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El Barbapedana

Corso Cristoforo Colombo 7, 20144 Milan, Italy
+39 02 832 1732
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“risotto” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Corso Cristoforo Colombo 7, 20144 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not the first time that we go here for lunch with the office team. Very cosy and small restaurant with only 6 tables. Typical cuisine from Lombardy with everyday few dishes to select: nice risottos, nice soups, nice pasta dishes as well as meat and...More

Thank camo81
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We were excited to eat here since it has great reviews but this was more disappointing than good. The owner was arrogant and even insulting from time to time. The food was too salted and the risotto, which they are famous for, was not that...More

Thank Emelie D
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Small, difficult to find, few tables, quite close to one another - but the music gives you the privacy you want. The owner is a character, with a strong personality, and very strong opinions on wines - of which he knows a lot. You will...More

Thank Lucio F
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant specialising in Milanese cuisine. Not easy to find unless you know it is there, but amazing selection of food and wines in a small setting. Book table to avoid disappointment. I always let Angelo, the owner, choose what I will eat for me,...More

Thank Guido R
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We came over Trip Advisior. First time in Milano. Foods and house wine first class. Price for Milano fair. We recomend.

Thank andrej k
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Difficult to find if you are not specifically looking for it, and the small size might be misleading. All meals are prepared to order and the quality is outstanding, specializing in typical Milanese recipes, some available only 'in-season'. Incredible wine selection. Could not fault it.

Thank Guido R
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We found this place through trip advisor, we luckily made a reservation and by 8ish the place was full. My dad and I both struggled to decide what to have because everything sounded so good. We had the asparagus pie and the sausage dish to...More

Thank ilovepeas111
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This is a very popular restaurant, if you're lucky you'll get a table for lunch. Simple menu- choose between a few pasta dishes. Decent prices and nice food. Recommend!

Thank Madelene W
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Very nice cozy feel restaurant in the Canal district(Navigli). Nice wine selection, good value. Tasty pasta and free wifi. Low prices. What's not to like?

Thank Bruce4fun
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Good small menu. Restaurant itself is also small. Reservations are recommended. English doesn't really work at this place, but you'll be fine with anything here. A little gem.

Thank J R
The Navigli is part of historic Milan. In the ancient
days, the entire city was linked with canals, similar
to Venice. Today, most of the canals are gone, but the
Navigli remains a canal-based neighborhood. There are
two major canals: Naviglio Pavese and Naviglio Grande.
The Naviglio Grande's bridges greet visitors at dusk
with an amazing view. The Navigli district specializes
in clubs, cafes, and vintage shops. Lifestyle reigns
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Cristoforo Colombo 7, 20144 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Navigli
  • Neighbourhood: Navigli
  • Phone Number: +39 02 832 1732
  • E-mail
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