Top ChoiceGelato in Pisa

Gelateria De' Coltelli

Follow the crowd to this world-class gelateria, famed for its sensational artisanal, organic and 100% natural gelato. Flavours are as zesty and appealing as its bright-orange interior. The hard part is choosing:...

Tuscan in Pisa

Osteria dei Cavalieri

When an osteria cooks up a tripe platter for antipasto, bone marrow with saffron-spiced rice as primo and feisty T-bone steaks as secondo, you know you’ve struck Tuscan foodie gold. A trio of inspired piatti...

Pizza in Pisa

Pizzeria Il Montino

There's nothing fancy about this down-to-earth pizzeria, an icon among Pisans, students and sophisticates alike. Take away or order at the bar then grab a table, inside or out, and munch on house specialities...

Italian in Pisa

Ir Tegame

When the urge for a swift bowl of pasta strikes, hit this stylish spaghetteria on one of Pisa's buzziest squares. A riot of faux flowers, strung on red and white ladders, decorate the low ceiling and the menu...

Sandwiches in Pisa

L'Ostellino

For a gourmet panino (sandwich) wrapped in crunchy waxed paper, this minuscule deli and panineria delivers. Take your pick from dozens of different combos written by hand on the blackboard (lardo di colonnata...

Tuscan in Pisa

Chilometro Toscano

With its soul-soaringly high stone-vaulted ceiling and lavish deli display of Tuscan cheeses and salamis, this contemporary wine bar and eatery is hard to resist. Build your own tasting platter or opt for a daily...

Tuscan in Pisa

Ristorante Galileo

For good, honest, unpretentious Tuscan cooking, nothing beats this classical old-timer. From the cork-covered wine list to the complimentary plate of warm homemade focaccia and huge platters of tempting...

Pizza in Pisa

Capodimonte

For generous-sized pizza (€4 to €12), cooked in a proper, wood-burning oven, and burgers (€10 to €12) washed down with a local craft beer, you won't do better than this stylish steakhouse and pizzeria. With...

Italian in Pisa

Romeo

When you tire of traditional Tuscan (or touristy Tuscan), recharge taste buds with an imaginative pizza or burger at this contemporary waterfront cellar with ancient stone vaults and chintzy glass chandeliers. A...

Tuscan in Pisa

Osteria Bernardo

This small bistro on a pretty square, well away from the Leaning Tower crowd, is the perfect fusion of easy dining and gourmet excellence. Its menu is small – just four or five dishes per course – and the cuisine...

Sandwiches in Pisa

Il Crudo

A monster baguette stuffed with cured meat and salsa verde (green sauce) makes for an ideal lunch at this pocket-sized panineria (sandwich shop). Order from the bar and sit on the pretty piazza across from the...

Italian in Pisa

Osteria Zer050

Everything cooked here is strictly seasonal, local and organic, with products from farms within a 50km radius of Pisa. Feast on dishes like risotto with almonds, wafer-thin slices of tuna with sesame, and various...