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Via Venti Settembre n 50, 53034 Colle di Val d'Elsa, Italy
+39 0577 920549
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (32 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (10 reviews)
“breadsticks” (3 reviews)
Mediterranean, Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Venti Settembre n 50, 53034 Colle di Val d'Elsa, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

We celebrated my daughter-in-law and son's wedding dinner at Arnolfo's in May of 2017. I was unsure what to order for this once in a lifetime event so I made one of the best decisions I've ever made in my life: I told them to...More

Thank gopackgomaureen
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice restaurant, warm welcome. We come from the Netherlands, and the owner welcomed us in our own language, how nice is that! Beautiful dishes, exquisite wines. Between the corridors by outside chatting with beautiful, nice guests who also enjoyed the beautiful evening. When going home,...More

Thank BernaDienaar
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was our second visit to Arnolfo and they absolutely do not disappoint. The service, the smiles, the hospitality, the food, the presentation, the wine is impeccable and I always wonder why they don't have 3 Michelin stars. They don't skip a beat when we...More

Thank JetBackPack
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a beautiful evening in this small but impeccable restaurant on the hills near Siena. Both menus (vegetarian and fish) was superlative: high quality ingredients and a creative and colourful design of the dishes. Wine cart is huge and for all the pockets. Both the...More

1  Thank Luca P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here a few times and must say they always make me a happy man. The staff, the food, even the smallest details, amazing. Don't know why they are not in the ranking of 50 best restaurants in the world. For me you are...More

2  Thank VDBPa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really worth trying and was nice to stop here for a night on the way to more wine tasting. Everything is family run and the chef really is passionate about his culinary art. I would agree with the 2 star rating and think staying the...More

1  Thank Kevin P
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is perched on a pretty and non touristy town. Street parking is available out front. Warm hospitality and impeccable service. Excellent wine list with very accessible prices for a restaurant of this stature. Makes you wonder just how greedy other restaurants' markups are....More

1  Thank misterzhoux
Reviewed July 31, 2018

The two Sicilian brothers Giovanni and Gaetano started Arnolfo in 1982 in the old historic part of Colle di Val’Elsa. The restaurant has a beautiful indoor dining room but this warm summer evening the dining took place outdoors on the terrace with a stunning view...More

1  Thank cajsawarg2016
Gaetano T, Proprietario at Arnolfo, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Your reviewit's so detailed, thank you for sharing your experience. WE are really proud of our team who works with passion and love. We look forward to welcoming you again Have a beautiful Summer

Reviewed July 28, 2018

Party of 4 choose the meat tasting menu without wine pairing - after the 6 amuse bouche we were treated to an array of Tuscan cuisine at its best - outstanding presentation, service and food - even managed a photograph with the owner & chefMore

2  Thank DJ2364
Gaetano T, Proprietario at Arnolfo, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Thank you for using your precious time to share your experience. I feel even more proud of my team when I read reviews like this one. We work hard and try our best in order to give you an unforgettable night. We look forward to...More

Reviewed July 21, 2018

We eat at fine restaurants throughout the world. Blue Hill in NY, Centro in Lima, Noma (original) in Copenhagen, Frechette 58 in Modena. Unfortunately we wasted a lunch in Tuscany (and some money) on Arnolfo. We chose the ala carte menu vs the full tasting...More

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Gaetano T, Proprietario at Arnolfo, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2018

Dear. You missed few informations. You had a reservation for dinner and you wanted to cancel it 2h before your schedule arrival. Since you were supposted to pay the penality we suggested you to move the reservation from dinner to lunch, finding a compromise for...More

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August 27, 2017|
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Response from GaetanoT175 | Property representative |
Sorry for my late reply, hope I find you still interested. I'm sorry the website confused you, of course we accept solo dinner. Do not hesitate to contact us for any questions. We look forward to getting in touch as soon... More
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Lisa M
February 13, 2017|
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Response from Gaetano T | Property representative |
for dinner there is only the possibility of a taxi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$127 - $220
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Scenic view
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Venti Settembre n 50, 53034 Colle di Val d'Elsa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Colle di Val d'Elsa
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 920549
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Our house, it consists of four floors with a roof terrace and two private dining rooms, the main dining room, with a view of a Tuscan hill with great charm, Arnolfo Restaurant can accommodate up to thirty guests, a private room and a maximum of eight persons. These rooms can be combined to accommodate up to a maximum of thirty guests. There is availability for the exclusive use of the house, the two dining rooms and the terrace for a drink, The upper floors have four bedrooms, reserved for guests of the restaurant can accommodate up to a maximum of eight persons.
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