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Ristorante dei Merli

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Via Rodolfo Siviero 3 | Sovana, 58010, Sorano, Italy
+39 0564 614329
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent a week in Sovana and ate there almost every day because there was so much to eat, even as some one who does not eat glutin.

Thank Kristen A
Kansas City
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by a local Bed & Breakfast owner near the town. We have been in Italy for 8 days and have dined at many great restaurants but this was one of the best. The service was excellent and our waitress very charming and friendly. She was probably the best one we have had in any... More 

Thank KCarchitect
Breda, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Go here. If you don't like dining in a somewhat elderly atmosphere, go here anyway. Order the steak, the fillet or the Chianina. The meat is so fresh and tender, it will make your day.

Thank Reisuil
Dongguan, China
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669 reviews
310 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015

A friend of mine celebrate her wedding there and gave me all the best information about when we've been there, I felt a very normal low level restaurant, people there not concerned at all to customers and this kind of things, now I heard that owners took over back the place, so i think that experience should not be considered.... More 

Thank Ivan S
Gambrills, Maryland
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277 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

we had normal tuscan fare. we shared starters and entrees so we could try a lot.....the location and the village and the history make it very special.

Thank 66travelor
Parker, Colorado
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74 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

The food was delicious and the waitress and hostess lovely women. The menu was only in Italian so we needed help in interpretation. With her limited English, she did a fine job explaining the menu items. When we complimented her on her language skills, she was tickled. I admire their efforts to communicate with us Americans who know so little... More 

Thank pfeifavs7
Tel Aviv, Israel
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2013

we enjoyed so much the food that we came again the next evening. all the dishes we shared were "gastronomic" , beautiful and delicious. i wish i be there again.

Thank Rachel M
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2012

If you are hungry and can't find any other place to spend your euros, you'll be fed by courteous staff, you'll then have spent your euros and will soon forget what you ate. Nothing to write home about - so if you are looking a foodie experience, this isn't it.

Thank Sunnytuscany
San Francisco, California
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2012

--best food in Sovana --friendly staff --beautiful inside and outside patio seating --reasonable prices --decent wine

Thank mbruceSF
Ellicott City, Maryland
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145 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2012

Welcoming staff with nice service. We had a late lunch on the outside terrace. The papardelle with wild boar ragu was good -- I agree with the other reviewers that the place was not outstanding in any way; however, I thought the cuisine was well-prepared.

Thank erdocmdca

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Rodolfo Siviero 3 | Sovana, 58010, Sorano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Grosseto  >  Sorano
  • Phone Number: +39 0564 614329

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?