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La Chiocciola

Via M. Mencattelli, 2, 53026, Pienza, Italy
+39 0578 748683
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (15 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
“truffle” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via M. Mencattelli, 2, 53026, Pienza, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was truly the best Florentine steak ever!!!! The staff was professional and catering. The experience was like no other. The steak....OMG....the steak...there are no words to explain how scrumptious the steak was. It's a mom and pop place and they treat you like family....More

Thank Yvonne G
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We had a nice lunch here but with kids it was a bit formal seating inside a large but tastefully done up hall. The food was great, with a yummy dessert cart. Very conveniently located right in the centre of Pienza as you come from...More

Thank firenzepiero
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Located in the way to the parking area you may pass by the restaurant and will regret that you have not eatent there. The best PICI in Toscana, really hand made. We were afraid it was a forgotten place, but it was overcrowded, during the...More

Thank Ufa_traveller
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Just a block to the north of the World Heritage site this is a really good option for dinner. The food was decious including the pasta with cheese and pepper, the spaghetti with meat sauce, the house wine, and cappaccino.

Thank Cosmos M
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

If you think that the bad food doesn't exist in Italy... well this is the place! The waitress served what she wants, even when I ordered twice and show with finger what I want, she just didn't put attention. Anyway they served what she wants...More

2  Thank lalauea
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Good value restaurant just outside the old town of Pienza, the menu contains some old favourites, but the wild boar in Brunnello is a classic. Lovely roast potatoes round off this meal nicely. Yummy.

Thank CD
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Very good Italian restaurant option, with different types of plates. Interesting price, good quality of food

Thank RicMiranda
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Went for lunch with my boyfriend, we each had a pasta dish and shared a salad. Great value meal, food was good, ambiance was wonderful, as was service. Would visit again.

Thank Christine_Dim
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Just outside the old city of Pienza. We tried the large mixed salad and two pasta dishes. The salad was very basic, but the pasta was very good. The terrace outside is very nice. Very green and fully shaded, so great even on a hot...More

Thank Hakan K
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This is a family run restaurant just outside the old city centre of Pienza. The guests appeared to be a good mix of locals and visitors whereas most of the city centre restaurants catered mostly to tourists. The food is plentiful, very well prepared and...More

1  Thank Gravity99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$22 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via M. Mencattelli, 2, 53026, Pienza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Pienza
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 748683
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