Basilica di San Vitale
Sometimes, after weeks of trolling around dark Italian churches, you can lose your sense of wonder. Not here! The lucid mosaics that...
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia
In the same complex as Basilica di San Vitale, the small but equally incandescent Mausoleo di Galla Placidia was constructed for Galla...
A wine bar that hums like a Friday-night pub, Cabiria is a local favourite, popular with the 30-something crowd.
A busy self-service restaurant inside the covered market, Bizantino is ideal for a quick, economical lunchtime bite.
Lonely Planet review
Remember the days before TV chefs went viral, when hard-working cooks in white hats used to sit down with their diners and sip glasses of wine between courses? True to the tradition, cheap and cheerful Babaleus still ensures its fresh-from-the-oven pizza is brought to your table by congenial kitchen helpers in well-used pinnies armed with plenty of banter.