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Piazza sacrati, 32, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 248783
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12:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 245
    Excellent
  • 153
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Friendly, casual, welcoming Italian Osteria

This is not a fancy place to get overly dressed up to eat at. It is a place to relax, have some wine and enjoy a meal with family and friends. The food is good and the portions are filling. The staff is friendly and quick. Overall a good place for a relaxing and enjoying a tasty meal... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
PaulLuehrmann
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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  • Entertaining clients
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
218 reviews 218 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

This is not a fancy place to get overly dressed up to eat at. It is a place to relax, have some wine and enjoy a meal with family and friends. The food is good and the portions are filling. The staff is friendly and quick. Overall a good place for a relaxing and enjoying a tasty meal while in... More 

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Forli, Italy
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Very friendly place, the host Sergio sets an special atmosphere with his songs and jokes, very generous portions, very good food

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Grazie mille delle belle parole. Speriamo di riavervi presto con noi per una bella serata in compagnia. Sergio, Admira e... More 

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We decided to dine here after a long travel day and because it was near our hotel. We had a very pleasant experience! Sergio, the proprietor, was amazing. He truly takes pride in what he does and made our meal fabulous. We loved the hand-written wine menu, the amazing fish, cappelacci and prosecco. We would definitely dine here again and... More 

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Grazie dei complimenti. Speriamo di riavervi presto con noi per poter assaggiare altre nostre tipicita'. A presto. Sergio e lo... More 

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50 reviews 50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I found this little gem while exploring the central area of Ferrara. Lunch was a really enjoyable experience, excellent food and wine served by a friendly and helpful waitress. Recommended.

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Grazie dei complimenti. Ci fa piacere che vi siate trovati bene. Speriamo di riavervi presto con noi. Sergio, Admira e... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant has a quaint Italian authenticity; the owner is really friendly and helpful. Not overly expensive, the ingredients are of the finest quality and the house wine is either merlot or a very respectable Sangiovese. We hade homemade pumpkin pasta with sage butter and pumpkin and potato gnocchi with tomato, rocket and Parmesan; absolutely divine! Recommended!

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Grazie dei complimenti. Ci fa piacere che vi siate trovati bene! A presto Sergio e lo staff More 

Pokolbin, Australia
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86 reviews 86 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Gracious host, good food, nice house wine. Service was good and staff were very attentive. Nothing was 'spectacular', but can't fault it in any way.

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Grazie dei complimenti. La aspettiamo presto per stupirla al massimo con altre nostre pietanze. Lo staff More 

Madrid, Spain
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I visited twice in the beginning of September . It's a very welcoming and friendly place! The quality of food is very good, and from my experience the owner giving you any detail you may need and much more...so you can make your selection easily through a quite large selections. To conclude with this place, you will enjoy a lot... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Very good service with an owner who tries very had to engage with his guests. The environment is very welcoming and ideal for a group of friends/family, rather than a date. The food is typical, good, but not exceptional. I think any average housewife in Ferrara can cook as better. The prices are reasonable though. In my case, at least,... More 

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sergio v, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at La Compagnia, responded to this review

We're sorry that you weren't impressed by our dishes, our customers usually do but I understand that tastes may differ from person to person. Make sure to come back and visit though, we'll be able to surprise you! The Staff More 

Chester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

A very welcoming friendly restaurant. Excellent pasta dishes, delicious desserts and good wine and beer!! Recommended! Will make a return visit when I go back to Ferrara!

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Scotland
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253 reviews 253 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

I tried this restaurant for lunch. Whilst the service was friendly, the food was quite disappointing. I tried a local wine which tasted of vinegar and told the patron this. The local bread that was brought was stale - not necessary these days. I ordered a pasta dish with mushrooms. It was hot and quickly brought, and it was too... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Piazza sacrati, 32, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara
  • Phone Number: +39 0532 248783

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 26 - 52
  • Cuisine: Italian, Steakhouse, Winery, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?