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Osteria Cacio e Pepe

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Localita' Lodoline del chianti -Vagliagli, 53019, Castelnuovo Berardenga, Italy
0577.1652898
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Reservations, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fabulous Food and Great for Gluten Free Eating

This place was wonderful. The service was incredible, we told the waitress we were gluten Free and she went through everything that we could eat. She said usually it is best to call ahead as they can create more options but as there were already gluten free customers who had called ahead, we had... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 20, 2015
anna b
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

This place was wonderful. The service was incredible, we told the waitress we were gluten Free and she went through everything that we could eat. She said usually it is best to call ahead as they can create more options but as there were already gluten free customers who had called ahead, we had many options including the most amazing... More 

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Biel, Switzerland
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210 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We went there as a small group and we tasted almost the full menu. All was delicious and the portions where big. As suprise, the price was low and we had a lot of good local wine and limoncello. We could sing italian songs and play music and even the owner joined us to enjoy. The garden in the forest... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

On vacation, heading out from Manarola in Cinque Terre for 4 days in Tuscany. Driving by noticed this restaurant and decided to give it a try. First off no fish, my Italian is very limited and at first mistakenly thought filet was filet of fish. Luckily they were very accommodating and had a delicious lasagna they cooked up with pesto... More 

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Thank Howard B
Newfoundland, Canada
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The pasta is amongst the best we had in Italy and that is saying a lot! All handmade and every dish is made and presented with care. We ended up going back a few times during our stay in the area and if this was in our neighbourhood, I would eat here every day!! Wonderful service, great wine selection, good... More 

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Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Nice osteria, local place, good and honest food. Friendly staff, felt very welcome. When in Vagliagli definately try to visit this lovely place.

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Essex, Connecticut
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We stumbled across this restaurant by accident and were glad we did. The ambience is basic but it appears to be a place where the locals flock. Food is excellent and reasonably priced. Ilaria the owner/chef is charming if you get a chance to meet her. We went back twice we enjoyed this restaurant so much. My wife and I... More 

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Rome, Italy
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Traditional and really good food at affordable prices. Nice service. A wonderful atmosphere in the woods in the heart of the beautiful Tuscan countryside.

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Thank biancap90
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

OK foodies, if your in Siena, get out of town & try this great little spot about 25 min NE from Siena on SP 102 near Vagliagli. Cacio e Pepe was recommended to us & with somewhat sceptical expectations, we hit the road, at night, in search of this restaurant. Fortunately the directions we rec'd we're accurate and we found... More 

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Basel
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Enjoyed a very good dinner with my wife and 3 friends. The food was generally excellent the only minor problem was some confusion which resulted in some of the main courses being brought at the same time as the appetisers. Otherwise, everything was very enjoyable with one lamb dish being a standout.

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Anacortes, Washington
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32 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

This modest osteria was amazing. The food was perfect. They served us family style, which was wonderful. Unusual offerings of what must be typical local fare at affordable prices. The owner/chef was so kind and welcoming. The dessert platter that we had was the best of all desserts we had in our travels all over Italy and France. The wonderful... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Localita' Lodoline del chianti -Vagliagli, 53019, Castelnuovo Berardenga, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Castelnuovo Berardenga
  • Phone Number: 0577.1652898

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?