Anaheim is a mecca for foodies, and Italian is a favorite cuisine. Corina’s Italian Market at 2175 W Orange Ave. has been dishing up authentic counter-service dishes since 1963. Known for their pizza, pastas and sandwiches, it’s also a market where you can get your favorite imported goodies to take back to your Anaheim hotel. The cozy and casual dine-in or take-out restaurant is an Anaheim staple.
Baci Italian Restaurant is located at 416 N Lakeview Ave. Dine in the elegant, upscale dining hall or choose to sit outside and soak up the California sunshine. It goes perfectly with the classic dishes like spinach pappardelle with seafood or the swordfish. Save room for the dessert options—the tiramisu has a strong following.
Back to Your Roots
Rufino’s Italian Restaurant at 938 Euclid S. has been an Anaheim favorite since 1967. Known for the warm and plush interiors, you’ll feel whisked away to Italy as you indulge in their signature veal dish. It’s classic Italian fare like Nonna used to make, complete with more rustic options and plenty of crunchy bread.
Try Carolina’s Italian Restaurant in nearby Garden Grove at 12045 Chapman Ave. Over 250 beers are available to pair with authentic Italian dishes. Famous for the massive murals on the walls, diners adore the comfort foods of Italy in this unique setting.