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Balebuste Ristorante - Osteria


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner


Italian, Mediterranean, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed August 15, 2019

The osteria radiates an authentic Italian athmosphere and we were not disappointed at all. The food matches the feeling you get when entering. We were welcomed by a very friendly waiter.. The lunch was very tasteful. A lot of local people at noon, witch is...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 1, 2019

A Jewish Balebuste type person is exactly what I felt when I entered the restaurant, met the hostess that seated us, and the waiter that served us! And the food had to have been prepared and cooked by a wonderful Balebuste, because it was outstanding.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank betsy1404
Reviewed June 1, 2019

Very welcoming and friendly front of house. The restaurant location is in the old Jewish quarter and the building reflects the history of the city. Food and wine absolutely fantastic and very reasonably priced. We paid €100 for 3 people that also included pre-dinner drinks....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Harryalresford
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

First, the location is nice and the ambient is cool and not too noisy. Service is simple, fast and all the waiters very kind and nice. Starters well presented and generous, very good quality. Main course we had “bigoli”, good quality. “Cotoletta” good and very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cicciazzi
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

A little hidden gem. Meet in the bar area for a pre-dinner drinks with appetisers. Food was excellent, with a good range of local specialties, particularly the pastas. The seafood (prawn and calamari) was particularly good. Not expensive too, with approx €40 per person including...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank neil p
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Very lovely place with nice staff. You can eat any kind of typical dishes of Ferrara. Loved it and coming back again!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank irikn
Reviewed March 25, 2017

Traditional trattoria in a rustic style in the ghetto area of Ferrara. Reasonable prices (€75 for four meals). As well as traditional food the boat is pushed out with some Indian, American, etc. dishes on the menu. Tries to seat the young crowd in one...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank FTMDave
Reviewed April 14, 2016

We had dinner here and would never return. Although in a nice rustic setting, the food was definitely not good. After the starters I wished we had never come. The artichoke salad was just a bowl full of chopped artichokes in lemon juice - for...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Dorreen L
Reviewed April 11, 2016

Very nice experience... cheerful and nice, staff, cheap prices and excellent dishes. The atmosphere is calm and quiet, the location was a Yddish place, in the middle of Ferrara.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Motodrom100
Reviewed August 9, 2015

was walking around looking for somewhere to eat and came across this place, very friendly staff good choice of food which was excellent, would definitely go back. Though a bit of instruction on how to make an irish coffee is needed.

Date of visit: July 2015
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