Welcome to “Il Brachettone” Restaurant
THE REALM OF FINE CUISINE
“Il Brachettone” is a typical Tuscan restaurant in Volterra where you can dine on a spacious terrace and enjoy a spectacular panoramic view. The culinary tradition of this region is wide, varied and delicious, and our restaurant in Italy offers exceptionally appetizing evening meals.
Among the most renowned restaurants of Volterra, “il Brachettone” offers a fine selection of cured meats, cheeses, Pappardelle with hare sauce, wild boar and Vin Santo served with delicious almond biscuits, together with many more culinary delights. Each and every dish is carefully prepared by the professional and attentive staff of our restaurant with fresh, locally sourced ingredients just as they were once traditionally prepared in the farmhouses. Enjoy a tasty dinner on the terrace of our restaurant, surrounded by a warm and joyful atmosphere and with the view of the evocative countryside of Tuscany and the spectacular walls of ancient Volterra. A delight for all senses.
“Matto furioso e senza buon senso è chi del pasto non gode in ogni senso!”*
Pedro Bessi - owner of “Il Brachettone” Restaurant
*This old adage defines as crazy, insane, and utterly devoid of common sense anyone who eats a meal without enjoying it with all of the senses.
An earthly paradise of fine wines and excellent food!
Open from April to October
Evening meal from 7.30 – 10.00 p.m.
Booking required: tel. 0588 85219
Bar open from 11.00 a.m. -12.00 p.m
Happy hour from 6.30 p.m.
Nourishment for soul, delight for taste.
Wholesome farmhouse cooking enriched and elaborated into a superlative culinary art: Pecorino delle Balze (one of the finest local pecorino cheeses), white truffles from Volterra, carefully selected extra virgin olive oils and the finest Italian wines; a treasure trove that revitalizes the body and seduces the soul.
Love for food is love for life
"Indulge in a candle lit dinner on the terrace and embrace the spectacular panoramic night view."
Chef Lapis – Master of traditional local cuisine