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Osteria Acquacheta

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Via del Teatro 22 | Very Close to The Main Square, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
+39 0578 717086
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Chicago, Illinois
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138 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fun and popular restaurant that makes no secret about it's specialty: Big cuts of steak. Try it.

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Thank TroubadourBCN
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165 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are three Long tables in the Osteria Acquacheta. You will be seated at one of them. It is a very familiar atmosphere. The Food is delicious. I ate a typical tuscany dish: pici with wild boar Sauce. Very delightful. reserve in advance or be eary to get a free spot

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Thank Aga H
Celje, Slovenia
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25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

If you want to try a real-deal bistecca all fiorentina, this is the place to go. I have eaten bistecca all fiorentina in many restaurants, but this place really prepares one of the best. It was really tender and full-flavored. It just melted in my mouth, which is a sign that the meat was high-quality, aged in the right way... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is a real experience, one not to miss. Superb. Great food and an amazing atmosphere, Julio has the customers wrapped round his finger

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Thank AlWhite123
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Everything is authentic in this place: the ambiance, the owner, the clientele, and of course the food. If you order the celebrated bistecca fiorentina, you will not need much else, still we also had a fantastic melted pecorino with truffles..White wines also great everywhere in Val d'Orcia. Good value for money, too, compared to others in the region.

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Thank Vassia Y
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is the best place to eat in Montepulciano - as long as you like (love) meat. The queue out the front at opening time gives an inkling of what is in store. The seating is on long tables where everyone sits together so you end up meeting new people from around the world. The head chef rustically chops the... More 

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Thank Rowan W
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

OMG. How rude can Italians be????? These people take it to the next level. They do not have want you to be there if you are a foreign visitor. Wow. God. No water glass. Noe waitress. No one who cares that you have spent a lot of money coming to their part of the big marble. I can spend anything,... More 

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Thank Sharon S
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We are an Australian couple travelling Europe and fortunately stopped in the area for 2 nights. Staying at a farmhouse our host recommended this place for dinner. We had the most beautiful evening with 2 other couples whom we shared a table with. This restaurant offers a semi long table experience. Dishes are homemade. Steak is their "thing". Cut, weighed,... More 

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Acworth, Georgia
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

The food is always exceptional, the atmosphere is relaxed and friendly, and the owners are attentive. It's a small restaurant, and reservations are a must--make them a day or two early to ensure a spot at your preferred time, and don't be late.

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Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great Food. Great Service. Order steak for Secondi. Everyone does and its worth it. Prepare to stay a while and enjoy the wine and meal. We weren't but glad we did. Here is our course: Antipasto: Fresh Pecorino cheese Primi: Spicy Pici w/ red pepper flakes, fried garlic slices in garlic olive oil Secondi: steak. He cuts them to order... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$42
Cuisine
Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Teatro 22 | Very Close to The Main Square, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montepulciano
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 717086

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?