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Il Gatto Bianco

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Via Luigi Galvani 18, 51016, Montecatini Terme, Italy
+39 0572 78419
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Port Hope, Canada
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

We enjoyed our dinner so much, that we went back a second time before departing Montecatini. The Steak Fiorentina was outstanding.

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Creston
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

After a bad experience at our hotel restaurant I randomly picked this little trattoria about a 10-15 minute walk from the main tourist area. We had a darling waiter—Edison—in fact the only waiter and even when it got busy he was good natured. We asked him his name as we were finishing our meal and he explained that his ‘mother’s... More 

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Buxton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I, having seen TripAdvisor reviews, strolled to this place slightly away from the centre. Well worth the effort. A very helpful and attentive waiter, excellent food, and real value for money. On the waiters advice we shared a pasta dish and a main course with veg etc plus a bottle of wine for €60, all really good,... More 

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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Don't let the shabby entrance and cheap decor fool you. This is not only the place for the locals, but also for staff from other restaurants and hotels, which explains the peculiar opening hours. They should know what is good, and they do. The service is enthusiastic, even if their English is limited at best. Make sure your order is... More 

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Belgium
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

During our holiday in Montecatini Terme, we went to several restaurants in the neighbourhood and this one is really the best, no doubt. The staff here is very friendly, they speak English and you feel that you're welcome. The food is really great and fresh. It's also a restaurant where the locals go and that's a plus!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This place is fantastic! Both beef and pork dishes we had were lovely. Cooked well ( med/rare) fried mushrooms were something new and amazing. Service was good, (great by Italian standards). The only downside is we got bitten by mossys. Not the fault of the owners but wear some repellent. All in all, a great restaurant lovely food and good... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

This is where the locals go. Superb and lovely friendly owners. Try the pizza with porcini mushrooms and also the fried porcini mushrooms as well as the fillet steak done in balsamic vinegar. Delicious!!

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Thank StirlingPlasticMan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us by one of the waiting staff at a local cafe/bar and it certainly did not disappoint. On our first visit we ate the Florentine steak with grilled vegetables and roast potatoes which were delicious. As well as the home made bread we were given a small bowl of couscous and after our main course... More 

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016

Looked on Tripadvisor for restaurants in Montecatini and read the reviews on this one.The whole experience was fantastic ...from service to food it was the best meal on our entire trip to Italy.The young waiter,Edison ,explained the menu to us and provided excellent service throughout our meal.My partner had the t-bone steak whilst I tried the wild boar...both meals were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a delightful dinner at il Gatto Bianco last night. We were treated to the Tuscan tomato soup, which was outstanding. Then we shared excellent Tuscan style mixed crostini. But the showstopper was the wonderfully prepared and presented T-bone steak Florentine style with roast potatoes and grilled vegetables. Accompanying all this glory was a great Chianti... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Luigi Galvani 18, 51016, Montecatini Terme, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pistoia  >  Montecatini Terme
  • Phone Number: +39 0572 78419

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?