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Cantina della Vetra

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Via Pio IV 3, 20123 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8940 3843
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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sun - Sat 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 129
    Excellent
  • 238
    Very good
  • 69
    Average
  • 30
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Super food - great staff

I went here alone an evening in Milan based on recommendations I found on Stay.com when I was in the neighborhood. I had a few dishes and they were great. The staff was very attentive and understodd that I was probably not going to enjoy waiting a lot as I was alone. I would recommend this place... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
Hoj300
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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469 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Munich, Germany
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We spent the nights here with some friends and had a very good dinner experience. The service was average but the quality and taste of food was just amazing. We would definitely come back again!

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cantinadellavetra, Proprietario at Cantina della Vetra, responded to this review

Dear Mary, I want to thank you, and I'm glad that you had here, with your friends, a good dinner, I love the idea that you will return because we want to try to improve also our service performance! Thank you once again! Best regards! More 

Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I went here alone an evening in Milan based on recommendations I found on Stay.com when I was in the neighborhood. I had a few dishes and they were great. The staff was very attentive and understodd that I was probably not going to enjoy waiting a lot as I was alone. I would recommend this place for a romantic... More 

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cantinadellavetra, Proprietario at Cantina della Vetra, responded to this review

Dear Hoi300, thank you very much for your good review of our restaurant. I'm so glad to know that you enjoy the dinner and the service. We hope to have you here again soon! best regards and wishes from all of us! More 

Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Tables are a bit too packed and it can get noisy when full, but everything else is definitely worth a go. Every now and again I go back to this place since many years ago. Food is really nice, waiters are kind and available, serving times adequate (the place was not full last time I visited), prices in line with... More 

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cantinadellavetra, Proprietario at Cantina della Vetra, responded to this review

Dear Riccardo, we appreciated a lot your kind review and we want to thank you for this. I read that you know very well cantina della Vetra, so I hope to see you soon here again!!! Best regards More 

Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I had dinner while traveling for business to Milano, located 10 min walking from the Duomo, nice atmosphere. Food is very good and wide Italian wine choice. The service is excellent, fast and ready to advice you. I had an appetizer with turbot and risotto as main course. Great dinner!!!

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cantinadellavetra, Proprietario at Cantina della Vetra, responded to this review

Dear Michelefa, all the staff is happy to know that you loved so much your experience in our restaurant. We want to thank you for your review! We hope to have you soon here again!!! Best regards! More 

California
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We spent our last day in Europe in Milan. We were having a glass of wine at the wine bar inside the department store which overlooks the Cathedral. The gentleman recommended Cantina della Vetra which was 15 minute walk. My wife had peppered swordfish pasta and I had beef tar tar. Both excellent. Service was also great.

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cantinadellavetra, Proprietario at Cantina della Vetra, responded to this review

Dear PaulD08, thanks a lot for your review of our restaurant! I'm so so happy that you enjoy the atmosfere, the service and the food! A big hug from all of us!!! More 

Antwerp, Belgium
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Since many years an annual stop by. Great food, wine and service. Typical italian style. Make sure to taste the 'burrata'.

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cantinadellavetra, Proprietario at Cantina della Vetra, responded to this review

Dear Mik S., I want to thank you for your review! I'm very happy to know that also this year you appreciated our restaurant!!! I look forward to see you again in Cantina della Vetra! Thanks from all the staff! More 

Rome, Italy
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

After living near this restaurant for over a year I had never come by. They have beautiful big windows that face a park and so finally I decided to try it. The wait staff was friendly and offered suggestions but definatley were working for a high turn over in order to get in as many tables in as possible. When... More 

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cantinadellavetra, Proprietario at Cantina della Vetra, responded to this review

Dear Justnas, I want to thank you for your review, we always try to offer a normally fast service as usual for a bistrot (we love the bistrot atmosfere!), It's true that the restaurant is often crowded, but is never our intention to make turn over with the guests who want to stay and relax, I'm sorry that you feel... More 

New York City, New York
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

My husband and I were fortunate to pop in early and reserve a table in advance for Friday night for our first dinner in Milan - what a perfect way to kick off the trip. The sommelier (very attentive and knowledgeable) recommended a mid-priced (hate it when they steer you toward the most expensive option!) bottle that was excellent and... More 

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cantinadellavetra, Proprietario at Cantina della Vetra, responded to this review

Dear Rosesox, thank you a lot for your nice review of our restaurant. I'm glad that you appreciated our food and wine, and thank you also from Alessandro (our sommelier) for your compliments. Is for us a pleasure to know that your holiday started well also for the dinner in cantina della Vetra!!! Enjoy your stay in Italy!!! Best regards... More 

Italy
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Nice view and delicious food to relax yourselves after a walking trip in downtown. Why to choose this place: + Great view in front of the Parco Vetra and the Basilica + good food (buffet + 1 choice amongst first or second serve + home made cake and fruits). 30€ x person, beverage excluded. + suggested for family, as atmosphere... More 

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cantinadellavetra, Proprietario at Cantina della Vetra, responded to this review

Dear Chrisital, you were so kind to feedback us your appreciation for our sunday brunch, a particular moment of the week, dedicated to the families and group of friends. Thank you very much for visiting our restaurant. Kind regards and we hope to see you soon again!!! More 

NY, NY
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We had a great meal here. My beef carpaccio was very good. The shaved celery was refreshing and balanced well with the truffled cheese. My wife had seafood in a potato cream which was very good. For entrées I had the pumpkin risotto with taleggio which was well cooked and was very tasty. My wife had the orrechiette with beet... More 

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cantinadellavetra, Proprietario at Cantina della Vetra, responded to this review

Dear ihod, I want to thank you for your nice feedback. I'm very glad that you enjoy our dishes and our service. If you take with you in New York, a good memories of cantina della Vetra during your stay in Milano, it means that we have done a good job! :-) Your satisfaction is very important to us, it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Pio IV 3, 20123 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan
  • Phone Number: +39 02 8940 3843

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 38 - 65
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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