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La Torre di Monte Oliveto

) #5 of 26 Restaurants in Asciano €€ - €€€ Italian, Mediterranean
Strada Provinciale 451 88 | Loc. Monte Oliveto Maggiore, 53041, Asciano, Italy
+39 0577 707022
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (8 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Strada Provinciale 451 88 | Loc. Monte Oliveto Maggiore, 53041, Asciano, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Again, no meal in Tuscany is bad but here it was superb. Local mushrooms and wild boar cooked in red wine. Brilliant. Very pleasant read wine, obviously chianti. The area contains a medieval Benedictine Monastery with exceptional frescoes

Thank Martino56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hidden away a real gem of a restaurant. Taken there by our Italian friends. Very friendly staff and reasonably priced. The quality of the food was great especially the steak with mushroom. I would definitely recommend finding this place.

Thank George P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was considering giving zero stars, but the fan inside was cooling and the ladies room was clean. We have been in beautiful Tuscany for 4 weeks and eating at such fantastic places, but this was not one of them. First of all we were...More

Thank AJandCin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located on-site with the Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore. We we not looking for the best of offerings but the food had good taste and portions. But the service was slow, disorganized and at times chaotic. When we dis get our food, the Prosciutto e...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 29 January 2017

One doesn't ordinarily expect much from restaurants that are attached to relatively remote visitor destinations and, with the Monastery of Monte Oliveto Maggiore being the stupendous place it is, one might not be too disappointed if the food offerings at this place housed in the...More

Thank Vicarmuddlebush
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The host was very knowledgable, friendly and welcoming. Wines are good - affordable and enjoyable. Small venue but a hidden gem.

Thank Catriona M
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We did not visit the monastery to dine, but surprisingly we found they offered food.We had a light lunch, enjoying fresh ingredients on our salads. For dessert we tried the pecorino sheep’s cheese, learned why Italians rave about it. Located inside the 14th century tower,...More

Thank Newsboymac
Reviewed 19 October 2016

What a stunning place. We have been back to this lovely place again and again. Some of the best views in the whole world never mind about Italy. This time we had coffee and cake and the coffee was superb and there were a whole...More

Thank DrAnnaSG
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Visiting the Monte Oliveto Maggiore Abbey, we stopped with a group of friends for dinner in this restaurant located in such historical and artistic place of Tuscany. Excellent quality of food and wine, service and cleaness provided very carefully.

Thank Salpas
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We dined on salami, salad, open label wine and cake. The cakes were lovely, especially as they kindly provided a mixture of them all, the chocolate similar to sacher, was excellent. Staff were very helpful and efficient. Nice setting after visiting the monastery. Simon Hanley...More

Thank Intenditore
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Provinciale 451 88 | Loc. Monte Oliveto Maggiore, 53041, Asciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Asciano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 707022
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