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Osteria dell'Oca

Via Trieste 10, 46100, Mantua, Italy
+39 0376 327171
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“polenta” (13 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
“antipasti” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Trieste 10, 46100, Mantua, Italy
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our meal here very much - especially the local cheese with apple mustard. Very tasty and different. The service was good and the prices very reasonable. Recomended.

1  Thank dockermaurice
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outstanding local cuisine that really takes dining in Italy to another level! I think every dish and the wine were perfect! The service and owners were kind and professional! A wonderful family restaurant. Don't forget to order the desserts!

Reviewed 3 December 2017

The food here is excellent. It showcases regional specialties. We booked ahead. Top dishes for us included the pumpkin ravioli (excellent with both the tomato and sausage as well as the sage and butter), donkey with polenta and rabbit with polenta. The wine was also...More

1  Thank Isobel M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Feels like a local restaurant, a bit away from the tourist track. Interesting dishes such as pasta with beans and other slightly unusual (for us) meat dishes. Cooking was very good. Worth trying for good local recipes and atmosphere.

1  Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This wasn’t on my original list but I’m glad I went. As others have commented, it offers all the local specialities. Quantities are not too big and I liked the small but well chosen wine list. I had a Cabernet from Lake Garda which was...More

Thank gleaves122
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This is the most fabulous osteria. The food is fresh, home made and is highly representative of Mantova cuisine. It's not a large cafe and fills quickly. Booking is essential. They are closed Sunday and Tuesday. A gem of a place. All staff are extremely...More

2  Thank Suzanne P
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We trust her lunch here and it is a great place ! it is very good also for families we have two little kids and their they're very nice and friendly and have all facilities including for changing diapers ! the pasta is truly amazing...More

1  Thank Markus L
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Alessandro at Casa Poli (our hotel) recommended this restaurant. The very essence of home style cooking. Rustic and wonderful. We got there early, and the place filled up quickly. I dove in and tried donkey. It was delicious. Nice couple runs the show.

1  Thank beckymello
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We wandered in for Sunday lunch. The restaurant is charming and simple and was full of big families enjoying themselves. Service is friendly, the food is local and we were well-looked after. The sausage risotto was particularly delicious

Thank pointissima
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We had dinner here and were perfectly happy with it, although I would not say that it was amazing. We shared the mixed ham/salami starter which came with the most enormous slab of molten polenta. We then had the pumpkin pasta which I thought was...More

1  Thank SouthgateFamily
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$31 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Trieste 10, 46100, Mantua, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Mantua  >  Mantua
  • Phone Number: +39 0376 327171
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