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Trattoria Il Fantino

Via Donzi, 7, 41100 Modena, Italy
059 223646
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Ranked #12 of 553 Restaurants in Modena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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English first
Modena, Italy
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Stopped here for lunch and found it very enjoyable. Hubby and I had the mixed sliced meat platter with parmesan cheese and balsamic vinegar as an antipasta. We followed this with the chicken in balsamic (hubby) and the scallopine. We also had the chocolate salami dessert and something with cream and layers of flat dough... I've forgotten the name but... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Oh my god. The food was delicious I felt like being pampered in the most exclusive spa. It s a sensual valse of flavors and aromas combining in pure delight and memories from my Italian gramma.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

are you looking for a typical Modenese cuisine downtown ? A stop at Trattoria Fantino is a MUST. Primi piatti and typical Modena main course are excellent here. I will hardly reccommend this place.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Had lunch here on the basis of Trip Advisor reviews and I wasn't disappointed. The house red is a cheap and cheerful Lambrusco, surprisingly good value. Cooking was excellent and service was welcoming.

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Santa Fe, NM
Top Contributor
136 reviews 136 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Worth a trip to Modena just to eat here. Best gnocchi ever, tortellini in brodo to die for. Reservations a must as the restaurant was packed with locals. It is noisy, very casual, but who cares when the food is this good. Modena has a reputation for the best food in Italy and we can see why. Also very reasonable.... More 

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We ate here during a recent visit to the area. Food was excellent and service great too. Met some very friendly Italian people on the next table who ate there often. Ended up with a free glass of limencello to share with our new friends. You won't be disappointed if you eat here.

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Tucked away on Via Donzi just off the Main Street in the old part of Modena is the il fantino trattoria. What can I say- absolutely delicious food at reasonable prices with great service. We ate there twice at 7.30 as they needed the table at 9. Don't miss it - it's a real treat !!

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Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Dropped there for lunch, and I definetely recommend this place. Food is great, prices affordable and service quick and nice. Worth to visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We got the recommendation for this restaurant from our hotel and when we called to book they were completely full for that evening (later we would understand why they were this popular), so we took a chance and ventured there nevertheless. After a bit of begging, they still took us for a quick meal (quick because other guests had booked... More 

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Modena, Italy
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

A few meters off Via Emilia in the centre of town, this establishment delivers traditional and local dishes of a quality one might hope for and maybe expect . On a typical Modenese winter day- cold and misty- the inviting interior wraps you in its cosy ambiance, created with discreet, subdued lighting, photo- and picture- covered walls, an agreeable, homely... More 

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Address: Via Donzi, 7, 41100 Modena, Italy
Phone Number: 059 223646
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Modena  >  Modena
Cuisine: Italian

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