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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

We did not like the atmosphere as this restaurant was awfully full and we do not like to share a table with strangers. The site was very noisy and we had to wait almost an hour for the food. The waiters are indifferent to the...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank asoloviova
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is old but charming. The pizza was very good. We had a house wine which was delicious. The waiters were very friendly.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank JackyAig
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Cozy atmosphere, and delicious food! One of the best meals of our trip. The Gorgonzola cream sauce is absolutely amazing! The staff spoke enough English and were very pleasant and patient with our inability to speak German. The atmosphere was pretty with candles glowing on...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Suzanne R
Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

A great Restaurant with a cosy atmosphere. Eventhough a small Restaurant we were there with 15 colleagues and had a wonderful evening. The Tonnato I had was perfect. Just the little tuna taste that it needs to have as an extra for the meat. The...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank carstenksieiwjw
Reviewed 8 February 2015

We enjoyed this restaurant with some friends who eat there often. It was indeed a great find. A comfortable, cozy, welcoming Italian restaurant with well prepared, fresh food! Prices are extremely reasonable and the service is great. We enjoyed the antipasto plate for the table...More

Date of visit: February 2015
Thank CindySanzotta
Reviewed 9 October 2013

On a recent trip to Germany we had a lay over in Stuttgart. Looking for a nice (non-Swabian) restaurant for dinner we chose Riva based on other recommendations on this website. It was wonderful! The food was fresh and delicious and served by a very...More

Date of visit: October 2013
Thank Shelley U
Reviewed 1 August 2013

I have been to many italian restaurants around the world and quite a few of them in Italy. Riva always ranks among the best of them and i firmly believe that their bruschetta is the best i have had. The pastas are all good and...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank Rikard W
Reviewed 23 June 2013

The restaurant has a nice feel inside and some outdoor seating as well. My party of four ate outside and enjoyed it. The service was a little slow to take the food order and deliver the food, I also ordered a desert and that took...More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank thung88
Reviewed 20 June 2013

Clearly a neighborhood favorite - lots of local folks strolling by stopped for a chat with diners. Even though we americans showed up without a reservation, the waiter found a table and treated us very nicely. Lots of diners had pizza, so we took the...More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank SpeedyMcWhistler
Reviewed 14 October 2011

In my opinion, this is the best Italian restaurant in Stuttgart (and I've gone to a lot!) The salads are fresh and tasty, and the pizza/pasta is delicious! I recently returned from a trip around the Tuscany region of Italy, and Riva still ranks at...More

Date of visit: September 2011
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