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Ristorante Canossa

Via Roma 37, 42121, Reggio Emilia, Italy
+39 0522 454196
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“bollito” (7 reviews)
“tongue” (3 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
Via Roma 37, 42121, Reggio Emilia, Italy
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful locally sourced ingredients, fantastic service, terrific ambiance and a fair price. Had a fantastic meal with my colleague. Great wine selection with good variety and price points. Really enjoyed this tucked away gem.

Thank Irma J
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We found this on TripAdvisor and has to try the boiled meat. We walked in early and the waiter led us to a table in an empty room. His English seemed limited but we worked through it. He was a true gentleman. After we ordered...More

Thank Brad G
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Interesting to find several negative reviews complaining about the service as I thought our waiter and the rest of the restaurant staff were very friendly and warm. Our waiter explained the menu to us, but unfortunately neither my husband nor myself understood any Italian. That...More

Thank Jade G
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Very good service and the restaurant offered a more traditional Italian menu. Their selection of meat served with mashed potato and pickled vegetables was a explosion of flavors.

Thank JeEvSaTi
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The Canossa restaurant in Reggio is an institution which keeps alive the traditional dining ambience of the city. The menu is moderately priced for what is offered, but it is not aimed at people who want a quick, no-frills meal. The menu offers a wide...More

Thank lananarry
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We went for lunch which, in our case, was a full meal, house made pasta followed by a variety of local meats done to a tee. Very tasty, served from a trolly where you can pick the meat, see it carved in front of you...More

Thank UKTurkeyTrotter
Reviewed 17 February 2017

If you want to eat true home cooked Emilian food this is the place for you. The restaurant is warm and inviting in winter and their pasta delicious. For the meat eaters there is the roadt meat trolley and the boiled meat trolley. Probably need...More

Thank 319jennyt
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Place look like cold , no music you can hear just plate ... I have not been given a menu to choose my dish but the waiter suggest straight away all home made pasta selection and a trolley of boiled/roasted meat.... Simple but super good...More

Thank alexbar1977
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Canossa was recommended to us at our Air B and B. It did not disappoint. We were able to park in the lot across the street from the ristorante. We were a bit early for dinner ( they did not open until 7:30) so we...More

Thank 66Marla
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurants confirm the logic of: "never change a winning horse".......and it feels like they ve been running gloriously for decades!! Great local and tradional food......if you love the simple and well prepared stuff. Dont miss out the "bolliti" trolley, from which you can choose...More

Thank Giacomo P
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1 August 2016|
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Response from koggers | Reviewed this property |
I am pretty sure you can as this restaurant is closed on wednesday. Hope you' ll enjoy the place. It is simple, but so real! 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 33 - USD 131
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
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 Roma 37, 42121, Reggio Emilia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Reggio Emilia  >  Reggio Emilia
  • Phone Number: +39 0522 454196
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