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San Marco

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Via Alba, 136, 14053 Canelli, Italy
0141 823544
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Thu - Mon 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thu - Tue 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 308
    Excellent
  • 132
    Very good
  • 38
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Unprentious and big portions

Friendly, casual, great value, big portions, Not what one might expect form a Mich star restaurant.. I was a bit undecided after reading all reviews but I am so glad we went. I am a Chef and have owned several restaurants, and will offer a sincere recommendation. The food is not fussy but... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
bbcooks59
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Greensboro, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Friendly, casual, great value, big portions, Not what one might expect form a Mich star restaurant.. I was a bit undecided after reading all reviews but I am so glad we went. I am a Chef and have owned several restaurants, and will offer a sincere recommendation. The food is not fussy but well prepared. A big plate of fried... More 

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Geneva
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93 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We visited this restaurant for our last meal in Canelli. Very nice service with friendly people. The food was great!

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Oostende
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Normally I really don't care how a restaurant is managed- as long the food is good... But here at San Marco I noticed the first time in my long life as a gourmet/gourmant that a restaurant is ready to go to hell because of the management. My wife and me arrived with good moods and were well received. A really... More 

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Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Excellent family restaurant just outside center of Canelli. Friendly service, very good Food and good selection of wines.

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Mariuccia R, Proprietario at San Marco, responded to this review

Thank you dear guest, your satisfaction is the only reason of our daily work! Your appreciation is our fuel! Hope to see you again in Canelli, Best regards More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This place deserves its ratings, top value for money, although white truffle a bit overpriced. Too much fique in foie gras to my taste, egg with truffle work always so recommeded, fried ceps are breaded and not to my liking. Top notch pasta. Amazing service, relaxing atmosphere.

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Calamandrana, Italy
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We've been in the region for 7 years and over these years we've gone to San Marco at least once a year. Our first visit was the best, for we did not even know we were going to a Michelin starred restaurant. The happy surprise was followed by delicious foods and courteous service. Afterwards we've had our ups and downs... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

LOVE this restaurant! We had our fill of traditional Piedmontese cuisine in Barbaresco, Nizza, Acqui Terme, Mombaruzzo, et al. We wanted some SPOT ON pasta our last night in the region. This restaurant nailed it. Had the rabbit, tagliatelle with white truffle, tiramusu, WOW! Excellent service as well. Owner is third generation truffle hunter too!

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

My wife and I along with two of our oldest friends rented a villa near Canelli for a week recently and we had a lot of fun trying the diverse food and wine in the region. Without question, our dinner at Ristorante San Marco was easily the best dining experience we had. The restaurant itself is set on a fairly... More 

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Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We came in for a friday lunch for a menu piccola €25 and had a great experience. We had a modern adaptation of caprese(cold tomatosoup, creme of buffola mozzarella and cooked pieces of fish) agniolotti(small ravioli), vitello tonatto and barolo braised veal ! It was all very good and the pasta is one of the best pasta meals I have... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

we were here during the truffle season and made a reservation through local friends. The service form the moment we arrived was excellent. The truffles were not so good but we can't hold the restaurant responsible for this.... they generally weren't good anywhere this season. The pasta was amazing, fresh and served beautifully cooked. I'd definately recommend this place to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Alba, 136, 14053 Canelli, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Asti  >  Canelli
  • Phone Number: 0141 823544

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Monday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?