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Osteria Il Papavero

Localita Barbischio 15, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 749063
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (24 reviews)
“prosciutto” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Localita Barbischio 15, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Today I shared a Sunday lunch experience at Il papavero. I had eaten at this restaurant over the past years but it was under new management now. The food, wine, service and the ambiance were all exceptional. Our starters included a salad with cinnamon Sienese...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Ted A
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

An exceedingly nice restaurant with friendly staff that go out their way to make you feel welcome. Food was superb, as was wine, and the view was great. We ate outside during our visit. Recommend to anyone travelling/staying near. Many thanks!

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank DavidM23495
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Little to add to the last dozen or so reviewers who loved this charming restaurant; totally agree. Almost gave up hope of finding it, but gritted teeth and kept going; the enticement at the last stage was catching a view of the classic hill village...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank nicholasfI7659MO
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is the epitome of traditional, local, home-cooked Tuscan food and it did not disappoint. The hosts are very friendly and made an effort to translate the extensive menu for us. We instantly felt at home in this small family-run restaurant. Each dish was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank CaptainMarmite43
Reviewed 22 August 2018

A jewel in the area! The place is very cozy and small, but the attention you receive is spectacular. All the dishes were first class and they even offered to make special pasta for the children! Absolutely everything we ordered was delicious, homemade pasta with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Lovely views, great food and service! Very nice plating. Highlights of our meals were the gnocchi with duck sauce, perfectly seasoned/cooked steak, and the lemon chocolate cake.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank SustaINed
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Claudio served our party of seven and he was delightful. Our meals were all excellent (I had a gnocchi in duck sauce dish - the best course of my entire vacation). Our wine was great and the setting is quaint (we sat outside). Don’t miss...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank bille218
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Really nice meal. Everything was fantastic. Pasta superb. Highly recommended. And really inexpensive too.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Grahamtu12
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Friends and I dined at Osteria Il Papavero twice during our one week stay at a close by villa. The food was absolutely delicious. The service was fantastic. As was their wine recommendations. Stunning views of the sunset. Make sure you book to avoid disappointment.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank tlc1986
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Wow what a quaint gem of a restaurant with an amazing view. The food and service were simply excellent, the owners were also so sweet and tolerant of the little ones in our group.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank DonP897
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:15 AM - 5:30 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita Barbischio 15, 53013, Gaiole in Chianti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Gaiole in Chianti
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 749063
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