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Trattoria La Buca delle Fate

Corso Il Rossellino 38/a, 53026, Pienza, Italy
+39 0578 748272
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“pici” (24 reviews)
“pasta” (25 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Corso Il Rossellino 38/a, 53026, Pienza, Italy
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

My wife and I went there for dinner. Though the restaurant is big and not so crowded, we were told to make advance booking by our hotel receptionist which was fair enough. The place is well decorated in Italian style. The overall atmosphere was good....More

Thank TomSom1962
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We did not have reservations and were fortunate to receive one of the last tables. The place is very popular and was jammed packed the night we went. It was understaffed. The owner was trying to do too much. A crowd congregated up front and...More

Thank gus1959
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We dropped in for luncheon and were so positive surprised. All the dishes we tried were very good. In audition you can choose from a varied list of wine ( and this distrikt is so famous for It's wine), and also the tabl wine was...More

Thank Kristin M
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The food was simply great, enjoyed it a lot. The service was also as good as the food. Very nice and friendly. We tried the home made pasta and loved it!

Thank carrieeee_feng
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Clean quick incredible Everything was wonderful Strongly recomended Friendly for children The hopemade pici is somthing to try

Thank Almog H
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We dined here twice during our stay in Pienza. It was their off season so not too many restaurants were open. The first night the food was very good, everything was fine. But when we showed up the second night, we were elevated to regulars...More

Thank cynthia b
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This restaurant is good at any time of year. In winter it was kept beautifully warm, and the smell of good food sifted to our tastebuds on entering the doors. In summer it is always cool and welcoming, bustling its importance across the halls of...More

Thank Ellena H
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

After asking a local about where could have dinner, we got to this charming restaurant. Tagliatelle with fresh black truffle and ribollita, red wine and some Pecorino cheeses. Everything was delicious and the Staff was also nice.

Thank G N
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Husband and I stopped for lunch : the place was very busy with Italians and the menu looked promising. I had the wild boar pici (homemade large pasta) and he had them with pecorino and pepper. Great plates. We also shared appetizers: the page of...More

Thank MarySL00
Reviewed 26 November 2016

The restaurant is much larger inside than it appears to be from outside. Décor was rustic and the service efficient. The meal commenced with a vegetable and salad course, which was excellent. This was followed by Ribollita, two types of pasta and a dessert trolley....More

Thank Richard A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Il Rossellino 38/a, 53026, Pienza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Pienza
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 748272
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