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Best Restaurants & Bars in Milan
Visitors might come to Milan for the fashion or art & design, but this northern capital offers visitors a huge range of dining options from the Michelin star rated restaurants to the rooftop bars.
Our list of must-visit restaurants in Milan:
The hottest place in Milan is Carlo Cracco’s (chef with multiple awards and Michelin stars) bistro Cracco in the elegant Galleria Vittorio Emanuele, right next to the Duomo. It’s a more casual but place, but still makes for a stylish lunch or dinner option. In addition to the main course dishes, there are gourmet sandwiches and salads on the menu too.
Cracco, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Milano http://www.ristorantecracco.it/
Since the 1950s, the Pasticceria Cova sits right next to the famous opera house, La Scala on the fashionable Via Montenapoleone. Sip an espresso or cappuccino and order a brioche or cornetto.
Pasticceria Cova, Via Montenapoleone 8 http://www.covamilano.com/en_GB/
For that famous Aperol Spritz with a view head to the Aperol Terrace inside of the famous Galleria. From the terrace you can almost touch the Duomo.
Aperol Terrace, Piazza del Duomo, Milan http://www.terrazzaaperol.it/it/home/
At the top floor at this department store you can find a food hall with a view over the Duomo. At the Rinascente you will find Italian cuisine but also Japanese specialties, there’s something for everyone here.
Rinascente Terrace, Piazza del Duomo, Milan https://www.rinascente.it/rinascente/en/flagship-store/36/milan-piazza-duomo/
Bar Luce, Fondazione Prada
Inside the Fondazione Prada, which building is covered with 24-carat gold, you will find a Bar Luce where you can stop for a coffee, prosecco, sandwich or a light meal.
Bar Luce, Largo Isarco 2 http://www.fondazioneprada.org/barluce-en/?lang=en
It doesn’t get more stylish than a rooftop bar complete with a pool. Enjoy your cocktail at Ceresio 7 and the view. A contemporary dining menu with some local and fusion dishes is also available.
Ceresio 7, Via Ceresio 7 http://www.ceresio7.com/
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