won't announce its results for Best Of Colorado Springs until Oct. 11. But MSN Lifestyle recently declared Paravicini's Italian Bistro
the best Italian restaurant in the state. Published on Sept. 26, the MSN piece listed the best Italian eateries in each state, plus Washington, D.C., biasing toward independent and family-owned businesses, according to the article.
It's been a while since we've reviewed Paravicini's, but recently, we were impressed by the offerings at chef/owner Franco Pisani's new eatery, Sopra Antipasto and Wine Bar
, which is just upstairs. Check out the full list of MSN's favorite Italian spots here
. And check newsstands across town for the first half of our reader-selected Best Of Colorado Springs winners on Oct. 11.