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Osteria La Pace

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Via Don Giovanni Minzoni 55, 56048, Volterra, Italy
+39 0588 86511
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Athens, Ohio
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I got the Toscana Pizza and wife got Rosalia (sp) soup. Great food and service. Would recommend highly and will visit again.

Thank doughboy1961
Gaeta, Italy
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Touristic trip to Volterra with a group of 60 friends stopping for dinner in the Osteria La Pace. Excellent food and wine in a rustic Tuscany place. Owners very kind and funny. It will be interesting to get back in future with family.

Thank Salpas
Kuala Lumpur
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate lunch here twice during our week in Volterra. Came back for the pasta with wild boar sauce (pici con cinghiali) and the vegetable soup with bread included (Zuppe Volterana or Riboletta). Portions are large. House wine was fine. Decor is rustic, unpretentious inside a typical vaulted ceiling of central Volterra. Service friendly. A veal, calamari in cream sauce... More 

Thank Richard_TX_Kuda
Victoria, Canada
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Osteria was recommended by the proprietors of our Albergo and we had a delicious meal. The Pici con cinghiale was particularly yummy. Our server was delightful, entertaining and attentive. We had a wonderful evening at Osteria La Pace and would definitely return. Gracie!

Thank nancyandray2016
Province of Pisa, Italy
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

We have been visiting Volterra for more than twenty years, and have generally eaten in restaurants in the centre of the town. However last weekend when Volterra was exceptionally busy, we parked away from the centre and came across this restaurant whilst making our way to one of our favourite shops. The food is very Tuscan, but the antipasti were... More 

Thank aethena l
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Wonderful service at this quiet restaurant near one of the historic gates to the city. The spaghetti was the best we had in Italy.

Thank RHF1
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere. Full of locals as well as tourists. Waiting staff very friendly. Enjoyed the atmosphere of people stopping to chat on the way past.The starter of cold meats and bruschetta was very good. I wanted to order the chicken with parmesan with white wine to drink, but the waiter persuaded me to try a Tuscan dish of beef with... More 

Thank Greiner_11
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

We are a family of five and we'd been travelling all day. So a decent meal was exactly what we wanted. We waited and waited patiently for about half an hour before someone came to take our order. We had tomato soup and bruschetta to start which were very tasty. The margerhita pizzas were bland and tasteless. The service was... More 

Thank Verity L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

This was a hidden gem perhaps overlooked as it is situated at the Selci arch. A home cooked feel -Italian food at its best.

Thank Jonathan C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Had a nice dinner with good service. Went for bruschetta and a polenta starter. Then fillet steak and my steak slices with pear and gorgonzola, totally delicious combination. Although it was a four star rating there was a couple of things we did not expect. We were sat next to the toilets. Our wine glasses were not changed when we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $54
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Don Giovanni Minzoni 55, 56048, Volterra, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Volterra
  • Phone Number: +39 0588 86511

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