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Piazzale della Vecchia Segheria 1, 12046 Monta, Italy
+39 0173 975569
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Piazzale della Vecchia Segheria 1, 12046 Monta, Italy
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

I’ve made it a point over the past several years to largely avoid restaurants that attempt to modernize classic regional dishes. In my experience, the “soul” of the dish is too often lost. At Marcelin, however, the chefs are able to masterfully balance the soul...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank BillUbell
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Of all the dinners and lunches we had in Piedmont, Marcelin was the most surprising. Innovative interpretations of classic local dishes. The plin with the cream of parmezan and drops of residu of burned onion was legendary. Accompanied with a 2003 Lorie pinot nero, this...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Diedje
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I had chance to try this restaurant two times during my business visit to the town. This restaurant is an exceptional on menu and service level as well. The seven dishes menu (both times) was unbelievable. I got the information about each dishes but to...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank screeny77
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Top notch. Creative. Beautiful. Delicious. We went for lunch and decided to come back for dinner on another night.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank BellaFetta
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Exceptional service - extremely efficient, smooth, and quiet. Exceptional food starting with an amuse platter with at least 7 different items. All unique. Great main courses. Dessert was a sugar shell that looked like an egg with panna cotta inside with a passion fruit "yolk"....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank JerseyGirl555
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Was recommended this restaurant from the local winery, and it turned out to be a great and positive surprise! By far the best restaurant we visited in Piemonte on this trip. We were four in the party, took two courses each with a mix of...More

Date of visit: July 2017
2  Thank Kakan2
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

A very calm dinning experience. The cooking is very good and to a high level, tastes, textures & flavours to intrigue the mouth. A very generous place to share a meal. Enjoy

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Recommend by a local and simply awesome food and service, wine pairing was amazing! This is a must if you're in the area.

Date of visit: September 2016
2  Thank Trevor R
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

After the day on fiera di tartufo in alba we went to eat something outside of the city far away from the confusion of alba.we choose this restaurant with the family. Very nice and polite waitresses, elegant local, good atmosphere and delicious food.we choose the...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Kasia B
Reviewed 17 September 2015

We had a marvelous lunch at this wonderful restaurant today. It has some of the most imaginative and innovative cooking that we have found in Piedmont. We had their version of a Traditional Menu, at 45 Euros. The amuse bouche was a delicious cod ball....More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Robert S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$55 - US$72
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazzale della Vecchia Segheria 1, 12046 Monta, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Monta
  • Phone Number: +39 0173 975569
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In the earth of Roero Hills, in a strategic location few kilometers from Alba and Turin, there’s the Restaurant Marcelin. Located on the main square of Montà, it’s part of accomodation center which hosts also the hotel “Casa Americani” and the creamery “Art-è” serving homemade ice-cream. Today the Restaurant Marcelin, which in the past was home to the workshop of an eclectic craftman, proposes an innovative and modern cuisine made exclusively with local products. A valuable wine list with wines from the territory and a selection of international wines.
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