valley.
Fireside dining Outdoor dining on a wraparound porch Sunday Brunch
The word is Located in a restored and rambling farmhouse, this country chic restaurant, "serving consistently good food, is a keeper". Enjoy thin crust pizza, fusilli with traditional Bolognese sauce, natural chicken breast, or one of the other delicious dishes.
Eating out in a fine Italian restaurant can offer a satisfying and healthy meal. Italian food is typically prepared with extra virgin olive oil. Start your meal with a delicious deep green vegetable (broccoli rabe with or without pasta), or antipasto. Second courses often consist of poultry, fish, or meat. Many Italian dishes contain legumes, vegetables, fruits, and grains. You can enjoy pasta with high-fiber vegetables like spinach, kale, chard, endive, chicory, or enjoy a hearty vegetable and bean soup. When prepared from scratch, with fresh ingredients, Italian cuisine offers a healthy and satisfying meal.
Italian Cuisine is varied, abundant in selection and is unique to many of the 20 regions of Italy. Cuisine in Italy tends to be regional, each region offering its own wonderful specialties. Since there are 20 regions of Italy, Italian cuisine offers a wide selection that should satisfy every palate.
Pasta is the first course in a meal for most Italians with the exception of the far north. Here risotto or polenta is typically served. Meat does not play a regular part of many Italian diets with vegetables, grains and legumes being served as a main course. Italian cuisine is often a combination of vegetables, grains, fruits, fish, cheeses and a scattering of meats, fowl and game usually seasoned or cooked with olive oil.
Regions in Northern Italy
The cuisine of this region is a blend of Italian mountain specialties and strong Gallic flavors influenced by its proximity to France. White truffles and butter are often used in recipes of Piedmont. Southern Piedmont produce Italy's greatest wines. Polenta, a wonderful grain, is another regional specialty.
Alto Adige Region is the most northern region of Italy. The main city is Bolzano.
Trentino Region. Main city is Trento.
Food in this region often comprise soups flavored with caraway seeds, speck (a smoke-cured prosciutto), strudels and the use of sauerkraut and vinegar in their cooking.
Lombardy Region. The regional capital is Milan.
This region is best known for its choice beef cattle and dairy herds, the former seen as some of the best meats produced in Italy and the latter contribute to the making of Gorgonzola and Bel Paese cheeses. Milan is known for dishes such as Minestrone alla Milanese and Risotto alla Milanese and Polenta.
Aosta Valley Region is the most mountainous region of Italy. The regional capital is Aosta. Both Italian and French languages are officially recognized.
Piedmont Region. The regional capital is Turin.
Piedmont is a region bordering France in northeastern Italy. Piedmont is notable for fine food including truffles, fine wines, and is ideal for dry farming most grapes. Piedmont is known for its artisanal cheeses, cured meats and a large selection of herbs.
Liguria Region is south of Piedmont facing the Tyrrhenian Sea. The regional capital is Genoa, Italy's greatest seaport. Because of this, Ligurians are known for their seafood dishes and their Pesto Genovese, a sauce made of a paste of fresh garlic, extra virgin olive oil, fresh Italian basil leaves, pine nuts and Parmigiano Reggiano cheese. Liguria is associated with its abundance of produce and citrus fruits. It is best known for its carnations and world famous honey.
Friuli-Venezia Giulia Region. Main city is Trieste.
The influences of Yugoslavia and Austria on its northern borders are seen in the food and languages spoken in the Fruili-Venetia Giulia Region. Paprika, poppy seeds, cinnamon, cumin and horseradish are used as flavorings and rice and polenta supplant pasta. Sausage- making is a specialty of this area as is Goulash, a beef stew made with red wine, tomatoes, paprika and spices. Trieste is known for its seafood dishes.
The Veneto Region is south of Friuli-Venezia Giulia. The region capital is Venice.
The cuisine of the Veneto region offers well prepared, yet simple country food. The more well known dishes are Risi e Bisi, a porridge-like soup made with fresh peas, rice and Parmesan cheese; Pasta e Fagioli, a stew-like concoction made of tomatoes, tiny pasta and beans; plus many seafood dishes.
