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Rifugio Guide del Cervino

Testa Grigia Plateau Rosa, Breuil-Cervinia, Valtournenche, Italy
+39 0166 948369
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“polenta” (9 reviews)
“tagliata” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Testa Grigia Plateau Rosa, Breuil-Cervinia, Valtournenche, Italy
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

we were a party of two and able to walk into the restaurant and get a table without a reservation. It is a small restaurant, very authentic with friendly service. We both choose two different pasta specials off the board (pasta with deep fried artichoke...More

Thank Genevamom50
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Try the lasagne and the polenta, it is so tasty in the bar. And to end up the visit you should order the special caffee

Thank schmumues
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Rifugio is a hidden gem. You need to take Cable Car to Monte Rosa to get to the restaurant, but this is not a problem for skiers. Small dining room with excellent food and friendly staff. Top tip - ski to Switzerland from morning thru...More

Thank Cliveirl
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We came to this place in a freezing windy minus 17 centigrade weather so it was truly a refuge. A little bar upstairs offers drinks and a small dining room downstairs is a perfect setting for a great lunch. Terrific starters, house wine and some...More

Thank דניאל ס
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Long waiting times? Yes, the restaurante is very popular. Unfriendly service? Yes, kind of. But that's basically one of the things that makes the place really authentic. Food is just good. Not something one finds often in the mountains. Go there when it's out of...More

Thank gebizzle
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Even if it wasn't at 3480m altitude it would still be amazing. Food is extremely good and wine selection too, Laurent and Fabio are impeccable and probably the world's best view. The cheese plate is amazing, the goat one is from another planet. As main...More

Thank Jonas S
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Stayed overnight with group after walking down from Breithorn. This was end of week having attempted Haute Route from Chamonix so had stayed in other huts along the changed route due to some very bad weather conditions. Well,the toilets flushed but no other running water....More

Thank Dave G
Reviewed 3 August 2017

First time in this place we did not expect much from the small place on top Cervinina at 3480 meters altitude, but escaping a snowstorm with our then small child we were happy with anything. The pasta was lovely, the Cappuccino great! OK, we are...More

Thank GGFrisk
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The views from here over the Italian Alps is fantastic. Food is very simple BUT fantastic. The Rifugio is a very characteristic alpine place.

Thank Anietta18
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went there for family lunch break in a family all day ski Sunny day so we sat outside Spectacular views Friendly staff Cold meat typical local platter very nice My steak was bit cold Wine list very good Tirrmassu not to be missef No bathroom...More

Thank Fahmy F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Testa Grigia Plateau Rosa, Breuil-Cervinia, Valtournenche, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Valle d'Aosta  >  Valtournenche  >  Breuil-Cervinia
  • Phone Number: +39 0166 948369
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