The space is divided into 4 different rooms and autonomous, all with air conditioning and wi-fi, which can be rented in parallel for a total of about 800 square meters. In the same place where former foundries were born, there is a new post-industrial space of over 750 smq that reminiscence of the New Yorker skyline. Located in a picturesque arcade of the fourth courtyard of Viale Col di Lana 8, in the heart of Milan, kitchen technologies are mixed with the historical and romantic settings of the location. Our Genius Lab, which is the headquarters of Food Genius Academy and home of Al Cortile restaurant is also and exclusive point of consulting for professionals and companies linked to food world. It is perfect for different types of events: workshop and tasting, cooking team building, presentation tasting, presentation and seminars, casting and business demo, dinners and other private events, co-restaurant, co-working, rental kitchen lab. The space is divided into 4 different independent rooms which ca be rented, at the same time, for a total of about 800 square meters, all with air conditioning and wi-fi. 


FGA space has 400 square meters with 7m high ceilings and it is equipped with:

- 1 Professional gourmet cooking lab for up to 25 people

- 1 Professional Pastry lab for up to 25 people

- 1 event space equipped with video projector, conference table, sound system with microphones, 2 computer stations for 120 people

- 1 backstage / offices with four computer stations 


AL CORTILE space has 220 square meters width and it is equipped with:

- 1 multifunctional open space lab of about 120 sqm fully equipped with kitchen tools arranged in 4 station with 7 inductions hobs and 20 burners

- 1 indoor restaurant of about 100 sqm for 40 people, a fully equipped bar and a P.A. system

- 1 outdoor restaurant of about 100 sqm for 40 seats and for up 100 people standing


LA CAVE space has 60sqm width and it is equipped with:

- Restaurant area of about 40 square meters for 25 seats with a fully equipped kitchen lab

- Tasting area of ​​about 20sqm with a soscial table for 30 seats


The cellar room is 80 square meters width with 40 seats, LCD screen, flipchart, P.A. system and microphones. It is for 50 people


Space rental can be modulated according to customer’s needs and it has its own fixed price that can change with additional service (chef, staff, catering, photographer, etc.) 1 assistant and final cleaning are always included in the price. 


- Kitchen and Catering staff: Chef / Maitre / Sommelier / Bartender / Waiter / Service Operators
- Grocery Shopping service
- Catering
- Menu Creation 


For reservations and info call 02.36518286 (Milano)
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