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Ristorante La Speranza

Strada Provinciale 541, Localita la Speranza | A Circa 11 Km Da Colle Val d'Elsa, 53034 Colle di Val d'Elsa, Italy
+39 0577 929696
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bistecca” (4 reviews)
“road side” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Strada Provinciale 541, Localita la Speranza | A Circa 11 Km Da Colle Val d'Elsa, 53034 Colle di Val d'Elsa, Italy
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We found this little side of the road local restaurant almost by accident. Great steaks cooked over an open flame. Wonderful staff. It is definitely not a touristy place but they were warm and welcoming.

Thank Theresa M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

After reading all the wonderful reviews we had a late lunch here after a day in Montelchino. We are staying at the Athena hotel nearby. We were sadly disappointed in the meal. Everyone raves about the wood grilled Fiorentina steak, but it is perhaps the...More

Thank David C
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

After reading all the wonderful reviews, and loving the coffee shop/bar next door, five of us had dinner here tonight after a day in Siena. (We are all saying in a villa nearby.) We were sadly disappointed in the meal. Everyone raves about the wood...More

Thank 666BooBoo
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

italiam homecooking, great price, smoked ribs, solid simple pasta, and great tiramisu cake. would go back. make a reservation

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

If you want grilled meats, no fuss and basic everything else, this is the place to eat well and not paying tourist price. The bistecca is al kg - thick cut red in the centre and charred outside. You can also have beef filet, a...More

Thank sunnyboy9
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We enjoyed our experience at this place which is essentially a trucker's restaurant at the hamlet of La Speranza at the junction of the SP 27 and SP 541 about 8 km from Casole d'Elsa. It is a bustling no-frills eatery, packed full of families...More

Thank SimonVG
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Restaurant for the locals - typically Italian. Excellent food. Known for their steak which was great. Pasta was great too. Lovely wines. Great prices. Don't go for the ambience - no view, just typical restaurant.

Thank tfwrenn
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is a typical family run tuscany restaurant situated in the countryside of Colle Val d'Elsa. Their specialty is the wooden fire grilled Fiorentina steak. The meat is high quality and freshly cooked on the grill.The menu includes pasta, cold cut hams and cheese with...More

Thank Deborah A
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurent is charmingly cosy with the most impressive huge wood fire in the kitchen!! BBQ Chef Ricardo has an amazing way of handling his various meats and sausages, moving them around his large grill. He cooks countless Bistecca steaks. The huge range of Pastas...More

Thank Haebee
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The place is not fancy, it's decent and looks local, just the place I was looking for when in Tuscany. Had a dinner here, and arrived with the help of google map. This is a good Tuscan experience for me. Good Florentine steak! Decent house...More

Thank Stifanus S
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Noel S
5 February 2017|
Response from Haebee | Reviewed this property |
You could call the restaurant and check. They close on Tuesdays, I recall. Very busy on most weekends.
15 April 2015|
Response from lellogi | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Provinciale 541, Localita la Speranza | A Circa 11 Km Da Colle Val d'Elsa, 53034 Colle di Val d'Elsa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Colle di Val d'Elsa
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 929696
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