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La Piola

Piazza Risorgimento 4, 12051, Alba, Italy
+39 0173 442800
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza Risorgimento 4, 12051, Alba, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recommended for dinner or lunch - reservations may be required. Great wine selection - vegetarian options - friendly, efficient service

Thank Diarmuid K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great atmosphere, lovley ambience wit excellent service and very taisty food. We sat in the covered front courtyard looking onto the square. The staff was very welcoming and friendly. Great selection and presentation of dishes. Their pasta is delicious and fresh.

Thank JetsetDiaries
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

La piola We chanced on this restaurant while exploring Alba. It was early, at least for a Friday night in Italy, around 7.45 and the place was empty. After a wait while the Manager sorted his reservation list we got a table inside the restaurant....More

Thank Wanaklions
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came with a group of 15 and they accommodated us easily. Had a delicious pasta with fresh shaved truffles!

Thank Lindsey W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have made eating at La Piola during our annual trip to Alba a must do...the menu is expansive and covers all the piedmont hit's you'd expect but they do it better than anyone other restaurant. A few favorites are the agnolotti de plin, the...More

Thank AngPTravels
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Located on the main square of Alba, with good views. Nice modern bistro. Staff is friendly and helpful. The food is good, I had Agnolotti with meat and the pumkin flowers followed by "Fior di Latte" ice cream, all good. Yes it is touristy but...More

Thank TandTSwitzerland
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We had lunch here in La Piola,and we enjoyed a very good meal. The Vitello Tonnato was really good and the pasta too. Good service.

Thank sebipla
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

It's in the middle of a busy square and maybe a bit touristy but the menu was good and so also the quality of food at reasonable prices. So yes we liked it.

Thank Mats H
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing, everything was fresh and delicious. The location in the piazza, in the heart of Alba is perfect. Well worth the trip.

Thank SS0712
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Visited La Piola last evening. It was a last minute decision and turned out to be the worst diner experience in Italy. I started with a salad with rabbit. The dish was tasteless. The rabbit that was hardly there, was dry. My wife took vitello...More

Thank Dirk S
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18 October 2016|
Response from maldini3 | Reviewed this property |
Go on the website everything is there for you to see. Can't believe anyone could ask such a stupid question
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:15 - 16:00
12:15 - 14:30
19:15 - 22:00
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19:15 - 22:00
12:15 - 14:30
19:15 - 22:00
12:15 - 14:30
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12:15 - 14:30
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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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