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Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, 20121 Milan, Italy
+39 02 805 7961
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08:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 23:30
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Istanbul, Turkey
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48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Biffi restaurant founded in 1867 . Good quality and delicious food with excellent service and atmosphere. It is a bit expensive. We gave eur 130 for 2 main meat dishes, 2 glasses of wine, coffee and desert. Worth to try if you are in Milano and looking for a late dinner near Duomo inside the gallery.

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Thank Rebi B
CA
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72 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the shopping mall, center of Lombardy. You can enjoy food and watch people walk around. A bit expensives but worth money.

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Thank AlexMDN
Lucerne, Switzerland
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115 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sitting at the wintergarden you see the huge crowd moving on the diect way from the DOME to the SCALA, while you sit at a quiet place for dinner. We love it.

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Thank 104marcele
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered a sea food risotto and sea food was stinky and taste very bad , probably frozen .i wouldn't recommend this restaurant to anyone

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Lisbon, Portugal
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352 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For an person of the city of milan this is probably a restaurant for tourists. And the truth is, although I have already been in this city many times, I am still a tourist! The situation is very good right in the heart of the city in galleries Vitor Emanuel and was great to watch people with Christmas shopping. We... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I went for lunch with my 2 sons and we had a great food and good service. Nicholas was the waiter of our table and he gave to us all the rights suggestions in terms of food and beverage. I can say that the quality and the prices are very balanced and correct. For sure next time in Milan we... More 

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Thank Vanni M
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

+ Location - Service. We were waiting our orders around one hour. - Bread cold and un tasty, as on the church - Pasta over-salted - Tomatoes was raw

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Thank Cristina D
Istanbul
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72 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Biffi in the Galleria VE is a historical qualified restaurant with friendly staff and very good meal. Service is quick,fish+ pasta very delicious and fresh. The location of Biffi ist unique ,also the service and values they offer mmcin/Istanbul

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60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

What can one expect from resturant in the heart of the tourist trap. The pricy resturant with not so good food. I however really liked the clear broth soup. The main course of comprised of pasta with Raghu Sauce which was not upto the mark. The ossobucco was okay and the lasagna was also okay. Good collection of wine ordered... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Very good service. The spaghetti Vongole is excellent. The restaurant closes late, midnight I think. But the Coperto charge is very high. Euro 6.50 per person. Great place to go for 2 persons but maybe expensive for families The Coperto charge itself is almost the cost of a meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:30
Monday
08:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:30
Thursday
08:00 - 23:30
Friday
08:00 - 23:30
Saturday
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, 20121 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Centro Storico
  • Neighbourhood: Centro Storico
  • Phone Number: +39 02 805 7961
Description
In 1867 Paolo Biffi, royal confectioner, opened the first cafè in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele. Since then, just under Mengoni's vault, "Biffi in Galleria" has become a classical meeting point for the Milanesi and for the great number of tourists and operators in town. Nowadays Biffi reproposes its various and qualified services, going back to its best tradition, in order to meet all customers' requirements

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Staying in Centro Storico

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Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch expedition into a royal experience. Head to the rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the view of the animated square with a panorama of the Duomo. The Corso Vittorio Emanuele II is the street for high-end shopping. Brands of all kinds and street artists attract the attention of all visitors; while at Via Santa Radegonda 16, Luini Panzerotti is a much appreciated street food shop providing unimaginable culinary experiences. If shopping takes its toll on you, consider visiting Castello Sforzesco, a 15th century castle housing several museums. Those looking to relax can go to Parco Sempione, where nature provides respite from the energy of this dynamic and international city.
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