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Ristorante Il Lago

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Via Vecchia di Le Mura 22, 50050, Montaione, Italy
+39 0571 677168
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wed - Sat 18:30 - 23:00
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Love the location - up a narrow road and by a lake! The waiter was very helpful and attentive as we were the first to arrive. Food was average. I had lamb chops. They are small and we're a bit well done. I wouldn't recommend this place, but wouldn't eliminate it from my list of "OK" local spots.

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Thank Robert E
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We visited for dinner and we were only one of three other families in the restaurant! It was a beautiful setting overlooking the lake and I can imagine it would be great for a wedding reception but not as a restaurant, too large and impersonal! One waiter who was doing everything it seemed. We ordered lamb chops for three people... More 

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birmingham
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Visited last night for dinner and we thoroughly enjoyed our evening here. I have no hesitation recommending the venue. The setting is just beautiful and the service is excellent, very friendly and attentive staff. We ate outside and the property and views are a pleasure to spend time at.

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Thank gurj_g
Corinth, Greece
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

The lake view is interesting. The food is average. As there are hundreds of excellent restaurants in the area it wouldn't be in my priorities to visit it again.

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Vilnius, Vilniaus Apskritis, Lithuania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2015

If you're looking for a nice location for a wedding or a ceremony this is a great place. Nicely located in the middle of the Tuscany hills, it's a perfect setting for a nice lunch.

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Thank Fabio E
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2014

We dined at IL Lago on Friday 26th April 2014, the last night of our Tuscan holiday and dearly wished that we had found it sooner. The food, the staff, the ambience and lakeside setting were all perfect, We are tempted to repeat the holiday just so that we can go there again

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Thank gandool
Ireland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014

We heard a lot of good about this place so we went there quite early one night in summer with our young kids. Playground pretty basic. Dining room very strangely laid out, like a wedding room and we were seated at a large round table seated for maybe 8 or 10 and with another couple at adjoining table. Atmosphere very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2014

It looks rather like a wedding only venue, but is a fully functioning restaurant. the waiting staff were attentive and helpful, even bringing us dishes to try that they thought we might like. Tip - the fish menu is amazing! Everything was good and made the walk there and back well worth it!

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Thank Sarah J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2014

Set by a lake, the views were incredible. We went twice and had the same delightful waiter on both occasions. Food lovely (recommened the fish medly) but this appears to be primarily a wedding venue, so the wine list seems to comprise of what was left over from the last wedding!

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Thank Lisa H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2013

wonderful place and delicious food ! This restaurant on the lake is spectacular ! Excellent !! This place has atmosphere and best food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:00
Thursday
18:30 - 23:00
Friday
18:30 - 23:00
Saturday
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vecchia di Le Mura 22, 50050, Montaione, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Montaione
  • Phone Number: +39 0571 677168

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?