“Olio & Convivium” was set up in the historic Palazzo Capponi, in the heart of the old Oltrarno district, as an innovative and sophisticated “workshop” dedicated to the wine and oil sector and to gastronomic research.
The Gastronomic Workshop’s innovative formula ranges from a quick working lunch to the daily shopping with stalls of fresh produce, to working meetings, to theme evenings. The location’s unique atmosphere is emphasised by the beautiful furnishings and the possibility, on special occasions, of using the Poccetti room that is decorated with frescoes from the late Renaissance.
"Olio & Convivium" offers stimulating courses on the preparation of dishes made possible by the modern and well-equipped “open-view” kitchen. In the central room there is an area dedicated to the more than 250 labels of 45 wine producers with tastings in combination with typical and rare products,
In the “Olio & Convivium” fine dining restaurant you will find the “Bottega dell’Olio” aimed at teaching how to taste oil and the correct combinations of dishes and types of oil. The restaurant is spread over 3 rooms: the wine room, the olive oil tasting room and the kitchen room.
Maximum capacity is 55/60 covers using the four rooms.
It is possible to make an exclusive reservation of the entire restaurant.
a small room with a view through the glass wall that allows you to enjoy the culinary art with your eyes too. Some fortunate individuals might even be able to discover the chef’s secrets.
Maximum capacity 16 persons. (in this instance 2 tables of 8 places each).
It is possible to request exclusive use with boardroom style table and a maximum of 12 persons.
The restaurant’s largest room where you can enjoy your meal surrounded by a selection of our finest wines.
Maximum capacity of 30 persons arranged on 4 tables.
It is possible to request exclusive use for a smaller number.
Olive Oil Tasting Room:
Small intimate room
Maximum capacity 6 persons arranged on 2 tables (4 + 2).
Where necessary or on request the gastronomy room is used to accommodate additional guests.
Generally we use one or two tables with 6 places each depending on the guests’ requirements.
Credit cards accepted. Parking and taxi service available.