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“A Refreshingly Fresh Surprise”
Review of Organic Bistrot Dioniso - CLOSED

Organic Bistrot Dioniso
Price range: US$10 - US$50
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Description: Welcome in DIONISO, a special restaurant with many particularities. Explore the ancient rooms, walking between etruscans and medieval riuns. Discover kitchen and tasting our organic and local products. DIONISO is a true testimonial of our origins and strong thinked foraward for the future.
London
Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“A Refreshingly Fresh Surprise”
Reviewed 1 May 2014 via mobile

We were delighted to come across this friendly little gem tucked away in Volterra. What a change to have organic vege dishes bursting with flavour and really fresh. The chef was prepared to vary the make up of the dishes to suit my obsession with fresh garlic but even without that the menu was really interesting. And a great wine list too! Portions were reasonable but certainly filling and prices fair for the quality. Just loved the tagliatelle.

Visited May 2014
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Thank Andrew M
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OrganicDioniso, Direttore at Organic Bistrot Dioniso, responded to this review, 22 May 2014
Thank you for the review. We are happy to have satisfied you. For the credit cards is incorrect, we accept Cards for account up of 30 euros. Thank you again, all the best!
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Broadway, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“A Veggie's Dream”
Reviewed 24 October 2013

It was so good to find an organic and vegetarian resturant in Italy. Being a Veggie and almost Vegan (no fish or eggs) it can be a little awkward sometimes ensuring what you order is handled as you would like and knowing the whole place is veggie was reassuring. My Meat eating husband managed OK as they had a good selection of Pizzas, salads. Great location, and when you sit outside you have an amazing view down the steep medieval street. Ensure you have cash on you because they don't accept Cards, Cash Only! This did catch a few people out a number of times when we were there.

Visited September 2013
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Thank J0anne_L0uise
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Southampton, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Don't overlook the vegan muffins”
Reviewed 1 October 2013

We stayed just outside Volterra for a week and ate in a dozen places in a fifty mile radius ..... This one is by far the best. So much so we ate here three times. My only mistake was overlooking the vegan coconut muffin until our last meal...... Superb !
First meal was spaghetti pomodoro with lemon, I have eaten this meal on numerous occasions but never as good as this. Also the tagliatelle with vegetables. The house Chianti Classico was also excellent. Just wished we lived closer.

  • Visited September 2013
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Thank Kenneth G
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Houston, Texas
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Good restaurant”
Reviewed 24 September 2013

We ate twice in this restaurant. The ourdoor seating is very nice. The floor of the restaurant is all glass. So, one can see the old granary under the floor.

The food is quite good too.

  • Visited September 2013
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Thank vijaysatya
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N. Idaho
Level 6 Contributor
109 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Really excellent vegan dishes”
Reviewed 9 July 2013

We passed by the restaurant during a walking tour of Volterra, then circled back after the tour was over for lunch. It was a beautiful day so we took advantage of the outside seating. I eat vegan and selected the lentil falafel which was so good my mouth is watering thinking about them! They were crispy, crunchy and very flavorful with some salad and a vegan dressing. My brother had the vegan pizza which he said was delicious while the others in our party who are not vegan had pizzas. They all thought the pizzas were very good in spite of the fact that they were not eating something with meat. I ended the meal with the vegan coconut muffin/cupcake which was moist, flavorful and wonderful. The server was excellent, and able to understand our broken Italian. I would go back there in a heartbeat.

  • Visited May 2013
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Thank D0bby
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