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Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 150, 52100, Arezzo, Italy
+39 0575 352676
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rome
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommend by our hotel and wasn't wrong in doing so. We had to wait quite a bit for the waiter to attend to us but once things got going it was very good. Price reasonable for the quality of the food.

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Thank pippo898
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Went last year with a large group and it was absolutely fantastic. Returned this year with another large group and had one of the worst meals in Italy. Our leader speaks perfect Italian so he ordered for the table (after waiting 20mins for any one to approach us and got orders for other tables that arrived after us). Got several... More 

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Thank smccarren2221
Italy
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

If you want to taste exceptional traditional tagliata or any other Tuscan dishes, you have to visit Porcavacca! Food is delicious and environment is friendly and cozy. Do not miss it!

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Thank Lena S
Barcelona, Spain
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99 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Our lunch at Porcavacca was great: the meat was super good quality and cooked to the perfect point (tender, not dry, not chewy, perfect!). Prices were very honest and definitely below what you would find, for example, in comparable places in nearby Florence. We sat on the outdoor terrace, which was great - but we also had a look inside... More 

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Thank Zelda_Verona
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Had a perfect lunch, pasta with chianina meat. Nice place located in Arezzo, would visit place again when I visit the city again

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Thank Valentijn v
Milan, Italy
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

We tried just the past and it was really good! I had Pici Caccio e Pepe and it was creamy and well-seasoned. The price was ok, €9/€10.

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Thank Maroca_Mari
San Gwann, Malta
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

The restaurant itself is quite a sight, a typical old macelleria! The Chianina was divine, so was the Bistecca Fiorentina... And their special potatoes.. Yum Yum!! The staff could have been a little more charming though..

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Thank Lili_2406
London
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2014 via mobile

The meat was excellent. I like my steak blue or rare. The chef largely got it right but in one case it was still chilly in the middle and another was overdone. Dont order the salad. It was iceberg lettuce only .... While tomato salad was poor quality Wine list ok. Service pretty disappointing. One of our party was a... More 

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Thank davidhampshire2014
Greenville, South Carolina
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

This is the place to go if you want meat. They are known and have won awards for their meat dishes, specifically steaks. So, if you come here, it is for a specific purpose. We loved it. They had an amazing selection of great dishes and everything on our table was delicious. Cooked to order, it takes a little while... More 

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Thank Maegan M
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2013

My partner and I went for lunch here last Friday. We walked in around 1pm and were told that the garden was open for lunch, not the inside. (I always prefer eating indoors, but it was beautiful out on that day.) The "garden" was actually the side street between their block and another. The servers here are very attentive and... More 

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Thank Alex A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$35
Cuisine
Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 150, 52100, Arezzo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Arezzo
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 352676

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