Etruscan Coast restaurants

Top Choice Tuscan in Suvereto

Osteria di Suvereto da I'Ciocio

Worthy recipient of a Slow Food accolade (the only Suvereto eatery so honoured), this osteria opposite the handsome 13th-century palazzo comunale (town hall) has a beautiful terrace lined by honey-coloured stone wal…
Top Choice Tuscan in Bolgheri

Enoteca Tognoni

This wine-lined enoteca is a temple to taste, both gastronomic and oenological. Sassicaia (€28 per 100mL) is among dozens of local wines available to sample – others are more affordable. The menu is limited but dele…
Top Choice Tuscan in Bolgheri

Enoteca de Centro

When a wine bar is as friendly as this, the fact that it also serves great food comes as a delightful surprise. Michele Innocenti is a genial host and expert on local wine, and he will gladly guide you in a tasting …
Seafood in Golfo di Baratti


What makes this seafood restaurant at Porta di Baratti so unique is the 15th-century watchtower that the modern building is wrapped around. The freshly made pasta is delicious, as are the many fishy choices. Best of…
Tuscan in Bolgheri

La Taverna del Pittore

The Painter's Tavern has a rustic dining room that's full of charm, but the best tables are under the orange trees outside. The menu specialises in local game – expect plenty of duck, pigeon, pheasant and boar, expe…
Tuscan in Suvereto

Enoteca dei Difficili

Suvereto's younger generation loves this spirited osteria. No wonder: the brick ceiling and vintage chairs ensure it's stylish, there's live music on weekends and tasty treats include soup (€7.50) and €12 taglieri (…
Tuscan in Suvereto

Ristorante dal Cacini

The chef here buys fish fresh every day and cooks it however his fancy dictates – hence the compulsory set menu rather than an à la carte array. Tables sport driftwood and filmy drapes, while the vine-shaded terrace…
Gelato in Suvereto

Il Gallo Golosone

On busy weekends, staff here do an excellent job filling cups and cones with the house-made gelato. They also make coffee and serve it to customers on the small streetside terrace.