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What typical restaurants, food delivery services, and/or takeout options are popular among expatriates?

If you like pizza and pasta you will be fine, it's everywhere and all the same. Craving anything else, not going to happen. This is a bit of a disappointment for us, literally no ethnic food of decent quality. Takeout exists but we have had 50% success, they showed twice, didn't twice. We've found Neapolitan pizza does not deliver well, it's so thin it's cold and soggy upon arrival. - Sep 26, 2017
You're in Italy -- forget fast food! There is an abundance of wonderful restaurants, but eating out is much more expensive than in the States. And the great majority of restaurants do not open until 8:00 p.m., so if you have small kids, you won't be dining out much. The Italian cuisine is wonderful, but if you want some variety, you're out of luck. There are very few non-Italian restaurants. Got a hankering for Thai? Fugget it! - Jul 8, 2009