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Le Contrade

Localita Podere Vinci 26, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 749504
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chef andrea” (7 reviews)
“dishes” (31 reviews)
Opens in 6 min
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Localita Podere Vinci 26, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

We (a group of five) had a dinner at Le Contrade on June 2017. The food, service, view, all. Just magnificent. Highly recommended!

Thank 68marikaj
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was our last restaurant during our voyage in Tuscany and we absolutely fell in love with the location, the meal and most notably the "team".. Andre, Verrucia and Ronaldo were outstanding, they have a sense of welcome, they obviously love what they do and...More

Thank MrRwFr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delicious lunch at Le Contrade, the restaurant is out of the main street and offers gorgeous views over the hills around. The food was great, our choice was for the first course green pea cream, venison for the main course and chocolate...More

Thank VAEN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This off-the-beaten-track place is worth the trip if you're anywhere in Tuscany. The food is amazing - fresh, local, perfectly prepared, The service is first rate and the chef is out to every table to talk to his customers - I feel like I left...More

Thank gerryfs
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hands down the best restaurant in all of Chianti. Period. Super off the beaten path location but oh man is it worth the extra 5 minute drive on the steep dirt road getting to this place. I went in for lunch and Chef Oppo personally...More

Thank engineer_nancy
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Thanks to reviews on tripadvisor, we found this gem. Food is superb and we would recommend all the dishes we ordered (see photos). I particularly love the homemade pasta (vegetarian dish) and the dark chocolate cake (soufflé) with pistachio ice-cream. Chef Andrea is very attentive...More

Thank Horrors10
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We came for lunch on Friday (yesterday). We were the only ones in this restaurant but got an amazing welcome and treatment by the owner (and the lady who also cooks). They offered us a glass of high end wine which was not even on...More

Thank Guillaume P
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful service, amazing food... and best of all a great selection of small wineries in the wine list. A welcome break from the classic Tuscan trattoria..

1  Thank seanilguercio
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This is definitely THE place to come if you want to taste something of original, creative and traditional at the same time.....we were a small group and we came there for dinner....the service was impeccable, chef Oppo -one of the best chef in the area...More

Thank alemartin28
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I can't begin to express our gratitude to the chef/owner about our wonderful experience tonight for dinner. He is truly an artist - is say Michelin level with their unique yet delicious dishes. My 2 friends and I made a dinner reservation tonight and when...More

1  Thank Christina E
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Anx M
Can somebody give me an idea of their price range? Thank you!
19 June 2016|
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Response from Shermaster | Reviewed this property |
Hi there... it is on the higher range of places to eat in this area...around 50 euros with house wine per person.
Anx M
Can somebody give me an idea of their price range? Thank you!
19 June 2016|
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Response from EdV54 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what your wine preferences are. For 2 with a good bottle of wine we spent 90€ ....excellent restaurant !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita Podere Vinci 26, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Gaiole in Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 749504
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