Trattoria Madonnina

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Trattoria Madonnina Via Gentilino, 6
Milano

Time

  • lunedi 12–14:30
  • martedi 12–14:30
  • mercoledi 12–14:30 , 20–22:30
  • giovedi 12–14:30 , 20–22:30
  • venerdi 12–14:30 , 20–22:30
  • sabato 12–14:30 , 20–22:30
  • domenica chiuso

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Prices

La Madonnina you recognize it for the weird window with the vintage sunglasses on display, old radios and photos of Milan that is no longer there. You understand that this is a restaurant with a sign, older than my grandmother and more old school than an old school Vespa. Inside there’s another world and if you haven’t booked there’s always waiting. Lean back at the old-style counter while you patiently wait for your turn and browse around: posters, cupboards full of ornaments, crochet doilies a bit at random, old magazines, tin signs. The dishes come out quickly from the kitchen: steaming cutlets, gnocchi with zola, saffron risotto. The great classics, in a nutshell. Between old men who talk about football and workers from the nearby offices, here at the Madonnina there is a happy cross-section of what we used to be and – perhaps – are no longer. Sit down at the table and order and eat with good speed. A frank cuisine, without any peak of excellence, but still of taste and heart.

Translated by @silaskin