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  • We stayed at the Don Lisander with the objective of a good dinner was a nice evening. The restaurant has a beautiful tranquil outdoor area and the service fast and efficient, courteous without lapsing into formalism. Andrea, the person who took care of us, was also generous with advice, of great advice, both on the food that the wine (of which proved to be an expert) ...

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  • I had lunch on a Sunday in late August with the city still half-empty.
    The restaurant on the entry exudes a rare majesty and elegance in today's world. I ate a risotto alla Milanese flawless, prepared the near-record time and with a unique flavor. The fast and professional service give a note in more than local importance. I congratulate the owner for the ability to hold aloft a building of this type and with excellent quality

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  • The ambiante is romantic and discreet, the tables are well spaced and tasteful music remains a pleasant background.
    The menu offers traditional dishes and chef's interpretations, I opted for the latter and I was generally satisfied

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Don Lisander is a local historical of Milan

The historical workshops, now fully integrated into the urban fabric, are the repositories of a wealth of tradition and history that still retain intact. Opened in 1947, in the heart of Milan, at a hundred paces from the Scala Theatre, the restaurant takes its name from Alessandro Manzoni, affectionately called by the Milanese Don Lisander.


The local historian

opened in 1947, in the heart of Milan, a hundred steps from the Scala Theatre, the restaurant is named for Alessandro Manzoni, affectionately called by the Milanese Don Lisander.
The dining room collection (50 seats) was set up in what was once the Palazzo Trivulzio Chapel (1700), whose magnificent garden 'is still visible from the patio of the restaurant, which awaits you during the summer season with its 140 places to enjoy a sweet or a delicate and fragrant afternoon tea in addition to the usual excellent menus.

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Ample parking Inside

Don Lisander is the only restaurant in the center of Milan, which offers the possibility to its customers to park their car inside the premises.
Ample covered parking is available from October until March.

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