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Il Girasole di Ferrari Flavio

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Piazza Martiri della Benedicta 15r, 15066 Gavi, Italy
+39 0143 643485
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Thu - Tue 11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was there with my 2 best friends , was monday and there was a couple of tables having a dinner. the place is really beautiful in my opinion , the upstair dining room is best, we been in the table near the window and there is a cathedral view. the food was of quality/ price perfect …cheap. the tagliata... More 

Thank connyibz
Leeds England
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131 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

On a 2 week cycling trip, where we ate out every night, the home made ravioli here, was the best we had anywhere. Other than that the rest of food served was excellent, service was good and so was atmosphere. Altogether a very nice restaurant serving great food, good wine (obviously) and very good value for money.

Thank Mountain_Bike_Rider
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Our very kind hotel owners referred to their friend Flavio. You can sit downstairs where they also sell their famous raviolis and local wines, but the main restaurant area is upstairs. The ravioli with ragu was excellent, the risotto was cooked perfect 'al dente' though taste of broth was just good. The beef dishes (grilled and carpaccio style) were very... More 

Thank Wazz U
Inverness, California
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199 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We have driven to Gavi several times for pranzo and tried several restaurants there and Girasole stands out as superior to the rest. Best ravioli ever - both in wine sauce and beer sauce, each so good it's a challenge to decide which to order. The lunch is €15 for l'acqua, delicious grissini, primi , secondo ( which comes with... More 

Thank nonobanana
Hingham, MA, USA
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120 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

In Gavi - a place famous for great wines - il Girasole is a small, but nice place. It is a family-run restaurant. Menu not large, but everything is prepared with great attention for detail. Raviolis are unforgettable...and, it goes without saying great wines. A place for people with taste.

Thank Michele489
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

We ate here on a tuesday night and had the menu: one primo piatto ( you could choose from 4), one secondo, a bottle of water, two glasses of wine and a caffe for only 30 euro (two persons). And the food, local cuisine, was terrific! O, and one more thing; go for a dessert! I had a Bunet (some... More 

Thank Bastien L
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

Great food, reasonably priced. Portions are just right. A good wine list, too, with plenty of local offerings. Attentive staff. Nice location in

Thank DJC33
Genoa, Italy
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2014

Simple, seasonal and typical to the region. Not a huge choice on the Menu, but well thought out. Quick efficient staff, very Italian, you can tell it's good because it was full up with the locals enjoying a family Sunday outing. Warm, stylish, relaxing, clean everything you need. Most importantly no hidden extras - you could actually have first and... More 

Thank Susy C
Küsnacht, Schweiz
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76 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2013 via mobile

It is a very nice and cosy place. Food is deliciouse for a very fare price. If you are in Gavi, we advise you to visit it.

Thank Lapochkajj
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2012

The food, ambiance, service, decor, location... are all perfect. You have to order the homemade ravioli with ragu' and any of the deserts.

Thank intheboot

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Martiri della Benedicta 15r, 15066 Gavi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Alessandria  >  Gavi
  • Phone Number: +39 0143 643485

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?