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My Rome list: Jan/Feb 2017

by sidcundiff 7 days ago

I’ve been to most of the restaurants listed below, most back last April 2015. Good restaurants often have a short sh...

sidcundiff commented 5 hours ago

Planned Rome Itinerary

by shanshan 7 days ago

Hello all, Wife & I are planning our first trip to Rome together. Will be focused more on food/walking than museu...

mbfant commented 15 hours ago

Dining on New Years Eve/New Years Day - Alba? Bra? La Morra?

by spicygal 1 day ago

My husband and I will be visiting Piemonte later this month. After a few days in Torino, we'll be up against New Year...


allende commented 23 hours ago

Trapizzino from Rome at Marta (NYC) during lunch this week

by Multifoiled 3 days ago

Stefano Callegari’s trappizino seem to be pretty popular in Rome right now. I think it's interesting that Marta is fe...

Ziggy41 commented 1 day ago


by Wankel 3 years ago

I have a buddy whose family is from an area just north of Naples. As a child, he recalls seeing family members eatin...


susaniovinemelaragno commented 4 days ago

My Venice list, January 2017

by sidcundiff 7 days ago

I’ve been to most of the restaurants listed below in February 2014. Good restaurants often have a short shelf life, ...


allende commented 4 days ago

Map of 10 best pastry shops in Italy, derived from Gambero Rosso

by Michaelspont 18 days ago

The list favors high-end pan European confections, but if you like baked treats as much as I do: http://www.theloc...


jangita commented 7 days ago

Best town for foodie in Sicily and/or Sardinia

by rhi_bok 13 days ago

Hi all I am planning a trip to italy in June next year. Looking for good places to spend 4-7 days in and experience ...


rhi_bok commented 8 days ago

3 dinners in Rome and 1 lunch? Emma, Roscioli, Marzapane, Cesare?

by meganinlosfeliz 3 months ago

Hi, we leave for a trip to Italy in a week and at long last I am trying to making final decisions on meals. We arriv...

Shrinkrap commented 10 days ago

Sicily 2016

by DomaineLulu 6 months ago

Sicily in 10 Days I’ve been a lurker on Chowhound for some time so here goes my first post, based on 10 nights in ...


rhi_bok commented 12 days ago


by jangita 13 days ago

First night: Dinner was at Due Cavallini, recommended by a friend for bing very local and it was. We ate the typi...


Michaelspont commented 12 days ago

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Restaurants in Prati / Rome

by santonios 15 days ago

We are going to rome next week ...staying near Ottaviano metro in Prati I made a small list of restaurants ..i was ...


by jangita 17 days ago

Francheschetta58: And the meal was pretty sensational. The amuse was very “cute”. They put a small ball of pumpkin...


jangita commented 15 days ago

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Osteria Francescana lunch reservation - December 30 - 1 person needed

by knifeforkchopstick 17 days ago

Hi! I was lucky enough to get a reservation at Osteria Francescana for lunch on December 30 @ 1p.m. However, due t...

Off the beaten path in Via Veneto?

by timarland 20 days ago

Hi all - My wife and I will be staying at the Marriott Grand Flora in January. I'm absolutely committed to findi...


timarland commented 17 days ago

"The 10 Hottest Restaurants in Rome, Italy"

by Multifoiled 1 month ago

Here's a list I'll keep at hand for our next trip to Rome, courtesy of Katy Parla. Posting this for those coming to t...


Michaelspont commented 18 days ago

Sicily Trip Report

by johannabanana 2 months ago

My husband and I travelled to Sicily in late September and early October. Palermo A number of friends and acqua...


Robert Brown commented 18 days ago

Italian Name for Tuscan Fried Vegs

by Jim Leff 4 months ago

What's the proper term for the Tuscan fritti of fried vegetables, flowers, and herbs? I've googled variations of ...

Jim Leff commented 18 days ago

Piemonte Restaurants 2016

by allende 8 months ago

Left our home in Tuscany, and we’re in The Langhe again for what we hope will be two months of eating, drinking, biki...


Robert Brown commented 21 days ago