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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 yesterday

We recently dined at Bottega Restaurant and made our reservation through Open Table. This restaurant had been recommended to us by the owner's brother, also a restauranteur in the suburbs of St. Louis. We were very pleased with every part of the experience. The ambiance...More

Thank swatts1
Reviewed 2 days ago

Since Bottega Cafe doesn't take reservations, we stood and waited for at least 30 minutes for lunch. The crowded noise level was very high, compounded by music the cafe was blaring in the background. My fish sandwich was very good -- with fish that was...More

Thank Todd S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Made our reservation on line using Open Table. Was called the day before our reservation to confirm our time and amount of people in our person. We arrived 390 minutes before our reservation and after coming off the expressway we got into a mess waiting...More

Thank Haddon P
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 10 November 2017

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

Thank louisehb2016
Reviewed 9 November 2017

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 9 November 2017

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 9 November 2017

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 30 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
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11 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
22 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
US$31 - US$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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
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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