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Il Sottobosco

Via Barbata 21, 56020, Montopoli in Val d'Arno, Italy
+39 0571 467459
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tuscany area” (2 reviews)
“nice food” (2 reviews)
“great service” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Barbata 21, 56020, Montopoli in Val d'Arno, Italy
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Loved this place. A delightful surprise during our trip to Tuscany. Delicious food, great service, and very pretty.

Thank Debra D
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Excellent place quite difficult to find. But once found you are welcome by charismatic owner who will make you feel like you are the Client he had waited for years. Food (seafood) excellent. From starters, through seafood pasta and risotto to fried frutti di mare....More

Thank Krzysztof O
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

You are in Tuscany area.. and did not go this restaurant ? Oh not God.. you have to go this place .. owner Leandro is perfect boss and friend say my name to him Bari .. you will see what will happen .. this is...More

Thank Barizm
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Disappointed as Restaurant was poorly signed, had no parking and was not open lunchtime on Sunday 23rd July despite reports that it was open 1pm to 3pm

Thank Wendy A
Reviewed July 8, 2017

Nice food, average prices, very friendly owner. Located in the middle of nowhere. Popular with the locals.

Thank JojoShaun
Reviewed August 10, 2016

The terrace and downstairs were crowded, so we ate upstairs, which was also cooler than downstairs. The service was good, although the waitress did not speak english very well and didn't know all the ingredients in english. She was trying hard to find the english...More

Thank Inkeri A
Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

First time I have ever left a review while still sitting at a restaurant. From literally the first 20 seconds of being here the food and wine started all at the suggestion of the owner Leoandro. This guy is amazing. Funny as hell. And the...More

Thank itlnmikey11
Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is my habit .. if I am Tuscany area I have to go this restaurant. . Quality of the food and the owner is top level .. There is no words about this .. Just you go and you will see how good...More

1  Thank Barizm
Reviewed September 25, 2015

One of the best, and only restaurant in this part of Tuscany. This is located in a quiet suburb on the edge of Pisa and Florence and in an industrial/agricultural part of town. If you take google maps there you might be confused at the...More

1  Thank milty908
Reviewed August 31, 2015

Not bad, but not great neither. Friendly staff, but pizza ware slightly undercooked. Bif portions. Made me think the focus was in quantity instead of quality.

Thank Tamara V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Barbata 21, 56020, Montopoli in Val d'Arno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Montopoli in Val d'Arno
  • Phone Number: +39 0571 467459
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