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Bottega Restaurant

2240 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2922
+1 205-939-1000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2240 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2922
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Place was recommended by several friends and websites and it didn’t disappoint. Service was great even though the place was full. Food delicious, well prepared and presented. Prices very affordable for the quality of the food.

Thank simoncarlo3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service ok, food ok overall just okay and nothing to brag about. I think it was very over priced for what you get. Don't go too hungry. Charged us each a 2.50 cent cake service fee which I believe was in poor taste on the...More

Thank CuriousSouthernChick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this restaurant! I will definitely go back on my next trip to Birmingham. The food, service, and ambiance are all 5 star.

Thank carolmdcruz
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We dined last night in the Dining Room, or the formal side, of Bottega last night. We have enjoyed the Cafe side many times and the food there is quite good; however we wanted to finally try the other side. Let me tell you we...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Bottega is always superb in every way - from the ambiance to the service to the food. Frank Stitt would not have it any other way. :-))) Do have their Parmesan souffle to start with - a signature dish. The steak is so tender, the...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Casual Date night for the wife and I, so we elected to sit in the cafe side. The menu, service and atmosphere were fantastic! I cannot speak for the fine dining but we will have to try it on another visit. It can be hard...More

Thank Chef_205
Reviewed 5 April 2018

This is the Hidden Jewel of Five Points. Hard to find at First, but worth the search. The place is high speed, a little loud in the Cafe side, but the service is excellente! The hostess and server were very helpful and professional. The food...More

Thank P3902RQwilliamp
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I have eaten over twenty times at Bottega even before I moved to Birmingham to live. The entire menu is simply a culinary delight. My wife and I once had the chef simply set us up and it was one of the extraordinary culinary experiences...More

1  Thank George A
Reviewed 30 March 2018

I live in Southside and only get to come here a few times a year. Truly the best , food wise and service wise, in Birmingham. Frank Stitt is renowned in the industry. The bar has amazing drinks. A true staple in class and quality....More

Thank daniellebethune
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Match weekend and we forgot to make reservations! The restaurant was full but a table became available in the little bay window. Score! Our waiter was one of the best we've ever had. He was there when we needed him but didn't interfere during a...More

1  Thank Mona P
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12 April 2017|
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Response from kp7236 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
15 November 2016|
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Response from Jaygill3754 | Reviewed this property |
Easy to walk into, but very crowded and hard to navigate inside
Anna W
23 June 2016|
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Response from RCaborn | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the restaurant to learn if they take reservations. I would guess that they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2240 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-939-1000
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