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All 69 Volterra Restaurants

Il Poggio

Via Porta all'Arco, 7, 50025 Volterra, Italy
+(39)0571674140
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Ranked #59 of 69 Restaurants in Volterra
Hours:
Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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Polruan, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

A good-looking restaurant and we were very pleased to get a table upstairs by a window with a view over the busy lane outside. As soon as we were seated the waitress tried to take our order and then came back twice more within 5 mins. The food wasn't dreadful, nor was it great, just overpriced. I can't really recommend... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Had carpaccio as a starter, completely drenched in some white sause and balsamic vinigar to mask up the bad quality. Then I had the worst lasagne ever, stomach felt really bad the whole evening. Never again

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Rome, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

After the restaurant we had originally planned to dine at was close, we stumbled upon this place. The staff was very friendly and welcoming, however the food was incredibly sub par. We ordered our food and less then 7 minutes later there it was, considering my boyfriend had ordered a steak with roasted potatoes, with did not make much sense.... More

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volterra
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Great pizza, lovely staff, restaurant is warm in winter (unlike some others in town), good wine, good food generally.

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Milan, Italy
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We got in Volterra pretty late for lunch on a winter saturday and we found this restaurant next to the main square. We checked Tripadvisor before getting in, not the highest rank, but we were very hungry and we got there anyways. The staff was friendly, the wine was nice, but the food was not particularly good. The cheese plate... More

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North Yorkshire
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Well-used by the locals. Lovely, Tuscan restaurant with pleasant staff and inexpensive, nice food. You may prefer to have an upstairs table (where the locals go) rather than a street level table.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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47 reviews 47 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Server was extremely attentive and went the extra step to explain the menu. Food was served quickly, excellent pizza. You can't go wrong with this restaurant

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

we went into this restaurant because it looks charming and it was fairly busy. disappointing to say the food is below par. My bruschetta was swimming in olive oil which was not nice. the main course of seafood ravioli was worse - we had no more than 5 ravioli on the plate and the prawns were chopped into pieces but... More

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Strommen, Norway
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Good pizza, good prize and good service! Old building with noce atmosphere, two floors and outdoor seating Lunch-place..

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salt lake city utah
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We were in Volterra on our bicycles, and we were happy to find a warm and homey atmosphere, tasty hand made pastas and nice half-bottles of wine, as well as an out of the way place to store our (expensive) bicycles. As it was chilly, we ate inside, and were fully satisfied with the friendly staff, and delicious food. For... More

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