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Il Grillo Moro

Strada Dell'Aeroporto 3 | loc. Ampugnano, 53018, Sovicille, Italy
+39 0577 393533
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (26 reviews)
“gnocchi” (12 reviews)
Opens in 20 min
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Strada Dell'Aeroporto 3 | loc. Ampugnano, 53018, Sovicille, Italy
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We went twice to this restaurant and will go again when in the neighbourhood. Typical Toscane dishes, well explained by friendly and professional staf. Excellent advise in wine.

Thank Leon W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family visited this excellent restaurant on a recent holiday in the local area. This was our fifth visit to the villa that we rented but had never tried Il Grillo Moro before - what a mistake! We were had to feel most welcome; had...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a business diner there and the restaurant was a recommendation by one of our local colleagues. And he was right! The location is fantastic. Outside the city but in only 10 mins car distance from Siena. A very nice building complex in the...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Starting off with the positive...the location is beautiful and a great garden space for dining in the cool September evening of Tuscany. The service was prompt, knowledgeable and friendly. We had two appetizers, one with eggplant and the other carpaccio, both were amazingly delicious! For...More

Thank Marci S
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We ate here on our last night of a 2 week vacation in Tuscany. We have traveled extensively through the region and ate at many fine restaurants but this one was the best of all that we tried. Wonderful outdoor dining, extremely attentive and friendly...More

Thank aidenandessa
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Visited recently with my cousin and her husband and took advantage of the Florentine steak 1.5 kg between 3 of us and what a meal ! Service was excellent as was the food and fully supported our decision to revisit after first visiting a couple...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Very typical Italian dishes. The best bistecca fiorentina in the region. Nice to sit in the garden. You must make a reservation as a lot of local families go there for family diners and special family get togethers. A treasure and a place we always...More

Thank EvaN2384
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We were surprised, what a welcome, and the food is exactly where you come for, authentic italian grill / meat at a correct privé. Bravo Philippo and team. I was sorry the battuda was only available as starter ;-)

Thank Michel v
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a good dinner here. We had booked which was as well as on a Wednesday evening the large outside terrace filled to capacity. Food and service was very good.

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Our group of four couples went here for dinner. Lovely patio, excellent food, including bistecca fiorentina. Good wine list with very modest mark-ups. The only flaw was that we were directly under a tree in the corner and it was covered with the stuff the...More

Thank huntejk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 29 - US$ 92
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:45 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Dell'Aeroporto 3 | loc. Ampugnano, 53018, Sovicille, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Sovicille
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 393533
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Description
The restaurant the Tuscan and 'a land of balance, "happy medium", where strong traditions, climate and culture tell a gastronomic history ancient, simple and tasty but deliberately simple. On this principle was born the restaurant "the cricket moro", from recipes to melia grandmother, and aunt of nena brown , written on small exercise books faded and sometimes oil-stained days of threshing. Today our passion for cooking and 'became profession. Pici with dumplings and noodles made by hand, with show-cooking dishes such as "joke of Chianina filippo ", but most of the cricket moro "The ciccio bono". Our attention in the selection of meat, matured for 33 days in vertical on and off and in cooking, makes us one of the best places to eat in Florence in Tuscany. The rite of its cut, Ext "filleting" with love and precision, the hot plate at 140 degrees, the salt of Volterra, oil "dievole" and black pepper make the magic of this moment. Our smile, friendly and welcoming atmosphere in a nostrale of modern times with old values, you expect in our house. Soon filippo and his staff
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