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Osteria La Grotta

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Vicolo del Prezzemolo 10, 25121 Brescia, Italy
+39 030 44068
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Chamonix, France
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For the first night of our Italian road trip we were recommended La Grotta by our hotel. As a family of 4 (2 kids 12 &10) who all love traveling and enjoying good food experiences we were really impressed by the quality and service. On our travels we always like to try local dishes when possible and the dishes on... More 

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Thank EstelleM879
Italy
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

you are looking for a typical local 'osteria'. I went back last Saturday with a group of friends to this place. it is in the centre of the town in a hidden alley (Corso Cavour area). Very reserved and in Summer they have few tables outside. The inside is very characteristic. As for the menu, this is a typical meat... More 

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Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Very good food and service. Highly recommend. Pappardelle con leprechaun Milton bionic. Travelled to many places in Italy

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Faversham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

I visited the restaurant with friends , the food is very good so in theory I should not complain but I am 55 and felt that I should be 90 to enjoy the food on offer

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Brescia, Italy
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We came here because we had a voucher and thought it would make for a nice dinner for two. First of all, the servers were very friendly and smiled a lot. We had the specials of the day (manzo all'olio and filetto al pepe verde) which the waiter recommended and we were very satisfied with. We also ordered the affettati... More 

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Medina, Ohio, United States
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300 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Our B&B hosts told us about this restaurant. They said it was wonderful. We finally found it after a short walk and a little shopping. Sooooooo when we got there, there were not many people, but it soon filled up with private parties etc. We had a wonderful waiter, lots of fun. He spoke English, which was great. The waiter... More 

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Piacenza
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221 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2015

The food is very good, high quality that could deserve a half more star. It maintains the tavern look but the service is very professional and discrete; vegetables buffet is very appreciated and hand cut ham is a plus. Baccalà with polenta and ravioli al Bagoss (local strong cheese) deserved our appreciation. Nonetheless it is better if you are a... More 

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Cham, Switzerland
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 June 2014

We were a group of 6 persons, 4 adults and 2 children, spending a great evening at Osteria La Grotta. If you look for a nice, cosy, friendly place with people who really care about making you happy with the food, wine and service, this is a place for you. The ingredients were very fresh, the food was of a... More 

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Phoenix
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2013

Every time I come to Brescia I make sure to stop by La Grotta. Not only the people who work there are extremely nice, the food and the quality of the ingredients are excellent. The place itself takes me back in time when my grandfather would take me to italian osterias where he had his wine with local cold cuts... More 

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York
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170 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Quite an atmospheric place with excellent food and friendly and helpful staff. I would have reviewed this sooner but forgot the name. Today I found the business card! We were three friends travelling together and all thoroughly enjoyed our meal. True, there is plenty of competition in Brescia but La Grotta is well worth a visit. Closed on Wednesday. Website... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Italian, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo del Prezzemolo 10, 25121 Brescia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Brescia  >  Brescia
  • Phone Number: +39 030 44068

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?