don't you dare ask for the menu! one shuts up and awaits the recommendations by the slightly authoritarian man in black suit that waits on you. what can i say? food and wines are superb. lots of local dishes.
local chi chi crowd who come here all dressed up with the whole <i>famiglia</i>, making it a perfect setting for a visconti movie. two loud milanese businessmen. another out-of-towner with a mistress half his age. tourists with a palate for it
courtesy comes with an authoritarian undertone here. my wearing sneakers may have had something to do with it. undisputed star of gallura's restaurant staff is star chef rita denza, a jolly 80-something year old who stumbles around in a wrinkled apron, en
old world glory, sardinian style. lots of framed maps and landscapes gracing the walls. get the picture?
>> ahhh...italy <<
corso umberto 145 - 07026 olbia
+39 0789 24629
22 september 2011
when in search of the ultimate italian dining experience in this part of sardinia, gallura seems the obvious choice. but bring a credit card...or two.