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Take one bite of Balistreri’s Italian/American Ristorante cuisine and you’ll question if you’re in Tosa or Italy. Balistreri’s in Wauwatosa has been serving the finest Italian cuisine around town since 1968. 

This Balisteri’s restaurant prides themselves on being home of Milwaukee’s best thin crust pizza. Some of their specialties other than pizza include traditional italian dishes like some of the best pasta in Wauwatosa, Sicilian food, steak, seafood, and ice cream drinks. Their Friday fish fry is a Wisconsin favorite at this Wauwatosa Italian restaurant. 

Grab the family for dinner in Wauwatosa and dine in or take it home with you. If you are looking for a late night snack, they have been voted Best Late-Night Food by Milwaukee Magazine, as well as one of the area’s top five fish fries and Milwaukee’s best thin crust pizza. Either way it won’t disappoint. Make sure to check out their site for any events, specials, menu and hours.