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Trattoria La Vigna

412 20th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2002
+1 409-497-4927
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“homemade pasta” (15 reviews)
“tiramisu” (14 reviews)
“veal” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
412 20th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2002
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Looking for a restaurant walking distance from strand on a sat night and came up with this. On 20th st at market. Current road works so had to drive around a bit. Parked in street. Booked ahead so 10 min wait for table. Wife ordered...More

Thank Stevey1631
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Grilled Octopus for appetizer recommend! Grilled shrimp with veggies and Chilean snapper excellent! Authentic Italian food thanks to Salvatore and Pina! We will be back!

Thank maritza_marchetti
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each time I visit Trattoria La Vigna I feel like I just had a meal at an Italian Aunts house. The atmosphere is super warm and cozy and the prices are really good and the portions are large. She introduced us to octopus with her...More

Thank Joanna Y
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

First time to visit, and it was delicious! We both had veal dishes: I had the Marsala and my husband had the one with olives. We both loved our meals. Veal was great!! Service - by Olga - was wonderful. Salad was lovely, the bread...More

Thank Angie P
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Our Uber driver Chef Nick took us here after our original choice was closed. It was very busy for a Wednesday night but service and food was amazing. Focaccia was pillowy soft, the pasta was amazing. We actually ordered another serving to take out for...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The downtown location is cool and there is ample parking in the lot behind the restaurant. The decor is quaint, old school Italian cafe and the acoustics are awesome. It was rather crowded, however, it was not noisy at all. Reservations are recommended and with...More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Ensconced in an old building close to the Grand Opera House, this Trattoria offers classical Italian fare, mostly Southern Italian, with expertise in the kitchen and pride in the output. The Octopus and Calamari were outstanding, the pasta was fresh and the veal dishes excellent....More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Never have been disappointed with the food or service. You can tell the family is involved and care about their guest and the food they are offering.Go!

Thank dgroves11
Reviewed 16 December 2017

the food here is above great, all home made main dishes and desserts. they have a wide variety of wines to match the main course. service was very good as is the general atmosphere. a bit on the pricey side but the flavor and portions...More

Thank fred d
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Being first generation Sicilian, it was like going back home. Authentic and lovingly prepared, the homemade pasta was wonderful. Gracia was a delight, friendly and attentive. You want real Italian? This is real Italian!

Thank M G
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19 March 2017|
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Response from David_Brossette | Reviewed this property |
I've never had a problem finding a place on the street within one block. Might have a problem if there is an event at the opera house,
19 March 2017|
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Response from NenaSexton | Reviewed this property |
There plenty of parking space acroos the street and next to the restaurant
Mary L
9 December 2015|
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Response from Har43484 | Reviewed this property |
I have seen the bar in the back room and I'm not sure how extensive their liquor selection is. But just place a call, they will be more than happy to help you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 20th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2002
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-497-4927
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