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La Vigna

Engelgasse 12, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
+41 71 245 00 88
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“antipasti” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“high quality” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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Engelgasse 12, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The chef - Manfred Kahr - usually explains all his guests personally what he has prepared in the kitchen - for lunch the offer one meat, one fish and one veggie option - that's it - no hassle with menu cards etc. I've been guest...More

Thank schmitterrolf
Reviewed 25 June 2018

First of all. There are no menu cards. There's a big board with all the specialities of the day. We started with lots of different antipasti which were delicious. Afterwards we had different type of pastas. Everything freshly made. Even though we were full, we...More

Thank DeNi84
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I don't really want to write a review otherwise too many people will go here and I will not be able to get a table. The owner is really cheeky in a good way and makes you feel at ease by creating a great atmosphere....More

Thank Paddlesnapper
Reviewed 29 August 2017

They do sort of a nouvelle Italian which is good but not classic. They have an incredible wine cellar and very friendly staff. Watch out for the owner Wolfgang though. He is totally crazy.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We started our meal with superb antipasti beautifully presented and left us wanting more to eat. The prawns were presented on a very tasty vegetable sauté which were delicious and polpetti also lovely. Two pastas dishes were then chosen of extremely high quality and excellent...More

Thank leahj522
Reviewed 13 February 2017

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
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
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...More

Thank Benoit_Vinum
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...More

2  Thank lyricskipper
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,...More

Thank Tom V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 92
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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