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Pizzeria Ristorante Il Merlo

Frazione Il Merlo N 27, 53031 Casole d'Elsa, Italy
+39 0577 948638
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tiramisu” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Frazione Il Merlo N 27, 53031 Casole d'Elsa, Italy
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

Our friend advised this restaurant when we spent our holiday in Tuscany 3 years ago. We tried it, and it was great. This year we returned to Tuscany with our family and went to this place again. The foods are fantastic, real Italian tastes. This...More

Thank Ágnes P
marco r, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Pizzeria Ristorante Il Merlo, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018
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Ringraziamo tutti i clienti abitudinali che durante il persiodo estivo vengono a soggiornare in questo splendido posto : la toscana...More

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We visited here one evening and received a warm welcome. Our friends who’d been before and fully recommended the restaurant and it didn’t disappoint . We shared the meat platter to start! Wow great meat selection. 4 of us ended up eating it. Great pizzas....More

Thank mbellamy71
Reviewed July 20, 2018

One hears about these great neighborhood places to eat, that are off the beaten track in Tuscany, well, Il Merlo, is certainly one of them. Away from the tourist routes, in the village of Il Merlo and on the road to Casole D' Elsa, this...More

Thank Prateek P
Reviewed July 16, 2018

We stayed in Casole delsa and went to Il Merlo twice and also had a couple of takeaway pizzas. This is very much a local restaurant. Most of the diners were local people, with one night having a local party of 25 people celebrating a...More

Thank Monaco8
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Eleven of us are staying in a villa in nearby Volterra. The owner of our villa recommended il merlo for our special birthday meal out. We were blown away by the kind and welcoming greeting we received by Nicholas and the family who runs this...More

1  Thank AmyBouck
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

We have been in Italy for almost two weeks and this restaurant is the best we have experienced ... hands down. The view of Tuscan hills, the service, the table wine were great! The food was extraordinary! And the portions are HuGE so don’t order...More

1  Thank Mara W
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Leah and her family really took great care of our large group for dinner. The antipasto were amazing -- large platters with meats, cheeses, fish. The pasta course with wild boar sauce was very good. The osso bucco and ravioli seconds were fantastic. Leah had...More

1  Thank Aviv G
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I are visiting Tuscany. In my 63 years on this planet, here is where I had the most exquisite osso bucco. The restaurant is owned by a family: mom and son cook and daughter in law, sons and husband do the waiting...More

Thank Yamila H
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

We were two families who visited Il Merlo for dinner today. The waiters were very serviceminded, the pizza tasted fantastic and the price range was good! The food was served quite fast, and the kids were served first. We still have a few days left...More

Thank Mariann F
Reviewed June 15, 2018

This restaurant has a extensive menu with many different starters, primi, secondi, and deserts as well as pizze. What's special is that the pasta is all fresh and many deserts are home made (such as a delicious panna cotta, and an even better tiramisu). We...More

Thank Jaap H
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September 16, 2018|
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Response from Prateek P | Reviewed this property |
If I am not mistaken, they are open every day, from 10 AM to 3 PM for lunch and 6 to 11 PM for dinner. We got there almost when the kitchen was closing once, close to 11 PM on a Sunday night and "Mamma," the chef, still took... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frazione Il Merlo N 27, 53031 Casole d'Elsa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Casole d'Elsa
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 948638
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