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Antica Trattoria La Torre

Piazza del Comune 15, 53011, Castellina In Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 740236
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (32 reviews)
“mixed grill” (7 reviews)
“soups” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Piazza del Comune 15, 53011, Castellina In Chianti, Italy
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1 - 10 of 268 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for dinner on a recommendation from the caretaker of where we were staying in Siena. We had no reservation and they were able to accommodate us when the restaurant opened for dinner. We ate inside as it was a cool evening. It...More

Thank Katherine8183
Reviewed 6 October 2018

It was cold and windy and we were greeted with open arms. The food was good and the prices, especially for the Steak were better than offered elsewhere and the steak equally good if not better. Definitely worth your time

Thank gray8392
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We were two couples stay in Castellina in Chianti for a week. We ate at Antica Trattoria La Torre twice. The first time all four meals were very good and second time all for meal were very bad. My friend and I had the grilled...More

Thank KilburnHouse
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Here we had a bisteca fiorentina. First we (2 people) ordered 2 starters, but we could have ordered only 1 and shared. The starter was quite large. Then we ordered the bisteca fiorentina. It was medium done, it was tender and well seasoned. It was...More

Thank carolinafzs d
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

I’m totally ok with Italian custom to have a particular time for lunch. Only as long as I can get this lunch in time. It’s totally not the case with La Torre. What’s the point of lunch time if you can’t serve a lunch at...More

Thank SIrLonly
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We got married in Castellina town hall in the square where Trattoria La Torre is and arranged for drinks and aperitifs for an hour in the Trattoria after the ceremony. We visited a few days before the wedding and were treated to sparkling wine and...More

Thank Hannah D
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We visited for lunch and it was clear this restaurant is popular with locals. The service was good, our waitress was friendly and we really enjoyed our food. The atmosphere was nice and it’s in a great location next to the tower/castle. We were pleasantly...More

Thank CaptainMarmite43
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent 1st meal in Tuscany! We were a party of 13 with a baby! Each order was Prepared perfectly. The difference between Italy and the USA is that food is served as it is prepared but that’s not a bad thing! Our waitress was able...More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is a favorite of ours and has been for years now - as we ate there many times when we last visited Castellina four years ago. This time we enjoyed yet another amazing lunch of various local dishes. The oooohs and ahhs could be...More

Thank Lizzievc
Reviewed 29 July 2018

we ate at this restaurant twice recently and the caprese was amazing very generous and fresh. my partner had rabbit one night which he said was very good but I had the pasta and it was very thick, cold and a bit tasteless, when in...More

Thank Victoria B
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Aura114
12 September 2016|
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Response from Kanga70 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delayed answer but if my memory serves me right there was no problem with the interpretation of the Menu. If sub-titles were omitted, the staff was approachable and had a reasonable command of English... More
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hanaarad
22 August 2016|
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Response from Kanga70 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but restaurants in Italy have now become more aware of dietary requirements and usually would cater appropriately... A phone call or Internet check of menu might be helpful...Sorry, enjoy!
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Angela P
20 February 2015|
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Response from chiantigiano | Property representative |
The Restaurant have holiday from 15th of february to 20 of March
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza del Comune 15, 53011, Castellina In Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Castellina In Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 740236
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Description
The Stiaccini family owners of the ancient restaurant Trattoria "La Torre" have been actively operating for nearly a century . Five generations have dedicated Themselves to providing their guests With typical Tuscan cooking based on simplicity of preparation and discriminating use of the best products available in Chianti. The base ingredientes of their dishes are typical of the Chianti region: Wine, oil, free range foWl, Wild game, lamb and pork, beef from nearby Valdichiana, fresh local produce and wild mushrooms. Their traditional dishes are accompanied by a vast selection of the best Chianti Classico wines.
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