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Trattoria Il Fantino

Via Donzi 7, 41121, Modena, Italy
+39 059 223646
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gnocchi” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Donzi 7, 41121, Modena, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly helpful staff guided us through the menu of traditional delicious Modenese food and wine. Highly recommend.

Thank wellyontour
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was on holiday all over Italy for two weeks and I think this may have been my favourite meal. Traditional great tasting food, friendly service. Fantastic value. If I ever return to Modena I will be eating here again

Thank W8826UIrossm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

gnocco fritto, tortellini with sage and butter, Lambrusco wine... heaven! Simple decor, such lovely people and very accommodating. A definite highlight.

Thank vtsui1
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We had the tasting menu #2, for 33 euro per person but more of a tasting menu it was a feasting menu! All dishes were big and great, but the gnocchi with pumpkin was amazing, also the pork ribs.

1  Thank Joakim M
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Although group dining is usually mediocre because of the number of people needing to be served in a limited time, Il Fantino offered us personal and efficient service, with delicious local specialities, both savory and sweet, with good wine and delicious liqueurs ...especially the walnut...More

Thank Alsacienne
Reviewed September 24, 2018

One of the best services, delicious pasta, awesome wine. Everything was fresh, hot and well prepared and done. Favourite restaurant of the trip! Pasta of the day was a combination of carbonara with peas, and I never eaten anything more delicious.

Thank Marcin B
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

This is where we were introduced to interesting, for us new Italian food, gnocco fritto and prosciutto ,schmalz‘ to be spread on lovely fresh bread. The restaurant was really busy and we only got a table for a limited period of time. The service was...More

Thank Anita D
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We arrived Modena after visit in Ferrari Museum and we found this small Osteria in a side street at City Center. It was crowded inside and for our luck a small two sit table just get vacant and they provide us the table. We order...More

1  Thank Daniel S
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

I loved the food and atmosphere. Service was awesome. A must stop if you stopping by. Pictures are misplaced, so I will post them as soon as I find where saved the pictures.

Thank Cooldog99
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We had a really lovely lunch here, traditional food, homemade and very friendly service. They also allowed us to bring our dog. Highly recommended.

Thank mnwise
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January 21, 2017|
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Response from Andrea P | Property representative |
goodevening, i'm Andrea and i work at Fantino. usually we get reservations only by phone, but if is it a problem, write a e-mail to andreamo1976 @ hotmail. it and i will confirm your table. thank you!
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August 29, 2016|
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Response from Andrea P | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
può scrivere a andreamo1976 @ hotmail . it ma se vuole posso già prendere la prenotazione anche senza l'email
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August 29, 2016|
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Response from Andrea P | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
vi aspettiamo!!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$23 - $34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Donzi 7, 41121, Modena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Modena  >  Modena
  • Phone Number: +39 059 223646
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