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23 Italian Restaurants In Minnesota That’ll Make Your Taste Buds Explode

Sure we have great burgers and beer in abundance in Minnesota, but once in a while you might crave something different, and some hearty Italian is the perfect way to change up your food routine. There are so many amazing Italian restaurants in Minnesota, that this list might only scratch the surface. All these restaurants will give you an unforgettable meal, from upscale to takeout. So get ready to plan your next few weekend meals, and don’t worry about what to do after that, because there will be a separate list dedicated to MN’s best pizza on its way soon.

So now that you’ve had your pasta fix, let’s move onto pizza. Share your favorite pizza places with us on the Only In Minnesota Facebook Page, and keep and eye out for that list, coming soon!

Jo Magliocco
Minnesota staff writer for Only in Your State and owner of Minnesota blog NorthGuide.co, I'm a Minneapolis transplant who loves my cats, camera, and local coffee. On the weekends I'm usually exploring the North Shore or making my way through the list of Minnesota's State Parks. Want to talk about MN or ask me a question? Tweet me @sotafiedjo!