By Lauren Jade Hill
With the indisputable culinary tradition and great creativity that are so evident in Rome, the city’s flourishing dining scene should come as no surprise. And it’s in the Eternal City’s Michelin starred restaurants that this dining experience is elevated to even greater heights. Seek out these five Michelin star restaurants in Rome for a taste of the gastronomic city’s most accomplished cuisine.
Holding three Michelin stars, La Pergola is the highest rated restaurant in Rome. Here, the accomplished chef Heinz Beck creates meticulously plated innovative cuisine using the best of the region’s seasonal ingredients. Dishes such as composition of John Dory, squid and red shrimp in citrus fruit steam comes paired with wines chosen by the award-winning sommelier Marco Reitano and served in a decadent dining space overlooking the city.