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Via Mazzini, 18, 53024 Montalcino, Italy
0577847070
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Ranked #15 of 59 Restaurants in Montalcino
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $27
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, Steakhouse
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Friendly local in Montalcino a few steps from the central square. Tuscan cuisine with homemade pasta and grilled meat of choice. Pizza for lunch and dinner.

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Worcestershire
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 NEW

Love this place as you can wine taste by ordering the best wines by the glass. Food very good and clearly the locals favourites as it was bursting with families and the staff were great. Pizzas perfect as was the steak

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Vancouver
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65 reviews 65 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Montalcino is a lovely small town and we enjoyed strolling around leisurely before dinner and when we sat down at our table at 7:30pm, It seemed we recognized about half the diners from our stroll. It is wise to make a reservation. This place fills up fast with locals and tourists and the food is delicious. It's very clean and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Cozy, friendly and amazing food and wine!! Pizza or entrees excellent value, Quality and flavor!! Would highly recommend, get there early or make a reservation!

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Portsmouth
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Good food and service. Really great wine list. Not as pretentious as other places. Great steaks and pastas.

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

we didn't have a reservation for the restaurant, and must have just been lucky, as it quickly filled up and some people were turned away/had to wait. Waiter was very friendly. Food was good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We had dinner at Il Grifo where we ordered pizzas and a pork dish. The service was very good and speedy. The pizzas were fabulous and we all enjoyed a different one. The restaurant is very clean and has good facilities.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

The food was delicious. Great pizzas. The pork dish with spinach was divine. Steer clear of the campari apertif unless that is your thing. Excellent service with a smile. Food arrived quickly. Arrive early as the place packed out soon after we arrived! !

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

A great little restaurant with superb pizzas and an amazing wine list. Very good atmosphere, friendly and efficient waiting staff and very reasonably priced.

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London
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15 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This is a very clean, family-run restaurant serving well-cooked standard Tuscan fare. The pizzas are very good but try the grilled meats with chickpeas or lentils...very tasty.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Looking for a good but not too expensive place to eat, this restaurant was recommended to us by Lisa, the host at Suite d'Artista where we stayed (which is by the way highly recommended as well). Looking at previous reviews, we didn't have too high expectations regarding service, but on that evening in August, when the place was fully booked... More

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