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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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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
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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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
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Malmo, Sweden
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42 reviews 42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
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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Finland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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Fredrikstad, Norway
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128 reviews 128 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 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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chamonix
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

love the selection of wines. love the food assortment they put out for aperitif. love the unusual décor -up, down and around each corner. love the owner and his genuine love of wines and food of the region.

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Milan, Italy
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

This is not only a fantastic restaurant but also a romantic hotel ...with only 6 rooms. Everyting is craved in to the rock....don't miss !

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San Francisco, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We were greeted by a rude, unhelpful, abrasive hostess. Well, I wouldn't say greeted. She avoided eye contact, rushed by multiple times, and pretended we weren't there. I started to think I may be walking out of this place but because everyone had great things to say our group decided to order a drink, relax, and explore the house. The... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

We've come here many times for dinner and it is a truly unique place. The mix of old and new architecture, a truly spectacular wine list, great service and and many of the typical Piemontese dishes with a modern twist, make le case della Saracca one of the 'must do places' in the area. Your host Guilio is very thoughtful... More 

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Perth, Australia
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Staying at Montforte in the beautiful Villa Beccaris, we were tempted not to leave it. But it’s very quiet there. So for some night life , we walked down hill for 200 meters to Le Case della Saracca, a beautifully restored old building, now operating as an enoteca and casual restaurant (and it has six accommodation rooms). It’s a great... More 

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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We popped for a drink on the way down from our hotel to a restaurant lower in the town. A good selection of wines by the glass & advice on choice from the owner. The bar was covered in plates of nibbles - olives cheese meats etc to which you help yourself for free rather like Tapas of old. Loved... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • 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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