You can probably deduce from its name that Fiamo is an Italian restaurant. But you can also tell by the aromas that waft through the warm, elegant dining room that reads like a bistro and melts away your tension with playful touches like the authentic Italian racing bikes that hang from the ceiling and the centerpiece chandelier that makes you feel like you're very special. The menu features rustic Italian dishes in the Tuscan tradition, lots of pastas and handmade pizzas as well as classics like steamed mussels, grilled tenderloin, and chicken parmesan. The dining room is quiet and relaxing, but if you like your Italian with a little more pizzazz, eat in the bar area, which has a little more energy in both its spirit and its décor.
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