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Ristorante Il Pievano

Localita Spaltenna, 13, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 749483
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good10%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (2 reviews)
“michelin star” (4 reviews)
“wine list” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Localita Spaltenna, 13, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Very good food. We ordered the tasting menu with the wine pairings and weren't dissappointed. The courtyard was perfect for an after dinner cigar and digestive

Thank snowdaugs
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

When a restaurant has a Michelin star, the exceptions going into a meal are very high. The experience begins as soon as you park your car in the parking lot. As you walk up to this amazing castle on the hill overlooking Gaiole in Chianti,...More

1  Thank Jim G
Reviewed 7 June 2018

First off, commendable service from the servers which leads us to question why we heard the manager telling off the staff loudly from the start till the end of our meal. it was not a translation problem as my husband from the south of Italy...More

Thank CrystallyS1
alessandro e, Direttore generale at Ristorante Il Pievano, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Dear Mrs Crystallyshi, this is a 'copy' of your reviews 'Average restaurant - below average staff' and 'Terrible food and service' Regards Alessandro Ercolani General Manager

Reviewed 7 June 2018

After dining there with my wife and some friends, we were all very surprised of how this place could possibly have a Michelin star. The food was average with some dishes that were justok and some that were simply inedible (pasta with artichoke and prawns)....More

Thank antocaro85
alessandro e, Direttore generale at Ristorante Il Pievano, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Dear Mr Antocaro 85, this ai 'copy' of your past review 'Terrible food and service'. Regards Alessandro Ercolani General Manager

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

I had dinner at this restaurant one night as I stayed at the hotel the restaurant is at. We all had very high expectations because it has a Michelin star and it is located in a great hotel. My family and I had the tasting...More

2  Thank albertgale
alessandro e, Direttore generale at Ristorante Il Pievano, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear Mr. Albertgale, Thank you for choosing our Michelin Starred Restaurant Il Pievano and for your feedback. We regret to know that you were not satisfied with your dinner. We understand that you may like or dislike our gourmet cuisine, this is your personal opinion,...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Ambience - formal,stuffy,claustrophobic. We could hear the manager, Fabio, scolding his team from the start to end of dinner. Food - presentation deserved an A+. Taste wise, the food was below average to average. There was one exception - see picture - which deserves special...More

3  Thank daphneadrienne
alessandro e, Direttore at Ristorante Il Pievano, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Dear Mrs. Daphe, Thank you for choosing our Michelin Starred Restaurant Il Pievano and for your feedback. We regret to know that you were not satisfied with your dinner To be completely honest we are not really surprised to read your comment here on Tripadvisor...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant with top service and food that was not only delicious but artfully presented. Overall excellent experience. The room was lovely with original art on the walls and a luxury but not overly formal vibe. We enjoyed our evening here very much and would...More

Thank travelobsessed13
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I spent 8 days in Tuscany and ate at 5 Michelin 1 Star Restaurants. I think that this one was the best. I am a vegetarian and the food was wonderful. The service was great but a little slow after I finished eating; the wait...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

The setting is very. nice in an old convent. Make sure you bring a warm sweater though. We visited in April and the place was freezing. The food is nicely presented but in my opinion too much effort has gone into presentation and innovation and...More

2  Thank M3088GQmarie
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Michelein restaurant well deserving of accolades- our family loved every course of the tasting menu. Lovely setting, friendly staff and impeccable service.

Thank Greene341
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$74 - US$137
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita Spaltenna, 13, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Gaiole in Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 749483
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