In search of a new favorite Italian spot?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable Italian restaurants around Nashville, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fill the bill.
1. Angelo's Picnic Pizza & Italian Restaurant
Topping the list is Angelo's Picnic Pizza & Italian Restaurant. Located at 2713 Murfreesboro Road, the Italian and buffet spot, which offers pizza and more, is the highest-rated affordable Italian restaurant in Nashville, boasting 4.5 stars out of 203 reviews on Yelp.
The site can tell you a thing or two more about Angelo's Picnic Pizza & Italian Restaurant, which has been around since 1999.
As to what the business is known for, "Pizza, pasta, subs, calzone's, Stromboli, salads and desserts," it writes on Yelp in the specialties section. "Hand-tossed and Sicilian pizzas. Everything is homemade from scratch daily!"
2. Sal's Family Pizza Of Brentwood
Next is Sal's Family Pizza of Brentwood, situated at 5545 Edmondson Pike. With four stars out of 107 reviews on Yelp, the Italian spot, which offers pizza and more, has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an affordable option.
The site has lots more information on Sal's Family Pizza of Brentwood.
"Sal's family pizza began decades ago when Sal came to Brooklyn, N.Y. in the 1960s. With him, he brought his passion, tradition and love for food," the business notes in the history section of its Yelp profile. "He was a true innovator, entrepreneur and an artist, especially in making his authentic New York-style pizza."
3. Mozzarella Pizzeria
Hermitage Hills's Mozzarella Pizzeria, located at 3912 Lebanon Pike, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the inexpensive pasta shop, which offers pizza, salads and more, four stars out of 97 reviews.
If you're hungry for more, we found these details about Mozzarella Pizzeria.
"At Mozzarella Pizzeria, we offer a wide variety of gourmet pizzas, pasta dinners, calzones, Stromboli, salads and soups," it states on Yelp in the section about specialties. "All gourmet pizzas are loaded with premium mozzarella cheese, and we use the finest ingredients available to ensure the quality of our food."
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