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C'era Una Volta

Via Elio Bernabei 28/A, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
+39 0578 717550
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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“pizza” (9 reviews)
“pici” (4 reviews)
“truffle” (2 reviews)
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Via Elio Bernabei 28/A, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

As a humble critic, wine lover and food aficionado I must commend my recent experience at C’era Una Volta... To start, the serviceable staff is outstanding, as we were received with a nice glass of Prosecco, a smile, in this beautiful, charming family restaurant. The...More

Thank Giorgio C
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent choice for lunch or dinner in Montepulciano. The location is slightly outside of the city wall, about a five minute walk. We found the quality of food to be excellent, both pastas and second course meats. The staff was excellent and friendly, also great...More

Thank Dea B
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were late arriving to the restaurant and just before closing wanting a quick meal. The staff was courteous and the food was amazing. We got to watch the hand made pasta being rolled and weighed right in front of us. Simply...More

Thank Crystal C
Reviewed 13 September 2017

A lovely restaurant inside and out, offering a variety of food. We were towards the end of the lunchtime, and there were only a handful of tables being served, so it was relatively quiet. The wood pizza oven was not in operation, so we chose...More

Thank not-a-redshirt
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I organized a lunch for 20 persons and the owner was extremely kind and available. Starters were fabulous! We order led two kind of Pici (traditional pasta) and they were amazing! We had then fiorentina that was great! It is the third time that we...More

Thank gordonadvisor
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

it wasn't a good experience. the food wasn't good. undercooked ravioli and not warm pasta.... we were kind of very sad.....

Thank say y
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is just minutes from the apartment we rented. Have had dinner there twice so far and will definitely go back again. Excellent pizza. Outstanding Tomahawk cut steak that was cooked to perfection. The husband and wife owners are super friendly and helpful. Beautiful...More

Thank aktomiman
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Sadly not very good food. Maybe as it was Sunday night this wasn't their head chef cooking but poor food, badly cooked, a little old and tired and not matching the description on the menu. Two of the contorni were inedible (patate al forno and...More

Thank rachael c
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

This was our "go to" restaurant several nights in Montepulciano, after days out exploring the countryside. The hosts always found a table for us even on busy holiday nights(including Halloween!) We enjoyed the ribollita (vegetable soup), the pasta with truffles and the pici(local handmade pasta)...More

1  Thank Sheila M
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We had the most delicious pizza (actually it was like what we would call a calzone). The mezzaluna...I wish I could have one now.

1  Thank Susan W
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
19:30 - 22:30
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19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
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19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Elio Bernabei 28/A, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montepulciano
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 717550
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