Palermo’s Anelletti

Palermo’s Anelletti

Anelletti al forno, a culinary treasure of Sicilian cuisine Sicilian cuisine hides a lot of culinary treasures. One example is Anelletti al forno (“a pasta u furnu” in Sicilian dialect). This is a traditional first course of this region, loved by young and...
Five savory Italian recipes made with chocolate

Five savory Italian recipes made with chocolate

Who said that chocolate can only be used for desserts? Everybody knows that chocolate comes from cocoa which has a bitter taste to the palate. This ingredient has been used since the beginning of times from the Maya population and it was way more in use than the now...
The history of Sardinian taste: la fregula

The history of Sardinian taste: la fregula

Fregula, an ancient recipe for a unique first course They say this first course had been created over 1000 years ago, in the magical island of Sardinia, who is the motherland of lots of sensational dishes. This tasty but simple recipe has a format made of many,...
Spaghetti vs. Linguine: 2 winners in Italian cuisine

Spaghetti vs. Linguine: 2 winners in Italian cuisine

There are a lot of pasta varieties (around 100) depending on shapes and sizes. Let’s have a look to 2 of the most known and loved. If you are a pasta lover, you have to absolutely learn the difference between spaghetti and linguine, two kinds of long pasta, very...
A delicacy straight from the sea: bottarga

A delicacy straight from the sea: bottarga

A modest start for such a bougie ingredient The origin of this special food comes from Nile Delta, formed in Egypt in the 10th century B.C. Later bottarga spread its fame onto other countries although the name comes from Italian origins. The typical bottarga is...
The 10 most famous Italian summer recipes

The 10 most famous Italian summer recipes

Here’s the ten most famous recipes that you can find in Italy to face the hottest days, perfect for the summer: tasty, fresh, light and colorful dishes for everyone! 1. Rice salad Colorful and tasty, there are a lot of variations of rice salad (insalata di riso): the...
CALIBOCCA

CALIBOCCA

True Italian cuisine and pizza in the heart of Charlottenburg. Looking for the best wine to match your meal? Then ask Vincenzo, the owner and sommelier of CaliBocca, he will find the perfect solution for you. Schlüterstr. 30, 10629 Berlin S...
Gricia, one of the best recipe from Latium

Gricia, one of the best recipe from Latium

Gricia is a very famous pasta dish from Latium. It’s the perfect combination for those who love Carbonara and Cacio e Pepe too. In fact it is considered a mix of the two. There are many versions, even one with tomato sauce, then called Amatriciana. Origins The...
Cacio e Pepe, poor ingredients and awesome taste

Cacio e Pepe, poor ingredients and awesome taste

Cacio e Pepe, is one of the traditional Italian pasta dishes, created by shepherds in Latium. Even if it includes poor ingredients, the awesomeness in guaranteed! Origins Cacio e Pepe  is among the most famous dishes in Italy and specially in Rome. It’s like the...
Seafood spaghetti, a real Mediterranean recipe

Seafood spaghetti, a real Mediterranean recipe

Seafood spaghetti is the typical dish that characterizes Italian seaside towns. South Italians maintain their leadership as the best in cooking seafood. Origins of seafood spaghetti Seafood spaghetti is a typical dish of the south-Italy cuisine, in Italian it is known...
Penne lisce or penne rigate? Obviously PENNE LISCE. But why?

Penne lisce or penne rigate? Obviously PENNE LISCE. But why?

Italy, the country of food, tradition and culture, with its 23.5Kg of pasta consumption per person, per year, gives us another battle on food. What is the type of Penne Italians prefer? Lisce (smooth) or Rigate (with little grooves on it), and why do they choose one...
TRATTORIA ROSSI

TRATTORIA ROSSI

Fine Italian restaurant which offers a rich menu, with a focus on Italian tradition. Friedbergstraße 22, 14057 Berlin...
SICULA BAR

SICULA BAR

From breakfast to dinner, your Sicilian place in Friedrichshain! Scharnweberstr. 46, 10247 Berlin...
Meet the truffle, king of the kitchen

Meet the truffle, king of the kitchen

Truffle: a secret treasure hidden in the ground Contemplated in antiquity as the food of the gods, with handed down aphrodisiac properties, the truffle plays a role as a true sovereign within Italian cuisine. It was during the Middle Ages, especially in Italian noble...
BARETTINO

BARETTINO

Sfogliatelle, Ragout and Much More. Barettino Bar is all about girl power, it’s the perfect place for all times, from breakfast to dinner! It’s an Italian bar founded by two friends and today it is home of the tastiest recipes: we have been there and we still dream...
DA ANTONIO

DA ANTONIO

A piece of Sardinia has found a place in Berlin! Everyday Antonio and his Team satisfy customers with the best Sardinian dishes. They will be very happy to delight you with their excellent specialties. Bismarckstraße 60, 10627 Berlin U2 Bismarckstraße Open Monday,...
LA LUPA

