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Osteria del Conte

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Via di San Donato 19, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
+39 0578 756062
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New York, NY
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed November 1, 2016

I visited Osteria del Conte recently during a trip to Montepulciano with my mother and husband. We did not have a reservation, but arrived just as they opened, and we were seated immediately. The staff was incredibly warm and friendly. The wine list is very good, but the food was spectacular. They let us take our time and did not... More 

Thank de334
Sunset Beach, NC
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159 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed October 29, 2016

We found Osteria del Conte on TA before our trip and it was a restaurant that we put on our list to consider. When the owner of our hotel also heartily recommended it without asking, we decided to go. Reservations are a must - we went on a Thursday night and the restaurant remained crowded. The restaurant, which is located... More 

Thank Coldbrew
Seattle, Washington
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Our family of 6 enjoyed a wonderful lunch at Ostria del Conte after attending Sunday mass. We didn't have a reservation but were able to get an outdoor table. It was a sunny and hot afternoon, the staff was very helpful in adjusting the tables and the umbrella so that we'd all be in the shade and comfortable. The food... More 

Thank vwu0516
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with friends one evening. We shared 4 different pastas all of which were excellent. We had a platter of meats, cheeses and fruit which was very good as was the insalata caprese. The seating is a little tight, otherwise a great place per la cena.

Thank Carl A
Lewes, Delaware
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We selected this restaurant based on location and the very positive TripAdvisor reviews. Big mistake! Although service was ultra efficient on a Saturday night all the tables were taken, almost all with Americans, the quality of the food was mediocre at best. Wine selection was quite limited (they are located right next door to Contucci and promote their labels.) Tagliatelle... More 

Thank Boxcaja
Sayulita, Mexico
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Wanted a good home style dinner our last night in town after one week. Saved del Conte for last due to its reputation as a family place. Food was delightful. Melon and ham was sweet and a great start. Pasta was flavorful but if you are a sauce person, ask for more sauce. Pork chop was BBQ and great. Wines... More 

Thank Jim R
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Dinner was wonderful with Pasta and Meat choices and more. Great wine and great food! Outdoor seating during warm weather. Reservations recommended.

Thank Mary D
Seattle, Washington
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2016

We were introduced to Vino Nobile by our waitress who did not want to over sell us. The food and service were good. 3 of us had the Tuscan Steak. It was good -- but the meat was a bit tough and over cooked. We had a true Florentine Steak earlier in Florence that was perfect. This was not on... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed October 15, 2016

Make a reservation! Very nice meal on the front patio. Excellent food and service. I will be back again!

Thank Sean m
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65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2016

Enjoyed two wonderful dinners at this lovely Osteria in Montepulciano. The meal of seafood spaghetti and fish was wonderful. Our waitress Emma was originally from Ireland and spoke excellent English. She provided guidance in helping us choose our meal courses and in our wine selection. The staff is friendly at this family run restaurant especially the grandmother who prepares most... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di San Donato 19, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montepulciano
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 756062
Montepulciano is a magic city which offers its visitors unforgettable memories. A steep, winding road will lead you to a medieval hill town with a wonderful view over the surrounding valley. L’Osteria del Conte is situated in one of the town centre’s main streets, near the renowned Sanctuary of San Biagio and ontepulciano’s Fortress. After several years of experience in enogastronomy and catering, Lorena together with her son, Paolo, decided to open this cosy little restaurant in Montepulciano, where you will have the possibility of tasting the genuine, delicious dishes offered by the Sienese cuisine.

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