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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service

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0.1 miles from Antwerpen-Centraal
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All reviews pasta authentic italian restaurant exception to the rule central station great atmosphere enzo chef starters dish
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Reviewed December 29, 2019 via mobile

The food at la fontanella is delicious!! We tried pasta and the taste was really good-food was enough and price was okey. Also it is a cosy restaurant. However, the staff there is just ok. Some of them very friendly but some of them a...bit cold.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 13, 2019

please note this is an excellent restaurant ! Is deserves a star ! the chef knows how to cook a perfect lunch or dinner. and service is good too ! we love to eat here.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 7, 2019 via mobile

La Fontanella is together with Arte on the Suikerrui undoubtedly the best - authentic Italian restaurant in Antwerp. About 30-40 couverts. We had oysters pas a starter and a duo of pasta with excellent tagliatelle al dente with truffles and penne in tomato sauce with...peas. Simple and delicious. Excellent wines like a chenin blanc and a salice salentino - available per glass and many more top quality wines at reasonable prices. It was the first time (!)in 40 yrs we came to eat in the “ Statiekwartier” near Central Station as this isn t the neighbourhood where we usually go but this is the exception to the rule. We ll be back.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed October 14, 2019 via mobile

Good place, good food, service perfect. We have a very good diner there, pizza and italian wine. We recommand

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 7, 2019 via mobile

I found this restaurant by searching TripAdvisor and I’m so glad I did. Absolutely delicious with old school male servers who constantly check on you. I do recommend making a reservation because the place is small.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 1, 2019 via mobile

Great atmosphere and great Italian food. Generous portion sizes, and awesome staff. The rose ravioli was the favourite but the chocolate lava cake for desert was also super tasty

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

This restaurant is located in an area which has many sort of low quality restaurants, but it is clearly an exception to the rule. The menu holds a great variety of Italian dishes, both well known and some typical regional ones. The quality of the...food was very good and service was friendly and helpful. The prices are a little higher but well worth it. When we visited on a normal weekday it was almost full, so reservations are recommended.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 22, 2019

Been here several times and the food never disappoints. Always very fresh ingredients and a tribute to the italian cuisine. If you pick one of the suggestions or a dish from the menu, you will go home with a smile. Enzo and his friendly staff...will welcome you.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 21, 2019

excellent food prepared with care by the chef and served with truly hospitality spirit , visiting and enjoying 10 years now!

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

Visited the restaurant 3 nights on the trot which probably speaks for itself. Great food, excellent service and a nice atmosphere. Extensive menu, with helpful waiters to explain had dishes as necessary. Limited wine list but good quality plonk. All-in-all a very pleasant dining experience.

Date of visit: May 2019
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