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Bottega Restaurant

2240 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2922
+1 205-939-1000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. 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

We've eaten in most of the best restaurants in New Orleans. 2 of the best in London and 1 of the best in Paris. We were created by a hostess who was sincerely happy to welcome us. Our waiter, Chad, was knowledgeable about wines and...More

Thank mary p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit and we’ve never been able to get reservations in the upper restaurant a couple weeks out. Downstairs is okay, but seating right next to the hostess was distracting. Very loud. Outside would be nice in cooler weather. Our server, James M, was terrific....More

Thank w945106
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am reviewing the new Birmingham Airport Bottega prosecco bar & caffe. Disappointing size portions. Described as sharing platters for 2, the food arrived on tiny Wooden boards with only just enough food for one person, in my opinion. At £15.95, £14.95 and £11.95 left...More

Thank Penny W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Place was recommended by several friends and websites and it didn’t disappoint. Service was great even though the place was full. Food delicious, well prepared and presented. Prices very affordable for the quality of the food.

Thank simoncarlo3
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Service ok, food ok overall just okay and nothing to brag about. I think it was very over priced for what you get. Don't go too hungry. Charged us each a 2.50 cent cake service fee which I believe was in poor taste on the...More

Thank CuriousSouthernChick
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Love this restaurant! I will definitely go back on my next trip to Birmingham. The food, service, and ambiance are all 5 star.

Thank carolmdcruz
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

We dined last night in the Dining Room, or the formal side, of Bottega last night. We have enjoyed the Cafe side many times and the food there is quite good; however we wanted to finally try the other side. Let me tell you we...More

2  Thank Mark F
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Bottega is always superb in every way - from the ambiance to the service to the food. Frank Stitt would not have it any other way. :-))) Do have their Parmesan souffle to start with - a signature dish. The steak is so tender, the...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Casual Date night for the wife and I, so we elected to sit in the cafe side. The menu, service and atmosphere were fantastic! I cannot speak for the fine dining but we will have to try it on another visit. It can be hard...More

Thank Chef_205
Reviewed April 5, 2018

This is the Hidden Jewel of Five Points. Hard to find at First, but worth the search. The place is high speed, a little loud in the Cafe side, but the service is excellente! The hostess and server were very helpful and professional. The food...More

Thank P3902RQwilliamp
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April 11, 2017|
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Response from kp7236 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
November 15, 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
June 22, 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, 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
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
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