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Osteria dei Catari

Via Solferino 4, 12065 Monforte d'Alba, Italy
+39 0173 787256
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“risotto” (6 reviews)
“wine list” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Solferino 4, 12065 Monforte d'Alba, Italy
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got stood up at another Osteria in town, and dei Catari squeezed us in, which was our luck. Charming setting, and typical Osteria style dishes with an impressive winelist - as it should be in Italy's best wine district. But handing out golden grapes...More

Thank petertorndal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is right in the Monforte city center, sublime. If you want to try the typical, definitive, Langhe food and wine go there! People are very kind and honest in suggesting the best wine and food combos. One suggestons: try the cheese mix!

Thank Alberto S
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We were fortunate to find this wonderful restaurant tucked away in the village. The food- the wait staff could not have been better. It was so good that we came back on the second night to enjoy it once more. Hats off to a great...More

Thank jbk829
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The owner of our hotel recommended this restaurant, and I'm not sure we would have found it otherwise! We have been to Monforte before, but this was a up a side street and very hard to find. However, the food was very good and the...More

Thank lbclarkster
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here but limited ourselves to a Primo Pasti course as we did not want a big meal. I expected the two different dishes we ordered to be full of flavour but not so. The bread was dried out and had clearly been cut...More

Thank Kiwi-Traveller2
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We return here time and time again because the excellent food is home cooked by this lovely friendly family and they make you so very welcome every time. Can't wait to return.

Thank jackmurphy3
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

As usual in Monforte the outside tells you nothing. Inside lots of character and lovely dining area. The food is straight forward well cooked and presented. The staff are very friendly truly interested in you having a good time. Good value all round.

Thank CheshireladAscot
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is a great casual osteria serving slightly modernized Piemontese cuisine. The service was very good.

Thank Scott O
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Went there just to see how it is. Was so good that I came again two days later with some friends. First time I ate risotto which was made with local Barbera wine. Best I ever had. Tasting menu was great. Portions were not just...More

Thank skerimaa
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Catari is a lovely restaurant right in the heart of town. The setting is romantic and the food is delicious. The risotto alla Barbera di Monforte was truly superb. A special thank you to Gianni for an amazing bowl of risotto. Francesco delivered extremely professional...More

Thank californiatopiemonte
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$34 - US$56
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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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