Restaurants

Top Choice Sardinian in Cagliari

St Remy

Tucked away on a sidestreet, St Remy keeps the mood intimate in a vaulted, limewashed space with stone arches. The menu puts a creative spin on Sardinian flavours, with homemade pasta preluding mains like John Dory …
Sardinian in Cagliari

Per Bacco

Hidden in the alleys of Stampace is this friendly, low-key find, with stone walls and cheek-by-jowl tables. The chef Sabrina allows ingredients to shine in simple, season-focused dishes. You might begin with, say, a…
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Man.Gia

Waving the flag as Sardinia's first gluten-free restaurant, Man.Gia also does a roaring trade in pizzas, snacks like crostini and bruschette, pasta and fish. Seasonal standouts like fregola (semolina pasta) with asp…
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Ristorante Luigi Pomata

There's always a good buzz at this minimalist bistro, with pared-down decor and chefs skilfully preparing super-fresh sushi at the bar by the entrance. The menu goes with the seasons, but expect such as Sardinia-inf…
Sardinian in Cagliari

Dal Corsaro

Stiff tablecloths, silver wine buckets and elegant couples set the scene at Cagliari’s bastion of fine dining. Sardinian ingredients are highlighted in creative dishes such as raviola di cipolla e pecorino semi stag…
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Martinelli's

Simplicity is the ethos underpinning this intimate, subtly lit bistro in the heart of the Marina district. Service is friendly without being overbearing, and the menu plays up seasonal, winningly fresh seafood along…
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Crackers

A corner of Piedmont in Sardinia, Crackers specialises in northern Italian classics such as brasato al Barolo (meat stewed in Barolo wine) and boiled meats served with mustard. There’s also a wide range of risottos,…
Sardinian in Cagliari

Antica Cagliari

A cut above most restaurants in the Marina district, this beamed restaurant always has a good buzz. Go for Sardinian dishes like fregola (semolina pasta) with shellfish or whatever fish is fresh that day. Reserve ah…
Sardinian in Cagliari

Ci Pensa Cannas

Skip past some of the more touristy joints on Via Sardegna and head for this no-frills, homespun trattoria. The welcome is genuine and the food modestly priced and generous, be it pasta dishes like spaghetti ai ricc…
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L'Opoz

Snuggled away just north of the centre, this artsy, red-walled bistro is a nicely chilled pick for an aperitif (from €3) and bite to eat - the tagliata particularly stands out, but they also knock up other dishes li…