The Restaurant "Windmill", an integral part of Lavacchio Farm. outside Florence
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The Restaurant "Windmill", a place known and appreciated since the forties, is an integral part of Lavacchio Farm. Placed near the crest of Montefiesole, in the municipality of Pontassieve (18 Km from Florence), it is located a few meters from the Windmill of Monterifrassine, artifact of the Grand Ducal era, fully restored and running. From Windmill it was named the restaurant, up to share today the image of a business in perfect balance with the environment.
The place is completely immersed in the green countryside, surrounded by vineyards and olive groves, from which the company derives wine and organic oil of high quality, undisputed protagonists of our cuisine. In perfect harmony with the surrounding environment, it is characterized by a large and cool terrace, set in a landscape rich in history and charm, offering stunning scenery of the hills surrounding Florence. Even the room, completely windowed on three sides, you can enjoy a splendid panorama, in a warm and relaxed atmosphere while enjoying genuine dishes of the great Tuscan tradition. The environment is extremely refined, with soft traditional furnishings, making the "Windmill" an elegant country restaurant where, to characterize the interior and our tables, the ceramics of the Innocenti family remain the undisputed protagonists.
The cuisine is typical of Tuscany, made of authentic and genuine flavors, where in addition to fresh pasta, prepared daily by our chef, you can enjoy delicious homemade cakes, a wide selection of local cheeses and cold meats from the farm. But our specialty is definitely the grilled meat, prepared on the grill "to view room" with charcoal, as well as meat from the rotisserie. From our cellar, to the low sulfur organic wines of Lavacchio Farm are the undisputed protagonists, but there are also a wide selection of wines from the hills of Chianti Rufina and Tuscan wines.
Our guests will be welcomed with professionalism and personal attention from staff, eager to offer expertise, will accompany following you with every attention, so as to make your dinner or your very special lunches.
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