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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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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
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Hours:
Fri - Tue 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 217
    Excellent
  • 169
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 7
    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
Most recent review
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:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Avignon
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW 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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73 reviews 73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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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105 reviews 105 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 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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100 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 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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18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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
15 helpful votes 15 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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132 reviews 132 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 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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44 reviews 44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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Petworth, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Our wine tasting planned for just after lunch was by close..we nearly missed this restaurant and very glad we didn't,,,and they were able to seat us.

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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: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, 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 have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?