Owned by internationally renowned chef Pierangelo Cornaro, Taverna Colleoni dell’Angelo is one of the celebrities of Bergamo’s Upper Town. It is located on one of the most beautiful piazzas in the city, Piazza Vecchia, and is housed in a building realized by the Italian architect Donato Bramante. The interior is characterized by a high vaulted ceiling which was admired and appreciated by the famous artist Le Corbusier. Service and staff are top-class, serving delicious, elaborate dishes which are based on local traditions.
Piazza Vecchia 7, Bergamo, Italy, +39 035 232596
With a decor halfway between the rustic and the refined, Osteria di Via Solata is one of those historic restaurants in Bergamo’s Città Alta where customers are welcomed like VIPs. The wine list counts 700 Italian labels and some French Champagnes, whilst the menu offers dishes from the local tradition with fresh ingredients and a particular attention to detail. Despite being closed over the summer, Osteria di Via Solata remains one of the finest eateries in town.
via Solata 8, Bergamo, Italy, +39 035 271993
This trattoria offers typical dishes from the local tradition and serves them in a rustic environment where the atmosphere is genuine and authentic. The ingredients are all locally sourced and fresh, thus imparting a characteristic, homemade quality to the food. Of notable mention is the “menù degustazione“, which will introduce travelers to the regional cuisine through a tasty tour of the flavors and smells of the area.
via Borgo Canale 12, Bergamo, Italy, +39 035 261402