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La Pioda

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Via Saroch 604, 23030 Livigno, Italy
+39 0342 997610
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12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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Castel San Pietro, Switzerland
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

if you're spending some time in Livigno, you should try once the ristorante la pioda, with a tipical Valtellina's cuisine. great entry plates, type of pasta and of course the tipical plate "la pioda" you will cook by yourself 4 types of meet on a hot ston with 4 sauces. you have a big list of wines from italy (expecially... More 

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Italy
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Wonderful place inside Livigno village. I wished that my friend from Chicago tasted the special food made in this part of Italy. We have had a couple of nice dinners, with very good food (expecially "La Pioda di carni" and Sciatt" and very good wine. My friend was very satisfied about this restaurant. Very romantic dinners and congratulation to Luca... More 

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Milan, Italy
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196 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is barely outside the pedestrian area of downtown Livigno (1km). Great eating there both indoor and outdoor for lunch. The food's SUPERB! We were a large group and everyone was quite stunned by this culinary experience, all the way through dessert. Great price-quality ratio. A MUST in Livigno.

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Thank Mainox
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We came for a lunch on Monday - the place was nicely busy and the food was excellent!! I had lovely fillet of dear with local mushrooms and my wife took local speciality pasta pizzocheri - all was delicious.

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Thank Oleg M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Do not miss the opportunity to have dinner at La Pioda. Great food, great service in Livigno downtown. Totally worth it.

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Thank Roberto N
Boston, Massachusetts
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Came here for lunch with high expectations based on ratings. Did not come away disappointed. Were the only customers in the entire restaurant. Very friendly and attentive waiter suggested us non-meat dishes. We had schiatt for starters - delish!! Then we split their fantastic pizzoccheri and polenta with porcini. Extensive wine list worthy of fine dining places. Very homey atmosphere.

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Thank Vlad R
Brussels, Belgium
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

We had such a great experience in La Pioda we went a 2nd time in one week with a a group of adults and kids. La Pioda offers great food and an excellent service. Waiters are taking their job very seriously although spontaneously. They are very helpful and ready to guide you through the menu card or to fulfill your... More 

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Thank Joeri W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Had an awesome time here! Great restaurant to experience Livigno and Italian food and wine. Good flavoured food and well presented. A must do experience!

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Marco C, Proprietario at La Pioda, responded to this review

Thank you for the good review. We do our best to offer lovely moment to our guest and is always beautiful to read your comments. My best regards Marco More 

Aalborg, Denmark
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100 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this place by our guides. Definetely worth it. Great service and the pre-dishes were amazing. Only minus was the bread, which in general in my taste, needs some improvement in Livigno. The main dish was a little bit too much, but good taste. Worth a visit.

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Thank kph87
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

If you look for a serious gourmet place then book your table as soon as you arrive. No compromise cuisine, professional personell and very nice place to taste great food and enjoy life or time with family/friends. I was to see the kitchen to say loudly "BRAVO!!!" to everybody who worked on our speciel experience that evening. You might want... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$58
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Saroch 604, 23030 Livigno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Sondrio  >  Livigno
  • Phone Number: +39 0342 997610
Description
Typical Restaurant in Livigno. Extremely warm and welcoming. Local specialties, the Pizzoccheri Valtellina, game, mushrooms and meat cooked on a hot stone. The desserts: apple pancakes with warm vanilla and cinnamon ice cream, sorbet creamy Braulio and buckwheat cake with caramelized apples and elderberries.

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