Brandi, the real Italian coffee and feinkost on the canal of Kreuzberg, Berlin

Brandi “Espressobar and Food” is located in one of the most beautiful streets of Berlin, really close to the Admiralbrücke. Margerita, Greta, Mario and Claudio have been for many years a team: thanks to their daily work and their dedication, the work of small Italian producers is pint into the foreground and made accessible to[…]

Monella, the delicious Neapolitan Pizzeria in Berlin that pays tribute to Tinto Brass

The name of the restaurant, Monella, it is not by coincidence, and if the first thing that comes to your mind when reading the name is the famous movie of Tinto Brass (late 20s) then you guessed right. “My passions are cinema and Neapolitan pizza” tell us Seba, one of the owners. “When Kate and[…]

Al Contadino Sotto Le Stelle, the favourite Italian restaurant of Hollywood stars in Berlin

Cosimo Bianco and Lucio Massaro chose a very poetical name for their restaurant: located in Auguststraße 36, in the heart of Mitte, Al Contadino sotto le stelle is a must in the gastronomy in the German capital. Among its international clients there are German politicians and Hollywood stars (among the others Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie[…]

Romoli, the legendary ice cream parlour as well as coffee bar and bistro, now is also in Berlin

“Romoli is also in Berlin”: if you are from Rome, this simple phrase would probably reawaken in you memories of amazing tastes and flavours; instead if you have never heard about it, all you have to know is that Romoli is a real point of reference concerning coffee bars, ice cream parlours and pastry shops[…]

Sironi, the Italian bakery whose bread makes you feel like home

Genoese focaccia, pizza alla pala (it is cooked on refractory stones that’s why it is put in the oven with a shovel), maritozzi (typical Italian dessert), bread made with the finest flours and sourdough: these are only some of the tasty specialties that Sironi offers. All these products are made with high quality ingredients and[…]

Parma di Vini Benedetti: sustainability and organic food Italian restaurant ambassador in Berlin

Simple recipes, quality, organic and eco-sustainable ingredients: that’s Parma di Vini Benedetti philosophy. Located at 31 Utrechter Straße, it is not a simple restaurant: it is restaurant, wine shop, delicatessen shop and meeting place at the same time. Philippe Benedetti opened it in 2014: “The concept behind my philosophy is counting on ingredients quality as[…]

From Brescia to Berlin: Gelateria Tosoni serves the best Italian ice cream flavours along Kreuzberg canal.

More than 25 years of experience in the field of artisan ice creams production: that’s what characterises Gelateria Tosoni, Italian ice-cream parlour inaugurated in Berlin in 2013, named after the namesake ice-cream parlour in Mazzano, in the province of Brescia, near Lake Garda. Read the article in German or Italian   It is located at[…]

Thal, Italian refined wine bar in western Berlin where elegance is the norm

Agnobianco, San Martino Masari, Pecorino-Beati, Pinot Gris-Anselmet, Fiano Pietracupa, Core Montevetrano, Ama-Castello di Ama, Maldafrica-COS, Fumin-Anselmet; these are only some of the prestigious wines served at Thal Wine Bar, a wine house located at 38 Wielandstraße in the district of Wilmersdorf. Here you could enjoy a glass of Italian and non-Italian wines with some Italian[…]

Porchetta from Ariccia, mozzarella and marinated boar meat: that’s Cantina Sociale in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg

“Let the food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food” said Hippocrates in the 4th century B.C. and that is what happens everyday at “Cantina Sociale”, extraordinary restaurant and delicatessen, inaugurated in September 2015 and located on Zionskirchstraße, one of the most fascinating and smart streets of Berlin. The restaurant offers a great variety[…]

Cafè Aroma, the legendary Italian restaurant that according to the Guardian serves one of the 10 best brunches in Berlin

Lobster ravioli seasoned with rosemary and orange aromatised butter sauce, sausage with chestnuts and mushrooms strudel, duck breast carpaccio with apples, celery and turnips, Umbrian truffle, pumpkins, broccoli and much more; that’s Café Aroma, one of the most renowned and legendary Italian restaurants in Berlin. There is a fixed menu and new specials everyday: “It[…]

“Specialties from Basilicata, my mother as a chef and a suitcase full of stories: that’s my Muntagnola.”

There are people and places in the world that are destined to conquer your heart; regardless of their nationality, these people will conquer you with their values. Pino Bianco and his Muntagnola belong to this kind of people and places. Muntagnola is the name given to the restaurant but originally it was the nickname given[…]