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Ai Quattro Venti

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Piazza Grande 2 | Centro Storico, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Delicious local cuisine. Just a few steps from our accommodation. Wine not too bad either! Friendly, and happy staff.

Thank susancarol1
Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right on the Piazza Grande. We sat outside and people watched. Simple menu, good food. Rick Steeves recommendation.

Thank love2travel49022
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family run and friendly, dinner outside, right on the Piazza Grande, at this place was tremendous. The food was simple, exceptionally flavoursome and nicely presented. The staff couldn't have been more efficient and were competent at explaining - in at least four languages from what I could hear - each dish. I'd wholeheartedly recommend this place.

Thank BristolPavs
Georgetown, Texas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Superb. Our family has been traveling throughout southern Europe for several weeks now and of all the restaurants we've visited thus far - everyone enjoyed this food most. The wait staff was kind and the location was great. Sitting outside, even on a hot summer day is enjoyable because there is shade from the buildings & umbrellas and plenty of... More 

Thank tylerswire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious! Cozy! Pretty! Thanks. I recommended to visit and lunch try the gnocchi pesto! Whe you sit outside under the umbrella you feel the air of the town, a hundred history! Magical

Thank JorgeIbrahim
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch (without a reservation) with family (7 of us). Got a lovely table outside overlooking the Piazza. The service was attentive, courteous, friendly and helpful (we speak no Italiano!). The food was so good, small portion sizes but filling all the same and absolutely delicious - this must be the organic local produce they use! We only had... More 

Thank MrsHewsie
Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

The food is outstanding -- amazing fresh from their garden with great flavors. Dessert is wonderful! Our waitress was great fun, helped with wine selections and (easily) convinced us to try their delicious desserts. Great location in the market square too! Swing by and make a reservation for the evening so you don't miss out!

Thank TravelingMandM
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

This small restaurant, just off Piazza Grande, is much quieter than the restaurants closer to the main tourist area. It offers simple, traditional food based with ingredients coming from their organic farm. We had crostini and pici, both very tasty. The wines were not spectacular but did go well with the food. The service is friendly. Although the terrace is... More 

Thank Castoreke
Weston, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

This is our second visit to this restaurant. It did not disappoint. They took us at 9 pm without a reservation and gave us the best seat on the piazza with a beautiful breeze. We had bruschetta, lasagne, sausage with rosemary potatoes and a scrumptious cake with grappa and espresso. We can't wait to return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Nice terrace, friendly staff, swift service and above all of course good typical food. I took the pick pasta with bread crumbs, a local specialty, a real treat!

Thank delagioventu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $45
Italian, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Grande 2 | Centro Storico, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montepulciano
  • Phone Number: 0578-717231

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