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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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Closed
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Fri - Tue 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The waiters here are very nice. The all the dishes they serve are great!!! Go there, they are the best. We certainly will come back again.

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Paris, France
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59 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is really a pity that the service does not match the quality of the food! The dishes were more sophisticated than the average and the prices are reasonable. Unfortunately, the younger blond waitresse was unfriendly looking as if she does not want to be there. Little attention and a bit of an attitude. The other persons were better although... More 

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St. Albert, Canada
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice outside patio with a view of the vineyards. Salad, pasta and a glass of wine 25 euros also included an amuse Bouche and a sweet plate with the bill.

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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290 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Every time we stay in Barolo we have dinner at the Osteria del Vignaiolo. It is always a fantastic Piedmontese dining experience. Authentic food, creatively cooked to perfection. Wide selection of very good wines at a decent price. Great atmosphere. Booking is recommended. We had: Amuse-bouche: Insalata Russa con Coppa di Parma Antipasti: Vitello tonnato; Insalata di carne cruda; Cappesante... More 

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Belgium
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119 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

Since many years we visited the Vignaiolo on several occasions. Menus are good and sharply priced. Good winelist. The only small side remark is that to our opinion there isn't a lot of variation in these menus.

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Austin, Texas, United States
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Great place, great food! Small restaurant that takes care with each and every dish. We were here during a truffle festival nearby and the waitress added a huge amount of truffles to my pasta. A much smaller amount would have tasted equally good and the cost of the truffles for 3 was well over $100. The food itself was wonderful.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

We had been here a few years ago and loved it- and it is still just as great. Very nice and helpful staff. Every dish was delicious, including the gnocchi, pasta, meat and dessert, just like your Italian grandma would have made it (if you have one...) . A real gem!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

After a shaky start, the blond behind the counter was quite brusk, we had an absolutely delicious dinner enhanced by a friendly and expert waitstaff. The placed was packed so make sure you make reservations. Closed Tuesdays & Thursdays.

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Barcelona, Spain
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

We went to this restaurant given the good reviews in TripAdvisor and as it appeared in the slow food guide (but that should certainly be reviewed). I cant remember of a time where I have been as poorly treated as here - and looking back should just had simply left. The three servers that attended our table were not only... More 

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Cannes, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

Stopped there our first day in Piedmont but the restaurant was full for lunch. Made a reservation for the next day and did not regret it. The restaurant is set on a small hilltop, in the hamlet of Santa Maria, among the vineyards, with outside dining when the wether permits it . The food is excellent, and generously served, with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?