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Pizzeria il Fondaccio

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Via Ferruccio 27, 53011, Castellina In Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 741084
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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147 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

We decided to have lunch while exploring the town and the food and service so good,returned following day for dinner.Pizzas are amazing and they are cooked in the wood fired oven,fresh salads and most delicious desserts especially the Tiramisu.

Thank nims
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

The first thing we do when we arrive in Castellina in Chianti is having a pizza at il Fondaccio! We love to sit outside in the small street (pedestrian zone), having a bottle of Chianti wine and eating a delicious pizza. Great value for money and very friendly staff.

Thank suricat197
Adazi, Latvia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

The place is very cozy and relaxing. We felt so good to come to such warm and welcoming place after walking around town. Pizza was excellent, especially the tomato sauce. We saw how it is prepared because our table was just in front of the oven. Great local wines too. Recommend if you want to have pizza.

Thank Martins D
Herndon, VA
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57 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

The food was good here - pizzas, appetizer buffet, etc. The wine list wasn't quite up to date, so we were a bit disappointed that our selected wine wasn't available. Very relaxing restaurant.

Thank fergusonjlf
Copenhagen, Denmark
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Definitely the best pizza in Castellina. It's also available as take away. Delicious "house pizza" and great quatro fromaggi.

Thank Susana C
Wetherby, United Kingdom
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108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit to this restaurant. Last time was on a Sunday and the menu was different. This time it was on a weekday but still enjoyable. A good platter of cold meats, cheeses and pizza was enjoyed by our party. Cover charge of 2.5 euros per head. People watch while you eat.

Thank Michael M
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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421 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

We were a little disappointed The pizza was good though not eh best we have had in Tuscany but there was a cover or service charge without anything for it! A cheap meal was certainly quite a bit more than we had budgeted or expected having read the menu

Thank Mike M
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Great pizza place with a lovely cosy interior and lots of quirky items as decorations. The suitcase on the ceiling with the caps falling out is genius! Pizzas are excellent but the service is not always as good as you would want. Wide choice of pizzas, favourites being chiantigiana and contadina. Beware, they are enormous!

Thank angelabT5924HT
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

We spent a week in Tuscany with some friends and dined out a lot in and around Luca and Castellina. It was only by chance we ate at the Pizzeria it Fondaccio - it started to rain and we wanted an indoor table in the warmth. All of our party really enjoyed their food but mine was really good, the... More 

Thank david b
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Found this restaurant on Trip advisor. We were on route to a villa and decided to stop off for lunch here. It was a bit of a wait as we were late for lunch and it was packed but it was so worth the wait. Best pizza we have ever eaten. Wonderful, you must visit here, its too good to... More 

Thank Kate C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$29 - $43
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ferruccio 27, 53011, Castellina In Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Castellina In Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 741084

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?