Casentino Valley restaurants

Top Choice Osteria in Parco Nazionale delle Foreste Casentinesi, Monte Falterona e Campigna

Il Cedro

Utterly fantastic, 100% homemade cucina tipica Casentinese (typical Casentino cuisine) is the drawcard of this gem of a family-run village bistro, squirrelled away for the last 45 years in the tiny hamlet of Moggion…
Top Choice Tuscan in Casentino Valley

Toscana Twist

Toscana Twist is a rare and wonderful breed in rural Tuscany. This exceptionally contemporary address near the train station is a pedigree hybrid. Its day begins with breakfast – delicious cakes, cookies and pastrie…
Tuscan in Bibbiena

Il Tirabusciò

A quintessential address to visit for Slow Food Movement cooking, the Corkscrew is a refined and classic trattoria complete with linen window drapes, white tablecloths and wood-beamed ceiling. The menu is an ode to …
Tuscan in Poppi

Osteria Il Porto

Follow the locals to this wildly popular eatery, reminiscent of a German beer garden with its large summer garden strewn with bench-clad tables and a relaxed vibe. Cuisine is staunchly Tuscan, with lots of regional …
Tuscan in Poppi

La Vite

This easy dine in Soci, 5km east of Poppi, is run by young dynamic sommelier Barbara and chef Cesare. It's a real favourite with locals – and travellers – hungry for a good-value feast of top-quality Tuscan food in …
Tuscan in Casentino Valley

La Tana degli Orsi

In the evening the dozen tables at La Tana degli Orsi (The Lair of the Bear), an unusual chalet-style building, are hotly contested, making advance reservations essential. Decor hovers between classy and kitsch, but…
Tuscan in Poppi

L'Antica Cantina

This old-fashioned dining experience cooks up traditional Tuscan beneath an atmospheric vaulted ceiling. Find it on a steep side street off Via Cesare Battisti in Poppi Alta.