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Italian for a group of 10

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Crispo, L'Artusi, Lavagna, Pepolino or Bacaro?

These are the ones I came up with from prior posts. Shooting for the lower 1/3 of the island. Would prefer a private space but I am mostly looking for a fun and cordial experience for the group. I think I picked places that are not too crazy expensive. Thoughts?

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  1. I haven't been to Lavagna, Pepolino or Bacaro, but I'd choose L'Artusi over Crispo. Il Buco Alimentari also has a table for 10.

    1. L'Apicio (same owners as L'Artusi, bigger space) might work for you. It's pretty lively there, and according to their website they have a private dining room. The food is good, but I wasn't blown away by it. The service is excellent.

      http://lapicio.com/

      1. Lavagna is very small and limited menu. ( I do like the food) but maybe too small a place.
        Pepolino is perfect place, they have an upstairs as well as downstairs. The food is exceptional.
        Ecco might be worth considering, they always have large parties there.