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Il Ciacolon

#171 of 2,765 Restaurants in Turin
Certificate of Excellence
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Viale Venticinque Aprile 11, 10133 Turin, Italy
+39 011 661 0911
12:30 - 14:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:30 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 20:00 - 22:30
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Tuscany, Italy
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280 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

The restaurant name is fitting because the name "Il Ciacolon" means to be a talker. Well the host did just that. She is very gracious and made me feel right at home. I started off my meal with an assortment of "appetizers". You can go up as many times that you want. The food is freshly prepared with a good... More 

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Austin, Texas
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

At times you have an experience that you know is so unique and special that you will never forget. This didn't feel like visiting a restaurant for a meal. It was as if we had been invited to someone's beautiful home for an incredible luncheon. Frederica, the owner, personally greeted us and welcomed us into her lovely setting. She explained... More 

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ilciacolon, Proprietario at Il Ciacolon, responded to this review

Thank you so much. I have really appreciated your words and the way you got.."the philosophy" of this place! I do hope to see you soon and wish you the best Federica More 

Milan, Italy
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

A bit out of the movida, this restaurant serves typical Friuli dishes, with a great formula: excellent buffet starters + 3 types.of menu. Very traditional place and food, excellent service. A must.

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Turin, Italy
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63 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Good location; italian food from Veneto. Self service starters, hot and cold. Very good. After that You'll not be able to eat anything else... Fantastic desserts. Normal main courses (but stop at the starters!!!!) Just a little bit expensive (starters + dessert + water approximately 30 €/person

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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2014

Dined here at least twice over the years and love it :0) The Food The Wine The Atmosphere The Artwork on the Menu :0)

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Vilvoorde, Belgium
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2013

Situated a bit outside Torino centre, not to far from the river bank, still a very characteristic and genuine place. An absolute must for Italian food lovers. Not for a pizza but the extreme traditional and outstanding antipasti-buffet. You have eaten enough if you only taste form half of the dishes. The place looks like an old store: you are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:30
20:00 - 22:30
20:00 - 22:30
20:00 - 22:30
20:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Venticinque Aprile 11, 10133 Turin, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Turin  >  Turin
  • Phone Number: +39 011 661 0911
Ciacolon is one of those places where time seems to have stood still. One of those rare places where you can hide away from the pressing rhythm of everyday life and, at least for a few hours, enjoy the same warm and friendly atmosphere as ever. Greeted with a smile and with the courtesy given to guests, you take a seat in the wide dining room friendly and warm, with the walls stuffed with paintings that tell the story of forty years. At the ringing of the Bell, you get to the buffet where the gaze lose its way along the table of starters, like a child in front the window of a toy store.

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