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Papacqua

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Per Chianni, 7, Castellina Marittima, Italy
+39 346 740 2484
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 38
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Traditional country style food

We came across this restaurant totally by accident driving the back roads between the coast and Volterra. The external appearance is very " rural village " and we were unsure what we would find on the inside-but it turned out to be very nice. The staff made us welcome and we had a very tasty basic... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2014
geebee01
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Sydney
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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English first
Sydney
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We came across this restaurant totally by accident driving the back roads between the coast and Volterra. The external appearance is very " rural village " and we were unsure what we would find on the inside-but it turned out to be very nice. The staff made us welcome and we had a very tasty basic, typically local meal. We... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013 via mobile

This is a really nice traditional Tuscan restaurant. Small, not at all pretentious, and the food is excellent. But th menu is limited, and is heavy on meat dishes. So vegetarians have little choice. But the place is friendly, and the food is great.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

We stayed in Castellina for a long time and had the chance to have dinner at Papacqua many times. I can say it's the best in the region, with fresh food, good wine, fantastic staff (Tatiana is a special young lady!)! We went to one special night with live music and candles. It was one of the most special nights... More 

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Norfolk UK
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

Thought this would be a basic bar but had a marvellous meal with good wine and excellent service. Staff happy to translate menu into English. We were made to feel very welcome.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Per Chianni, 7, Castellina Marittima, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Castellina Marittima
  • Phone Number: +39 346 740 2484

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 33
  • Cuisine: Italian, Steakhouse, Vegetarian, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?