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L'antico giardino

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Ravalle Via Carlo Martelli 28, 44123, Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 412587
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Shepparton, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

We were staying at the Airbnb over the road and were recommended L'antico giadino as somewhere nearby to eat. We were so pleasantly surprised to get a booking and the meals were top class. Finding such fine dining in such a rural setting was so unexpected and delightful. Meals were delicious service excellent and wine list extensive. We were warmly... More 

1 Thank debhallam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I was in Ferrara with my wife and a couple of friends visiting from the US and we selected this restaurant for a very special evening. The food was fantastic, something definetly above normal quality of a good restaurant. If it were possible to give 6 stars I would!

Thank Marco S
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016

Fabulous food, fabulous wine and great service. Ate here with my boyfriend on a romantic table for two.

Thank Heidi C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Selected menu, attentive service, very good cooking. The place is pleasant , no extensive or supreme decoration. There is a care for the details: table bag holder, specific glasses for different kinds of wine, generous bread for entrance , artichoke creme and chocolate pieces as Courtesy of the restaurant. The presentation of the dishes is nice, you can tell they... More 

1 Thank Ouragan6679
London, United Kingdom
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285 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

We come here a couple of times per year, when we have something to celebrate, always happy to do so. Typically we take the "menu degustazione", this time it was the "seasonal" tasting menu, the more expensive one at 68 Eur per person (including wines @ 10 Eur pp). Excellent quality of ingredients, creative preparation and beautiful presentation of dishes... More 

4 Thank marcellos375
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

Fabulous food, great service and great wine! We were drug geared a wine after we had stated our preference and it was a reasonable cost and really good. The food was top class and we would love to come back and would heartily recommend it.

Thank Kevin E
Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2012

When you're sick of pizza and gelato, go here. Set in the picturesque countryside well outside of Ferrara, there are many things to recommend this restaurant: - the devoted supervision of the owner, who makes sure everything runs smoothly - superb Italian wines, well matched to the food - excellent attentive service (bordering on too fast, however) - food that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ravalle Via Carlo Martelli 28, 44123, Ferrara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara
  • Phone Number: +39 0532 412587

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