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Il Gallo Nero

Rataskaevu 4, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 646 2107
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“antipasti” (49 reviews)
“salami” (15 reviews)
“paninis” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Rataskaevu 4, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
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1 - 10 of 259 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While walking down Tallin I saw this restaurant with a lot of people and that is always a good signal, so I asked for a table. And I wasn't mistaken, first the service was really good and the food was great. In price wise not...More

Thank Xavier S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is really little, very cosy and the wines are just to die for, really good. Service is very friendly and they aoofer snacks, but not big meals.

Thank Sash U
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice small place. You have to find it. Italian fine wines and great antipasto. Quiet and relaxing atmosphere. Also small shop.

Thank markku p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small Osteria is really apearl in Tallinn. Really good selection of great Italian wines that match their selection of cheeses, hams, bruschettas and other small, but very good dishes they offer here. the great espresso in the end was also top class.

Thank Per H
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely little wine bar serving authentic Italian food. Great antipasti, stunning bruschetta and tasty lasagne. Friendly service, but can get busy. Recommended.

1  Thank Telvenso
754Marco, Owner at Il Gallo Nero, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Grazie mille. See You soon @Gallo Nero Marco Owner and ideator of "mad house"

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We found this place the (8th of May) by accident walking by, we stopped to get a drink and a little snack but ended up staying the whole evening. Even though the place was empty when we came in we felt welcome and at ease....More

Thank Ilse H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The antipasti plate was absolutely amazing in terms of taste and value for money, washed down with a delicate Chianti Classico it was an absolute pleasure to sit down and relax at this cozy yet small litlle gem. If you are in Tallinn, you should...More

Thank K-Claudio
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for a glass of wine & snack after a long day of walking around Tallinn! The server was great, he made recommendations about wine & brought me some great Italian red wine! I had a panini with cheese, proscuitto & truffle oil...More

1  Thank asia_soloduszkiewicz
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Nice athmosphere but no list of wines. Antipasto plate was delicious. We didnt book a table on sunday night.

Thank Juuli V
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We were group of 3 family members and hopes for a good lunch were high based on the comments read from tripadvisor. Table was booked well in Advance. Unfortunately menu selection was really limited compared to website. Just antipasto & salads and bruchetta type of...More

Thank Tuija S
754Marco, Direttore at Il Gallo Nero, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Ufo. Looking for restaurant (located in Lai street, 150 mt distance) and finish in winebar and asking full menu. What else? No pizza and ketchup? Boh.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rataskaevu 4, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
  • Phone Number: +372 646 2107
  • E-mail
Description
Originally a delishop for wines and hams that came through Raekoja plats, it was transformed into a wine bar and general store. After the 2008 flood the cellars were restored. Under an old ceiling, Swedish style, is now possible to eat in this suggestivs, 18th-century location. The furnishings, partially reconstructed with antique materials, re-create a typical wine bar atmosphere of Tuscany. Since 2006 the place has been run by the Giomi family who offer a traditional Tuscan menu, based in panini, antipasti, salads and a broad choice of wines.
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