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Osteria del Conte

Via di San Donato 19, Montepulciano, Italy
+39 (0)578 756062
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Ranked #12 of 76 Restaurants in Montepulciano
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Montepulciano is a magic city which offers its visitors unforgettable memories. A steep, winding road will lead you to a medieval hill town with a wonderful view over the surrounding valley. L’Osteria del Conte is situated in one of the town centre’s main streets, near the renowned Sanctuary of San Biagio and ontepulciano’s Fortress. After several years of experience in enogastronomy and catering, Lorena together with her son, Paolo, decided to open this cosy little restaurant in Montepulciano, where you will have the possibility of tasting the genuine, delicious dishes offered by the Sienese cuisine.
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Catania, Italy
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Lunch time arrived and my wife and me went to the restaurant in title sitting outside. Sunny day perfect to enjoy a meal under the white umbrella. We ordered the Pici pasta with duck ragù and pecorino cheese. Then veggies cake plus ad to conclude panna cotta cake. All really delicious accompanied by sparkling water and a glass of red... More

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UK
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Excellent food and friendly service. Offered a high chair immediately for our toddler. I had the home made Pici pasta with duck and pecorino cheese which was amazing. My husband had the grilled mixed pork which again was very good. Overall a very good lunch and family friendly. Well worth a visit.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

We were walking around Montepulciano looking for a cosy and good restaurant when we bumped into this one. It was 7pm and not yet open but the waiters were preparing the tables so we asked if we could have a table at 7.30 and that was OK. So a bit later we returned - the terrace was almost full! Very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We met some friends in the restaurant and enjoyed the wonderful Tuscan cuisine. Try some of the cheese and the Vino Nobile!

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NYC
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62 reviews 62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This charming family-run restaurant is located off the town square, on the side of the duomo. The interior resembles a country-side home. The menu is traditional regional Tuscan cuisine. Everything is fresh and well-prepared -- excellent in all aspects. Service is personal. The restaurant comes highly recommended by all. You will not go wrong on this one! Reservations highly recommended.

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Madrid, Spain
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Very nice waiters. The food was good, typical from the area. even the desserts were really good. Comparing to other restaurants in the area, definitely a good price cause this city is a bit expensive for what it is.

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Belgium
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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The restaurant is located close to the Piazza Grande and will attract many tourists. However, also the locals will be having their lunch/dinner over there, which is, certainly in Italy, always a good sign. Staff is extremely friendly and helpful. In addition, they speak English fluently. Food quality is excellent. I had one of the best pasta dishes in my... More

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We had a lovely casual meal here. Excellent simple pasta. Beautiful Tagliata. Very good service too. We highly recommend this little gem. Just make sure you book because it does seem to get very busy. Easy parking nearby too.

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edinburgh
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We shared a plate of delicious pecorino cheese washed down with good house wine, huddled underneath the umbrella outside as inside was full - a good sign. Many thanks to the lovely Irish lady who helped make our visit such a good one!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Very nice atmosphere and experience. Very friendly and welcoming service. Also playing and having fun with the kids. Food was excellent. Delicate starters with Tuscany ham and cheese and a tasteful Bistecco Fiorentina.

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