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Il Gatto Bianco

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via Galvani 18, 51016, Montecatini Terme, Italy
+39 (0) 57278419
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW 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 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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5 of 5 stars 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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5 of 5 stars 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 stars 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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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited this based off the reviews and it was not a disappointment! The staff was friendly and gave us complimentary pumpkin soup which was awesome! I had the spaghetti carbonara and my husband had the ravioli, both of which were out of this world! Would come here again, any day!!

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Potosi, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

This isn't a fine dining place (but it's pleasant). There was a big screen TV with music videos playing a bit too loudly. We only ordered wine and pizza, but by the time we left had also eaten delicious pumpkin soup, freshly made biscotti with sweet wine, and limoncello. These extras were all "on the house." We had a wonderful... More 

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Do not be fooled by the simplicity. We walked in at 7:30 and we were the only ones there. "Uh oh" we thought. How wrong we were! We were told by our hotel front desk that they had very good pizza, pasta, etc. But, I saw they had steak Fiorentina for 2 which I had read is the treat of... More 

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

back to my home town, which i hardly know, i decided to bring my young bro home for an informal dinner and let him choose the place. it turned out that il gatto bianco was what he opted for, based on past experiences of his. not a bad choice, bro. fairly rich menu to choose from, including pasta, pizza, meat... More 

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Thank DemandingItalian
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Although this restaurant was recommended to us as a pizzeria, we did not eat pizza here. The carpaccio, black mussels, and Italian meat dish were truly delicious! Very nice and attentive staff. They even told us not to order too much, because the dishes are abundant. And so they were! The recommended wine was good too, although I forgot the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via Galvani 18, 51016, Montecatini Terme, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pistoia  >  Montecatini Terme
  • Phone Number: +39 (0) 57278419

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?