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Cracco

#243 of 6,569 Restaurants in Milan
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Centro Storico
As featured in Gastronomic Milan!
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Via Victor Hugo 4, 20123 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8767 7444
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07:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 07:30 - 23:00
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Sweden
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dining at this restaurant was definitely an experience! Atmosphere: Great atmosphere at the restaurant. The only thing I would have preferred is some soft background music. For me the noise from other diners in the dining room was distracting. Staff: The staff are extremely attentive. They ensured we were ok throughout the evening. They were knowledgeable about the food and... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the tasting menu with wine pairing. Some plates were just wonderful, some others were disappointing. On top, they forgot to serve one of the wines... All in all, a bit disappointing for a 2* restaurant.

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Thank annepfeis
New York
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

One gets the sense that Cracco is a terrific cook who is trying to hard. The various amuses bouches are terrific (the caramelized russian salad will probably evoke divided opinions, but it's fun to try), but some of the pairing just seem off. A lovely partridge salad would, for instance, have been much better off without vanilla sauce; the spaghetti... More 

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Thank Achillea
Hong Kong, China
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The experience was amazing. Very glad to have met Cracco in person as well - he was very friendly. Perfect place to go for a special occasion (I went with my boyfriend for our anniversary celebration). Would love to go back!

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Thank Amelia C
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Nice surrounding, they organize great events in different time. I have had comfortable feels and i just recommend to visit there to take a look.

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Thank stevehamori
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Let me start off by saying that people who have complained about dishes tasting "terrible" and "weird" didn't understand what they were signing up for. Please do not go to Cracco expecting Italian home cooking, nor misunderstand a restaurant that has Michelin stars with one that's going to push out dishes that are going to cater to every palate. You... More 

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Thank Mitra T
Paris, France
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I've been recommended this restaurant by very close friends! Very good if you are looking for an elegant dinner exploring flavours of Italy. Price is aligned with quality of food and wine

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Limassol, Cyprus
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 February 2017

the tasting menu of 15 dishes was completely bad, too sweet meal for my taste, service not but, not worth the cost. The dessert was very ordinary and suitable for coffee not for dinner, poor plates decoration

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Madrid
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Maybe it is because I am from Spain and I am "spoiled" in this sense, but I am not used to eat such a bad food in a Michelin starred restaurant. For me such star is an enormous mistake. The starters are ridiculous and they taste bad. The sweet "insalata russa" is awful and the rest of dishes do not... More 

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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

It was the most disappointing experience in Milan. Actuality in whole Italy. I cannot believe this restaurant was so difficult to book. The ambience was so plain and dry. The waiters were not so well trained. They tried to take my dish even before I had a few bites. Most strangely the waiter tasted our wine before he served... Am... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$143
Cuisine
Italian, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 23:00
Saturday
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Victor Hugo 4, 20123 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Centro Storico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Storico
  • Phone Number: +39 02 8767 7444

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Centro Storico

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Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds 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 rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the view of the animated square with a panorama of the Duomo. The Corso Vittorio Emanuele II is the street for high-end shopping. Brands of all kinds and street artists attract the attention of all visitors; while at Via Santa Radegonda 16, Luini Panzerotti is a much appreciated street food shop providing unimaginable culinary experiences. If shopping takes its toll on you, consider visiting Castello Sforzesco, a 15th century castle housing several museums. Those looking to relax can go to Parco Sempione, where nature provides respite from the energy of this dynamic and international city.
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