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L'Incontro

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Italian, Bar, Cafe
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Via Giacomo Matteotti 18, Volterra, Italy
0588 80 500
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6:00 am - 12:00 am
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Thu - Tue 6:00 am - 12:00 am
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Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for pastry and coffee recommend panoepato the white one and glass of iced coffee. Great town Would go back good atmosphere too

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Thank Eric H
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a charming bakery and Gelateria located in the town's main drag, Via Matteotti. I had to try a local favorite, called Ossi di Morto, "bones of the dead." It is a very crunchy, delicious cookie made from almonds. If you are not in the mood for a cookie, there are many selections of pastries and gelato.

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Kitchener, Canada
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325 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for coffee - which was excellent - and picked up a few tasty treats from the display case on our way out. So glad we did cuz we enjoyed them on our drive to Pisa - we should have bought more!!!

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Thank Phil G
Delft, The Netherlands
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We went every morning to drink the best coffee and some pastry. Loved it. A lot of Italians come here.

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Delfgauw, The Netherlands
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63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Good food, good pastries, good coffee and nice staff! Typical good place you should visited once you are in Volterra! All good

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

Quick drink prior to dinner elsewhere. Nice small selection of savouries and what appeared to be barley prepared similarly to risotto. Probably better during the day as a cafe/sweet place but absolutely fine as a place for a drink in the evening, not quiet.

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52 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

We have been there a lot of times and keep coming back. Very nice place, very good coffee, pastries and ice cream

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Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Tried to order simple hot chocolate for four of us 4 times before they remembered we existed. We are nice people and we greeted the waitress in Italian, so nobody can say we were some obnoxious tourists. We politely asked if we need to order over the counter or we have to wait at the table to be served. The... More 

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Thank RamonaEK
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

We stumbled into this place looking for some sweets after lunch. Their selection of baked goods is extensive. My wife is gluten free, and they even had a few selections for her. The baked treats that we sampled were some of the best I have eaten anywhere in Europe. Not just Italy. When we get back to Italy, we will... More 

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Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Great place for a cappacino, pastry and fresh squeezed orange juice with a modest fee. Early morning it's buzzing, but the wait is worth it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giacomo Matteotti 18, Volterra, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Volterra
  • Phone Number: 0588 80 500

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