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A Summer Place

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Stazione Centrale
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Via Lazzaro Palazzi, 23, 20124 Milan, Italy
+39 02 2940 5454
18:00 - 23:30
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Karlstad, Sweden
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105 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2014

Even if the interior still is from the movie A Summer Place the restaurant has changed name but it's still easy to find. The food was excellent especially the Spaghetti Aglio. Very nice place and atmosphere and we'll return next time we're in Milan.

2 Thank MagnusA_
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2014

I don't know when this changed name from A Summer Place, but it must be a recent change. This restaurant seems to have changed name every couple of years. I hope the current incarnation lasts. We had wandered past, checking out the nearby Il Carpaccio for a return visit after a year away from the city and noticed that this... More 

1 Thank John_NE12
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2013 via mobile

After spending three nights in Rome this place was very good value, with great food and service to match. The portions were generous so we didn't make it to dessert. Would definitely return.

Thank RatnWres
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2013

Decent price and food but nothing special. If you want a quick bite to eat then this is worth a visit, but if your are looking for a culinary experience then try elsewhere.

Thank Russell E
Leicester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2013

Walked by the excellent Il Carpaccio and found this one. Most of the other customers were tourists and the food OK but a bit expensive for what it was and especially compared with Il Carpaccio.

Thank two-old-codgers
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2013 via mobile

Last week our italian culinary tour across Milan's restaurants (during the last 3 years we have changed almost a restaurant every evening) reached this one as the best rated in Tripadvisor for Repubblica zone. This restaurant was a disappointment to us, and we really don't understand the good reviews. You can get so much better food in Italy, with much... More 

Thank Matthew S
Fullerton, California
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112 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2013

They need a Hanging Sign out Front to be MORE VISIBLE to those passing in the area. Pizza was very good, but crust a little tough, and that could improve. Others eating all types of meals seemed very pleased. Still the service was very good, with little extras, and warm and friendly service. A Summer Place, more than just their... More 

Thank Iashutterbug
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2013

Very cozy reasturant, excellent decor, fast and good service! Staff was very polite and they tried their best to serve us and answer a few questions we had about food and the sourrounding area. We had pizza and Cotolette Milanese. Pizza was great but the cotolette was nothing special...we expected something more tasty and more...italian! Fair prices.

Thank Demos95
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2013 via mobile

It rained a lot when we were here so it was nice to find a reasonable hotel close to our hotel,the westin palace, where we could get to without getting too wet. Had an enjoyable meal ther the staff were very pleasant and it had a nice ambience . The food was good not fabulous but very good

Thank maureenManchester
Madrid, Spain
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2013

Nice budget restaurant with friendly staff and an Italian menu. Odd quirks in the decor but more than happy and will return.

Thank J C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Lazzaro Palazzi, 23, 20124 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Stazione Centrale
  • Neighbourhood: Stazione Centrale
  • Phone Number: +39 02 2940 5454

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Stazione Centrale
Central Station represents a bridge towards the future. Impressive skyscrapers and new age buildings stretch the skyline with the majestic Unicredit Tower cutting through. Surrounding it are large towers that define Piazza Gae Aulenti, where the fountain and the Monumento Trombe leave one breathless. A famous building of the district is the Vertical Forest, where the innovative materials and trees planted on the terraces are a unique mix of nature and man-made construction. In the district, there is the Monumental Cemetery, known for its antique tombs with sculptures portraying angels of commemorative scenes many will find touching.
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