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Osteria del Boccondivino

Via Mendicita' Istruita 14, 12042 Bra, Italy
+39 0172 425674
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“panna cotta” (11 reviews)
“truffles” (8 reviews)
“pasta” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Via Mendicita' Istruita 14, 12042 Bra, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is where the slow food was created- it seems they have forgotten this... Located in the old town, lovely courtyard seating, really charming. The staff was not friendly and they were very slow (slow service instead of slow food...) Food was disappointing. The starter...More

Thank TandTSwitzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice garden, good food, ok staff and a litle to many tourists (as me). The food is good, but not the best, good wine list and very nice prices (lunch 35 euros all included). The staff could have been a litle bit more enthusiastic....More

Thank einar e
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service. The veal tartare is wonderful. The 40 yolk pasta with butter and sage is very special. And the panna cotta is to die for. Not to be missed. Linked to but not part of the slow food institute. Beautiful out door...More

Thank hrspivak
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The appetizers are amazing, and the famous gnocchi is also good, but mine was slightly overcooked. The deserts are also good. Nice Piedmontese in Bra.

1  Thank carololiveira
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This place has a big history on its shoulders and it does hold it well . . after only few bites it transfers you to the wildness of Slow Food philosophy, and the magic hands of the chef and his team. The service was excellent...More

1  Thank KizAnd
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

... Or, we could also say "don't judge the book by the cover". During winter time, the place does not welcome you: is essential and a little distant; the place as the personnel: professional and technically ok . But as it come to Food...! It's...More

Thank Merendina285
Reviewed 2 January 2017

It is always nice to visit this reataurant, both for the location and the food. To reach the top though we would like a more serviceminded servants!

Thank BF M
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Having lunch at the origins of slow food... It sounds as good as it is! I was immediately attracted by the idea, and so were my friends. We reserved a table and arrived just in time! We tried one of the 5 course lunch formulas,...More

1  Thank G0sh0
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Surprisingly busy but service was first class. Snails with onion compôte and raw veal to start were a great indicator of what was to come. Simple, earthy delights. The seasonal homemade tajarin pasta with copious unctuous butter sauce and rare white truffle was a brilliant...More

Thank Matthew J
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Cod to start, and then the best pasta dish i have ever had with white truffles (and they didnt skimp on the truffles).The pasta was '40 egg pasta'. So they take 40 egg yolks and mix with 1kg of flour, Very very tasty.Beautiful colour.As i...More

1  Thank craig i
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Mendicita' Istruita 14, 12042 Bra, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Bra
  • Phone Number: +39 0172 425674
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