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“A little treasure in one of the less known provinces of Italy”

Ristorante IL PAIOLO
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$26 - US$46
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Al Ristorante " Il Paiolo" le proposte cambiano settimanalmente seguendo le offerte del mercato e della stagione così come l'estro degli chefs. Ogni mese vengono proposte serate con argomenti gastronomici diversi che spaziano dalla cucina etnica ai sapori italiani per eccellenza. Il buon mangiare è abbinato al buon bere e al Paiolo la qualità è garantita dalla cantina aperta che il titolare del locale ha creato per i suoi cliente ricca di un centinaio di etichette.
Reviewed 16 December 2014

I wasn't expecting such a service and delicious food in a countryside restaurant.
My last Sunday's experience at 'Il Paiolo' was amazing, the menu was diverse and inviting.
I started with what I am passionate about: a truffle-based appetizer of scallops with sea urchin sauce, topped with white truffles, a great match between the fish and land delicacies.
As a first course I had fresh pasta (fettuccine) with porcini mushrooms, and as second the host, Alvaro, noticing how much I liked truffles, prepared a surprise: a juicy meat steak fully covered with truffles again! Unbelievable.
Last but not least I had to try the restaurant's Panettone (typical Milan's Christmas sweet delicacy). I am not a fan of dessert, but this panettone was the best I have ever had. I tried some others and I always found them pretty heavy and dull: this one was incredibly smooth, soft and delicious.
Overall a great experience at Il Paiolo, a must try if you find yourself in the area!

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3  Thank RamiNY14
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Reviewed 13 November 2014

One of the best restaurant in the area, BUT you must let Alvaro (the owner) suggest you.
Wine and liquor choice are spectacular, the food is innovative but yet follows the ethnic and cultural roots.
I am almost speechless.
ENJOY.

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3  Thank Trigenes
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

Il Paiolo has a nice ambience and offers interesting menu of Food & Drinks.Service is very good and very friendly.The Owner takes special interest in each visitor to know their likes & dislikes to ensure everyone has a great time.I highly recommend this place for lunch & dinner.

I am a Vegetarian and this place has lots of choices for me .Desserts are Yummmmmyy.

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1  Thank Shankar B
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

I have been visiting "Il Paiolo" pretty often in the past one year and they never failed to please me!

I have mostly been there for business lunch but I suggest to keep it among favourites for a nice dinner.

The location is a bit unexpected for an elegant restaurant but it serves me pretty well as it is close to my head office.

This restaurant offers a great variety of fine dishes, the menu is updated almost daily and dishes are good combination of nice presentation and Italian good taste!

You can experience both traditional as well as creative dishes, the management has an eye for seasonal ingredients, which is something I do appreciate a lot as it shows the care for the freshness of the ingredients.

The price is a bit on the higher side compared to average italian restaurants but the quality of food makes it value for money in my point of view.

They can serve vegetarian dishes as well (better if informed in advance), as I have taken few vegetarian guests to them and looked to be pretty happy.

The staff is very kind and helpful and remembers their guest tastes as dislikes.

A very good selection of wines and liquors is available to properly accompany the meal.

Definetly suggest to pay a visit or to take guests here as it is hard to be disappointed!

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1  Thank Ogige
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