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Top Choice Food & Drinks in Duomo & San Babila

Peck

Milan's historic deli is a bastion of the city's culinary heritage with three floors below ground dedicated to turning out the fabulously colourful display of foods that cram every counter. It showcases a mind-boggl…
Top Choice Food in Porta Garibaldi & Isola

Eataly

A cult destination dedicated to Italian gastronomy, this 5000-square-metre emporium showcases the best, locally sourced products over four huge floors, including small craft beer producers, specialist gelato from Là…
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Navigli & Porta Romana

NonostanteMarras

Brainchild of Sardinian fashion designer Antonio Marras, this eccentric concept store hidden in an ivy-draped courtyard is full of magpie artefacts, books and Marras's creative, colourful clothes. Come here to find …
Top Choice Homewares in Corso Magenta & Sant'Ambrogio

Spazio Rossana Orlandi

Installed in a former tie factory in the Magenta district, this iconic interior design studio is a challenge to find. Once inside, though, it's hard to leave the dream-like treasure trove stacked with vintage and co…
Fashion & Accessories in Quadrilatero d'Oro & Porta Venezia

Brioni

Founded in Rome in 1945, Brioni has been synonymous with luxury since the get-go. The name was 'borrowed' from the beautiful Brijuni Islands in Croatia, a favoured destination of the European jetset. Nowadays the gr…
Fashion & Accessories in Porta Garibaldi & Isola

10 Corso Como

This might be the world's most hyped 'concept shop', but Carla Sozzani's selection of desirable things (Lanvin ballet flats, Alexander Girard wooden dolls, a demicouture frock by a designer you've not read about yet…
Department Store in Duomo & San Babila

Brian & Barry

From humble beginnings in Monza in 1924, Pietro and Maria Zaccardi built the Brian & Barry brand from scratch. Their impressive, 12-storey flagship store, designed by Giovanni Muzio, houses not only their good-v…
Music in Navigli & Porta Romana

Mamu

Taking a leaf out of the concept store book, Nicola Kitharatzis has created this classical music wonderland, a huge 350-square-metre space where enthusiasts (professional and amateur) can come to buy music, drink co…
Shoes in Quadrilatero d'Oro & Porta Venezia

Premiata

On trend as ever, the Quad’s latest, greatest shop is the new Premiata flagship designed by Vincenzo de Cotiis. The contemporary interiors provide a backdrop for this historic Marche footwear brand, which now produc…
Fashion & Accessories in Duomo & San Babila

Wait and See

With collaborations with international brands and designers such as Missoni, Etro and Anna Molinari under her belt, Uberta Zambeletti launched her own collection in 2010. Quirky Wait and See indulges her eclectic ta…