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Restaurant Il Desco


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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US$102 - US$159
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, International, Fusion
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While casually walking through Verona my girlfriend and I decided to eat at Il Desco, as it was featured in many articles as one of the top restaurants in Italy. As soon as we entered, we got weird looks from the staff (probably because we...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

We loved our dinner here. Absolutely stunning food and great staff. We had a la carte and both, seafood and meat were excellent! We can only recommend this restaurant!

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank DocATL
Reviewed 2 December 2018

My notes at the time (July 19, 2018): "Wines: Pannier Champagne and then 2014 Monte Dell’ Ora Valpolicella Camporenzo Classical Suporiore. 2 amuse bouche, one featuring cucumber foam, the other tomato based. Then ‘Cocotte’ mountain egg. Then a wonderful Spaghetti with acid mountain butter, summer...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank FoodieAngelino
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We had a superb meal & were wonderfully attended to by the staff. We had the taster menu & each course was a sensation, and although the sweetbreads were an experience I personally wouldn’t repeat & one my girlfriend couldn’t get over, this is our...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank johnpC1157TL
Reviewed 19 September 2018

It's a fascinating entrance hall and dining room with a somewhat hushed 'Michelin Star' ambience where people tend to talk in whispers. We had the tasting menu and shared a wine flight. Courses I particularly loved - amuse bouche 'test tube' drink and pizza biscuit;...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Janetyjanet
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

This long established restaurant in the heart of Verona has an amazing à la carte menu, but we went for their special tasting menu and didn’t regret. In some restaurants, service between tasting dishes takes a long time and it seems that your meal would...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 551sergeis
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We visited as special occasions with our 3 adult sons and had booked months before to secure a table. The food did not disappoint and delighted us all with exquisite taste, flavour and theatre and style. What let this place down was a stern self...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank caroncampbell
Reviewed 27 August 2018

As you walk through the door you notice the place has a special feel about it. It is a modern restaurant with excellent service and incredible food. We decided to go for the tasting menu, the full works. To my mind it is the test...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mike C
Reviewed 23 August 2018

This critique is of Il Desco restaurnt in Verona, Italy.   In July of this year, we were in Verona to attend the opera festival and had made reservations (from the US) for lunch at Il Desco .   During our stay we received word from home...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank luvspain69
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The atmosphere is wonderful in this restaurant. The service is impeccable. The menu is outstanding. Yes - it may be a bit more expensive than your regular place but it is worth the money. Those people go the extra mile. The cooking is highly innovative...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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