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  Don't know what traditional Milanese cuisine is like? Lost between mondeghili and rostin negàa? Read more!

.:. Casa Fontana
Milan's first course par excellence is rice, cooked here in twentythree different ways (and made to order).
.:. Also croquettes, quiches, and special pastries or ice cream.

Where Piazza Carbonari 5
Zara district
nearest subway stationSondrio
Point of Interest map

closed Monday
[+39] 02 6704710

.:. El Brellin
In bygone days, washerwomen did their laundry at the nearby stone-clad basin kneeling on a stall, or 'predellino', which is what the name of the restaurant means in Milanese dialect. Overlooking the Naviglio Grande canal, the Brellin has a warm atmosphere with wooden ceilings and fireplaces. Milanese and Lombard cuisine with a touch of creativity.

Where Vicolo Lavandai 
Navigli district
nearest subway stationPorta Genova FS
Point of Interest map

open daily
[+39] 02 58101351

.:. Milanese
In a maze of old Milan streets, this one-time trattoria sticks to local gastronomic traditions. Don't miss the delicious hot zabaglione for dessert (strictly cholesterol-unwise).

Where Via Santa Marta 11
Via Torino district
nearest subway stationCordusio
Point of Interest map

closed Saturday and Sunday
[+39] 02 86451991


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