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Trattoria Il Cucco

Via Voltacasotto 3, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 760026
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good50%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“prosciutto” (2 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean
Via Voltacasotto 3, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We had read reviews on this restaurant and it was worth walking the extra kilometre to reach it. So good in fact we went the following evening! Pasta dishes which were wonderful with pork ribs and pork cheeks as the house specials. Lovely!! AND good...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Well, we never got to the menu. We have mutual friends - so we got to experience what was fresh, local and in season. Asparagus, pasta so light, prosciutto, cheese, the best homemade piadina bread, and veal so tender no knife was needed. This was...More

Thank CWA810
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

This comfy neighbourhood place is a bit off the beaten path but serves up satisfying home cooking. The buratta and tomatoes are a great starter (add a bit of fresk crackex black pelper). The macheroni with pumpkin and proscuitto was also soul food, enough to...More

Thank SingaporeGaribaldi
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We had two courses and I think the steak I had was the best I'd ever eaten. It was not rare as I would normally have it but the knife just had to look at it and it fell apart. Pasta was great too. Very...More

Thank Pickering1955
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We have visited many restaurants during our holiday, looked in every city for the best places to eat, and this was surely on of the best. Our waiter was incredible friendly, the atmosphere outside on the terrace is fenomenal and both our starters and main...More

Thank karel d
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We arrived here following the advice of Alan form the Osteria Da nello in Vinaio. We reccomend to reserve in advance In Il Cucco there is a nice terrace in the garden where we had a very nice dinner with good cheeses, grilled vegetables, capellacci...More

Thank Montse A
Reviewed 13 June 2015

This restaurant has a vine covered garden which is just perfect for a meal on a warm summer evening (but closed on Wednesdays). The service is excellent and the food delicious - e.g. very tender steak with a particularly tasty port wine sauce. We went...More

Thank Roy45
Reviewed 24 May 2015

We were here as a group and so we had a set meal including house wine which was not on the published menu. That said, if I am here again I would return to sample the menu as there were some interesting things on it...More

Thank Wendy119186363
Reviewed 14 March 2015

We were here on a Friday evening. As opposed to the other restaurants in Ferrara, we were glad to find this one free with few occupied tables, while it represented a concern at the same time. It's easy to find this if you have the...More

Thank Andrei Alexandr... E
Reviewed 24 April 2014

We wanted a special meal and found it here. The restaurant is hidden away in a narrow street in the old part of town. It's a lovely, welcoming old building with a nice ambience. The staff were helpful although we got off to a bad...More

Thank AlanF954
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Voltacasotto 3, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara
  • Phone Number: +39 0532 760026
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