Restaurants

Top Choice Fusion in Monaco

La Montgolfière

Monegasque chef Henri Geraci has worked in some of the Riviera's top restaurants, but he's now happily settled at his own establishment down a shady alleyway near the palace. Escoffier-trained, he's faithful to the …
Top Choice Market in Monaco

Marché de la Condamine

For tasty, excellent-value fare around shared tables, hit Monaco's fabulous market food court, tucked beneath the arches behind the open-air market stalls on place d'Armes. Fresh pasta (€5.50 to €9) from Maison des …
Modern French in Monaco

Café Llorca

This chic bistro on the 1st floor of the Grimadi Forum conference centre is Michelin-starred chef Alain Llorca’s gift to lunch-goers: fabulous modern French cuisine with a fusion twist at affordable prices. The two-…
Seafood in Monaco

La Marée

This stunning rooftop restaurant, with chic tables gazing brazenly down on the port, is a temple to seafood. The choice of fish and shellfish is exceptional and Sunday brunch is a hot weekend date.
Ice Cream in Monaco

Pierre Geronimi

A bit of a local's secret: Monaco's best ice-creams and sorbets, made by its eponymous Corsican maître glacier. The flavours are exciting - try the chestnut, beetroot, green tea or honey - and for the ultimate indul…
Tearoom in Monaco

Le Teashop

This super-stylish tea bar is all the rage with Monaco's ladies who lunch. There are more than 130 loose-leaf teas to choose from, served classically in a china pot, as a frothy latte or Asian-style with bubbles. Th…
American in Monaco

Stars ’n’ Bars

This American sports bar with TV screens and video games inside and striking terrace by the water outside is a Monaco icon. The winning F1 racing car driven to victory by Mika Häkkinen in 1998 and 1999 hangs on one …
French in Monaco

Bouchon

For a timeless taste of Paris in Monaco head to this traditional French bistro, complete with vintage zinc bar, padded leather banquet seating and ceramic tiles on the wall. The menu is equally bistro-perfect: think…
International in Monaco

Tip Top

Closed for just four hours a day, this atmospheric bistro with a line-up of tables-for-two on the narrow pavement outside is where Monégasques gather all night long for good-value fodder and a gossip. The vibe is vi…
Italian in Monaco

Ristorante Mozza

Mozza’s speciality is mozzarella – 10 varieties star in the tasty mozzarella bar here. Otherwise, it's fine traditional Italian fare, alongside unmissable culinary bastions of Italian culture such as after-work aper…