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Giacomo Arengario

Via Marconi 1, 20129 Milan, Italy (Centro Storico)
+39 (0)2 72093814
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Ranked #2,053 of 5,173 Restaurants in Milan
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Centro Storico
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El Paso, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

My wife and I had dinner there our second night in Milan and we had the best time. The entire staff was welcoming and polite and the food was great! We had a table with a perfect view of the duomo. Can't wait to come back next time we are in Milan.

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Como, Italy
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Been to this restaurant two times, both for the magnificent view of the Duomo and the square, with visitors.The dining experience will definitely impress your guests. Decor is luxury chic, very "Milanese", food is good but not exceptional, however nowsdays very difficult to find a restaurant "has-it-all" with affordable prices, at least they don't charge "rip-you-off" prices, in average you... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Restaurant makes fine food, as it should, since being fine dining restaurant. However there are issues with service. At first drinks came out real slowly and we also had wait for our wines quite a while. Restaurant seems to have a sommelier, but he just pours wine to glasses and actual recommendations are done by waiters. In our case we... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Our waiter Andrea was excellent. Food and wine were perfect and the view is the best in Milan. We'll come back!

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We ordered carbonara, entrecôte beef, polpo and scallop. All food were super salty and does not tast good at all. The service was soso as well. Would never recommend anyone to go

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Beirut, Lebanon
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61 reviews 61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Dining with a view is a plus anywhere you go, but the seating arrangement at the terrace converted into a dining room is too crowded, space is too noisy with high pitched diners. Both food and service were good, not exceptional. I would reccomend this place for its views, probably the best view of the Duomo Cathedral in Milan at... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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117 reviews 117 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

Hard to beat setting and elegant. Nightime view of the cathedral is so beautiful as to be distracting. Food was good, particularly risotto milanese with bone marrow. Attentive service and good wine list. Raw shrimp is typical appetizer, but fairly bland. Not cheap but pretty special.

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Hook
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

A friend had recommended this restaurant for its great food and view but we never got to enjoy either. Having tried to book by email from home but without response, we asked our hotel to book for us. When we turned up, there had been a mistake and the restaurant was actually closed for a private event. The staff member... More

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Rio de Janeiro
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I visited the place for a late lunch (late lunches are an issue in Italy, as it's a challenge to find a place that will serve you) and I won't lie that my choice was made because of the restaurant's privileged location at Piazza del Duomo. The view is probably the best one you can get (besides McDonald's, that is... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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82 reviews 82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

The Park Hyatt hotel booked us for a quick lunch. It's a small restaurant with glass windows to the Piazza Duomo, on the 4th floor. Just great. Not expecting much for the food but surprisingly food was tasty, from the "Burrata" to the Entrecote we ate well. The champagne is still served on the old large flat glasses. Service was... More

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