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La Dolce Vita

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Fantastic visit and great conversation with Simone about his family’s wine and Certaldo. The... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
Honolulu, HI
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Loved this place!

We came across this place purely by passing by. The music, decor and service was amazing. Totally... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Sep 8, 2018
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Jul 12, 2018
“Loved this place!”
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Via Giovanni Boccaccio 29\a, 50052, Certaldo, Italy
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic visit and great conversation with Simone about his family’s wine and Certaldo. The Sangiovese & Chianti were great. I always wholeheartedly support family run businesses.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Leisch
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We came across this place purely by passing by. The music, decor and service was amazing. Totally eclectic From the flowers on the tables to the chairs with colourful cushions and the air conditioning in spray bottles. Fab! Amazing sangria made by the brother in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick sandwich and a glass of wine. All the food is locally produced and the sandwiches are prepared to order, just exactly as you wish. Each meal is a work of art, with a commentary about all the ingredients. Don’t...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

A little boutique on a little and nice piazza selling local products that you can take and eat on small benches and garden tables on the piazzetta. Very good food, very nice people, an unexpected and fresh break.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed September 13, 2015

We haven't been looking for this particular place, but somehow our legs knew exactly where to lead us to :) Definitely one of the nicest experiences in Certaldo we have had. Two young people, smiling, talking, serving homemade cake and cold beer with a real...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Monika H
Reviewed August 7, 2013

We has the pleasure of dropping in on the Dolce Vita, Certaldo and meeting Luca, he was a most hospitable host and welcomed into his cafe, where you can experience wonderful olive oils and wines, great pastries, cakes and biscuits. As well as having an...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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lucadolcevita, Direttore vendite at La Dolce Vita, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2013

I'm happy to know that you have enjoyed my well come, thanks for the compliments. a greeting from the sweet life

Reviewed July 3, 2013

My partner and I enjoyed a homemade sandwich here. All the ingredients (bread, salami, cheese, tomato, basil) were fresh and homemade with a local recipe. Housewine was also fabulous. The staff was very friendly and explained the variety of food such that we could enjoy...More

Date of experience: July 2013
4  Thank TU_SM
lucadolcevita, Proprietario at La Dolce Vita, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2013
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ciao!!!! sono molto contento che sei stato bene!! ricordo ancora tutto ciò che hai assaggiato .. la prossima degustazione di...More

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