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Gallo D'Oro

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Borgo Della Salina, 3, 43100 Parma, Italy
+39 0521 208846
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The restaurant Gallo gold is placed in a central location, behind the town...
The restaurant Gallo gold is placed in a central location, behind the town square by definition, for a typical taverna with old vaults and informal environment.
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Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine

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    Very good
  • 121
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  • 27
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  • 18
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent Restaurant

Great restaurant overlooking the Cathedral and Bapistry in a quiet location. Good atmosphere with excellent service, lots of local specialities on the menu. Fair prices for fresh delicious food.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Great restaurant overlooking the Cathedral and Bapistry in a quiet location. Good atmosphere with excellent service, lots of local specialities on the menu. Fair prices for fresh delicious food.

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Paris
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Good restaurant situated near the piazza Garibaldi, ingredients are fresh and well-cooked. Pasta dishes have good taste. Service is fast and efficient. It is quite nice to be able to eat “outside” given that they have veranda with heating system.

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Le Havre, France
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Food quality: good and traditional Parmesan cuisine. Interests for tourists: nice location in very downtown and one of the rare restaurants that opens Monday evening in Parma (most of the restaurants are closed on Monday evening in Parma). English speaking Service: sometime poor (I feel that they think they don't lack someone as you as there are too many others... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

It is one of the best restaurants in the historic center of Parma. Good local food and excellent service. The stuffed veal was very tasty, so was the pasta. Nice atmosphere with a majority of Parmiggiani.

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Budapest, Hungary
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I frequntly visit this restaurant. The staff is very friendly. Excellent local special meals (torta fritta, mixed Parma ham pate, parmiggano and secondi piatti like rabbit, etc), nice offer of limoncello and grappa.

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Parma, Italy
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54 reviews 54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

If you are ever in Parma, you must eat here, as you will get a true taste of the Parma region. The menu has an excellent selection across all courses, from traditional Parma to steak, with everything cooked perfectly. Try the Pear and Chocolate tart for dessert, you wont be disappointed.

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Lugano, Switzerland
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78 reviews 78 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Good atmosphere overall, bad service and mediocre food, one bathroom for 150 people, this is a place I have been to before, but I will NEVER go back to again.

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Athens, Greece
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

tried the prosciutto, tagliatelle, risoto, horse tartar (obviously for for meat lovers), salads, lambrusco wine, and semifreddo. All was wonderful, but the ham and tagliatelle were stellar. Well run family reastaurant, excellent service. Look no further.

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Akron, Ohio
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We ate at Gallo d’Oro twice, and, without a doubt, these were two of the best meals we had during our almost two-week visit in Parma. The service and food, from the antipasta to the dulci, were excellent. Without the slightest hesitation, we highly recommend this restaurant.

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50 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

Good Food, ask for The bread frittata, Its really nice if you eat it with Parma and other local hams!! Very crowded place what males The service a Little slow. Good expresso

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Borgo Della Salina, 3, 43100 Parma, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Parma  >  Parma
  • Phone Number: +39 0521 208846

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 17 - 25
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine

Description

The restaurant Gallo gold is placed in a central location, behind the town square by definition, for a typical taverna with old vaults and informal environment.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?