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Osteria del Borghicciolo

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Corso Italia 35, 52100, Arezzo, Italy
+39 0575 24488
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The food is ok but the price for the lasagna is high if you consider that the size is really small. Some friends didn't enjoy their pasta either. All in all a bit expensive for the quantity.

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Thank Beatriz R
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We saw this place as it was close to where we were staying and seemed like a nice setting. Unfortunately, the setting was the high point of our evening. The food was extremely tasteless, so much so that if I had cooked it myself I would have been embarrassed to serve it to others. And I don't cook much! We... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

The food is under average for Italian standards. The price too high for the food and the wine. A bottle of Prosecco 20 euro's. The service is poor, inert, it takes too long before food is being served. Putting copperto on the bill whilst no bread was served. They give Italian hospitality and food a bad name.

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Thank Matty G
Giacomo V, Proprietario at Osteria del Borghicciolo, responded to this review

Dear Sir, definitively you have some very serious problems about understanding our local food. More problems you have about attention reading menu and prices... We give a menu to each customers to give the best service we can. Every recipe has translation in english and all ingredients are carefully described. All the prices are detailed. If you order more than... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014

I dislike writing a bad review, but in this case there is no other viable alternative. We often frequent the monthly antique market in Arezzo which is quite spectacular. Yesterday (May 4, 2014) we stopped at this abysmal trattoria operated by the most objectionable man you can possibly imagine. You only need read his irate responses to poor reviews on... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2011

Very bad experience. E was guests at lunch. Very bad service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$28 - US$49
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Italia 35, 52100, Arezzo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Arezzo
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 24488

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