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Localita Misileo 4-6, 50035 Palazzuolo Sul Senio, Italy
+39 055 804 6621
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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Local bread, salami, cheese all good. Local porcini and truffles good too but Fabio tends to overdo it in all the meals which is a shame. Rustic I know but too heavy. His saving grace is the excellent beer from Birrificio Valsenio located just a little further down the valley. A wide range of superb craft beer brewed with water... More 

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Peoria, Arizona
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37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2013

Fabio's Il Castagno is a real live treasure on the road from Florence and Tuscant to the lovely village of Casola Valsenio. Stop in Palazzuolo, at the border village. Fabio's mushrooms...porcini, and autumn funghi, and truffles. Yes, this is the countryside for dogs who sniff out the treasures called truffles. The porcini pop up in the woods after a rain,... More 

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Bologna
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67 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Much talked about, they are famous for their dishes with truffles and fresh mushrooms in the autumn. The problem is that the old cook retired and the new cook just throws truffles on anything! We went with friends and they brought out bruschette : usually you get a variety of different bruschette. While we did, they were not anything special.Nothing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita Misileo 4-6, 50035 Palazzuolo Sul Senio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Palazzuolo Sul Senio
  • Phone Number: +39 055 804 6621

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