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Via Convertoie 11, 50022 Greve in Chianti, Italy
+39 055.85.10.24
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $43
Hours:
Wed - Mon 12:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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washington dc
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Probably our most memorable meal in Italy. We were there during porcini season and I had the porcini appetizer which was a huge platter of thin sliced raw porcini with salt and olive oil. Simple preparation but one of the most delicious dishes I have ever had. Also had the wild boar pasta which was delicious. The atmosphere seemed very... More 

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Warrington, England, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

I came here whilst working in Italy for 6 weeks and this has to be my favourite dining experience. The fiorentina was stunning, the hosts were fantastic and whilst the place did look a little bit odd on first arrival, what a wonderful place to enjoy the best steak in Florence.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

A short and most worthwhile drive from the picturesque village of Greve in Chianti, this is a must. We have been visiting this area for a dozen years or more and our visits to Stefano and Patrizia at Il Borgo Antico are always a highlight. The address may have changed a couple of years ago, but the quality of the... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Great wine, great food, great people. Not super cheap but certainly very good. Will be back! Wild boar pasta a highlight!

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Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We visited twice while staying in Greve the first on a sunny day for lunch, the steak was great but the real treat was the panacotta and tiramisu were the bomb. Whilst all the meals were very nice the second visit saw Stefano and his wife with a full house and under a little more pressure.

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Brooklyn
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22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

During our recent trip we had two dinners at the Borgo Antico -- both times we enjoyed Stefano's hospitality and great local cuisine. Do not miss out on the Arista con fagiole or the excellent risotto with sweet gorgonzola.... Best part of course is to stay next door in villa Carla and just walk over!

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Ended up at the place by luck during a holiday visit. Love the tiramisu and panacotta. Friendly staff. Must go.

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Malmo, Sweden
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19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This sweet older couple has been running this restaurant for years with the wife in the kitchen and the husband serving her wonderful home cooked meals. It is a relaxed family establishment with honest food which will fill you up and not leave your wallet empty. And after all the meals I've had in Italy I can honestly say that... More 

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Varese
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37 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We absolutely loved it. Three different dishes 'tris di pasta' (starter for minimum 2) shared among our group were delicious. Tagliatelle with tartufo (truffle) was fantastic! The owner was our waiter for the evening and although the place was very busy, he was extremely attentive making sure we were enjoying ourselves. We were rather loud laughing and joking but we... More 

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Hanover, NH
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Simple ingredients, homemade food, great wine, perfect atmosphere. Good prices. My wife and I came here on the recommendation of the inn keepers where we were staying in Greve in Chianti. I had Risotto with Gorgonzola and Pear and my wife had the Spinach Ravioli with spicy red sauce. the meal was OFF THE HOOK!

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Additional Information about Il Borgo Antico

Address: Via Convertoie 11, 50022 Greve in Chianti, Italy
Phone Number: +39 055.85.10.24
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Greve in Chianti
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 12:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 43
Cuisine: Italian

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