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La Violetta

) #1 of 8 Restaurants in Calamandrana $$ - $$$, Italian
Via Valle San Giovanni 1, 14042 Calamandrana, Italy
+39 0141 769011
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
19 Jul 2016
“Good food, friendly staff and a toy house for our daughter”
20 Jun 2016
“old school Italian”
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Via Valle San Giovanni 1, 14042 Calamandrana, Italy
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1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 18 November 2016

Had a wonderful lunch here. The people are genuinly friendly. The mother of the family, over 80 years old, is still in the kitchen doing her thing. Food is great and a nice selection of wines. Absolutely coming back!

Thank thorhansen
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Six of us had a delightful lunch here last week. Not only is this homely gem welcoming and friendly but it delivers two if the local dishes superbly. The rich tajarin pasta melted in the mouth. Topped only by our first experience of finanziera -...More

Thank Rufus S
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The is one of the best restaurants we have eaten in for many years. The food and wine was exceptional with local and regional dishes we hadn't tried before. We would definitely go again

Thank Southofenglandfoodie
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

It's a place you will never get tired to come back. Everything is simple and perfect, as it has been for years. In summer do not miss the aspic!

Thank Mariomonaco
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We had reserved for 19:00, we arrived and the gate was closed. The owner came out and asked if we could come back in 15 min, we declined and he let us in. He then explained that the kitchen crew was a bit delayed and...More

Thank Christian N
Reviewed 21 June 2016

classic surroundings in a rustic setting, Violetta serves regional fare at reasonable prices and a solid wine list.

Thank jcrowne
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Nice location . Quite and very home made style. Unfortunately is not easy to find plates or have dinner in working days without reservation. In case of no reservation also in week is possible than restaurant is closed. Plates considerations : High quality no compromises....More

Thank Giovanni C
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is cosy and the decor is simple. The staff and service are just incredible - very nice and professional. The meal quality is very good. I wound highly recommend the mix entry dish, it's wow! Pasta is good as most of the time...More

Thank Gloria A
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Been here before and loved it so back we went this year. Just as we remembered - beautiful place, excellent food (vitello tonnato superb) and delicious wine. You can eat cheaper but it's worth it as a treat. Also so nice to be somewhere so...More

Thank SwissTGeneva
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Piemontese food is conceptually very similar to Japanese food. When I was presented with my raw meat mini tower, with a drizzle of olive oil on the plate and a few slices of black truffle capping it I thought this was the epitome of essential,...More

Thank Felipe C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 35 - USD 140
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
Monday
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Valle San Giovanni 1, 14042 Calamandrana, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Asti  >  Calamandrana
  • Phone Number: +39 0141 769011
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