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Top Choice Wine Bar in Barolo

La Vite Turchese

This friendly enoteca is run by passionate young staff who will talk you through their good stock of local wines – from a cheap and cheerful Nebbiolo or Arneis to a '74 Barolo at €59 a glass – and they also branch o…
Museum in Barolo

Museo del Vino a Barolo

A capricious jaunt through the history of viticulture via light, film and installations, care of the imagination of Swiss designer François Confino (who also designed Turin’s cinema museum). It's set over three floo…
Piedmontese in Barolo

La Cantinetta

A sunny outside terrace is the big draw here, although you'll be far from unhappy with the menu of local dishes: Ligurian rolled rabbit, risotto with radicchio, veal tongue with salsa verde. Don't miss the antipasto…
Piedmontese in Barolo

Barolo Friends

An easy, contemporary place that does Piedmontese staples but, helpfully, doesn't keep to rigid service hours or menu formats. Need a quick vitello tonnato (cold sliced veal with tuna sauce) or soup? Fancy a late af…