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Osteria L'Upupa

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Via Augusto Conti 15, 56028, San Miniato, Italy
+39 0571 400429
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12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
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19:30 - 22:30
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Bavaria, Germany
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been there with 10 People. Everybody was satisfied with the quality of food and eine. Good standard.

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Island of Malta, Malta
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Perfect ambient typical Tuscan food and most of all very friendly staff. The owners and chef are very friendly. Food is amazingly good. Place is in the centre of San Miniato and parking is not a problem at all ...a few mins away. Perfect for a Tuscan experience.

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Hod Hasharon
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my family after a demanding day of plains and trains. Although we were all tired we enjoyed the food very much, grown-ups and children alike. We recommend the tortellini with cream of leek and the mushroom soup but everything was to our liking. The staff was pleasant but could was some help once the place filled up.

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Seattle, Washington
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in town while driving to Siena looking for a good lunch, and this place exceeded expectations. Everything from the ambience (old race car memorabilia and jackalope's on the wall) to the house wine (superb) to the cheese plate and two plates we ordered were great. Stop here if you get a chance.

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Moscow, Russia
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Small but very cozy family run restaurant with generous portions and cordial atmosphere. Keep coming back for 2 years already and determined to continue. They are always fully booked! It's really worth it to book in advance. Truffle dishes are fantastic but that's not all. Try ravioli, peposo, gnocchi- never a disappointing dish. Owners are very friendly people.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

After visiting Leonardo de Vinchy village we went, 17 people of us to the restaurant. It was the time of Truffles and we were recommended to try them. We were not disappointed. The food was well cooked. It took a while before all of us got their portion but worthwhile the waiting.

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West Vancouver, Canada
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160 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Very small place. The 6 of us were luck to be there at 1pm (when they open for lunch) and got the one big table they have. All the food was excellent. Unfortunately no white truffles yet so we're going back again since it ought to be time now. Across the street is a truffles specialty shop. For truffles lovers,... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We had a fine - rich but not heavy - wild boar stew here, washed down by a very enjoyable house red. It's not a big restaurant and one chef and one waitress were enough for the 20 or so diners but don't expect fast food in San Miniato: Tuscan food at a Tuscan pace with fresh local ingredients properly... More 

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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

What a fab night, as there were 24+ of us, we had the place to ourselves.it is a small unpretentious but wonderful restaurant with only a small number of tables. We had agreed a set menu and boy what a menu, antipasta was fab, pasta with horsemeat and res trigger, a slow cooked stew of boar, all with plenty of... More 

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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This place is Truly a small treasure!!! Amazing home cooked meal,truffles,great wine great service!!! An absolute Must!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Augusto Conti 15, 56028, San Miniato, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  San Miniato
  • Phone Number: +39 0571 400429

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?