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Top Choice Osteria in Urbino

Antica Osteria da la Stella

Duck down a quiet side street to this rustically elegant, beamed 15th-century inn once patronised by the likes of Piero della Francesca. Legendary in these parts, Osteria de la Stella puts its own inventive twist on…
Top Choice Food & Drinks in Urbino

Raffaello Degusteria

The best spot in town for local products bar none. With the selection here – Casciotta d'Urbina DOC cheese, salumi, biscotti, wine, craft beer, honey, grappa, olive oil, truffles, there's even local saffron! – you c…
Museum in Urbino

Galleria Nazionale delle Marche

The Galleria Nazionale delle Marche lodges in the striking Renaissance Palazzo Ducale. A monumental staircase, one of Italy's first, leads to the piano nobile (literally 'noble floor') and the Ducal Apartments. Pier…
Palace in Urbino

Palazzo Ducale

A microcosm of Renaissance architecture, art and history, the Palazzo Ducale contains the Galleria Nazionale delle Marche, housed within Federico da Montefeltro's palace. The duke enlisted the foremost artists and a…
Cathedral in Urbino

Duomo di Urbino

Rebuilt in the early 19th century in neoclassical style, the interior of Urbino's duomo commands much greater interest than its austere facade. Particularly memorable is Federico Barocci's Last Supper. The basilica'…
Osteria in Urbino

Osteria L'Angolo Divino

This subterranean osteria oozes atmosphere under the direction of new chef/owner Tiziano Rosetti who maintains traditional staples (tagliatelle al ragù, cappelletti in brodo) but digs deeper with the daily-changing …
Wine Bar in Urbino

Caffè Raffaello

A mixed crowd of students and middle-aged urbanites spill out into Via Raffaello during Urbino's best wine bar's nightly aperitivo. There's an ever-changing, superbly curated selection of marchigiana wines by the gl…
Museum in Urbino

Casa Natale di Raffaello

North of the Piazza della Repubblica you'll find the 15th-century house where Raphael was born in 1483 and spent his first 16 years. On the 1st floor is possibly one of Raphael's first frescoes, a Madonna with child…
Trattoria in Urbino

La Trattoria del Leone

This homey, rustic basement trattoria raids Le Marche's larder for the best regional produce. Olive all'ascolana (stuffed olives fried in breadcrumbs) whet appetites for dishes such as ravioli with the local Casciot…
Cafe in Urbino

Caffè Basili

Popular with Urbino's students, this is the best of the piazza cafes. Its outdoor tables get a relaxing dose of afternoon sun. Pastries, sandwiches and gelato are served any time of day, and aperitivi accompany late…