The Best Authentic Italian Restaurant in Dublin

Love Italian Life is delighted to announce the final nominees for The Best Authentic Italian Restaurant in Dublin 2018 Awards voted for by the public.

The shortlisted restaurants will all feature at The Love Italian Life 2018 Awards in Dublin on October 11th which is an international ceremony celebrating the best contemporary Italian restaurants and their authentic chefs across Ireland, the UK and Italy.

The nominated Italian restaurants in Dublin were selected by an independent panel of Italian food and beverage experts excelling in all key criteria including the quality of ingredients, recipe innovation, contemporary Italian cooking techniques, dish presentation and Italian heritage of chefs. 

Over 250,000 Italians visit Ireland each year. So without being in Italy, how can one in Dublin ensure you are enjoying the finest Italian food, restaurants and service to maintain ‘La Dolce Vita’ that most sons and daughters of Italy experience as standard?

After the huge success of our 5 Best Authentic Italian Restaurants in Dublin 2017 Video (View Here), Love Italian Life asks the classic question with an exciting public vote on which leading location is the best authentic Italian restaurant in Dublin for 2018.

The shortlisted restaurants and their chef owners are: 


Rosa Madre | Luca De Marzio 



Manifesto | Lucio Paduano



I Monelli | Gianni De Santis and Ivano Addabbo 



Pinocchio | Marco Giannantonio and Maurizio Mastrangelo 



Da Mimmo | Tino Fusciardi 



Online Voting links for each of the restaurants featured above will soon be open to the Irish public to cast their vote on which shortlisted restaurant should become ‘The Best Authentic Italian Restaurant in Dublin 2018’. The nominated restaurants in Dublin will then have an exciting opportunity to attend the final international awards ceremony which is The Love Italian Life 2018 Awards in Dublin on October 11th with the chance to win the following top two awards:

1) The Best Authentic Italian Restaurant in Dublin Award 

2) The Best Italian Chef in Europe Award 2018

The Love Italian Life 2018 Awards final ceremony in Dublin on Thursday October 11th will be a sophisticated red carpet event with professional videographers, photographers, international media, journalists, sponsors, live video streaming and engaging event hosts. A champagne reception, diverse range of food and unique entertainment will be provided around the main awards ceremony for all invited Italian chefs making it a truly unforgettable evening for all in attendance. 

For more information, please Contact Us HERE.

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