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Ristorante Pizzeria I' Galletto Briaco

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Via Guglielmo Marconi 7, 53013 Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 749592
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Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I always stop in to this wonderful, casual and welcoming Pizzeria when visiting Chianti. Mama comes out of the Kitchen with a big kiss and smile for all. The pizza is authentic Naples style and all the food is prepared just right with love.

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Thank Ron S
Houston
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Based on other comments it appears we were pretty lucky. We stopped here for lunch and ordered a pizza. The waiter (? owner) took our order without any problem. We did not have to wait very long for the food to arrive. The pizza was good but average tasting compared to other places.

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Thank ram88doc
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

All round a pretty poor and disappointing experience. Went for lunch and had pizza and tomato salad. Owner was pretty rude and had to wait an hour for 2 pizzas with only four other tables in the restaurant t the time. No word of an apology just came over and barked Italian a few times. I tried to pay at... More 

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Thank Twitch1986
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

After walking past on two successive lunchtimes and seeing how busy this little restaurant was my wife, daughter and I booked to eat at I' Galletto Briaco one evening. Having booked based purely on the location and the terrace seating we became worried when we subsequently checked out the TripAdvisor reviews. We needn't have worried. The manager served us and... More 

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Thank Matt L
Paris, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

If you want to wait two hours to get a poor quality pizza and being insulted when you are nicely asking : "is there any chance to get my pizza any time soon ?"and you want to share the bill and pay with two credit cards, it's your choice but be aware, the nervous owner want to call the carabinieris... More 

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Thank Nicolas C
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We regularly go here as the pizzas and food are consitently good. The location and terrace is great. What stops a toprating is the propretors inconsistent mood. You never know if he is going to be really grumpy or nice. Some times we have heard loud yelling from the kitchen. All this is unfortunate as all other things are great.

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Thank Kjell L
London, United Kingdom
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211 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

On a first floor, so a little hard to find but with parking. We sat by the balcony, where some people just stared at us as we sat down. The menu came out, and we really wanted pizza, as you would in Italy. When we asked for the pizza, the man said "NO. Pizza only in the evening. That's how... More 

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Thank Jonathan A
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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93 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

We wandered into this place for an evening meal early July. It was a hot summer evening and the elevated tables overlooking the town were gorgeous. We had the sun in our eyes but it quickly went leaving a lovely setting with flowers all around. The food was well prepared, I had the special - Drunken rooster. A whole bird... More 

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Midrand, South Africa
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

The service at this restaurant was the most unfriendly that we have experienced during our week in Italy. Advertising Pizza it transpired that Pizza is actually only available in the evening. How hard would it be to put that in the menus rather than having to "bark" at your guests that Pizza is only available in the evening I wonder.... More 

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Thank Jenny F
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Lasagne very good Tagliatelle with vegetables very good Service friendly and quick There is a 2 euro per person cover charge that isn't mentioned but this seems common in Italy. Good position and attractive balcony.

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Thank Alan D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Guglielmo Marconi 7, 53013 Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Gaiole in Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 749592

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