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Al mercante

Piazza dei Mercanti, 17, 20123 Milan, Italy (Centro Storico)
+39 (0)2 8052198
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Ranked #1,655 of 5,250 Restaurants in Milan
Price range: $43 - $62
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Centro Storico
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Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We happened upon this restaurant, tucked in a corner near the old covered market. It looked empty at about 12.30 and we were unsure. We could not find any place we fancied better so we took a chance. It was superb, and by 13.00 it was packed with local business, the bustle giving the already very classy room a great... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Its tucked away from busy duomo area.. typical italian with decent food. Although food is good it i think its pricey for the quality you get.

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Noosa, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Six of us in Milan for a week ate here twice.It is a two minute walk from Duomo. Maybe we were lucky. The weather was balmy and we sat outside in the courtyard adjacent the old market building. The food was fine and the place seemed to have as many locals as tourists.No problems with service although a few of... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I organised a work do for 20 people and couldn't have chosen a better place. It is a family run restaurant and their standards are very high indeed. The restaurant is in the heart of Milan, however is set in a quiet piazza and as result we has a lovely Mediterranean dinner without all the noise and traffic which are... More

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Our friends are from Milan and chose this restaurant because it had a wonderful selection of fish and seafood. We learned that Wednesdays and Fridays are the best days for ordering fish as that is when it is the freshest. Fishermen go out on Monday and Tuesday and bring back their catch then head back to fish on Wednesday and... More

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Scottsdale
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377 reviews 377 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
211 helpful votes 211 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

This was our first time in Milan and as we walked through the entire area around the Duomo and Galleria we saw lots of restaurants filled with tourists and we wanted to eat where the locals do. We walked quite a bit and wound up at this place which is actually just a few minutes walk from the Duomo square.... More

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Melbourne
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I were only in Milan for 2 nights, we happened to discover this place while walking and loved it so much we went back again the following night. The owner, Claudio is wonderful!! Very knowledgable, helpful and friendly !! He really makes you feel welcomed and important. The wine he recommended was amazing!! And the food (which... More

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Oradea, Romania
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56 reviews 56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We had a great dinner at this restaurant. We loved the food, the service was great, very nice waiters. Do try, we will come back

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

OK its a lovely location. Yes its a tourist trap and you expect to be (over)charged accordingly but this was the worst service we had in Italy. Overbearing unpleasant rude.. the opposite of my experience to date. The food.. greasy overcooked pasta. The chef doesnt bother to clean the prawns before serving them. Tasteless cured meats. Stand outside and admire... More

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New York City, New York
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66 reviews 66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Only in Milan for two nites so asked hotel to make dinner res walking distance from hotel. Sat indoorson first floor..pleasant. The outdoor table location is unfortunate due to the floks mentioned below congregating in the alley way across the way and Piazza in front. I started with artichoke flan with parmesan sauce..a special..which was delicious. The the famed veal... More

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Additional Information about Al mercante

Address: Piazza dei Mercanti, 17, 20123 Milan, Italy
Phone Number: +39 (0)2 8052198
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Centro Storico
Average Prices: USD 43 - 62
Cuisine: Italian

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