Alessio Restaurant is an Italian bistro in a large strip mall in a lively part of town. The Boulevard Shops shopping center is on Reseda Boulevard off Lassen Street, and it is a couple blocks away from the 118 Freeway and Cal State Northridge. It has been in business for several years and has commanded satisfaction night after night. Customers can get classic Italian foods like antipasta, pasta, including a large variety of risotto, and pizza. The menu also has many seafood entrees like salmon and ahi. The dining area includes an outdoor patio, and there is live music throughout the week. Alessio's goes out of its way to provide a charming and lovely eating experience.