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Osteria delle Crete

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via XX settembre 22, 53020 San Giovanni d'Asso, Italy
0577803076
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Degustazione tartufi delle Crete Senesi

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  • 8
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  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Breakfast of Truffle treats

We were on a wine tour that included a breakfast stop for truffle tasting here. The town and the osteria are very attractive in this beautiful tuscan setting. The white truffles were in season and I did enjoy them at a number for meals that week. The quantity of truffles we were served here... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 2, 2014
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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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shropshire
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

this is fresh and impressively good food. A family of five we each enjoyed our meals thoroughly. My guinea fowl terrine with truffles and peach and pear salad was just so good. My pudding however reached new heights entirely - ricotta mousse with caramelised peanuts and the most delicately flavoured fine cheese straws... Sublime. This will probably be the most... More 

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Incline Village, Nevada
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The owner of this delightful restaurant is quite talented. She has stepped out of the box with her Tuscan creations. The food has a traditional quality with a modern flair Loved the experience! thank you!

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Valencia
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

excellent food! yummy truffle ravioli and tasting led by known connoisseurs. We found this restaurant in tiny San Giovanni and it was one of our most memorable meals.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Amazing food with truffles and other local produce! Meatballs with curry were stunning. Pasta with truffles were unforgettable.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

While staying at a villa near San Giovanni d'Asso for a week, we ate here two times for lunch. Both times the service and food were very very good. The restaurant was open when many were closed. The service was efficient and friendly and the restaurant was very clean. We were a party of six women, all ordering something different.... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

This is a small restaurant in a small town, between Torrenieri and Asciano, in central Tuscany. It is about 20 kilometers from Montalcino. We stay nearby and have eaten here five or six times. It is consistently good, especially the pasta. the service is excellent, the house wine is very good, and the prices are fair, even low. The first... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We were on a wine tour that included a breakfast stop for truffle tasting here. The town and the osteria are very attractive in this beautiful tuscan setting. The white truffles were in season and I did enjoy them at a number for meals that week. The quantity of truffles we were served here seemed very small as compared to... More 

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Mount Kisco, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We recently stayed in the small town of San Giovanni D’ Asso, and ate here based on the great reviews we read. The menu looked good, and since the fresh white truffle we bought a day before was fresh and delicious, we had high expectations of Donatella and her team. Sadly, we were disappointed. The antipasti were humdrum in their... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stumbled across this restaurant at lunchtime by chance on one of our day trips from Montalcino, after visiting the Abbey of Monte Oliveto. We'd eaten a lot of good Tuscan food during the previous 10 days, but this was definitely the best, and so we made two evening trips here from Montalcino, including for our last meal. There is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

So far we've been here twice in 3 days and we're going back again tomorrow night for my birthday dinner. Tartufo desgustazione appetizer is superb, fresh pappardelle with wild boar ragu fantastic, fresh pici with tomato and garlic full of flavor, sliced pork with balsamic and crushed pistachio moist and perfect, peach cake, biscotti and vin santo...all excellent down to... More 

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Additional Information about Osteria delle Crete

Address: via XX settembre 22, 53020 San Giovanni d'Asso, Italy
Phone Number: 0577803076
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Giovanni d'Asso
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Italian, Delicatessen

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: via XX settembre 22, 53020 San Giovanni d'Asso, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Giovanni d'Asso
  • Phone Number: 0577803076

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Delicatessen

Description

Degustazione tartufi delle Crete Senesi
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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