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C'era una Volta una Piada

#62 of 5,615 Restaurants in Milan
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Italian, Sandwiches, cuisine.name.191
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Viale Coni Zugna, 37, Milan, Italy
(+39) 392 3194236
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Perfect place for authentic, high quality (and cheap!) italian piadinas.

Being a local, I was very pleasantly surprised by the great service, the great prices (4-6 euros for a plate), and the great atmosphere. Very cozy yet spacious area and efficient serving (buzzers). Will come back again and again.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 13, 2015
rekshaw
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Milan, Italy
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
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  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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Milan, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Being a local, I was very pleasantly surprised by the great service, the great prices (4-6 euros for a plate), and the great atmosphere. Very cozy yet spacious area and efficient serving (buzzers). Will come back again and again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

An amazing happy hour with friends. Good wine, excellent food, magic atmosphere. The only flaw was the too high music, you have to up your voice to talk

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Milan, Italy
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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I eat here every week it seems and every time the piadina is perfect. This place is full of locals and you can have a great meal for under 10 euros.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

Reward yourself with an exclusive example of Italian couisine: the Piadina. Here you can taste the best Piadina in Italy. A delicious experience that leaves you amazed and satisfied. This soft round piece of bread stuffed with a variety of fresh ingredients from more than thirty recipes is definitely better than a pizza. At C'era una volta una piada, the... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Welcoming place for a quick lunch or snack if you are around the area of the Museo della Scienza or the church Santa Marie Delle Graze. The staff is really friendly. The piadinas are very tasting. They're huge, though - if you're not a big eater, you might consider sharing it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013 via mobile

Excellent food, friendly staff (especially Angel and David), cozy environment. I'll definitely come back and bring my friends.

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Milano, Italia
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75 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

I had an excellent quick lunch at this restaurant, where you can only have an Italian "piadina". The menu is quite broad and includes some daily specialties. The quality of ingredients is very high, which is essential for this kind of dish. Service was impeccable and the staff was very friendly. I particularly liked the payment system, since you first... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

My husband and I came here for lunch after arriving in Milan, and we were so glad we did! Neither of us had ever had piadinas before, and these were delicious! Soft and warm, with fantastic fillings (especially the roast beef) and generous portions, all for a very good price. The only difficult part was picking out fillings -- there... More 

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Pyrgos, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

Cute place, vivid atmosphere and great piadine. You definitely cannot leave hungry from this place. The best value for money. Great variety of ingredients to fill your piadina.

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London, United Kingdom
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26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Eating a piadina (a flat, tortilla like sandwich ) here will make you cry if you ever eat another one elsewhere. The dough- pasta- is perfect, the fillings abundant and the prices are unbeatable. Add a beer and it's a perfect lunch or casual dinner. (Also, if you leave your iPad on the counter, the staff will do their utmost... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Viale Coni Zugna, 37, Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan
  • Phone Number: (+39) 392 3194236

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Sandwiches, cuisine.name.191

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