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Quel Fantastico Giovedi

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Via Castelnuovo 9, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 760570
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 01:00
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19:30 - 01:00
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Novato, California
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162 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We went here to celebrate a birthday and were delighted with the evening. The food was wonderful. My wife is gluten free, and they even brought her gluten free crackers when they realized she couldn't eat the bread.

Thank N0dell
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Visited the restaurant for dinner and found an absolute hidden gem. It was cosy but busy so had a nice, intimate atmosphere. The food is absolutely fabulous and the service great so I would thoroughly recommend it to any visitor to the city.

Thank kevinpU42BU
Naxos, Greece
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

I was able to get a table for a fabulous dinner, served with love and a passion for the amazing creations coming from the kitchen and pared with amazing wines. I enjoyed it so much that I plan to go for my birthday (a big one) this year.

Thank nancenax
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

My greatest disappointment with this restaurant is that I visited at the end of my month long stay in Ferrara. It had a nice ambience with dim lights, low music and a modern decor. The food was delicious, with an unexpected asparagus soup starter that was wonderful, and a main course (a veal ravioli with truffles) that was a rather... More 

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12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We had a business dinner here last week. I had 'Menu di mare' which was very good. It means see food. Their dessert is also good.

Thank Murtoza
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249 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Thanks to the fact we were the first ones to arrive, they did the tasting menu for two only instead for the whole table as it is a custom. We all started with amuse bouche - an excellent asparagus soup with vegetables. This turned out to be the best dish of the evening. Not saying that the rest was bad.... More 

Thank Matevz
Province of Bologna, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Thank you TripAdvisor to recommend this excellent restaurant . my husband and me enjoyed the meals with fish. The restaurant is informal, stylish and extremely good value. the staffs are very welcoming. we had a great time there! BRAVI!

Thank joanchencn
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26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

This was recommended by both TripAdvisor and my landlady, and we had a wonderful meal. The food was excellent, the wait=staff were charming, and the atmosphere just right, with some modern art on the walls. Do make reservations.

Thank Nancy-the-reader
Singapore, Singapore
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

Dinner was amazing. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone and would return in a heartbeat. The menu was entirely in Italian but Simone very kindly translated it all for us and gave us suggestions too - take his suggestions, they were excellent. The starters, mains, second courses and desserts were amazing. A somewhat modern take, they were excellently prepared... More 

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78 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

First, make sure you get good directions since this place is tucked away down more of an alley than a street. The atmosphere is lovely and servers were friendly. The food was great and I would definitely recommend this restaurant. Lovely evening in the old part of Ferrara.

Thank MississippiQueenB

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 01:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 01:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 01:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 01:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 01:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Castelnuovo 9, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara
  • Phone Number: +39 0532 760570

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