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La Cucina del Petrarca

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££ - £££
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Via Scalette 1, 35032 Arqua Petrarca, Italy
+39 389 000 5210
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
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Dubai
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

Location top, easy for parking. Cozy and warm atmosphere, even who is not a meat lover will love to try it, or else so many beautiful alternatives. Great wine carte and kind and tailored service. You really feel taken care.

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San Francisco, California
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

The location of this restaurant is one of it's beauties, the owner and his staff were amazing and the food was right from the farm and exquisite. Looking forward to coming back soon.

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Carcassonne, France
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

The evening had an auspicious start when we arrived at this restaurant we were met by the owner who scowled at us and gave no reply to our greeting. However, we were shown to a table and a very delightful waitress (who spoke some English) took our order. All was well after that - and we were served a wonderful... More 

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Thank Vicenza2014
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134 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

30 mins to receive the menu and 10 minutes more to taste the warm sparkling wine. This restaurant is highly recommended-I will give you my view if I don't pass away waiting for my meal. Well the starters finally arrived and we all enjoyed it. Big time lapse to next intervention from waiters asking if we would like to order... More 

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Montebelluna, Italy
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015

The place looked great, with possibility of dining outside under the trees. Service was excellent, and the food incredibly tasty. I really enjoyed the background music, too (Eric Clapton)

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Boca Raton, Florida
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53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

We came to this restaurant because of it famous bbq platter, but the owner said there had not been enough reservations to fire up the grill (didnt tell us this when we call). Another table had a mixed grill, so we ordered that There was steak, but too well done for us. The giant pork knuckle was so overdone it... More 

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Abano Terme, Italy
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2014

I was there few times during my holiday in Italy, was great restaurant with great food, I did not eat pork then the owner very help full to male special meal for me, even he is looking for very special troufle mushroom because at that time was not the right time for mushroom, very impressed his service from the owner.

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Milan, Italy
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2013

I had known the co-owner for the last 30 years, well before he decided to open with a friend the restaurant "La Cucina di Petrarca", and each time I was his guest at his house, I was always impressed by his passion for cooking, food and wine. As a former farmer, among other activities his family was involved in, he... More 

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San Francisco, California
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111 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2013

We arrived at the restaurant in a violent thunderstorm. When we entered the restaurant, it was warm, a fire going in the cooking area, and soft lighting throughout. Everything about our visit was very good: the welcome and service, the food, the wine and the ambiance. I asked for my steak med. rare and that's what I got. We had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Scalette 1, 35032 Arqua Petrarca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Padua  >  Arqua Petrarca
  • Phone Number: +39 389 000 5210

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