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Alcova del Frate

€€ - €€€
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
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Via Ponte Pietra 19/a, 37121, Verona, Italy
+39 045 800 0653
10:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

First we didn't get what we ordered. And when we complained, the manager just walked away, wile I was talking. Very rude! At the end, we had to pay way to much for what we ate. Very disappointing!!!

1 Thank SimonaBrauchli
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Best place to have some good appetizers, special the cheeses (formaggio) and cocktails!!! Ask for the red meat tartar with mustard sauce or just pls ask to The manager (Maximo his name) to bring you his favorites appetizers.

Thank Filipe C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best lunch here. Everything from pasta to tuna was perfect. Bonus, we had the best tiramisu of our life.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great Food Service is OK Great Wine List The salad was wonderful and the Pasta was Excellent The location was near the old bridge

1 Thank Bonarrigo
Moreton-in-Marsh, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

White tablecloths at a pavement cafe in the shade: we loved our lunch stop at Alcova del Frate. We shared a fois gras pate with four home-made pickles or jams and toasted brioche. Divine. Be aware of over-ordering - a plate of meats or cheeses is too much for one person. Next, Gorgonzola gnocchi for him and asparagus ravioli for... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The worst experience I have ever had in my life. I have never been treated so poorly in a restaurant. Very rude. I was treated as a tourist and they were obviously after my money without respecting me as a customer. Originally I was told I had only 1 hour for the table. Then I was told that if I... More 

1 Thank Maria-Christina K
Aberdeen, Scotland
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

The food was acceptable but the staff were awful, i wish we had looked at the bad reviews of this place before eating there. Our waiter was appallingly rude. He didn't look at us while ordering, i had to repeat my order. He looked confused at my starter grabbed the menu and grunted it wasnt available. The same with my... More 

1 Thank Budsmistress
Irvington, New York
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I usually get annoyed when in Little Italy in New York City, the waiters go after you with the menu in their hand. So did Simone at Alcova del Frate, on an empty night. But his seriousness and knowledge and delivery made this a try for us. In retrospect, it was an Italian journey. Or a theatre with dinner included,... More 

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Kununurra, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The best meal to date! Yes they recommended wines which was great as they know their wines better than anyone else. This is the full dining experience so if you are after a quick cheap meal look elsewhere. Although we thought the price was very reasonable. Great work to the whole team! Given us another reason to return to Italy.

Thank 802jd480
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent food af every course. Fantastic wine. Fabulous staff. We would eat here again without hesitation.

Thank desmi63

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$62
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ponte Pietra 19/a, 37121, Verona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Verona  >  Verona
  • Phone Number: +39 045 800 0653

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