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Osteria Il Mercanto'

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Via Postporta 9, 21013 Gallarate, Italy
+39 333 459 9944
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11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:30
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

On our way home we found this little treasure. Close to the airport in a little village. Very nice people, very good food, the best ending of a nice Italian trip.

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Thank Floris K
Gallarate, Italy
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5 reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

It's now a real habit for me to come over whenever I'm back to my beautiful homeland in italy. Going with my old friends to this amazing, hospital and warm place. Food is extremely tasty and well presented. A must of the place is the "giro vino", for the little price of 15€ you get 3 glasses of wine accompanied... More 

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Thank simone b
Waco, Texas
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

The menu is not large, but is very good. The dining room is very attractive with old exposed brick and stone. The staff are extremely outgoing and friendly and the atmosphere is fun and welcoming.

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Thank Brian B
Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Great family style dining. Fantastic service. We ordered the octopus appetizer, the pasta with spicy tomato sauce, steak and mushrooms. One of the best meals out I've had in years! The server was great about recommending wine too.

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Thank Cindy C
Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

We visited again after ten years and it was just as good as we remembered it. Very laid back, authentic and the food is delicious.

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Thank Patrick B
Italy
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Reviewed 30 June 2014

This is a very casual but nice wine bar in the center of Gallarate about 10 km. from the Malpensa Airport. The owners of the wine bar are very warm and friendly and will cater to the needs of the guests that arrive either for a drink, or whip up a nice dish of pasta. Just walk in and ask... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:30
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:30
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:30
Saturday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Postporta 9, 21013 Gallarate, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Varese  >  Gallarate
  • Phone Number: +39 333 459 9944

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?