The world comes to eat in Italy but Italians go to eat in Modena

The Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, of which Modena is a part, is renowned for its gastronomy. In addition to balsamic vinegar, Parmigiano Reggiano, and lasagna,

Modena is also famous for its traditional dishes such as tortellini, cotechino, and zampone.

These delicacies are made with locally sourced ingredients such as pork, beef, and wheat, and are typically enjoyed with a glass of Lambrusco, a sparkling red wine that is native to the region.

The people of Modena take pride in their culinary heritage and the quality of their food products, and it is no wonder that their dishes have become beloved around the world.

Modena is a beautiful city located in northern Italy that is known for its rich cultural heritage and diverse culinary traditions. The city boasts stunning architecture, including the magnificent Modena Cathedral and the historic Ducal Palace, both of which are recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Modena is also home to many museums, galleries, and theaters that showcase the city’s art, history, and culture.

When it comes to food, Modena is famous for its traditional dishes and local produce. In addition to the balsamic vinegar, Parmigiano Reggiano, and lasagna mentioned earlier, Modena is also renowned for its cured meats such as prosciutto, culatello, and salame. The region’s fertile soil and temperate climate make it ideal for growing fruits, vegetables, and grains, which are used to create a wide range of culinary delights, from fresh pasta and bread to sweet treats like tarts and gelato.

The people of Modena are passionate about their food and wine, and they take great pride in their culinary heritage. From the street markets and local trattorias to the Michelin-starred restaurants and prestigious food festivals, Modena offers a wealth of opportunities to taste and savor the region’s exquisite cuisine.

Whether you are a seasoned foodie or simply love good food, Modena is a must-visit destination that will tantalize your taste buds and leave you with unforgettable memories.

Preserving the Authentic Tradition of Modena’s food at Mattiello’s
Mattiello’s House of Lasagna is a beloved institution that proudly upholds the region’s culinary heritage. Its menu features traditional dishes made with locally sourced ingredients, showcasing the best of Modenese cuisine.
So why not come and try our traditional lasagna at Mattiello’s? We guarantee that this simple yet iconic dish will transport you to the heart of Italy with every bite.
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“My dear grandmother would prepare delicious meatballs for me every Sunday, and I always looked forward to it. Her love and care for me was evident in every bite. Now i cook them for you, on sundays” William