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Via Santa Caterina 1/3 | Angolo Viale Santa Caterina con Piazza Dante Alighieri, 53026, Pienza, Italy
+39 0578 749924
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Alton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I first encountered this lovely restaurant just outside the walls of the pretty, much visited Tuscan hill-top town of Pienza three years ago. There are few disappointments in anything Tuscan, but one problem is that medieval walled towns tend to be inward looking, the walls being designed to keep invaders out, rather than provide picture window views. Naturally, this means... More 

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Venice
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83 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful view, the view is already worth a visit here but the food is also good and service was good. We had the salumi and formaggi and 2 pasta's and both were good. Although this is a typical tourist spot it is nice anyway. Waiters were nice and kind and food was good and reasonable priced.

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268 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little restaurant just outside the walls of Pienza is a little jewel. Had lunch here after biking from Bagno Vignoni and really enjoyed the great terrace, top view and great food.

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United Kingdom
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Good value for money. Excellent value for money house red. Gnocchi with asparagus and ham was perfect for lunch. The views are to die for. Quite chilled music and not too busy.

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Longforgan, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We were stuck for somewhere to eat in the early evening and stumbled upon this restaurant whilst watching the sunset. Good food - particularly the gnocchi with butter and sage and the sliced steak - and the most welcoming and friendly staff.

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London
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140 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch based on reviews on here, the first time we were too late at just after 2pm but we came back a second time as we really wanted to enjoy the awesome views. Service was good and the food was simple and delicious but what a fabulous location

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Lesmahagow
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Great views , food and service . Ask for an outside table with a spectacular view of the valley . Entrance to garden is at the side

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St. Paul's Bay, Malta
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We thought the food was just average, but the views were outstanding. The service was not good, and the servers themselves were a bit odd. Not sure how good this was for kids since the Germans next to us kept looking at our children disapprovingly, but that's not the restaurants' fault.

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Atlanta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

It was nice to finally get out of Rome and have some really good Italian food. Like some others have noted, the views are probably the best thing about Terrazza Val D'Orcia, absolutely gorgeous. Service was a little slow, but overall, this was a solid meal and one of our top five meals of a week in Italy.

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St. George, Bermuda
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

Five stars. Visited twice last week for dinner during a stay in Pienza. The view of the Val D'Orcia from the terrace dining area is breathtaking, especially at sunset. The food is outstanding. The meatballs, wild boar and sliced filet steak were delicious. The service was also excellent. Oh, did I mention the tiramisu???

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Caterina 1/3 | Angolo Viale Santa Caterina con Piazza Dante Alighieri, 53026, Pienza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Pienza
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 749924

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