LA LUPA

After the success of the famous “Rome Food” banquet, which brought the best Italian food to the markets of Berlin, Gianluca and his team are ready to welcome you in their new restaurant and they are ready to serve you their delicious dishes. Are you ready?...
BELLUCCI

BELLUCCI

Right in Charlottenburg heart, one of the most famous restaurants of Berlin Awarded in 2018 as one of the 70 best restaurants and pizzerias out of the “Belpaese” by the prestigious Ristorazione Italiana Magazine, it has been one of the most popular places in Berlin...
LAGALANTE

LAGALANTE

In this remarkably elegant and refined restaurant you will have the opportunity to taste good (and beautiful) food. Nuances in the specialties tell the story of the owner and of his family traditions and his journey. Do not miss the chance to have a taste....
TAVERNETTA AZARA

TAVERNETTA AZARA

Elegant and sophisticated restaurant, this Italian trattoria is perfect to have some pasta, fish or meat. Don’t forget the antipasto nor the wine! Westfälische Str. 51, 10711...
AMICI AMICI

AMICI AMICI

Caponata di Melanzane, Parmigiana or Burrata di Bufala: in this italian “trattoria”, founded in 2006, you will taste the authentic sicilian food. But what is also sicial here is the atmosphere, warm and Mediterranean. Enjoy your experience in this...
BRUDERHERZ

BRUDERHERZ

A cozy place in a beautiful area of Berlin Charlottenburg with a focus on fresh homemade pasta. You will be delighted by Tomek’s ravioli, tagliatelle and pappardelle with different sauces from North to South Italy. Leonhardtstraße 6, 14057...
TRATTORIA LAURETTA

TRATTORIA LAURETTA

Trattoria Lauretta, in the heart of Tempelhof, is a cozy location to taste both traditional Italian and Sicilian cuisine. Mario, the restaurant’s owner, moved to Berlin more than 30 years ago to bring here the Sicilian cuisine culture. Go and try it!...
MEDEATERRANEAN TRIP

MEDEATERRANEAN TRIP

MedEATerranean Trip is one of the very few places in Berlin where not only can you taste Italian, but also mediterranean ciusine. Sergio and Christopher, the restaurant’s owners, will welcome you and make you feel at home. Gabriel-Max-Strasse 19,...
OSTERIA N°1

OSTERIA N°1

Excellent Italian cuisine with dish and meat first courses, fresh pasta and pizza in a lovely location in Kreuzberg. Kreuzbergstraße 71, 10965...
LUNA

LUNA

A pizza maker from Frosinone has opened with his 4 daughters and his wife an Italian restaurant in Berlin, whose name is LuNa. Luigi Dirma has a German wife, who manages the administrative aspect of the restaurant, and four special collaborators (some of them are...
ENOTECA L’ANGOLINO

ENOTECA L’ANGOLINO

Cosy restaurant with a fine selection of starters, cold-cuts, cheeses and greats wines. Caramelized goat’s cheese, sardines “in saor” and the finest wines: that’s L’Angolino in Berlin Caramelized goat’s cheese with salad dressed with blueberries sauce and balsamic...
FRANCUCCI

FRANCUCCI

Francucci is the only Italian restaurant in Berlin that serves the real Chianina steak and other amazing specialities, including fish dishes and pizzas. Francucci, the only Italian restaurant serving the original “Chianina” steak in Berlin “The first time we brought...
PROMETEO

PROMETEO

One of the best Neapolitan pizzas in Berlin, cooked in the original wood oven. You will find also amazing antipasti and desserts. Wood-fired oven and 72 hours of rising time: Prometeo’s Neapolitan pizza conquers Berlin Some pizzas are just unforgettable and so...
IL KINO

IL KINO

A nice 52 seats arthouse cinema with bar and bistro. Look and the programme and choose a good film and try Italian wines and dishes. Nansenstraße 22, 12047 Berlin...
LA PECORA NERA

LA PECORA NERA

Pecora Nera brings Venetian cuisine in Berlin! Tasty dishes carefully prepared with the best Italian products. “La Pecora Nera brings the real Venetian cuisine to Berlin and offers the original Spritz for just 2,50€.” Handmade Bigoli (an extruded pasta in the form of...
IANDI

IANDI

This is more than a bar, at Iandi you really feel at home. These friendly Italian guys prepare you delicious food for breakfast, lunch and aperitivo. For sure you will come back. Lenau Straße 21, 12047 Berlin...
FACCIOLA

FACCIOLA

Piedmontese wine bar and traditional cuisine. Here you could find Barbera wine and other typical Italian wines that you could enjoy with a special selection of Italian cold cuts and cheeses. Facciola: Piedmontese wine house and traditional cuisine in Berlin «My...