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Il Baluardo - CLOSED

Piazza d'Armi 2, 12084, Mondovi, Italy
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
10 Nov 2014
2 Oct 2014
“Best meal I've ever had”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, French, Vegan Options
Piazza d'Armi 2, 12084, Mondovi, Italy
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Reviewed 11 November 2014

I enjoyed my stay here. Wine enthusiasts will feel like being at the right place as soon as they discover GAJA bottles in the entree. Friendly service, but sometimes not concentrated. We ordered some glasses wine and had to ask 3x for it. But, overall...More

1  Thank OWL-Liebhaber
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Great food, great wine, great service, and a very nice setting, all at remarkably reasonable prices. The owners are very committed to what they do. The personal service was terrific, they care about what you want, and the wine pairings were perfect. These people are...More

1  Thank Geoffrey R
Reviewed 1 October 2014

My wife and I have now eaten several times in this restaurant when we visit this charming part of Italy. The welcome is always pleasant and sincere; the food is fresh, seasonal and frankly outstanding. The wine list is eclectic with a good choice of...More

1  Thank JFMexpert
Reviewed 16 June 2014

This was our second trip to il Baluardo, having dined there several years ago, an evening which left us with such a memorable experience of this Michelan one star restaurant. This time, we traveled to Mondovi for the express purpose of dining at il Baluardo...More

1  Thank beaglegirl11
Reviewed 29 December 2013

We went there with high hopes. It was our first big night out in Mondovi having just arrived from London; and we were all looking forward to being feted at this one Michelin star restaurant. There were 9 of us and we were very warmly...More

Thank Legal_itinerant
Reviewed 12 December 2013

I was on a business trip and our Team visited this restaurant. What a pleasure it was! The food was great (all 20 people agreed), the wine pairings perfect and the service met every need. I only wish I lived here to enjoy the experience...More

1  Thank Ray H
Reviewed 21 October 2013

I've here several times....each surpasses the last. Beautiful restaurant. Overall a super experience. Highly recommended!

Thank KnaveTraveler
Reviewed 21 October 2013

This restaurant deserves all the attention that it gets. Marc Lanteri is a soft spoken French chef who with his lovely American-Italian wife Amy Bellotti have created a divine place that is on top of the hill in Mondovi Italy, between the sea and close...More

1  Thank Dadodan
Reviewed 19 October 2013

Had the opportunity to eat here recently with friends and family and what an experience! We had a array of wonderful flavors prepared before our eyes in the beautiful "theater style kitchen." The wines were paired by our sommelier perfectly with these amazing dishes. Some...More

Thank Brad C
Reviewed 21 September 2013

We were the friends joining David-in-Kent-UK who wrote the last review about this superb restaurant in the delightful old town of Mondovi. From start to finish it would be impossible to fault anything. The ambiance, service and food were exceptional. Each course of the tasting...More

1  Thank Ann P
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza d'Armi 2, 12084, Mondovi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Mondovi
Excellent formal French-Italian restaurant, recently opened in Piazza (old town) part of Mondovi. Italian-French Chef Marc Laterni and his American sommelier wife do a masterful job, creating delicious seasonal dishes paired with local wines in an elegant, modern room with a theatre kitchen and a small coutyard garden for appertifs n open theatre kitchen and a charming pocket courtyard garden.
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