EN­TER­TAIN­MENT

Where Naples Coast & Islands - - The Guide -

How to en­joy your stay in Naples and on the Coast & Is­lands

66 FU­SION BAR - It still re­tans the name of the for­mer an­tique shop in which it is now housed. The Fu­sion cock­tail bar is a real hit, loved for its end­less list of aper­i­tivi. Fur­nished with low so­fas and soft light­ing, it of­fers a wide choice of cold cuts and ex­cel­lent wines. Open Mon-Sun 6pm-3am – via Bisig­nano, 58. T: 081415024 - www.66napoli.it AN­H­ELO CAFÉ’ & BISTROT – Of­fers sim­ple, in­ven­tive, high-qual­ity food in­clud­ing range of clas­sic, re­gional dishes up­dated with a in­no­va­tive twist, fea­tur­ing fresh, sea­sonal in­gre­di­ents. An­h­elo is a cafè cum bistrot. Also boasts a small food em­po­rium. Open Mon-Sun 7am till late at night – www.an­h­elo.it – via Bisig­nano, 3 – T: 081.402432 BARFLY – For­merly an old tuft quarry, this newly re­vamped restau­rant and bar is the per­fect place to en­joy an aper­i­tivo or fab cock­tail while nib­bling on an ar­ray of de­lec­ta­ble fin­ger foods. Barfly was de­signed by ar­chi­tect Demo Ci­a­vatti, known for re­struc­tur­ing sev­eral of the most fa­mous venues on

WHERE WAS FOUNDED IN 1936 the Ro­mag­nola Riviera. Open Mon-Sun 9,30pm-4am – via Mergel­lina, 6 T: 081.660023 – www.dugout.it CAMBIOVITA– Cafe­te­ria, Frul­la­te­ria, health food store, take-aways, Slow fast food, but also a meet­ing place where you can breathe the air of the house. A place to take a break and take care of yourself sip­ping tea, herbal tea or a smoothie made with all bi­o­log­i­cal prod­ucts. Via Carlo Po­e­rio, 100/a www. cam­biovi­ta­s­tore.it CHAN­DE­LIER - Vis­ual arts ex­hi­bi­tions, themed par­ties, live mu­sic, arts and crafts and jew­ellery dis­plays. At this stylishly fur­nished venue ev­ery­thing is done with a cer­tain flair in­clud­ing its de­light­ful red and black colour scheme. Its at­mos­phere is cosy and low-key thanks to the soft, dif­fused light­ing given off by the chan­de­liers and wall lamps from which it takes its name. Open Mon-Sun 7pm-1am – vico Belle­donne a Chi­aia, 34/35. T: 081414576 CHEZ MOI - One of the most renowned hot spots in the city, its exclusive clien­tele and posh decor make Chez Moi the place to visit. Fea­tur­ing all the char­ac­ter­is­tics of a pri­vate club, de­sign­ers, so­cialites and foot­ball stars, mostly over 25, come here to en­joy its piano bar, disco and oc­ca­sional cabaret acts, par­ty­ing till late. Open Fri-Sat 11.30pm-4am – via Parco Margherita, 13. T: 081407526 www.chez­moi.it CLANDALU’ - A ter­race over­look­ing the his­toric Gal­le­ria Navarra. Credit for its invit­ing at­mos­phere and soft mu­sic go to its charm­ing owner Alfredo. Fea­tur­ing au­then­tic, home-cooked fare, it has hosted meet­ings, pre­sen­ta­tions and art ex­hi­bi­tions since 1997. Open Mon-Sun 10am-mid­night – pi­azza dei Mar­tiri, 23. T: 0812452398 CLU COF­FEE&FOOD - A wel­com­ing, cosy tea room by day, as evening ap­proaches, it is trans­formed into a trendy venue where the beau­ti­ful people gather to en­joy ei­ther an aper­i­tivo or an af­ter-din­ner glass of rum. Its real at­trac­tion is its restau­rant with open-plan kitchen boast­ing an ar­ray of gas­tro­nomic de­lights and an ex­cel­lent se­lec­tion of fine wines. Open Mon-Sun 8am till late at night - via Carlo Po­e­rio, 47. T: 0817641576 www.clu­napoli.com ENOTECA BELLE­DONNE - Es­tab­lished in 1989 by Gio­vanni and Maria Scog­namiglio as “Vini e Oli”, their off­spring An­to­nio and Ciro sub­se­quently trans­formed this old wine cel­lar into one of Naples’ best-loved

wine bars where you can re­lax, gos­sip and en­joy a glass of well-cho­sen, mostly Ital­ian wine. Open TuesSat 10am-1.30pm and 5-00pm-2am; Sun-Mon 7pm1.00am - vico Belle­donne a Chi­aia, 18. T: 081403162 www.enote­ca­belle­donne.com

