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La Chiocciola

Via M. Mencattelli, 2, 53026, Pienza, Italy
+39 0578 748683
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (14 reviews)
“truffles” (4 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Via M. Mencattelli, 2, 53026, Pienza, Italy
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for lunch with my boyfriend, we each had a pasta dish and shared a salad. Great value meal, food was good, ambiance was wonderful, as was service. Would visit again.

Thank Christine_Dim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just outside the old city of Pienza. We tried the large mixed salad and two pasta dishes. The salad was very basic, but the pasta was very good. The terrace outside is very nice. Very green and fully shaded, so great even on a hot...More

Thank Hakan K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a family run restaurant just outside the old city centre of Pienza. The guests appeared to be a good mix of locals and visitors whereas most of the city centre restaurants catered mostly to tourists. The food is plentiful, very well prepared and...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I came here for Easter Sunday whilst going round Pienza! We had just driven here for the day and decided to stay for dinner, knowing it was Easter we had called ahead as it had great reviews on trip advisor! It was...More

Thank Emmahourican
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Before coming to Italy for a month, my husband did extensive research on numerous restaurants in the cities on our itinerary, including those in Pienza. Once we arrived in Pienza, we located all the restaurants on our list of "possibles" and looked at the settings...More

Thank umpquatraveler
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We dropped into this restaurant by chance in 2016 and ate the cinghale ragout.Returned this year for lunch and decided to eat all our meals here as the food and service were so attentive. This is our 3rd trip to ltaly and this place has...More

Thank Martha029
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We had three meals here and all were excellent. The people are so very nice and welcoming and the food is spectacular. The ravioli with truffles and pecorino were heavenly, bruschetta, pannacotta and everything else were all outstanding. Near but not on the main drag....More

Thank sjlcurran
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Amazing food - very authentic. Extraordinary service. We loved dining on the outside patio. The bruschetta misto was fabulous, and the pappardelle with hare was the best I have ever had. Don't miss it!

Thank taylorraulerson
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Random discovery while strolling around at night time around Tuscany. If you are looking for a great place to eat in Pienza this is the one, the owners are from this town and they truly love it! If you're looking for the authentic real thing,...More

Thank FlavioBuongusto
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Great food with home made pasta. Excellent choice from menu - along with great atmosphere. The log fire ( used for barbecuing) was well used.

Thank Alan R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via M. Mencattelli, 2, 53026, Pienza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Pienza
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 748683
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