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Ristorante il Maccherone - CLOSED

Via di Doccia 74, 50065, Pontassieve, Italy
+39 055 836 4194
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
6 Aug 2015
“Great evening with great food”
21 Jun 2015
“the best food at modest prices that we have met anywhere”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
Via di Doccia 74, 50065, Pontassieve, Italy
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Reviewed 6 August 2015

This restaurant is the highlight of our 6 day trip through Tuscany up to this point. The food was amazing, with the setting being even better - small restaurant with places for 20 odd people, in a small local village up a hill with great...More

Thank VTMoora
Reviewed 21 June 2015

charming place, with outdoor tables under an arbor, and cozy interior Really excellent home-made pasta, a zucchine torta as antipasto, two favorite secondi: bistecca fiorentina and thin slices of steak (not on menu, but wonderful), then creme caramel for dessert. Charming waiter, and sometimes the...More

Thank sportigallo
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Went to this restaurant on a Friday night with a friend who lives in Rome. This restaurant is traditional home-made Italian and it is stunning. The wine is incredible, with such a varied selection and the staff were so helpful. Thanks!

Thank HannahLC29
Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

We arrived at 7.15pm only to realise that they don't open until 7.45pm (so much for Yelp!). Having a small child means that we were already a little overdue for dinner. We asked if we could have some bread for our daughter (we don't speak...More

Thank wildplys
Reviewed 26 December 2013

Lovely restaurant, amazing food in an authentic old style trattoria. everything is amazing, don't miss on the mushroom or the Steccata!

Thank Imperituro
Reviewed 5 June 2013

We had a great 10 days in Tuscany, eating at many good restaurants.....where we ate typical holiday area fare. This restaurant brought us back to the real Italy. A bit noisy...yes. Lots of Italian families...yes. Very good local dishes...yes. Exceptional value...YES.The daughter of the house...More

2  Thank Chispeee
Reviewed 8 November 2012

The food and wine was good, but the restaurant lacked in atmosphere. Best was the trip there through these super small mountain roads. We got lost a few times, and noone spoke English but we finally found it after one hour. Great experience nonetheless

1  Thank Patrick Q
Reviewed 20 October 2010

Aldo has been running this restaurant for at least 40 years, and I've been enjoying it all that time. If Il Maccherone were in Boston or New York, it would be famous, and expensive: I've not had better Italian food anywhere. Their homemade pasta is...More

3  Thank sportigallo
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Doccia 74, 50065, Pontassieve, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Pontassieve
  • Phone Number: +39 055 836 4194
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