Food & Wine

Be Taken by the Taste of Tuscany

Every bite, every ingredient, every sip is a love letter to Italy. Chef Riccardo and his team will take you into a state of sensorial appreciation for all that is good in food and wine at the heart of Tuscany.

Be taken by our team’s immaculate focus on seasonality, which invites our guests to eat regional specialties in harmony with that season’s natural bounty.

Here, every meal is an invitation to be transported to a place where memories, conversations, and quiet glances of deep appreciation flow abundantly.


Designed by renowned architecture practice, Foster +Partners and located in the center of the village, Zita is a restaurant that celebrates conviviality, classic Tuscan flavors, and culinary tradition reimagined through a modern lens.

Open Daily Breakfast  7:30 am-11:00 am | Lunch 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Snack 3:00 - 6:00 | Dinner 7:00-9:30 pm

Library Bar

Perfect for those in need of a space to relax, read a book and admire the views, the Library Bar offers a selection of coffee, tea and gelato.

Open daily 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Lounge & Terrace Bar

Join us in the lounge to enjoy a glass of wine or cocktail, sit by the fire, and take in the curated selection from our private art collection. This inviting space is anchored by a Fazioli piano where, on many nights, you can experience a concert performed by one of our frequent artists-in-residence. Just outside, on our private terrace, be taken by breathtaking sunsets. 

Open daily 3:00 pm-11:00 pm

Executive Chef Riccardo Bacciottini

A native of the region who was born in Poggibonsi, Riccardo’s passion for the culinary arts began early on, as a child captivated by the rich landscape and later by the region’s rich gastronomic heritage.

Bringing a wealth of knowledge and extraordinary experience from Michelin-starred kitchens around the world, Riccardo approach celebrates the abundance and essence of the land by inviting guests on a journey of discovery through evocative dishes that conjure memories of nature.

Culinary Experiences

Taste the passion and bounty of the land through experiences that connect past to present. Wine tastings, cooking classes, day trips to iconic Tuscan hilltowns await.

Hands On Learning

Culinary Academy

Infused within one of the village's ancient buildings is a state-of-the-art cooking space that hosts cooking classes, private dining and chef's table experiences.

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