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Parol Osteria

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Vicolo Caserma 4, 24065 Lovere, Italy
+39 (0)35 960818
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wed - Thu 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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  • 348
    Excellent
  • 231
    Very good
  • 50
    Average
  • 27
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent food and service

Although the people in the restaurant did not speak fluent English, they were very helpful when I was trying to select my meal, and gave an excellent recommendation. Coffee was delicious! They kept checking that everything was ok. Ambience is pleasant and relaxing.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Marina S
via mobile
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the people in the restaurant did not speak fluent English, they were very helpful when I was trying to select my meal, and gave an excellent recommendation. Coffee was delicious! They kept checking that everything was ok. Ambience is pleasant and relaxing.

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Thank Marina S
Zagreb, Croatia
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

very tasty food and friendly staff. food is very nice decorated on plates. large parking lot near the restaurant. three course meal is ca 30-35€ without drinks. I'm very glad I visited this restaurant!!

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Thank Goran S
Chiavenna, Italy
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70 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

We have been here for lunch, and we were told it was quite late to order a la carte (it was 2 pm), so we went for the daily menu and... What a surprise! Two courses (Primo and Secondo), water, half liter wine and espresso for 20€, total for two people! The pasta was super and the octopus salad was... More 

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1 Thank Jade A
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Very friendly and informative. Good prices. Main course could have used some more salt and flavour, however the antipasta and thepasta were spectacular!

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Thank Nico S
Edinburgh
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Checked this place out on Trip Advisor and the reviews were great so we thought we would give it a go. SO glad we did. Really doesn't look like much from outside but this place is well worth a visit. Food was excellent local fair, good choice of local wines and the service was lovely. Don't be put off by... More 

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1 Thank sheehlb
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Although the restaurant is situated in an alley, without sea view, you should go! Service and politeness are a 10 out of 10 Food is fabulous And they have a changing table for baby's in the lady's room. We definitely come back again

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1 Thank Marja L
Terni, Italy
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

The title "Osteria" means that location and food want to be in line with the tradition of the place, with its history and culture and customers look for popular foods. In reality the location is inspired to contemporary design and the food is tasty and sophisticated but very far from the tradition of the place. Changing the title would help... More 

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Thank Griso M
Groningen Province, The Netherlands
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

I was here on Thursday last week. I saw the reviews at TripAdvisor and everything what is written is right. The waitress didn't speak English that well, but she did a great job to explain the menu to me. Too bad it wasn't that busy, but I had a great dinner and if you are in Lovere, go there for... More 

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Thank koens602
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This restaurant is unique. I had risotto with fish and chocolate. It sounds weird but it was a great combination. I loved it! They give great advice on the wine and food and it is a great ambiance.

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Thank Marith B
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Loved this place - went based on Tripadvsior reviews and so glad we did. It was empty when we went (off season and at 7pm) but this didn't detract from anything. They had an English version of the menu which was very helpful, and the dessert menu changes everyday based on the ingredients they have. We had a spaghetti dish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Vicolo Caserma 4, 24065 Lovere, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Bergamo  >  Lovere
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)35 960818

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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