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Don Lisander

Via Alessandro Manzoni 12A, 20121 Milan, Italy
+39 02 7602 0130
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Via Alessandro Manzoni 12A, 20121 Milan, Italy
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

nice place, with very good service, in Milano downtown. you can feel like a small town close to the nature.

Thank Lorene S
stefano m, Proprietario at Don Lisander, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Lorene. looking forward to welcoming you in the future. Best Regards Stefano

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Situated in a quiet alley in center of Milano , it is all about the elegant spot for dining, very friendly staff and the serious talent in the kitchen. We had a lovely evening despite the rainy weather!!!

Thank Adriana C
stefano m, Proprietario at Don Lisander, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much Adriana for your comments. Looking forward to welcome you again at Don Lisander. Stefano

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was located in a quiet alley. There were about 4 tables outside it’s restaurant. They asked if we would like the heater to be switched on. On the other side of the restaurant was a green pasture where low-rise residence/apartments were located. Very peaceful...More

Thank Tifiny K
stefano m, Proprietario at Don Lisander, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tifiny, thank you very much for your warm comments and the detailed description. It's been such a great honor to have you at Don Lisander and I'll be extremely happy to welcome you back again in the future. Keep in touch. Best Regards. Stefano

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was looking forward to my second visit as I had enjoyed this restaurant tremendously last year, but what a disappointment; the meat was chewy and the table kept on bouncing until they changed our,table. But everything else was as perfect as before.More

Thank Nabil F
stefano m, Proprietario at Don Lisander, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Nabil, we are sorry your second experience wasn's as good as the first. You should have immediately request for a change and we would have been extremely happy to let you have another great experience with us. Looking forward to welcome you back. Best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best restaurant that we went in our last trip to Milan. The seafood is amazing. It is difficult to choose what to eat among so many fantastic options.

Thank RiBa_100
stefano m, Proprietario at Don Lisander, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Riba, on behalf of all the Don Lisander crew let me thank you very much for your compiments. Best Regards Stefano

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to try Milan-style food, and Don Lisander was recommended by our hotel. We had eaten a late lunch, so we didn't order any starters. For an entrée, my guy ordered the veal Milanese with potatoes and vegetables. I had the osso buco with...More

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stefano m, Proprietario at Don Lisander, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Joycie, thank you for your kind review. We are sorry your experience at Don Lisander was below your expectations, as we normally meet or go above those expectations. Regarding the server request, I do not believe my collaborators are asking for the tip, as...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was very bad, no salt, no flavor. Service was unfriendly and to slow.... Don’t recommend to dinner Only thing positive was the locationMore

Thank Andrea F
stefano m, Proprietario at Don Lisander, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andrea, we are sorry to read your comment. We would much appreciated your commentary right away during the service and we would have been happy to change your plates. Nevertheless you shoud consider we served over 400 people per day and mostly were extremely...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Came to Milan for Easter weekend with the intention of having an authentic Easter Sunday lunch and accidentally stumbled onto this restaurant. All I can say is wow wow wow. One of the best meals of my life - phenomenal Easter lamb, lamb ravioli and...More

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stefano m, Proprietario at Don Lisander, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Ciao Kiran. It'sw been my pleasure to welcome you and to be your special family feeling restaurant for Easter day. looking forward to seeing you again before you'll leave. Thank you for the compliments on behalf of all the staff. Stefano

Reviewed 14 March 2018

We had a thoroughly enjoyable Sunday midday meal at this cozy refined restaurant tucked back off the Via A. Manzoni next to the entrance to the Pezzolo Poldi Museum. We were welcomed warmly by Stefano, the owner and his staff. We enjoyed tender, flavorful osso...More

Thank SagHarborAlice
stefano m, Proprietario at Don Lisander, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Alice we enjoyed very much having you at Don Lisander and I'd like to thank you and your husband on behalf of the entire staff. We are looking forward to welcome you back in the good season to pamper you in our beautiful garden....More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

Don Lisander sits a bit hidden in a courtyard in the shopping district of Milan. It was our first night in town and the Four Seasons recommended we have dinner at this nearby spot. The service and food were exceptional. We started our meal with...More

Thank MrsNelson1005
stefano m, Proprietario at Don Lisander, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Thank you very much Mrs Nelson on behalf of all Don Lisander staff. We hope your trip in Italy will be lovely and unforgettable. And we hope to see you soon back at Don LIsander. Warmest Regards Stefano

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Nic J
29 September 2017|
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Response from stefano m | Property representative |
Week days we are open from 12:30 to 14:30 and from 19:30 to 22:30 Weekend from 12:30 to 22:30 continous Best Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Alessandro Manzoni 12A, 20121 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Centro Storico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Storico
  • Phone Number: +39 02 7602 0130
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Description
Spacious and comfortable garden terrace restaurant downtown Milano, 200 mt. from The Scala Opera House, 200 mt. from Via Montenapoleone and 5 minutes from Duomo Cathedral Square. Traditional Milanese and Italian cuisine with 70 years of old fashioned history.
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