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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
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16:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 16:30 - 21:30
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Snoqualmie, Washington
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418 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 

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Thank couplessPS
Issaquah, Washington
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67 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 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 

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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.

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Thank Mindalah
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6 reviews
6 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 

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Thank Brian Y
Kent, Washington
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752 reviews
391 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 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 

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Seattle, WA
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7 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!

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Thank Seattlesun
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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 

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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 

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Thank Jfocht
Kent, Washington
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205 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 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 

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Thank Arthur B
Seattle, Washington
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

I've visited Gianfranco several times, most recently at the end of July, and have always been pleased. It's a beautiful and easy drive from Seattle which you can combine with a visit to Snoqualmie Falls, the casino or just a stroll through downtown. Ensure you make a reservation, as the restaurant is tiny and quite popular. I'd say this restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:30
Monday
16:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
16:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
16:30 - 21:30
Thursday
16:30 - 21:30
Friday
16:30 - 21:30
Saturday
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?