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Il Giglio

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Via San Domenico, 4,, 10122 Turin, Italy
+39 011 436 5021
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 14:00
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Mon - Sat 19:30 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 12:30 - 14:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We had a delicious meal in this restaurant on a saturday evening. The english speaking owner was very friendly and helpfull. The food was extremely tastefull. We both strongly recommend this restaurant. Closed on sunday. Also open for lunch. It's wise to make a reservation. He had to send away around 20 people because the restaurant was full. 011 436... More 

Thank Patrice C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

A very quaint and delicious restaurant. The best for seafood and wonderful service. Pleasant atmosphere. Clean restroom. Excellent service English and Italian

1 Thank Blair M
Lyon, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

If you want to try typical and delicious italian food - do not hesitate a second. You will be incredibly surprised and if you're french you'll get the menu translated into French by the boss.

Thank ANNA H
New Orleans, Louisiana
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

This place was a good find, the trio of raw fish was amazing, served with olive oil, lemon and sea salt. The seafood pasta was awesome and definitely big enough to split! Entree of swordfish with olives, capers, and tomatoes was delicious. The tuna entree, I thought, was a little lack luster. It was seared well, but lacked any sort... More 

Thank Emily M
Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015

We were recommended to this quaint, unassuming restaurant by a man at the car rental agency, who said that he often brought his family there for meals. When we arrived, it was clear he was not the only one. The place was packed with families of locals - always a good sign when looking for authentic, delicious local food. We... More 

3 Thank Victor C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2015

an honest cuisine in a humble atmosphere. charming waitresses, open kitchen (through an open shutter), typical italian interior (a bit shoddy but by experience those are the best). fresh ingredients and no nonsense cooking are the secrets of fine cuisine. the housewine was a bit pale but the taste of the dishes made up.

Thank Jeroen V
Shanghai, China
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Love the location, in the old town. The food is just great, top quality ingredients. The owner is very friendly and speaks good English and Spanish. Very nice wines, not expensive at all. Open till late!

Thank NinatheCat
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

Excellent seafood restaurant in the center of Turin. Nice atmosphere, good service, friendly waiters that will be happy to help you choosing the best dishes. Highly recommended! Ottimo pesce nel centro storico di Torino. Atmosfera semplice, personale garbato e pronto a offrire consigli sui piatti. Da provare!

1 Thank Umberto L
Saint Joseph, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2014

We actually fell upon this little place after a rude rejection from L'Acino two doors down. The owner is wonderful, explained every dish and the best, they had room for us! Great food, great ambience, the best olive oil in town. We remembered it a month later!

1 Thank msucarole1
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014

This is an absolutely fantastic seafood restaurant that I cannot recommend highly enough. The owner was highly attentive and explained all dishes in detail - recommending some excellent choices. The food is divine with an absolutely buzzing atmosphere. Make this top of your list and sample the delights of the sea!

1 Thank TheTrustedAdvisor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Domenico, 4,, 10122 Turin, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Turin  >  Turin>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +39 011 436 5021

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