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La Vigna

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Engelgasse 12, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
+41 71 245 00 88
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Canton of Appenzell, Switzerland
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103 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like this restaurant very much, I love the food their. The selection of the food and wine is great and the quality very good. A reservation is most often very necessary at the weekend at least two weeks in advanced.

Thank mentholjij
Morschwil, Switzerland
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

a very pleasant italian style restaurant - friendly and efficent service, quality meals and a very large wine selection. ideal for business lunch or a special diner for two

Thank Ernesto R
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2014

There is no doubt this is one of the best place if you want to eat italian in the area. The pasta's are truly delicious and like it always should be... like in Italy! The wine selection is very good but I'm always sad to see that even such a place that presents itself like a wine bar brings you... More 

Thank Benoit_Vinum
Portland, Maine
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82 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2014

There are bigger, hotter restaurants in St. Gallen. Certainly there are restaurants that are more expensive. But somehow La Vigna is just right. It's cozy, charming, great food, outstanding wine list, warm but correct service, central location -- what a nice combination. I've been twice now, and both were great experiences. Last time I had a local chicken dish that... More 

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

It is a medium sized restaurant, with a good choice of dishes. Would I really like are the small dishes. So you can choose a lot of different tastes and have a very personalized dinner. Good quality food, balanced tastes, good advice from the staff, great wine list and enjoyable ambiance. Nice place for a relaxing dinner with friends

Thank Tom V
Kamnik, Slovenia
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2013

Excellent food, good wine and good service. Ambient is small, so expect to squeeze a little. If you like Italian food, you will be very satisfied.

Thank Iztok G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2013

I'm Italian and I really enjoy with my wife and my daughter the food and the service. The prices in Switzerland are quite high, but your money in La Vigna are well used.

Thank Antobella-italia
Atene, Grecia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2013

The food is fine, but too much expensive. Don't order a glass of wine: they will bring it in a big, empty glass

Thank GiuseppeAtene_Grecia
Abtwil, Switzerland
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90 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2012

Nice small, cozy place with good people/food! The owner is very friendly and his suggestions are not the most expensive dishes on his menue as a lot of other places are.

Thank RuediAbtwil_Schweiz
St. Gallen
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2012

Italian cook, nothing boring about his food. High quality. BEST wine cellar in St. Gallen. Great service. Austrain owner but he's nice anyway.

Thank CreganSt_Gallen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23 - US$92
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Engelgasse 12, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of St. Gallen  >  St. Gallen
  • Phone Number: +41 71 245 00 88

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