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La Cucina del Petrarca

Via Scalette 1, 35032 Arqua Petrarca, Italy
+39 389 000 5210
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
2 weeks ago
13 Jan 2016
Closed Now
All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Via Scalette 1, 35032 Arqua Petrarca, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a place - the homemade pasta, barbeque from heaven, the beer in a champagne bottle, service impeccapble, all great! We were advised by our local expert to visit the place - and we are so happy we did. It is a short walk (about...More

Thank Oleus
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Location top, easy for parking. Cozy and warm atmosphere, even who is not a meat lover will love to try it, or else so many beautiful alternatives. Great wine carte and kind and tailored service. You really feel taken care.

Thank bababaDubai
Reviewed 27 October 2015

The location of this restaurant is one of it's beauties, the owner and his staff were amazing and the food was right from the farm and exquisite. Looking forward to coming back soon.

Thank RentParisNow
Reviewed 8 October 2015

The evening had an auspicious start when we arrived at this restaurant we were met by the owner who scowled at us and gave no reply to our greeting. However, we were shown to a table and a very delightful waitress (who spoke some English)...More

Thank Vicenza2014
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

30 mins to receive the menu and 10 minutes more to taste the warm sparkling wine. This restaurant is highly recommended-I will give you my view if I don't pass away waiting for my meal. Well the starters finally arrived and we all enjoyed it....More

Thank WKT02
Reviewed 10 June 2015

The place looked great, with possibility of dining outside under the trees. Service was excellent, and the food incredibly tasty. I really enjoyed the background music, too (Eric Clapton)

Thank 007Yv0nne
Reviewed 19 May 2015

We came to this restaurant because of it famous bbq platter, but the owner said there had not been enough reservations to fire up the grill (didnt tell us this when we call). Another table had a mixed grill, so we ordered that There was...More

Thank donnajendlin
Reviewed 9 June 2014

I was there few times during my holiday in Italy, was great restaurant with great food, I did not eat pork then the owner very help full to male special meal for me, even he is looking for very special troufle mushroom because at that...More

Thank Traveller-Jepara
Reviewed 5 September 2013

I had known the co-owner for the last 30 years, well before he decided to open with a friend the restaurant "La Cucina di Petrarca", and each time I was his guest at his house, I was always impressed by his passion for cooking, food...More

Thank F G
Reviewed 23 May 2013

We arrived at the restaurant in a violent thunderstorm. When we entered the restaurant, it was warm, a fire going in the cooking area, and soft lighting throughout. Everything about our visit was very good: the welcome and service, the food, the wine and the...More

1  Thank carole l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Scalette 1, 35032 Arqua Petrarca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Padua  >  Arqua Petrarca
  • Phone Number: +39 389 000 5210
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