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La Violetta

Via Valle San Giovanni 1, 14042 Calamandrana, Italy
+39 0141 769011
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Valle San Giovanni 1, 14042 Calamandrana, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I dined here twice within 3 days, with my wife and friends. We were touring Piemont and this fabulous restaurant was recommended to us by a winery. The food is excellent, they have wonderful wines as well, the owners are incredibly friendly. This is definitely...More

Thank Tancredi68
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Classical Piemontese cuisine with a modern twist. All we had was excellent!! With no written menu is difficult to order and to anticipate the bill, in my opinion. Starters are incredible, though!

Thank Alberto N
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Last night went there with a business friend and had the most amazing dinner. Only other couple a wealthy Russian very young couple who drove 40 minutes from Resort San Maurizio to eat here. I improvised an English translation of the local menu and they...More

Thank Giovanni S
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Beginning of September (after holliday period) were we invited by friends to have lunch at Violetta. Nice place, along a road. Friendly atmosphere. We were just by ourselves, no other guests. Our lunch was veryy tasty. We did not take a primo but we took...More

Thank okkie502015
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Had a wonderful lunch here. The people are genuinly friendly. The mother of the family, over 80 years old, is still in the kitchen doing her thing. Food is great and a nice selection of wines. Absolutely coming back!

Thank thorhansen
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Six of us had a delightful lunch here last week. Not only is this homely gem welcoming and friendly but it delivers two if the local dishes superbly. The rich tajarin pasta melted in the mouth. Topped only by our first experience of finanziera -...More

Thank Rufus S
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

The is one of the best restaurants we have eaten in for many years. The food and wine was exceptional with local and regional dishes we hadn't tried before. We would definitely go again

Thank Southofenglandfoodie
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

It's a place you will never get tired to come back. Everything is simple and perfect, as it has been for years. In summer do not miss the aspic!

Thank Mariomonaco
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

We had reserved for 19:00, we arrived and the gate was closed. The owner came out and asked if we could come back in 15 min, we declined and he let us in. He then explained that the kitchen crew was a bit delayed and...More

Thank Christian N
Reviewed June 20, 2016

classic surroundings in a rustic setting, Violetta serves regional fare at reasonable prices and a solid wine list.

Thank jcrowne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$35 - $140
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Valle San Giovanni 1, 14042 Calamandrana, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Asti  >  Calamandrana
  • Phone Number: +39 0141 769011
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