Best Italian Restaurant: Altony’s Italian Café and Wine Bar

Location: Moorhead

Altony’s Italian Café and Wine Bar has been named Best Italian Restaurant in the 2022 Best of the Red River Valley competition.
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Altony’s Italian Café and Wine Bar has been providing the Fargo-Moorhead area with made-from-scratch, three-course Italian meals since 2005.

“Italy is truly the inspiration for all that we do at Altony’s Italian Café,” according to the restaurant’s website. “Much like the people of Italy, we want to bring you the warmth, genuine hospitality, and the importance of family. Our portions are big and our prices are reasonable. Our goal is to get rid of the fancy advertising and slogans and instead we’ve focused on our authentic Italian food — and can we just say, it’s pretty amazing.”

  • Second place: Olive Garden Italian Restaurant
  • Third place: Mezzaluna
  • Fourth place: 84 Italian Steakhouse
  • Fifth place: Jojo's Italian

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