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Coltivare black pepper spaghetti
People line up for Coltivare's black pepper spaghetti. Photo by Julie Soefer
Giacomo's Restaurant, Exterior, June 2012
Giacomo's serves great pasta dishes. Photo by Karen Burd
Maurizio Ferrarese Sud Italia
Mauricio Ferrarese has made Sud Italia must-visit. Courtesy of Sud Italia
Debora Smail Da Marco Cucina E Vino pizza in pizza oven with fire
Da Marco's wood-burning oven adds flavor to its dishes.  Photo by © Debora Smail/DeboraSmail.com
Carmelo's linguine alla vongole
Don't miss linguine vongole at Carmelo's. Photo by Felix Sanchez