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US$36 - US$73
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Reviewed 11 February 2020

Amazing experience, one of the best restaurants I tried, everything was just perfect. I had a lunch. High level, price slightly over average, absolutely fair for what you get. Booking recommended in the evening. For sure I will go back. Parking: didn’t see a private...parking, found a place in the front street Ambience: Excellent, warm, elegant, suitable for business or romantic dinner Food quality: Excellent Food quantity: Excellent Food presentation: Excellent Time waited for order/food: Excellent Cleanliness: Excellent Service: Excellent Kids entertainement: seems not available Bathroom: not used Price: over average, but fair for this excellenceMore

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I am very happy to share my opinion about this family restaurant. Compliments to the all team for the great hospitality, high quality of food, wine and recommendations!!! Special thanks to Flavia for being so kind and helpful, to let us know about the philosophy...of this wonderful place! Keep you passion and be strong! Victor, Giovanni and SlaviMore

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Because the restaurant was full on Saturday night we booked on Sunday night, but to our surprise this was a rather quiet evening. However, we were not sorry we went. The weather was not good enough to sit outside, but the view from the hill...top, just in front of the restaurant, is lovely, you see all the lights of Vicenza. The owner and staff are very friendly and he speaks English very well. The interior is stylish. We chose an antipasti to share and that was no problem at all. We were each given a plate. The main courses were good. And the dessert was delicious, warm fondant chocolate soufflé with ice cream and a coulis of red fruit. Do recommend this restaurant.More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I had one of the best meals here at Al Cavallino. The restaurant is near the lookout next to the post office building. The view from there is spectacular. You cannot see the view from the restaurant but the lookout is opposite side of the...square where the restaurant is located. I had to wait for 30 minutes because I did not call ahead and trusted the hours stated in the English website. I was glad that I did not leave like the German speaking 4 people who left 10 minutes to 7:30 PM. I ordered the rabbit, grilled veggies, and a glass of local wine. Because the rabbit would take 25 minutes to cook, the wait staff (I believe he owns the restaurant) offered me free appetizer (prosciutto with creamy mozzarella cheese - yummy) while wait. Rabbit fell off the bones, and I could tell the freshness and quality of vegetables. Wine was recommended by the wait staff to match the rabbit - perfect. If I did not need to wait, I would have rated 5. I would be very happy if my mate brings me here. It is romantic.More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

It was amazing dinner with my hubby. Delicious food and vine, beautiful view and outstanding service. Can't wait to visit it next time and try all dishes. Grazie per servizio impeccabile! Avete fatto la serata indimenticabile. Veramente. Torniamo ancora sicuramente.

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The food was outstanding. The seasonal vegetable was presented several different ways and each was delicious. Waitstaff was very attentive, wonderful service.

Date of visit: January 2017
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I love this place, located in a nice little village on top of a hill. Beautiful view, ancient and well kept buildings. Owner is exquisitely kind. Ambiance is warm, cozy and elegant at the same time, without overdoing it. Food is made to order so...take into account a short wait. Great wine cellar (great red and white wines are produced in this North-Western part of Italy). I had polenta in a bed of melted Asiago cheese and porcini. Sublime. Nirvana reached with fresh made bigoli (homemade fresh pasta typical of Veneto region) with porcini mushrooms and duck ragout. Strongly recommended if you happen to be in this area. Prices adequate to quality. Love you little horse (Cavallino's meaning).More

Date of visit: January 2017
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

My wife and I have been there several times. Our favorite appetizer are the sardines with sweet onion cream, the thinly sliced octopus and the tuna tartare. All the pastasare excellent however the Strozzapreti pasta with prawns, clams, mussels and tomatoes is our favorite. Another...great choice the linguine pasta with Scallops, cherry tomatoes and avocado. For the main course we recommend the grilled t-bone steak and the rabbit. Their desserts are ALL delicious.More

Date of visit: November 2014
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Reviewed 31 May 2015

This place is classy and the food is original and delicious. Different than the usual Italian fare, but still similarities to make it Italian. The waiter/owner was very friendly, spoke awesome English, and told us a little about the dishes we were ordering. They work...hard here, are very busy, and popular.More

Date of visit: August 2014
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

I visit Al Cavallino every time I return to Italy. The service is professional; the food is great and the wine divine. We took my mom here for her birthday. I have to say my teen daughters had a hard time to choose something to...eat but at the end they were very satisfied. Don’t go there before 7pm, they would not give you even water…Italians eat late and that’s a fact. We had a reservation for 7.30pm but arrived at 7.10pm, there was nobody there, and we were seated but warned that someone will be with us at 7.30pm! Oh well, different country different customs. My favorite dishes are the “Truffle tagliatelle” and “tagliata” which is beef filet cooked on charcoals that melts in your mouth.More

Date of visit: June 2014
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Adacho
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Dear Adacho, we usually don't need reservation but if you want to be sure to find some free place it's always better to reserveor at least advise with a phone call. Kind Regards, Marco Polo
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  • Trattoria "Al Cavallino" is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5