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All 69 Volterra Restaurants

Alla Vecchia Maniera

Via Ricciarelli 38, Volterra, Italy
058888819
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Ranked #22 of 69 Restaurants in Volterra
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Pizza
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Oregon
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86 reviews 86 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We enjoyed sitting outdoors on a warm evening and enjoying one of their pizzas. My wife ordered a spicy tomato pizza and I had a cipole (onion) pizza. We split. More than enuff. But we ended up eating the whole thing. Add a half liter of Tuscan vino rosso, and an inexpensive price and what a great evening.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Only in Volterra for a few hours we found this little family restaurant on a side street. The service was very good and we ordered two pizzas. My fiancé and I thought both were very good. If ever in Volterra I would certainly recommend this little gem.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Set on one of the many tiny cobbled streets of Volterra this restaurant caught our eye because of the pretty flower display on the tiny outside terrace. We visited in the evening and both had fantastic pizza's which we watched the owner make. The service was very friendly & quick & our food plus coffee & wine came to 28... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

This restaurant is a must if you are in Volterra, plenty of choices for different kind of pizzas, with lots of flavour in both crust and fillings. In fact much more flavour than any other pizza place we tried on our vacation in Italy. Must reccomend the buffala and the piccantissima pizza with garlic. Fairly priced, casual, and quick service.... More

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Volterra, Italy
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Loved this place. First the bread was the best of good options we've had in Italy since arriving a week ago, and the gracious host/owner Antonella told us it was made from same bread dough used to make their pizza which they are known for. Likewise their vino rossa de la casa was better than house reds we sampled in... More

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Crofton, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We were walking around Volterra looking for a restaurant recommended in a guide book. Went into Alla Vecchia Maniera on a whim (they had pappardelle al chingale (pasta with wild boar) on the menuboard outside. I've been waiting for this since we got to Tuscany. It was amazing!!! The pasta was cooked properly and the ragu was out of this... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

We happened upon this pizzeria, just out of hunger. The service was a 6 out of ten at first, but the place was filled with Italians, so that was a good sign! Their menu consisted of mostly pizza. I ordered a carbonara pizza with cheese, bacon, egg, and black pepper. My brother ordered piccantissima pizza with tomato, mozzarella, garlic, fresh... More

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White Rock, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Thanks to all earlier revieweres for pointing us to this little gem. We just had lunch there on arrival in Volterra. The pizzas were superb! And the house red at Euro 2.50 for a 1/4 Litre was perfectly drinkable. Gluten free pizza base options were also offered, but not tried.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013 via mobile

It's nice. It's very basic: the menu contains pizze, a couple of antipasti and... that's pretty much it. No salads, no sides. Drinks are as you'd expect: half a litre of wine costs about the same as a coke, which is great unless you're teetotal. Oddly, the house white seems to be lightly sparkling - didn't taste like a prosecco... More

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Westbury, Wiltshire. U K
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Popped in here for a quick lunch on the day we arrived in Volterra on a short October break. We'd been up since 3.30 am for an early flight and were very hungry by the time we got to Volterra. The restaurant doesn't look anything special from the outside but serves a fantastic freshly made pizza from a traditional pizza... More

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