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Al mercante

Piazza Dei Mercanti 17, 20123 Milan, Italy
+39 02 805 2198
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza Dei Mercanti 17, 20123 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I find simple is most often better in Italy and it doesn't get any better than this...we ate here 2 of our 3 nights in Milan...Lovely lovely staff. Great location...great food. When we walked into another recommended restaurants which had a huge menu (not a...More

Thank citymom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is near the Dom, hidden in a side alley/street. The dishes are typically Italian. price-performance ratio is very fair for Milano.

Thank sushiman-zh
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We were given a menu in English. We chose from the daily specials. A shrimp orange and avocado salad and an artichoke and parmigiana salad to start followed by a well cooked steak with roasted potatoes and broccoli rabe that we split. We cannot eat...More

Thank mjm814
Reviewed 21 March 2018

A great place for pastas, pizzas, salads, plus some innovative dishes. We started our meal with a delicious artichoke flan with a parm cream sauce - yum. I had a lemon pistachio pasta, also great, and my husband had the carbonara which he also loved....More

Thank Chapinite
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Pros: 1. Friendly Service 2. Easy Menu 3. Clean 4. Tasty But Simple Food Cons: 1. Menu is in danger of being a little too simple 2. doesn’t explain clearly what things are, difficult for tourists not wanting to google meanings in front of the...More

Thank LovesAHotel
Reviewed 23 February 2018

I found it ...old. Full of Milanesi from middle-high class maybe living in the city center, the place offers an old style menu, full of dishes without any spark of originality, without any relation to each other and presented in a poor way . Environment...More

Thank maxximop
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I have been there twice, once for business and once with family. This place is very typical where you can see a lot and Milanese as well as a lot of tourists. Food is absolutely excellent and service is good. It is really 2 min...More

Thank Audrey S
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Less than 6 mths since I last visited and raves about this place. This time service was friendly and efficient but choice, quality and price were not as good. Someone has decided to move the Primitivio from around €25 to €38 a bottle, and I’m...More

Thank JGM64
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We had a scrumptious dinner in a very pleasant and cosy setting. Waiter service was excellent. I had a veal cutlet with potatoes and a mixed salad with vinegarette dressing. The veal was very tasty and tender, if a little too salty. I enjoyed the...More

Thank Leslie L
Reviewed 7 January 2018

This is the type of restaurant that we are happy to stumble upon. The food was very good, not haute cuisine, but very good, solid Italian cooking. We had the sea bass baked in a salt crust, which was moist and delicious. It came with...More

Thank on_the_road1998
Centro Storico
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to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria
Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high
quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch
expedition into a royal experience. Head to the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$59
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Dei Mercanti 17, 20123 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Centro Storico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Storico
  • Phone Number: +39 02 805 2198
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