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Dal Pescatore

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strada Canneto Fontanella, 15, 46013 Canneto sull'Oglio, Italy
+39 (0)376 723001
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7:30 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 7:30 pm - 2:00 am
Thu - Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 297
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Expected More!

Its hard to rate a top 3 star Michelin restaurant as it really deserves a review class of its own. I can only speak for my experience and try compare it to other 3,2 & 1 star restaurants I've enjoyed. The location is quite unusual but for the many visitors enjoying the popular Garda Lake region its... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
CuriousClaudio
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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English first
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Its hard to rate a top 3 star Michelin restaurant as it really deserves a review class of its own. I can only speak for my experience and try compare it to other 3,2 & 1 star restaurants I've enjoyed. The location is quite unusual but for the many visitors enjoying the popular Garda Lake region its only a 50... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Amazing: 1. Location 2. Atmosphere 3. Service 4. Cellar 5. Food You can't go higher than this. Everything is perfect in the finest detail, from the chair where you sit, to the towels, the bread, the raw ingredients, the dishes, the balance of the flavours, the wines, the dessert, the view, the timing of service... It's just like in heaven!

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Tucked away off the beaten track Dal Pescatore is without doubt not only the finest restaurant in Italy but in my opinion ranks in the top three I have eaten in world-wide. Nadine the owner/chef produces magical dishes from fresh and locally sourced ingredients. The whole experience is amazing. The dining room is elegant without being too fussy, the wine... More 

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somers. wisconsin
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49 reviews 49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Our daughter was completing her studies at the University of Bologna and our family went to Dal Pescatore the Sunday before Christmas for a celebratory lunch. We arrived at 1:30 and were warmly greeted and shown to a table in the light and elegantly appointed dining room. All four of us ordered the winter menu and for the next four... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This was a highlight of our food safari to Italy, the place is in the middle of a small village and was just wonderful, Alberto Santini met us at the door, like we where old friends. This is a true family affair, Antonio, Nadia, Alberto, all where wonderful, the food is just the best Italy has to offer, I will... More 

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Paris
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

One might doubt how good a simple italian cooking can be to be worth three michelin stars… well, it can be that good, which to me was pretty surprising. Apart from the place- charming house at the end of nowhere, apart from the family- 3 of them do the service, 3 are in the kitchen, apart from Nadia Santini- who... More 

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Whitehaven, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We had the "Menu d` Estate" which worked out at 10 courses for a Sunday lunch sitting. This is Italian family food honed to 3 star Michelin status over generations of the Santini family. Everyone was there during our lunch , Mother Nadia rarely leaves the kitchen. Father , sons and relatives all play major parts in the show.Everyone took... More 

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Milan, Italy
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60 reviews 60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

It is not easy to write a review about a three-Michelin stars restaurant, ranked top three or five restaurants in Italy, and write something which is useful to other users. Out of around 280 reviews, 250 are five or four stars and therefore, apart from a few unfortunate cases that I have read carefully - some of which also by... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

The food is amazing and the service is perfect. We had a great time. The owner is a very kind person. We had the chance to meet the cheff and congratulate him for the food, because it was just perfect. The house is beautiful and the atmosphere is excellent to enjoy one of the best meals we've ever had in... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

You have to make an effort to get here – but it is worth it. Attentive, but unintrusive service makes you entirely relaxed and at home. The food is exquisite, without being over elaborate and every mouthful is to be savoured. Expensive - but simply perfect for a special occasion.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: strada Canneto Fontanella, 15, 46013 Canneto sull'Oglio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Mantua  >  Canneto sull'Oglio
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)376 723001

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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