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Ristorante Malborghetto

Via Monteluco 4 | Località Lecchi in Chianti, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 746201
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“truffles” (27 reviews)
“chef simone” (23 reviews)
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Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Monteluco 4 | Località Lecchi in Chianti, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is probably the best of all the great meals we had in Chianti. For the starters, one was pecorino-filled ravioli with a pear sauce, and the other was a bowl of mushroom ragu with poached egg, crostini, and a mass of shaved black truffles....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were trying to find some where else and found this restaurant. We had one of the nicest lunches we've had in the area. Be adventurest - try the pork liver meat balls. If you order you will be told how the dish is cooked...More

Thank SomersetUKJohn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the most amazing day of our entire trip! Simone the owner/chef, took incredible care of us to make sure that our Italian cooking experience was the best ever. We were so pleased that we have been ambassadors for him and his restaurant, that...More

Thank rjsrocket3500
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed in an Airbnb in the village of Lecchi. The restaurant was right down the road from us. We took the cooking class from Simone and it was outstanding! He met us with a warm smile and made us a cappuccino...More

Thank M_Standley73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took the cooking class given by Simone, the chef/owner of Malborghetto. This was by far the highlight of our (thus far) one week trip in Italy. Simone was delightful, so friendly and accommodating from the calls I made ahead inquiring if...More

Thank iramp628
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Eight friends met for a first night's dinner in Tuscany at this nearby restaurant, in Lecchi. It was a very nice evening and the restaurant was friendly, the food good and the setting very pleasant. One criticism was that the menu was almost impossible to...More

Thank pubhillfarm
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We were suggested to go to have lunch in this restaurant. I would describe this place as a cozy traditional, warm and welcoming atmosphere. The owner, who is also the chef, did a wonderful job preparing our meal. He was very attentive to details. Everything...More

Thank mose105
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

My family and I visited from New York and took our first cooking class. I have to tell you that the experience here blew my mind. I have never enjoyed 6 hours in a kitchen more. Simone, the head chef/owner, made the day. He was...More

Thank bzmayo7
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We followed up our best meal in Tuscany the following day with a fun and very involving cooking class at this great restaurant in the little town of Lecchi. Class is limited to small groups so there is a lot of individual participation. Chef Simone...More

Thank Madmanal
Reviewed 23 October 2016

My boss recommended I sign up for Ristorante Malborghetto cooking class, he had done it during his visit in Italy and he highly recommended it. The location was a little out of our way from where we were staying in Florence but it was well...More

Thank Nubia L
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Hi do you have cooking classes here. We are visiting Siena 16-18 September.
28 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$22 - US$39
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
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19:00 - 21:30
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19:00 - 21:30
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12:00 - 14:00
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19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Monteluco 4 | Località Lecchi in Chianti, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Gaiole in Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 746201
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