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La Taverna di Re Artu

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Via della Rosa 4, 53026, Pienza, Italy
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Fri - Wed 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

We have returned to Pienza after one year. The owner has recongnized us at once and was so nice as we had remembered him! Amazing crostini!!! We can recommend this place to everybody who loves italian food and wine!

Thank Daniela B
Alameda, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

We lingered here for a few local beers and some nibbles one late afternoon in August. The service was fantastic, the menu was perfect, and the setting ideal. Worth stopping in - have a toast with melted cheese and proscuitto or the pecorino tasting (3 ages of cheese with jam and honey). Can't wait to return and lose track of... More 

Thank princesspupule
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff. Great pecorino and eggplant options. Pet friendly. Would definitely come back next time we are in Pienza!

Thank natalie5000
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Charming taverna in a backstreet, a few nice tables outside, extremeky friendly, serviceminded and devoted servers. The perfect lunch...Pecorino, crostini, ham, salami and sausages. Good recommendations for wine and beer suitable for the dishes. Look no further....enjoy !

Thank Consulen
Alton, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2016

We've been fortunate enough to eat here a couple of times - enjoying the selections of pecorino, jams, breads and wine. It makes for a perfect get away while visiting the beautiful town of Pienza. For non- Italian speakers like us, the proprietors speak good enough english to provide an excellent experience to go along with the excellent food. We... More 

Thank Mark S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2015

We're looking for a place to have a glass of wine in the afternoon and were surprised with this lovely and small place, with excellent service, nice wine and delicious cheese table (Pienza is a well known pecorino cheese producer). We recommend it!

Thank alalas
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2015

We sought out this wine bar after reading the positive reviews on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed. The wines and beers were absolutley lovely and you could tell they had been chosen by the Owners with care and passion. The Owners themselves were some of the loveliest people we met in Italy. Can't wait to get back to Pienza... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

After a busy day of driving through Tuscany then stopping in Pienza, we came across La Taverna di Re Artu before heading out for dinner. We could not have asked for a better evening. Great wine and beer, fantastic service and lovely owners. If you are in Pienza please stop here to unwind and relax.

Thank dempsc
Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015

Tiny and hidden in a small street - one could hardly imagine a smaller streeet in such a small town but still. Wine was great, we sat outside, but the inside was also very cosy.

Thank moroti
Orinda, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2015

On a biking trek, we stopped here for lunch and it was a meal and experience I won't forget. There is a lot of delicious food in Tuscany, but this spot epitomizes the small town hospitality and traditional cuisine of this region. Everything we had was delightful.

Thank Tammy B

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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
Italian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Romantic, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Rosa 4, 53026, Pienza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Pienza
  • Phone Number: 3334724966

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