Something Italian

Authentic Italian Products & UK Based, We Bring Italy To Your Home!

We are the Oxford Italian online shop for authentic Italian foods, food hampers, toiletries, ceramics, gifts (Est. 2004). Treat yourself to something special from our varied range of fine Italian gifts. Register as a customer and receive 5% off your purchase every time you log in at Something-Italian.com. (After registration, simply enter code: VIP at check out)  Free welcome gift to first time buyers. UK & International delivery.

D.O.P. / I.G.P. Italian Foods

Many of our products are sourced from slow food movement and are D.O.P. and I.G.P. (Protected Denomination of Origin / Protected Geographical Origin). D.O.P. ensures that the raw ingredients are sourced locally as well as indicating place of origin, whereas I.G.P. ensures that all production processes conform to specific local traditions.

Free Gift Wrapping Service

We give you the choice of having your item gift-wrapped as well as a personalized message accompanying your gift. Just send us a gift wrapping request message in our comments box or e-mail us. Enjoy browsing our site and feel free to give us plenty of feedback so we can continue supplying the range of gifts you love to both give and receive.

Italian Life & Culture

If you have a cultural appreciation for what Italy and all things Italian have done for the world, our links will point you in the right direction. Learn Italian, customs & traditions, find delicious recipes. Watch Italian RAI television online free of charge.

Custom-Made Hampers: Let us Help You Create The Perfect Gift!

An important part of our business is tailoring hampers and gifts to your requirements. We are here to help you create the perfect gift. In addition to our selection of standard hampers we can custom-make hampers to suit your budget and occasion. E-mail us your requirements for a free quotation.

Let our satisfied customers tell you

"I just had to drop you a note to say a very big thank you for the excellent service and products. I know I gave you very little time to get the order together for me and despatched in time for my deadline, but you pulled out all the stops and I received the parcel, as promised, exactly when I needed it. Everything you sent was of excellent quality and the gifts were greatly appreciated. I will definitely recommend you to all my friends should they ever be thinking about purchasing 'something Italian'. Very many thanks again for your time and effort. Kind regards" Fiona Main"

"Thank you so much for shipping my order to me so quickly! It arrived this morning just in time for my dinner this evening. Your company truly goes above and beyond in customer service. Thank you for taking the care to package my order carefully - all the pasta inside was in perfect condition!! As well thank you for the very thoughtful package of italian biscuits. I opened them right away and they are delicious... I can't thank you enough : ) Please pass on my utmost thanks to you and your team! I will be sure to let any friends know that if they need to order italian goodies in the UK, your website is the place to go! Christine"

Thank you very much for the products that I have received this morning, as I only placed the order a couple of days ago, to receive them so quickly was marvelous. Stephen Gibbons"

"The gift was received and it was beautiful.. very good quality! I will definitely use your online shopping again.. and will recommend it to my clients in the UK and Europe! Thanks, Piacentino"

"Would just like to thank you for a such a prompt service. The parcel arrived this morning, what a lovely surprise to find the samples inside too... something you don't often get shopping in the UK! Look forward to shopping with you again. Many Thanks, Maria"

"I am very pleased with my order. I have used it for Christmas shopping, but also Borotalco Roberts for myself, which I have loved since I lived and worked in Florence in 1970. Best wishes, Melanie Hewitt"

"I made the payment on Sunday. Thanks so much for sorting this out. It gives me such peace of mind knowing I can rely on your excellent service and quality of products each year. Kind regards, Valerie Scotto"

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