Restaurants

Top Choice Italian in Lí River

Luna

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

Grissini

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

Carbone

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

Mercato

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

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

Bond

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

Cantina

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…