Cinque Terre’s bar has blue neon lights under it, the tables have white tablecloths, and there are casually-placed magnums of Veuve Clicquot champagne as decoration. Despite how corporate it feels inside, the Neapolitan pizzas here are truly excellent (we like the margherita the best), complete with a blistered, crispy crust and the perfect ratio of San Marzano to mozzarella. Most of the entrees are over $30 and aren't super memorable, so go for a couple of pizzas or pastas like casarecce with pesto and ricotta or rigatoni with boar sugo.
More spots in South Lake UnionSee more
Meat & Bread
Meat & Bread is a great option for interesting and upscale takeout sandwiches in South Lake Union.
G.H. Pasta Co.
G.H. Pasta Co. is an excellent Italian lunchtime spot that serves inexpensive bowls of delicious pasta.
More Italian spotsSee more
Bar Del Corso
Bar Del Corso, a classic Beacon Hill Italian spot, should be your first choice for Neapolitan pizza in the city.
DeLaurenti Food & Wine
Delaurenti is an Italian grocery and cafe Downtown that serves things like pizza, baked goods, sandwiches, and charcuterie.
Suggested by our writers
Stoneburner is an Italian-American spot in Ballard with great Neapolitan pizza and not-so-great pasta.
The White Swan Public House
The White Swan Public House is a seafood restaurant in South Lake Union with an indoor dining room and huge patio.
Willmott’s Ghost is a modern Italian spot in South Lake Union that works well for a business lunch.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more