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Osteria Del Vicoletto

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Via Bertero 6, 12051, Alba, Italy
+39 0173 363196
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Tue 11:59 - 14:00
Thu - Tue 19:00 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 11:59 - 14:00
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127 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate lunch at Ostetia Del Vicoletto. They have a rich menu of local dishes and wines. The restaurant is nicely furnished and tastefully decorated. The food was great. Had Tadjine as starter and braised beef as main. The vegetables that came with the beef were a bit overcooked. Fairly priced.

Thank Timmie B
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was the best meal we had on our trip in the Langhe. Very reasonably priced for the quality of food, presentation & service. The pasta & gnocchi were delicious & perfect portion sized. plenty of well priced wines.

Thank 994Dil
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Good wine recommendation and fairly good service. Disappointed with the pasta dish, lacked flavour. Lamb though was beautiful and so were the accompanying vegetables (would have liked more). A good chocolate fondente and homemade ice cream to finish. A good meal. Would only go back if I couldn't get into my favourite place in town Enosfizioteca Conterosso!

Thank t0by181
Hong Kong, China
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

with high expectation, had dinner on a sunday evening, fully booked, we had the last table near the entrance. the veal is quite ordinary and not much flavor, bit on the dry side too. the fowl slightly better but not gourmet standard. price is reasonable.

Thank danielklee
New York City, New York
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334 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We only had one night in Alba and chose well! We had crispy guinea fowl in rosemary, lamb shank, lentil soup with crispy bacon and great wine. Nice ambiance and service.

Thank Doby47
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

There is a lot of care in this restaurant. Beware: few tables, gets easily full. Reserve in advance. All our dishes were spot-on. This team knows very well their craft. Note: you can buy some antipasti and other food to take.

Thank f g
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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3 reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The restaurant is beautifully decorated, the owner welcoming and the food is to die for! Every single dish we ordered was simply delicious! We tried the other well known Restaurants in Alba, but personally, Osteria Del Vicoletto surpassed them all.

Thank PapillonCB68
Province of Piacenza, Italy
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Hidden in small lane and not so easy to find. Actually that day we couldn't find a table in other two restaurants. When we passed by and saw it we decided to give it a try. The food was just good as it should be in good ristorante of Italy. The "cardi", as an antipasto, was the most impressive dish.... More 

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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

A small secluded (can be hard to find :) restaurant in Alba with all the traditional dishes perfectly executed and some more modern variations, all worth tasting. A complete and reasonable wine list, attentive service, and reasonable prices - what more could you ask for.

Thank CTeverywhere
Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We stopped in last minute for a late lunch and luckily were accommodated. We each had a first course and shared a main dish. Everything was excellent. The gnocchi in cheese fondue with white truffles is a local, fall dish that was perfectly made and for me, is gourmet comfort food. They have a good selection of local wines. This... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:59 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bertero 6, 12051, Alba, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Alba
  • Phone Number: +39 0173 363196

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?