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Il Delfino

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Via Scrivia 5, 20139 Milan, Italy
+39 02 569 2492
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
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London, Canada
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576 reviews
422 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a family run place where they lavish attention on guests. There were clearly a lot of locals, and it's a bit off the beaten path, so not many tourists. They have only one English language menu, a sign that they're not really a tourist spot, but that was just fine. We actually ended up letting the guy to... More 

Thank morl8tr
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

The staff here are so friendly and warm and really made an effort to communicate with my partner and I despite the fact that we cannot speak Italian. The food was absolutely delicious and brilliant value for money. The restaurant is in a good location and has a very nice atmosphere. I would definitely recommend this restaurant!

Thank Grace C
Market Deeping, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived at around 19:30 and were the first people to visit that evening, but it soon got a little busier. The layout of the restaurant is lovely and we knew it was the place for us once we saw the wood fire pizza oven. We were given complimentary, and delicious, warmed bread dough with oil and breadsticks. Our mains... More 

1 Thank calliepufcmoss
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Il Delfino is one of my local restaurants and i have to say a serious place to eat. Well priced, great personal service and fantastic food. Personally i love the steaks here... always well cooked. Lovely people, clean restaurant and easily obtains a 5 for me! I will keep coming back :)

Thank Stuart R
Milan, Italy
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102 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Today the restaurant was beautiful with the blue skies outside, and the fresh seafood pasta was spectacular. My husband has been coming to this restaurant since 1987. As we spoke to the family-run owners, they have perfected the calm-tranquil lunch. This was a very lovely place for "pranzo". It is quietly tucked into a courtyard and does not take "lunch... More 

Thank Ella J
Utrecht, The Netherlands
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

We had the tagliatelle with mushrooms and porcini, which was very good. The main course was steak fiorentina and even though this restaurant is known for its fish, this steak was very good too. We finished with tiramisu, delightful. Service was very nice and quick.

Thank lottehoof
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Family owned cozy and nice place, the food is really good, the service is fast and prices are honest. I particularly liked the starters and green gnocchi.

Thank Eugenio N
Riga, Latvia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015

We went there for great sea food and fish! We ordered appetiser for 2 people and it was huge even for us 4! Fantastic selection of different kind fish and sea food mix, each prepared in different manner. For second corse I choose sea bas with artichokes - again amazing! Portions were huge, the food was fresh and prepared beautifuly!... More 

Thank aeva2015
Minneapolis, MN
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2015 via mobile

Have family living in Milan and this is the place all locals know as the best for seafood in the city. They know the owners for years and never ask to see the menu but trust the owner to bring the freshest and best. If you want the best seafood in Milan this is the place to go. PS: Funny... More 

2 Thank Santastico
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94 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2014

Went with my daughtehrs for dinner based on the reviews. The service was very slow and we constantly had to chase the waiters. The pasta was Ok, but than half an hour after we waited for the meat they realised they don't have that dish left, had to replace to something else they recomend which was horrible

Thank Ran O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Scrivia 5, 20139 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan
  • Phone Number: +39 02 569 2492

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?