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#210 of 6,486 Restaurants in Milan
Certificate of Excellence
Centro Storico
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Via Borgospesso 12, 20121 Milan, Italy
+39 02 7600 2572
12:30 - 22:45
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Sun 12:30 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 12:30 - 22:45
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful food, kind service, really great atmosphere. Let me put it this way: my mom and I were in Milan only four days and we ate here twice!!

Thank Heather R
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a great location. Seems like typical italian place. We came there for a lunch and it was packed! I think it is better to make a reservation (i did it a day before). Food was great, staff spoke english, but the menu was only in italian (anyway if u eat italian, easy to translate.)) it was christmas... More 

Thank Aneta P
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

I see some mixed reviews about this restaurant. My opinion is that this is a really great fine dining Italian restaurant. Keep in mind that I don't believe that Italian food is suitable for "fine dining" the same way other cuisines are (like French, for example). Italian food is about fresh ingredients, simple cooking. It's not about complex cooking techniques... More 

Thank Andrew W
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Very tasty place with nice and romantic atmosphere . Good wine and perfect service. Really enjoyed my dinner in this restaurant

Thank Cristina D
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

A lovely shop assistant recommended Bice and even told us what we should try for a local experience! I did exactly that (saffron risotto to start, veal Milanese for main) and wasn't disappointed. It was full of locals, and very Italian with not a tourist in sight! The menu is in Italian but for a real restaurant this is worth... More 

Thank BikerBird
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

After reading the reviews and having high expectations, we were really disappointed during our visit. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere however the first shock was when they couldn't provide us with an English menu. I understand that they are proud Italian but it is rather hard to dine when you don't get the menu. Moreover the waiter wasn't prepared... More 

Thank Fatima A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Not only Tiramisu but also typical Italian pasta and seconde piatti. Reservation probably required. Buon apetit

Thank Michal B
Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

We were recommended this restaurant by a Milanese business colleague and it didn't disappoint We tend to eat early by Italian standards and were one of the first customers for the evening at 7:30pm The staff were attentive and helpful. The menu is in Italian without translation so we tended to struggle a bit - but the waiter was helpful... More 

Thank RIchardJS59
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105 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

During our short stay in Milan we visited this restaurant twice having been impressed by its food and service during the first dinner on Friday evening. Absolutely necessary to book in advance. Food is impeccable, my Risotto Milanese absolutely gorgeous and my wife's salad with shrimps and avocados, lime and apple was fresh and delicious. The Black Cod my wife... More 

Thank RomaRenato
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent Italian restaurant in a great location, just meters away from luxury shopping inMonte Napoleone. Make sure you make a reservation

Thank Peter H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
12:30 - 22:45
12:30 - 22:45
12:30 - 22:45
12:30 - 22:45
12:30 - 22:45
12:30 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Borgospesso 12, 20121 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Centro Storico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Storico
  • Phone Number: +39 02 7600 2572

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Centro Storico

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Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch expedition into a royal experience. Head to the rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the view of the animated square with a panorama of the Duomo. The Corso Vittorio Emanuele II is the street for high-end shopping. Brands of all kinds and street artists attract the attention of all visitors; while at Via Santa Radegonda 16, Luini Panzerotti is a much appreciated street food shop providing unimaginable culinary experiences. If shopping takes its toll on you, consider visiting Castello Sforzesco, a 15th century castle housing several museums. Those looking to relax can go to Parco Sempione, where nature provides respite from the energy of this dynamic and international city.
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