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Reviewed 27 January 2020 via mobile

Balla will always be one of my favorite. I always order brioche al pistacchio there. Great pastries, cakes and chocolates!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

Went on two occasions, on first visit tried a "Balino" what seemed like a chocolate ball drowned in coffee. Unusual but delicious and rich, if you wish to be diferent and like chocolate this is it! The "Torta 900" is like heaven, rich and decadent...to say the least. Other pastry treats on offer, all excellent...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Very tasty italian and european desserts. Little expensive but good quality. Just have to verify the opening and closing times...Small cities of Italy are very “special” with schedules!!

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Not bad, but the 900 cake is nothing special in my opinion so I got quite disappointed after eating a slice of it for the first time a couple of weeks ago..

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The Canavese area is not a destination for many tourists but should definitely be! When in the area you must stop in Ivrea for a slice of heaven: the famous torta 900!

Date of visit: January 2017
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Reviewed 8 January 2016

If you are in Ivrea and you have a sweet tooth, you cannot miss this place! Along the Dora riverside in a nice place, though I used to like the old one much more!

Date of visit: December 2015
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

This place makes your day! Just visit and try the amazing 900 cake, a slice of life! Strongly recommended!

Date of visit: June 2015
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Reviewed 25 March 2015

Noce and very confortable, Balla bar is in the center of Ivrea and allow you To si down for a coffe , chioccolate to gestire watch a pièce of atomica torta Novecento, the specialità in this city . You may find easily park ing nera...by and enjoy a good time At BallaMore

Date of visit: February 2015
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Reviewed 30 October 2013

I have been to Balla on different occasions, but do not plan to go back again. The pastries are good, but the Novecento is not worth all the hype. And the service is not friendly, nor quick.

Date of visit: May 2013
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Reviewed 25 October 2012

There is only one place in the world (literally) where you can buy a Torta 900, and this place is Balla in Ivrea. The Torta 900 is a quite ugly looking cake, but do not be mislead by the looks because its heart is heaven....No attempt of copying it was ever successful. And while you wait for the cake to be assembled (yes it is assembled real-time), you should drink a Ballino, a wonderful cappuccino in a glass filled with crema 900.... I don't have much else to say, because the only way to make you really understand, is by taking you there..... :)More

Date of visit: October 2012
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Pasticceria Balla is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5