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Dal Pescatore

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Strada Canneto Fontanella 15, 46013 Canneto sull'Oglio, Italy
+39 (0)376 723001
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Closed now
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Wed - Sun 7:30 pm - 2:00 am
Thu - Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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London, United Kingdom
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340 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visit this restaurant every time I am in Italy and it is quite simply the finest in every way. Nadia Santini is a genius and prepares the finest dishes imaginable. It is essential you go on the full tasting menu to experience the magic she creates. The rest of the family are totally involved and committed to maintaining excellence

Thank 773Gareth
Wellington, New Zealand
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

I don't think I've ever had a better dining experience before. The place , the atmosphere, the staff and especially the food were all perfect. We ordered a la cart instead of choosing the degustation menu. We tried the risotto, the world famous pumpkin's ravioli, the eel and the pigeons... plus a couple of mind blowing desserts. Everything was so... More 

1 Thank Lepo76
London, United Kingdom
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340 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Located in the heart of the country ~Nadia Santini and her family run the most amazing restaurant where she prepares the most outstanding food i have ever eaten - sheer genius. A must for anyone visiting Italy

1 Thank 773Gareth
Villa Park, California, United States
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130 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

My wife and I dined at Dal Pescatore on September 18, 2015. The restaurant had been recommended to us by friends who had eaten there a year earlier during a trip to Italy. The location of the restaurant is somewhat unusual. It's in a small village half an hour from Cremona, where we were staying - about a 45 Euro... More 

2 Thank P Michael H
New Zealand
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152 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We made a detour here for lunch on our way from Lake Garda to Parma. It is a mission to get here, but once at the restaurant it is an on oasis of quiet elegance. We had the degustation. My only negative comments are that it was less innovative than the other Michelin star restaurants we have eaten at and... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We were fortunate to visit a total of three Michelin-three-star restaurants in a short trip to Northern Italy (the other two being Osteria Francescana in Modena and Da Vittorio near Bergamo). Each has its own distinct characters and we enjoyed every meal tremendously, but Dal Pescatore lingers in memory as a combination of being down-to-earth and perfectly professional. It is... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Our guidebook of choice is Lonely Planet, even though we are seniors now. However we had seen a documentary that included coverage of Dal Pescatore. We decided to go to the restaurant, since we were going to Venice and it was close. It was totally amazing from start to finish, from the email interactions with Alberto regarding making a reservation,... More 

2 Thank Gboots49
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Very elegant restaurant good food & wines. BUT "lost " in the country far from Mantova and other towns. Extremely Expensive, you eat with eyes. Advice : Ask price before.

Thank Massimo B
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57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015 via mobile

Its hard to rate a top 3 star Michelin restaurant as it really deserves a review class of its own. I can only speak for my experience and try compare it to other 3,2 & 1 star restaurants I've enjoyed. The location is quite unusual but for the many visitors enjoying the popular Garda Lake region its only a 50... More 

4 Thank CuriousClaudio
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Amazing: 1. Location 2. Atmosphere 3. Service 4. Cellar 5. Food You can't go higher than this. Everything is perfect in the finest detail, from the chair where you sit, to the towels, the bread, the raw ingredients, the dishes, the balance of the flavours, the wines, the dessert, the view, the timing of service... It's just like in heaven!

1 Thank Joe_Black72

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Canneto Fontanella 15, 46013 Canneto sull'Oglio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Mantua  >  Canneto sull'Oglio
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)376 723001

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