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List Rules American restaurant franchises that serve pasta and Italian food

List of Italian restaurant chains, including Macaroni Grill, Olive Garden, Carraba's and all of the best Italian food chains. Italian restaurant chains are some of the most popular family restaurants in America--and while many chain restaurants get a bad rep for having bland food, the italian restaurants on this list are actually pretty good. Restaurant chains offer a familiarity through their decor and menu throughout all of their locations. As such, they tend to be most popular in areas where one would find travelers or tourists. This list focuses primarily on sit-down Italian restaurants. Today, nearly every cuisine imaginable has a restaurant chain attached to it, but in the USA at least, few types of sit down restaurants are more popular than Italian food - pizza, pasta, breadsticks - yum!
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411 177
Carrabba's Italian Grill is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Restaurant - Number of Locations: 200

2
243 89
Maggiano's Little Italy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
zxray added Restaurant - Number of Locations: 44

3
263 153
Romano's Macaroni Grill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Restaurant - Number of Locations: 235

4
208 129
Buca di Beppo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places - Number of Locations: 105

5
365 254
Olive Garden is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Restaurant - Number of Locations: 556

6
165 120
The Old Spaghetti Factory is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Restaurant - Number of Locations: 37

7
104 89
Bertucci's is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Restaurant - Number of Locations: 92

8
95 108
Uno Chicago Grill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
zxray added Restaurant - Number of Locations: 200

9
68 60
Fazoli's is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
pmmom38 added Fazoli's

10
62 58
Brio Tuscan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Brio Tuscan

11
74 63
Spaghetti Warehouse is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains

12
59 55
Bravo Cucina is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Bravo Cucina

13
49 68
Carino's Italian is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Restaurant

14
49 57
Grimaldi's Pizzeria is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
zxray added Grimaldi's Pizzeria Number of Locations: 32

15
26 57
Carini Italian Restaurant is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
blacklabs1959 added

16
7 14
La Porchetta is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Selwyn Neale added La Porchetta

17
14 33
Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
DaveBond added Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano

18
34 62
East Side Mario's is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
zxray added Restaurant - Number of Locations: 103

19
17 62
Mikes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
zxray added Restaurant, Fast food - Number of Locations: 115

20
8 36
Oliveto is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Italian Restaurant Chains
Oliveto