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Cusina e Butega

Italian, Gastropub, Family Fare
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Corso Porta Reno, 28, 44124 Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 209174
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6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun - Fri 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations
Delivery
Late Night

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  • 162
    Excellent
  • 367
    Very good
  • 138
    Average
  • 66
    Poor
  • 29
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food, beautiful place

Went for dinner with several colleagues. They do their best to speak English. Staff are really friendly and helpful. The restaurant is very nice, enough space and a lot of choices. There is a counter with several hams, cheese and all Italian delicatessen. The food was excellent!

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 30, 2015
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Tournai
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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Tournai
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Went for dinner with several colleagues. They do their best to speak English. Staff are really friendly and helpful. The restaurant is very nice, enough space and a lot of choices. There is a counter with several hams, cheese and all Italian delicatessen. The food was excellent!

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Gentile BestHappy, spesso turisti e persone di altra nazionalità passano a trovarci, e ci fa davvero piacere che i nostri... More 

Rome, Italy
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

If this place was smaller and cozier, it would gain a better score from me. The local food we tried was very good and the thinly sliced mortadella appetizer was absolutely delicious. The wine menu was interesting and the service excellent. Only the size of the space, quite "urban" in such a small beautiful town, and the bright lights sometimes... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

This restaurant is just past the Duomo through the archway. It has an excellent menu where the dishes are served with the pan directly at the table. Great place to have a pasta lunch. They also sell produce - cheese, hams, salami, pasta etc.

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Vedano al Lambro, Italy
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172 reviews 172 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We had lunch last weekend with some friends in this restaurant. The location is very convenient, being close to Ferrara castle and the main square. The restaurant is quite modern but the food is typical of a trattoria. We had a good antipasto made of local hams and cheese (try also the gnocco, very tasty!), followed by generous portions of... More 

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Hopton on Sea, United Kingdom
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140 reviews 140 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Popped in for lunch as a friend recommended the place. Lots of tables, well spaced out and very busy with the locals. Excellent choice of dishes. I had chicken with potatoes and it was very tasty, staff all very polite and spoke good English.

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Kungsbacka, Sweden
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66 reviews 66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Coming to Ferrara for business the following day. We had a very tasty dinner starting with a lovely charcuterie plate and excellent local wine to go with it. And ending with a perfect creme brule (flan type). In between delicious home made pasta filled with pumpkin and together with a ragou. Highly recommended restaurant. And very friendly and service minded... More 

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Ferrara, Italy
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Interesting presentation of local food, good wine lovely location and expensive. Piatti interessanti, buon vino e bella posizione, costoso.

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Jersey, Channel Islands
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109 reviews 109 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Recommended by Euro at B&B Alchemia (see separate report), we went here for a traditional Ferrera lunch cooked in the copper pans. What seemed like ordinary food on the menu such as roast chicken and potatoes was far from ordinary. The chicken was slow cooked, stuffed and sliced before being served. Others in group had the porcini risotto, and then... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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128 reviews 128 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This restaurant really has a new proposal, it has a wide variety of prosiuttos, you can ask for a table and they will bring in wood tray with at least 2 or 3 kinds of different prosciutto, with some cheese, and bread. or a tray of different cheeses . Is a very relax and local ambience. They have also for... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Have been to this place many times during our stay in Ferrara. It didn't take long before we were being greeted by name as regulars - even friends! Of course this makes every visit there a very happy and enjoyable experience. The place has a much more modern feel than many others in Ferrara but it still features the typical... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Corso Porta Reno, 28, 44124 Ferrara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara
  • Phone Number: +39 0532 209174

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Gastropub, Family Fare

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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