Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Milan

Pisacco
Pisacco serves simple and sophisticated modern Italian cuisine in its airy, art-filled, two-floored space north of Milan’s Brera district.
Mag Cafè
A popular bar in the Navigli district, Mag Cafè serves drinks and light bites day-round, but it shines in the evenings thanks to expertly mixed cocktails.
Corsia del Giardino
Found a short stroll from La Scala, Corsia del Giardino is a classic Italian restaurant with garden-inspired interiors and a peaceful ambience.
Bar Luce
Bar Luce is the cafe-cum-art installation at Milan’s cultural institution, the Fondazione Prada, offering light bites and Life Aquatic pinball machines.
A Santa Lucia
A Milanese institution as much as a restaurant, A Santa Lucia recently celebrated 85 years serving classic Neapolitan cuisine in Italy’s capital.
Fondazione Prada
Offering year-round exhibitions and events, the Milan outpost of contemporary art giant Fondazione Prada in Largo Isarco was designed by Rem Koolhaas.
Teatro 7
The epitome of hip and happening Teatro 7 is where cool creatives congregate to talk art design and fashion. And eating creative Italian fare between conversations of course. yEventWat
Osteria del Pallone
A mini football hall of fame this Navigli bar is a must for lovers of the beautiful game. Matches are screened to a rapt crowd of fans surrounded by memorabilia from their favourite teams...
Vietnamonamour
A peaceful spot in a posh part of Milan's Chinatown. A great place if you enjoy North Vietnamese cuisine.
Antica Locanda Leonardo
This friendly bed-and-breakfast is a great option for pilgrims to the Santa Maria delle Grazie convent to view the Last Supper...
Pergola Move
Leave the Manolos at home. Located in the bohemian district of Isola this former travellers squat serves up serious drum'n'bass and reggae with Red Stripe and a side order of left-wing solidarity...
Antica Locanda Solferino
Intimate and endearingly decorated the romantic Antica Locanda Solferino is perfect for weekenders. Located in the charming Brera area just off Via Solferino it's within walking distance of Milan's cultural treasures
Hotel Sanpi
A little more quirky than sister hotel Mediolanum, the family-run Sanpi clashes modern and period design...
Tennis
Tennis is very popular among the Milanese, although tennis clubs tend to be very exclusive...
Markets
Escape the city's polished designer shops and experience a rawer Milan.

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