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Osteria La Vecchia Fornace

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Via di Bucine 40 | al Semaforo Centrale di Levane, Girare Verso Bucine, Siamo a 400 mt Lungo la Strada, 52021, Bucine, Italy
+39 055 978 9000
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Aberlady
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

What's not to like about this restaurant - fantastic value for money, great atmosphere, service at a nice pace, the best antipasti anywhere in Italy and excellent pasta dishes.

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Miami, Florida
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

What's not to like! If you are ready to be fed and then rolled out the door - this is the place to go. Our host, Fabio, owner of the Villa Catola where we stayed, is the grill master at this lovely restaurant which was converted from an old brick factory. Lucia, the owner, is most welcoming and you can... More 

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Snow Hill
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2014

Our first time in Italy, we joined friends, and ate at several good restaurants. Then our group of twelve went to the Fornace Restaurant. We were the first ones there, so the owner showed us the dining area of this remodeled old brick factory. Just a beautiful setting, with a seating area in every nook and cranny. The meats are... More 

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Aberlady
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2014

We absolutely love this restaurant and return every year. Unfortunately in August it is usually only open Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings. Make sure that you try antipasti - a fantastic selection of cold meats, cheese, chutney, sformato, pappa pomodoro, olives and toasted breads with different toppings. Each night there is a selection of hone made pasta - choose from... More 

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Rabat, Malta
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2013

Great atmosphere, food and hospitality. All food is homemade and all typically tuscan. Ask for la pappa dei contadini; a traditional tomato and bread dish. Will definitely return.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Thursday
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Bucine 40 | al Semaforo Centrale di Levane, Girare Verso Bucine, Siamo a 400 mt Lungo la Strada, 52021, Bucine, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Bucine
  • Phone Number: +39 055 978 9000

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