Coco Pazzo

Though its area is only slightly larger than the state of Arizona, Italy is a magnificently diverse nation when it comes to food. While it's easy to connect Italian food with red-sauce ragù or spaghetti and meatballs, each of the country's 20 different regions offer unique culinary treasures of their own. You don't have to travel to Italy to explore its rich food culture: here are four Italian restaurants in Chicago that focus on outstanding, regional cuisine.