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Drogheria Franci

) #13 of 65 Restaurants in Montalcino ££ - £££ Italian, Mediterranean,
Piazzale della Fortezza 5, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
+39 0577 848191
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Piazzale della Fortezza 5, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
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1 - 10 of 101 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We were here for lunch, and on this very hot day we were able to sit inside in a small section of the shop/restaurant with a great view on numerous bottles of great wine. The food was excellent and the wine (Banfi 2010) was also...More

Thank pauluspiscator
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've been coming to Montalcino for over 20 years and Drogheria Franci is on my short list for dining. The restaurant is also a wine store and it's great to pick the wines for dinner in the store. The dishes are on the gourmet side...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at drogheria Franci on a very warm day so we sat outside in the shade. Orded the mixed cheese plate, and the antipasto, both ok , daughter ate pasta with a wild meat sauce. We also tried 3 different desserts, a tiramisu...More

Thank malte
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just spent a week in Montalcino and ate at the restaurant twice and had a meal delivered to our villa. The food was exceptional, service impeccable and the friendliness of the staff as good as we have had in all our years of...More

Thank alan60796
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful dining room surrounded by fine wines produced locally. The food was enjoyable, the service was a bit slow when we were there on a busy night. A reservation is highly recommended as this is a very popular dining place.

Thank Thwangfsdesign
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff, welcoming and nice, and very beautiful place, the food however was not good, pricy, lackying seasoning, not well cooked, small portions and bad taste...so for the taste it was a bad experience.

1  Thank Leonor L
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We ate lunch here and everything was fresh and delicious. Service was efficient and friendly. The food is Italian with modern touches. They have an excellent wine selection. And an amazing wine shop with many of the top names and lesser known smaller producers. Don't...More

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We frequented Montalcino during our weeklong stay nearby and after trying several restaurants, Franci was by far our favorite. The food was amazing, as was the presentation of each dish. The service was great. Our server, Ricardo, was exceptional and in addition to taking great...More

Thank Kimberly N
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We enjoyed grilled octopus & tuna appetizers, wild boar ragu & pumpkin rissotto with a fantastic bottle of Podere di Ripi 2010 (!). There was a large party (50 people - ?) on the patio and we had the table by the door with a...More

Thank RussZink
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We had a short 2 days trip in the area ,me and my 4 friends and we had returned to this amazing restaurant for the second time in last 2 years..super food and service ,I recommend the upstairs location but better reserve it before .....More

Thank Nicolae P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazzale della Fortezza 5, 53024, Montalcino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montalcino
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 848191
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