Where to Eat and Drink in Milan

Food and Drink in Milan

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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.

Best Restaurants in Milan

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

Best Restaurants in Milan

Pasticceria Cova

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

Aperol Terrace

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


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

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

Best Restaurants in Milan

Ceresio 7

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

Food and Drink in Milan

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