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Ancient Butcher Shop

Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 71, 50022, Greve in Chianti, Italy
+39 055 853029
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Amazing shop

This is a place to see absolutely, it is said to be a butcher shop but it is like a museum for meat... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2017
localguyinturkey
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Like a museum...

Its worth to see. We passed through this village on Saturday on the way to Rome.There was a local... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2016
Ayse-Cengiz G
,
Fethiye
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Apr 28, 2017
“Amazing shop”
Mar 5, 2016
“Like a museum...”
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Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 71, 50022, Greve in Chianti, Italy
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+39 055 853029
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Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a place to see absolutely, it is said to be a butcher shop but it is like a museum for meat products, mainly pork but I can not describe the varieties as a huge number of choices were present. There is a restaurant...More

Thank localguyinturkey
Reviewed March 5, 2016

Its worth to see. We passed through this village on Saturday on the way to Rome.There was a local market around but this museum like shop attracks the attention with their rich meat, cheese and wine varities.

Thank Ayse-Cengiz G
Reviewed November 19, 2015

This is a local shop that cures meats, and sells locally produced breads/cheeses etc. They have a wine tasting system where you load up a card (think debit card) and then use it at each of the wine dispensing machines located throughout the facility. The...More

Thank scodougle
Reviewed October 12, 2015

A butcher shop with a bit of wine and beer tasting next to its specialities of cold cuts! Wonderful small tasty bites and not a usual place ... Very chilled!

Thank Sissel Henriett... L
Reviewed July 30, 2015

amazing..fresh...delicious...the cheese and meats are unbelievably fresh...wild bore with the hair still on the meat, the butcher chopping your cut of meat in front of you...the old days here and now.

Thank kdtparsley
Reviewed June 20, 2015

Great snacks from own production Great way to taste some Chianti wines, although you need to fetch it yourself using some prepaid card. Actually fun to do, but sometimes the dispenser machines are a bit difficult to operate.. Some people had problems. They use some...More

Thank Johann S
Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

We stopped thanks to an amazing tour guide who recommended this place. I was thinking how great can a butcher shop be? It was freaking amazing! It was large and mesmerizing to watch the butchers at work. Don't drive by Greve!

1  Thank Moniquessimo
Reviewed June 6, 2015

If you ever find yourself in Greve, in the town square, look for the stuffed wild boar and century old butcher tables. Once you have found them, enter a maze of meats and cheeses that would appeal to the most discerning of tastes. The smells...More

1  Thank Virginia B
Reviewed January 2, 2015

If you visit Greve in Chianti then make sure you find this place in the piazza. . This place is fasciniating with prosciutto hanging from the ceiling and salami and cheeses everywhere. Take your time to amble around the butcher shop and see it all....More

Thank Bob_Alex
Reviewed October 15, 2014

Do not miss this place if you visit Greve in Chianti. This place is Amazing from all the prosciutto hanging from the ceiling to the salami and cheeses. They have little bites for you to taste! Just to walk around the butcher shop and see...More

Thank reiney21
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