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Le Cave di Maiano

Via delle Cave di Maiano 16, 50014, Fiesole, Italy
+39 055 59133
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (7 reviews)
“pasta” (7 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via delle Cave di Maiano 16, 50014, Fiesole, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We returned to Cave di Maiano last week for a memorable meal with our teenage kids. Our last visit was in 1999, before children. The food, the ambiance of the terrace, the twinkling lights of Florence in the background, were all just as we remembered....More

Thank PurpleScout
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here twice, food is very good although catering mainly to Italian tastes. Lovely terrace overlooking the valley, very picturesque. If you like you're meat well done tell them burnt, most meats are cooked rare. The staff are really nice and helpful, well worth a...More

1  Thank bradydermot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant with local typical food. Simple presentation, but tasty dishes. Gentle and fast service. Amazing location with a landscape and city view.

Thank Peik80
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Just an absolutely wonderful restaurant in Fiesole, high in the hills above Florence. It is a short drive from central Florence about 20 minutes up to Fiesole, but well worth it. It is a bit of a secret if you want to get away from...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed April 8, 2017

We went there on the 9th of January for my birthday, before the Pitti Uomo Fashion Festival. We had to take a taxi from Florence which took about 30 minutes and €30. At the beginning we were hesitant to go as it was a bit...More

1  Thank MichelleBrownG
Reviewed January 10, 2017

Our family of 5 are all coeliac and Frank looked after us perfectly. Delicious wild boar pasta followed by one of the best steaks my sons and I have after had- classical Florentine cut beautifully cooked (as long as you like it on the rare...More

Thank LennieBlue
Reviewed November 23, 2016

We went on the recommendation of a very highly respected culinary friend. We made a reservation. We dressed for dinner. It was for a evening meal, specifically for the famous Bistecca alla Fiorentina. A taxi ride into the hills outside Florence made for a romantic...More

Thank walnutridgechef
Reviewed November 15, 2016

I've frequented this place over the decades and find it still to be a very good restaurant. It retains it's charm and of course, great Italian food. The views of Firenze from Fiesioe are lovely as well.

1  Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

The owner made us feel instantly at home. The waiting staff were incredibly friendly and attentive and very helpful (translated the entire menu into English for us) Offered things that weren't necessarily on the menu, for example sharing plates of all starters and desert and...More

Thank claire_shez1
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a yummy and very reasonably priced dinner here last night. We had 3 courses and a bottle of delicious Chianti house red for only €75. The setting is wonderful out on a patio under the trees and moon and the...More

1  Thank Sophie P
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Rosie B
Hi, Is it possible to see a copy of a menu please? Thanks, Rosie
November 24, 2015|
Response from Cave M | Property representative |
sure Madame we will prepare Christmas menu in a few days
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via delle Cave di Maiano 16, 50014, Fiesole, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Fiesole
  • Phone Number: +39 055 59133
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