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Dal Pescatore

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Strada Canneto Fontanella 15, 46013 Canneto sull'Oglio, Italy
+39 0376 723001
Wed - Sun 19:30 - 02:00
Thu - Sun 12:00 - 16:00
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Northern Virginia, Virginia
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

We had the pleasure to eat lunch and than came back for dinner at this great restaurant. The food and service are in my top 5 experiences worldwide. The Santini family is so warm and welcoming that you can't help but have a perpetual smile on your face. The dining room is colorful, open, and intimate. Service is outstanding. Anticipation... More 

Thank Alan S
San Diego, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

I am very fortunate to have a close family friend that happens to be Milanese and happens to be into good food. I would have never found or known about this place otherwise. He mentioned to me that we would be dining in the country side and to dress more towards elegante than what I had on at that time... More 

1 Thank Ayn R
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had one of the best meals in our life here. We were in the Po valley for the weekend exploring the small towns from Cremona to Mantua. This dinner was the highlight. Everything from the cocktails in the garden the the tasting menu and Santini family were special and felt authentic. Definitely worth a trip.

Thank mtierns
London, United Kingdom
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414 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

I visit this restaurant every time I am in Italy and it is quite simply the finest in every way. Nadia Santini is a genius and prepares the finest dishes imaginable. It is essential you go on the full tasting menu to experience the magic she creates. The rest of the family are totally involved and committed to maintaining excellence

Thank 773Gareth
Wellington, New Zealand
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

I don't think I've ever had a better dining experience before. The place , the atmosphere, the staff and especially the food were all perfect. We ordered a la cart instead of choosing the degustation menu. We tried the risotto, the world famous pumpkin's ravioli, the eel and the pigeons... plus a couple of mind blowing desserts. Everything was so... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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414 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Located in the heart of the country ~Nadia Santini and her family run the most amazing restaurant where she prepares the most outstanding food i have ever eaten - sheer genius. A must for anyone visiting Italy

1 Thank 773Gareth
Villa Park, California, United States
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152 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

My wife and I dined at Dal Pescatore on September 18, 2015. The restaurant had been recommended to us by friends who had eaten there a year earlier during a trip to Italy. The location of the restaurant is somewhat unusual. It's in a small village half an hour from Cremona, where we were staying - about a 45 Euro... More 

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New Zealand
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182 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

We made a detour here for lunch on our way from Lake Garda to Parma. It is a mission to get here, but once at the restaurant it is an on oasis of quiet elegance. We had the degustation. My only negative comments are that it was less innovative than the other Michelin star restaurants we have eaten at and... More 

Thank Judith042
Palo Alto, California
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59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

We were fortunate to visit a total of three Michelin-three-star restaurants in a short trip to Northern Italy (the other two being Osteria Francescana in Modena and Da Vittorio near Bergamo). Each has its own distinct characters and we enjoyed every meal tremendously, but Dal Pescatore lingers in memory as a combination of being down-to-earth and perfectly professional. It is... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

Our guidebook of choice is Lonely Planet, even though we are seniors now. However we had seen a documentary that included coverage of Dal Pescatore. We decided to go to the restaurant, since we were going to Venice and it was close. It was totally amazing from start to finish, from the email interactions with Alberto regarding making a reservation,... 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, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
19:30 - 02:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 02:00
19:30 - 02:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 02:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 02:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Canneto Fontanella 15, 46013 Canneto sull'Oglio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Mantua  >  Canneto sull'Oglio
  • Phone Number: +39 0376 723001

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