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Big Night Ristorante da Giovanni

Largo Castello 38, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 242367
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Largo Castello 38, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Well, i was looking for a nice place for a special event, it's well decorated, nice music and in front of the castle. Regarding the food, i am used to 4/5 stars and Michelin's restaurants and i have to say that it was not the...More

Thank David x
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The best service and food I experienced while in Ferrara. Diego the owner is very attentive and makes sure your dining experience is the best you can possibly have.

Thank ifaraba
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

It's a posh restaurant where details are well considered: waitress available all the time, nice soft music as undertone, sublime food ( I had black Angus filet with special spicy sauce and 4 cheese light sauce). Just made bread, elegant furniture and Color tones. Recommended...More

Thank Armando S
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Big Night "Da Giovanni" was en excellent choice for a traditional menu with the Ferrara flavours. We enjoyed the six courses and the recommended Nadél 2009. Next time, we will order a degustation menu to experience the creative side of the kitchen team, something which...More

Thank ToniK381
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This fantastic restaurant is worth every penny. I have been here many times and when the food, service and atmosphere are 5 stars, I will always will return. The food is really excellent. Seafood is great. Excellent local traditional dishes as well. The chef "Diego"...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Being in the Hotel Ferrara and pouring rain outside, we decided to stay locally. Very pleasant surprise! Nice place, good cuisine, very helpfull and friendly service, good local wines. Even the customers were very civilized. We recommend it.

Thank sanglier1942
Reviewed 18 April 2016

The meal was excellent, and wine recommendation excellent. Truly workmanship in every corner here. Be advised to make a visit, for a innovative and tasteful dinner.

Thank RocolocoFood
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Lovely position in small courtyard by the castle. The service was slow but friendly but we had to wait outside in the pouring rain for the restaurant to unlock the door at 8 pm. I had a red chicory starter that had only one piece...More

Thank LukePearce
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Whilst I thoroughly enjoyed my bison steak, my semi-vegetarian wife struggled to find something to eat and had to settle for a somewhat ordinary cappellacci with very thick pasta. The waitress also greeted my (poor) Italian with what I thought was going to be excellent...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 24 October 2015

The food was fantastic and the Chef Diego was superb as he did everything possible to make my group of doctors happy. In this restaurant you will find the best collection of whiskey and rum!! The food was so good that I will always consider...More

Thank Stephen C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$52 - US$64
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Castello 38, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara
  • Phone Number: +39 0532 242367
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