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Top Choice Food in Cagliari

Durke

In Sardinian, durke means ‘sweet’, and they don’t come sweeter than this delightful old-fashioned store. Its dolci (sweets) are all made according to age-old recipes, often with nothing more than sugar, egg whites a…
Top Choice Market in Cagliari

Mercato di San Benedetto

Cagliari's historic morning food market is exactly what a thriving market should be – busy, noisy and packed with fresh, fabulous produce: fish, salami, heavy clusters of grapes, pecorino the size of wagon wheels, s…
Fashion & Accessories in Cagliari

Sorelle Piredda

For haute couture with history, search out this oh-so-stylish Castello boutique. The shop itself is a sight, set over a Punic cistern and ancient Roman streets, but it's the imaginative designs of the Piredda sister…
Food & Drinks in Cagliari

Sapori di Sardegna

Roberto, his brother and their enthusiastic team do a brisk trade in glorious Sardinian food at this breezy Marina emporium. Stop by for the finest pecorino, salami, bottarga (mullet roe), bread, wine and prettily p…
Wine in Cagliari

Antica Enoteca Cagliaritana

Wine buffs will enjoy exploring the racks at this specialist wine shop on Piazza Yenne. The onus is on Sardinian wines but you'll also come across Italian and international labels, as well as spirits, liqueurs and c…
Jewellery in Cagliari

Loredana Mandas

For something very special, seek out this jewellery workshop where artisan Loredana Mandas creates the exquisite gold filigree for which Sardinia is so famous. Her designs, which often incorporate precious or semi-p…
Clothing in Cagliari

Bistimentas

Add a touch of Sardinian style to your wardrobe with a trip to Bistimentas. The shop is a celebration of island costumes and customs with everything from corduroy jackets and woollen waistcoats to masks, bags and em…
Wine in Cagliari

Enoteca Biondi 1959

One of Cagliari's best stocked bottle shops, Enoteca Biondi sells wine and beer from all over the world, as well as a selection of Italian gourmet specialties: balsamic vinegar from Modena, Sicilian torrone (nougat)…
Fashion & Accessories in Cagliari

Love Retrò

Local designer Alice Tolu displays her vintage-inspired fashions at her chic boutique on trendy Via Sulis. Alongside her seasonal creations, you'll find a range of elegant accessories and jewels carefully selected t…
Arts & Crafts in Cagliari

Intrecci

There are plenty of souvenir shops in Cagliari but this airy showroom is a cut above them all. It showcases a range of products made by island artisans, including hand-crafted jewellery, paintings, ceramic work and …