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Giacomo Arengario

Via Marconi 1, 20129 Milan, Italy (Centro Storico)
+39 (0)2 72093814
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Ranked #2,029 of 5,128 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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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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2 reviews
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
Top Contributor
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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116 reviews 116 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 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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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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77 reviews 77 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 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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Milan, Italy
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468 reviews 468 reviews
341 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

getting a table on the terrasse (covered) is a must and for foreign visitors it is probably the ONE place in milano where you get an exceptional view . very experienced waiters , a really lovely and memorable evening. we were there also in occasion of a birthday and it made it very special

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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262 reviews 262 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

I visited this restaurant with my wife a few days ago. My wife and I agreed that the tastes of meals were good and we espcecially liked sea food salad and fried seafoods. However, their prices were a bit more expensive than other Italian restaurant in the same quality. Also, the staff were very helpful and friendly. The most disapointed... More

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