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Trattoria San Giovanni

Corso Giuseppe Garibaldi, Piacenza, Italy
+39 0523 321029
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good51%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
26 Nov 2017
“Top food place”
27 Jun 2017
“Crafted food”
Closed Now
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Corso Giuseppe Garibaldi, Piacenza, Italy
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Nice place to dine in modern way with a heavy brisk of local culinary tradition. Wines from small local producers - followers of bio technology.

Thank Max120368
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This is a lovely restaurant. There is a sense of space, with tables placed well apart and thoughtfully arranged. The chef also attends to the guests, explaining dishes, advising on wine. Taking great care. The food is very well prepared with interesting twists. Like risotto...More

Thank Jens S
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Trattoria San Giovanni offers excellent food of high quality at reasonable price. The premises are far larger than might appear from the main entrance and stretch some way along a side street - hence the need for a bell, as staff may all be busy...More

Thank Mick_and_Moose
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is a lovely restaurant on a side street, in the center of the old town. The food is nicely presented, and delicious. The room itself is nice, in subdued colors. All in all, it was a fun evening. The only thing I would recommend...More

Thank BobC558
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We had walked past a couple of times and without getting a recommendation from our B&B we thought we would try it as we like the concept of slow food. The menu was varied and interesting, we had a mix a pasta dish and a...More

Thank 621AndrewM
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Good food with nice presentation, traditional dishes with fine taste. Very polite personnell, very careful case of allergy issues or special dietary requests.

Thank 312tamar
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I had researched a couple of restaurants before arriving in Piacenza and for our first night I asked the hotel to share their opinion. Without a doubt, "Let's see if we can get a reservation at San Giovanni tonight". We were lucky in more ways...More

1  Thank Whitebeard83
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

We came here for dinner on our last night in Piacenza. Trattoria San Giovanni offered maybe the best pork dish I've ever had. Long cooking time made the meat tender and it was perfect with some local young red wine. My girlfriend chose fowl but...More

Thank liljis
Reviewed 21 November 2013

I had an appetizer and a 1st course I would say quite good, it s a lunch menu and it include a glas of wine (it was only half a glas) and owner, tat is also the person that serve you (there is no waiter)...More

Thank lunite68
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Took us a while to find it in a city that looks like the countryside at night. No life in its streets. But then the owner chef knew his wines and we just ate what he proposed. How good evertyhing was. Traditional food indeed, but...More

1  Thank Primavino
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Giuseppe Garibaldi, Piacenza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Piacenza  >  Piacenza
  • Phone Number: +39 0523 321029
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