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Il Campanile

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Piazza Giuseppe Garibaldi 29, 15076 Ovada, Italy
+39 0143 821382
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Good service, and funny anecdotes since we are Spanish and were making jokes with the waiters about Spanish/Italian/English restaurant words. Btw, fantastic linguine!!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

In the heart of the old city of Ovada. A really nice place with good food for very reasonable prices. The waiters were nice and kind.

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Antwerp
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113 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

On a hot July sunday noon in Ovada we bumped into this restaurant with a great terrace on the main square in old town Ovada. Italy at its best: a rich choice of great dishes and a lively atmosphere with Italian family lunches on Sunday. This is why tourists love Italy ...

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Turin, Italy
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

The place is nice enough, the service is not bad, but the food wasn't as good as we were hoping. First dishes were sort of OK, dessert was really disappointing (chocolate pie with cream).

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seattle
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2015

friendly service and good food for adults and kids alike. Wonderful pastas. plan for a fairly long meal

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Waregem, Belgium
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153 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2014

A cosy, quite modern restaurant at a small piazza in Ovada. You can eat outside and inside. Plenty of staff, friendly, good service. Choice of pizza, primi, secondi at good prices. We were surprised by the large portions. There is also a wide range of sea food. The children ate pizza, the rest chose a secondo of grilled meat and... More 

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Inverness, California
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199 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

I don't know what is the matter with grumpy dunces who have given this place bad reviews. But check out how many reviews they have posted and how many places they have been. Then check me out. I know my stuff and this place is the greatest. The owner and all the staff are molti simpatici. Dolcetto di Ovada -... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2014 via mobile

Large and tasty traditional Italian dishes. Friendly atmosphere. Fair prices. Bottom line we enjoyed it.

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Brussels, Belgium
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2013

Recent Italian reviewers have been underwhelmed, but when I had lunch there with two children, the overall experience was pretty good. The restaurant is in a piazza in the centre of town and has a high ceiling and large windows give it an airy feel. The pizzas had crispy bases, it depends how you like them, but we enjoyed them.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Giuseppe Garibaldi 29, 15076 Ovada, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Alessandria  >  Ovada
  • Phone Number: +39 0143 821382

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