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Il Frantoio

Via della Madonna 9, 56040 Montescudaio, Italy
+39 0586 650381
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (4 reviews)
“simone” (2 reviews)
“bolgheri” (2 reviews)
Mediterranean, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via della Madonna 9, 56040 Montescudaio, Italy
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

A new generation of Italian cooks is entering the culinary scene of Central Tuscany. Luciano Lazzerini’s young followers in Querceto, - and now Simone in Il Frantoio in Montescudaio are the best, to my knowledge. The restaurant stands right on the passage to the old...More

Thank Lev Y
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Welcome reception Good and fair wine advise Food presentation, par excellence Taste and finesse, very good No "pushing", everything at a welcome pace. Waiters and owner very friendly What surprised me was the cook coming out to the tables. Used to this, but years ago....More

Thank Marcel M
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Visited Sunday and booked a table again for Friday because the food and atmosphere was so great. Located just 200 meters from an awesome view from the top of the city which really topped of the whole experience for us

Thank Søren E
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Being addicted to Giorgios (the former owner) cooking, we were very curios about the new dishes proposed by the young talent Simone Acquarelli....and we loved what was on the plate! On the menu we found long loved dishes interpreted in a contemporary style with a...More

Thank Colline D
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

A family owned restaurant, we're all the family helps out, gives you that extra caring and enjoyable service that one rarely find nowadays. It is a delightful small restaurant with a stylish Italian interior The ambition is high in the kitchen. Wonderful season thinking when...More

1  Thank GassasWine C
Reviewed 29 August 2016

After a sunny day on the beach we decide to have dinner in Montescudaio to see the sunset from the spectacular terrace with an outstanding sightsee. We stopped in this small restaurant with few tables inside. The restaurant is an old olive mill house managed...More

Thank firmino
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Frist to say is that I love Italian Food and I always expect good food, but here, you really get something special. The food is cooked with love and you can taste it with every bite. Its small but thats what makes it special. Want...More

Thank RetoTina
Reviewed 19 September 2015

This restaurant is set in the beautiful village of Montescudaio in the Tuscan hills. It is a small, family run place. The restaurant with its rustic decor has maybe 10-12 tables. The menu varies frequently and uses only seasonal, regional products. I heartily recommend the...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

We went to this restaurant because it is recommended in several restaurant guides. We all agreed that we disagree with the guides! The dishes were ok but definitely do not deserve any kind of overwhelming words. In general the food is lacking refinement/subtleties. For example,...More

Thank A M
Reviewed 26 April 2015

We had dinner there last night . The perfect dinner to finish our week of holidays in Tuscany. We have a three year old so by 7pm we try to find an open place, not always easy in Italy! But the owner welcomed us, even...More

Thank Estelle G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 36 - USD 73
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Madonna 9, 56040 Montescudaio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Montescudaio
  • Phone Number: +39 0586 650381
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