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.

Il Barrino - l'Ombelico del Mondo

Via Umbero I, 147 | 53020, Montisi, Italy
+39 0577 845190
Website
Share
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (16 reviews)
“pici” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Via Umbero I, 147 | 53020, Montisi, Italy
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (346)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 4 March 2018

We were here in the last days of February when it was ice cold and snowy outside but heartwarming inside . The place is bar , cinema and trattoria in one , but in different spaces . One enters through the bar crowded with locals...More

Thank tempiodelgusto
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We ate so much it we could hardly walk. We had an excellent meal. There was no menu as such, the owner would sit with us explain what he had and even "propose" suggestions. The restaurant was very quiet on the day we went which...More

2  Thank DevonKen
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is the first of the four restaurants we ate at in Montisi. The first floor is a local hangout and is both a cafe and bar. The dining room is on the 2nd floor. The food was excellent. The ambiance was wonderful. The owner...More

2  Thank BfloBillW
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

LOVE this place. This was my second visit to the lovely village of Montisi, staying with friends who have a house just outside of the village, we ventured out on a Saturday night to this fab restaurant. It seems like this is the place to...More

1  Thank Mollymou
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is where the locals gather for coffee and pastries in the morning and Aperal spritzes in the afternoon! Lovely local atmosphere. Gianluca is the man to know. They even have a cinema next door that normally shows a movie in English on Tuesday nights.

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 22 August 2017

In this small restaurant above a bar in the small town of Montisi you will have a wonderful experience. We did not see a menu but Gianluca discussed our wishes and explained how many combinations of pasta and sauces we could choose from. All the...More

Thank pauluspiscator
Reviewed 13 June 2017

After a morning tasting wine in the area, this was the break we needed. The owner took charge the moment we entered, expertly navigating us through some of the local delicacies. We were particularly grateful for his attentiveness to the special dietary needs of one...More

Thank miceontheroad
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I rarely leave the entire order to a waiter, but here I was in safe hands.Honestly we did not look at the menu regarding food and vine.Italian food is usually rustic and is based on a good selection of fine ingredients.If you work, you will...More

Thank Phayao13
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We went to Il Barrino for dinner with our four kids while we were visiting in Tuscany. Gianluca runs a very nice barrino that seems to be the center of everything in Monitisi. He runs the dining room while his wife Christina runs the kitchen....More

1  Thank Ben B
Reviewed 20 April 2017

GianLuca leaned over and spoke in the most sincere voice, "Look, you can stay here comfortably as long as you need to and you don't even have to buy anything." We had just sat down in his bar and assured him our host would be...More

1  Thank clarkmarshall20
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Montisi Hotels
La Locanda di Montisi
179 reviews
.15 miles away
La Torretta
1 review
1.28 miles away
Palazzo Brandano
348 reviews
2.05 miles away
La Locanda del Castello
108 reviews
3.23 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Ritorno di Fiamma Bistro
58 reviews
.16 miles away
Da Roberto
177 reviews
.23 miles away
La Romita
74 reviews
.01 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Ballooning in Tuscany
329 reviews
.47 miles away
Macelleria Ricci
28 reviews
2.24 miles away
Lucignano d'Asso
45 reviews
3.89 miles away
Chiesa dei santi Pietro e Andrea
31 reviews
2.27 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
60898Phil
28 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from GianlucaMonaci | Property representative |
Good morning Yes! Is open!!!
0
Votes
Google Translation
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Umbero I, 147 | 53020, Montisi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montisi
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 845190
  • 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
;