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Carlo Govi

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Viale Gorizia, 13/B, 46100 Mantua, Italy
00390376355133
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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Summer holidaysSince 29/07 up to 03/08 open only for dinner (Sunday 29 and...
Summer holidaysSince 29/07 up to 03/08 open only for dinner (Sunday 29 and Monday 30 closed)Since 04/08 up to 19/08 summer holidays - opening on the 20th for dinnerFerie estiveDal 29/07 al 03/08 apertura solo serale (Domenica 29 e Lunedì 30 chiuso)Dal 04/08 al 19/08 ferie - riapertura il 20/08 sera
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Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine

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Visitor rating
  • 139
    Excellent
  • 84
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    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
Most recent review
Top quality restaurant and host

We were with a large group visiting Mantua but managed to break away to find this delightful restaurant away from the town centre and the crowds! We had an excellent meal, the best pasta we have had. The owner Carlo speaks very good English and is a great and genial host. Unfortunately we did not... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2014
Colin R
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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235 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We were with a large group visiting Mantua but managed to break away to find this delightful restaurant away from the town centre and the crowds! We had an excellent meal, the best pasta we have had. The owner Carlo speaks very good English and is a great and genial host. Unfortunately we did not have time for dessert so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I deeply enjoyed my recent dinner at the Carlo Govi's restaurant in Mantua. This restaurant is a bit away from the city centre, that is good because it tends to be avoided by the non-curious tourists. The restaurant interior is very pleasantly furnished with simple but elegant tables and chairs. I particularly liked that there is some useful distance between... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This is an excellent restaurant. Exceptional hostbwithna real,food interest and happy to explain and discuss in English. Good choice and lovely food. Reasonable price. A little out of the old town but really worth the effort. Make a date if you are in Mantua.

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Cornwall
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We were recommended this restaurant by our hotel Casa Poli which was excellent. Everything about this restaurant has a feeling of quality, the decor with photographs of Mantua trained celebrities, to a carefully chosen colour scheme, a menu with local traditional dishes and an owner who knows how to be a great host. The best food we ate in a... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We had a great experience at Carlo Govi! The food was delicious and beautifully presented; we thought that it was a great value for the money. Carlo was extremely hospitable, attentive, and explained everything to our group (we were all Americans). We were seated on the patio, which provided a really nice atmosphere for the summer night that we visited.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Viale Gorizia, 13/B, 46100 Mantua, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Mantua  >  Mantua
  • Phone Number: 00390376355133

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 33 - 59
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine

Description

Summer holidaysSince 29/07 up to 03/08 open only for dinner (Sunday 29 and Monday 30 closed)Since 04/08 up to 19/08 summer holidays - opening on the 20th for dinnerFerie estiveDal 29/07 al 03/08 apertura solo serale (Domenica 29 e Lunedì 30 chiuso)Dal 04/08 al 19/08 ferie - riapertura il 20/08 sera
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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