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Ombra della Sera

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Via Antonio Gramsci 70, 56048, Volterra, Italy
+39 058886663
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North Tamborine, Australia
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Set just beside a small church in shaded spot on warm day this restaurant served up both the freshest seafood spaghetti and warm hospitality we have come to experience in these small medieval villages. Also great place to watch the world go by.

Thank Patrick S
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

The owner made us feel very welcome. The pasta and rabbit was really taste. So fair the only negative it was the fact we ordered 2 glasses of wine what supposed to cost €10.00, but we ended up paying €20.00. As the staff was really nice with us we didn't want to complain about it, but keep your eyes on... More 

Thank Soraya L
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Lovely restaurant in Voltera, has an extensive menu specialized in truffles. Prices are fair for the quality served and is a good place for lunch if you enjoy your senses. Staff speak a bit English and they also have English menus. The portions served are also generous. Restaurant is clean and staff are friendly.

Thank rashaddubai
Stuttgart, Germany
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61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

You want to feed your family. You want to be close to center. You want to eat outside, and you want to feel catered to as a family. Pasta 🔘. Price 🔘. Wine 🔘. Don't waste time looking too far. This place is just right.

Thank Hatteras H
Monroe, Michigan
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67 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

should go there ! Best in town ! nice food, simply italian, not so turistical ! go where italians go ! this is it !

Thank sgoorts
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90 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Several years ago, on our first visit here, we both enjoyed some fantastic tuna steaks. Simple but truly memorable fish. On this visit once again we had the fish of the day. Really lovely. The service was friendly and helpful. Looking forward to our next visit at the Ombra della Sera.

Thank J0hnandAngela
Copenhagen, Denmark
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

This gnocchi was terribly boring and I must advice everybody to go somewhere less touristic. The location and the tablecloth was nice.

Thank Rasmus J
Girona, Spain
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146 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

Recommended by people I was staying with, this restaurant did not disappoint. Serving good Tuscan cuisine, I enjoyed a meal outside accompanied by a very good local white wine, Service was amiable & the meal not too pricey (but not cheap). They offer more than just pizza, so a good place for all tastes.

Thank FranceSally
Leiden, The Netherlands
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

We loved this place. A real Italian place, not too touristic, great value and great pizza's. A little bit further from other restaurants. Wine is very cheap and decent. Highly recommended!

Thank Bramvh
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

|We were in a family trip 2 adults and 3 kids. we reached at late evening in Voltera and after a walk arround the streets, looked for a nice place to eat. The service was poor, the english of the waiter was low, the dishes were totally different than expected and small compared to other restaurants. Surprisingly, the waiter changed... More 

Thank Julian Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Antonio Gramsci 70, 56048, Volterra, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Volterra
  • Phone Number: +39 058886663

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