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Gianfranco Ristorante Italiano

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8150 Railroad Ave SE, Snoqualmie, WA 98065 (Railroad Ave SE & SE River Street)
+1 425-888-6621
16:30 - 21:30
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Auburn, Washington
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love, love, love this eatery! Have dined here several times and have consistently been impressed. The family owned and run attention to your night out is not something you often experience in the States anymore. They are passionate about authenticity and fresh ingredients. Have tried a different dish each time and Wow! The osso buco dinner and mushroom gorgonzola appetizer... More 

Thank ThistleReads
Snoqualmie, Washington
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468 reviews
282 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

We eat here every so often- very local=- which to me means friendly, local people go a lot- and local people own it. The scale is small and intimate-but the menu is ambitious and has depth. I am on a diet lately so I have avoided the pasta dishes but my guy tells me they are good- and certainly big... More 

Thank couplessPS
Issaquah, Washington
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72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

A great little Italian restaurant in Snoqualmie. The wine selection is solid - including both local Washington wines as well as a large assortment of Italian to choose from. The food is - if not totally authentic - a wonderful rendition of Italian cuisine. We've had quite a few different dishes an none of them disappointed. Service was impeccable and... More 

Thank Entiat
Philly suburbs
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Beautiful cozy restaurant. The food was absolutely delicious and portions were on the larger size. So I suggest sharing an main entree. The owner/hostess could not have been friendlier and accommodating.

Thank Mindalah
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

For my 14th birthday I ate here for dinner, as a time to commemorate the occasion. The food was pretty good despite the fact that the meal portions were a bit too much for me to chow down, and the atmosphere was romantic with a dark candle-lit ambiance. It practically felt like I stepped into the streets of Italy itself,... More 

Thank Brian Y
Kent, Washington
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862 reviews
444 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We came here for dinner before going to see Huey Lewis and the News at the Snoqualmie casino. We were under impressed. The food had ingredients that had clearly been frozen with a rubbery texture and lack of flavor. The cheese and meat plate was quite nice, it was just our entrees that disappointed. This is a restaurant that we... More 

Thank Rehsinup19
Seattle, WA
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Always friendly and happy to see you. Never had a bad dish yet. Their Monday through Wednesday special is one of the best in King county. Keep up the great Work Cheers!

Thank Seattlesun
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

My wife and I, visited Gianfranco Restaurant experiencing truly wonderful meals, especially Mike’s Misto Mare (hopefully I got the dish name right) which was to die for. The next night I had the same dish at another Italian restaurant, this time in Issaqua. While the presentation in Issaqua was professional and the food good, compared to the meal and our... More 

Thank Mike D
Sammamish, Washington
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Friends had come in from out of town to celebrate my retirement.....cozy and warm interior, prompt and gracious service! Extensive menu...friends had ordered lasagne, seafood ravioli, I had the pork loin rolls in sauce with au gratin potatoes and beautiful firm vegetables.. The sauce was very flavorful and rich... Lasagne portion was huge and seasoned perfectly. Ravioli had crab and... More 

Thank Jfocht
Kent, Washington
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207 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Indeed, as the other review mention, the restaurant is small and lacking in decor. There are some kind of vinyl table covers that serve as table cloths, and there are paper napkins. To their credit there's a pepper mill on the table. Service is friendly, maybe a little amateurish, but not bad - and pretty quick. We ordered the antipasto... More 

Thank Arthur B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8150 Railroad Ave SE, Snoqualmie, WA 98065
    (Railroad Ave SE & SE River Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Snoqualmie
  • Phone Number: +1 425-888-6621

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