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Quel fantastico giovedi

Via Castelnuovo, 9, Ferrara, Italy
0532760570
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Ranked #27 of 434 Restaurants in Ferrara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Thu - Tue 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 1:00 am
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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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Ohio
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64 reviews 64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The restaurant is off the beaten path, but well worth finding. It is a local restaurant that does not typically get many US tourists. No issue. The service was very pleasant and helpful. The food was very good. If we had not already have had a week of eating in Italy, we would have probably appreciated the food more. Regardless,... More

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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
38 helpful votes 38 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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59 reviews 59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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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48 reviews 48 reviews
99 helpful votes 99 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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