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Antica Macelleria Cecchini

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This place is famous for the steaks and it was excellent. Very good in every sense and we really... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
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We booked and turned up, another bo0king of 4 didn't bother turning up so it was the 2 of us for an... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Janine B
Shropshire, United Kingdom
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  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
24 Feb 2018
13 Aug 2017
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Via Venti Luglio 11, 50022 Panzano in Chianti, Greve in Chianti, Italy
+39 055 852020
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

This place is famous for the steaks and it was excellent. Very good in every sense and we really enjoyed it very much. We will return for sure.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Pat1970512
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We booked and turned up, another bo0king of 4 didn't bother turning up so it was the 2 of us for an early dinner. Beautiful meat and cooked to perfection, very enjoyable but it rather a meat feast. Would recommend for the different ways to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Janine B
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Dario Cecchini is a well known carachrter in Tuscany. He is a butcher/chef with a shop/restaurant in the country side 40min driving from Florence. Last year it was my first time going there, introduced by common friend I He made our experience very unique and...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Frankinny
Reviewed 3 December 2016

In mid July 2016, my wife and I were treated to lunch at Antica Macelleria Cecchini by Andrea Sommaruga, owner of the Panzanello winery (very close to the restaurant). We had such a great time! Outside "community"seating at a long table, met lots of very...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank LP4Eoropie
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We arrived in the butchers shop to be greeted with a glass of chianti and anti-pasta...standing room only with mine host behind the counter holding court. The sense of excitement and détente abounds....Am I reallt in a butcher shop...yes the glass door to the fridge...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank kiwijbr
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We were told by a friend who was a chef and wine afficianado, that we 'had' to visit and eat at Antica Macelleria in Panzano in Chianti. We made reservations months in advance for the Sunday Dinner. When we arrived we were greeted by the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank Edward S
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Dario Cecchini's little butcher shop and ristorante are an absolute delight. And my SO and I, being rather particular about our meal choices, found this unequivocally to be THE BEST beef we have ever had. All the beef dishes are exceptional (honestly, we stayed away...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank P B
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Our driver showed us this shop and told us next story: When there was a mad cow disease, Fiorentina steak was forbidden to be sold. This butcher decided to make a funeral and farewell party where he will sell last steaks. Money earned for that...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

I stopped by and the shop was like a show room as the place was welcoming at that time a group of tourists. Rock 'n' roll music as a background. They served a glass of wine and they gave some antipasti. Surprising indeed. I decided...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank SengChan
Reviewed 25 October 2015

When in Panzano your visit is not complete until you've visited Dario's shop, the Antica Macellaria Cecchini. It's a local institution written up in many Foodie magazines and Blogs, and we were not disappointed upon visiting. Superb well stocked shop with all the meat choices...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank David B L
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