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Ristorante Le Colonne

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Via Benefattori 7, 28857 Santa Maria Maggiore, Italy
+39 0324 94893
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Read about in tripadvisor so I reserved a table( it was for a Sunday)glad I did the restaurant was small and full, pleasant young staff who try to speak English, we were well looked after, and the food was of a excellent quality, the flavour lingered in your mouth for a while. Hard to find as it is in a... More 

Thank Roland S
Reno, United States
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

My grandmother was born in Santa Maria Maggiore in the 1880's. We visited looking for roots. By chance we ate meal at Le Colonne. At age 70 you can imagine how many meals we have eaten in our lives. This simply was the BEST, most original, most delectable food we have ever eaten anywhere! Thank you for the treat. Elizabeth... More 

Thank Elizabeth R
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and wine cart. Enjoyed the mis en bouche, pasta and venison. A great atmosphere, very welcoming and simple, at the same time. Thanks!!!

Thank fabrizio t
Bethesda, Maryland, United States
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61 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We decided to come to Santa Maria Maggiore because it would be cooler than Valle VIgezzo. Well, a little bit yes. We reserved a table at Le Colonne for lunch because it got good reviews. And they are well deserved. First, the restaurant was cool and quiet. Those eating here were savoring their food, as we did. The presentation was... More 

Thank Anthony Y
Helsinki, Finland
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Le Colonne is a must if you are travelling between Domodossola (I) and Locarno (CH) in Val Vigezzo (a.k.a. known as Centovalli). As testified by the comments on Le Colonne predominantly being written in Italian, this is a restaurant favored by the Italians as opposed to those restaurants mostly attracting foreign tourists. And yes, this a 'ristorante', not a 'trattoria'... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Benefattori 7, 28857 Santa Maria Maggiore, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola  >  Santa Maria Maggiore
  • Phone Number: +39 0324 94893

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?