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Ristorante la Castellana

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Via di Montefioralle 1 | Montefioralle, 50022, Greve in Chianti, Italy
+39 055 853134
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Tue - Sun 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Overland Park, Kansas
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stumbled onto this restaurant when out exploring Greve in Chianti. We ate outside in what appeared to us to be a gazebo-like enclosure that formerly was parallel parking for about 4 cars--overlooking the Tuscan vineyard valley below. Food was great; service was super; experience overall was amazing.

Thank CottageCareTraveler
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in a villa just behind this great restaurant. We visited twice, and our hosts probably 5 times! This is a family-run place and the service and food are just like you are family. Very traditional Tuscan fare, very hearty, very tasty. Such a great treat to be in this place! Thanks so much for your warm hospitality.

Thank Jeff H
Canberra, Australia
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94 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My experience here was far more than just food and service. The place looks out over a beautiful valley and soaking in the view, the peace, the mood of a village proud of its roots, was magnificent.

Thank Queenslanderabroad
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the tartufo mashrooms dishes are very good, very recommended. Order a place before because its a very small place

Thank Alex P
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Call ahead, and make a reservation. Would recommend asking to dine outside in their covered "terrace." Delicious food, especially the flourless chocolate torte and the burrata with sliced truffles. It was one of our favorite meals in Italy. Warning - if you're driving and your GPS/directions take you a hill to a dead end (and it looks like someone's home)... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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245 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky to be there during a warm autumn afternoon, so we sat in the outside terrace facing a stunning view of the sunny Tuscan hills. The interior part of the restaurant itself is quite small, and the terrace is across the street from it: for us it was not an issue, as there was hardly any traffic on... More 

Thank marcellos375
Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here one rainy night in Tuscany. It was so quaint and had wonderful authentic food and great wine! We'll definitely return when we are in Tuscany again.

Thank Jennifer L
London, England, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat on a terrace overlooking a beautiful valley and enjoyed home cooked food. The service was not fast but the waiter was so cheerful it didn't matter. It should be pointed out that the terrace is next to a road that divides it from the main restaurant. Fortunately there weren't many cars passing the night we were there.

Thank Ann M
Dublin, Ireland
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5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was in a group of 18 and in fairness the group leader should have pre booked the table before we arrived in a Saturday afternoon. However when we finally got our pasta, mine and the persons beside me was cold. We sent it back thinking we'd get freshly made for the princely sum of €16 but it was microwaved-Smthg that... More 

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Palm Springs
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was so good the first time we had to go back a second time while we were in Tuscany. Tommaso took such good care of us. We highly recommend this cozy restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $54
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Montefioralle 1 | Montefioralle, 50022, Greve in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Greve in Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 055 853134
Typical restaurant settled in Chianti area, up on the hill of Montefioralle, near the medieval town; you can taste the typical Chianti cuisine in una unique place with a family atmoshere. Our dishes are made with fresh, seasonal hight quality ingredients, following old traditional receipes, with a personal modern touch. Our speciality are: plates with fresh truffle, appetizer with fresh and local meat-cuts (tuscan ham, salami, sausage) and cheeses, hand-made pasta, wildboard, the real Florentine-style steak, hand-made cakes. From our cellery: local Chianti wines from the best farms, red-wines like Brunello, Montepulciano, Chianti Classico, selected wines from all Italy. During the summer you can dine on our terrace over-looking the wonderful hills.

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