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Buca di Michelangelo

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Via capoluogo 51, 52033 Caprese Michelangelo, Italy
0575 793921
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 89
    Excellent
  • 63
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 3
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Will be back

The food was memorable, the wine flowed. The view is amazing. We spent 2 nights and ate 4 meals here, 2 breakfasts and 2 dinners. Never thought about looking for another place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 10, 2015
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

The food was memorable, the wine flowed. The view is amazing. We spent 2 nights and ate 4 meals here, 2 breakfasts and 2 dinners. Never thought about looking for another place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

My family first visited here 13 years ago and raved about how fantastic it was, and it lived up to my high expectations took us 2 hours to get here from our villa and was worth every penny Fantastic variety of food, extremely friendly staff and the views are amazing, would I return..... In a heart beat

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We spotted this restaurant high on the hill in the evening and made a point of booking as the location was stunning for a meal. it proved to be a fantastic setting with a beautiful view. We thought there was a terrace to dine on but it is all inside with open french windows. The food was OK, nothing particularly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Too hungry thinking about the food here to write a big review. Why paint ceilings when u can eat here ? Typical cuisine for the region , go on an empty stomach.

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Olvera, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Good prices on waves of classic family Italian cooking. The Tagliatelle, the fried porcini, the friendly bustling service, a great place we return to every visit. But pace yourself, I dare you.

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canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Very nice food ... loved it...great price and atmosphere. The Sunday lunch was not as good. It was very long.....3 hours. We felt it was too long although the view is stunning and we got a chance to relax and enjoy. I would recommend eating at la buca during the week rather than having the sunday lunch. Food is far... More 

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Leeds
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We were invited to have lunch here as part of our stay at the lovely Castle of Pianettole. The main room is a bright and airy space with views out over wooded hills (you can also eat out on the balcony). Service is friendly/professional/good natured. The food keeps coming, all of it delicious and the portions are extremely generous (with... More 

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South Pasadena, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

While visiting Tuscany in July, a friend of a friend who is now a local in the area took us to this place for dinner one evening. The drive up is seriously curvy (apparently it is an actual race course on occasion), but hold onto your seat and think of the pleasures ahead. Head up the steps and, when seated,... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012 via mobile

After spending 3weeks travelling all over Italy, we spent our last day enjoying a traditional Sunday Italian Long Lunch in the hilltop village of Caprese Michelangelo. Overnight snow had made the roads a little icy but both levels of the restaurant were packed with locals and once we started eating we saw why. The food is authentic and plentiful. I... More 

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

When we first came to the area six years ago this was one of the first restaurants we visited. It is one of the best places to spend a Sunday lunchtime ( which always becomes late Sunday afternoon ) with family and friends. As previous viewers have said the food just keeps coming and coming, the service is always good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via capoluogo 51, 52033 Caprese Michelangelo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Caprese Michelangelo
  • Phone Number: 0575 793921

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 39
  • Cuisine: Italian

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