Pazzaluna Restaurant Review:
Bustling beneath its silver moons, Pazzaluna delivers big upscale fun. An open kitchen offers diners the chance to see hand-tossed pizza flying through the air before they enter the wood-fired oven. Another bit of theatrics is the sliced New York steak served with peppercorns, arugula and rosemary, which arrives sizzling and is carved tableside. Pazzaluna's menu is exhaustive, so it's hard not...
A floor-to-ceiling mural of the face of Botticelli's Venus overlooks this artfully designed trattoria, which manages to be busy and tranquil at once. Pazzaluna stakes its reputation on innovative dishes such as the fritto misto (fried calamari and vegetable strips) but brings panache to standards like handmade fettuccine in a Bolognese meat sauce.
This upscale restaurant in the heart of downtown St. Paul serves authentic Italian dishes in a sophisticated urban setting. The interior is one of rich earth tones, revamped Roman columns, and a vivid mural here and there, while little nooks and high-backed booths allow for quiet conversations. Mix and match pasta or gnocchi with half a dozen sauces, or try the lobster ravioli, scallops with...
This chic Italian restaurant is always packed like an olive jar, with more hopefuls thronging the bar.:
The galvanized silver-moon motif fits charminingly into a street scene accented by twinkling white lights. Rich colorful murals, a well-dressed crowd and a blizzard of pretty... Cons - loud