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Trattoria Ermes - CLOSED

Via Ganaceto 89, 41121, Modena, Italy
+39 059 238065
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Via Ganaceto 89, 41121, Modena, Italy
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Nice popular place. No pretensions but very funny, especially if you know a little bit of Modena which we have been here each year and enjoy every minute.

1  Thank hhoangkim
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

The Best of local traditional food,old spartan place,no reservation,be there and wait,two round at lunch closed evening and sundays.

Thank Robby22
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Recommended by a NYC friend lately from Modena, we arrived as advised sharply at noon; the place was already half full. We were seated at a table for four, with two strangers, who were locals and clearly there several times a week. If anyone tells...More

1  Thank Nefelokokigia
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I wouldn't advice tourists to go eat here! Or if you really want to go you better have no expectation. You have to like meat and be ready to eat whatever they have available. Eat everything because you will pay the same kind of fix...More

Thank Carmelina Z
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Like eating in your grandparents' . Delightful atmosphere , real Italian experience , fussy and happy customers and great owners . There is no menu , only what they have cooked for the day , surprise in a good way .

Thank dimitrapoulopoulou
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Excellent hand made food , good wine , best local kitchen food you can find in modena , surely worth every penny(which is not very expensive)... Long lines outside but its all about tradition after all isn't it? Enjoy and be sure to visit this...More

Thank Billy V
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

At Ermes you will get the most authentic Modena cuisine you can get outside of a private house. The menu rotates on a daily basis, and all the dishes are freshly made by the owner's wife. Beware of the long line outside and the grumpy...More

Thank AugustaBracknell
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Walking towards the Duomo we asked someone for a recommendation and they said that they eat at Ermes at least twice a month. A good start. When we arrived, Ermes welcomed us from behind the bar while his wife chatted to our baby. Having moved...More

Thank CastanoRoma
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Go there early because the lines of the people waiting to be fed by this unique guy Ermes (actually his wife who plays in the kitchen) are looooong.... I really appreciate the fact that the locals love this place, that Ermes is very humorous and...More

Thank njv9
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Went here with a friend during a road trip / food tour of Italy. The staff spoke no English but they had a piece of paper with the selection of food written down. Despite not speaking Italian the staff were ever so friendly and I...More

1  Thank 1984oc
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ganaceto 89, 41121, Modena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Modena  >  Modena
  • Phone Number: +39 059 238065
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