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Top Choice Museum in Grosseto

Museo Archeologico e d'Arte della Maremma

Grosseto's major tourist drawcard features an archaeological museum on the ground floor and a museum of ecclesiastical art upstairs. Items unearthed from Roselle are given pride of place downstairs – don't miss the …
Top Choice Gelato in Grosseto

Gelateria Key West

Grosseto's local population seems like a happy lot, and the presence of this sensational gelateria in the centre of the city may well have something to do with this. Fresh ingredients are used to create some of the …
Archaeological Site in Grosseto

Roselle

In the 7th century BC Roselle (Rusellae) was already an Etruscan town; it fell under Roman control in the 3rd century BC. Although there are no great monuments, you do get a clear idea of the town's layout from the …
Cathedral in Grosseto

Cattedrale di San Lorenzo

Grosseto's late-13th-century duomo has a distinctive Sienese character and a particularly beautiful rose window. Much of the facade was renewed along neo-Romanesque lines during the 19th century. Inside, look for Ma…
Tuscan in Grosseto

Vineria da Romolo

Wine barrels turned into tables and benches set the scene at this casual trattoria. Inside it's a mass of bottles, plastic grapes and the odd fake parrot. The food is flavourful and traditional – expect country-styl…
Modern Italian in Grosseto

L'Uva e il Malto

Chef Moreno Cardone takes great pride in his dishes, using quality local produce to create tasty, attractively presented meals. There are fish and meat options aplenty, but few vegetarian choices. Wife Samantha runs…
Tuscan in Grosseto

Al Numero Nove

Grosseto's bohemian set congregates at this hybrid restaurant and wine bar near the duomo, drawn by the arty decor, laid-back atmosphere and well-priced food and drinks. Pastas are largely vegetarian, and there are …
Bar in Grosseto

Caffè Ricasoli

Old vinyl records may dangle from the ceiling, but the music at this beatnik cafe-bar is bang up to date. DJs spin Italian pop towards the end of the week and it hosts occasional live music. There's an internet cafe…
Pizza in Grosseto

Pizzaria da Romolo

Popular pizzeria with cheap prices and a family atmosphere.
Tuscan in Grosseto

Grantosco

Soft lighting and walls adorned with wine bottles ensure an atmospheric setting, but unfortunately the food lets the side down. The chef doesn't use garlic, onion or tomato and the flavour suffers as a consequence.