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La Piola

Piazza Risorgimento 4, 12051, Alba, Italy
+39 0173 442800
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good50%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (33 reviews)
“zabaione” (3 reviews)
“agnolotti” (8 reviews)
Opens in 28 min
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza Risorgimento 4, 12051, Alba, Italy
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Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is crowded and fully booked while truffle fair in Alba, but me and my friends were lucky to had amazing lunch there. Love the food and the choice of wine, service and atmosphere. Would definitely recommend to any of my friends.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Suomilover
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Very good experience. Food was delicious and very fair price. I do really recommend to spend lunch or dinner with friends. I loved it. I will come back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank enricot288
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Had a delicious plin pasta dish filled with cheese fondu and got a small amount of truffle grated on the top not the full 10 grammes, 3 was good enough for me. Nice cheese board too.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank carmellasoprano
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I like the place that looks like a French bistro and is the small brother of a distinguished and well known starred restaurant. A board on the wall indicated what you can chose and prices. The selection of typical Alba cuisine is complete and can...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 793federicol
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Piola is the tratorria associated with a 3 star Michelin upstairs. The influence is clear. This is a delightful restaurant with superb food, professional but friendly service, in a lovely setting.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Vermonttraveller2014
Reviewed 4 November 2018

very good service ...short wine list ...we sent to dishes back ...there are much better choices in the area

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ebdeervalley
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We went to La Piola for lunch the day before we went to Piazza Duomo, and I liked it so much better! They had several fixed price white truffle dishes and were VERY generous with the white truffles. Space was buzzy and inviting. We had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mjsmith1986
Reviewed 25 October 2018

This restaurant offers great local cuisine and wines. Its right in the centre of Alba. Ak´sk for a seat in the back part of the restaurant ´, as the main hall is extremely noisy and you really cannot talk.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nils V
Reviewed 24 October 2018

La Piola is the ground floor restaurant below Albas three star restaurant Piazza Duomo. The food may not be as good as on the floor above, but it isn't far off, and the prices are a lot more comfortable for the wallet! We were there...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ptm27
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Nice truffel dinner with local wine. Very good service, good wine and located in the center of Alba. Brilliant.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jens B
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Response from Alexandsydney |
It was 40-45 euros
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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
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 4:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
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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