Warmth and romance abound as tuxedoed waiters with Italian accents attend to guests in an elegant setting of stucco arches, tapestries, crystal and roses. Lunch features a selection of salads and light pasta dishes; dinner highlights include Salmone Alla Stromboli (salmon with shrimp and asparagus in creamy wine sauce) and Osso Buco Milanese (tenderly braised veal shanks). Rating it a top Italian restaurant in the United States, the Zagat Survey says: “Sinatra would be at home at this grande dame. ...” D (daily).
- 232 N. Dale Mabry, Tampa, Tampa, FL, United States