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Ristorante I Lecci

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Localita 'Lecci - Vivo D'Orcia, 53023 Castiglione D'Orcia, Italy
0577 887287
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 72
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  • 27
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  • 3
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  • 2
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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
Most recent review
What a lovely meal!

Charming host and waitstaff who were patient with our lack of language skills and faster eating style. One of the best meals I had on the trip - the Cinta Senese steak was one of the most amazing pieces of meat I have ever eaten!! Delicious house wine and everything very reasonably priced. We... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 12, 2014
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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104 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Bisbee
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Charming host and waitstaff who were patient with our lack of language skills and faster eating style. One of the best meals I had on the trip - the Cinta Senese steak was one of the most amazing pieces of meat I have ever eaten!! Delicious house wine and everything very reasonably priced. We really had a most excellent time!

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Helsinki, Finland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We got the tip about this restaurant/agriturismo from a local bar owner. And we could not be more grateful! It is a bit out of the main tourist routes of Val d'Orcia, but you won't regret the detour: the place is peaceful, the signora is a master chef and her son an entertaining host. We were 3 couples and had... More 

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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101 reviews 101 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We stopped here whilst looking for lunch during a days drive between Sienna and Montepulciano on the Tuscan scenic roads. It was a working day, and we were initially the only guests. But that did not stop them pulling out all the charm and friendliness to welcome us - a fire was lit, we were sat in a nice corner... More 

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Prague
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

We came on bad weather day, so the outside seating area was sadly closed,so we couldn't enjoy the lovely view. But the interior is very nice too. Judged by the guests, this is more tourtisty place than a typical local ristorante. Also the prices are slightly above average. But - I must say we liked the food we were presented... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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1,303 reviews 1,303 reviews
888 restaurant reviews
461 helpful votes 461 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

My friends from Italy brought me here for dinner . They own a restaurant in near by Umbria and they just loved the views and the freshness off the food. When we first walked in there was a basket of fresh Puccini mushrooms picked that day. I don't usually et mushrooms but these were amazing and unlike anything you will... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

But I wouldn't go out of my way to try it. Andrea is charming and helpful, although he doesn't speak much English. The pasta with fresh porcini was lovely: tender and flavorful. Both secondi were overcooked and dry: lamb chops for me and rabbit for my wife. The house red wine was excellent. Apart from a pretty fireplace the physical... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012 via mobile

We drove to the restaurant from Monticchiello for lunch. Once there we enjoyed warm hospitality and a memorable meal. We started with a rich porcini soup followed by pasta with a black truffle sauce. We finished with gnocchetti verdi al gorgonzola. Each dish was wonderful, but my favorite was the gnocchetti. Following the meal we stop on our return drive... More 

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Siena, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2009

Rita is an amazing chef. Her pastas are lovingly hand made and all the ingredients are fresh and local. The prices are lower than one would expect and the atmosphere is welcoming.

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Tuscany, Italy
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2009

Being local foodies, we try to find good food within an easy drive, and at the slopes of Monte Amiata in southern Tuscany, we certainly found it. At Ristorante I Lecci, it’s all very good, but they reach sublime heights with the home-made pasta, pappardelle and maltagliati, superb thin fresh melt-in-your-mouth pasta with delicious sauce of truffle-walnut cream or porcini... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Localita 'Lecci - Vivo D'Orcia, 53023 Castiglione D'Orcia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Castiglione D'Orcia
  • Phone Number: 0577 887287

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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