Italian Food Blog

Top Italian Restaurant Desserts at Francesco’s Part 1

Nothing beats a bite of something sweet at the end of a delicious meal. In Italian cuisine, dessert is a celebrated end to a meal, with traditional Italian dessert recipes dating back centuries. Many of the most-well known Italian desserts are baked goods, including biscotti, limoncello cake, and panettone. For a rich, smoother option, Italian [...]

Francesco’s Top Pasta Favorites

Pasta is a universally loved dish with endless possibilities. From seafood or meat-based dishes to rich and creamy cheese sauces, pasta has options for everyone to enjoy. At Francesco Ristorante Italiano, we love to share our admiration for pasta on our menu. Each pasta dish uses pasta made from scratch in our kitchen by Chef [...]

Francesco’s Top Italian Food Takeout Near Me – Snoqualmie, Washington

Just because restaurants aren’t open for dine-in services doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy your favorite Italian food favorites! At Francesco Ristorante Italiano, we are proudly offering our extensive Italian food menu available for takeout and curbside pickup. Choose from mouthwatering appetizers, entrees, and desserts, all prepared in our kitchen from scratch with strict adherence to [...]

Francesco’s Top Italian Food Specialties Part 1

Nothing says comfort food quite like warm, homemade pasta. At Francesco Ristorante Italiano, we proudly serve the finest Italian food made fresh with seasonal and local produce, including pasta made from scratch. Our menu is meticulously crafted by Chef Vincenzo Tarantino, who has over 30 years of experience cooking in the finest restaurants in both [...]

Francesco’s Italian Food and Wine Pairing Guide – Part 1

Italian food is arguably the most beloved cuisine in the world, with famous dishes such as spaghetti bolognese, hand-tossed pizza, and fresh bruschetta. However, to fully enjoy all that Italian food has to offer, you’ll want to indulge in a wine pairing with your food. When done correctly, wine pairings can elevate and enhance the [...]


With 30 years of experience cooking in the finest restaurants in Europe and USA owner Francesco Montalto and Chef Vincenzo Tarantino are bringing to Snoqualmie an innovative cuisine and are excited to present their vision to you and all our guests.