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Cuisine of Bergamo for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

Sunrise at Bergamo old town, Lombardy Bergamo is home to a huge number of various gastronomic facilities that specialize in widest selection of culinary areas. Here you will find elite restaurants that offer not only luxurious menus with rare dishes, but also interesting entertainments programs. Of course, there are many small family restaurants and cafes in the city. As a rule, they are very popular among travelers. Colleoni & dell'Angelo is one of the best restaurants dedicated to the national cuisine. During the daytime it is a perfect place for business meetings. In the evening the restaurant attracts visitors by its cozy and romantic atmosphere. Experienced staff of the restaurant will organize and conduct any kind of celebration at the highest level. Connoisseurs of Italian cuisine will also be interested in visiting the restaurant called Da Mimmo. Several varieties of pasta and pizza, unique seafood dishes and the best sorts of Italian wine have made Da Mimmo restaurant one of the most popular gastronomic establishments of the city. This place is open until late at night and also offers an interesting cultural program.
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Trattoria Parietti restaurant is the best choice for rest of the entire family. It will attract its visitors not only by the largest selection of national dishes, cozy atmosphere and friendly attitude of staff, but also by very attractive prices. Trattoria Parietti is one of the best budget restaurants in the city. Fans of Mediterranean cuisine simply can’t fail to leave Trattoria Camozzi restaurant unattended. The basis of the restaurant’s menu is represented by dishes cooked from seafood. The restaurant is a perfect place to try either classic dishes, or rare and exotic delicacies. You can make your order even better if you try a glass of delicious Italian wine. Trattoria Camozzi offers its guests to try best varieties of this amazing drink as it has its own wine cellar.
Continue tasting various culinary delights of Mediterranean cuisine in a restaurant called Gennaro & Pia, which is located near the center of the city. This is a perfect destination for a large company. If you want to try international cuisine, Osteria di Via Solata restaurant will be simply the best choice. The menu of this gastronomic facility includes various classic dishes from the Italian cuisine. Here pasta is served with special signature sauce, and pizza with seafood deserves only the highest praise. Tourists who enjoy meat dishes above all will surely fall in love with the menu of Bierschenke Marienplatz restaurant that specializes in cooking dishes from the German cuisine. Several types of roasted meat, homemade sausages and ham, as well as a wide selection of various vegetable dishes and a few dozen sorts of beer – simply no gourmet can resist such a rich choice of delicacies. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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In Bergamo, travelers will easily find many interesting and unusual dishes. Even classic food in the national cuisine tastes quite different and original in the city. Polenta remains one of the most widespread and popular dishes in the region. Locals enjoy eating it as a garnish to various meat and fish dishes, but Polenta is good as a separate dish.
Piazza San Pietro al Fantasy World closeup The incredibly popular dish made of cornmeal first appeared in Bergamo. Corn became an agricultural plant in the region in 1932. Local restaurants still prefer to cook the classic variant of Polenta, the recipe of which contains only cornmeal and two more ingredients – water and salt. Travelers wishing to try a more unusual variation of the popular dish should try Polenta Taragna in one of the local restaurants. This dish contains not only cornmeal but also buckwheat and different types of local cheese.
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Casoncelli alla Bergamasca is quite an unusual regional dish that was invented by local peasants many years ago. This is ravioli with a special filling. In the past, local people decided to add meat to ravioli filling in order to make the dish more nourishing. With time, they started adding other untypical ingredients that were left from cooking other food. Nowadays, the filling for Casoncelli alla Bergamasca contains raisins, crumps of the traditional Amaretti cookies, fresh pear, lemon zest, and other unusual ingredients.
In Bergamo, travelers can also find an original dessert, the recipe of which was also developed by local chefs. The dessert is called Polenta e Osèi. Despite its name, this dessert has nothing in common with the traditional polenta. It is a special biscuit that is made of a special type of marzipan and nut cream. Small oval-shaped biscuits are available in virtually all cafes in Bergamo. Since 1910, the popular dessert has been cooked in accordance with the unchanged recipe.
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Torta Donizetti cake is one more popular national dessert that was invented by local confectioners in 1948. The dessert got its name after famous composer Gaetano Donizetti who was a Bergamo native. Fans of ice cream also have an interesting local dessert to try – this is a special ice cream called Stracciatella. This delicious ice cream with chocolate was also invented by one of the talented local confectioners.
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Where to go for dinner in Bergamo: recommended cafe and restaurants

Taverna Del Colleoni E Dell’angelo
Where: Piazza vecchia, 7, Bergamo; Telephone: +39 035 232596;
Lio Pellegrini
Where: Via San Tomaso 47, Bergamo; Telephone: +39 035 247813;
Roof Garden
Where: Piazza Repubblica, 6 (c/o Hotel San Marco 8th Floor), Bergamo; Telephone: +39 035 366159;
Il Gourmet
Where: Via San Vigilio, 1, Bergamo; Telephone: +39 035 4373004;
Da Mimmo
Where: via B. Colleoni, 17, Bergamo; Telephone: +39 035 218535;
Da Ornella
Where: Via Gombito, 15, Bergamo; Telephone: +39 035 232736;
Ol Giopì E La Margì
Where: Via Borgo Palazzo, 27, Bergamo; Telephone: +39 035 242366;
Ristorante Pizzeria San Vigilio
Where: Via San Vigilio, 34, Bergamo; Telephone: +39 035 253188;
A Modo
Where: Via Vittorio Emanuele, 19, Bergamo; Telephone: + 39 035 210295;
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♥   Restaurant 'Taverna Valtellinese' BERGAMO. Type - Lombardian. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'M1.lle Storie e Sapori' Bergamo. Type - Creative. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Roof Garden' BERGAMO. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'A Modo' BERGAMO. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Sarmassa' Bergamo. Type - Classic cuisine. 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Shiva' Bergamo. Type - Indian. 0.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Ol Giopì e la Margì' BERGAMO. Type - Lombardian. 1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Colleoni & dell’Angelo' BERGAMO CITTA’ ALTA. Type - Classic cuisine. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Lio Pellegrini' BERGAMO. Type - Modern cuisine. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Al Carroponte' Bergamo. Type - Modern cuisine. 1.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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Cuisine and restaurants in the neighbours of Bergamo

Travel notes on best cuisine and restaurants of Bergamo (Italy) on OrangeSmile.com. Famous recipes and traditional dishes and courses in Bergamo restaurants. Where to eat - our recommendations on popular places in Bergamo, where you can taste delicious meal and also spend a good time with your friends.
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