Top Choice Cafe in Rome


Iconic Necci opened as a gelateria in 1924 and later became a favourite of director Pier Paolo Pasolini. Good for a drink or a meal, it serves up sophisticated Italian cooking to an eclectic crowd of all ages, with …
Osteria in Rome

Osteria Qui se Magna!

A small, simple place adorned with gingham paper tablecloths with a couple of outside tables, here you can eat heavenly, hearty, home-cooked food, such as carciofi con patata (artichokes with potatoes).
Friulian in Friuli Venezia Giulia

La Subida

A famous family-run inn, with border-crossing dishes and ingredients – rabbit, boar, flowers and berries – that bring the landscape to the plate in a very modern way. Stay over in one of their stunning forest houses…
Friulian in Friuli Venezia Giulia

Terre e Vini

The Felluga family are Friulian wine royalty and their cosy 19th-century osteria looks out over the plantings. Feast on tripe on Thursdays, salt cod on Fridays and goose stew or herbed frittata any day of the week. …
Friulian in Friuli Venezia Giulia

La Frasca

A frasca is similar to an osmize, a rustic place serving salumi (cured meats) and wine, and takes its name from the same practice of hanging a branch out as a shingle. Walter Scarbolo's relaxed roadside dining room …
Agriturismo in Lake Como

Agriturismo Giacomino

Set 1100m up a mountain and surrounded by pine forests, this delightful agriturismo offers awe-inspiring views of Lago di Mezzola. The delicious country cooking is full of farm products, including salami, sausages, …
Italian in Lake Como West Bank

Osteria del Valico

The frontier village of Erbonne has had an eatery for more than 100 years. It has moved from house to house, snaking up in its present charming location since 2000, which has timber floors and a porch. Guests sit at…
Seafood in Lazio

Ristorante La Bomboniera

Friulian in Friuli Venezia Giulia


Tuscan in Southern Tuscany

Restaurant Terenzi

Attached to the prestigious Terenzi wine estate a 50 minute drive from Pitigliano, this restaurant teams fine foods with the winery's signature Morellino di Scansano DOCG; a ruby-red Sangiovese with berry and violet…