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Il Banco

Via Ponte Nuovo, 7, 37121 Verona, Italy
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Ranked #27 of 885 restaurants in Verona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $54
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: A new and unique venue of its kind in Verona and the Veneto region,Il Banco is a Restaurant which offers typical and original dishes based on the premium and reknown products of the prized Leoncini brand,which specializes in the finest of pork productsLa prosciutteria il Banco è una nuova realtà nel panorama veronese.Un ristorante che unisce a specialità di salumeria, piatti della cucina tradizionale. Il locale si trova in uno splendido edificio antico nel cuore della città, tra la via Sottoriva, tradizionale strada delle vecchie osterie e la fascinosa piazzetta Pescheria.
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88% Recommend
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

Family of 4 (kids 8 and 10) ate dinner at this restaurant, located on a quiet street very near the Adige. Incredible selection of prosciutto and cheese, paired with fantastic wines of the Veneto. Kids loved the prosciutto and pasta, we would happily return on another trip to Verona.

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

Have eaten here 4 times for lunch and never been disappointed. It's out of the way and off the tourist track so you don't get overpriced fast food but high quality cooking. We have eaten out under the arches where you catch a breeze on hot days or inside in the trendy modern restaurant. The cured hams with melon or... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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226 reviews 226 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We found this palce whilst walking in town. They have a great selection of ham. Food is really good and service is also very good. Highly recommended. We loved the real carbonara pasta, the ravioli and the peach tiramisu...

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Fife Scotland
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Tried here as we were fed up with the same risotto/pasta/pizza and traditional menus. Shared a starter of ham, cheeses, breads and pickle which was lovely. OH had filet steak in Amarone and I had chicken breast wrapped in speck. It was supposed to be in a curry sauce,not very curry (ish) and not much sauce. Steak was as requested... More

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48 reviews 48 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We had two evening meals at Il Banco on our recent trip to Verona. Having studied the interesting menu we decided to try three primi to share between the two of us, as we love pasta. The choice was excellent, the staff friendly, the pasta was great and the wine was lovely. However, when we returned the second night the... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Not just prosciutto, but primi, secondi... It sits in a quiet street close to the river, offers outdoor and indoor seating. We started with a large Tagliere split among two. I had tagliatelle with lamb meat sauce and my girlfriend had big gnocchi balls with a parsley pesto sauce. We both left with a smile on our faces.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Went here last night on a local friend's recommendation and it was just perfect. The owner welcomed us (uncharacteristic of Italians) and we sat at the bar. He was friendly and helpful and gave us plenty of recommendations on what to eat and drink, never choosing anything pricey and letting us sample lots of freebies along the way. By far... More

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Modena, Italy
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86 reviews 86 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Billed as a 'prosciutteria con cucina' one can choose from a reasonable selection of sliced meats but for this meal we went with pasta dishes and a selection of cheeses with mostarde. Very well cooked and delicious, the ravioli with asparagus and finely diced speck was delightfully presented. Not overly abundant- maybe five large ravioli, topped with two pieces of... More

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Topsham, Maine
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

This restaurant, just off the Piazzetta Pescheria is wonderful. The main event is the cured ham in all its glorious incarnations. The service was just so warm and friendly! And the food! My appetizer was a plate of white asparagus, hard boiled egg and prosciutto. You know a restaurant that cares where the yolk of the egg is closer to... More

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Top Contributor
136 reviews 136 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013 via mobile

For a restaurant called Prosciutteria you expect to have exceptional cold cuts, especially because Italian ones are so famous. Well, that is exactly the main problem of this restaurant: a large variety of prosciutto cotto, or crudo, or speck, but none of them as good as they would like to be. Nothing, nothing exceptional. Seriously, the little grocery store next... More

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