Il Pastaio is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

1. Il Pastaio

9.2
400 N Canon Dr (at Brighton Way), Beverly Hills, CA
Italian Restaurant · West Los Angeles · 111 tips and reviews

Davinci VirtualDavinci Virtual: A great spot for lunch or dinner with seating available both inside and outdoors, il Pastaio’s handmade pasta and comfortable setting allows guests to dine in true Italian style.

Jason S.Jason Sywak: Try the tortellini di zucca...amazing pumpkin and ricotta pasta with a sage sauce!

Jessica W.Jessica W: Mezzeluna pasta is one of the best I've ever had! Filled with shrimp and scallops and topped by a delicious lobster sauce and chunks of lobster. Yum.

Terroni is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

2. Terroni

9.2
7605 Beverly Blvd (Curson), Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Mid-City West · 84 tips and reviews

Crystal L.Crystal Lafata: Pasta, Pizza and Olive Oil Gelato were so yummy. Best thing was the squash Blossom App. best ive ever had. so good

kim g.kim g: Rigatoni Arcobaleno is my absolute favorite!!! But start with the Piatto A Stutare if you love Burrata & Prosciutto!! And have a glass of Sangiovese. Heaven! ❤

Jeff H.Jeff Haseltine: The handmade pasta with ground Italian sausage and shaved truffle is one of the best dinners I've ever had. Get it.

The Ivy is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

3. The Ivy

9.4
113 N Robertson Blvd (at Alden Dr), Los Angeles, CA
American Restaurant · Mid-City West · 254 tips and reviews

Sultan .Sultan 🇦🇪: My favorite restaurant, try lobster pasta so good

Sara A.Sara AlNasser: Everything with lobster was sooooooo yummy; salad, pasta and risotto❤️ guacamole was good too

Paula R.Paula Rebouças: Trendy, charming, lovely! The lobsters are a must have - both The ravioli and The risotto!

Angelini Osteria is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

4. Angelini Osteria

9.3
7313 Beverly Blvd (btwn Fuller Ave. and Poinsettia Pl.), Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Mid-City West · 87 tips and reviews

Kevin F.Kevin Fitzpatrick: Pork chop, steak tartar, spaghetti with black truffles, scallops and sweetbreads!

Whitney Y.Whitney Y.: All the homemade pastas are delicious! Small restaurant, be ready to sit shoulder to shoulder with other diners, reservations required! Wait staff is very friendly! Scallop appetizer is great!

Johnnie SkywalkingJohnnie Skywalking: Great lasagna and pasta. Polipo is my favorite. I wonder how they can cook octopus so soft inside. No chewiness at all.

Bestia is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

5. Bestia

9.5
2121 E 7th Pl (at Santa Fe Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Downtown Los Angeles · 212 tips and reviews

Troy P.Troy Pade: Try grilled octopus, meatballs, squid ink pasta and salumi pizza with brussel sprouts. All is amazing!

Simple F.Simple Foodie: Start with the drink Refreshing. Cavatelli is a must. Beef Heart Tartare, Octopus Carpacio, Mussels, spaghetti Mancini, Orata, Zeppole & Chocolate Budino.

Mathew J.Mathew Jauregui: Such an amazing restaurant. Everything on the menu is wine related, great pasta and pizza.

Osteria La Buca is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

6. Osteria La Buca

9.3
5210 Melrose Ave (at N Wilton Pl), Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Larchmont · 79 tips and reviews

Tom M.Tom M: Linguine de mare with the white wine sauce - to die for. Excellent with the falanghina!

Amélie B.Amélie Beerens: Excellent! Start with a prosecco and the burrata then the delicious fusilli cecci. They also have really good cocktails

Hillary N.Hillary Noelle: Squash ravioli is amazing. Don't sit outside, they'll forget about you. Amazing wine and pasta

EMC Seafood And Raw Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

7. EMC Seafood And Raw Bar

9.0
3500 W 6th St Ste 101 (Mariposa), Los Angeles, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Wilshire Center - Koreatown · 74 tips and reviews

Julia J.Julia Jung: Crispy Pepper Calamari, Fries with Truffle Mushroom Aioli and Uni Pasta are excellent!

CandiceCandice: the Uni Pasta is AMAZING! a must-get item on top of the $1 oysters and $5 house wine (:

Rainy Z.Rainy Zhang: Uni pasta and soft shell crab sliders 😍😍

Maccheroni Republic is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

8. Maccheroni Republic

8.9
332 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Downtown Los Angeles · 49 tips and reviews

ToddTodd: Best pasta in LA. Made fresh daily. The roasted ham pasta is enlightening. So good. Also the flan.

The Taste SheriffThe Taste Sheriff: Hands down the most authentic place in LA. Amazing food (phenomenal pastas), portions that make sense, prices that make even more sense, and, finally, REAL PEOPLE who don't bust your __ every 2mins.

