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Via XX Luglio 5, Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
39 055 852020
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Commercialisation has appeared since our last visit

Dario has worked hard to achieve a viable business using cuts of meat not normally found in a restaurant. He offers an experience which any traveller in the area should try and he does so at a price which is extraordinarily reasonable. This was my third visit and despite the marketing emphasis, was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2015
Alan P
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Sydney, Australia
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

If you like meat, if you like steks, if you like raw meat, if you like Tuscanu, if you like eat a lot, if you like wines, if you like something expressive - YOU SHOULD COME HERE, otherwise you will not forgive yoursekf for being in Tuscany without visiting this place. Staff is family style friendly and hospital; everything they... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We had 11 diners for a Sunday lunch. Sitting right across from the grill and eyeing the meat before, during, after cooking and then eating until we couldn't eat another bite was a fun experience beginning with our first glance at the place. When we first arrived there were all types of samples of meat and wine that people off... More 

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Melbourne
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The food was fine but they got our order wrong, which we were okay with since the menu items are fairly close so we decided to just take the dish. I noticed that an element from the dish was missing so I asked about it and was gruffly told "it's finished" with no apology or attempt to replace the missing... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Dario has worked hard to achieve a viable business using cuts of meat not normally found in a restaurant. He offers an experience which any traveller in the area should try and he does so at a price which is extraordinarily reasonable. This was my third visit and despite the marketing emphasis, was a very enjoyable experience and one I... More 

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Lugano, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Plates prices ranges is from 10 to 20€, then add few € for wine and water. great food quality and great service! strongly suggested to go for a lunch and dinner!!

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Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Now, please keep in consideration that we came here and Lunch time. I have had a quick scan through previous reviews and i honestly cannot understand how anyone could give this place less than a 4 out of 5. We dined here with 2 small children, the restaurant was really busy.. The staff and other customers (Long tables, so you... More 

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Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Exciting. Maybe it was years since I entered the restaurant intrigued. Well this place, reflects the reputation - deserved - of its owner Dario Cecchini. At the table does not matter what you eat: meat, meat, meat. You can bring our own wine from home. After the meal, coffee mocha and friendly Italian Army. Not expensive.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Despite having read Heat and then all about Dario and his exploits in both the butchers shop and in his eateries I was pleasantly surprised that I stumbled across Greve in Chianti more or less by accident. Due to this we were not prepared for one of the set menus from his place across the road but settled instead for... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We showed up (5 woman ) without reservations on a Sunday ! (Bad idea) We had intended to go for lunch of Hamburgers that I had read were fantastic in some reviews . Well on a Sunday they don't do that menu. They do a multi course , steak (various cuts) menu . Show up hungry!! Anyway we didn't have... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We travel quite a bit, and enjoy a good dinner at the end of the day. I don't understand some of these reviews..... I just left Dario Cecchini’s restaurant, Solociccia, The butcher of Panzano. The restaurant itself is well presented, with a modern touch. We had stopped by earlier in the week and made made 7 pm reservations. Saw Mr.... More 

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Address: Via XX Luglio 5, Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
Phone Number: 39 055 852020
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Greve in Chianti  >  Panzano in Chianti
Cuisine: Italian, American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via XX Luglio 5, Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Greve in Chianti  >  Panzano in Chianti
  • Phone Number: 39 055 852020

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children

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