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Amazing

What an amazing little shop. So glad we wandered in to see all their offerings. I don’t think I’ve... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
houstontravelingfool
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Houston, Texas
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Here's an excuse for a picnic

This shop inspired us to have a picnic: a range of conveniently sized sliced meats, cheeses... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2017
RustproofTeeRex
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Perth, Australia
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24 Jun 2018
“Amazing”
25 Sep 2017
“Here's an excuse for a picnic”
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Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 71, 50022, Greve in Chianti, Italy
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Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

We stopped thanks to an amazing tour guide who recommended this place. I was thinking how great can a butcher shop be? It was freaking amazing! It was large and mesmerizing to watch the butchers at work. Don't drive by Greve!

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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing little shop. So glad we wandered in to see all their offerings. I don’t think I’ve ever seen such a well stocked - and varied - butcher shop. Worth a look, for sure.

Thank houstontravelingfool
Reviewed September 25, 2017

This shop inspired us to have a picnic: a range of conveniently sized sliced meats, cheeses, condiments, oils, wines. Everything you need. Great shop - for souvenirs or indulgent ASAP consumption. Grab a table out the front and get yourself an antipasto selection first!

Thank RustproofTeeRex
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Right on the plaza, this place is never-ending with several rooms both above and beneath ground. The aromas are stunning as you pass through each room. You smell the strong scents of sausages and cheeses, and it is difficult to resist purchasing some of them.

Thank TeemanRacketman
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a place to see absolutely, it is said to be a butcher shop but it is like a museum for meat products, mainly pork but I can not describe the varieties as a huge number of choices were present. There is a restaurant...More

Thank localguyinturkey
Reviewed March 5, 2016

Its worth to see. We passed through this village on Saturday on the way to Rome.There was a local market around but this museum like shop attracks the attention with their rich meat, cheese and wine varities.

Thank Ayse-Cengiz G
Reviewed November 19, 2015

This is a local shop that cures meats, and sells locally produced breads/cheeses etc. They have a wine tasting system where you load up a card (think debit card) and then use it at each of the wine dispensing machines located throughout the facility. The...More

Thank scodougle
Reviewed October 12, 2015

A butcher shop with a bit of wine and beer tasting next to its specialities of cold cuts! Wonderful small tasty bites and not a usual place ... Very chilled!

Thank Sissel Henriett... L
Reviewed July 30, 2015

amazing..fresh...delicious...the cheese and meats are unbelievably fresh...wild bore with the hair still on the meat, the butcher chopping your cut of meat in front of you...the old days here and now.

Thank kdtparsley
Reviewed June 20, 2015

Great snacks from own production Great way to taste some Chianti wines, although you need to fetch it yourself using some prepaid card. Actually fun to do, but sometimes the dispenser machines are a bit difficult to operate.. Some people had problems. They use some...More

Thank Johann S
Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

We stopped thanks to an amazing tour guide who recommended this place. I was thinking how great can a butcher shop be? It was freaking amazing! It was large and mesmerizing to watch the butchers at work. Don't drive by Greve!

1  Thank Moniquessimo
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