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Il Capannino

Via Sigliano 2 | Formole, 52036, Pieve Santo Stefano, Italy
+39 347 381 5084
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
22 Aug 2016
“A home from home”
12 Sep 2015
“One of a kind”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
Via Sigliano 2 | Formole, 52036, Pieve Santo Stefano, Italy
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

A home from home in a peaceful, bucolic and beautiful setting on a Tuscan hillside overlooking the Tiber valley. The road to this idyllic place is rough in places but one will forget all about that on arrival. There are three aspects to this small...More

1  Thank BluevenusSurrey
gio' B, Proprietario at Il Capannino, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Dear Y&R, most gratefull for sharing your lovely comment. It s always a pleasure to see you. Thank you

Reviewed 13 September 2015

Il Capannino is a restaurant that exudes the personality of its owner Giuseppe. By this I mean that it is based on a passion for good food in comfortable but stylish surroundings where you are made to feel at home immediately. Located a little off...More

3  Thank LucaCaprese
giuseppe b, Proprietario at Il Capannino, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2015

Most grateful for your dear comment, it's always a pleasure to have you at Il Capannino, and to have known you over the years. Thank you Luca

Reviewed 21 November 2014

Our local friends recommended that we should stop over this place while we were touring Tuscany and it was an amazing gourmet experience. Once we left the main road we found the road challenging yet once we arrived amazing views of the Tuscan landscape welcomed...More

10  Thank dan t
giuseppe b, Proprietario at Il Capannino, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2014

Dear Daniel, most gratefull for your lovely comment, most appreciated, i'm glad you had a good time, whenever you wish to come back..and catch up where we finished that interesting conversation, my best wishes to you and your lovely lady. YS

Reviewed 5 September 2013

My husband and I were visiting family in Pieve Santo Stefano and they were kind enough to introduce this amazing restaurant to us. Tucked away in the hills and on the way up you might think that you have taken a wrong turn but at...More

11  Thank Nancy N
giuseppe b, Proprietario at Il Capannino, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2013

Dear Nancy, thank you very much for the lovely comment, it was a pleasure to have you at Il Capannino and hope to see you again on yor next visit to the area. Most grateful. YS

Reviewed 11 May 2013

From the drive up to the restaurant, to the food provided and the welcome received. This place is unique. The drive up was enough to make you think you have put a hole in the bottom of your hire car, but this was made up...More

12  Thank Jambo30
giuseppe b, Proprietario at Il Capannino, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2013

Thank you for lovely comment, We are most gratefull, hope to see you again.

Reviewed 15 May 2012

Well sign posted from the main road, although you may think you are on the wrong track as you go up and up and up, just keep going - you won't be disappointed! Beautifully restored Tuscan farmhouse with views to die for! Nice relaxed atmosphere...More

14  Thank Janette K
Reviewed 6 May 2012

You are guaranteed a warm welcome here. Local food but with a slightly more cosmopolitan twist to most other local places. Lots of great dishes and a few extra morsels are provided and not added to the bill. Great for lunch - even it it...More

12  Thank Antabouttown
Reviewed 4 April 2012

We have been 3 times and each time the food has been outstanding. Chef sources local produce and majors on Tuscan cooking with Spanish and International influence. There are some very good restaurants in the area but La Capannina has set a higher bar. Regular...More

8  Thank Ian R
Reviewed 6 June 2011

Top class restaurant, I would highly recommend this place for vegetarians. Set in a beautiful part of Tuscany with very friendly and accommodating hosts who can't do enough to please.

12  Thank sam2002ituk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Sigliano 2 | Formole, 52036, Pieve Santo Stefano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Pieve Santo Stefano
  • Phone Number: +39 347 381 5084
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Away from the crowds, Stunning 16th century farmhouse, eclectic deco' and art collection, registered organic farm, 5 luxurious rooms and 40 seats restaurant, km0, using only seasonal fresh products, immersed in 500 hectars of woodland, National nature reserve. Art exibitions, Open all year by ADVANCE BOOKING , Aperto tutto l anno pranzo e cena, su PRENOTAZIONE ANTICIPATA.
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