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La Gallina che Fuma

Via Filippo Turati 1 | Loc. Fondotoce, 28924, Verbania, Italy
+39 0323 586851
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
17 Apr 2017
“Amazing food”
16 Apr 2017
“Family atmosfere- good food- good service”
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Filippo Turati 1 | Loc. Fondotoce, 28924, Verbania, Italy
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

A great Easter Monday lunch. The staff are really friendly and welcoming. They all speak English and they have the menu in English too. The menu has plenty of choices for all tastes, even has a small gluten free choice. Children are welcome with their...More

1  Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had a fabulous meal and the atmosphere was very relaxed and friendly! The prices are moderate for Italian standards while the quality of the food is excellent. Pleasing and delicious lunch there! Five stars!

1  Thank dave s
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We happened upon this place after trying for a nearby restaurant in a region with absolutely no parking. They were flexible enough to accomodate me as a vegan even though their regular menu hardly contains any vegan dishes. The value is GREAT and the food...More

Thank Ido D
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

On a Sunday, in a pouring rain, we were greeted warmly and served graciously. I had the zucchini parmigiano while my partner had the gnocchi with pears and walnuts. Both were excellent. We had home-made grissini and bread without olive oil while we waited. The...More

Thank kirk81
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

we had a great time, the food was great. the only thing standing un from of a 5 stars review was the steak, which we had to send back to have it well done...but i guess that is a matter of taste :)

Thank Andrei-Nicolae P
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

We arrived on a Sunday without having booked a table. It was super busy but the owner made sure that we get a seat. She was so cool and welcoming and funny. We clearly loved the atmosphere! As it was already late we didn't have...More

Thank Mirkat3920
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Always friendly service and simple, yet good food. The "smoking chicken" is delicious served with mustard. The pasta's are also very good.

Thank CarolB353
Reviewed 18 April 2014

La Gallina Che Fuma is a family run Osteria with great local, absolutely NON touristy food! Marianna and Stephano are a young couple with a gift for being great hosts and serving delicious food to locals at reasonable prices. Liked it so much that we...More

1  Thank TessieL
Reviewed 4 September 2013

My husband and I had a wonderful meal here with our Italian friends. Our friend is an award winning Italian chef and he chose this restaurant as its one of his favorites. The menu is varied with a lots of choices, all excellent. It is...More

Thank jbarton
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Do not be put off by the location on the roadside near a huge roundabout - the food is definitely worth it! They do bagna cauda which is hard to come by nowadays - and it is simply delicious! So were the homemade gnocchi. The...More

Thank Uta K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:15 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Filippo Turati 1 | Loc. Fondotoce, 28924, Verbania, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Verbania
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 586851
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