JenniferJennifer: The lunch special (pasta of the day + choice of sauce + salad + bread) is the best value for diners on a budget.

Il Ristorante di Giorgio Baldi is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

9. Il Ristorante di Giorgio Baldi

8.8
114 W Channel Rd, Santa Monica, CA
Italian Restaurant · Pacific Palisades · 37 tips and reviews

Karen C.Karen C: The agnolotti and pumpkin ravioli are to die for! Cramped but cozy. Highly recommended

goopgoop: Wwoon over the handmade ravioli, fresh Dover sole, delicious langoustine pasta and white truffles imported from Piedmont each fall, just to name a few. Read more.

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: It's an amazing Santa Monica fixture for me. It's deceptively simple and fresh Tuscan fare, with seasonal specialties. Highly recommend the incredible sweet corn ravioli with truffle sauce. Read more.

ink. is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

10. ink.

9.0
8360 Melrose Ave (at Kings Rd), Los Angeles, CA
American Restaurant · Mid-City West · 187 tips and reviews

Brian T.Brian Toth: Manchego biscuit/proscuitto/marcona almond butter, beef carpaccio, and charcoal/bbq pork belly with mac & cheese.... PERFECTION

Ma M.Ma Ma: Fantastic inventive dishes. Highly recommend kale lollipop, egg yolk gnocchi, shishito peppers.

Michiko F.Michiko Forte: Egg yolk gnocchi with yummy hen of woods was excellent! Octopus texture was perfect!! Lamb Neck tasted like nachos!! Dessert was beautiful. My sweet tooth was satisfied! Such bold, inventive flavors!!

C & O Cucina is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

11. C & O Cucina

8.9
3016 Washington Blvd (btw Abbot Kinney & Lincoln), Marina del Rey, CA
Italian Restaurant · Venice · 70 tips and reviews

little m.little monster: Unlimited fresh yummy garlic bread!!! Get the lobster linguini, soooo good!

Rachel M.Rachel Mercer: The house red wine is $5 a glass - which is great if you're with friends/ready to get sloshed. The Spinachi Salad is great for the calorie conscious; everyone else can splurge on the amazing pastas.

Emily V.Emily Van Norden: $10 corkage fee and great food prices. bring a fine wine and enjoy the garlic knots and huge pasta portions for the best of all worlds.

Bottega Louie is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

12. Bottega Louie

9.3
700 S Grand Ave (at 7th St), Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Financial District · 748 tips and reviews

Los Angeles C.Los Angeles Check In: If you're not sure, try the Lasagna Bolognese, the Meatball Parmesan sliders, the Shrimp Scampi, and of course, the Portobello Fries. Read more.

Alex K.Alex Kravis: Raspberry Macaroons are the best (even though Earl Grey is prettier). Pappardelle is also fantastic.

Dëva H.Dëva Holik: Amazing restaurant with great bread and pasta. Can't go wrong with anything on the menu including the hand crafted drinks. Make sure you try their pizza and whole fish.

The Factory Kitchen is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

13. The Factory Kitchen

8.8
1300 Factory Pl, Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Arts District · 38 tips and reviews

Jenna M.Jenna M: Their "mandilli di seta" which is handkerchief pasta with almond basil pesto is the dish to try! The homemade pasta is perfection and the pesto is creamy unlike any other pesto I've had. Real winner!

Mark V.Mark Vassar: Amazing regional Italian.. Start with the 24 month Prosciutto on fried Sage dough... and then some of the best Pasta I've ever had and perfectly cooked get 2-3 to share save room for the cannolis...

Kyle M.Kyle Maurer: The veal and pork sausage pasta and the gnocchi are terrific!

Madeo Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

14. Madeo Restaurant

9.2
8897 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · 69 tips and reviews

Tiffany K.Tiffany Kathryn: Best Italian in LA! Get the Spaghetti Bolognese! Berry tart for dessert :)

NyphoonNyphoon: The spaghetti is the best I ever had.... 👍👍🍝🍝🍝🍝

goopgoop: Here, you'll find the best eggplant parmesan in the city, and what is probably the most delicious linguini al pesto outside of Liguria. Their fish with red sauce is also crazy delicious. Read more.

Jon & Vinny's is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Los Angeles.

15. Jon & Vinny's

9.2
412 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Mid-City West · 68 tips and reviews

Paige C.Paige C: I fully recommend getting several dishes & sharing everything! A pizza is a must. The buttered brown sugar pasta is to die for! Don't miss dessert! I loved the bread pudding and soft serve ice cream.

Laura J.Laura Jones: This is my absolute favorite restaurant in L.A. Everything served explodes with flavor, and all flavor are meant to be there. Nothing is superfluous. Try the spicy fusilli and baby broccoli!

Emily W.Emily Wilson: The arugula salad with parm is great to start with. The LA Woman pizza and the spicy fusilli pasta are absolute musts.