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I Panigacci

Via Giovanni Chini 11, 21039, Valganna, Italy
+39 331 204 4157
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“t bone” (3 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
“flatbread” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Steakhouse, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Via Giovanni Chini 11, 21039, Valganna, Italy
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We went as a family on Mother's Day, so it was quite crowded. The menu is simple around meat, many types of steaks, little alternatives for non-meat eaters. Having said that the meat is really tender and tasty. Service was somehow slow due to the...More

Thank SeH215
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Very good meat in a nice remote area...highly recommended...good service !! Cooked rare and bringing you hot plate to cook at your flavor...

Thank bareketg17
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Located a short drive from the main road this restaurant is beautifully placed on the mountainside. The food and service were excellent and is definitely worth a try. We had starters, main, dessert and payed a little more than a hundred euro including drinks. (2...More

Thank Pippibob
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Went here with a friend from the area. You need to know the place exists, as it is located along a side road on the steep slope facing the lake of Lugano, on the border between Italy and Switzerland. It goes without saying the panorama...More

Thank Carlo R
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I have never been to a better steak house than this! We turned up without a reservation and the chef "Maurizio" managed to get us a table on what was a packed night! First class! Timeless night! They have beef from all over the world...More

Thank Dean W
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The food was really good! I got a set menu for 18€ which included panigacci (small flatbread) with meat and cheese and a HUGE steak with 3 kinds of sides (veggies). At the end of the meal they offered sugar cubes soaked in alcohol, which...More

Thank nkl25
Reviewed 26 June 2016

This is one of the best restaurants we've ever been and every time both food quality and the service is amazing. You need to try the Panigacci as a starter and then one of the T-Bones - made rare and then served on the stone...More

Thank Brygada_RR_1987
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

This place is kind of hidden up a mountain, you will find no signs whatsoever so we relied on the navigator. The restaurant is simple but warm and cozy and the staff is nice. What is even better is their food, high quality salumi (cold...More

Thank Piero P
Reviewed 24 February 2016

We got lost twice trying to find this restaurant, even with the help of a navigator (not to be surprised.) It was quite a trip going blindly up a mountain with no sign or indication where this place is located. We tried our luck and...More

Thank Sherrylou09
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Located in the mountains, not far from a well-known hotel-restaurant just down the mountain... Rustic simple atmosphere with a fireplace were “panigacci” and steaks are cooked... Their house dish panigacci is a hearth cooked flatbread made at the moment by using unglazed terracotta saucers previously...More

Thank Tualie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giovanni Chini 11, 21039, Valganna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Varese  >  Valganna
  • Phone Number: +39 331 204 4157
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