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La Torre di Monte Oliveto

Strada Provinciale 451 88 | Loc. Monte Oliveto Maggiore, 53041, Asciano, Italy
+39 0577 707022
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (9 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Strada Provinciale 451 88 | Loc. Monte Oliveto Maggiore, 53041, Asciano, Italy
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Reviewed July 24, 2017

It was a relaxing lunch on the veranda after the trip to Chiusure on a summer-hot day in May. They serve a local cuisine which is perfectly selected and cooked. Very recommended!

Thank mac80214
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant in the monastery complex. Food is tasty and fairly good price. Staff was attentive and helpful.

Thank Basketofolives
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

We ended with 3 course meal and it was worth every euro! Handmade pasta, lovely antipasti, great wine, supercosy staff. ❤️

Thank Anniken B
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Again, no meal in Tuscany is bad but here it was superb. Local mushrooms and wild boar cooked in red wine. Brilliant. Very pleasant read wine, obviously chianti. The area contains a medieval Benedictine Monastery with exceptional frescoes

Thank Martino56
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Hidden away a real gem of a restaurant. Taken there by our Italian friends. Very friendly staff and reasonably priced. The quality of the food was great especially the steak with mushroom. I would definitely recommend finding this place.

Thank George P
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

I was considering giving zero stars, but the fan inside was cooling and the ladies room was clean. We have been in beautiful Tuscany for 4 weeks and eating at such fantastic places, but this was not one of them. First of all we were...More

1  Thank AJandCin
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Located on-site with the Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore. We we not looking for the best of offerings but the food had good taste and portions. But the service was slow, disorganized and at times chaotic. When we dis get our food, the Prosciutto e...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed January 29, 2017

One doesn't ordinarily expect much from restaurants that are attached to relatively remote visitor destinations and, with the Monastery of Monte Oliveto Maggiore being the stupendous place it is, one might not be too disappointed if the food offerings at this place housed in the...More

Thank Vicarmuddlebush
Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

The host was very knowledgable, friendly and welcoming. Wines are good - affordable and enjoyable. Small venue but a hidden gem.

Thank Catriona M
Reviewed November 22, 2016

We did not visit the monastery to dine, but surprisingly we found they offered food.We had a light lunch, enjoying fresh ingredients on our salads. For dessert we tried the pecorino sheep’s cheese, learned why Italians rave about it. Located inside the 14th century tower,...More

Thank Tommy M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Provinciale 451 88 | Loc. Monte Oliveto Maggiore, 53041, Asciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Asciano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 707022
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