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Caffe Casolani

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Via Alessandro Casolani 41, 53031 Casole d'Elsa, Italy
39 0577948733
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Superb lunch!

We weren't sure what we were going to find at this restaurant as the menu was hand-written on their paper table mats, however we needn't have been worried as it was fantastic! The food was fresh, tasty, well presented and the service was excellent. The owner was very nice and translated every... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We weren't sure what we were going to find at this restaurant as the menu was hand-written on their paper table mats, however we needn't have been worried as it was fantastic! The food was fresh, tasty, well presented and the service was excellent. The owner was very nice and translated every single item on the menu, which really helped... More 

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Caterham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We were recommended this restaurant by our tour operator and were not disappointed. Situated in the small town which looks like it has been extensively gentrified over the years, the restaurant produces a different taster menu every day. Ours was excellent - a chickpea soup, a feta cheese tagliatelle, beef soaked in a sweet wine and chucked cooked in juniper... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Excellent service, excellent food and wine selection out of this world! And to top it off a floor show (well, street show to be accurate!) by a fabulous jazz quartet. Cannot recommend enough.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Yesterday evening we decided to go out to Casole d'Elsa and find a place to eat. Strolling through the main road past the church we saw a terrace with green umbrellas. We could have dined inside but, since the weather was ok we choose stay outside. We picked a table and asked for the menu. Nope, said the friendly guy:... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Having had a stressful day, we almost gave up on eating out, but we are so glad we didn't! We had planned to eat at another restaurant, but it was unexpectedly closed. As we walked along the central street in Casole d'Elsa, we saw Caffe Casolani. lots of couples were eating outside. I looked for the menu, but was told... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

What a great find. Great, authentic, local food. We were going to sit outside but as rain was imminent ended up inside and glad we were as ambience and opportunity to browse some serious wine choices were excellent. The restaurant extends quite far out the back so much bigger than it looks. Plenty of Italians eating there which is always... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We were staying in a villa close to Casole de Elsa - on our first night in town we stumbled upon this charming restaurant. It is run by a family (Mama does all the cooking and we're told she shops daily for the fresh ingredients for the evening's meal)....every day is a new set menu....the food is amazing, fresh and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

Food is excellent, service is amazing. At first we were skeptical because they didn't give a choice of menu but turned out to be an interesting experience that we will never forget.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Diverse menu, great cooking, fine service, lovely setting. Everything from pizza to Tuscan cuisine and great desserts.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

a very small and homely place... One of our best meals this year...family style table with small menus but everything was uniquely local...go with their recommendations ....the three owners work there and are very friendly...small wine store attached with great local wine and grappa selection Will be back!

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Address: Via Alessandro Casolani 41, 53031 Casole d'Elsa, Italy
Phone Number: 39 0577948733
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Casole d'Elsa
Cuisine: Italian

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  • Address: Via Alessandro Casolani 41, 53031 Casole d'Elsa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Casole d'Elsa
  • Phone Number: 39 0577948733

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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