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Via Elio Bernabei 28/A, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
+39 0578 717550
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12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Wed - Mon 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2015

We stayed just outside of Montelpulciano and came here to eat twice. The first time because our B&B owners recommended it for the meat as they know the owner and the chef. The second time because we were jealous of the pizza's people were eating when we came the first time. The carafes of wine are good value and very... More 

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Thank CHowell78
Rockville, Maryland
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2015

We were visiting with our 2 year old daughter... we loved the food, staff, and experience so much that we came back again! The first night we got the tagliatelle pasta, truffled pizza, bruschetta appetizer, and gelato...O.M.G we were just having food-gasms the whole night. The pasta was amazing... so simple and good. The pizza was one of the best... More 

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Thank RPMTravels23
Zurgena, Spain
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214 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2015

At €6 for a litre carafe of wine you cant go wrong. With good friendly service and very tasty food what more could you ask for. We went for pici pasta every time (we went twice) but it was so good, as was the rissotto.

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Thank Alcazares48
Gig Harbor, Washington
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2015

First of all, when you see the place filled with locals, having dinner and celebrating together, you know you are in the right place. We enjoyed our first meal so much, we decide to return to try the pizzas. We were not disappointed! The thin crispy crust was perfect for the fresh toppings. The staff was efficient and friendly. The... More 

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Thank kdmc5
Halifax, Canada
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2015

We ate here twice, both meals were very good. Pasta was excellent, the pizza was also good although I'm not sure that it was as good as the pizza in Naples as some have claimed!

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Thank Bonnie S
Union, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2015

This pizzeria was right next door to the apartment I rented. It was a Saturday night and the placed was packed with locals, exactly what I was looking for. Great menu selection but I went with pizza. It was fantastic!

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Thank Ana B
Great Falls, Virginia
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2014

We dined here last week with a group of local friends. The place is just beautiful and has lots of character. The food was very good - some of the best pizza we have had. Nice wine list! The wait staff was very attentive. There is a good selection of menu items to choose from and we look forward to... More 

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Thank CinCinGirl
Rome, Italy
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2014

I live in the area and go often to eat here with my family,selection of international meats available and I always have some from my home country- Ireland! Wonderful fried vegetables and tasty starters.they have outdoor sitting and live music on Wednesdays.perfect atmosphere to relax and enjoy a meal. Service is always fast and friendly.

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Thank emma m
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2014

Havig now eaten there 4 times I am convinced this is the best pizza I have ever had (I have been to Naples several times). They also serve a wider menu, in fact you may only get pizza for dinner and not lunch. The staff is very friendly although they do not have the greatest English language skills, we have... More 

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Thank Fredrik N
Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2013

Our first night in Tuscany we were looking for a place to eat and heard music coming from down the street in Montepulciano. We walked down to hear where it was coming from and found C'era Una Volta. The atmosphere was so inviting that we stayed. We were glad we did!!! I can't think of Tuscany without thinking of this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Valet Parking
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Elio Bernabei 28/A, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montepulciano
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 717550

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