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Trattoria Due Cavallini

Via Salnitro 5, 46100, Mantua, Italy
+39 0376 322084
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“donner meat” (2 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
“polenta” (3 reviews)
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Via Salnitro 5, 46100, Mantua, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best meals I have had in a long time. The coppa was outstanding and the tortellini di zucca were so delicious I wanted to another plate. One in our group had pasta with stracotta sauce and it was so flavorful...More

Thank Adam L
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We took a taxi to this old fashioned restaurant on a cold night...there were no tourists or at least only Italian ones. An Italian friend ordered the famous local dish tortelli di zucca (pasta stuffed with sweet pumpkin). Too sweet for me as a first...More

Thank joanna5463
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Out of the touristic route and traditional for mantovani. They make the stracotto with his true ingredient: donkey meat. Is not a big deal I think, meat is meat, and is very tasty with a more stronger taste than beef. The macaroni is the deal,...More

Thank Vin_cius_D2013
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Recommended by our hotel, this little back-street Trattoria is typical of what one has come to expect in Italy: friendly and welcoming staff, local style dishes, fresh food and quality ingredients, and good inexpensive wines.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed at 2 Cavallini for a business dinner and we found this place surprising good and nice .. I suggest to try the ravioli stuffed with pumpkin..the service was nice and friendly with a good wine list and nice prices!

Thank FPpalocco
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

great place, great tasty food, fantastic appetizers, good wine, friendly service. I would highly recommend

Thank olix
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We went to this restaurant due to the recommendation of a hotel person, it was between 2:00 and 2:30 pm and there was only one table with customers, service was slow and not very professional, we ordered pasta, and soup the dishes did not have...More

Thank Cgomez13
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This was recommended by our AirBnB host. We had a lunch and a dinner here and alarmed them by arriving before 8 pm. They have a courtyard covered with wisteria as well as room inside. The food is rich and it's easy to over order...More

Thank gardener707
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The owners of La Cervetta B&B, where we were staying, recommended this place as a great place for local specialties and even drove us over here! They gave us a list of the local area special foods that we should try and that is what...More

Thank TravellingJan
Reviewed 25 March 2016

The restaurant is family run and has a pleasant local atmosphere. The food is quite plain but the flavours are dense. The dessert was a delicious ricotta and hazelnut torte.

2  Thank Sallylancaster
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Salnitro 5, 46100, Mantua, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Mantua  >  Mantua
  • Phone Number: +39 0376 322084
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