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Trattoria La Buca delle Fate

Corso Il Rossellino 38/a, 53026, Pienza, Italy
+39 0578 748272
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“pici” (26 reviews)
“pasta” (27 reviews)
“wild boar” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Corso Il Rossellino 38/a, 53026, Pienza, Italy
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1 - 10 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Make sure you book. Really friendly staff. The restaurant is fantastic, a wonder to behold. Full of locals, always a good recommendation.

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 1 week ago

the place is fairly large and we were immediately seated without reservations. the service was excellent. the food is ok, not great but ok, and it's priced quite reasonably. if i lived in the area this might be a place i'd drop into when i...More

Thank jklugmn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner on the last night in Pienza at Trattoria La Buca delle Fate was a great way to end a wonderful stay. The truffle dishes were superb. The atmosphere was the right mix of nice restaurant with a family place to make it feel special...More

Thank Imre B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We so enjoyed our dinner the first time, we returned there two nights later. We enjoyed our dinner the first night slightly more than the second. Nevertheless, we thought the food was very good and so was the service. The setting and atmosphere are upscale....More

Thank Arealcorsair05
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here twice; initially because I quite liked the look of the place and loved the name. On neither occasion were we disappointed, although reservation is strongly advised when the town is full. The tables are pretty close together but sufficient space to allow...More

Thank mjen235
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first night eating here was really enjoyable. Food was pretty good, nice ambiance and reasonable service. Because of that we booked for the following night also and were slightly disappointed. The service was slower. The pork ribs were quite tough and the other diners...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there because the place we wanted to try was full. I had roast chicken with spinach, both were quite good. The costini starter was OK but very salty. The mille feuille dessert was very good.

Thank anna maria pier... W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here 2 of 5 days, both time the service was crisp,helpful, lots of English talent. our servers were polite and prompt. I highly recommend, a visit here. After raving about our meals...... we received a complimentary wine..so wonderful.

Thank Preston T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In an excelent location a nice restaurant with great space for large groups. The service was standard italian but a little nicer, as all over tuscany the house wines where perfect for lunch and the cacio e pepe pasta was the best i had. The...More

Thank juan t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a typical Italian restaurant, excellent pasta, good price and quality. Very central to Pienza downtown

Thank RicMiranda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Il Rossellino 38/a, 53026, Pienza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Pienza
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 748272
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