To Top
Restaurants

Borgo Nuovo Restaurant Lounge

Another way of understanding the city, surrounded by green and history, far away from everything and everyone

They say that in a journey the destination is not as important as the path to reach it. And in many ways I agree with this. But in the specific case of this dining experience, both the journey and the arrival at destination were incredibly amazing! To get to Chiaravalle, a small charming village just outside Milan, in the Parco Agricolo Sud, famous for its magnificent Abbey inhabited by Cistercian monks, I had to walk for some Kilometres through green fields brushed by bright red. They were poppies. Thousands of red poppies.

Borgo Nuovo Restaurant & Lounge - Milano

Driving without the help of a GPS, I thought I got lost. I liked that feeling of strangeness. Another me, suspended and excited while looking around and seeing nothing but expanses of plants, flowers and some ruins of old farmhouses. No other car in the narrow road that I was travelling on, until I saw the Abbey’s bell tower in the distance. And I knew I was close.

Borgo Nuovo Restaurant & Lounge - Milano

Borgo Nuovo Restaurant Lounge is in another place. In a Milan you do not expect. Here there is another way of understanding the city, surrounded by green and history. Far away from everything and everyone. From traffic and noise. The restaurant is very beautiful: cosy and elegant, exposed beams, shabby chic furniture, lots of wood and soft colours. Designer lamps are pulled up in perfect harmony alongside raw materials. Essential mise en place.

Borgo Nuovo Restaurant & Lounge - Milano

I take a look at the menu and I immediately recognise great attention to details and excellence both on the table as in the paper. The wines, they write, are chosen preferring small and organic producers. Lovely outdoor seating area, with scattered tables, fruit trees and a beautiful pergola to frame the eyes. We spent a wonderful hour eating excellent dishes.

Borgo Nuovo Restaurant & Lounge - Milano

For a special occasion you could also stop in bed in the splendid and homonymous recently renovated hotel, adjacent to the restaurant, where the timeless charm of the 40s-inspired furniture meets modernity, creating a refined atmosphere. 11 rooms, including 4 suites and 7 superior, with all comfort. Leave the car in Porta Romana and reach the destination by bike, in the prepared cycle path. Come and try it and tell me if the journey is as good as the destination. For me in this case yes!

We can't. That's why every week we share the best experiences milan has to offer.

You may be also interested in...

The best Chinese restaurants in Milan

Life is beautiful because it is varied. But often we forget this. When it comes to choosing where to go for lunch or dinner, we always focus on Italian. Maybe this is because we certainly know it will not disappoint us, or maybe it’s because of the typical diffidence we tend to have towards all [...]

The Most Romantic Restaurants in Milan

When lovers work, the time to meet up and be together is a little tight, to the detriment of romance and anniversaries. City life is beautiful but it has its price: hurry. We do everything in a hurry, continuously, and finding free moments to enjoy leisure, tranquility and pleasure is increasingly difficult. Often those moments are [...]

10 restaurants in Milan to try in February

After a month of transitions that established the beginning of a new decade, February brought back that authentic Milanese energy, with adventurous spirit and sparkling intentions for a fabulous 2020. It’s a month full of events, including the long-awaited Carnival, which challenges the still frigid Milanese temperatures, which are thankfully being improved by the first [...]

Ristorante Teatro alla Scala – Il Foyer

Piazza della Scala angolo Via Filodrammatici, 2 20121 Milano

After a long closure that created many inconveniences for the most loyal Scaliger public - reluctant to give up the habit of the traditional Milanese pre-show risotto - a few months ago they reopened Il Foyer, an evolution of the Marchesino. Gualtiero Marchesi's historic restaurant, inaugurated in 2008, has undergone a complete renovation based on a [...]

10 restaurants for New Year’s Eve

Whether you feel nostalgic or enthusiastic about a new year starting, one thing is certain. On December 31, you’re simply required to have a special evening with friends or relatives. As a result, we have selected ten places where you can have a top knotch New Year's Eve dinner. The quality of the menus at [...]

Bombarded daily by information of all kinds, transmitted by an ever-increasing number of communication tools, we sometimes look for a simplification, a reliable source, a guide. Flawless Milano was born from this need, and tells the best experiences to have in Milan with style, precision and personality.

Copyright © 2021 Flawless Living s.r.l. - Via Copernico 8 - 20125 Milano - PI 08675550969