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Osteria Il RitroVino

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Via del Fosso n. 02, 53023 Castiglione D'Orcia, Italy
+39 338 700 4146
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Tue 18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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21 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner. It's a restaurant in the tiny mountain town of Castiglione. We entered at 7.30 and we're the only guests, but sure enough, locals and other tourists entered later. The food was delicious...we had help from our host to decipher the menu....and with his help, chose well. Specialties of Tuscan cuisine, feggata (pig's liver), pork with figs,... More 

Thank MargiePink
Paris, France
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Went there for a dinner and the food not tasty. Given the quality price were high. Service was slowww ! Will not take your order after 9 pm.

Thank Hicham B
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

we were staying at nearby Rocca d'Orcia and walked over to Castiglione to find somewhere to eat. Il RitroVino had been recommended and it delivered on what was promised. The service was excellent and very friendly and we enjoyed the food. Although i wanted to try something different & went for the pasta with ridicchio & almond but should has... More 

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Andelfingen, Switzerland
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 October 2015

So small yet so charming. Wie had best food and good vine. The service is lovely, ready to fulfill every wish to please your gourmet wish.

Thank Gianfranco D
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We were visiting Castiglione d"Orcia for several hours and walked by this Osteria. Glancing at the hand written menu we decided to go in and have lunch. Massimo was welcoming as we perused the menu and answered our questions. We had a wonderful meal and afterwards we met his delightful wife Melfi, who is also the chef. We were so... More 

Thank joeljason
Adelaide, Australia
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119 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Tonight we had an enjoyable dinner of gnocchi with meat ragu then a beautiful steak each with rocket and a cauliflower/pea mixture. Finished it with a strawberry tart and washed down with a local Orcia Sangiovese. Good food and service and recommend

Thank 65kram
Warsaw, Poland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Staying in one of the agriturismo around Castiglione D'Orcia, hungry for lunch we found this place. Very easy to miss! We weren't disappointed. Great food, service. Comfortable outdoor seating. Since restaurant is placed close to the street, it can get a little bit noisy.

Thank ada_gn
Edinburgh, Scotland
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225 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2014

A useful pit stop in the charming town of Castiglione if you are touring the area. We chose to sit at one of the outside tables in the small area outside the osteria. There is no view and it is on what passes for the main road through the village, but it is screened from the worst of the traffic.... More 

Thank Walking_Scot
San Mateo, California
1 review
Reviewed 8 August 2013

We really enjoyed Massimo and Melfi's place. They are very gracious hosts who serve excellent local dishes made from fresh ingredients. The wine list was surprisingly good for a small place in a small village. We have eaten there twice and will return again before we leave Tuscany.

Thank RratsNotnek
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Superb restaurant, the food was really excellent, not cheap but a such good quality. The choice was not huge because they have a different menu each day, depending on what is fresh and in season, and what they feel like cooking! Lovely small outdoor area and the inside is very stylish. Run by a young couple who are obviously very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 28
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Fosso n. 02, 53023 Castiglione D'Orcia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Castiglione D'Orcia
  • Phone Number: +39 338 700 4146

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?