If you know AD Domus Italian restaurant, then you must know about Chef Antonio.

Antonio Donnaloia was educated in Italy but his international expertise and passions made him a citizen of the world.

In 1969 he enrolled in the State Hotel Institute and then he further studied at the famous Hotel School of Lausanne (Switzerland).

He started his culinary experience in some of the most prestigious Italian and international established hotels, such as “Principe di Savoia ”(Milan), “Villa d’Este”(Como), “Cipriani”(Venice), “Plaza Athenee”(Paris), “The Savoy”(London),etc.

Traveling around the world allowed Chef Antonio to let people taste and enjoy his traditional Italian culinary art while enriching him with international culture and local influence.

In 1990, he undertook the difficult task of opening the frist 5-stars hotel in China and he appointed Executive Chef of “The Westin Hotel” in shanghai. The challenging venture started and he was always inspired by such as a remote and rich country and its people.


These 7 years witnessed Chef Antonio quest of introducing and establishing some piece of Italian arts, not only his Italian cuisine, strong on fundamental and tradition, but also design by drawing, executing and supervising the realization of the very first Italian restaurant in Shanghai of 2000. Meanwhile, AD Domus has been voted as "The most exciting restaurant in Shanghai"," best overall restaurant in China "etc.

And now, after 1 year preparation, Chef Antonio’s new restaurant---AD Don Antonio is refreshingly presented at the most romantic area---French concession. Authentic Italian food accomanied by traditional Italian decorations will be a dreaming tour of your appetit. Of course, in a state of delicious wonder, not only the atmospher that matters, the food will always be the NO.1 concern of everyone, especially to chef Anotonio, every courses has always been and always will be made by him personnally.

Above all, AD Don Antonio can be the restaurant offers you various dinner at the same time also provide the delicate lunch.



Address: NO.1333 HuaiHai Road 2/F (near ChangShu Road)


Reservation and Info:

Phone: +86 (21) 5456.2176