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

1. Fritto Misto

8.8
601 Colorado Ave (at 6th St), Santa Monica, CA
Italian Restaurant · West Los Angeles · 109 tips and reviews

Shawn H.Shawn Hermes: The food and service are great. I highly recommend the Chicken Marsala or Jumbo Raviolis. If it is your first visit, they will most likely give you a free dessert.

Lysandra C.Lysandra Carter-Aaron: You can bring in your own drinks! Which is awsome! Also their lobster ravioli was delicious, with the garlic cream sauce.

SJ8544123 L.SJ8544123 L: we had calamari appetizer, spicy shrimp ravioli, atomic pasta, fried pillows, and flourless chocolate cake. so good♥

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

2. Il Pastaio

9.2
400 N Canon Dr (at Brighton Way), Beverly Hills, CA
Italian Restaurant · West Los Angeles · 119 tips and reviews

Bloompy B.Bloompy Bonvivant: So far the only place I know outside of Japan that sells ika-no-sumi pasta (black ink pasta), in Il Pastaio's case, it is the Risotto Nero: Done just right!

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.

Danielle D.Danielle Dolgin: Oh my god the pappardelle ragu is to die for! Absolutely incredible. If the soup of the day is corn purée, 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 · 274 tips and reviews

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

SS: Everything with lobster was sooooooo yummy; salad, pasta and risotto❤️ guacamole was good too

Lola__06Lola__06: go for the ravioli Best ravioli ever! Best place to celebrate an occasion .. great effort on the cake .. loved the cookies 2 i swear i crave them sometimes

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

4. Terroni

9.2
7605 Beverly Blvd (Curson), Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Mid-City West · 88 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

Glitterati ToursGlitterati Tours: Consistently a delicious meal. Rich pastas and an amazing wine selection.

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! ❤

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

5. 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.

6. Bestia

9.5
2121 E 7th Pl (at Santa Fe Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Downtown Los Angeles · 226 tips and reviews

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

Melissa R.Melissa Richardson Banks aka Downtown Muse: Tartufo black truffle pizza and Cavatelli alla Norcina pasta (ricotta dumplings, more black truffles!) are THE best! Start with chicken liver crostino. For dessert? Try the chocolate tart!

PatrickPatrick: Bestia is the best! Black truffle pizza, oxtail cocoa pasta, and the chocolate budino tart are all must-haves! The pig is also phenomenal. Get goin'!

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

7. Osteria La Buca

9.3
5210 Melrose Ave (at N Wilton Pl), Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Larchmont · 86 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

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

8. Maccheroni Republic

8.8
332 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Downtown Los Angeles · 56 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.

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

9. EMC Seafood And Raw Bar

9.0
3500 W 6th St Ste 101 (Mariposa), Los Angeles, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Wilshire Center - Koreatown · 75 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 😍😍

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

10. Il Ristorante di Giorgio Baldi

8.7
114 W Channel Rd, Santa Monica, CA
Italian Restaurant · Pacific Palisades · 40 tips and reviews

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

goopgoop: Go for the octopus carpaccio with fried capers, penne langostine, sweet corn agnolotti with truffle butter, and sea bass—and stay for the white truffles, which are imported from Piedmont every fall. Read more.

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.

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

11. Jon & Vinny's

9.4
412 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Mid-City West · 80 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!

Lindsey F.Lindsey Fitz: Spicy fusilli, meatballs, LA woman pizza and a twist! Loved it all.

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

12. C&O Trattoria

8.7
31 Washington Blvd (at Pacific Ave), Marina del Rey, CA
Italian Restaurant · Venice Beach · 135 tips and reviews

Erika G.Erika Goodmanson: garlic balls are amazing, huge portions and great fish pasta dishes. it's always one of my LA stops.

ElisaElisa: Shrimp Ravioli, a must!

Matias R.Matias R.: Great restaurant! The shrimp ravioli and the shrimp parppadelle are a must!

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

13. Bottega Louie

9.3
700 S Grand Ave (at 7th St), Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Financial District · 758 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.

Ron T.Ron Tippman: Their hand tossed pizza is amazing. We sat in the back next to the pizza making which is a really cool area to sit.. Loved there pastas also.

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

14. The Factory Kitchen

8.7
1300 Factory Pl, Los Angeles, CA
Italian Restaurant · Arts District · 47 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!

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

15. C & O Cucina

8.8
3016 Washington Blvd (btw Abbot Kinney & Lincoln), Marina del Rey, CA
Italian Restaurant · Venice · 72 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.