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Alzaia Naviglio Pavese 286, 20142 Milan, Italy
+39 (0) 287380711
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12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Wed - Sun 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Milan, Italy
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502 reviews
428 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On Sunday noons, this place offers an additional "Sunday Roast" set menu, with dishes known in advance, in addition to the two surprise menus available every day and the à la carte option. Each of the three set menus is available for the whole party only. We ordered à la carte as we were meeting after a few days' eating... More 

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Boston
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is an evening's experience. The food is unique and extraordinary and gourmet. Guests have a choice to order a known set of courses, or to be surprised. We chose to be surprised and to get the 6 course meal. I am a vegetarian and they could easily and deliciously accommodate me. My friends eat meat and they were... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We had a wonderful time at Erba Brusca! We had the 4 course menu and everything was so delicious--I still keep thinking about the panna cotta with roota herbs! We sat outside, and there was a wonderful band to serenade the diners. Alice and Danilo and staff are all welcoming and attentive. Can't wait to go back!

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Milan, Italy
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We visited this very nice place on Sunday lunch, when families, couples and group of friends escape from Milan to meet the nature on the southern edge of Milan, along Naviglio Pavese. We came on reservation at 13:40 (10 minutes later than my reservation), but we were welcome with courteousness and we were immediately sat down; the babe with us... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I went to Erba Brusca a couple of weeks ago. I loved the athmopher in there and i loved even more the food. It was sophisticate but simple at the same time. They used fresh ingredients and had some very interesting combinations of food. We all choose the set menu which it was a surprise by the chefs. (obviosly they... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Had one of the most delicious meals ever at this small, off the beaten track restaurant in Milan. The combination of herbs the chef uses to bring out the flavours of the food is nothing short of brilliant. There is a wide selection of food for vegetarians, a delightful wine list and a beautiful country-like setting. Sitting on the outside... More 

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borgo san dalmazzo
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

One of the best Milan restaurants "off-the-beaten-track", with an innovative and imaginative cuisine and a wonderful selection of little known, often organic wines. Staff very pleasant and helpful!

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Catania, Italy
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29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

We are not locals however we found this restaurant through blog reviews. But, after we ordered the six course meal where the chef chooses the dishes they catered both to my vegetarian tastes as well as my boyfriend's omnivore ones. The quality of the food (with the exception of the frog legs, only cause it was weird) was amazing! It... More 

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Milan, Italy
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502 reviews
428 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

We had the full six-courses "surprise" menu, meaning you are told about each course as it is served. The menu can be adjusted for special dietary preferences, it will remain a surprise as you will still discover courses as they arrive. Each dish is different from the many in the menu. Each dish was very carefully prepared,and served. I struggle... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

I recommend a double portion of raw ham to start with. It is cut by hand, like the best jamon iberico, and it comes from a rare breed of pig (Mora di Romagna), it is intense and very tasty. First courses offer a variety of pasta from spaghetti with bottarga, to maltagliati pasta square with pumpkin, to risotto with red... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alzaia Naviglio Pavese 286, 20142 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan
  • Phone Number: +39 (0) 287380711

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