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Bottega Restaurant

2240 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2922
+1 205-939-1000
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“souffle” (24 reviews)
“onion dip” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Italian, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2240 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2922
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the entire experience-be prepared to wait if you dont have reservations. We were celebrating our Anniversary and they made it very special-let them know when making the reservations and anything extra you want or need. I had a pasta dish while partner had steak-perfect!!!!...More

Thank brewColumbus_Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a nice dinner at Bottega this week. We both started with soufflé, moved on to pasta, and finished with a top ten best slice of chocolate cake. Dinner was delicious and filling...all in all, great night out.

Thank Zach W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our waiter was exceptional. Although I’m a foodie-this place was a little out of my league, and I suspect our waiter knew it-as he gladly helped us feel welcome and familiarized us with the menu. It looked to be filled with Drs, Lawyers and Indian...More

Thank Lynnsong65
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of Frank Stitt's places, so everything on the menu is good. Unlike Stitt's flagship Highlands Bar and Grill, Bottega leans more to an Italian theme and all the dishes are great...and I think I had just about every on the menu. If...More

Thank dantemike1
Reviewed 1 week ago

There were three of us eating at the café on a Saturday. Excellent, excellent service. We enjoyed the table bread and rosemary bread. We had the swordfish sandwich, the burger (meat processed in house) and the trout. I am always happy when I can get...More

Thank mellenaudrey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ate on the cafe side. They make their own olive oil; tasted amazing. I had the trout special and it was delicious. Our waitress was very friendly. Great night with friends and food!

Thank Joel M
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

We have been wanting to come here and finally made it! The experience was very nice as is the ambiance. Our waitstaff was professional, accommodating and friendly. The food was very nicely seasoned and tasted great. We had the Parmesan soufflé, risotto, scallop crude and...More

1  Thank Frenchelle T
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I surprised my wife by taking her to Bottega for dinner. We had a moderate sized party, and due to plans to attend a play at the nearby Virginia Samford Theater, ate an early dinner. We began with expertly created libations, including the “Orange Thing”(...More

1  Thank Sam C
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Go at lunch when it’s more casual. You won’t be disappointed. Anything on the menu is sure to be a tasteful delight.

Thank Katrina P
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Good food and good ambiance . The service was great. Really enjoyed it. It’s one of my favorite spots to eat at in Birmingham.

Thank kgarner218
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12 April 2017|
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Response from kp7236 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
15 November 2016|
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Response from Jaygill3754 | Reviewed this property |
Easy to walk into, but very crowded and hard to navigate inside
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23 June 2016|
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Response from RCaborn | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the restaurant to learn if they take reservations. I would guess that they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2240 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-939-1000
  • E-mail
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