Must-see shopping in Verona

  • Top Choice
    Libreria Antiquaria Perini

    Don’t be fooled by the name – this is no ordinary dusty antique shop. Rather, it is a treasure trove of vintage posters, maps, prints, engravings and…

  • Cordovano

    Despite its modern demeanour, this leather showroom is the artisan studio of Mario Gastaldi, who handmakes all the leather products downstairs. His…

  • Sunday Flea Market

    The flea market fills Piazza San Zeno and the surrounding streets, and is a feast of art nouveau light fittings, gramophone players, Fascist-era bike…

  • Punto

    One of only two supermarkets in the historical centre, this quite upmarket food store sells high-quality groceries in the historic old fish-market…

  • Salumeria Caliari Manuel

    Wonderful old-style Veneto deli bedecked in hams and salamis and packed with everything from wines and olive oils to splayed codfish and multicoloured…

  • Merchant of Venice

    Exquisite perfumes beautifully bottled in Murano glass are the sole speciality of this fragrant boutique. Expect to pay €80 to €120 per fragrance.

  • Albertini

    Behind the delightful art nouveau shopfront you'll find a gourmet cave crammed with bottles, jars and tins of tasty stuff. Truffle crisp, anyone?

  • Libreria Mondadori

    Useful bookshop where you can pick up maps of Verona, the region and Kompass maps of Lake Garda should you be heading in that direction.

  • Vivavino

    Brand-new 'concept' wine shop where over 300 reds and whites are stored in funkily stacked cardboard tubes, each one linked to the arts in some …

  • Adigeo

    Verona's main modern shopping mall boasts 100 shops and around 20 eateries. Take bus 61 to Viale delle Nazioni stop, or the 62 to Largo Perlar.

  • Libraccio

    Italian bookshop with some books in English, maps of Verona, a stock of interesting posters and Lonely Planet guides in Italian.