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Ristorante " Il Conventino "

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Via Vecchia Di Tre Colli 13, 56011, Calci, Italy
+39 050 936103
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12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sun 12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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96 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Had dinner with friends at this restaurant. Admittedly we found the food quite heavy and salty, not the light kind of fresh, Italian food one has in mind. That was also the feeling of the place, quite heavy, dark and old fashioned. A very annoying extemely long table cloth kept getting caught under my feet. The waiters were polite.The location... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

A great location for an Italian restaurant, at the top of a hill hear Caprona. After driving up an old winding road (caution is needed as it is very now and steep in places), we discovered a great restaurant in a historical building, with views over the valley below. The food was good, having had the steak, and the accompanying... More 

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Harstad, Norway
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

We visited the family-run Il Conventino for lunch as a group of 14 people as a "pitstop" under our mountain walking. The atmosphere was friendly and efficient. We were served some lovely dishes. The staff was most helpful for some special needs for food that accured. All in all a very recommendable experience.

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Florence, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

Great location, quite hard to reach, but with stunning view and tiny little village annexed that adds to the magic. We came here on a Sunday, the place was packed and probably not at its best. Food was ok, quite pricey, service was a bit shoddy. I would go back on a weekday when probably there are less people, to... More 

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cork
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

I stayed in agriturismo accommodation nearby I enjoy my evening. Restaurant has an amazing view. Food was good. I got a basket of still warm forcaccio bread, selection of crostini and pasta with walnut sauce. Pasta dish was a bit disappointing but overall I enjoyed. I had glass of house wine ( unfortunately was driving) and payed €17 best value... More 

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West Yorkshire, UK
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2014

We dined here two nights running, it was so good. Great meat dishes and fungi porcini (cepes), good wine and a nice atmosphere, and at a very reasonable price.

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Irelnad
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2014

Small local restaurant, had the feel of being family run. Exquisite food, wonderful friendly service, good range for vegetarians too. Wine list was fine, and the wine we chose was very good too. Quiet when we were there, would definitely go back if I was in the area

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Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

We had one of the best meals of our holiday here. Despite arriving a bit before the official opening time (8pm) we were welcomed in and every effort was made to ensure we had a delicious meal. Don't miss the crostini antipasti, a delicious range of pestos and local vegetables. Great wines also, well worth a visit if you are... More 

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dubai
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2014

very nice place, as the name say was a convento.. i have been lucky to be there on the mushroom season, the king :"porcini" . we had a home made tagliatelle with frsh porcini.. unbeatable.. nice view, friendly stuff good cantine.. racomanded

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2013

We were driving up a winding, twisting road in the hills of Tuscany. As the road narrowed & we couldn't find a place to turn around, we continued in what seemed to be a very remote area. All of a sudden we came across a restaurant, hidden with a small parking lot. Can't be good - Wrong! It was superb!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vecchia Di Tre Colli 13, 56011, Calci, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Calci
  • Phone Number: +39 050 936103

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?