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Mercanti Cafe

#6,318 of 6,758 Restaurants in Milan
££ - £££Italian, Cafe
Via Dei Mercanti 21, 20123 Milan, Italy
+39 02 7208 0394
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good11%
  • Average15%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible54%
5 days ago
“Overpriced and food just ok”
17 Feb 2018
“Overpriced”
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Italian, Cafe
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Via Dei Mercanti 21, 20123 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

So we thought we'd done the right thing trying to find a coffee set back from the duomo and square. We looked at the price list carefully and the coffees were a little cheaper than on the main square and we decided that we would...More

1  Thank happytravellady
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived this afternoon and headed into Duoma. The food here filled a hole that we needed but for a quick lunch 40 euros is excessive. We had one pasta, one pizza and one bottle of water.

Thank Natasha_Lesley
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Average food, super expensive! We would have gone elsewhere but where stuck for time. Food was fine but they then charge you €3.25 each for sitting down, something not advertised anywhere. So for a (€6.25) bottle of water, chicken pasta and Bolognese it cost €45!!!...More

Thank Hannah F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Place is nice and also view is very nice. Stuff is very kind and promt. They have good drinks but average food. Prices are the worst in this place. Prices are absurdly high and for nothing.

Thank Bubo007
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We sat outside in the covered dining area. Seafood risotto was not very good. Service was great and liked the location but there is better food in the city.

Thank atlagunabeach
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely disappointing. Very expensive for nothing. For four coffees and 2 bottles of water 41,50€ € is pure stealing. We have been charged with couver 2,50€ per person in total 10€ without even eating. Outrageous. Not worth at all and the coffee for such an...More

Thank Alti S
Reviewed 28 February 2018

as it is situated near the duomo and they have a seating outside where you can partly view it is the only good part > the place was heated up well so you could sit there but sorry to say the fish i had was...More

Thank Sandeep S
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

2 cappuccinos and 3 croissants equals €30 Despite of friendly staff the place is overpriced. No more to add.

Thank Andrzej K
Reviewed 11 February 2018

I can completely understand that having a prime location in Milan or in any city center might needs a King's ransom to sustain, but this doesn't justify the reason behind the scam pulled by the waiters or the inferior quality of food ! We purposely...More

Thank Ramzberry
Reviewed 6 February 2018

while walking from P.zza Cairoli to Duomo square, I popped into Caffé Mercanti, looking for something hot to warm me up a bit. nice bar, with also seats on the outside covered area, with possibility to get also a sandwich or few more as quick-lunch....More

Thank ndujatuttalavita
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Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square
is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon
of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds
to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria
Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high
quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch
expedition into a royal experience. Head to the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$38 - US$153
Cuisine
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 02:00
Monday
06:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 02:00
Thursday
06:00 - 02:00
Friday
06:00 - 02:00
Saturday
06:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Mercanti 21, 20123 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Centro Storico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Storico
  • Phone Number: +39 02 7208 0394
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