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Quel fantastico giovedi

Via Castelnuovo, 9, Ferrara, Italy
0532760570
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Ranked #26 of 431 restaurants in Ferrara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Oudenaarde, Belgium
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Indeed a cosy restaurant with nice food, so we decided to go back there a second time. We ordered the same white wine as the day before. But when we got the bill, instead of 17 €/bottle on the pricelist, this time we had to pay 25€/bottle (+ 50 %)... We tried to discuss this with the lady but she... More

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Seillans, France
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We had a wonderful dinner here. Great ambiance, fantastically nice staff, food was absolutely superb and great wines to accompany the food. An absolute delight with great value for money

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Hull
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

We booked in a group of 8 for Sunday lunch on the recommendation of the landlord of our holiday apartment. On arrival on the Saturday we thought we should check the reservation and got such a wonderful reception that we decided to have lunch there that day. Both times, the food and service were excellent. It is difficult to find,... More

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Bern, Switzerland
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44 reviews 44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

try to sit in the second room, the tables in the first room are very narrow. We liked the place. we made our choice a la carte and found it was god, some of it very good, some traditional Ferrara plates like capelletti alla zucca (with mandorle), a very nice dessert-mix. The red wine by the glass (Grigio da San... More

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Izmir, Turkey
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91 reviews 91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

quel fantastico giovedi is the italian name of the john steinbeck novel "sweet thursday". a small and nice place, have a menu mostly seafood. the seabass they served was perfect.

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Portland, Oregon
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57 reviews 57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

We were surprised to find this hideaway - the location leaves a bit to be desired, though it is relatively central and certainly safe - live up to it's name. The food was absolutely fantastic. The ambience was okay; the service terrific, friendly and thoughtful. We loved it and returned two days later.

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Venice, Veneto, Italy
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

We had a romantic dinner here I suggest either raw fish with Bellavista Spumante or (on a completely different mood) capesante and then some tendere meat with red wine (not too strong). It is better to reserve.

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Brussels, Belgium
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44 reviews 44 reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

Always impeccable service and excellent food. It is topped by its cosy atmosphere. Reservation is a must

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Exeter
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

Unprepossessing exterior; interior two small rooms simply decorated, jazz music. Cooking described as Italian/Asian fusion: we had sashimi, foil GRAS, prawn risotto, beef fillet and a potato gratin with local salami. Inventive and delicious use of fresh ingredients with friendly unobtrusive service. Highly recommended.

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Charlotte, NC USA
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2011

We dined at Fantastico Giovedi on a Saturday evening. We had a reservation, thank goodness, because the place was packed! The food is Italian with a bit of an Asian twist. For example, we shared a shrimp risotto with curry. It was so very good. The main courses were excellent as well. I had steak that was cooked in a... More

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