Top Choice Italian in Lí River


This fine rooftop restaurant experience is one of Yángshuò's best. The view of Moon Hill isn't quite as amazing as it used to be – thanks to a neighbour building a stack opposite – but it's still sublime. And the fo…
Top Choice Italian in Shāxī

Hungry Buddha

The most sophisticated eatery in town, and one of the most notable in all Yúnnán, with a mouth-watering, all-vegetarian menu utilising locally produced ingredients. Great homemade cheese, pasta and pizza, as well as…
Italian in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island


Fluffy, chewy and addictive, the foot-long grissini here are – appropriately – the best in town. Leave room for the Milanese specialities and pair them with a bottle from the 1000-strong cellar. With floor-to-ceilin…
Italian in The Peak & Northwest Hong Kong Island


The only foreign outpost of the over-the-top New York Italian-American joint, Carbone makes you feel like Frank Sinatra having dinner in 1963. Walls are panelled in dark wood, chairs are red leather, waiters rock ma…
Italian in The Bund & People's Square

8½ Otto e Mezzo Bombana

Following Umberto Bombana's success in Hong Kong with the only three-star Michelin Italian restaurant outside Italy, he's now opened up in Shànghǎi. Homemade pastas are the standout, including a seafood cannelloni f…
Italian in The Bund & People's Square


Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten's celebrated Italian restaurant has a stunning location by the Bund and a stylishly relaxed modern-rustic setting designed by Neri & Hu. The menu is based around shared plates, as …
Italian in French Concession


Funkadeli brings Italian flair to Fumin Rd, serving panini sandwiches with imported cheese and meats along with Italian wine and beer. Stop by for an aperitif, a glass of prosecco or a classic Aperol sprtiz.
Italian in Sānyà

Casa Mia Italian Restaurant

A jaded traveller might pooh-pooh the thought of finding top-notch Italian in a Chinese resort town. But they’d be wrong. Casa Mia has truly divine pizzas, pastas (try the special seafood linguine) and classics like…
Italian in Wan Chai & Northeast Hong Kong Island


On the top floor of the hip boutique hotel Little Tai Hang is Bond, a modern Italian restaurant with a laid-back, shaded rooftop space overlooking the trendy Tai Hang neighbourhood. There's a decent menu of pasta an…
Italian in Kūnmíng


Big, light-filled, Italian-run venue set around an attractive central bar. There are 24 different types of pizza, as well as pasta and panini (from ¥28), steaks and excellent selections of cold meats and cheeses. Go…