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Piazza Generale Orlandi 2 | Castellaro Lagusello, 46040, Monzambano, Italy
+39 0376 88901
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Great quintessential Italian provincial restaurant and experience. Always packed with locals (I think!)

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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Great restaurant owned by local family. The hospitality is great, the food is tasty and the courses are generous Local singer had contributed to the very pleasant atmosphere. The staff speaks good English

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Thank Erez H
Malaga, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

This place was packed when we arrived, which is always a good sign. An Italian friend recommended it to me and we all loved it. It was one of the best meals we had in Italy. The food is amazing and you can go beyond pasta and pizza and try new stuff as donkey meat or river fish. Everything was... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

The restaurant has some charm, especially when the owner starts to play the keyboards and sing, but the food was quite poor

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Thank Youval F
Budapest, Hungary
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

On our family holiday in the village we visited the place for dinner 3 times - and with very good reason! The food is delicious, the athmosphere at the bottom of a 14th century castle and in a 100 years old courtyard is really enchanting, the service is professional and friendly at the same time. I see that there are... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

To be honest is was one if the worst places in the area. Nobody speaks English. When we were sitting outside there was many mosquitos bitting our children. We wanted to go inside but it was not welcomed to change the table. Finally there came waitress and she sprayed some chemical just above our heads. We could not stand the... More 

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Zabbar, Malta
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2015

Ambiance - Welcoming and comfortable Service - Friendly, efficient and very enjoyable atmosphere Food - a vast selection on menu, good quality and presentation Prices - Reasonable I definitely would recommend this restaurant for its friendly atmosphere and very good food.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2013

Best restaurant in the village...had dinner there for two nights.... owner is in charge of the entertainment and good at it, mostly local familiies, great food, great wine. Have some very good memories about this...

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Marple, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2012

During over two years living in Italy, this was by far the best place I visited (and I visited many places). This restaurant has been around for over 100 years, and in a village of 600 people, it regularly serves over 1000 people during a weekend. Its no surprise when you visit.The food is about as traditional Italian as you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Generale Orlandi 2 | Castellaro Lagusello, 46040, Monzambano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Mantua  >  Monzambano
  • Phone Number: +39 0376 88901

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