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A taste of Italy in the Highland Lakes

Italian restaurants in the Highland Lakes offer more than spaghetti and meatballs. Find the best ziti, rigatoni, parmesans, and more at these authentic Italian eateries.

Bella Sera

701 U.S. 281 in Marble Falls

830-798-2661

Centrally located in Marble Falls, Bella Sera boasts a large menu with a variety of traditional Italian fare, including pizza, stromboli, and calzone. A house favorite: eggplant rollatini.

Adriano's Italian Restaurant

307 Main Street (Old Oak Square) in Marble Falls

830-637-7931

Located in charming Old Oak Square on Historic Main Street in Marble Falls, Adriano's offers a variety of traditional Italian fare and steaks. It has gluten-free spaghetti pasta upon request.

The Bistro at Flat Creek

24912 Travis Peak Trail in Marble Falls

512-267-6310

Pair Flat Creek Estate wines with brunch or dinner at this Marble Falls vineyard. The Bistro serves gourmet wood-fired pizzas and specialty Italian dishes. For delicious food closer to the city's center, try Flat Creek Enoteca at 112 U.S. 281.

Forno's Bar & Grill

200 S. Wirtz Dam Road in Horseshoe Bay

830-637-7878

Located on Lake LBJ at the Lake LBJ Yacht Club and Marina, this local favorite features traditional Italian dishes and American items for lunch and dinner.

Fratelli Pizza

240 Texas 29 West in Bertram

512-355-8157

The name says "pizza" but the menu also includes traditional Italian fare such as baked manicotti, eggplant parmesan, fettuccini alfredo, and lobster ravioli.

Hidden Falls Bistro and Bar

220 Meadowlakes Drive in Meadowlakes

830-693-4467

Hidden Falls offers a nice selection of Italian and Mediterranean dishes along with delicious pizzas, steaks, burgers, and more.

Gio's Italian Restaurant

101 W. Main St. in Llano

325-423-4078

This family-style restaurant has something for all ages, including pizzas and flatbreads; seafood, chicken, and steak; and all of the classic Italian dishes.

Sal's NY Italian Kitchen (Food Truck)

4301 RR 1431 in Kingsland

512-563-2292

Chef Sal brings authentic southern Italian food to the Highland Lakes. Open 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 4-7:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Buon appetito!

editor@thepicayune.com

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Nancy —
This list is outdated. Francesco's is gone as is Russo's. Adriano's is new. Try it, you'll like it!

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