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La Taverna dei Mercanti

Via Santa Chiara 13, 70010 Turin, Italy
+39 011 521 2017
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Santa Chiara 13, 70010 Turin, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked two weeks in advance. Excellent restaurant service. Amazing starters. Reasonable prices. We enjoyed the restaurant very much. We'll be back next time we're in Turin

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bor570_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to know more about italians. Warm and speedy service. I tried a risotto, excellent, and a nice price comparing with other restaurants in Torino, and in Europe in general. To return!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank latecheck0ut
Reviewed 3 November 2018

So many five-star reviews, and easy to understand why. Great regional cooking and a lovely ambience. Cosy and relaxed with a charming host who speaks several languages fluently and provides expert food and wine guidance. You'll be more than happy with anything you order. One...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NickBerry
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Service speedy and warm, quiet location, excellent cousine, good cellar. the waiter has always advised us alwais well. The best bunette I’ve ever eaten! What else?

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Donatella C
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

1. Go to this restaurant. 2. Say yes to whatever the amazing man suggests you should eat. 3. Enjoy some of the best food you'll ever have the pleasure to eat.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank LisaLyme
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Watching the one waiter who handles every table at this very good restaurant is worth the visit alone. He seems to speak every language and handles the ordering and explaining items on the menu for every table with charm and grace. His assistants fulfill the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Loretta231
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing food. We went with the owners recommendations to share 2 pasta starter specials from Turin - best suggestion ever. Then great veal and steak. The chocolate desert was not to my liking but husband loved it. 3 courses, litre of house red, 2 free...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank IZS001
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The waiter and his assistants, he is the only one perform admirably in taking care of a full restaurant. He suggested us sharing some local pasta dishes as well as some eggplant. We were not disappointed. They were all very good. This and a good...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank NeverEnoughGolf
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is a must. It is not labelled from outside so you can not see it until right in front of it. As they say, good things need no loud advertising, people will just know. And it was full. The food was proper amazing,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Artem P
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We had previously tried to get a table here during our first trip to Turin after hearing such good review but it was unfortunately fully booked. During our second visit though we made sure to make a booking and try it out. This place was...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank rr_196
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Robert W
22 August 2017|
Response from Cherry_8 |
Wish I knew. I have tried via Facebook Messenger as that seems to be their 'website'. I have tried the e mail that Tripadvisor gives and the message bounced back saying 'no such user'. Has this restaurant shut?
michael g
18 May 2017|
Response from banny t |
This can be tried. But in general it does not look pretty
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Chiara 13, 70010 Turin, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Turin  >  Turin
  • Phone Number: +39 011 521 2017
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