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La Carabaccia

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Piazza XX Settembre 4/5, 56048 Volterra, Italy
+39 0588 86239
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 112
    Excellent
  • 80
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very good!

Visited for lunch in beginning of July. Very good food - and low prices. Excellent service and very nice atmosphere (take a table outside - very nice!)

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
MikkelK88
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Visited for lunch in beginning of July. Very good food - and low prices. Excellent service and very nice atmosphere (take a table outside - very nice!)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We walked into the restaurant about 10 minutes prior to their scheduled opening time. We saw some scurrying in the kitchen, and when we were spotted were welcomed and seated. Our server (the curly haired one) politely asked if we spoke Italian, French, or English. She explained the menu, and answered some questions. We ordered our food and wine, and... More 

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Champaign, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I won't repeat what others have said...it can be a tad cold i f you don't speak Italian...there are 4 choices for lunch...2 appetizers and 2 entrees...If it is busy, then you might have to wait for a table and thus you could easily feel left out. oh and the food was good..classics done in her own way. I wish... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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29 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The food was lovely. There was a small selection of menu choices but the food was lovely. Our group felt a tad unwelcome as soon as we spoke a different language from Italian. The Italian diners received the usual bread etc. but not our group (nor the foreign speaking group beside us). We asked the waitress to please repeat the... More 

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Brisbane
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

My first negative restaurant review in a long time. As reviews suggest the food is pretty good and we did eat there. But is what you have to put up with that makes for the poor review. We have been travelling around Italy for just over a week and have been overwhelmed by the hospitality, courtesy and service. But not... More 

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Toulouse, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We went there a group of 7 wine lovers from over Europe. This stop was prepared, advised already by friends. The food is great and well done. The service is quick and very pleasant.The price is completely reasonnable. A wonderful place for classical family cuisine.

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Great Falls, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Silvia our hotel host recommended this place as well as Rick Steve's Guide Book. Just good down home Italian food, not fancy, just what you would expect if you were invited to an Italian home. Excellent.

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Bellevue, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Tried this little place based on a Rick Steve's suggestion. They have the same fixed menu for lunch and dinner. If you like what you see on that day's menu, go for it. We stopped in for lunch and had two of the four selections. It was so good we went back for dinner and had all four options. Very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We were looking for a typical restaurant in Volterra, where to eat well at a decent Price. We were so lucky to step into this nice, small, familiy run reastaurant. We felt confident with no menu (I heat to read a menu with more than 10 plates, sympthom of lack of freshness). Exactly what we were looking for! We ate... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

While most reviews are based on the full dining experience, I feel it necessary to contribute my opinion even without having eaten at La Carabaccia. My sole reason: Treating prospective customers like unwanted elements should not go unmentioned. On a rainy day in Volterra, we decided to try this place for a nice, home-cooked lunch. In spite of the place... More 

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Additional Information about La Carabaccia

Address: Piazza XX Settembre 4/5, 56048 Volterra, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0588 86239
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Volterra
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Piazza XX Settembre 4/5, 56048 Volterra, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Volterra
  • Phone Number: +39 0588 86239
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?