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Il Cavolo a Merenda

Via Garetti 8 | Zona Pedonale, Centro Storico, 14100, Asti, Italy
+39 0141 172 0250
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
21 Sep 2017
“Best restaurant in Asti”
6 Sep 2017
Open Now
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Garetti 8 | Zona Pedonale, Centro Storico, 14100, Asti, Italy
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

An amazing locals' restaurant with absolutely delicious meals made with locally-sourced products and of course... with love! Suburb Italian wines. Family-feel. Beautiful outdoor dining in the summer time. Would not hesitate to recommend to absolutely anyone, Italian or English-speaking! One of my favourite places in...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank LeeRachelTobin
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have been familiar with Asti and its culinary scene for a couple of years already, and still had to discover Il Cavolo a Merenda. Shame on me. My wife and I spent a lovely summer evening on the cozy streetside terrace and enjoyed a...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank scor1910
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We love quirky restaurants with a local feel, and were fully prepared to love this one too. But when all the ambience and backslapping is aimed at local regulars, and no one seems to have the time to take your order, bring you fresh bread,...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Regina33701
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit here enormously. Very good and very interesting food at reasonable prices. Helpful waiting staff, very welcoming. I particularly liked that there was no wine list--rather I could go and choose the one I wanted, and each had its price attached. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank NStrudwick
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Whe worst restaurant in Asti! Hostess in restaurant was so rude! We waiting 20 min , when she can take the order, but she was standing near, doing nothing, and makes view that we not exist! And when we asked, "could you please take our...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank 954alesyaa
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

It was a pity that I went here on the last night as I would have revisited for sure. The mid week activity was relatively busy and the service was excellent throughout. The owner came to our table explaining the specials of the day which...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank 298MarkW
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We stumbled across this place by accident when walking around Asti looking for somewhere for dinner. Definitely a good idea to reserve in advance, as the restaurant is quite small. In the summer, there a tables outside, and it's a lovely location to sit and...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Angoose77
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Nice location , Small and very comfortable if you like " home atmosphere ". I suggest to call and take reservation in advance if you like invite some peoples : limitation to numbers of tables is the only limitation. Very best regards. Regards

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank giovannicY2190TU
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Nice place , Nice Menu . Not usual plates but using all local food . It's possible to eat special plates not prepared in other restaurants in ASTI . Negative pints : Really difficult take a place if you don't take reservation . Wine :...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank giovannicY2190TU
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Our bicycle tour guide book recommended "Cavolo a Meranda" for dinner. It was splendid good. For antipasti we had among others anchovies with capers and Italian style garpacho soup. Reservation for dinner is needed, otherwise you will stay without dinner. Restaurant is not big. Wine...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank J0rmaM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$79
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Garetti 8 | Zona Pedonale, Centro Storico, 14100, Asti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Asti  >  Asti
  • Phone Number: +39 0141 172 0250
  • E-mail
In a warmand welcoming enviroment, the host's hospytality and courtesy create the impression of being invited at an enjoyable family dinner. Cavolo is suitable for a romantic dinner, for a lunch with friends, for a business lunch or a company meeting. This "flexibility" makes the Cavolo a merenda an ideal place for every situation and moment!
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