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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” (30 reviews)
“vitello tonnato” (11 reviews)
“white truffle” (12 reviews)
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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

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.

Thank carmellasoprano
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Federico L
Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

Thank Vermonttraveller2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank ebdeervalley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank mjsmith1986
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

Thank Nils V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Ptm27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Jens B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has a nice menu...and the food was very good. The house (white) wine was excellent (though it's not local and instead, comes from Sicily). It is a casual place and you can't go wrong here. Be aware that there is no sign giving...More

Thank Avrumeleh B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was recommended by our B&B host. We definitely enjoyed our meal. Pastas were delicious. Recommend ordering the ragu.

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19 October 2016|
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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
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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