Food & Drink

Breakfast, lunch, dinner and HI GUIDE: the Hotel Ilio offers


Resting also means taking the right amount of time to enjoy breakfast. And why not do so on a panoramic terrace, waking up to the rhythm of the sun and living the authenticity of a holiday in Tuscany, surrounded by the sea on the island of Elba.
Breakfast is served from 8:00 to 10:30, during the hottest months on the beautiful terrace surrounded by the greenery which dominates the bay of Capo Sant’Andrea. There is a large choice of buffet foods: from Tuscan jam to different types of butter and honey and also fresh croissants, sweet and savoury cakes, Tuscan salamis, eggs and other delicacies.
Specific attention is given to those with food allergies and Celiac sufferers; just let us know when you make your booking.

Lunch and dinner with the HI GUIDE

We have prepared ourselves to deal with the summer season with a new holiday philosophy, choosing to accompany our guests in discovering the best of local cuisine on Elba, personally selecting and testing in a guidebook – Maurizio Testa’s HI GUIDE – the best of catering on the Island of Elba, with clear and updated information on the best restaurants and places for drinks on Elba, chosen directly by Maurizio Testa, the Personal Elba Consultant of the Boutique Hotel Ilio.


Those who like to think of holidays as a time to discover new cuisine and restaurants in the area will be given a copy of the HI GUIDE, by Maurizio Testa, personal manager of the Hotel who will gladly give you the benefit of his personal experience for you to live and try out places which only the natives of Elba know about.

Book your room and take your guide

Lunch and dinner 2 minutes’ walk away

Our guests can stay in the vicinity of the Hotel Ilio and enjoy dinner or lunch in the beautiful Bay of Sant’Andrea, with a choice of more than 10 restaurants close by. 5 restaurants and 2 pizzerias are less than 2 minutes’ walk away, and there are another 3 restaurants about 10-12 minutes away and easily accessible on foot. There are also 3 bars on the beach, serving delicious fast food dishes. There is really no shortage of choices for enjoying a good meal without having to drive near the Hotel Ilio.

Bar and Winery

From 8:00 to 23:00, the Hi Bar is open to guests, with a selection of Tuscan wines, beverages, coffee bar and excellent aperitifs. This is an ideal opportunity to enjoy wine from the local cantina or a Mediterranean sparkling wine on the terrace before dining, or a must before going up to your room for a digestive under the starry sky. The wine list is based on a careful and accurate selection by our sommelier.

Hi Wine, Hi Beer, Hi Oil

At the Hotel Ilio, you will find a careful selection of products made in Tuscany and made in Elba, to be enjoyed or taken home as a gift. Watch the video of the products

HOTEL ILIO • Capo S. Andrea • Island of Elba • Tuscany • Italy • Tel. +39 0565.90.80.18 • email:

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