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Solo Ciccia

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Via XX Luglio, 50022 Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
+39 (0)55 852 727
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Thu - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great experience. The meat was very good and both grown ups and teenagers loved it. Nice setting. Go here!

Thank HelenaSvLi
Istria, Croatia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic atmosphere, great food and staff. Excellent value for money. Can't wait to repeat someday.

Thank ira2210
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place actually has the best meat plates I've ever eaten. You get a huge meal with several different meat cuts, water and Italian wine and bread (all the wine, water and bread you want) . There are different options depending on how hungry you are. I got the 30 euros one and I was completely satisfied. At the beginning... More 

Thank Ricardo A
Sao Paulo, SP
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Here you realise that Dario Cecchini offers much more than great steaks. And actually, more than beef, despite the name seems to indicate an exclusive meat place. Grilled vegetables are wonderful, same as a simple and creamy (but no cream in it, of course!) pappa al pomodoro. Amazing the musetto, the tenerumi and all the lesser known parts of the... More 

Thank Rob303631
San Francisco, California
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70 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Yes, yes...Dario is a character. Certainly there is too much meat to eat. That horn was very loud. Parking was a challenge. But THIS is what I really loved about this experience: the communal table. We ate with couples from Italy, France, Austra, Spain, and Canada. There is no other experience we have had in Italy where this variety has... More 

Thank kbs2001
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130 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

It is a little scary to be writing this in light of the glowing reviews this restaurant has received. Tom and I planned for and researched our trip to Tuscany for many months. Based on the wonderful reviews and the fact that Anthony Bourdain had eaten there, we excitedly made reservations. We knew that if we did not go, we... More 

Thank Norma_Atlanta_Ga
Berthoud, Colorado
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

We actually found this place on a wine tour. I was a little apprehensive about coming to a butcher for lunch but was very pleasantly suprised. They sat us in a room covered in old stone which was great and the meats were all very tasty. It seemed as though there were at least 4 kinds of meat and the... More 

Thank woolaway05
silicon valley
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Loved it! Hands down, the best restaurant vibe I have been to in a long time. The place exudes the bigger than life personality of its owner Dario. Truly a warm and inviting soul, we could not have felt more welcome. If you like meat...well BEEF, then you should make your way to Panzano. About 1hr 30 min from Sienna... More 

Thank drewster63
San Diego, California
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

t is a bit of a tourist destination to go see Dario the Butcher and have one of his nose to tail dinners but it is a very fun night and the food is very good. You start in Dario's butcher shop where you drink wine and taste some of his salami and other treats while Dario stands behind the... More 

Thank gregg w
new york city
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

Our local friend knows Dario the butcher so we were so lucky to have met him prior to dinner reservation. He's definitely a big character and has such presence. Totally friendly and working behind the counter slicing meat into perfect slices with knife (not a slicer!). They have a spread of food of products that they sell at the shop... More 

Thank newyorkertraveler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via XX Luglio, 50022 Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Greve in Chianti  >  Panzano in Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)55 852 727

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