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Osteria del Borgo

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Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 19, 12061 Carru, Italy
+39 0173 759184
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Today
12:30 - 15:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:30 - 15:45
Mon - Tue 12:30 - 15:30
Thu - Mon 19:30 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 12:30 - 15:30
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Thatcham
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125 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great place!! Real Piemonte food, bollito misto and all local food, owner so good and wine choice eccellent, could not raccomando enough

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Thank cry70
Bakewell, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Four for lunch 1 Italian 1 from UK 2 Israeli. Great service and help with the menu followed by wonderful food and more good service. Really can't think of anything bad or even poor to say.

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Thank Chris C
Thatcham
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125 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

great place, done 100 KM just to go and eat the bollito misto, lovely family run place, wine excellent and food home made with local specialities,

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Thank cry70
Itala, Italy
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40 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

We found this place through trip advisor, lovely place lovely people!!! But the best things there is the food!! Delicious.... When we go to mondovicino outlet after shopping go there is mandatory!!! Lol Posto fantastico cibo divino... La battuta al coltello è una cosa indescrivibile.... Mi farei 45' d macchina tutti i giorni c quel piatto!!

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Thank DodyNails
Melbourne, Australia
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211 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

we arrived on a busy Sunday lunch without a booking and the restaurant was booked out. I noticed a small table in the kitchen and asked if we could eat there. The owner said her husband was about to have his lunch there and could we return in half an hour. It was pouring with rain and we were literally... More 

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Thank Frangipani12
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27 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2015

If you want to taste the real Ox here is the place. I live here and I suggest it. Carne cruda di bue, tagliata di vitellone/bue e torta di nocciole con zabaione: this should be your menu!

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Thank frencyocc
Santa Cruz, California
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101 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2014

After five days on our own in the northern Alba area, we returned to an area just south of Alba for a full day with 55 of our friends on a tour bus from our own village in Como. We spent a full day visiting the squash festival and a winery, with the full traditional boiled meat lunch at this... More 

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Thank JohnInItaly
Glasgow
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2014 via mobile

Very nice restaurant with tipical but elegant italian food. Atmosphere was very friendly. Good prices.

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Thank Jair C
Nice, France
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66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2013

We were sitting in this restaurant to have lunch and saw that many people ordered the bollito (pot-au-feu /bony stew). We were used to eat it in France thus we also selected it. This was the right decision because it turned out that their bollito is really exceptional. You can select at the table the cuts you prefer or want... More 

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Thank Roland B
Trondheim, Norway
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2012

We were nine friends travelling from wineyard to wineyard, and were recommended to take a lunch at this restaurant. A really special experience. After a very delicious starter and the "obligatory" pasta, we were served from a trolley placed at our table. We could choose from all parts of an ox (not all parts were that tasty (!)), but all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:45
19:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:30
Thursday
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 19, 12061 Carru, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Carru
  • Phone Number: +39 0173 759184

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?