Restaurants

Top Choice Istrian in Central & Eastern Istria

Toklarija

The reason to come to Sovinjsko Polje is to enjoy one of Istria’s finest dining experiences. At this beautifully converted 600-year-old olive mill (bought by his grandfather in the 1950s), eccentric owner Nevio Siro…
Top Choice Italian in The South Bank

Padella

Yet another fantastic addition to the foodie enclave of Borough Market, Padella is a small, energetic bistro specialising in handmade pasta dishes, inspired by the owners’ extensive culinary adventures in Italy. The…
Top Choice Italian in Florence

In Fabbrica

In Fabbrica, 1.5km south of Porto Romana along Via Senese on the Oltrarno, fuses Florence's outstanding tradition of craftsmanship with its equally fine cuisine. Meaning 'In the Factory', In Fabbrica is just that. B…
Top Choice Italian in Český Krumlov

Nonna Gina

Authentic Italian flavours from the Massaro family feature at this long-established pizzeria, where the quality of food and service knocks the socks off more expensive restaurants. Superb antipasti, great pizza and …
Top Choice Sicilian in Lipari

Le Macine

This country restaurant in Pianoconte, 4.5km from Lipari Town, comes into its own in summer, when meals are served on the terrace. Seafood and fresh vegetables star in dishes such as swordfish cakes with artichokes,…
Top Choice Tuscan in Caernarfon

Osteria

Two Florentine partners opened this excellent addition to Caernarfon's dining scene in a compact whitewashed-stone building hard up against the city walls. Specialising in interesting carpaccios and bruschette (thin…
Top Choice Italian in Tivat

One

It bills its terrace view as 'the most expensive in the country', and considering said vista takes in trillions of euros worth of mega-yachts, it's probably right. But the pricey panorama isn't all this popular bras…
Top Choice Italian in Scarborough

Lanterna

A snug, old-fashioned Italian trattoria that specialises in fresh local seafood (including lobster, from £32) and classic dishes from the old country such as stufato de ceci (chickpea stew with oxtail) and white-tru…
Top Choice Italian in Beaumaris (Biwmares)

Tredici Italian Kitchen

Occupying an intimate 1st-floor dining room above a quality butcher and grocer, Tredici has brought a touch of the Mediterranean to wind-blown Anglesey. While some Welsh produce is used (local lamb cutlets are pan-f…
Top Choice Italian in Malá Strana

Pastař

This new Italian restaurant has been getting rave reviews from Prague foodies with its combination of freshly made pasta and intense Mediterranean flavours in dishes such as cannelloni filled with pumpkin purée, pec…