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Ristorante Mater

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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner
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$39 - $78
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Italian, European
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Tasting Menu Our Land
Amuse bouche Marinated duck from the Valdarno, raspberry vinegar Grilled onion, potato, Zolfino bean and livers Veal Cheek “Simone Fracassi”, celeriac and pear Buffalo mozzarella Passatelli with mushrooms of the day, “Vacche Rosse” Parmigiano cream and white truffle Tagliolino, quail, Casentino snails and salad Stuffed Guinea fowl from the Valdarno “Laura Peri”, carrots and spicy sauce Marinated roe deer with chestnut honey, chanterelles and red fruits Forest salad Crème fraîche, lime and hazelnut Gianduia, nuts, pears and chocolate Petit Fours
70.0
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Amuse bouche Bread, salted butter, capers and parsley, Cantabrian anchovy Cuttlefish and sea salad noodle Red prawn from “Mazara del Vallo”, winter melon, tomato and thyme Marinated scampi and finger lime Spaghetti “Mancini” smoked butter, anchovies, breadcrumbs and lime Monkfish Fagottini pasta, capers and Bottarga Grilled octopus, cream of eggplant, horseradish Smoked eel, salted lemon, sweet pepper and onion Forest salad Crème fraîche, lime and hazelnut Winter melon, ginger, lemon, eucalyptus Petit Fours
75.0
Tasting Menu Freely
2 main courses and one dessert per person
65.0
Tasting Menu Freely
3 main courses and one dessert per person
85.0
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Reviewed December 8, 2019

This restaurant is incredible! What a gem! The experience was one in a million. The food, the service the atmosphere was perfection. For such an experience, it is very good value (the cost would be multiplied in any city and it would probably be less...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed May 20, 2019

This restaurant is one-of-a-kind culinary experience. The menu offers three different tastings or you can choose by the a-la-carte menu. We chose the tasting and what the chef arranged for us was simply perfect. All is accompained by typical Tuscan olive oil, home-made bread and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank RRORome
DirezioneDEPT, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ristorante Mater, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2019

Dear RRORome, thank you very much for your review on Mater. We are pleased you enjoyed our tasting menu as well as our wine list explained by our sommelier. We are really working hard on our Mater project and we are more than happy you...More

Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

We had dinner on eastern sunday. They opened recently for the 2019 season. So a complete new menu. We took the ‘Explore’ menu. It was spectacular, very very good indeed. We have been to Mater before (see earlier reviews). But the new menu is even...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Cdboer
DirezioneDEPT, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ristorante Mater, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2019

Thank you very much Cdboer! It is always a pleasure hosting you and we are glad our 2019 menu is even better than before. Thank you very much, you are a very special guest for us.

Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food & good wines & pleasant service! I would highly recommend the restaurant which could be a candidate for Michelin stars.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MHS00001
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

It's been the best dining experience we had in Italy which included a restaurant in Chianti with a Michelin. Service was perfect. Honestly can't recommend a restaurant any more strongly. The view, the food, and the service were fantastic!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank I7053WManag
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Mater – an unexpected treasure in the Tuscan region near the town of Poppi. The food was excellent – gourmet meal of Tuscan ingredients. We were staying at the I Tre Baroni Inn which was where the restaurant is located. The food was fresh, elegant,...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Chuck S
Reviewed August 10, 2017

In a difficult time for "fine dining" the Baroni family has upgraded their restaurant and having dined there we can say it was an absolutely unforgettable experience, from the reception to the presentation and taste of the food, to the service. Have a look at...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Aussies11
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Ristorante Mater can offer a unique experience to the most demanding gourmets. Their philosophy of drawing on Tuscan roots while enriching them with a surprisingly modern twist results in an real feast! I strongly recommend the degustation menu with wine tasting. It was amazing! Definitely...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank _emeczka1
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

We have had wonderful meals at hotel Il Tre Baroni in the past but the new Mater restaurant is something else. The venue is spectacular with a wonderful view over Poppi outside and a full view of the chefs working in their immaculate kitchen inside....More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank AandKF
Reviewed August 2, 2017

My family and I were able to enjoy this fine dining experience. Once as a tasting menu and once on our wedding night. The food is of highest standard and quality and cooked to perfection by a top chef. The restaurant itself is stunning with...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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