Fairytale atmospheres, dreamy furnishings and fabulous menus. You might have guessed that in this article, we are going to talk about the most romantic side of Milan and, in particular, about the clubs and restaurants that provide the ideal setting for an idyllic outing for two. Whether it's for a first date, an anniversary or an unexpected surprise party, Milan is a city that offers the perfect spots for a romantic tête-à-tête. And in the city that never sleeps, it will be even more rewarding to offer your loved one a well-deserved break from the city chaos and daily routine. Romance, after all, is made of small gestures. And holding hands in a club that reminds both of you of the love you share is one of them.
Romanticism at breakfast: the most romantic bars and clubs in Milan
Romance at breakfast: is there a better way to start-off the day? Let's color love a dash of pink and start our day dedicated to romance in a place all decked out in pink. We're talking about Rosa&Co, where the leitmotif is pink. Pastel shades and dollhouse furnishings make this place an oasis of beauty and color and a perfect place to share a warm embrace as a couple. The furnishings are the backdrop to a menu for those of you who have a sweet tooth. Rosa&co sweets pamper the palate and enchant the eyes: accompany them with a cappuccino prepared to perfection or a cup of tea and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of this restaurant.
If, on the other hand, you’re looking to enjoy a savory breakfast, in Milan there is another place that will make your hearts beat in unison, and not only because of its culinary offer. We're talking about L'ov Milano: in this case too, the name says it all (note: “ov” in Milanese dialect means “egg”). An intimate and well-kept atmosphere that offers moments of relaxation to devote to love and romance, even in the early morning. In addition to a sweet breakfast and traditional toast, butter and jam, L'ov Milano also offers a savory breakfast, with eggs, bacon, salmon and potatoes that will give you all the energy you need to face your romantic day in Milan. Because, as you may know, love makes some of us hungry.
- Rosa&Co. is located in corso Garibaldi 16
- L’ov Milano is located in viale Premuda 14 and in via Solari 34.
Romantic lunch in Milan: the best restaurants
Did walking through the streets of the city make you hungry? Would you like to take a romantic break between engagements? No problem, because Milan offers magical venues even at lunchtime. If you like flowers and the atmosphere of a Parisian bistro, you definitely should visit Fioraio Bianchi. Located in the beautiful district of Brera, this is an intimate and romantic place, perfect for a couple's lunch. The retro furniture and the delabrè style make imperfection seem virtuous and welcome you in an environment that exudes love. And what about the food? Refined and seasonal, the menu of Fioraio Bianchi represents the successful encounter between tradition and innovation.
Accompany your lunch with a fine glass of wine and top the romance with a beautiful bouquet of flowers, which you can buy directly on the spot.
Among the city’s highlights is the opening at lunch of Capra e Cavoli, exclusively on Saturdays. From 12 to 2:30 p.m., this beautiful corner of tranquility in the heart of Milan allows you to enjoy a moment to devote exclusively to your loved one. Because when you cross the threshold of Capra e Cavoli you will be greeted by a breath of fresh air and by a Provencal, almost bucolic ambient. Furnished as if it were a garden, Capra e Cavoli is perfect for vegetarian or vegan couples or for all those who enjoy the fresh fish on the menu. And after lunch in this garden-furnished loft, the weekend takes on a whole new flavor.
- Fioraio Bianchi is located in via Montebello 7
- Capra e Cavoli is located in via Pastrengo 18
Romantic dinner in Milan: the perfect restaurants for a night on the town with your partner
And we finally get to the highlight of the day: dinner. Because it is when the sun hides behind the horizon that the purest romance invades the hearts of lovers. And, rest assured, there is no shortage of romantic restaurants in Milan. Treat yourself to a refined atmosphere, look into your eyes sipping an excellent glass of wine and let love triumph in front of a dish that will make your palate rejoice.
Let's start with a place whose name is guaranteed to evoke romance. We are talking about the Rubacuori restaurant, hidden among the magical surroundings of the boutique hotel Château Monfort. The fairytale atmosphere is very reminiscent of "Alice in Wonderland", as are the three rooms on which the restaurant extends, each of which is characterized by a different allure. The Rubacuori room, with heart-shaped velvet armchairs, the hall of mirrors, with a chic and retro taste, and finally the hunting room, elegant and delicate.
The beauty of the ambient is reflected in the tastiness of the culinary offer. The traditional Mediterranean cuisine is enriched with taste, creativity and color in dishes that, in addition to being exquisite, bewitch and enchant the eye. From the red shrimp carpaccio with zucchini ala scapece to the Château risotto, the menu is rich and varied: all you have to do is find your favorite dish.
Let's move from the city center and head to the outskirts of Milan, to discover the beauty of Al Garghet. The postcard ambience and soft lighting make it the perfect restaurant for a romantic dinner for two. This restaurant, an advocate of the philosophy of typical Milanese cuisine, helps one to understand how a cutlet - if cooked well - can become a real
hymn to love. This restaurant is a timeless gem that, with a beautiful garden open in the summer months, offers an equally wonderful interior reminiscent of old Milan. If you are looking for a restaurant as authentic as your love, this is where you have to book a table. Enjoy your meal!
- Rubacuori is located in Corso Concordia 1
- Al Garghet is located in via Selvanesco 36