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Osteria l'Antica Quercia

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Via di Sant'Appiano, 33, Barberino Val d'Elsa, Italy
0558075281
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12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Ontario, Canada
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Great experience eating at Osteria L'Antica. Our party had a mix of mains including the gigantic beef platter (sold by the kilo). All dishes were perfect and the wait staff was amazing (in spite of English being a killer difficult which is fine). Don't hesitate to go here!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Totally enjoyed eating at this restaurant. Food was great. Service was friendly. It was our first night in Italy and it was perfect. Low key, fresh food, locals eating there. The pasta was meat sauce was delicious. The cold lemoncello was fun. Never saw it served the same way in the 2 weeks we were in italy.

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

We stayed in Sant'Appiano for 7 days a few weeks ago. We went to the Osteria twice that week and we had such a fantastic time. Rebecca and her colleagues took excellent care of us! They created an atmosphere that gave us such a relaxed evening and in all we needed they were so very attentive and friendly. All the... More 

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Fermoy
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Loved the terrace dining and the beautiful views. Food was great, reasonably priced and the children loved the adjacent play area.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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114 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

An Italian menu the way an non-Italian dreams of eating during their vacation, with plenty pizza and pasta. The food was fine, for the most part, but don't tell the staff that your meat is undercooked (ordered medium, but I could swear that cow was still mooing), or you'll have a very drunk chef come out to your table and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This restaurant represented all the qualities and history of typical Tuscan cuisine. Whils there was a good range of more typical dishes (pasta, pizza), I was particularly taken by the quality of pate, and offal foods. I thoroughly recommend the grilled tongue which was an eye catcher for mine.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We enjoyed every minute of our meals here & we will most definitely be back for more on our next visit. My husband & I travel to Italy as least once a year & make a special drive out to this restaurant each time (as we stay in Firenze) As you will see from some of the pictures, there meat... More 

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Thank Rachel M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Lovely local osteria, beautiful terrace, great food, local specialities ( we ordered a plate of mixed local appetisers to share and it was a really varied selection. About 60 E for 4 people including 2 massive shared plates of appetisers, 4 mains, 2 desserts. Do book in advance as very busy with locals (always a good sign).

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Silkeborg, Denmark
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Great meal, nice and friendly service at a very attractive price level - what more would you ask for? Pizzas are great and simple like "real" Italian pizzas and their steaks are really good. Simple dishes, the Italian way - "what you see, is what you get"

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We ate three times at l'Antica Quercia during our stay in Chianti. It was amazing: sitting under the awning and watching the sunset over the valley whilst eating the most delectable food from local sources was an experience to savour. The proprietor, Cristina, and her staff were charming and Marco, the invisible chef, produced the most wonderful dishes to our... More 

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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 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Sant'Appiano, 33, Barberino Val d'Elsa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Barberino Val d'Elsa
  • Phone Number: 0558075281

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