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La Fornace a Meleto

Localita Meleto 35A | Località Meleto 35A, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 744094
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Localita Meleto 35A | Località Meleto 35A, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited this restaurant on a Tuesday night and did not have a reservation. The other place that we were planning to eat was closed and then we found this place. We had wine, carpaccio, ragu pasta and carbonara finished with warm chocolate cake. The...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Open for late lunch which is sometimes useful as most places close at 14. Traditional Italian. Easy to forget. Nice venue on the way to Borgo Meleto.

Thank AinaK2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great local vine from the vinecastle just up the hill and maybe the best boar i’ve ever had. Thumbs up👍

Thank Rasmus B
Santoriello N, Proprietario at La Fornace a Meleto, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago
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Grazie mille molto gentile queste sono le persone giuste.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All startet good, bucheta was served and after eating Half we foundation mould on som og the bread. See thats so NOT okay. The rest of the meal was Then kind of NOT good. So Zerro Stars from us.More

Thank jagt00
Santoriello N, camerira at La Fornace a Meleto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Vi ho chiesto scusa per quello che era successo, vi ho chiesto se vi potevo portare qualcosa di diverso, non...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered today pizza for takeaway in this restaurant and was served with preheated frozen pizza bought in supermarket. I know pizza is not the speciality of this place, but at least I could be informed that this was not made in house. Pizza was...More

Thank Mateusz K
Santoriello N, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at La Fornace a Meleto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Pizze nie byly mrozone. Robimy wlasnorecznie w stylu niemieckim przedewszystkim zeby zadowolic dzieci .bardzo prosimy o wymazanie tej recenzji.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here after a wine tasting at Meleto. The bruschetta was amazing and drinks were cold! Will come back for some aperol spritz

Thank Jordan d
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We really wanted to experience the real Tuscany not a crowded tourist trap, so this was perfect. This place is amazing! The warmest of welcomes, freshest local food and great wines, by the glass or bottle including specialty vintages. The menu has great variety and...More

Thank Monika S
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Food and drink perfect. Ice cold beer and prosecco followed by the best ravioli I've ever had. Host Nello very accommodating, We dropped in for lunch and stayed for dinner. A short walk from the Castle with country views. All the staff friendly and helpful.

Thank Vix T
Reviewed 9 March 2018

My husband and I went here before our wine tasting at Castello di Meleto. We picked it on a whim and are so happy we did. We loved it! I ordered a margherita pizza, and my husband ordered the lasagna. We ended up splitting both...More

Thank conleyashley03
Reviewed 19 December 2017

We ended up here because the Castello didnt offer any room service nor did they have a cafe etc etc. Its a great place and the the food is lovely and home made. I real find

Thank Susie H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita Meleto 35A | Località Meleto 35A, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Gaiole in Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 744094
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