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Osteria dell Arco

Piazza Savona 5, 12051, Alba, Italy
+39 0173 363974
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“panna cotta” (15 reviews)
“rabbit” (16 reviews)
“gnocchi” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Piazza Savona 5, 12051, Alba, Italy
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1 - 10 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant was full on a midweek evening, and deservedly so. We chose the traditional menu, including tajarin 40 tuorli which evidently requires 40 egg yolks per kilo of pasta, stracotto of veal and panna cotta. It was absolutely excellent, and the service was cheerful...More

Thank Samuel007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expected som good food, but many of the pictures on trip advisor did not appeal to me. Pictures indicated to me simple, rural, not very exciting dishes lacking finesse. Well, the food that I got looked much better that the pictures mentioned. The restaurant is...More

Thank Lars B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very late but still greeted in a positive way. The food was really good. We had a perfect lunch, totally without stress!

Thank GreenLightStar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our party of four arrived Osteria dell Arco soon after it opened for the evening with a reservation ready for good food and a typical relaxing atmosphere. However it soon became crowded and it seemed like all the staff was in a rush. There were...More

Thank happytraveler8888
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing meal with amazing wine Service can be a little long... but really worthed the wait. Need to reserve or go later (21h) Duck appetizer mmm Eggs with truffles really to die for

Thank Gege4444
Reviewed 28 April 2017

A 12 day business visit to Alba and this restaurant was recommended by one of the staff in the hotel. Not easy to find (it's in a little square behind the horses rear in Piazza Michele Ferrero/Piazza Sivona) but well worth a visit. Very pleasant...More

Thank Hermit C
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

A foody trip in Alba would not be complete without visiting this headquarters of 'Slow Food'. It is neatly tucked behind a large piazza, quite tricky to find, but well worth the effort. The interior is typical Piedmont and within 30 minutes of our arrival...More

1  Thank Nick E
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Hidden slightly out of the sight in the inner courtyard off of Alba's main square, this small homey osteoarthritis works a lot with local farmers to promote and support areas producers. Result? Very solid regional dishes with interesting recipes, and a great small town shop...More

1  Thank redheadhunter
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Very good food, good wine and excellent service! What else can you ask? The treat is really delightful, the environment is simple but warm, the rithm is great as they keep you "busy" but still giving you time to rest between different dishes. The quality...More

1  Thank FT1973
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We had lunch in a very snowing day. It was a wonderful meal. The appetizers were very good, and all main courses, as well, but the "star" was the gnocchi!

Thank sergiolicia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Savona 5, 12051, Alba, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Alba
  • Phone Number: +39 0173 363974
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