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#2,045 of 4,765 Italian in Milan
#2,573 of 6,604 Restaurants in Milan


$31 - $62
Italian, Mediterranean, Lombard, Northern-Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Centro Storico
0.2 miles from Brera District
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Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

Really good Drinks for a relaxed Aperitivo (lots of different Negronis), friendly people, beautiful location!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed May 3, 2019

it was a large group, the cheese and cold meat platters were nice the risotto very good. service nice but very slow. nice music with disc jockey donwstairs . a very nice evening

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Place to be for aperitivo ...even when is empty.... in an old Milan restaurant/ bar from other temps , with delicious cocktail 🍹If you like old atmosphere from other temps you will like it!

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

The Tombon used to be a regular haunt for ex pats in the 70s. We thought we’d pop in to see how it had changed. It’s still a very Art Nouveau and Deco mix. It’s now more of a restaurant than a bar. Anyway we...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We just looked for a place to have a coffee in the afternoon and a drink, but in this area there are really not many places open during the weekend. So we stumbled into this one. They have the original interior from the beginning of...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Reviewed October 4, 2017

After spending time walking around Milan we were all looking forward to our dinner at El Tombon. Our drinks arrived to satisfy our thirst which had built up after an active afternoon - so far so good. Then the waitress spilled some drink over one...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Reviewed June 15, 2017

there are plenty of fashion bars and restaurants in milano. the el tombon defenitely has nothing to do with fashion. it's pure style in a historical location in the center of milano.

Date of visit: June 2017
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

If you're in Milan, you must make sure you stop here for dinner. You are away from the crowds and the bustle of the Duomo and The Galería and you greatly appreciate it! I made the hotel book a reservation for me at 730 pm...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Reviewed May 6, 2017

On a quiet aimless meander through Milan we came upon this lovely stylish place. It's beautiful outside, with lovely deco windows, reminiscent of Rennie Mackintosh. Internally it's also wonderful, the staff are extremely friendly and welcoming, telling us it housed Italy's very first bistrot. Initially,...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Reviewed January 13, 2017

Stopped here with my wife (native Milanese), as we were staying in a nearby hotel. Most people were here for the excellent aperitivo deal (buy a drink, have access to a buffet of appetizers). I ordered the 'dressed cutlet' (cotoletta di maiale vestita). Very good,...More

Date of visit: January 2017
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