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

The local cuisine is quite diversified. Chefs of Verona are the authors of many well-known dishes that are popular among gourmets around the world. Each restaurant of national cuisine will surely offer its guests to try «gnocchi» potato dumplings, which are usually served with various sauces. Among the most popular first course dishes you will find «Risotto al tastasal» - a tender risotto, which is cooked from pork mince.
Piazza delle Erbe is the most famous square of Verona. Near it you will find several major architectural landmarks of the city. Here you will see the beautiful palace of Maffei, as well as … Open
It’s simply impossible to imagine a meal without the famous «polenta» corn porridge, which is now offered to guests of all Italian restaurants. Local chefs cook polenta in accordance with classic recipes with the addition of various sauces. Fans of gourmet dishes are welcome to order porridge with wild game, and vegetarian food devotees will surely like polenta with cheese. Fans of "hotter" food will fall in love with «Bollito con la pearà» meat. Slices of boiled meat seasoned with spices are served with a special hot sauce, which is used for cooking meat broth, cheese and bread.
Among classic meat dishes we should definitely mention “Brasato di manzo all'Amarone" – beef braised in wine, which, according to connoisseurs of Italian cuisine, has simply incomparable taste. Beef is also used to cook a not less attractive dish called «peperate» - meat is stewed with spices and fragrant cheese. Simply no Italian restaurant is possible to imagine without rich choice of spaghetti and pasta. In Verona «bigoli» is considered the most popular type of pasta. Connoisseurs of meat delicacies will also like «pastisada de caval» dish, which is prepared according to original recipe and is made of high quality horse meat. Copyright
1. Tourists, who expect to devote much time to walks and excursions around the city, are recommended to visit Verona during the period from early May to early October. At this time of year … Open
Despite the fact that many meat dishes make up the basis of the menu of every restaurant, gastronomic facilities of Verona will be liked by fans of fish dishes as well. In Lake Garda are found several species of fish, which are baked with vegetables, grilled and stewed with spicy sauces by skilled chefs. If you want to try an authentic Verona dessert, you should definitely try «croccante» almond biscuits, as well as «Sbrisolona» cake. On Christmas Eve numerous vendors from street fairs offer passers-by to try flavored «Pandoro» cakes, and before Easter local bakers made their signature «Colomba» cakes. Rich selection of wines in local restaurants and cafes is worth a separate mentioning. Such sorts as Valpolicella, Bardolino, Amarone, Custoza, Lugana and Recioto di Valpolicella are considered the most popular.
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Where to go for dinner in Verona: recommended cafe and restaurants

Ristorante Il Desco
Where: Via Dietro San Sebastiano, 7, Verona; Telephone: +39 045 595 358;
Antica Bottega Del Vino
Where: Vicolo Scudo di Francia, 3, Verona; Telephone: +39 012 942 20239;
Locanda Castelvecchio
Where: Corso Castelvecchio 21, Verona; Telephone: +39 045 803 0097;
Trattoria Il Pompiere
Where: vicolo Regina d’Ungheria 5, Verona; Telephone: +39 045 803 0537;
Osteria Duomo
Where: via Duomo, 7A, Verona; Telephone: +39 045 800 4505;
Pizzeria Da Salvatore
Where: piazza S. Tommaso, 6, Verona; Telephone: +39 045 803 0366;
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Michelin-starred restaurants in Verona
♥   Restaurant 'Rubiani' VERONA. Type - Seafood. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Locanda 4 Cuochi' Verona. Type - Classic cuisine. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Tre Marchetti' VERONA. Type - Regional cuisine. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Vittorio Emanuele' Verona. Type - Italian. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Il Salotto Bistrot' Verona. Type - Italian. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Osteria Mondodoro' Verona. Type - Traditional cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Trattoria I Masenini' Verona. Type - Traditional cuisine. 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'L’Oste Scuro' VERONA. Type - Seafood. 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Trattoria al Pompiere' VERONA. Type - Regional cuisine. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Maffei' VERONA. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo

City tours, excursions and tickets in Verona and surroundings

Unique sights around Verona


From the series “The oldest inhabited cities on the planet”
Among the major historical symbols of Mantova, the Cathedral is noteworthy. That’s a project created by the great architect Giulio Romano in the 16th century. The ancient city also has an artistic symbol, the image of the jester Rigoletto. You can see a monument to this character of Victor Hugo play on one of the picturesque squares. Mantova certainly appeals to those who are fond of culture and art of past years, as the city is literally soaked with atmosphere of romance, mystery and inspiration. … Read further

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From the series “Top 15 UNESCO sites In Europe”
Fans of museums won’t be bored in Verona, too. The Archaeological Museum is one of the most interesting and most visited in the city. As noted earlier, the whole area of ​​Verona and its surroundings is an important archaeological area where a lot of priceless artifacts dating back to ancient Greece and Rome were found. Romantic Verona with its picturesque canals and pedestrian bridges is perfect for walking and a relaxing holiday. This city without doubt is one of the most amazing in the world. … Read further
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