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All 33 Gaiole in Chianti Restaurants

Il Celliere a Castagnoli

loc. Castagnoli, Via del Castello 2 | frazione di Gaiole in Chianti (SI), 53013 Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 731921
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $60
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

We stayed at the beautiful Castello di Meleto near Gaiole and were recommended this Tuscan ristorante. Castagnoli is a cute little town with the main feature this restaurant, which means the Cellar at Castagnoli. The owner Max is a wonderful man very passionate about his cooking and he lovingly described how they use fresh local ingredients to bring out the... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

One (or rather two!) of the best meals I've ever had. The welcome on arrival, the seating, environment, service, wine selection (and advice) were all fantastic. The food was awesome, I will be going back there! Of the places we ate in while in Chianti, this was far and away the best. Price was reasonable too. Excellent!!

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Istanbul, Turkey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Having read all the positive feedback on TA we were eager to discover that restaurant. The location and the scenery is outstanding. Unfortunately nor the dishes we ordered neither the wines me our expectations. Cannot recommend to take the extra tour

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Brasilia, DF
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Very nice place. Good service and atmosphere. The food was great. I would definitely recommend the bistecca. It seems that, as a rule, tourists in Tuscany have dinner a bit early. We arrived at 9pm and most of the clients didn't take too long to leave. Maybe it's a good tip for the ones without reservation. Well, if you visit... More

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New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We had a marvelous meal--from the first glass of Prosecco to the last bite of dessert; we highly recommend this lovely restaurant

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Auckland
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184 reviews 184 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

As we were staying in Rocca di Castagnoli, we thought we would try the attached restaurant. We loved it. Everything was perfect, from the food, to the staff and the ambience. The food was quite inventive, a nice change from the traditional pizza/pasta type restaurants. Highly recommended. We ate here 3 times over 5 days as it really was the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

A rare find, situated a few km up the hills from Gaiole, this is adjoining a hotel. Booking usually required- always a good sign! Great ambience, met by owner who advises on the menu, dishes of the day, and great explanation of the ingredients. Main courses around €20, but with most ingredients locally sourced, and this well cooked, it is... More

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Aussie
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185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Booked here based on Tripadvisor reviews and found this to be the very best food in all of our holiday around Italy (and we ate at some really good restaurants). The chef is a perfectionist who combines ingredients to maximise the flavours in his very inventive cooking. The freshly made bufalo cheese with garden-grown tomatoes were sublime and everything from... More

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Woodbury, New York
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3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Ended up here because we were too tired to drive to Siena...recommended by the concierge at out hotel...what a find! Food was great from start to finish, the service was warm, personal, and exciting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The food was just insane, the service impeccable. Highest quality meals with the freshest ingredients. Safe to say we were extremely pleased by the end of the meal and will definitely be returning!

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