Monaco restaurants

Top Choice Market in Monaco

Marché de la Condamine

For tasty, excellent-value fare around shared tables, hit Monaco's fabulous food court, tucked beneath the arches behind the open-air place d'Armes market. Rock-bottom budget faves include fresh pasta from Maison de…
Top Choice 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 chestnut flour, beetroot, matcha tea or honey and pine nut – and for th…
Top Choice Fusion in Monaco

La Montgolfière

Monégasque 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 …
Bakery in Monaco

Chez Roger

Monaco's favourite fast-food institution is this little stand in La Condamine market, where owner Roger cranks out fresh socca (chickpea pancakes) and pissaladière (caramelized onion and anchovy tart).
Mediterranean in Monaco

U Cavagnetu

The crush of tourist-oriented restaurants in the narrow streets of Le Rocher may make you want to run screaming, but U Cavagnetu is worth sticking around for. The tasty line-up of authentic Monégasque treats include…
French in Monaco

Castel Roc

This fine-dining stalwart has perhaps the most princely location in all of Monaco – it's literally steps from the palace's main gates, with a suntrap patio to boot. Well-heeled patrons come here for rich, traditiona…
Seafood in Monaco

La Marée

La Marée's 'fish & chic' tagline says it all: if you're after seafood with a stunning sea view, then this swish rooftop restaurant at the Hotel Port-Plage is the place. From turbot, red mullet, sea bass and monk…
Italian in Monaco

Maison des Pâtes

In the morning, locals besiege this stand in Marché de la Condamine for fresh pasta to take home; come lunchtime, it morphs into an informal restaurant, with more than a dozen pastas and a dozen sauces on offer at b…
International in Monaco

Tip Top

A favourite haunt of Monaco's night owls, this tiny, check-clothed bistro sticks out like a sore thumb, just a stone's throw from the fancy Café de Paris and the casino. It's been going for donkey's years and still …
Italian in Monaco

Ristorante Mozza

As its name suggests, Mozza’s speciality is its eponymous cheese – directly imported from Italy, with multiple varieties to taste at the mozzarella bar. Otherwise, it's fine traditional Italian fare: sophisticated p…