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Fattoria dei Barbi

Opens in 12 min: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Wine tour, historical tour and a meal at Fattoria dei Barbi

Not only a wine tour but, they have a section that is a tour of Montalcino's history . Very... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
bmal2626
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2nd Oldest Winery in Montalcino

On our drive to Montalcino from Pienza we saw a sign advertising this restaurant. It was a bit of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
rajaalbarb
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Phoenix, Arizona
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The Fattoria dei Barbi is one of the most famous and historic wine producers in Italy. Since the 1700s, the Fattoria dei Barbi is the property of the Colombini family, who have owned land in Montalcino since 1352: today it is managed by Stefano...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Localita Podernuovo 170 | Strada Consorziale dei Barbi, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
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+39 0577 841111
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our drive to Montalcino from Pienza we saw a sign advertising this restaurant. It was a bit of drive up a few back roads. When we finally arrived, they were closed for a private wedding. We were disappointed but then discovered the cantina was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

The tour provides good history of the area and winemaking in the region. Enjoyed some older single vineyard vintages during the tasting.

Date of experience: October 2018
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FattoriadeiBarbi, Proprietario at Fattoria dei Barbi, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Justin, thank you for those kind words

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Tuscany may have great scenery and picturesque looking vineyards but finding one that has a place to eat lunch in October is a challenge. This winery was recommended as one of a few that has a restaurant so I headed there thinking ‘Great, a meal...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Not only a wine tour but, they have a section that is a tour of Montalcino's history . Very friendly and knowledgeable tours. The meal after the tour was very good. You could eat outside or inside. Inside we had a 4 course meal. First...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bmal2626
FattoriadeiBarbi, Proprietario at Fattoria dei Barbi, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you for your words! You are welcome

Reviewed August 26, 2018

Superb place to visit , welcoming and friendly , we had a late lunch and thoroughly enjoyed it , still talking about it We returned the next day for the cellar tour and it was very interesting and informative for 5 euros each do it

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sarah W
FattoriadeiBarbi, Proprietario at Fattoria dei Barbi, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you so much for your kind words of appreciation.

Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Was hoping this to be special and traditional but unfortunately it was a disappointing visit. Winery and surroundings are beautiful but the whole experience of tour and dinner were mediocre. Tour was soulless and guide was struggling with English. At dinner we were the only...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank evrp
FattoriadeiBarbi, Proprietario at Fattoria dei Barbi, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

We are very sorry for you not having a thrilling experience here and I do not know what could have happened since the passion and care of every single guest is a daily and absolute priority for us. We hope for your next visit to...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018

We passed by Fattoria dei Barbi and decided to stop to try their wines. We went straight to their cellar. I found the prices expensive (a sip of their Brunello 2013 is 5 euros, a Riserva 7 euros.... A bit of bread with olive oil...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Carlos U
Reviewed August 6, 2018

To get the best feeling of what winemaking is about, Fattoria die Barbi illustraties exactly what Brunello Hermitage is about. The history of many hundreds of years of winemaking is exposed in a Great winetour. Hermitage of the area, the struggle of centuries to create...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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FattoriadeiBarbi, Proprietario at Fattoria dei Barbi, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

We are so proud of your kind words and thanks so much for joining us.

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

To be fair, I did not make a reservation. I stopped by at 10:30 on a Thursday morning unannounced. There were no tours schedules at that time. I have been on countless tours, so honestly, that wasn’t my top priority; I just wanted to taste...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

We are English speaking and visiting from the US in Tuscany. Today we went to Fattoria Dei Barbi in Montalcino. We have been looking forward to this visit for a while and were not disappointed. Simona was an excellent hostess and teacher. We love Wine...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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