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Trattoria La Buca delle Fate

Corso Il Rossellino 38/a, 53026, Pienza, Italy
+39 0578 748272
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“pici” (26 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Corso Il Rossellino 38/a, 53026, Pienza, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In an excelent location a nice restaurant with great space for large groups. The service was standard italian but a little nicer, as all over tuscany the house wines where perfect for lunch and the cacio e pepe pasta was the best i had. The...More

Thank juan t
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a typical Italian restaurant, excellent pasta, good price and quality. Very central to Pienza downtown

Thank RicMiranda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food and service. Chingialle pasta is amazing and the atmosphere is nice for special occasions.

Thank DKayJohnson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant the second day of our vacation in Pienza, because the owner of the guesthouse we were staying suggested it. Bad decision!! The food not even average. I cook much better than that. The service very slow. And the heat... oh...More

Thank Maria K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is now our favourite restaurant in Pienza - which is quite something given the large amount of great places to eat in such a small town. On our most recent stay in Pienza during August, we had dinner there several times. The welcome was...More

Thank j0nny67
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant, excellent service, child friendly. Smart clean waiters serving delicious food, helpfully informing children and carefully listening to their needs. Well worth the money and airco was an added bonus. Most pleasant

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Reviewed 6 June 2017

My wife and I went there for dinner. Though the restaurant is big and not so crowded, we were told to make advance booking by our hotel receptionist which was fair enough. The place is well decorated in Italian style. The overall atmosphere was good....More

Thank TomSom1962
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We did not have reservations and were fortunate to receive one of the last tables. The place is very popular and was jammed packed the night we went. It was understaffed. The owner was trying to do too much. A crowd congregated up front and...More

Thank gus1959
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We dropped in for luncheon and were so positive surprised. All the dishes we tried were very good. In audition you can choose from a varied list of wine ( and this distrikt is so famous for It's wine), and also the tabl wine was...More

Thank Kristin M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The food was simply great, enjoyed it a lot. The service was also as good as the food. Very nice and friendly. We tried the home made pasta and loved it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:30
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12:30 - 14:30
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12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Il Rossellino 38/a, 53026, Pienza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Pienza
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 748272
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