Osteria in Ancona

Osteria del Pozzo

Unless you've booked ahead, you'll be lucky to grab one of the cheek-by-jowl tables at this inviting osteria, which overflows with regulars. They are here for the spot-on seafood – generous helpings of pasta with sh…
Italian in Ancona


A visit to this restaurant and enoteca is worth it simply for the tour of the labyrinthine cellars of the 18th-century Palazzo Jona. You can sit among contemporary art or next to an ancient well as you sample fresh …
Pizza in Ancona

Pizzeria Bontà Delle Marche

For good, honest, sub-€5 grub, you can't beat this place, where the pizzas fly bubbling hot out of the oven quicker than you can say delizioso! They're served al taglio (by the slice) or whole to take away.
Market in Ancona

Mercato delle Erbe

Going strong since 1926, this market hall does a brisk trade in fresh produce, pastries and bread, cheese, salumi and other picnic goodies.