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Osteria Santa Chiara

Via Ruggera 3, 41121, Modena, Italy
+39 059 225302
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Jun 17, 2017
“"Like Visiting a Old Friend"”
Sep 29, 2016
“Give it a miss”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Via Ruggera 3, 41121, Modena, Italy
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Reviewed June 17, 2017

My Brother and I been coming to Santa Chiara for 15 years. Our yearly business trip to Modena wouldn't be complete without at least 1 meal at Santa Chiara. Oliver is a wonderful host and handles the front of the restaurant with a helper while...More

2  Thank joedblues1
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Had dinner there last night. Very ordinary food. We were a party of five and only one of us enjoyed their meal. Meatballs were dreadful. tasted like a sausage, not served with any pasta. The rigatoni with eggplant, garlic onions and tomato was very salty....More

Thank jb2956
Reviewed November 6, 2015

We had dinner at this restaurant. We started with a meat and cheese platter where the parmesan was so tasty and flavourful and the meat (prosciutto) very tender. As a main course I had zafron pasta with speck (some typical dry-cured ham). I hardly find...More

Thank Coriini
Reviewed August 28, 2015

The host Oliver is one of the few people in the region with a sense of humour. Unfortunately some of his compatriots don't appreciate this. His wife is a superb cook and every evening spent there is memorable. Speaks all sorts of languages and is...More

Thank DCrack
Reviewed May 29, 2015

This restaurant is just beautiful inside and out...It is romantic and Italian Old School. The menu is a little dicey for the American palate, but I had a steak and it was excellent. The wine that I had was wonderful and I can't say enough...More

Thank Lyorac
Reviewed January 3, 2015

My husband and I ate at the Osteria Santa Chiara last night and had a fabulous experience. The food was fantastic: the tagliatelle with white truffle were pasta perfection, really, amazingly good. Since at that point we knew we were onto something special, we continued...More

Thank AMRK
Reviewed May 12, 2012

nice location, nice decoration nice service but that is it pasta on starter, sauce looking like from Bolino, meat ball? scary no test desert sad also by the time you have your bill their is plenty little adding, service? no choice in all no point...More

Thank nick3317
Reviewed April 21, 2010

I loved this small and cozy restaurant in the heart of the city. Great food and very friendly sevice. I definetly reccomend this restaurant!

1  Thank MissLondon1983
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$37 - $73
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ruggera 3, 41121, Modena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Modena  >  Modena
  • Phone Number: +39 059 225302
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