Things to see and do - Reggio Emilia
Reggio Emilia :
Unmissable tourist sites
Reggio Emilia Travel guide
Reggio Emilia : Michelin's recommendations
Reggio Emilia is the birthplace of Ariosto and the landscape painter Antonio Fontanesi. Like Modena and Ferrara, the city belonged to the Este family (from 1409 to 1776). It is a rich industrial and commercial centre located on the Via Emilia.
Tourist attractions Reggio Emilia : Things to see and do
Corso Garibaldi I - 42100 Reggio nell'Emilia
This attractive church was built at the start of the 17C in order to commemorate a miracle and has an interior with splendid frescoes, retables and paintings on wood all of which form a remarkable anthology of Emilian painting of the era. The highlig..
Piazza Prampolini I - 42100 Reggio-Emilia
This square, at the heart of the political, religious and commercial life of Reggio, is flanked by the cathedral with old foundations which was however remodelled in the 15 C, the Romanesque baptistry and the Town hall with the Bordello tower to the ..
Piazza San-Prospero I - 42100 Reggio nell'Emilia
Its 18C facade and unfinished belfry dominate the Piazza S. Prospero. It is reached along the very lively Via Broletto. On the dome of the apse is an attractive cycle of frescoes by C. Procaccini and B. Campi. There are also attractive marquetry stal..
Hotels Reggio Emilia
Via San Rocco, 12 I - 42100 Reggio Emilia
Located in the historic centre, Ariosto Hotel is 200 metres from Teatro Ariosto and Reggio Emilia University. Wi-Fi is free in public areas and in some rooms. Rooms at the Ariosto Hotel feature a TV, a fan and a private bathroom with shower. An Ital..
Via San Giuseppe 7 I - 42100 Reggio Emilia
Albergo Reggio has a quiet location in Reggio Emilia’s historic centre, 200 metres from the cathedral. The air conditioned rooms have an elegant style and a minibar. The residence is an annex of Hotel Posta, just 100 metres away. Guests have use of ..
Via Roma 47 I - 42121 Reggio Emilia
Located in the historic city centre of Reggio Emilia, Hotel Saint Lorenz offers functional bedrooms with a private bathroom, and free Wi-Fi in public areas. Most of Reggio Emilia’s tourist attractions, shops and restaurants are within walking distan..
Restaurants Reggio Emilia
via Montegrappa 3/a I - 42121 REGGIO NELL'EMILIA
Young and dynamic management in this classic restaurant, which is located on the circle that surrounds the historic centre of Reggio. Find both Emilian delights and national flavours on the menu.
via Emilia San Pietro 16 I - 42123 REGGIO NELL'EMILIA
This restaurant is being taken over by a well-known family in 2013 - the D'Amato family from the Il Rigoletto restaurant in Reggiolo. There is a good choice of regional specialities on the menu, including some historic dishes and fish based recipes. ..
viale Nobili 2/c I - 42121 REGGIO NELL'EMILIA
Part of the Mercure Astoria hotel, this restaurant boasts large windows with views of the town park situated opposite the hotel. Although the restaurant is not at all regional in style - this could be Turin or Siracusa as far as the decor is concerne..
viale Olimpia 2 I - 42122 Reggio nell'Emilia
via Aschieri 4 I - 42121 REGGIO NELL'EMILIA
An elegant, stylish and immaculate restaurant. It serves traditional cuisine with interesting fish dishes and the occasional innovative twist. Simpler options available at lunchtime.
viale Allegri 7 I - 42121 REGGIO NELL'EMILIA
This restaurant is housed in a historic palazzo. It has a traditional dining room, as well as an area that was once home to a wine bar (vaulted ceilings and more convivial atmosphere). A full range of Italian specialities are served.