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Il Grecale

Via Giordano 8, 12060 Novello, Italy
+39 0173 731193
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Giordano 8, 12060 Novello, Italy
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We had dinner here one evening while staying at Hotel Barbabuc, which is just across the street. It is a very nice restaurant with a very dedicated staff, who will explain all about the wine and food. The wine list is impressive and food is...More

Thank Mette C
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We had the fish tasting menu which was FANTASTIC. This restaurant was recommended to us by Fabio over the road at Enoteca Boero (which he in himself was exceptionally helpful and informative). The atmosphere made you want to be there, the owner/chef had worked/studied in...More

Thank robbieuk26
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Probably the best meal we have had on our trip to the Langhe. As wonderful as Piedmontese cuisine has been, my husband and I needed a break from eating similar things. Il grecale far surpassed our expectations. From the delightful array of amuse bouches to...More

Thank ClaireandAdamB
Reviewed 22 June 2017

In more than 40 years of travelling around Italy, I have never experienced food so inventively prepared, nor so flavoursome as here at Il Grecale. Who could ever imagine lasagne, baked to perfection, being presented in the shape of a large open flower? This was...More

Thank Nicholas B
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Our hotel in La Morra recommended Il Grecale to us in case we needed a break from eating mostly meat based Piemontese dishes. Lucky we made a reservation a few weeks ahead of our trip. The restaurant was packed with local Italians. We were the...More

Thank Kit Lai P
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This 5 year old ristorante in the ridge top town of Novella is absolutely fabulous! The maitre'd speaks good English, the service is good, & the food excellent. Il GrecAle specialises in fish, but I had a very good veal dish.

Thank Leo E
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Had a great lunch here after a Winery tour. The menu covers most of the traditional dishes of the region served in a modern and innovative way and plated to PERFECTION. A wonderful and very interesting experience. They also have a fish menu which is...More

Thank isel2016
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We chose Il GrecAle since it was a across the street from our hotel (no driving necessary after dinner). We were four for dinner and the eating experience was definitely something new in my hospitality experience. The menu was very innovative and one could feel...More

Thank IvanIvanovic
Reviewed 12 October 2015

a Must for all fish lover and .............non! we had a great evening in all the way, food, service and fantastic view!

Thank P B
Reviewed 6 October 2015

We were in Novello and the man of the food market gave us the advice to eat over there.We went in at noon for a lunch. The choice was excellent and the food was prepared " with love" for the Italian cuisine. We were in...More

1  Thank Marleen A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giordano 8, 12060 Novello, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Novello
  • Phone Number: +39 0173 731193
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