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Osteria dei Catari

Via Solferino 4, 12065 Monforte d'Alba, Italy
+39 0173 787256
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Via Solferino 4, 12065 Monforte d'Alba, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Surprised this family run Osteria doesn’t rate higher. We dined here twice while in Monforte d’Alba. It supports small local quality food & wine producers. Sara, Phillipo et al terrific with recommendations & warm hospitality. Very good quality food, generous serves & well priced matched...More

Thank Vincent M
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner at Catari. The food was very good and the wine suggestion was awesome. The best thing about this place was the warm service, you feel very welcome. They went out of the way to make our toddler feel comfortable and...More

Thank RuwanSilva
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We ate here multiple times. Cozy, authentic setting, greet wine list, lots of choices for everyones taste, and good service

Thank tdm1841
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Monforte twice annually for 11 years, and bar none, this is my favorite restaurant. We have a home in Monforte and we always take our visitors here. Family owned, the meals are always top notch. The appetizers are traditional Piemontese...More

Thank Redconnie
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This osteria is set in an old home with big wooden beams overhead colorful painting on the walls. Our service stated a little lackadaisical, but when servers were switched to English speaking staff, our service dramatically improved. Still, it took us two hours and thirty...More

Thank kstraveler81
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Everything is good about this restaurant. The location is pleasantly rustic, although I was told that the place is actually quite new and decorated in old style. We went with friends and had a selection of food, inclusive of great antipasti, pasta and meat dishes....More

Thank Dierregi
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

This family run restaurant Is a place I wish was closer to where I lived and not half way around the world. Warm and accurate service, great produce cooked beautifully, with a mix of trendy outside courtyard dining or more elegantly and homely indoor dining,...More

Thank Nicholas S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I was with a cycling group, so we had the advantage of local relationships. The food was all very good, and the wine list was impressive. We ended up with a relatively inexpensive (though not strictly cheap) Barolo which was very good indeed. Service was...More

Thank richard_cambridge
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Quite a nice location, though out of the way. We are not unsophisticated travellers and my girlfriend is fluent in Italian. We walked in off the street for dinner so we're not perturbed when we were ask to wait 20 minutes at the bar. Once...More

2  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Do not miss this place. I have had 5-star dining in Paris, Dubai, San Francisco, Rome, New York...name it. Michelin stars don't impress me because they have to sacrifice the personality of the place for for an air of pretentious servitude that renders the experience...More

Thank Brian H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$61
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Solferino 4, 12065 Monforte d'Alba, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Monforte d'Alba
  • Phone Number: +39 0173 787256
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