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Caffe Torino

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Piazza San Carlo 204, Turin, Italy
+39 011 547356
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07:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 00:00
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87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here on a sunny spring day whilst in Turin for a few days. The restaurant is situated in a lovely setting on the historic Piazza San Carlo. Our food choices of spaghetti vongole (clams) and tuna steak with mesclun salad were excellent and we'll prepared. The clams could have been slightly fresher, however, although the tuna was... More 

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Thank Andrew T
Northwich
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340 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is one of those elegant cafes that are a pleasure to sit in, or even to stand at the bar. Not the cheapest of course, but the place is light and spacious. Great choice of snacks available.

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Thank jonessb1
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

It was this winter. By accident we stayed for a short while, but we would like stay for longer! Completely different world: the celebration of drinking coffee with a delicious cake in historic place! Great!!!

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Thank wojtek m
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Really to avoid. Too much expensive. Standing up 4 glasses of water , listen to, ONLY 6 EUROS. DISAPPOINTED AND ABSOLUTLY TO AVOID

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Thank frapaslopresti
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Despite the initial appeal as you walk through the door..Disappointed with the drinks.. Luke warm and very expensive!

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Thank Tony A
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Nice unrushed coffee break with pleasant staff. Amazing historical location. Good time good fun good coffee and priced accordingly. 12 euros for two coffees is steep - but worth it -- once!

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Thank Derek_Law
Supply, North Carolina
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We were both exceptionally impressed with our experience over lunch. From the truffle on eggs to the great salads the experience was top notch. We were jaded in our view by our waiter. He was well dressed in his jacket and tie and had the perfect balance of presenting the meal with panache and style. He made the experience. So... More 

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Thank Jordan D
Sharon, MA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

The atmosphere alone made it well worth a visit to this historic cafe. The interior, with its barrel-vaulted ceilings, elegant chandeliers, long display cases, and pretty marble floors, harkened back to an older time, while the al fresco seats on Piazza San Carlo offered wonderful views of the surrounding square. Even if we found the coffee and desserts a bit... More 

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Thank DGandSAG
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

You must have coffee, lunch or a snack here as it's an iconic place. An institution since 1903 and definitely worth a visit. Friendly service, nice wait staff and not expensive by Australian standards.

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Thank Eileen d
Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Originally went in just for draught beer and slice of pizza. Ended up having a delicious pastry, too, and finished off with the Turin treat of Bicherin ( coffee and cream served on top of melted chocolate. Try it! Do eat inside because it is like stepping back 100 years. Superb surroundings and staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 00:00
Monday
07:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 00:00
Thursday
07:30 - 00:00
Friday
07:30 - 00:00
Saturday
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza San Carlo 204, Turin, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Turin  >  Turin>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +39 011 547356

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