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Osteria La Libera

Via Elvio Pertinace 24/A, 12051, Alba, Italy
+39 0173 293155
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“trippa” (3 reviews)
“carne cruda” (4 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Elvio Pertinace 24/A, 12051, Alba, Italy
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I write with a great deal of skitzofrenic emotions. I got the starter with rabbit and it's one of the best starters I have ever had simply fantastic main course veal which was very good. Nice surroundings. Thy have a great wine card but when...More

2  Thank Torben K
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

One of the worst food experiences I have possibly had and I travel the world in search of great food. Sure there have been some misses along the way but not like this. The service here is appalling! The manager (if you can call her...More

2  Thank VibhaDaniaDhawan
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice modern ambience with soft lights. The food was really amazing in particular the egg raviolo with white truffles. We where advised by the restaurant for the wine and we were very satisfied by it. The only remark is that the restaurant needs at...More

Thank Guido U
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Location: right in the heart of Alba Atmosphere: modern, warm, cozy, beautiful design Service: friendly, a bit slow and understaffed when busy overall acceptable FOOD: it's hard to choose! Short menu based on the local best dishes prepared according to the traditional way and presented...More

Thank Alessio L
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We so enjoyed our lunch at this highly recommended restaurant in the middle of Alba. Our appetizers were "cotecchino", a pork sausage, and a plate of local antipasti. We followed with the local pasta, "tajarin", and a ravioloni filled with egg, cheese, and spinach. Each...More

Thank john w
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Arrived for table at 14.00.We were seated given water and not attended to until 14.25.They then let us order, but 2 courses on the main menu had already been removed from list. The scallops were first class, as was my main course, but long interval...More

Thank craig i
Reviewed 25 October 2016

My husband and I were looking forward to having lunch at La Libera on our last full day in Piedmont after reading good reviews of the restaurant. Unfortunately, the poor service really ruined it. We ate there on a Friday afternoon not particularly busy. It...More

Thank Kit Lai P
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Beautifully designed interior and a nice atmosphere. Food was high quality and the white truffles on the tajarin was plenty (fixed price).

Thank shebsgaa
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Nice small modern restaurant. Huge selection of wines. Nice pastas, great fondue with truffles, nice desserts. A bit expensive. Service was just ok, but they were extremely busy for Alba truffle festival.

Thank Bruce4fun
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The stories are true, the food, staff & over all ambiance are all refined. Treat yourself(s) to fine meal. You won't regret it for a moment.

Thank John L
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i prezzi medi di un pranzo normale
23 April 2017|
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Response from coteco62 | Reviewed this property |
Scusa il ritardo nella risposta ma non avevo visto la notifica. Per prezzo normale - non caro per Alba - intendo un prezzo di circa € 40 con vino per due portate. Forse anche un dolce da dividere
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Barbara E
Volevo prenotare in questa struttura per una cena per due persone. Non abbiamo esigenze particolari. Volevo solo sapere piu o meno quanto si poteva andare a spendere dato che neanche sul sito ci sono prezzi o menu. Grazie
2 January 2017|
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Response from AnF1984 | Reviewed this property |
Se non ricordo male, con una bottiglia di vino, un antipasto, un secondo ed un dolce, si arriva sui 35/40 €.
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Quanto costa in media un pranzo con tagliolini al tartufo e vino? grazie
12 October 2016|
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Response from Umberto S | Reviewed this property |
il tartufo bianco è legato alle condizioni di mercato e comunque fino a fine novembre è parecchio caro , calcola 15 euro in più per una grattata di 7-8 grammi su un prezzo medio di 50 euro per un pasto con una buona... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
20:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
12:30 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
12:30 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
12:30 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
12:30 - 14:30
20:00 - 00:00
12:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Elvio Pertinace 24/A, 12051, Alba, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Cuneo  >  Alba
  • Phone Number: +39 0173 293155
  • E-mail