IN­TRA MOENIA - Founded in 1989 next to the GreekRo­man walls of pi­azza Bellini, from which the venue takes its name, i.e. in­tra moenia or “in­side the walls”. A stylish, el­e­gant venue of­fer­ing food and wine, In­tra Moenia also hosts ex­hi­bi­tions, lit­er­ary events, con­certs and po­etry read­ings. Open Mon-Sun 10am till late at night - pi­azza Bellini, 70. T: 081451652

LA GARÇONNE - The per­fect place to spend an evening in the com­pany of friends ei­ther savour­ing the su­perb cui­sine pre­pared by its chef or en­joy­ing an af­ter-din­ner drink an­i­mated by live or disco mu­sic. Vico S. Maria a Cap­pella Vec­chia, 10. T: 0817643826 www.la­gar­conne.it

LA MELA - One of the old­est night club in Naples, it has been go­ing strong for the past 30 years. A favourite with the Neapoli­tan elite, people come here not only to dance but also to see fash­ion shows or book pre­sen­ta­tions. Open Thurs-Sun Mid­night-5am - via dei Mille, 40bis. T: 081410270 www.lamela­club.it

LA TASCA - A cosy, in­ti­mate wine bar where you can lis­ten to soft, piped mu­sic. Also has a few out­door ta­bles and an In­ter­net point. Open Tues-Wed 6.30pm-2am; Thurs 6.30pm-3am; Fri-Sat 6.30pm-4am; Sun 6.30pm-2.30am - vico Belle­donne a Chi­aia, 6. T: 08119362635

L’EBBREZZA DI NOÈ - A brasserie-wine bar combo. Only has a few ta­bles but more than 1,200 fab bot­tles. Bet­ter known for its reds than its whites. Open Tues-Sun 10am-1pm - vico Vetri­era, 9. T: 081400104

LEOPOLDO - One of the most pres­ti­gious brands of Neapoli­tan pas­tries, syn­ony­mous with all the good­ness and supreme qual­ity of an ar­ray of dif­fer­ent prod­ucts, rang­ing from sweet treats to cakes, from fresh pasta to small gourmand del­i­ca­cies, a true labour of love! Via Toledo, 8. T: 0815512909; via Vit­to­ria Colonna, 46/47. T: 081416161 www.leopoldoin­fante.it

MADAME BON­BON - A haven of hand­made chocolates but not only. Its up­per floor houses a wel­com­ing tea room where in ad­di­tion to an as­sort­ment of de­lec­ta­ble sweet treats you can also sip a cup of hot choco­late, tea or other bev­er­ages. When the shop closes, you can also book a ro­man­tic, choco­late-based din­ner while lis­ten­ing to the soft, sooth­ing notes of a vi­o­lin. Open Mon-Sat 10am-1pm; 5pm-8pm - vico Satriano, 4. T: 08119567440 www.madame­bon­bon.it

MAR­SHAL - Its stylish in­te­rior, where no de­tail has been left to chance, plays on the cold shades of white and steel com­bined with the warm, volup­tuous shapes of Ro­cocò fur­ni­ture. Ja­panese cui­sine, cock­tails, drinks, good wines and a great se­lec­tion of mu­sic. Open Tues-Sat 6.30pm-2am - vico Belle­donne, 12. T: 3381458610

MOMAH - Rem­i­nis­cent of one of the most im­por­tant con­tem­po­rary art mu­se­ums in the world, namely the Mu­seum of Mod­ern Art (MoMa) in New York, it will thrill your senses with its steel fin­ishes, black and white dé­cor and in­no­va­tive light­ing sys­tem which cre­ates a trendy am­bi­ence. Open Thurs-Sun 9pm4am - via Vito Fornari, 15. T: 081422334 www.momah.it

