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Hostaria Carducci

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Via Canalino 73, 41121, Modena, Italy
+39 059 245357
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
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Corbeil-Essonnes, France
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Romantique, home-made food, welcoming... Perfect evening! We ate the ham, paster and balsimico porc. Everything was great.

Thank Elisa C
Austin, Texas
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213 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We had visited Carducci five years ago and it was great. On our return we made reservations and six of us went. We had great food (pumpkin pasta) and many other dishes all excellent. It is a great place to have dinner in Modena.

Thank Talon38
Rijswijk, The Netherlands
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88 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

You should try this place! We had dinner twice. First time: braised porkcheeks in balsamico ( really good!) and porkmedallions in Lambrusco sauce ( local sparkling wine). The latter a little bit dry, but still very nice. Second night: She had papardelle with hare and mushroomsauce, very good. I had gnocchi with grappa-truffelsauce. The gnocchi was great but the sauce...... More 

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Cervo, Italia
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515 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

A small venue in the historical centre of this world heritage site offering honest traditional fare, even some flight of fancy, in essential, monastic settings - no nonsense décor - polite and timely service, a kind chef who explains the various ingredients and procedures. We tried the parmesan gnocchi in truffle sauce (delicious), the smoked turkey and mushroom salad (very... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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133 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Arrived at Carducci's on a quiet Sunday evening and had a super meal for the family. Great meat platter of anti-pasti for sharing, an asparagus lasagne and tortellini in broth and really good steaks with 2 bottles of wine and coffee (€1.50). Meal for 4 cost €130 - very good value for very high standard of food. Home produced, local... More 

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Santa Fe, NM
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Forget the appearance, which is simple and functional. The pasta is a homemade and done to perfection. A 3-year proscuitto couldn't be better. And the tortellini in brodo alone worth a trip to Modena - perfection. Service was excellent and English spoken. Very fair prices, especially given the quality of the food.

Thank NewMexicans_10
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Had lunch today there, food was okay. Nothing fancy, maybe i expected more from the place since someone said " One of the best meals I've had in Italy ”. A little expensive as well, 40e for a bottle of water, 2 starter and one cheese plate. Do not recommend. No wifi

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

Saved by the rain and by the cook, we had a small lunch of traditional pasta dishes. Nice service and decent prices.

Thank DaKe72
Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is a modest, unassuming place - not grand or stylish, but welcoming, informal, no fuss, run by someone who knows what he's doing and enjoys having appreciative customers. Interesting, locally-based menu - worth taking his advice on what to choose. Prices very reasonable, and on our second visit the bill included the discount which we had been offered and... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Thank you tripadvisor for tipping me off about this restaurant. I'd never have found it on my own and I'm so glad I did. This is a charming little restaurant that would be easy to miss. It has a charming decor inside and a small number of tables but it's not that busy which was nice. Italy sets a high... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$43
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Canalino 73, 41121, Modena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Modena  >  Modena
  • Phone Number: +39 059 245357
The Hostaria Carducci is certainly a point of reference for the kitchen Modenese ; eat us means finding homemade tastes than once , it means savor the genuine tradition and typical of our local Modenese cuisine. All produced by hot bread , fresh pasta .

Why Carducci ? Carducci , a great writer , he personally went into our restaurant. Documents , letters and photos , in recalling its passage .

Defined "workshop historical".

Our family recreates a friendly environment for all types of customers : from couples , to the individual to work, to friends , of course also including the families .

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?