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Del Paccagnella

) #150 of 843 Restaurants in Padua €€ - €€€ Italian, Mediterranean
Via del Santo 113, 35123, Padua, Italy
+39 049 875 0549
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
3 Jun 2017
“Regional fine-dining.”
30 May 2017
“Best Italian meal”
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Italian, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Via del Santo 113, 35123, Padua, Italy
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Lovely meal and service although the waiter (owner/manager?) appeared annoyed by my attempt to speak in Italian rather than English (was it that bad?!)

Thank Mame_redux
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at Del Paccagnella in our last visit to Padova on 26 may 2017. The food was great, tasty and healthy. The owner explained that he does not cook with butter and instead, all his food is cooked using olive oil...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

It was a Friday night, our first in Padua. We visited the Basilica of St. Anthony in the afternoon – no crowds. We were staying in a wonderful boutique hotel nearby - all was perfect. We saw the Antica Trattoria dei Paccagnella recommended in Rick...More

Thank Joanne-D5078
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

English speaking chief meets you with a pleasant smile, but does not pay you a little bit more attention that he intended initially. Simply speaking, choose quickly or go away. Cucine doesn't make us happy. Small octopus appetizer was not tasty, gallina padovani insalata was...More

Thank Lev O
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

The actual name of this place is Antica Trattoria del Paccagnella. We've been here three times in two trips to Padua and this place never disappoints. This is not a tourist restaurant and the chances are good that the waitress won't speak English. But, with...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Next time in Padova, will eat here again. Excellent food, at it's best. Loved it all and was delighted.

Thank phieil
Reviewed 30 January 2016

I started going here in 2004. I lived three summers in Padova, 2004, 5, and 6. I would write friends about it as I sat (alone) and ate these pastas with tiny squid or shrimp. When I was in Venezia in 2012 I returned two...More

Thank JFKfromBC
Reviewed 22 September 2015

We were there with friends and could not decide what to eat.there were several great choices. Waitress suggested sharing. They set up a small table beside ours and brought three plates . We then shared a little of each on our plates. We then each...More

Thank rudy_lorabay
Reviewed 26 June 2015

We went to the restaurant with two friends from the USA. From the beginning the service was bad. We receive little food, two little steaks without side dish. We come out still hungry and for this bad service we paid more than 70 euro. Nevermore.

1  Thank nicole v
Reviewed 20 June 2015

great little restaurant with helpful owner and waitress. Food beautifully presented, fresh quality ingredients. Nice cosy little restaurant with small bar. The owner will ensure you drink good wine at an affordable price. A gem of a place that you might otherwise walk past as...More

Thank Lorrainezzzzzz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Santo 113, 35123, Padua, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Padua  >  Padua
  • Phone Number: +39 049 875 0549
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