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8 Italian Restaurants In Iowa That’ll Make Your Tastebuds Explode

There’s nothing that hits the spot quite like fresh, authentic Italian cuisine, but here in Iowa, we are fortunate enough to have countless restaurants that serve up the real deal. Great Italian food is so much more than just pizza and pasta, though, so if you’re looking for a mouthwatering meal that is as close to Italy as the Midwest can get, check out one of these spots for an unforgettable dining experience. Buon appetito!

Yum! What’s your favorite go-to restaurant when the craving for Italian strikes? Let us know in the comments!

Jennifer
Super-rad musician, scholar, and cat enthusiast who digs Idaho sunsets and spontaneous nature walks. When not basking in Idaho's awesomeness for Only In Your State, you can find me lovingly concocting environmental goodness at TheBlueReview.org.