A Postcard From Milan• 8 minMax Isaksson, Eton's Accessory Designer
Hidden gems to master Milan
Strolling through the vibrant streets of Milan enjoying canalside drinks and classic Italian cuisine is my definition of la dolce vita. Are you up for a weekend away? Here is my guide to the hidden gems and top hideaways that cannot be missed this season. From fine restaurants to modern vintage stores, and more. Enjoy!
Luca e Andrea
Treat yourself to a Negroni Sbagliato in this lively bar (preferably in the outdoor area to soak up the vibes). Located in the beloved area of Navigli surrounded by canals and cobbled streets with numerous bars, restaurants, and modern vintage shops.
Villa Necchi Campiglio
This architectural masterpiece is well worth a visit. A stunning oasis with astonishing interiors and grand outdoor gardens set right in the city center of Milan. Completed by architect Piero Portaluppi in 1935 and home to the famous Necchi Campiglio family.
This genuine restaurant oozes Italian flavors and serves amazing Italian pizza and the best carbonara in town. If up for a long lunch, be sure to grab a seat in the picturesque garden.
”Visiting Milan is an endless love story for both foodies and fashionistas.”
Words cannot describe the taste of real Italian gelato. Luckily there are plenty of local ice cream parlors around. Make sure not to miss out on the Stracciatella flavor, it is 10 out of 10.
If hunting for vintage clothes and accessories, look into these lovely little shops.
Without a doubt, this vibrant place serves Italian street food at its best – amazing sandwiches that are well worth the detour, and the wait. People line up for hours to taste them.
N'Ombra de Vin
A crowded local favorite with aperitifs to die for, an amazing wine cellar, and a lively outdoor area. Located in the heart of the beloved Brera neighborhood.
Osteria Del Binari
Explore exquisite Italian cuisine in a spectacular atmosphere (especially the stunning outdoor garden). This lovely place is located near Porta Genova.
“This vibrant city is a must-visit for weekend escapes. Remember to always arrive in style.”
Mixing business with pleasure really is a true luxury, just like our high-end accessories. So a final tip is to keep an extra eye on our upcoming launch – definitely worth the wait. And hey, I hope this swift guide inspires you to pack your bags and enjoy Milan as much as I do.
Your Outfit For Milan
This is what we would wear for a weekend in Milan.