Michelin-starred restaurant 81⁄2 Otto e Mezzo BOMBANA's chef Umberto Bombana has 30 years of experience as a chef, and known as the "King of Truffles" by the industry. The restaurant, which he is responsible for, has once again won Michelin star in 2018 and is the only authntic Italian restaurant that has won this award outside of Italy.
Mr. Umberto Bombana, has tailor-made a menu for the Costa Cruises, with super-high quality ingredients. From starters to main course to desserts, each dish is an interpretation of the authentic flavor of an Italian city, creating a truly top-notch Italian experience.
Crossing Italy, enjoy the pleasure of the tongue
Chef Umberto Bombana clearly knows that guests on board Costa Cruises, loves to pursue an authentic Italian experience, so he did not make any localization to the dishes. Instead, he adhere to the most authentic Italian cooking method and create a customized menu. Each dish is designed to be perfect, and we hope to bring authentic Italian cuisine to every boarding guest.