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Alcova del Frate

Via Ponte Pietra 19/a, 37121, Verona, Italy
+39 045 800 0653
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (23 reviews)
“sardines” (11 reviews)
“salad” (20 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Ponte Pietra 19/a, 37121, Verona, Italy
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1 - 10 of 210 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Near to Ponte Pietra this bar has only a few tables and chairs, but a wonderful display of cakes and tasty morsels. And the coffee is good

Thank Kule Dude
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped in on a cold day, thinking I would treat myself to a well-cooked plate of Spaghetti Bolognese. Having a tight budget, I had just that and nothing else and I think this may have antagonised the waiter, since when it came - MUCH...More

Thank tallsophy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like other comments got ripped over wine. A local wine was recommended and although told it was about €20 turns out it was €70. Food average at best. Far better restaurant further in the old town with better food and service.

Thank IanSueB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tiny eating place closed se to the old town with a very cozy atmosphere. Just stepped in you may have a look to the kitchen on the left. Quite large staff compared with the dimension of the room. The menu is not so vide but...More

Thank Giovanni Battis... R
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Rude waiter and rip off drinks prices. Be careful and check prices and bills . Extremely rude waiter

2  Thank DaLEVN
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The restaurant is on Via Ponte Pietra and is divided into three main places, one is the restaurant proper which cooks really nice local food, one is a sandwich bar for those who don't fancy a full meal and one is an ice-cream/cakes place for...More

1  Thank JanusLondon
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Our group sampled many items from the menu: meats, cheeses, polenta, foie gras, salad, pastas and tartar. All very tasty, well-constructed and nice presentation. We also had an Amarone recommended by the waiter that was amazing. Hoping to match or top this meal on day...More

1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Just a stop by for a snack and wine 🍷 in our hotel neighborhood we had great pasta ravioli with eggplant 🍆 in sage sauce and a fresh organic salad greens and tomato A great find and s glass of smarone Yum

Thank Morganna
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Recommended by the concierge in our hotel, we ate here on our first night in Verona. Great service, a beautiful a2008 Marchesi Barolo, mixed ham shared for starters and baked sea bass and pork for mains. A memorable meal. Great service and great ambience. Recommended...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Entertaining, fun, delicious food. We shared the sardine appetiser, then one of us had gnocchi with Gorgonzola and walnuts and the other a pietra salad of chicken with most unusual aspic pieces of an apple/mustard/vinegar. Plus wine of course. A great lunch.

Thank Ankalima
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$62
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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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