North of Tuscany and below Lombardy
Emilia Romagna Region. The regional capital is Bologna.
The Emilia Romagna Region is the most abundant agricultural region in Italy and is known for its culinary specialties like Parma Ham, Balsamic Vinegar, and Pasta Bolognese. Dishes often include ingredients such as: tomatoes, chicken livers, cured pork, celery, onion and carrot.
Regions in Central Italy
Tuscany Region. Main city is Florence.
Marches Region (to the west of Tuscany). Main city is Ancona.
Umbria Region (south of Tuscany and Marche). Main city is Perugia.
Latium Region. Main city is Rome.
Abruzzo Region. Main city is L'Aquila.
Molise Region. Main city is Campobasso.
Central Italy is typical of Italy's countryside. It terrain is filled with rolling hills, tall cypress trees, ancient roads, worn and crumbling farmhouses and villas, and miles of olive groves and well-manicured vineyards. The cuisine of this area reflects a simpler, more rustic approach to cooking that relies heavily on the produce and livestock common to the area. Lamb, beef, kid and game are widely seen on the table in the form of a stew, spit-roasted or grilled. Pasta and vegetables, particularly mushrooms and truffles, are often served alongside.
Tuscan food is simple and abundant with local produce, mellow cheeses and grilled meats. Their delicious, chewy breads are baked without salt. Tuscans often use beans as a staple. Tuscany is the home of Chianti wine.
Umbria is a region known for its wheat fields and black truffles. Food is simply prepared and satisfying. Porchetta, or suckling pig, is a specialty of Umbria and is prepared with herbs and spit-roasted. Game and beef are an important part of an Umbrian meal.
The Marches has a predominantly rugged terrain. The food is considered more peasant-like and is known for Porchetta (pig stuffed with peppers, rosemary and garlic) and a rich lasagna called Vincisgrassi. On the coastal plain of the Marches, you can find all types of fish in seafood soups overflowing in a saffron-infused broth.
In Rome in the region of Latium food is the typical rustic fare of Central Italy with Abbacchio (a suckling lamb seasoned with fresh rosemary), Spaghetti alla Carbonara, Saltimbocca and Suppli al Telefono. The Abruzzo Region is knows for its many pasta dishes. Each town is known for its own specialties and lamb, hearty soups, a wide variety of herbs and even chilies.
Regions of Southern Italy
Southern Italy is a mainly sun-drenched agricultural land and is know for its stark beauty. Much of southern Italy is semi-tropical and this part of the country abounds with flowers and scents of citrus fruits.
Campania Region. Main city is Naples.
Neopolitan and Campanian specialties include octopus prepared in a variety of ways, spaghetti dishes using a tomato-based fish sauce, dishes using buffalo milk mozzarella, including pizza, and Eggplant Parmesan.
Apulia Region. Main city is Bari.
Apulia is a long and narrow region of southern Italy bordering the Adriatic Sea, eventually forming the heel of Italy's "boot" in the Salento peninsula. Apulia is covered with olive groves. Olive oil plays a major role in the region's cooking, as do cereals and grains Some of the grain becomes pasta. Apulia is especially known for orecchiette. There is also an abundance of fine cheeses and excellent lamb. The fish of Apulia is fresh and offers a large and varied selection since the region borders hundreds of miles of coastline. This region also offers fava beans, eggplant and wonderful figs. Apulia also produces large quantities of wine.
Basilicata Region. Main city is Potenza.
Calabria Region. Main city is Catanzaro.
Sicily (Island) Region. Main city is Palermo.
Sicily has a subtropical climate. Sicily grows and exports oranges and lemons. Seafood and rich pasta dishes are often served in this region.
Sardinia (Island) Region. Main city is Cagliari.
Pizzas served hot from the wood burning oven and topped with an assortment of vegetables, seafood, meats and cheeses are in stark contrast to foccacia, the flatbread of the north. Olive oil, especially extra virgin, is used in lieu of butter. The cuisines of the south are earthier and more peasant-like and bolder in their flavors and combinations of food.