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SA Piola Restaurant

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Vico Santa Margherita 3, 09124, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
+39 070 640 4245
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12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 16:00
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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

I only been once and a half.I will explain the "half" shortly, but for now let's focus on the review. The restaurant is in a nice location on some narrow steps and is very cosy. In the owner's intention, this should have been a restaurant serving elaborate Sardinian food. In reality, the attempt is sloppy and pretentious. The quality of... More 

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Faenza, Italy
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

I had dinner with a group of Americans, Canadians and Australians and it was a blast! excellent dinner, the staff is always welcoming and smiling, good pace for the courses, nothing was wrong. I highly suggest to try this restaurant in Cagliari if you want to experience some local Sardinian food

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Essex
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Pasta is first class, service is great and what a wine list. Just what you would expect from a good old fashioned Italian restaurant, and a glass of Muscat with the bill. Perfecto!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

There was a table outside and we asked if we could sit. The waiter asked us to wait and gave permission to sit after couple of minutes. Later he came with the table cloth. Atmosphere was ruined in beginning when the waiter forgot our drinks. He was inside so we couldn't wink him either. The place wasn't really full. We... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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83 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We loved this place. Ordered the 12 course degustation which includes food from the land and the sea and it was a pleasurable feast. Also, special mention to the wine we ordered- Buio, a local red made from Carignane grapes.Sensational, and only 20 euro.

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Assemini, Italia
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

My youngest son (8) said: "nice, but wouldn't come back again". The place is lovely, service was excellent, but the food was not as good as expected. Also, it was clear that cheese and ham were left outside of the fridge on a very hot day... Maybe good for tourists not expert of sardinian food... Not as good as expected... More 

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Milan, Italy
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180 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We were 36, so a huge group, with a well defined menù. We had super traditional food from Sardinia with tasty offer: fish, fregola, meat, dessert and a great wine. Lovely position, close to the very center. Personnel were super kind! Furniture is really cute.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Fantastic food in a very nice setting. Great service. Be careful when you order: the portions are quite substantial!

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Sunshine Coast Australia
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46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

Quaint restaurant recommended by our BB host. The restaurant is unusual in that it is like a narrow room with atmospheric decor reminiscent of an old farm house or winery. You climb stairs from the street to the entrance and then descend again to the indoor seating area. Possible to sit outside but it was a very warm night so... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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52 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

A semi-hidden (up an alley/ vico, but signed) cove of delicious Sardinian food. We had both food of the land,and of the sea and both were great. The staff were very accomidating to our initially cranky 2 year old. Nice "cluttered" decor, although I hear the music selection was a bit sad if one understands Italian. Price on par with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vico Santa Margherita 3, 09124, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Cagliari  >  Cagliari
  • Phone Number: +39 070 640 4245
Description
Tipicall freshest ingredients dance from the market on the cutting board and jump in the pan, to give somersaults to your palate.Dal mercato freschissimi ingredienti della Tradizione danzano sul tagliere e saltano in padella, per regalare capriole al tuo palato.

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