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Bottega Restaurant

2240 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2922
+1 205-939-1000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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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

Botegga Restaurant is the "upscale" section of the restaurant (Botegga Café is the more casual side). I really enjoy the dining experience at Bottega Restaurant - the atmosphere is like a restaurant you'd find in Manhattan. They've recently redecorated - lighter paint colors and marble....More

Thank 17scarlet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went to Bottega recently with her sister and husband during a recent trip to Birmingham. We had reservations (absolutely necessary) and were promptly seated. Our waiter (and various servers) was excellent, well educated about the food and very helpful. I ordered...More

Thank CheckMan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is delicious and varied. The staff is impeccable. The atmosphere is wonderful, and unhurried. Great experience!

Thank louisehb2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are two restaurants at Bottega. For one you need reservations and there is a dress code. We often choose this one when we have friends in town who we are taking out for a nice dinner. The more casual one is our usual go-to....More

Thank sboycott
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bottega’s is such a wonderful dining experience! Always a treat! The menu always has the freshest local ingredients and not to be missed is The Orange Thing cocktail! Truly a gem in the middle of Birmingham~ weather permitting, the outside courtyard is great for alfresco...More

Thank molly2724
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bottega is a Birmingham staple when it comes to Restaurants. Food is great, atmosphere is sophisticated and elegant, and the service is second to none. Great restaurant for the price.

Thank Dfurlong
Reviewed 31 October 2017

This restaurant was recommended by my daughter's employer and we were told to go the "the right side". The restaurant was split, fine dining to the left, casual dining to the right. We chose the right. The service was wonderful, the menu eclectic, the wine...More

Thank Evelyn W
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Chad, our waiter, helped make tonight an unforgettable event by welcoming us and setting the tone for the evening. The atmosphere was relaxing and the food was excellent and presented beautifully. After we enjoyed the meal, Chad surprised us with the way the dessert was...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

From their signature pecan Old Fashioned cocktail to their signature coconut cake dessert, the Bottega environment is upmarket and elegant. The dandily-dressed staff are well informed about all menu items, and justifiably proud of providing a relaxing and tasty experience.

Thank 285RichardH285
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

The food, the service, the decor, the location all add up to a perfect occasion. Never had a bad meal or experience here, and this time was no exception. When dinner has to be 'perfect', no detail will go wrong at Bottega. Never stuffy, but...More

Thank AnnaMarie G
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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, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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
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