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Via delle Prigioni 8/R, 56048, Volterra, Italy (Formerly Il Porcellino)
+39 0588 86392
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely little find. Friendly staff. Great interior and modern seating outside. They only do pizza for lunch but the evening menu looks very tasty. Just a shame we have to leave before we get to revisit. Would highly recommend

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, excellent service and a great experience! Went there in August 2016 and both the food and the staff was really great!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I visited this establishment in July. The staff can obviously not communicate in English. It was like Manuel in Fawlty Towers. They managed to get our orders wrong twice. The food wasn't good either. My wife got a Caprese salad with green tomatoes. The kids' pizzas wasn't great. I left still hungry since they only managed to... More 

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Delft, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

We had a nice lunch. Meat was okay. Veal with pepper and a veal with lemon sause. Nice but not extraordinary. Paid 6 euros for a salad of only green saled leaves. That was bit dissapointing. Bottle of water 2 euros. Okay. Not great but definately okay.

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Tervuren, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

We had reserved for 4 on the terrace outside, but the family before us were taking their time. The owners offered us to wait inside with a glass of fine prosecco and to win some time we could already choose from the menu. We had antipasti for 4 which was really delicious. The wine (Vernaccia di San Gimignano 2015 from... More 

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Thank Michael M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

The service at this restaurant is amazing. Antipasto and meatballs as starters, both were delicious. For our mains we had pizza, chicken, and pasta. All very yummy. We ordered 4 deserts, chocolate cake, cheesecake, tiramisu, and adffogato. The food was to die for and good for our whole family. Wine was amazing, and drinks came out quickly. Service was outstanding... More 

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Thank Kimble W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

We had wild roar and beef on lemon sauce, tiramisu. They were all perfect. The waiters were also all very nice. We would recommend this place to everyone coming to Volterra.

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Thank İrem G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Fast and nice service, very good steak and amazing tiramisu. Best tiramisu money can buy😁. Also you should try suppa volterana.

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Thank Gyuri E
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

What a terrific find. We dined outside, the menu was comprehensive and covered all tastes. We had a litre of house wine, a couple of beers, bottle of fizzy water, sprite for the boy.... it is a holiday after all! food was a tuscan plate selection for 3,it was the best we have had in Tuscany, the flavours were incredible!... More 

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Thank Somersetreviewer
Littlehampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We've been in Italy for 10 days, had some wonderful food but this was the best. So tasty I didn't want it to end.

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Thank Maggie B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via delle Prigioni 8/R, 56048, Volterra, Italy (Formerly Il Porcellino)
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Volterra
  • Phone Number: +39 0588 86392

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