Cristina Celestino is a good example of a designer who goes by the philosophy of basing her work on observation and research. In all her works she’s known for tackling the potential of many shapes, functions as well as going beyond the traditional relations between fashion, art and design. She currently […]
With Milan Design Week 2016 around, get yourself a drink at Duomo Piazza best panoramic bars and dining spots, for an aperitivo with a view over the city’s skyline. Where to go in Milan? Try these Piazza del Duomo rooftop bars…
1-Duomo 21 Terrace: Restaurant, Wine Bar and Lounge
Piazza Duomo, 21
With its multi-level indoor spaces, two spectacular open-air terraces and the Highline Galleria, providing stunning views of the city skyline from the Galleria rooftops, Duomo 21 stands out as one of Milan’s most premier venues. With an extensive offer of restaurants and bars, Duomo 21 is a truly all-season destination that celebrates diversity in the art of fine dining.
2-Terrazza 12 (The Brian&Barry Building)
Via Durini, 28 | M1 (red line) San Babila
From the top of The Brian&Barry Bulding, Terrazza12 dominates the beating heart of the city with a spectacular 360° view of the Madonnina and the new skyline. A sophisticated lounge bar inspired by the elegant atmospheres of the 1950.
3-La Rinascente: Foodie Paradise
On the 7th floor of la Rinascente you can enjoy a unique view over the spires of the Duomo and choose from among the myriad options that its gastronomic corners offer.
4- Globe in Milano: Lounge Bar and Restaurant
Piazza Cinque Giornate, 1
An elegant lounge bar and restaurant with a panoramic terrace on the 8th floor of Coin, one of the city’s best-stocked and trendiest department stores. The aperitivo comes with a rustic buffet inccold cuts and cheeses but also platters of select raw fish and upmarket wines. A nice moment, perhaps to be spent on the terrace, heated in winter, with a view over the city. Aperitivo every day from 6.30pm to 9.30pm (on Monday till 9.00pm). Lounge bar till 2am. Brunch on Sundays from noon till 4pmMediterranean specialities. Reservations advisable.
5-Unico Milano: Restaurant and Cafe
Viale Achille Papa, 30
Located on the twentieth floor of the WJC skyscraper (halfway between Malpensa Airport and Milan’s downtown area) Unico Milano offers diners a striking view over the city. Its Sunday brunch is served in the futuristic kitchen overlooking the dining room.
6-Giacomo Arengario: Restaurant
Very elegant rooftop restaurant in the Museo del Novecento. Open every day from 12pm until midnight.
7-Ceresio 7: Pools, Restaurant and American Bar
Via Ceresio, 7
Ceresio 7 is a surprising, innovative James Bond-style location. It offers an array of delicious extremes ranging from baccalà to ragù.
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