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Caffe Poliziano

Via Voltaia Nel Corso 27/29, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
+39 0578 758615
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (27 reviews)
“pastry” (12 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Cafe, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Via Voltaia Nel Corso 27/29, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located along the "corso," this landmark restaurant features a beautiful view of the Tuscan hills and valleys below -- both in warm and cool weather (it is enclosed with heaters in the cold weather). Our waiter was fluent in English and understood food and related...More

Thank Rey P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really, Caffe Politziano is a must on a visit to Montepulciano. Whether a quick espresso at the bar, or seated for a coffee with friends or family at a table with views of the Val di Chiana below, this place exudes old world charm in...More

Thank Valhallagirl33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would you like to take your coffee in a very special cafe and in front of a stunning view? Ok, this is your place and enjoy yourself.

Thank tanati
Reviewed 12 March 2018

My husband and I came here for an afternoon snack and a bottle of wine, and it was lovely! The view was spectacular, and you must try the biscotti for dessert, it's fabulous!!!

Thank Alison1031
Reviewed 26 February 2018

this place is nice for just a coffee break and even better for lunch. The view fits the very reason to visit this town. the parisian belle epoque kind of decoration is also charming.

Thank menocchioo
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a quick early afternoon coffee. Fantastic flavor, costing just EURO 1 each for short macchiato and free glasses of sparkling mineral water. Was a great place last trip I recall for a great value pasta lunch with amazing panoramic views, great service...More

Thank AnnaBrendan
Reviewed 4 February 2018

This spacious and elegant Caffe in the historical centre of Montepulciano is a fine example of Art Nouveau design...Glorious view of the Valdichiana from the balcony... Extraordinary...

Thank Aleksandra9_66
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

very nice characteristic place ! all the sweeties are fabulous and the whole staff is customer-oriented and friendly! go in for morning-coffee - 5 o’clock tea - aperitif or last night drink ! GREAT !

Thank Trippi65
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

This coffee - bar is going to celebrate it's 150 anniversary in 2018! Beautiful place serving Illy coffee and showcasing great private collection of Illy cups and plates - we just had a good coffee but there are plenty of sweets and chocolates to choose...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We went here for a coffee and treat one day. The place is so old world and magnificently maintained. It has views accross southern Tuscany that leave you breathless and the staff, coffee and treats just great. On our next visit we will make an...More

Thank verdes1957
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$29 - US$43
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Voltaia Nel Corso 27/29, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montepulciano
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 758615
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Description
Caffè Poliziano Historical Place of Italy.This spacious and elegant Caffè in the historical centre of Montepulciano is a fine example of Art Nouveau design. For generations visitors and local residents have been able to enjoi a glorious view of of the Valdichiana from the balcony. Distinguished guests have included Carducci, Pirandello, Prezzolini, Malaparte, Mario del Monaco, Giulietta Masina,Ornella Muti,, Mario monicelli, Marina Doria di Savoia, Enrico Rava, Mauro Bolognini, Giorgio Battistelli, Licia Colò.... In 1992 the Caffè was lovingly restored to its former glory. Federico Fellini, who visited the "Poliziano" soon after, considered the atmosphere and style to be worthy of a great Central European city such as Vienna or Prague.
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