MOSTRA D’OL­TREMARE - One of the largest fair­grounds in Italy and, to­gether with Bari’s Fiera del Le­vante, the largest in South­ern Italy. It ex­tends over a sur­face area of 720,000 square me­tres and in­cor­po­rates build­ings of sig­nif­i­cant his­tor­i­cal and ar­chi­tec­tural im­por­tance, state-of-the-art pavil­ions, foun­tains (in­clud­ing the mon­u­men­tal Ese­dra Foun­tain), a trop­i­cal aquar­ium, gar­dens host­ing a wide ar­ray of ar­bo­real species and an ar­chae­o­log­i­cal

park. Used to host trade shows, con­gresses and events. Viale Kennedy, 54 www.mostradoltremare.it

MOUSE - Spread out over three floors, it fea­tures a colour scheme based on shades of green and elec­tric blue. Its min­i­mal­ist decor and ca­sual, fun feel­ing make it a des­ti­na­tion venue for lounge cul­ture en­thu­si­asts. Open Mon-Sun 9pm-3am - via San Gio­vanni Mag­giore Pig­natelli, 45. T: 0815518663

NAIS - Here you can read, pur­chase books, sip a cup of cof­fee or savour a de­li­cious glass of wine. Don’t miss its Sushi evenings with live mu­sic. Also has an In­ter­net point. Open Mon-Sun 6pm-3am - via Giuseppe Fer­rigni, 29. T: 0816580466

PALAPARTENOPE - A mod­ern build­ing used to host events, com­pe­ti­tions, con­certs, per­for­mances, fes­ti­vals and gala evenings. De­signed to ac­com­mo­date up to 6,000 people. Via Barba­gallo, 115 - T: 0815700008 www.palapartenope.it

PEPITA JAZZ - Top-level jazz and a good of­fer of food and wine but also art ex­hi­bi­tions, cabaret, themed Ir­ish and Cuban evenings and wine and rum tast­ings. Its sig­na­ture dishes in­clude soups, fon­dues, cold cuts and cheese plat­ters. Open Wed-Sun 7pm-4am - via Mar­tucci, 39. T: 360629808; 3333821301

PESCHERIA MAT­TIUCCI – On Tues­days, Thurs­days and Fridays, this land­mark fish­mon­ger of­fers some of the best Mediter­ranean seafood and raw fish dishes in town ac­com­pa­nied by a good se­lec­tion of fine wines and cham­pagnes. Open Tues, Thurs and Fri 7am-10pm; Wed, Sat and Sun 7am-3pm – vico Belle­donne a Chi­aia, 27. T: 0812512215 www. pescheriamat­tiucci.com

S’MOVE - One of the most evoca­tive mu­si­cal food bars in Naples. Bul­bous lamps and fu­tur­is­tic wall pan­els cre­ate plas­tic ef­fects that are mir­rored in the curved el­e­ments of its beau­ti­ful bar counter and in its light re­flected onto it mo­saic, mother-of-pearl tiles. An aper­i­tivo hot spot in Naples, DJs spin out an ar­ray of jazz, funk and elec­tro mu­sic. Open Mon-Sun 8pm till late at night – vico Sospiri, 10. T: 0817645813

SU­GAR QUEEN - A world of sweet­ness, color and cre­ativ­ity that in­volves all five senses, and where dreams turn into re­al­ity. Su­gar Queen, the Queen of Cakes is a lab­o­ra­tory of high qual­ity con­fec­tionery, de­sign view, spe­cial­ized in mak­ing cus­tom cakes of all kinds. Raw ma­te­ri­als of su­pe­rior qual­ity and aes­thetic per­fec­tion of the cake de­sign. Via Carlo Po­e­rio, 42. T: 08119138422 www.sug­ar­queen.it

TRIP - A mul­ti­func­tional space of 700 square me­ters lo­cated in the heart of Naples. A tech­no­log­i­cal meet­ing hall, a cen­ter of cul­tural ac­tiv­ity, and a cen­ter of re­search and di­a­logue in the in­fi­nite world of con­tem­po­rary cul­ture. Each room is alive, ev­ery­body some­thing dif­fer­ent hap­pens. Via Mar­tucci, 64. T: 08119568994; 3355257593 www.trip­napoli.com

VINARIUM - A wel­com­ing wine bar cum trat­to­ria, Vinarium boasts one of the city’s best-stocked wine cellars (850 Ital­ian and for­eign bot­tles) and culi­nary spe­cial­i­ties inc cheese fon­dues and cos­mopoli­tan meat dishes. Also of­fers a fab se­lec­tion of grap­pas. Open Mon-Sat 6pm-2am - via Cap­pella Vec­chia, 7. T: 0817644114

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