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Plaza Cafe Bistrot

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Via Franco Baghini 16 | Piazza Odoardo borrani 16, 58015, Orbetello, Italy
05:30 - 21:00
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Sun 05:30 - 13:00
Mon - Sat 05:30 - 21:00
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here on our way north for a bite to eat expecting a standard restaurant experience and we're pleasantly surprised when Daniele greeted us, sat us down and treated us to great food and very nice wine, taking time to explain to us - in pretty good English- the local importance and names of the food. Overall it... More 

Thank Jazzi A
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64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Very friendly restaurant , with traditional toscana cuisine. Varied menu with good explanation from the waitress of the dishes. The food was good , not extra special but would definitely go again. The setting is lovely in the market Square the restaurant is good value

Thank sallysWales
Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

My mum and me visited this cute little cafe half an hour before close on a Monday night -the worst customers, in our defence the place is a little hard to find if you don't know where to look, and the address reported here on TripAdvisor is slightly wrong. Despite this, the owner welcomed us warmly, and rushed to rustle... More 

Thank KissingTheShadows
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Travelling back to Rome from Tuscany, stopped for a lunch break and we were greeted by the owner. Said he wanted to educate us as travellers in Italian cuisine. 'Eating and drinking'. Had cold cuts, apperitifs, pasta with beautiful sauce. Lovely wine and a main with lovely organic veg. Got to try some dessert with a dessert wine and of... More 

Thank Matthew I
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

After some minutes of searching we found the place somewhere we did not expect it to be. We asked for a table for 2, however the owner told us it was not a tipical restaurant (more for lunch and getting a apperatif) and if we really wanted a diner he suggested some other places. He told us that he liked... More 

Thank Henk L
Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

We showed up at this restaurant at 245pm. We asked if it was too late for lunch and Daniele immediately replied, "It's never too late to eat!" So began our adventure. We let him chose our menu and the pasta with asparagus sauce was the best pasta we had had in our 5 days in Italy so far. Everything is... More 

Thank C0meTravel
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2014 via mobile

If u are driving from Roma to Tuscany via the coast this is a great lunch spot. Great food...we had pasta followed by a big platter of salad ...so good to get a nice salad when traveling. Staff were very helpful and accommodating.

Thank Pauline S
Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

Tucked into a little strip mall and with lettering that barely shows on the window! This little pt was a high point of our recent trip. We arrived later than expected (I had emailed the owner to warn of our visit and my gluten issues) and at the far end of their lunch service but after a brief discussion with... More 

3 Thank SortFirst
Rome, Italy
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2013

This place at first glance looks like another standard upscale coffee bar, with an impressive offering of wines. Once inside, you realize just how many amazing dishes, experiences and take home food the wonderful and friendly staff have to offer. The wine selection is FANTASTIC! The organic food section is impressively well-stocked. The aperitivo is DELICIOUS. I recommend this place... More 

2 Thank Rachel Z
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2013 via mobile

After reading other reviews we turned off the motorway especially to try this place and the organic produce... And we were definitely not disappointed. After being greeted by the owner he suggested that he bring food so we can eat as the Italians do. We definitely felt like we had an authentic local experience, the food was consistently tasty, fresh... More 

3 Thank Sick_as_a_dog

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
05:30 - 13:00
05:30 - 21:00
05:30 - 21:00
05:30 - 21:00
05:30 - 21:00
05:30 - 21:00
05:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Franco Baghini 16 | Piazza Odoardo borrani 16, 58015, Orbetello, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Grosseto  >  Orbetello
  • Phone Number: 388-880-9125

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