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Antica Osteria da Cencio

Via Marcello Provenzali 12/d, 44042, Cento, Italy
+39 051 683 1880
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
25 Oct 2017
“Excellent ”
4 Aug 2017
“Business dinner and collegues”
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via Marcello Provenzali 12/d, 44042, Cento, Italy
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We came here for lunch with an Italian friend. Absolutely fantastic. A mix of superb home made pasta, cold meat, steak tartar. Highly recommended.

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My second visit to this restaurant. Friendly, Italian, very good food, pleasant service, very nice prices and good selection of vines, especially from the local region. I'll be back in September

Thank safetyguide1
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Thank you Billy and Team, the new dishes were a big success, the wines were dreams, esp. The San Leonardo 1996. Keep going, we will be for sure very soon at your Osteria.

1  Thank Sandokan2014
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This restaurant situated in the quaint village of Cento was one of our favourite meals while visiting Emilia Romagna. The hand made pasta dishes were superb. Great flavours and innovative sauces. The staff were lovely and the wine selection was local and very good. The...More

2  Thank Linda S
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent hearty Italian food with a suitable price/value relationship (45 eur for one person, with almost everything). The restaurant is just a 1 min walk from the town square, and has a small hotel attached to it.

1  Thank Louis D
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best places I have visited in a while. The "ravioli alle rape rosse" are just amazing. They have a great wine selection and you cannot finish your meal without trying the "focaccia al mascarpone" ! The location is very nice!...More

1  Thank Ajn9972
Reviewed 19 October 2014

It is always an extraordinary experience for us to be @ Billy´s beatiful Osteria, we had there many unforgetable moments, Our visits to the area belong to this gastronomic Oase. Billy, it is nice to be at home in Cento, Looking forward to meet you...More

1  Thank Sandokan2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Marcello Provenzali 12/d, 44042, Cento, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Cento
  • Phone Number: +39 051 683 1880
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