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Piazza Risorgimento 4, 12051, Alba, Italy
+39 0173 442800
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12:15 - 16:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:15 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 12:15 - 14:30
19:15 - 22:00
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

First dinner during our Easter weekend in Piemonte. Nice selection and presentation of dishes, everything fresh and tasty. It seems you should book a table as it was packed. Very nice location too, you can ask for a table inside or at the front patio. Try local specialities.

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Thank KaroM M
London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a gourgeous meal at La Piola, the personell were polite, the stuffed pastas were really tasty and the cakes were delicious, we spent 70 euros for 1 shared starter, two mains, two cakes, and a glass of wine, if price would have been 60 would have given it five stars. Still definitely a very good choice for eating... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We had lunch a couple of weeks ago,food was great and service too. The waitress look after our table and she was very friendly, nice and very attentive to everything,we share one entree fassona tartare and after i try ravioli with arrosto sauce. I enjoy the dessert too zabaione and gianduiotto fantastic and prize not too expensive.

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Thank birillo62
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60 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

The restaurant has an ugly conservatory (unless you like them) but inside it is a nice place with enthousiastic personnel that like to help you with serving their great weekly menu's from the board. Try the tartufo with pasta.

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Thank paularps
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Planning to have some white truffles in October/November? You must go to La Piola! It is a laid back local restaurant with dishes to die for... be it during the white truffles season or not.... The location is central, with an outside seating area which is also closed in glass during colder months, overlooking the Piazza and the Duomo! A... More 

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Thank Alexandra D
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Big menu, something to please everyone, service is quick - not a 3-hour lunch, for those occasions when you don't want one, and good for larger groups.

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Thank CTeverywhere
Copenhagen
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256 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

See we were warmly welcomed in this fairly ordinary looking restaurant and it made us feel good. Service straits away with good attention. We got very different food and all were very pleased with the quality especially taken price level into consideration. Definitely a good choice

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Thank Torben K
Istanbul, Turkey
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136 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

It is located right in the heart of the city. Dining rooms is very spacious and seems to be very popular by looking at the number of people eating there. However we are not very impressed particularly with the service. They are pretty slow and mixing orders. We did not get what we ordered although we waited quite a long... More 

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Thank Amkunt
Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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134 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Charming little Italian restaurant in the heart of Alba! The service was very good and the food was very good as well. We are in Alba for the White Truffle Festival so naturally we had white truffles almost every meal. Their traditional egg pasta dish would have been good regardless of the sauce...the cocotte was outstanding...highly recommend you give this... More 

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Thank John L
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Excelent dinner, we were in 8, starters, pasta, dessert and very good wine for €50/person Very friendly staff!

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Thank Ivan S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:15 - 16:00
Monday
12:15 - 14:30
19:15 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:15 - 14:30
19:15 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:15 - 14:30
19:15 - 22:00
Thursday
12:15 - 14:30
19:15 - 22:00
Friday
12:15 - 14:30
19:15 - 22:00
Saturday
12:15 - 14:30
19:15 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Risorgimento 4, 12051, Alba, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Alba
  • Phone Number: +39 0173 442800

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