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La Cucina del Petrarca

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Via Scalette1, 35032 Arqua Petrarca, Italy
0429 718248
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food in a wonderful atmosphere

The place looked great, with possibility of dining outside under the trees. Service was excellent, and the food incredibly tasty. I really enjoyed the background music, too (Eric Clapton)

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
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Montebelluna, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

30 mins to receive the menu and 10 minutes more to taste the warm sparkling wine. This restaurant is highly recommended-I will give you my view if I don't pass away waiting for my meal. Well the starters finally arrived and we all enjoyed it. Big time lapse to next intervention from waiters asking if we would like to order... More 

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Montebelluna, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

The place looked great, with possibility of dining outside under the trees. Service was excellent, and the food incredibly tasty. I really enjoyed the background music, too (Eric Clapton)

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Boca Raton, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

We came to this restaurant because of it famous bbq platter, but the owner said there had not been enough reservations to fire up the grill (didnt tell us this when we call). Another table had a mixed grill, so we ordered that There was steak, but too well done for us. The giant pork knuckle was so overdone it... More 

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Abano Terme, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I was there few times during my holiday in Italy, was great restaurant with great food, I did not eat pork then the owner very help full to male special meal for me, even he is looking for very special troufle mushroom because at that time was not the right time for mushroom, very impressed his service from the owner.

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I had known the co-owner for the last 30 years, well before he decided to open with a friend the restaurant "La Cucina di Petrarca", and each time I was his guest at his house, I was always impressed by his passion for cooking, food and wine. As a former farmer, among other activities his family was involved in, he... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

We arrived at the restaurant in a violent thunderstorm. When we entered the restaurant, it was warm, a fire going in the cooking area, and soft lighting throughout. Everything about our visit was very good: the welcome and service, the food, the wine and the ambiance. I asked for my steak med. rare and that's what I got. We had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Scalette1, 35032 Arqua Petrarca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Padua  >  Arqua Petrarca
  • Phone Number: 0429 718248

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?