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Il vicolo

#144 of 2,880 Restaurants in Turin
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Via San Francesco da Paola 41 | Quasi angolo con Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 10123 Turin, Italy
+39 011 535233
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Ate here recently (tripadvisor map took us to wrong street but our hotel pointed us in the right direction, should have asked them first!!) and we were impressed by the atmosphere and warm welcome we received. Even though it was a Tuesday night it was full of happy diners. We were seated within ten minutes, only as a happy result... More 

Thank Jacqueline M
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113 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

It is a simple modern little restaurant, with outstanding Classic Italian Meals. Surfing the menu, i should say everything is very good, but what a like there at most are the: The Selections of the Risottos, or the Selections of the Milanese Steaks "Cotoletta". For the Risotto i would say, any risottos is really good, and you need to come... More 

Thank PhStrad
Andrea B, Proprietario at Il vicolo, responded to this review

It has been a pleasure to serve you. Thanks for your visit. More 

Napa, California
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We've been traveling in Italy for over a month, and Il vicolo was one of the best meals we've had. The food is outstanding, the ambience warm and welcoming, and the service was superb. We loved everything about it and couldn't wait to return. We highly recommend this restaurant - a must!

Thank khlucier
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206 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Nice place with wide choice of meals and menus with meat and fish but unique for the wide interesting and tasty choice of "risotto" with different always well tuned ingredients and various quality of rice. The tipe of rices spans from the famous Italian rices to the Black Venus and the Red Hermes. Very nice and helpful also the personnel.... More 

Thank PF P
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Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

found this restaurant by luck, relatively late in the evening on a Tuesday. It was full of Italians (locals?) so we took our chances. Food and service was excellent, and all the dishes that passed us on the way to other tables looked amazing as well. Would recommend to everyone.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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61 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Sensitivity to gluten free diet and variety of alternatives. Real expertise of risottos and you taste that as well. Reliable place for special diets.

Thank Glutenfreee
Letchworth, United Kingdom
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191 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Being used to the English culture, finding a restaurant closed at 7:00pm was a bit of a shock, but we managed to return during the opening time. There were another single man by the time we entered, already eating his dinner, and by the time we placed our order the rest of the dining area was pretty much full. Initially... More 

Thank Andrea M
edmonton, ab
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84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Don't get me wrong, this was a good restaurant, and if it hadn't rated so high on trip advisor I may not have expected as much. However it was, and I did. The options for the risotto were many, and they were kind enough to give us an English menu and not make us feel bad about it. It was... More 

Thank triplover25
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147 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015

We ate twice in this restaurant, one of the few in Turin to provide more GF than pizza since the Barrique closed in early 2015. First time we were full, after a good lunch in Alpignano, so we had steak and "chips" (not the same thing, at all). The second time we had (for my wife:) Raw ham, followed by... More 

Thank Dutchmm
New Zealand
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2015

We have just had two days in Turin. We found Il Vicolo on tripadvisor and decided to go there last night. We had such a nice meal and the service was both friendly and professional so we decided to go back there tonight and it did not disappoint. Last night we had a salad and steamed veges for starters and... More 

Thank Nelle06

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Francesco da Paola 41 | Quasi angolo con Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 10123 Turin, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Turin  >  Turin
  • Phone Number: +39 011 535233

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