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Osteria di Porta Cicca

#817 of 6,543 Restaurants in Milan
Certificate of Excellence
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Ripa di Porta Ticinese 51, 20143 Milan, Italy
+39 02 837 2763
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Sat 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We was happy to find this restaurant open in 27 December, it's one of 124 restaurants in Milan in the michelin guide. The food was terrible, I don't believe that it was cooked by a chef or a professional one. The forcini pasta was less than average, the sauce was more like a soup. The salmon fillet was dry, the... More 

Thank דוד ב
Rome, Italy
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

Elegant and cosy restaurant just on the Naviglio. Try fish dishes from the refined menu . friendly staff in a friendly atmosphere. I highly recommend.

Thank Daniele H
Public_Relationship, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Osteria di Porta Cicca, responded to this review

Dear Daniele, many thanks for your kind words and positive feedback. Looking forward to have you back again. Best wishes. More 

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108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

We gave this a glowing review last year and were so looking forward to going back. May be all relative to expectations but it was still fine/good but not as special as before. May be chef's night off, who knows. It was also much less full than before so may be the word is out. Anyway still a lovely dinner... More 

Thank galliardo
London, United Kingdom
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168 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

I visited Osteria di Porta Cicca for dinner on a Friday evening in Milan. There were some good choices on the menu but I felt it was overpriced and the seasoning was a little unbalanced in the cotoletta. The desserts, however, were good. But overall, this was too expensive for what you get.

Thank John D
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Wow! I wasn't sure what to expect when we entered, but we were pleasantly surprised. I had a great pasta followed by an extraordinary well prepared rabbit - the meat melted on my tongue. Good dessert to follow and everything joined by great wines. Very helpful staff. Great experience.

Thank Erik D
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Great place Slow service Average food Way too expensive for the value We waited more than 30 minutes for an small, overcooked and untasty pasta. Terrible experience.8

Thank Albert M
Beirut, Lebanon
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67 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

my wife, our daughter and i invited friends of our daughter to this restaurant for dinner, and it was a bad experience , if you compare my previous reviews to this you would noticed that this is the lowest, the only positive thing was the waiter he was polite and just apologising, now for the dinner... we got a complementary... More 

Thank mohdan
Harrogate, England, United Kingdom
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178 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Was here for dinner with business colleagues. Had a great meal with both excellent service and food. The wine list is also great. Nothing to fault. Highly recommended.

Thank James L
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant looks very good but the food was a total let down. On arrival we were warned by the couple next to us that the food was average and overpriced but we decided to try it anyway. We ordered the rabbit and it was overcooked and under seasoned, if you closed your eyes you would have thought you were... More 

Thank NeilGls
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

I had dinner with my wife here and we both choose the tasting menu. Everything was presented nicely on the plate and the risotto was decent. Unfortunately the food was over all lacking substance and good "italian" taste ... The braised rabbit and the dessert cake was dry. Waiters were very friendly and professionel.

Thank Jacob K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ripa di Porta Ticinese 51, 20143 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Navigli
  • Neighborhood: Navigli
  • Phone Number: +39 02 837 2763

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

Staying in Navigli

Neighborhood Profile
The Navigli is part of historic Milan. In the ancient days, the entire city was linked with canals, similar to Venice. Today, most of the canals are gone, but the Navigli remains a canal-based neighborhood. There are two major canals: Naviglio Pavese and Naviglio Grande. The Naviglio Grande's bridges greet visitors at dusk with an amazing view. The Navigli district specializes in clubs, cafes, and vintage shops. Lifestyle reigns supreme here. You can start the walk from the Colonne di San Lorenzo, an antique colonnade in front of the Basilica di San Lorenzo. During the daytime, this place acts as a meeting point for artists and students reading books or chatting with friends; the nights turn it into a stepping-stone for club hoppers. Science lovers will also relish the opportunity to visit the Science and Technology National Museum Leonardo Da Vinci, showcasing inventions of the Italian genius.
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