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La Taverna di Casciano

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Via Campo a Paolo 31, 53016 Murlo, Italy
+39 0577 818043
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Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Been there once, we have ordered veal steak and boar meat and both were perfect. Most of the dishes from the card are local Tuscany cuisine so visiting the place will enhance your Italian experience. They don't serve pizza.

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London
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44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Came in for dinner after a long day on the road. Food wasn't bad and prices are very reasonable. Usual Tuscan fare with cold meat starters, main courses of rabbit and pasta with wild boar (cinghaile). All very good. We skipped dessert as we were very tired. Service on a Tuesday evening was a little slow but forgiveable. Opening hours... More 

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Svenstrup, Denmark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

I believe I've tasted half their menu, and it is without exception good. I have wisited the place twice, with my family. Should I point out the best on their toscan menu, it is their "cinghiale ragu", tasty and just wonderful.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This is a very charming restaurant in Casciano di Murlo (about 20 minutes from Siena). We went there three times because we were staying in a villa ten minutes away, and the food was sooooo good! The pasta, the steak, the brushetta al pomodoro. It was all delicious. The only dish I would not recommend is the Osso bucco. This... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

great restaurant, we stopped for a meal on the fly, leaving for Grosseto. the place is very charming and well maintained and the staff is very courteous and polite. we took 2 Tuscan starters and 4 very good cut with side dishes. we ate very well and spent little.

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NetSurferHI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

On our last night in Murlo we decided to try the local restaurant in Casciano, and boy are we happy we did. We actually showed up at 6:30pm not knowing that the restaurant did not open until 7:30pm. We were with my mom, who can only walk very short distances. We saw in the window that staff were in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013 via mobile

The bruschetta con Pomadora was wonderful as well as the as the pasta con Porcini, the Pici with garlic also was outstanding. This family Resturant in a small town deserves attention and should be a destination for those close by. This is our third year of enjoying the food in this charming Resturant .

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

we were eating there couple times - we we two families, 9 people in total (5 kids). Of course kids were noisy but we were very much welcome in Taverna!

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seattle
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Very authentic Tuscan Cuisine. We came here on our first night staying at La Palazzina nearby. Great start to a week in Tuscany.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

La Taverna di Casciano is a little gem in the middle of nowhere, a family run taverna serving some great tuscan dishes. Not expensive, and full of local people which is the best recommendation you can get. Great place to go if you are staying at Fattoria Casabianca or anywhere in Murlo and surrounding areas.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Campo a Paolo 31, 53016 Murlo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Murlo
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 818043

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