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Piazza Rutilio Manetti, San Rocco a Pilli, Sovicille, Italy
+39 0577 348253
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England
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104 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We wanted a light lunch and were driving through whilst staying in the area saw this resturant so called in! It didn't look great from the outside but we decided to give it a try! The place was empty but the waiter( maybe owner) was welcoming Which was a good start! There were 3 of us and we each opted... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We're staying in the area and so tried il buon sapore for dinner. We ordered the starter buffet and then grilled sausage & penne alla'arribbiata for mains. The food was pretty decent (the grilled sausage in particular). The main sticking point for us was that there was only one waitress on shift. As a result our plates were not cleared... More 

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Thank alyn726
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice surprise. Incredibly cheap, really nice buffet for starters with good range. We ate ok and paid just 78 euros for dinner for 5!

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Thank James F
Toronto, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and i were staying in the area for a week. We accidentally ran into the place while looking for our accomodations and it looked cute but they were closed that day so we decided we would come back. Well, we did, and the waitress was lovely. She knew enough english to help us with the menu and give... More 

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Biggar, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Bar Restaurant offering honest well presented local food. The antipasto table has a good selection as a starter and the steak with truffle was melt in the mouth, you could cut it with a fork. One of the best I have had! Value

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Victoria, Minnesota
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

Having enjoyed Sunday lunch, we returned during the following week to eat at Il Buon Sapore. The menu was filled with interesting choices at fair prices, and the food was of good quality.

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London, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

Excellent pasta lunch. My wife had the pork tortellini and I had the penne with spicy tomato sauce Both were excellent, 1/4 carafe of house white was good too, as was the aqua frizzante! It was our first meal having arrived in Italy so we were likely to be impressed by the pasta! San Rocco has a Coop supermarket too.

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Thank hughie56
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

A family of 9, we ate here for an evening meal. Don't be put off by the decor (it was a bit warm inside too) they obviously like frogs! After 30 mins of being there, the place was packed and it's easy to see why, the food was great. There was only one waitress but she was quick & attentive.... More 

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Thank Aimi W
Nice, France
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107 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

Now, thats not a title I would give lightly, but when the wife and two teenage boys say it's their best ever pizza, it's a majority vote. Mine was exceptionally good, and I agreed it was in my top 10 ever, but I've had some great pizzas around the globe. The service was a tad slow, but we were sitting... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2014 via mobile

We stoped ad hoc on our way to rome and found friendly place with tasty food and wine. Our last lunch in italy was great and tiramissu was wonderful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Rutilio Manetti, San Rocco a Pilli, Sovicille, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Sovicille  >  San Rocco a Pilli
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 348253

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