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"Il Celliere" a Castagnoli

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Loc Castagnoli Via del Castello 2 | frazione di Gaiole in Chianti SI, 53013 Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 731921
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Thu - Tue 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had dinner at the restaurant right after a two hour wine tasting at the wine shop next door. The food was outstanding! We had their cheese plate, mushroom salad( was fresh mushrooms picked that day) and a Tuscany steak! This place sits at one of the top restaurants we had bee ronin Italy! Aside from the food the ambience... More 

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Portland, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed three nights at this lovely winery!! What a beautiful, inviting place. An old castle in the hills of Chianti, small and quaint. The owners and staff were quite welcoming and knowledgeable. The rooms were spacious and clean. The tasting room was simple yet elegant! And the wine was to die for! The restaurant is what I would describe... More 

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Thank roxisnow
Leiria
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top! Excelent food,wines and staff. Good value for money. A great experience in the amazing Tuscany. Congratulations!

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Thank lobao2015
Ubud, Indonesia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Il Celliere has re-opened under new management. For years this restaurant has stood out for its imaginative cooking and lovely setting in the 'Rocca' of Castagnoli. It can be hard to find and the service is can sometimes be slow, but it has always been a friendly, high-quality establishment at a moderate price. The new management has kept to old... More 

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1 Thank JAmesFentress
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We regularly visit this restaurant - it is a beautiful building in the rustic Tuscan hamlet of Castagnoli. The food here is consistently fantastic; in particular I would recommend visiting on Thursdays, when fresh fish is available (a rarity in Tuscany!). The restaurant is family run, and specialises in fresh ingredients and innovative plates. Definitely worth a visit if you're... More 

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Berkshire
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love someone who is passionate about seasonal produce so when shown the porcini mushrooms collected earlier that day that would be prepared with homemade parpadelle I was excited. However, a plate full of over cooked pasta with exactly 5 small pieces of porcini - was disappointing. My wife's spinach and ricotta ravioli numbered just 2 and the intention may... More 

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Thank Henryq
Reston, va
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I still would recommend this place because food and setting is amazing. We had to wait over two hours for our main course. All other tables were served before us. Sadly, we did have to complain as my son fell asleep at the table. If the service was on point... I would have given it a five star.

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Southampton, New York
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We had 2 great meals here. They even made home made gluten free pasta and bread which was a special treat. Food was delicious, service excellent. Stunning setting in a tiny village.

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Thank AnnieT652
Estero, Florida
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74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Our small group had toured the attached winery and had a great tasting experience. So a few days later we booked dinner at Il Celliere. The atmosphere and service were very good. Our food selections ranged from pastas to pork dishes. Portions were small and good. One of our meals was listed on the menu as pork tenderloin, however when... More 

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Thank Ben C
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

The best pasta in my life! I had a home made tagliatelle al tartufo nero and it was amazing! I have no words to describe! Thank you so much!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$23 - $51
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loc Castagnoli Via del Castello 2 | frazione di Gaiole in Chianti SI, 53013 Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Gaiole in Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 731921

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?