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Antico Impero - CLOSED

Via Ruggero di Lauria 5, 20149 Milan, Italy
+39 02 331 4800
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good58%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 9, 2013
“Great find”
Sep 9, 2013
“Great Atmosphere & Food!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean
Via Ruggero di Lauria 5, 20149 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed November 9, 2013

Found whilst out looking for restaurant - disillusioned by previous nights meal and recommendation. Staff helpful. Allowed us our broken Italian but helped in non- patronising way. Glass of sparkling wine and other complimentary titbits. Good food and lovely atmosphere.

Thank JEJ10759
Reviewed September 9, 2013

We found this restaurant while taking a walk to find something to eat. What a wonderful find! The atmosphere is Italian through and through. The wait staff was very helpful as was the English menu. A glass of wine upon arrival was great, and the...More

Thank Docmw
Reviewed April 8, 2013

The "old fashioned" location, atmosphere and food reminded me of restaurants like we knew them 30 years ago - it was like a trip back in time to the seventies (in a positive way): very traditional dishes, straight forward service and big choice of liquors,...More

Thank MedicalDroid
Reviewed November 12, 2012

What a gem of a restaurant. We loved the traditional style (although we were told the actual restaurant was only around 15 years old but of course the building is very much older) and the very friendly waiters who went out of their way to...More

Thank coljanford
Reviewed September 29, 2012

Friendly staff and outgoing owner with fluent English (but also very patient with my attempts at broken Italian) enhanced the delicious food and turn-of-the-century (19th century) atmosphere. Pumpkin and shrimp risotto was a revelation of flavor. Desserts are a specialty, with grapefruit sorbet and bitter-sweet...More

Thank David M
Reviewed September 21, 2012

This restaurant will drive though a unique tasting experience. I personally like shrimps with pasta fillo, a wonderfull set of fresh schrimps immersed in a special pasta and finally fried. Entrees and desserts are most of the time a surprise with a great fresh taste...More

Thank DanieleBu
Reviewed August 30, 2012

We stumbled upon Antico Impero while looking for a different restaurant in the area. The food was excellent and reasonably priced. The owner (?) was very friendly and gave us great service and a few "extras" that we did not order. I would highly recommend...More

Thank johnbre99
Reviewed April 10, 2012

An always frendly reception, very good quality meals and optimal service in a quite traditionel Italian atmosphere and this for a more than reasonable price. We have this experience for more than 15 years without any exception !

Thank Ghislain D
Reviewed January 28, 2012

The place is elegant and one of the best restaurant i've ever been too . ! The service is unmatchable and the ambiance is peaceful...

Thank jonredking
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  • Address: Via Ruggero di Lauria 5, 20149 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan
  • Phone Number: +39 02 331 4800
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