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Osteria dei Poeti

Via Giacomo Matteotti 55, 56048, Volterra, Italy
+39 0588 85100
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
“antipasti” (11 reviews)
“pasta” (9 reviews)
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Via Giacomo Matteotti 55, 56048, Volterra, Italy
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food, the steak with porcini the best I've ever had in a long time. Nice atmosphere for family also. You can pay with a credit card witch I rare in these parts.

Thank Pipas B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is relatively large but was not busy at all. It is stylish with food that is a little bit more pricey- but so worth it! Recommended!

Thank mac80214
Reviewed 30 June 2017

A delightful room with well spaced tables. Good Tuscan cuisine with some interesting dishes. Service was attentive and the waiter even bought out a tin of chilli strings to illustrate a cooking ingredient. Room also has a honky tonk piano which was extensively used by...More

Thank Albert Z
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

The five of us had a most excellent meal! We all had at least one item from the truffle menu, and were very happy with them all, particularly due to the generosity of the truffle. Specially recommended was the fresh pasta with spinach pesto and...More

Thank Marcy C
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We had our best meal here. Great food with excellent service. Not your usual tourist menu. We both tried traditional dishes not seen on other minutes and were impressed.

Thank tommygriffin
Reviewed 28 April 2017

So this was the first restaurant we came to when visiting Volterra and we were not disappointed. A beautiful dining room greats you along with the attentive staff. Good sized plates of very tasty food. Seafood pasta and boar parpadella would highly recommend, the only...More

Thank Toni W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I've been here for a dinner. I was alone and I was lucky finding last available table without reservation. Reservation is suggested. I wanted to try something typical so I decided to have tagliolini al tartufo (truffles). It was a very good choice, pasta very...More

Thank Fabriziux83
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely Italian osteria with traditional cooking. Very attentive staff. Good wine list and family friendly.

Thank Stvitus
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The place is nice but there is a bad smell especially at the far end, coming possibly from the drainage system. The antipasti were the first in Italy that we found so poor in taste and quantity and so expensive. The tagliata and bistecca so...More

Thank Makiseng
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We had a very nice dinner at this restaurant for our last night in Italy. The restaurant is centrally located in the town of Volterra so if you are staying there it should be very nearby. It wasn't very busy while we were there but...More

Thank Robert K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 29 - US$ 70
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giacomo Matteotti 55, 56048, Volterra, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Volterra
  • Phone Number: +39 0588 85100
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