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Via Saraceno 14, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 209463
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good23%
  • Average31%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible21%
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“pizza” (12 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
“pizzeria” (3 reviews)
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Via Saraceno 14, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
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Reviewed today

We stopped for lunch at Woodpecker in Ferrara and had a table in a pleasant outside location on a quiet road. In Italy pasta dishes are often starters and small. We wanted a pasta as a main course and chose some pasta dishes from the...More

Thank RIchard035
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called for lunch and the prices were very reasonable. A litre of wine for 6.50 euros is great. The food was very good and enough of it. All the staff were very nice too. Happy to recommend.

Thank YorksUKYorksUK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a delicious, casual lunch here on a perfect spring day. We sat outside under an umbrella. Wait staff was busy but attentive. The 1/2 carafe of Prosecco was delicious and very reasonable. The wood grilled thin crust Pizza Verdure was...More

Thank betsy13
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

It is not fancy, not 5 star but the ravioli stuffed with pumpkin is amazing. Pizza is average fare. Wait staff are friendly and kind. Pizza was average and bread was dry. The house prosecco was very reasonable priced. Very good meal for $25 euro...More

Thank VanillaAce
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

It is a family restaurant run by nice people. Decoration is just OK, but the pasta is excellent. Do not miss the capellacci di zucca, but I recommend with ragú. Excelent price!

Thank jruicen
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a place to have dinner on my own and passed by randomly. Checking TripAdvisor, I could not find major flaws and gave it a try. It is an inexpensive restaurant with quality of food matching the price. So you get what...More

1  Thank Damian W
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Ordinary-looking streetside pizzeria turned out to be a good choice for a quick lunch. Good, thin-crust pizza, and a convenient location between the busy main piazzas and the peaceful, medieval part of town.

Thank wws68
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

So many other places, don't bother with this one. Wait staff not even friendly or inviting. Waited forever to get order taken, then took forever for basic pasta dishes

Thank scottL1485TU
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I just returned from a vacation in Italy. I traveled throughout the country and sampled the pizza in many cities. Ristorante Woodpecker's pizza vedura was the best I tasted. I loved the grilled vegetables and thin crust. Enjoyed the street side seating.

1  Thank bac635
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Food was quite good. But the stuff, especially the lady who is "catching the tourists" and pretends to be "a waiter" is quite unprofessional or maybe more try to treat people like a foals. When she offers you to get in, take an order, she...More

Thank PatrikoElChupito
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Saraceno 14, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara
  • Phone Number: +39 0532 209463
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