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Il Grifo Ristorante Pizzeria

Via Giuseppe Mazzini 18, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
+39 0577 847070
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Via Giuseppe Mazzini 18, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice restaurant, very good pizza and dozens if options to choose from. The prices are very reasonable.

Thank Anni L
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Not far from the clock tower. No terrace. Service is correct but not very friendly. The waiter is probably pushing one of is friend wine. Be careful with the bisteccia 700 grams minimum ! The place is clean and lively. Go for the pizza !...More

Thank Michel L
Reviewed 1 May 2018

We are staying two nights ( Hotel dei Capitani) in Montalcino for wine tasting. Yesterday we tried for reservations at Il Grifo but they were already booked so we were happy to get in tonight. (Last night went to Taverna del Grappolo Blu which was...More

1  Thank LoveToTravel524
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful view to the north from this citidel gem of a city. The pizza was quite good with rocket greens and tomatoes. Great crust and good service. Wine recommendation much appreciated.

1  Thank Cosmos M
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Situated just off the Main Street in Montalcino. Nice little set up and friendly waiters and Matre De. I had wild Boar stew with polenta, but it was tough and lacked the flavour from being stewed with veggies etc. My guests had gnocchi with porcine...More

Thank Alexmac24
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

This is our 4th visit to this picturesque hilltop town. We come for the Brunello wine to taste and buy for our cellar. On the first day we drove from Rome to Montalcino and found our accommodation for five days. Look for review of our...More

Thank SenatorJerome
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Arrived here as a torrential downpour hit Montalcino. Things got better from that point on! Great food - the pizzas had crispy, thin bases and tasty toppings - easily the best pizza I've ever had. There was a brief mixup over antipasto dishes - due...More

Thank CactusRose
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Great pizza! So crunchi and thin! The menu is great, huge variety to choose from, very fresh and jummy

Thank Karina V
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The food is really great. Fairly low cost, super tasty local dishes. The waiter was a bit 'cool' and the glasses of wine on the small side. But we ate really well, including apero, wine, two courses, desser and coffee for 50 euros for two...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We ate dinner here whilst staying in Montalcino. Three of us had pizzas and they were ok, but nothing special. My rabbit in Tuscan sauce and mashed potatoes was very ordinary - lacked effort in presentation and tasted bland. We went elsewhere for desserts. The...More

Thank Welshman_on_2ur
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$23 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
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12:00 - 15:30
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12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giuseppe Mazzini 18, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montalcino
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 847070
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Friendly local in Montalcino a few steps from the central square. Tuscan cuisine with homemade pasta and grilled meat of choice. Pizza for lunch and dinner.
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