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Ristorante La Grotta

Localita' San Biagio, 15, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
+39 0578 757607
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (40 reviews)
“duck liver” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Localita' San Biagio, 15, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

La Grotta is outside of the walls of Montepulciano and literally across the street from the San Biagio church. This is a formal, but not stuffy restaurant - you would feel uncomfortable if you walked into the place in jeans. The menu is traditional Italian...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Delicious dinner! Tartar and pasta, both excellent. The friendly La Grotta team accommodated us well with our baby.

Thank romanzech
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch and ate outside in nice outside area. Service excellent. Homemade pasta and bread. Very friendly service. We went off season for lunch and wasn’t crowded. I would recommend!

Thank flierm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was superb and the service matched the food. We were visiting the San Biagio Church just outside the city wall of Montepulciano. One of the wives remembered reading in a guide book that there was a favorite locals restaurant across from the church. La...More

Thank Senior653
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb, fresh ingredients, simply done with style, flair and great flavor. Everything about this restaurant was wonderful, a tiny appetizer of great simplicity bursting with flavor, our pastas -freshly made, unusual and creative we both said WOW and then silence as we polished our plates...More

Thank Sarina T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Luncheon weekend. Warm welcome, attractive terrace area, thoughtful menu and wine list. Presentation, taste and quality all of high level. Service staff most accommodating and helpful. Restaurant was not crowded and everything proceeded flawlessly. Have no idea how they might cope with a large number...More

Thank deut2
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Lovely high caliber meal at La grott a, convenient parking, excellent food and service, not rushed, grweat wine selection, food for carnivores and vegetarians, a great higher end dinner at base of Town. Consider staying at Relais San Bruno at same time for country charm...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We left the sightseeing of San Baglio church until lunchtime because we knew there was a wonderful restaurant opposite with great reviews. It was Sunday, 12:30, and it was a perfect lunch. Not many people. A very good menu, with friendly staff. Beautifully decorated too....More

Thank coconutugly
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Classy, stylish place with atmosphere. Service also reflecting the place. Had the menu. Overall it was good. Asked for the lamb chops to be done medium, but the were rare. Despite undercooked for my taste, it tasted good, so I did not mention the mistake....More

Thank Lars B
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We went two nights in a raw and had dinner in the garden. The food is exquisite and the service is also very delicate. The owner speaks an excellent French. The prices may seem high but they aren't given the high-standard cuisine. A beautiful experience...More

Thank EmilieDeParis
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14 February 2017|
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Response from Josefine W | Reviewed this property |
This is a tricky one! Parking only outside the old wall. We were pretty lucky catching a parking lot directly at P1 which is right at the entrance to the old city. I would recommend to come early enough to enjoy some time in... More
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$52 - US$79
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita' San Biagio, 15, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montepulciano
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 757607
Opened till 1966, tuscan food, garden for summer time, romantic dinner.
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