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Cantine del Gavi

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Via Goffredo Mameli 69, 15066 Gavi, Italy
+39 0143 642458
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Gouda, The Netherlands
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

a good friend of us offered a lunch in this restaurant. we didn't expect something, because the outside was not special. but inside it was great!!! Very good food and very good wines!!! ask to visit the cellar!!!

Thank wijnartistJacques
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Exceptional cooking and ingredients, a real treat to experience a genuinely passionate family owned restaurant. You must try this restaurant!!

Thank Joycelyn N
Singapore, Singapore
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We chose this restaurant for dinner because of the reviews... the best in village Gavi ? Warm welcome. Nice setting and tables not too close. We felt the menu quite restrictive with only 4 choices (yet the duck was sold out at past 9pm).In terms of taste, nothing shaking the earth. Taglierini and risotto, rather average for Piedmont region. Service... More 

Thank Berti34
Inverness, California
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213 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Very very fancy. Food is just fine. Wine delicious. But.... Way too expensive and not worth it. Go to Girasole instead and get bettrr tasting food and delicious wine for a tenth of the price.

Thank nonobanana
1 review
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

deffenetly recommend, this was the idea of Italy for us. Small town of Gavi with the old houses, complemented by the food of the Cantine del Gavi. If you are a meat lover and you like the wine of Gavi - this is the place to be.

Thank Eva R
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

I went for dinner in this gem of Gavi, wine is not overpriced and Luca gave us good advice. The food is delicious and the service is really friendly and relaxed. Highly suggested!

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Inverness, California
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213 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

We went for lunch and had wonderful white sparkling Gavi wine and then another equally delicious 'fermi' Gavi white wine. The insalata mista was unusual in that it contained no lettuce but was more of a crudité of thinly sliced carrots, fennel, celery, and pieces of cauliflower. The risotto was splendid. Chocolate dessert also very nice. It cost a lot... More 

Thank nonobanana
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Very well-prepared locally-themed dishes. I ordered the tripe and loved it; the best I've ever tasted (including in Florence). Nice atmosphere and attentive staff.

Thank DJC33
Milano, Lombardia, Italy
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2014 via mobile

we have had a lunch with our five year old daughter. Beautiful atmosphere, you can speak without shouting! Service excellent and a menu with five choices for round. we have tasted lamb, fassone steak and goose and everything has been delicious! a very good choice of wines, the real special whites from the neighbor vineyards and red ones also uncommon... More 

Thank Filippo N
Bad Waldsee, Germany
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2013

Charming restaurant, very good food, great wine list, excellent service. Good value for money. Would recommend reservation.

Thank m7cej

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$33 - US$76
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Goffredo Mameli 69, 15066 Gavi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Alessandria  >  Gavi
  • Phone Number: +39 0143 642458
"Manteniamo una costante attenzione al territorio e alla stagionalita della ricercata materia prima che utilizziamo nei nostri piatti. Il contatto con l'agricoltore, l'allevatore, e i nostri selezionatori di fiducia, fa si che in questi anni ( fra poco il ristorante ne compira 40) la qualita della proposta sia sempre alta, scegliendo la semplicita e la naturalezza dei gusti e dei profumi, piuttosto che elaborazioni sofisticate. Nostro padre ci e costantemente a fianco, ricordandoci ogni giorno che le esperienze, le persone, le relazioni, sono alla base del nostro lavoro, e che solo grazie a quelle riusciamo ad avere nella nostra cucina prodotti di eccellenza."

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?