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Le Case della Saracca

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via Cavour, 5, 12065 Monforte d'Alba, Italy
0173 789222
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Nice food..

Very friendly staff. Although the place was full, still the atmosphere was relaxed, so one could really enjoy the fabolous food. Great choice of wine, and excellent suggestion from the waitress. Had a great evening

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Very friendly staff. Although the place was full, still the atmosphere was relaxed, so one could really enjoy the fabolous food. Great choice of wine, and excellent suggestion from the waitress. Had a great evening

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Holte, Denmark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I have been visiting Luglio and his very nice colleagues many times in Monforte, and It is always a pleasure. Unbeatable interior which is a must to see. A wine list with wines from Piedmont you don´t find in many places - impressing, and a kitchen with typical local food. Don´t miss this opportunity. Lea

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I'm still not sure we weren't all dreaming: there were 5 of us enjoying a very dry Franciacorta, Italy's (almost) secret Champagne while eating heaps of beautiful cheeses and salami in a room carved out of sandstone. Cabled, plexiglass steps and clear landings lead up and downstairs to other carved dining spaces from this tiny barroom. The bar itself appeared... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I came here on my own as I had a few days in Piedmont after attending a friends 40th before flying bak to Australia and wanted to explore the countryside. I'm not sure if it was because they were busy or because I was on my own but I felt like I was an inconvenience and although my waitress was... More 

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Arzier, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

It had been 8 months since our last visit to Saracca and we could not wait to get back to this amazing historic restaurant. We even returned with our extended family with us to experience this amazing place. On this night though it was fairly standard and nothing really stood out, neither service, food, food portions or the overall experience.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Le Case della Saracca is two things--a tiny wine bar with a generous selection of free appetizers, and an excellent restaurant housed in a series of cave-like spaces, many lit by candle light.

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Malmo, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

This relaxed but ambitious restaurant is located in a lovingly restored building in the middle of the picturesque little town. The climb up the hill is well worth the effort. Nice bar, great Piemontese food but it's probably the building itself that will stay in you memory.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I visited this restaurant with a friend last monday for dinner. We tasted some wines from their really impressive wine cellar (and quickly visited the cellar as well), and chose a great great Cavallotto 2005 for dinner. We both had lamb chops, which I believe were the best I ever tasted, served with fried vegetables and mixed salad as a... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

This restaurant is spread over three floors in two buildings, with a very modern interior. Original staircases and walkways lead to tables here and there, for groups of varying sizes. Huge selection of wines. Aperitivi at the bar. Traditional Piemontese food served with some unconventional combinations also (grilled cheese & banana?). All in all, a lively and friendly place to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

This is perfect for trying some of the great barolos with variety of older crus. Food is decent but the wine wins - go in the cellar that is impressive...

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Address: via Cavour, 5, 12065 Monforte d'Alba, Italy
Phone Number: 0173 789222
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Monforte d'Alba
Cuisine: Italian

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  • Address: via Cavour, 5, 12065 Monforte d'Alba, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Monforte d'Alba
  • Phone Number: 0173 789222

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  • Cuisine: Italian

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