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Da Riccardo: a decade of cooking comes to a close

Da Riccardo: a decade of cooking comes to a close

Riccardo and Adele at the trattoria Da Riccardo have been keeping their customers contented and well fed for over a decade but this evening they served their last dish as Riccardo and Adele have now officially retired. Their mix of menus which have catered for visitors to Barga and local custom since 2004 will from midnight tonight, […]

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Jackpot – thieves in action during the night

Jackpot – thieves in action during the night

A rude awakening this morning for the owners of two local businesses in Barga as they opened their premises they found that somebody has already been working there at work during the night. Thieves broke into the restaurant Da Riccardo on the Fosso as some point earlier this morning and after emptying the till, then […]

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Haggis and neeps for the Burns Supper da Riccardo

Haggis and neeps for the Burns Supper da Riccardo

a full house of people enjoying themselves at Da Riccardo’s feasting on smoked salmon and of course the traditional fare of Bashed Neeps, Tatties and Haggis.

On 25 January 1759 poet Robert Burns was born and on that day all over Scotland and the rest of the world where the Scots have settled, Burns Supper are organised and attended. Barga with its huge Scottish tradition of course took part in these celebrations but this year a week later than normal. More than 250 years […]

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Haggis and neeps for the Burns Supper da Riccardo

Haggis and neeps for the Burns Supper da Riccardo

Well, its taken a while for this article to be put up on line but finally here it is. On 25 January 1759 poet Robert Burns was born and on that day all over Scotland and the rest of the world where the Scots have settled, Burns Supper are organised and attended. Barga with its huge […]