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La Tavernetta

Via Guarnacci 14, 56048, Volterra, Italy
+39 0588 88155
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Jun 24, 2018
“Yummy pasta and dessert”
4 days ago
“Miserable staff, none existent service! ”
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Guarnacci 14, 56048, Volterra, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was ok, But staff not friendly, not single smile or word. Service slow and very poor, never asked if we wanted any desserts or coffee. Go and find some where better.

Thank Daleblue123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In France, we have quite a few bad restaurants, indeed, really... And now I can say that Italy has the same issue...at least with this one... A pizza looking like a frozen one with a surprising brioche like crust, greasy cheese and transparent ham. A...More

Thank ulysseus13
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Lovely lunch, good menu choice, good service, nice people, excellent wine - what more could you want? I had the fried pesce & Helen had the cheese & honey. The couple next to us had pasta and said it was lovely.

Thank DAB60
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We arrived at this restaurant in Volterra and 935pm on a Saturday night. The restaurant had several tables of customers left and we thought there'd be a chance that the kitchen may have closed. They happily offered us a table and we were swiftly waited...More

Thank LindaQld
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

People : great Food: great Wine: great Cost: great But 4 star because it took quite a while before the pizzas came (40 minutes) But to cut it short they where great especially the Nostradamus pizza, salami with extra spice Go check this out

Thank Kaa05
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff helped make this easily overlooked restaurant well worth a visit. Food was well prepared and cooked but not pretentious. Genuine Italian food. Ask to see the ceiling frescoes upstairs.

Thank john N
Reviewed February 13, 2017

My wife, our two friends and I truly enjoyed our lunch underneath the frescoed ceiling of La Tavernetta. A great dining experience.

Thank Bearbybirth
Reviewed September 24, 2016

We enjoyed an outside seat, quick service and two very satisfying pizzas. A good price, plenty of wine choices and a popular spot.

Thank Johns1951
Reviewed June 22, 2016

We visited the restaurant for lunch based on the good variety of both heavy and light dishes shown on the menu. Started with a fresh insalata mists with tuna followed by a nicely seasoned mushroom sauce. Because of the heat of the day we chose...More

Thank LAsharky
Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

We went here for a great lunch. The Volterra soup and farro soup were great as well as the pasta dishes. I have to say the pizza was just ok-wouldn't come here specifically for pizza. Service was a little slow but then we realized everything...More

Thank Michaela H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Guarnacci 14, 56048, Volterra, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Volterra
  • Phone Number: +39 0588 88155
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