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Bottega Restaurant

2240 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2922
+1 205-939-1000
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion dip” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All 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 via mobile

What a treat it is to dine at Bottega restaurant- the formal side. Frank Stitt is an amazing restauranteur and the food here is just wonderful. It's a little pricey but worth every penny. Probably the best food for your money in Birmingham. The service...More

Thank 17scarlet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing wine list- fantastic food. Interesting combinations to surprise and delight your tastebuds. Must go for Birmingham! Fantastic service and knowledgeable staff!

Thank powerknitter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Comfortable yet classy atmosphere with food and drinks that will definitely impress you and your company.

Thank ALR35205
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere is perfect. The service is great. Food is impeccable. Parking is difficult, but there is a valet service available. The restaurant is always crowded so reservations are needed. But if you want to walk in, you can go to the cafe side and...More

Thank vcb57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm from New Orleans, so food means a lot. This is a Frank Stitt restaurant. Service was superb. The food was excellent. Portions of the appetizers could be bigger. The entrees were generous enough. The desserts were tasty. I'm not a professional food critic, so...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I went to Bottega for our anniversary. I had made a reservation for the restaurant side (there is a cafe side if you were not aware) and we were seated immediately on a Saturday evening! Our server was Chris, and he was...More

Thank Hospitality_Girl92
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant, great service and tasty food! Most of the menu seemed seasonal, definitely try what's in season and fresh!! The zucchini blossoms were so good, the pasta and the seasonal desserts. Definitely beat my expectations!

Thank travellingcookie
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

What can I say but Wow!!! Always a treat dining at Bottega. Service is so good. Staff there dote on each customer like family. Food is out of this world. Have never had a bad meal here. Trend still holds for our last visit, our...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We arrived early to avoid any rush. Valet parking. A pleasant welcome especially as we had a three year old with us, direction to our table and introduction to the menu. An obvious understanding of the menu and descriptive answers to our questions regarding the...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Frank Stitt, famous U.S. chef is manning the kitchen here and it shows. We made what we called a Birmingham hat trick on our visit and ate at all three of his restaurants. Bottega was, by far, the superior food. The chef checked the dining...More

Thank BoysieW
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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
Anna W
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, Brunch, 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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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