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Trattoria Due Cavallini

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Via Salnitro 5, 46100, Mantua, Italy
+39 0376 322084
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Today
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Mon 12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
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Warszawa, Polska
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

great place, great tasty food, fantastic appetizers, good wine, friendly service. I would highly recommend

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Thank olix
Miami, Florida
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84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant due to the recommendation of a hotel person, it was between 2:00 and 2:30 pm and there was only one table with customers, service was slow and not very professional, we ordered pasta, and soup the dishes did not have too much flavor, the white house wine was refreshing and a little bit sparkling, the... More 

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Kelso, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

This was recommended by our AirBnB host. We had a lunch and a dinner here and alarmed them by arriving before 8 pm. They have a courtyard covered with wisteria as well as room inside. The food is rich and it's easy to over order .

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San Carlos, California
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151 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

The owners of La Cervetta B&B, where we were staying, recommended this place as a great place for local specialties and even drove us over here! They gave us a list of the local area special foods that we should try and that is what we ordered. We sat among local residents, as this is off the beaten path or... More 

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Thank TravellingJan
London
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

The restaurant is family run and has a pleasant local atmosphere. The food is quite plain but the flavours are dense. The dessert was a delicious ricotta and hazelnut torte.

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Brescia, Italy
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190 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

There is no starred restaurant that can bare the comparison with good regional food, made and served with love and passion. At least in my opinion. Typical Mantua dishes, homemade and seved in quantities that don't leave any room for regret. At the end you feel guilty because you eat and drink as much as at a wedding, but it... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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232 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Another great little local place a bit off the beaten path - we went for dinner and arrived at 8pm without a reservation, they kindly fit us in and by 8.05 it was full. Friendly helpful staff although they don't speak much English - there is an English menu. Charming outside rear patio under the vines, good local food and... More 

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Turin, Italy
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197 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015

We had dinner in the fresh and calm courtyard on a monday night, and ordered what our landlady from the b&b had suggested: tris di primi, mostarda con grana, torta elvezia. Very typical local food, tasty, rustic and well done. The homely red wine was decent, as the price: €30 p/p.

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Thank robertolong
Munich, Germany
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015

the place is not that big. if they have some 50 seats - thats it. you sit outside partly under transparent roof in a garden atmosphere. call for reservation in advance - we were lucky to come early enough to find one of the two not reserved tables... they have two english and one german menus - making things easier... More 

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New York City, New York
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73 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

I was looking for a casual place with excellent food for lunch in lovely Mantua (Mantova) and Trattoria Due Cavallini was just that. Being first time in Mantua and reading so much about it I opted for the typical-written-about-in-all-guides dishes - tortelli di zucca (tortelli with yellow squash) and stracotto d’asino (donkey meat cooked till meat is very tender and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Salnitro 5, 46100, Mantua, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Mantua  >  Mantua
  • Phone Number: +39 0376 322084

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?