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Trattoria Il Cucco

Via Voltacasotto 3, 44100, Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 193 0676
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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, 44100, Ferrara, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a day trip to Ferrara from Bologna we were taken to this restaurant by Italian friends to experience some local specialities. We tried the cappellacci (a stuffed pasta - on the day there were two filling options and we tried both) and the salama...More

Thank Peter N
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

On our first night in Ferrara during Buskers’ Festival, we found this gem of a restaurant by chance and had a delicious meal. The menu is all in Italian and with great local food, totally delicious. We had the house red which was good too....More

Thank MegLustman
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - 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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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, 44100, Ferrara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara
  • Phone Number: +39 0532 193 0676
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