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Osteria dell'Eremita

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Piazza Mazzini, 8 | Tel 0141 204276, 14033 Castell'Alfero, Italy
0141204276
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Superb by each criteria:)

Best food in the region, family restaurant with superb vuisin and service. We trusted the owner for vine and he choose perfect red for 15 euro only. It is hard to choose from perfection of culatelo with figi, or pasta with camomile or vitelo at piemonteze. I would say that you will not make mistake... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 2, 2016
aleksandra s
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Belgrade, Serbia
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123 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Best food in the region, family restaurant with superb vuisin and service. We trusted the owner for vine and he choose perfect red for 15 euro only. It is hard to choose from perfection of culatelo with figi, or pasta with camomile or vitelo at piemonteze. I would say that you will not make mistake what ever choice you make... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner made by the family who runs the restaurant (grand mother for the Pasta, mother as a chef, daughter for waitres and father for the wines and drinks). Pasta's were very tasty and veal was perfect and soft.

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I dined here 23 September 2015 and very much enjoyed the venue, the home-cooked local produce and the simple but elegant service. Excellent wine list and good value overall. Family run business with grandad out front, grandma in the kitchen, daughter serving and (I think we understood this correctly), the pasta is hand-made by the mother-in-law. Great... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

A surprise! This family restaurant with the mama who cooked an excellent meal. Great ambiance, perfect wine, mother in the kitchen, dad, daughter and granddaughter were serving us. When you're in the neighbourhood you must visit this authentic Osteria.

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Brive-la-Gaillarde, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

A great place to eat with friends, the pasta dishes are outstandingly good with delicate sauces and pasta so fine you can see through it. No visitor to this restaurant should leave without tasting the pannacotta this without a doubt is the best I have ever tasted, this includes Michelin 3 stars!! The family are all involved and are just... More 

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stratford,canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2011

What a gem, to find an authentic and tiny, family-run osteria, in the pretty village of Castell'Alfero. Just 10km north of Asti. Lella makes what is undoubtedly some of the finest pasta and meat dishes anywhere, and her husband Gianni serves with care and a great sense of humour!! Beautiful daughter Sandra takes the orders and will steal your heart.... More 

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Toronto and Chennai
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139 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2010

If you're in Castell'Alfero then it's convenient, though not in the same league as Ristorante del Casot above the village. The food is authentic but unassuming. A table in the corner is reserved for the hermit

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Piazza Mazzini, 8 | Tel 0141 204276, 14033 Castell'Alfero, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Asti  >  Castell'Alfero
  • Phone Number: 0141204276

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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