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Solo Ciccia

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Via XX Luglio, 50022 Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
+39 (0)55 852 727
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1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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    Very good
  • 19
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  • 16
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Different but fun

After the traditional Italian restaurant we had chosen was book out we decided to give this a go. I had read some positive experiances about the various establishments the family own and thought it sounded interesting. My husband and I approached the crowd which was spilled out on the street... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
sarahphillipsid
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Adelaide, Australia
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  • Local cuisine
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Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

After the traditional Italian restaurant we had chosen was book out we decided to give this a go. I had read some positive experiances about the various establishments the family own and thought it sounded interesting. My husband and I approached the crowd which was spilled out on the street eating salumi and washing it down with a tumbler of... More 

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Brattleboro, Vermont
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

If nearby don't miss the opportunity to attend the palace of beef. Dario has improved on his trademark: Great Beef served many ways in different venues. Pick one, go with an open mind, you will not be disappointed. It's not fine dining, just fun and great food. Be prepared to become close and make new friends. It's part of the... More 

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Canton of Lucerne, Switzerland
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I have purposely travelled great distances to try different Michelin-starred restaurants. I consider myself a foodie. This restaurant is one I will visit again and it exceeded my expectations. For my first visit, I did eat all of the meat. I rarely eat meat, but appreciated the effort and attention made by the chef. For my second visit, I opted... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

Based on all the marketing hype I expected a great experience and instead got a 45 min selection of small dishes of tasteless meat covered in olive oil.

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Marlow, UK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We were enjoying the wine tasting at the wine festival in Panzano when we came across this great restaurant. We were ushered down to the cellar and sat a large table with 10 others. Communal eating is a part of the charm of this wonderful restaurant. Dario Cecchini is on a quest to popularise all the cuts of beef and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I myself am a chef and have been for the last thirty years. I worked as a Saucier for Wolfgang puck for several years and had several award winning restaurants of my own. When I first saw Dario it was on Anthony Bourdains no reservations and I immediately realized that here is someone who truly loves what he does and... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Wonderful food in a charming setting -- great, attentive staff and food that surpasses the already high standards of the area. Memorable evening. Try the cabbage rolls. Excellent house wines.

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Thousand Oaks
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This is Dario's restaurant where the fixed price meal is served family style at group setting tables. At 30 euro a person, it's a great value. Come early for the reception at the butcher shop across the street. Also, take the late seating (9:00) so you won't feel rushed as they need to clean up after the 7:00 seating.

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Miami, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We just left Mr. Dario Cecchini’s restaurant, Solociccia, The butcher of Panzano. The restaurant itself is well presented, with modern,contemporary decor. We had stopped by earlier in the week and made 7 pm reservations. Saw Mr. Cechinni, introduced ourselves, but he was to o busy to say a word. Shook our hand and off we went. Anyhow, they give you... More 

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Grand Junction
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

It's not only a culinary experience but a cultural one as well. We were seated at a communal table with 10 other diners, half of which spoke English. Regardless, communication took place on many levels and made for a very entertaining evening. The food and service was awesome! Food and wine just kept coming to the table for about two... More 

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Additional Information about Solo Ciccia

Address: Via XX Luglio, 50022 Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
Phone Number: +39 (0)55 852 727
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Greve in Chianti  >  Panzano in Chianti
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via XX Luglio, 50022 Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Greve in Chianti  >  Panzano in Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)55 852 727

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?