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Osteria La Limonaia

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Via di Gello 9/A, 51100 Pistoia, Italy
+39 0573 400453
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darwen
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best lamb chops I have ever eaten. Cheese soufflé with onion sorbet just melts in your mouth . Recommended by agriturismo amedea . Both worth a try

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Vilassar de Dalt, Spain
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62 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Reccomended place if you are in the area. Well presented courses for a reasonable prices. I have been served quickly but the quality of the food remained delicious. I tried the sformatino di carcioffi and the bavette al pesto di cavolo nero... and simply buonissimo.

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Athens, Greece
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is a very nice restaurant that we visited while staying in Torreveccia (5' away) in Tuscany. The quality of food was fantastic and we really enjoyed the traditional dishes of Tuscany. There was an extensive wine list at very good prices. The service and the atmosphere were also great.

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UK
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went here our first night in Pistoia, based on a recommendation. We went early because we have a small child and so the place was quiet. However the service was excellent and the food very tasty. The Parmesan soufflé with a red onion sorbet was a particular delight. We are thinking about going back before the... More 

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Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Recommended by the owners of our lodgings, the fantastic B&B villa Parri, we enjoyed a lovely meal in this hidden gem outside Pistoia. A family business, run by the younger generation, with the Papa and Mama still present on the background, giving their obvious and well earned approval. Such lovely food combined with a lot of Antinori wines to choose... More 

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

This is probably the tenth time we have eaten here over the last 7 years .The food is outstanding ,one of the reasons we return to Pistoia . It would surely have a Michelin star in England . The service is quick and efficient ,whilst still being friendly. I dream of the pecorino pie with red onion sorbet ,as a... More 

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Broxbourne, England, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is a lovely family run restaurant and was recommended by the Villa Pari where we were staying. We had a little difficulty communicating with our waiter, we ordered a bottle of Prosecco and were given two glasses of Prosecco instead. The restaurant was in a quiet location with a lovely atmosphere. The food was good and we went back... More 

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Annecy, France
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160 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Nice people, calm place, excellent food. If i come back one day in this area i will for sure come back to this "osteria". The ambiance is very friendly and casual There is a nice terrace for summer dinner. Clearly one of my best experience so far in Toscana 90€ for two with a Bottle of wine, café and "Grappa".... More 

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London
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

A bit off the beaten track, our hotel recommended we eat here, we weren't disappointed. It is a lovely family run restaurant, which was full of local people (I always find this reassuring) the food was great, the service was friendly and the bill was very reasonable, what's not to love! Would definitely recommend if your in the vicinity.

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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by the host of our villa and were very pleased we tried it. The menu features traditional Italian and local speciality dishes. A highlight was the duck pasta and the roast pork - so delicious. To finish we ordered a waffle shell filled with custard and strawberries. It was stunning. Service was efficient and very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Gello 9/A, 51100 Pistoia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pistoia  >  Pistoia
  • Phone Number: +39 0573 400453

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?