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L'Osteria del Vignaiolo

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Frazione Santa Maria, 12, 12064 La Morra, Italy
(0039) 017 350 335
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Hours:
Fri - Tue 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 232
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  • 179
    Very good
  • 32
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  • 9
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent food and service of good value

Although there is no view and the decor is not the most visually appealing, the food is excellent and well worth the visit. Great value for money

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
JMarovac
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Avignon
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Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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Melbourne, Australia
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168 reviews 168 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here two nights, they have rooms upstairs which are nice, €70 a double, breakfast is adequate. We only ate there on the first night however as we weren't that impressed with our dinner. The food was ok, some things were much better than others. But no real wow factor like years ago when l ate there many times.... More 

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Avignon
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

Although there is no view and the decor is not the most visually appealing, the food is excellent and well worth the visit. Great value for money

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Joinville, SC
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88 reviews 88 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This is the 2nd time we visit this restaurant. The cuisine is really delicious and they pay a lot of attention to the food presentation. The "pancetta frita" (fried) with sweet & sour peperoni is really different and worth trying. It has a good wine list with accessible prices. During summer and spring time, there are tables in the terrace.... More 

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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112 reviews 112 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Small restaurant located slightly down the hill from La Morra. The 4 of us had dinner here and very much enjoyed it. Genuine local food, very well presented. Everything was just delicious. Excellent wine list, fairly priced. Friendly, hard working, very busy service as the place was crowded. Reservation strongly recommended!

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London, United Kingdom
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116 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

We had a white truffles based dinner. I had the fondente (melted frontina cheese) with truffles followed by the home made past with butter, parmigiano and white truffles. What a treat! The food was superb, the dining room very nice and the staff extremely friendly and helpful. Just remember, white truffles come at cost....... Book well in advance

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Ramat Hasharon, Israel
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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant is located on one of the beautiful roads leading to La Morra. We went there following a recommendation from one of the local winemakers. It turned out to be a good one. The food was very good and very reasonably priced, seating is very cosy both inside and outside, altogether - a great place for lunch, probably very... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The food was good and the service was pretty good. However, when we compare it to the other meals during our 10 days in Italy, it did not make the top 5. One of the servers said we were "strange" for asking for parmesan on our gnocchi (along with a very disapproving glare). Well, the gnocchi didn't have a lot... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Super nice food. Good wine menu. The service though could be improved. Feels like the staff is not enjoying their work unfortunately... Apart from the man recommending superb wine to our choice of food :-)

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Knysna, South Africa
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133 reviews 133 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

beautiful situated, great authentic food...we had phantastic lunch, unfortunately not great white wine on the list.....after all the heavy reds, we dreamed of a nice Friaul white.....I know it is Pidmonte...but! A absolute must on your trip to Alba and laMorra...

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Beijing, China
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57 reviews 57 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

The food here is done well, if not as well as at some other restaurants in the region (Tra Arte e Querce or Trattoria della Posta), but the service is remarkably poor and unfriendly.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Frazione Santa Maria, 12, 12064 La Morra, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  La Morra
  • Phone Number: (0039) 017 350 335

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:15 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?