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Il Podesta'

Via Dei Cappellai 5, 14100, Asti, Italy
+39 0141 599906
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
4 Aug 2018
“A Lovely 13th Century Find”
11 Jul 2018
“Food was excellent and the staff amazing, (plus they spoke english!)”
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Dei Cappellai 5, 14100, Asti, Italy
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has seating in a side street but you should checkout the 13th century cavernous interior. The food and service was excellent. We were driving so could only read the extensive wine list. Ask the manager for the history of the building, just as...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed July 11, 2018

We had a full meal here and the food was excellent. Try the Veal Tartar, it is very common here and was excellent. the gnocchi, rabbit and white chocolate desert were all very good.

Thank craigrokes
Reviewed October 29, 2017

Meny 20 EUR : Very bad, no energy at all. The restaurant was very beautiful. And The staff were sweet.

Thank Lone H
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Very nice service , we came on Thursday night so getting a table was no issue . The wine list is a plenty . And a short but very homely list of options (rabbit/ donkey etc) within the menu is substantial ... the secondi I...More

Thank Alexandsydney
Reviewed September 24, 2017

We were just wandering the streets of Asti, when we found this great place. We had a long lunch outside, and the food was very good, and large portions. Good selection of wine as well, at a reasonable price. The inside of this restaurant in...More

Thank Runar N
Reviewed September 11, 2017

This place is a good lunch option in Asti. We recently dined here on a Thursday afternoon while walking around town. We were the first to stop in right after they opened, so initially service was really prompt and attentive, but as the patio started...More

1  Thank Meredith6
Reviewed September 3, 2017

The old cellars are something else, a cool place to be at when really hot. The food was very good quality, simple but tasty. The veal tartare was excellent. The wine recommendations were highly appreciated. In one word, lovely evening. Good value.

Thank fabienne r
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Service was excellent. We were presented an amuse buche of spring chicken salad. We each ordered a primi-octopus salad and asparagus with egg. The asparagus was our favorite. You can see a brown oval in the picture- that is a soft boiled egg, that was...More

Thank SebyQofB
Reviewed January 3, 2017

My wife and I were looking for a place on a Tuesday when most of the good restaurants are closed for lunch. Il Podesta` was open and since we had never been there before, decided to take a chance. We were not disappointed. In actuality,...More

Thank pratomorone
Reviewed November 22, 2016

We had a dinner in this very cosy and welcoming restaurant. The food, properly presented in the dishes, was very tasty and premium quality. Wide choice of good wines, served both in wine glass either in bottle, at your choice. The staff is kind and...More

Thank Kapp8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
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7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Cappellai 5, 14100, Asti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Asti  >  Asti
  • Phone Number: +39 0141 599906
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