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ANTICA OSTERIA DA BIGAT

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VIA MAZZINI 30 32, Acqui Terme, Italy
+39 0144 324283
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12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
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Thu - Tue 12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
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West Hollywood, California
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

as we drove into the town of Acqui Terme, we realized it was late and we were hungry for lunch. After we parked the car, Eliza grabbed me by the hand and we started running down the small streets. she told me you have to taste the Farinata, its one of the local dishes and this place makes it the... More 

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Ideal place for quick lunch meals. Local easy dishes like Farinata worth trying. Friendly athmosphere frequented by local people.

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Thank Bruno2124
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I had lunch there after visiting the local market on Friday morning. They have a very good value menu. The food was good, although probably not entirely home made. But the place is nice and the staff was efficient.

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Burleigh
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3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2014

Being a tourist I was really looking forward to trying some traditional food from the Acqui region. My Nonna is from this area and I was looking forward to tasting all the foods she has raved about for so many years. Antica was cheap but not even worth the price. Very bland food and small portions just thrown onto the... More 

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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2013

Highly recommended- great to have different local food, always full. Antica Osteria Da Bigat - Open 1885. so have to have local pancake! 29 april 2013

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italy
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2013

We have eaten at this establishment several times and every time have the feeling that perhaps we were there on the wrong day as friends continue to recommend this eatery - but we would not and probably won't return. The lunch menu we had last time was not good value and the food very ordinary. One of us had only... More 

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2012

This is where the locals go. Not a tourist in sight. However the menu was limited and the food was disappointing. If you for some reason feel inclined to try their Bollita Mista (platter with boiled brain, tongue etc with parsley) or Brus (cheese mixed with grappa) then this might be a place for you. We had a decent bagna... More 

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Nova Scotia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2012

Not sure why the ratings are so,low for this spot. it is a classic Osteria, best prices you will find in town, and a lively atmosphere. Traditional dishes that were tasty. The service was satisfactory and athe owner was friendly. We noticed many people stopped for a quick lunch, such as the farinata. Not for a fancy meal but great... More 

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metropoli
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2011

is a good place to taste FARINATA. also take away. informal place, always full of people. you can also taste CISRO' and other typical food of Acqui department. enjoy. si vous voulez essayer FARINATA ou Cisrò vous avez trouvé un "bistrot" agréable. au centre de ACqui, prix moderé, reservez ou prenez FARINATA take away.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 19 - US$ 26
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: VIA MAZZINI 30 32, Acqui Terme, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Alessandria  >  Acqui Terme
  • Phone Number: +39 0144 324283

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