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Cusina e Butega

Corso Porta Reno, 28, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 209174
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cold cuts” (10 reviews)
“pasta” (27 reviews)
“baccala” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Corso Porta Reno, 28, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

this is a very busy place relying on the footfall from the nearby city centre, not interested in repeat customers. As a result waiters are inattentive, till staff rude and wrong. If you can walk a little farther from the very centre you can get...More

Thank Avenger V
Eleonora M, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Cusina e Butega, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Avenger V, We are sorry about your experience. We usually take care of each one of our customers, in such a way they can come back to visit us, in fact, we have a lot of regular customers. Regarding our prices, we have not...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Five of us went for dinner on Sunday evening, and sure enough, the place was full of mainly locals. When you enter the front door, you are greeted by displays of hanging legs of prosciutto, cabinets of cheeses, and shelves of wine. The menu is...More

Thank Trevor R
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

It is one the best restaurants in Ferrara and very close to the historical area. Specially in Monday nights, this place one of few places which serve food with a good quality, very kind, friendly and polite staff, and perfect foods.

Thank soheilsari
Eleonora M, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Cusina e Butega, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear soheilsari, Thank you for your review and for choosing Cusina and Butega to know the cooking tradition of Ferrara. We are happy that you enjoyed our service. We hope to see you again on your next visit to Ferrara. Best regards.

Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We ate soooo well here, we could barely walk away. We began with various cured meats, really tasty. Then we had the pumpkin ravioli with ragout, the ferrarese pasticcio (sweet and savoury), to finish with salamella with mashed potatoes. Really nothing to complain, staff was...More

Thank Romangirl79
Reviewed 1 February 2018

We stopped in for lunch and found it bustling. Fascinating to see the plates of cheese and meats/salumi served up. Wait staff was very friendly and helpful to our small bumbling group. Our only wish was to have ordered a plate with even more varieties...More

Thank GlobalGeckos
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

I was there with many friends and we had a good time. Despite the fact I am vegan and there is no many option for me , I found the personnel very smiling and helpful . Everybody was happy with his meal, wine was god,...More

Thank 228emelinem
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

I love Ferrara, and we have enjoyed many visits. This restaurant was always friendly but something has changed...Rude! We asked for a table, no reservation, so we totally understand if there is no room (I’ve owned restaurants, I know), however, the guy at the cash...More

1  Thank deborah s
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Upon entering this lovely restaurant/store, we were greeted and seated promptly. The waitress spoke some english and we were able to get an english menu. The service was above average by Italian standards; however, the food was disappointingly average. I had the veal alla Bolognese,...More

Thank ucfhoney
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We ate here twice and absolutely loved it. A great menu with delicious food. The cold meats and cheeses were excellent as were the pasta dishes. Good service and great value local wine by the carafe, also full of locals. Our favorite.More

Thank carmellasoprano
Eleonora M, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Cusina e Butega, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Dear carmellasoprano, Thank you so much for your review! We always do our best to ensure maximum efficiency, professionalism and quality. It's an honor to know that you've chosen us more than once and we're glad you enjoyed our specialties. Hope to see you again!...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We have been in Ferrara for a couple of days for Festival Internazionale and ate here 5 times! (3 dinners and 2 lunches). While arriving in Ferrara, we thought about eating at different places for every meal; but then, why going somewhere else when everything...More

Thank Gandolfa
Eleonora M, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Cusina e Butega, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Gandolfa, Thank you so much for the warm appreciation, honoring us that you have been our guests several times in few days, our customers' satisfaction and confidence are our success. We hope to see you again! Best regards

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Porta Reno, 28, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara
  • Phone Number: +39 0532 209174
  • E-mail
Ampia sala ristorante con esposizione di prodotti tipici ferraresi di alta qualità, con possibilità di degustazione e acquisto. Sala business usufruibile per incontri aziendali. Sala bimbi con giochi, intrattenimento e animazione. Pet friendly.
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