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Ristorante Taverna del Grappolo Blu

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Italian, Mediterranean, Tuscan, Central-Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic food and a great atmosphere. The tagliatelle with mushroom and truffle oil is to die for. Favourite restaurant in Tuscany so far on our trip.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This must be about the 6th time we have visited Grappolo Blu. The owner gave us another rude greeting - at was as if we had offended him. He was gruff with us, so we tried to be as pleasant as we could and soon...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

Recently we established that the Italians want to make the cuisine very special. We as tourists love the freshly made pastas with tomatoes kissed by the sun and all local fresh ingredients. It’s been very difficult to find an original Italian restaurant, but this is...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank moniqueh663
Reviewed July 20, 2019

The wine list is a book 3” thick! We found wine by the glass at the back of it! Drank nice Brunello and I had prunes wrapped in bacon (Lardo) with goat cheese and arugula. 5 star. My husband had pasta (always) and liked it....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank TerryKees
Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

We went to Ristorante Taverna del Grappolo blu with 16 other people while on a vineyard tour. We were late to our reservation but still greeted with a smile. We shared many dishes, all of which were delicious. I enjoyed each of the pasta dishes,...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank jbtolz
Reviewed June 29, 2019 via mobile

Disappointing after reading mostly positive reviews. The restaurant setting is superb (especially if you get one of the tables outside with the phenomenal view). Food was excellent, wine superb but service didn’t match. Only two waitress’s looking after the entire restaurant and they were run...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Michael W
Reviewed June 28, 2019

We were left unattended for half an hour, no one asked us about anything and they were seriously understaff. I do not recommend the service and I’ll let you guys judge their food and ‘special Italian attitude’ Viola!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Wilson L
Reviewed June 24, 2019

In spite of being full and busy, the food and service was excellent. A vast selection of wines were available at reasonable to astronomical prices to entice the wine buffs.the food was both interesting and well presented. Clearly, it is important to reserve a table.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ure14
Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

I didn't realize it was a Michelin recognized place until we got there. Owner was all business but warmed up later. Gnocchi was good, pasta with pesto like sauce was good. Special was tripe. Turned out to be very good. I had to spice it...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jj100002016
Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

It was extremely busy for dinner. Very loud, poor service, likely as so busy. Food very mediocre. Would stick with the pici, rather than meat dishes.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Response from NMCate | Reviewed this property |
You can always bookreservations, and in fact it is a good idea because this is a very popular place. Usually my hotel does it for me but you can certainly do it yourself. You will have best luck booking as early in the... More
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Hi Unfortunately I have no idea about the rooms. We were just for 1 day there. But I personally would stay somewhere out of the town. We stayed at agroturismo humile which was quite nice. That's kind of far away but I am... More
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