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Torre del Porcellino

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Via Delle Prigioni 8/R, 56048 Volterra, Italy (Formerly Il Porcellino)
+39 0588 86392
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 15
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  • 7
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
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We had walked past this restaurant at lunchtime and decided we would return for our evening meal. Didn't get the impression that the staff enjoyed working there. Food itself was fine - we shared a starter, which was tasty. The main courses were a bit salty. Felt as though waiter was hovering to... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We had walked past this restaurant at lunchtime and decided we would return for our evening meal. Didn't get the impression that the staff enjoyed working there. Food itself was fine - we shared a starter, which was tasty. The main courses were a bit salty. Felt as though waiter was hovering to collect tip. Nice wine, not sure I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Had dinner there tonight. The staff was very friendly and helpful for a group of 8 noisy Americans who don't know Italian. The menu is all in Italian but the staff is bilingual and will answer all your quesions.We tried number of items - carpaccio and melon, bread salad and the potatoe and bacon item for antipasto. All very good.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

It was our first time in Torre del Porcellino. We found it very nice. The staff and the food were excellent. The atmosphere of the restaurant was great. Next time when we visit Volterra, we will absolutely go back to Torre del Porcellino :)

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Additional Information about Torre del Porcellino

Address: Via Delle Prigioni 8/R, 56048 Volterra, Italy (Formerly Il Porcellino)
Phone Number: +39 0588 86392
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Volterra
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Delle Prigioni 8/R, 56048 Volterra, Italy (Formerly Il Porcellino)
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Volterra
  • Phone Number: +39 0588 86392
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?