We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ristorante L'antica Porta di Levante

) #3 of 25 Restaurants in Vicchio €€ - €€€ Italian, Mediterranean
Piazza Vittorio Veneto n. 5 | sulla pianta interattiva e indicato a Firenze anziche a Vicchio, 50039 Vicchio, Italy
+39 055 844050
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“truffles” (4 reviews)
“tagliatelle” (2 reviews)
“the owner” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Piazza Vittorio Veneto n. 5 | sulla pianta interattiva e indicato a Firenze anziche a Vicchio, 50039 Vicchio, Italy
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (287)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

In an area that is very rural , and traditional , this restaurant does stand out as a foodie desination. In fairness we had a mixed meal , largely through our choice of food , as the dishes are quite sophisticated and add a modern...More

Thank Stephen-Fish-1
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

There was no space on the terrace, so we were sat in the courtyard which was equally as nice and cool! We struggled with the menu, so the owner suggested the 7 course tasting and we were not disappointed. The food was elegant and tasty,...More

Thank jonslay77
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I visited this restaurant during truffle season, and was delighted to find they included in their numerous offerings a four-course truffle based meal. It was exquisite, and such a special experience. The service at this fine establishment was impeccable, the ambiance of the various dining...More

Thank CarolCincinnati
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing meat and amazing pasta! We had the tagliatelle with beef sauce, chicken liver, beef tartar, and the lamb. One of the few places in Italy we actually trusted to get tartar. They really know their meat and it's very cozy with such a beautiful...More

Thank Julia C
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

We ended up in this restaurant unexpectedly and it was a nice surprise. We were not familiar with Vicchio so we did not know were to go for dinner that evening. We loved the food, it was an outstanding presentation in a relaxed ambiance. The...More

1  Thank Annegy
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

We had pretty high expectations for dinner, and sadly almost everyone (6 of us) did not like their main course. The service and atmosphere were really nice. We had two yummy appetizers (the antipasti platter and the burrata sandwich), then the restaurant bombed out. The...More

Thank Meggy4x2
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Best dinner in Italy for reasonable prices. Entire menu is in Italian, which we could not read, but the waiters were extremely helpful. Had the signature dish of Tuscany and it was excellent. My only regret is not eating there the next night.

Thank Jeffrey H
Reviewed 2 May 2015

We had the honor and pleasure of taking cooking classes with Chef Cristian at the Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort and it was by coincidence that we came across his restaurant. The ambiance was cozy and very welcoming, with light music playing in the background...More

Thank smedwards83
Reviewed 7 April 2015

6 months on and another enjoyable meal at this restaurant and of course a superb wine. Notwithstanding the TripAdvisor list this is the definitely the best independent restaurant in Vicchio as can be seen by the fact that it is usually pretty full even with...More

Thank BarryS834
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Porta di Levante continues to shine as one of the best restaurants in the area and what a wine cellar. Again we have modern Tuscan cuisine evolving and top rate local produce resulting as always with the magic of Christian in the kitchen in the...More

Thank BarryS834
Nearby Restaurants
La Casa del Prosciutto
586 reviews
.56 km away
O Per Bacco
203 reviews
.11 km away
Residenza di Campagna Montelleri
165 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Casa Di Giotto
52 reviews
2.65 km away
Azienda Agricole Frascole
6 reviews
6.87 km away
Monumento Al Cane Fido
25 reviews
6.87 km away
Museo Archeologico Comprensoriale
5 reviews
6.50 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Ristorante L'antica Porta di Levante staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Vittorio Veneto n. 5 | sulla pianta interattiva e indicato a Firenze anziche a Vicchio, 50039 Vicchio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Vicchio
  • Phone Number: +39 055 844050
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing