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Osteria Acquacheta

Via del Teatro 22, 53045 Montepulciano, Italy
0578 75 84 43
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Wed - Mon 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert

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Reston, Virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This is a local favorite and you will need reservations for the two seatings each night. The menu is hand written and varies each day. We were there in the height of truffle season, so many dishes had a truffle flourish. The long narrow restaurant has communal tables, so you sit next to another group. The star of the show... More 

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Great Falls, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We had heard lots of reviews of this restaurant over the time we spent in MonteP this past summer - both good and bad. We will say that the owner is an interesting character, but that is what makes the place so fun. You have to have thick skin and not be flipped out that his pants hang so low... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

My husband and I decided to have dinner at Osteria Acquacheta after two different locals on two different occasions recommended it to us. If you are expecting a typical sit-down, quiet, private Italian meal, then this is NOT the place for you. If you want a truly memorable experience, AMAZING authentic Italian food and a lot of fun, then this... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

This place is an awesome experience but different than any other restaurant I've experienced. The owner is very much involved, cuts your steak and shows it to you before he grills it. We sat at a table with people from Russia and Northern Italy and had a blast!! Go hungry cause the steak is bigger than the plate.

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rio de janeiro
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

A typical place in the region. Really fresh pasta and nice food in general. The owner kind of plays a role (you know, the one who masters the art of food and wine - I tend to believe that is was for real), but nothing much annoying at the end of the day. We had a nice bisteca and excellent... More 

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Naples, Italy
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This restaurant has family style tables and is well-known for their huge steaks! We couldn't get in on a Saturday night without a reservation, but Sunday was a little less crowded. My husband and I shared the cheese with honey/nuts appetizer which was unique and very good. We didn't think we would be able to finish a huge steak, so... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This was one of the restaurants highly recommended by Giacomo at the Politian apartments so we decided to check it out, and what a treat we were in for. They are only open in the evenings during dinner time so getting a reservation was a little tricky... We decided to just stop in at the end of dinner one night... More 

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Uppsala, Sweden
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We walked by and asked to just have a late last night cap. Staff was then told by boss no we only serve with food. So we agreed and said ok we can order. Then new excuse, no we are closing the kitchen... Clearly not interested in having customers. Many more better places in the area. Avoid this one! They... More 

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Sacramento, California, USA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

If you like Fiorentina, done correctly, over an open fire, this is the place. The BEST Fiorentina I have had, and after nearly a dozen trips to the Tuscan region, it remains king, the one place I return to every time I visit Montepulciano. The owner is a professional, choose your weight and the meat, he will return to his... More 

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Stratham, NH
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32 restaurant reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

During our four night stay in Montepulciano, my adult daughter and I made reservations for the 7:00PM dinner seating. At exactly 7:00PM, the door opened and we were seated at pre-assigned seats across from one another. This restaurant has some quirks for which you should be prepared. You only get 1 glass for wine and water if you order the... More 

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Additional Information about Osteria Acquacheta

Address: Via del Teatro 22, 53045 Montepulciano, Italy
Phone Number: 0578 75 84 43
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montepulciano
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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