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Ristorante L'Antica Fonte

Via Valdracca 25, 50052, Certaldo, Italy
+39 0571 652225
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“quail” (11 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (6 reviews)
“flan” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Via Valdracca 25, 50052, Certaldo, Italy
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1 - 10 of 174 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate here twice because of the nice view. At lunch, things were fine, but the service was a little slow. At dinner, the service was EXTREMELY slow. It took one hour to get our food. We had 4 children with us (2 under the...More

Thank HJStockholm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a sweltering day for lunch and we're seated in a shady corner spot. Amazing views. Had the gnocchi which was beautiful. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Adrian W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I came upon this restaurant while strolling through the medieval town. When we saw the setting and menu, we knew we had to make reservations to come celebrate our anniversary. We were not disappointed. The food was exquisite and the setting to...More

Thank Joel M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with friends and the food was delicious. We particularly liked the gnocchi and the bread and hams. The atmosphere in the garden terrace is lovey and you can happily sit here drinking a glass of wine all evening. Would definitely go again.

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food. We had the best ravioli and steak there. Extremely tasty, well balanced and superb presentation. Would definitely recommend to anyone.

Thank Basketofolives
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely location and delicious food. However the service is very slow. We were asked if we would like any dessert or coffee when we had not had any food despite being sat at a table for over an hour.

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We happened upon this restaurant in Certaldo Alto almost by accident. It turned out to be an excellent fine with gorgeous food and a great location and atmosphere. Will definitely return.

Thank Mairi S
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The place is nice with a wonderful view over Certaldo. The big problem they have is how slow their service is. We waited 45 minutes just to get an antipasto to share that was basicalli two bruschettas, ham and cheese. And then we had to...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

After a long day of sightseeing comma we took a chance and went to Old Certaldo see if we could get dinner. Though this little restaurant was nearly full, fortunately they were able to accommodate us on a weeknight with no reservation. What followed was...More

1  Thank jmarkbray
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Certaldo Alto, village of Boccacio,very good local cuisine with panoramic views from their terrace in the summer and cosy indoor restaurant in the winter. But check the times in the winter, closing for a long period. They tend to open only in the spring for...More

1  Thank monicaediers
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30 June 2016|
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Response from michelle0404 | Reviewed this property |
No we just turned up
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Valdracca 25, 50052, Certaldo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Certaldo
  • Phone Number: +39 0571 652225
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Restaurant with garden and panoramic views of San Gimignano and the Tuscan hills. The dogs are welcome.
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