14 Italian Restaurants in NYC Make List of Best in the Nation

The best Italian restaurant in the nation is right here in New York City, according to a new ranking.

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Roberta's, known for its wood-fired pizzas, was the most-visited restaurant of the year, according to Lyft.
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Meatpacking District restaurant, Del Posto, claimed the top spot on The Daily Meal's list of America's 50 Best Italian Restaurants.
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Mario Batali's flagship restaurant, Babbo, came in third on the list of America's best Italian restaurants.
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Coming in at No. 9 on The Daily Meal's list is Carbone, a high-end Italian restaurant on 181 Thompson St. (This is a generic image, not an actual photo from Carbone)
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ll Buco Alimentari & Vineria came in at No. 11 on The Daily Meal's list.
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Marea is the twelfth best Italian restaurant in the country, according to The Daily Meal.
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al di la Trattoria in Brooklyn landed at No. 13 on The Daily Meal's list of the best Italian restaurants in America.
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Roberta's, known for its wood-fired pizzas, came in at No. 19 on The Daily Meal's list.
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Di Fara came in at No. 40 on The Daily Meal's list. The site warns that you can anticipate a long wait and an expensive slice if you head to this Brooklyn eatery.
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Wondering which pie to try at Motorino? The Daily Meal says to go with the Brussels sprouts. Motorino landed the No. 42 spot on the list.
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Totonno's first opened in 1924. This beloved pizzeria landed the No. 43 spot on The Daily Meal's list.
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Popular New York eatery, Parm, focuses exclusively on sandwiches. The restaurant came in at No. 44 on The Daily Meal's list.
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The Daily Meal says "you can easily scarf down six slices" from Patsy's Pizzeria in Harlem. The site put the old-school pizza joint at No. 46 on its list.
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Arthur Avenue is known for its Italian food, and Zero Otto Nove is no exception, according to The Daily Meal, which ranked the restaurant No. 47 on its list.
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Denino's Pizzeria on Staten Island came in at No. 49 on The Daily Meal's list. "When it comes to pizza, Staten Island doesn't play around," the site said.
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