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Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Turin

Laboratorio Zanzara

A delightfully eccentric collection of handmade objects, light fittings, posters, textiles, cards and calendars fills this bright shop, which is run as a non-profit cooperative, employing people with intellectual di…
Market in Turin

Balon

This sprawling flea market has brought street merchants to the north of Porta Palazzo for over 150 years. It's both fascinating and overwhelming, but can turn up some splendid vintage finds for the persistent and sh…
Books in Turin

Giorgio Maffei

Giorgio Maffei was one of the world's most dedicated collectors of books by 20th-century visual and literary avant-garde artists, including Futurist, Dadaist and Surrealist work but also by conceptual artists from t…
Food & Drinks in Turin

Eataly Torino Lingotto

The global Slow Food phenomenon began here in Lingotto. Set in a vast converted factory, the Eataly mothership houses a staggering array of sustainable food and drink, along with beautiful affordable kitchenware and…
Market in Turin

Porta Palazzo

Europe's largest food market has hundreds of stalls, including a large open-air market with a separate undercover local and organic produce area, and a large covered fish and meat hall. It's frantic, fabulously mult…
Food & Drinks in Turin

Sapori di Tassinari

This neighbourhood pasta shop and rosticceria (delicatessan) has been run with love by Maurizio and Iva for 30 years. Choose from the brimming window of prepared dishes sold by weight that include roast salmon, meat…
Perfume in Turin

Via Stampatori Perfumeria

Elena Boggio, who owns the Via Stampatori B&B upstairs, has a passion for natural perfumes, which she considers have their own life force. She grows many of the botanical elements that go into her range of scent…
Chocolate in Turin

Guido Gobino

Guido Gobino's extreme attention to detail, flair and innovation have made him Turin's favourite modern chocolatier. Have a box of his tiny tile-like ganache chocolates made to order: highly evocative flavours inclu…
Fashion & Accessories in Turin

La Belle Histoire

Torinese women have a very particular version of the Italian bella figura and the mostly Italian designers here (with Japan and France also occasionally represented, too) really epitomise the pared-back, if far from…
Chocolate in Turin

Peyrano

Creator of Dolci Momenti a Torino (Sweet Moments in Turin) and grappini (chocolates filled with grappa), Peyrano has been in operation since 1912. After changing hands in 2002, it went under during the recent econom…