I Monelli Restaurant, overlooking the Grand Canal at Portobello is an absolute haven of fabulous, authentic Italian food. Chefs Gianni De Santis and Ivano Addabbo share a passion for food that was cultivated in their childhoods and developed whilst working at some of the top restaurants in the world. Together, at I Monelli, they strive to provide their patrons with food that is not only exceptional in flavor, but in its presentation as well. From the moment you walk in you know, you are in for a treat. The restaurant itself is warm, comfortable and inviting, but it’s the service that really creates the relaxed atmosphere at this family-friendly eatery.