Welcome

1995

Opens Osteria Francescana, Via Stella 22 Modena Italy

2002

Michelin Guide One-Michelin-Star. Gambero Rosso Up and Coming Chef Award.

2016

The world’s 50 restaurants 1st best restaurant in the world. Michelin Guide
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“Since I was a kid I was Massimo Bottura — I was escaping from my older brother under the table in the kitchen and from down there, where my grandmother was defending me, in the meantime she was rolling pasta, i was looking at the world from another point of view. It’s what we do in Osteria Francescana every day.”

Massimo Bottura

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Chefs

Brad Farmerie

CEO & FOUNDER

Brad Farmerie took a year hiatus from college to move to London and witness firsthand the culinary revolution taking place in the UK.

Avroko

MASTER CHEF

Four partners, 14 years, multiple disciplines rooted in hospitality.
New York-headquartered design-and-concept firm AvroKO.

Dan Rafalin

SOUS CHEF

Dan Rafalin has been immersed in the culinary world from the beginning of his career when he received a Grand Diplôme in culinary arts.

Evan Mattew

SOUS CHEF

Evan Mattew prepares fish dishes and often does all fish butchering as well as appropriate sauces. This station may be combined with the saucier position.

Awards

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  • Michelin Guide, One Michelin Star (2002)
  • Gambero Rosso, Up and Coming Chef Award (2002)
  • ESPRESSO Guide Performance of the Year (2004)
  • Lo Mejor de La Gastronomía, International Award (2005)
  • ESPRESSO Guide, Dinner of the Year (2005)
  • Veronelli Guide, Three Stars (2005)
  • MICHELIN Guide, Two-Michelin-Stars (2006)
  • Golosaria, Creative Restaurant of the Year (2006)
  • Identità Golose, Best Creative Chef (2007)
  • Gambero Rosso, Three Forks (2007)
  • ESPRESSO Guide, Rating 19,520 (2009)
  • The World’s 50 Best Restaurants, Highest New Entry (2009)
  • Les Grandes Tables du Monde (2010)
  • ESPRESSO Guide, Highest rating recorded 19,7520 (2010)
  • Identità Golose, Chef of the Year (2010)
  • BMW Guide, Restaurant of the Year (2010)
  • Michelin Guide, Three Michelin Stars (2011)
  • Gambero Rosso Guide, Best Restaurant Rating 95 (2012)
  • “ESPRESSO” Guide, Best Restaurant Rating 19,75 (2012)
  • Touring 2012 Guide, Best Restaurant Rating 93 (2012)
  • ESPRESSO Guide, Rating 1920 (2007)
  • Gambero Rosso, Three forks (2008)

MENU

Week Specials

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Creating flavor combinations that bring cooks and our restaurant guests pleasure is my job and I love it.”

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GALLERY

What we make

GUESTBOOK

What they say

“Great cooking favors the prepared hands.”

T. SCOTT MCLEOD

A delightful and informative visit. Gardens beautiful even in the rain! Very helpful staff.

“For me, cooking is an expression of the land where you are and the culture of that place.l”

MANDY HALE

A visit to Haddon Hall is like a pilgrimage for me. There is something unique here, and each moment is treasured and held, until the next visit. Thank you for looking after a very beautiful place.

“Whatever you dream of, there will be fulfillment.”

LAILAH GIFTY AKITA

For me, cooking is an expression of the land where you are and the culture of that place.

"I watch cooking change the cook, just as it transforms the food."

BRYANT MCGILL

Haddon Hall is beautiful and I have been fortunate to have been able to visit it twice in the past 3 years. I am a direct decendant of Richard De Vernon. My ancestors migrated to America in 1682 and settled in Virginia.

Take care of the old homestead. I hope to return with my family to see it again before too long.

“Good painting is like good cooking - it can be tasted, but not explained.”

MALCOLM GLADWELL

Out of all the place I have visited in the world, I have found Haddon to be the most beautiful and delightful. The delicious scones in Haddon's restaurant are the best I have had anywhere. The grounds are so magical I can almost imagine the days when my ancestors rode across them, armor and swords clanking and horses everywhere, as they rode off to fight wherever needed. Haddon has managed to give a magnificent glimpse into the past while still retaining all its charm. Thank you for such a delight.

 

RESERVATIONS

Opening Times

Week days 9.00 – 18:00
Saturday 10.00 – 17:00
Sunday Closed

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+39 059 223912

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