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Osteria del Ghetto

Via Vittoria 26, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 764936
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tortellini” (5 reviews)
“cappelletti” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Vittoria 26, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We'd read good reviews of this restaurant, and we weren't disappointed. We had an excellent selection of dishes to choose from, and the owner/hostess was extremely friendly, helpful and chatty. We all enjoyed the local dishes that we ordered and would recommend this restaurant to...More

Thank josephine2
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This is slightly off the beaten track in the mediaeval/ghetto area. We liked the look of the menu and chose to sit outside in the cobbled street. The indoor seating is on the first floor, do not be put off by the ground floor which...More

Thank Clamshell-Worthing
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We loved this place. Try the fried anchovies for a generous starter. This was among the first offerings on their menu decades ago and we nearly ordered a second helping. The pumpkin cappelletti with sage and butter sauce was superb, while the spaghetti vongole was...More

Thank SingaporeGaribaldi
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Sought this place out in the Jewish Quarter. Very friendly family run establishment. As well as being able to eat the delicious local specialities here you can also try out dishes of Jewish extraction. Everything we ate was delicate and well cooked. Good value for...More

Thank scottes
Reviewed 26 April 2017

del Ghetto is a reasonable place to visit, in a beautiful old part of town, down one of the many narrow streets. It is particularly picturesque after dark, when the dim street lights are on. We identified ourselves in Italian and the fact that we...More

Thank nmhoosier
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Si vede che e un posto preferito nel quartiere.Homey, good fish and vegetarian dishes. Excellent service and comfortable for female business travelers.

Thank Caterina408
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

That's a nice place to go out and hangout with person you care about. It doesn't have a big room so it is not suggested for big groups but it is warm and nice for the ambient. Just the paintings are a bit awkward compared...More

Thank Markus D
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We were early for dinner here so it was almost empty on arrival. It seems to be a family run place which ensures that all have interest in making it work. The younger pair gave excellent service but the older lady is unfortunately becoming senile....More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I enjoyed my dinner here. The capelletti al brodo was delicious and I tried salamina da sugo, a Ferrara specialty. As the hostess warned us, it's an acquired taste. But when in Rome... The service in the restaurant was very "hit and miss". By and...More

Thank HaNosseah
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Nice, small place on a side street in Ferrera. There is street seating, quite nice, although we got their early and say upstairs. The food was good (we had pasta and especially liked the pumpkin ravioli in bolognese sauce), the service warm and friendly and...More

Thank wrldwonder
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 59
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vittoria 26, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara
  • Phone Number: +39 0532 764936
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