Imagine a place where the aroma of freshly baked bread, simmering tomato sauce, and melting parmesan cheese fills the air. A place where you can savor authentic Italian cuisine with a unique twist, right here in the heart of Idaho. Sound too good to be true? Well, it's not, thanks to Àlavita, recently crowned as the best Italian restaurant in Idaho by 24/7 Tempo

Rachel W./Yelp
Rachel W./Yelp

Unique Dishes

At Àlavita, every dish tells a story. It's a story of traditional Italian recipes embraced by creativity and innovation. Their menu celebrates Italy's culinary diversity, from the comforting lasagna of Bologna to the zesty puttanesca of Naples. But what truly sets Àlavita apart are their unique signature dishes. Have you ever tried potato gnocchi in a creamy gorgonzola sauce with a sprinkle of candied walnuts? Or how about their house-made fettuccine, adorned with braised short ribs and showered with Grana Padano? These are just a few examples of how Àlavita takes Italian cuisine to a new level. 


Step into Àlavita, and you're instantly transported to a cozy trattoria tucked away in a bustling Italian neighborhood. The ambiance strikes a perfect balance between elegance and comfort, creating an inviting setting perfect for everything from casual lunches to romantic dinners. The warm lighting, rustic furnishings, and open kitchen where you can watch the chefs at work all combine to create an atmosphere that's as enchanting as the food itself. It's the kind of place where laughter echoes, clinking glasses chime, and every meal feels like a celebration.

Julie H./Yelp
Julie H./Yelp

This is why Àlavita isn't just an Italian restaurant but the best Italian restaurant in Idaho. Don't just take our word for it. Experience it yourself and embark on a culinary adventure you will never forget. Buon appetite!

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il Sugo Italian Kitchen

il Sugo Italian Kitchen:
1407 W. McMillan Rd, Meridian, Idaho
(208) 297-1419
Monday - Thursday: 4 pm - 8 pm
Friday & Saturday: 4 pm - 9 pm
Sunday: Closed

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