Top shops in the Fiora Valley
The Fiora Valley is the place for cute knick-knacks and souvenirs. In Pitigliano, you can browse speciality food and artisan craft stores, while in Sovana and Sorano, workshops sell ornamental ceramics, silk scarves and cotton shirts.
Casa del Formaggio (Via del Ponticino 40, Manciano; +39 0564 629298) Everything you need for a picnic, including artisan compotes and award-winning truffle and chilli pecorino. If you like blue cheese, try the local variety, Guttus.
Azienda Agricola Rossi Iris (Loc. Fontevecchia, San Martino sul Fiora; +39 0564 607735) One of the Maremma’s foremost saffron producers. You can buy pure saffron here, as well as oils and spice mixes.
Frantoio Andreini (Via Provinciale, 25, Scansano; +39 0564 511067) This family-owned olive grove sells its extra virgin olive oils, jams, seasoned oils and pesto direct to the public at fantastic prices.
Tenuta Roccaccia (Loc. Roccaccia, Poggio Cavalluccio; +39 0564 617020) A mid-sized vineyard that produces red and white DOC wines. Wine tasting sessions range from €5-€20 with a guided tour, sommelier and tasting menu.
Ghiottornia (Via Roma 111, Pitigliano; +39 0564 616907) A one-stop shop for everything local from cheeses to deli meats, soups, sweets and wines.
Ceramiche D'Arte Creazioni (Via Roma 152, Pitigliano; +39 0564 615494) A great souvenir shop selling handmade ceramics by local artist Roberto Polidori.
Antica Sartoria di Maremma (Via del Colle, Pancole; +39 0564 503029) An artisan clothing store that has turned the traditional Maremman style of clothing into a fashion statement.
Top shops in Monte Amiata
Monte Amiata is surprisingly well stocked with gourmet stores selling local products and artisan boutiques offering unique souvenirs.
Queste Terre (Piazza Garibaldi 7, Santa Fiora; +39 0564 978479) A great place to get local products like dried porcini mushrooms, chestnuts and Montecucco wine.
Pinzi Pinzuti (Via Cavour 18, Abbadia di San Salvatore; +39 0577 778040) A hoarder’s delight that sells kitsch souvenirs as well as deli meats, honey, sweets, teas, spices and cheeses made on the family farm.
Ceramiche Artistiche il Mondo Magico (Via Roma 12, Arcidosso; +39 0564 916029) This small boutique has been hand-making adorable ceramic cups and figurines for decades.
Frantoio Franci (Via A. Grandi 5, Montenero; +39 0564 954000) A family-owned olive grove that sells gorgeously packaged and traditionally prepared olive oils.
Aia della Colonna(Loc. Usi, Santa Caterina; +39 0564 986110) An organic farm selling deli meats, cheeses and honey direct to the public. They also sell ceramics and run ceramic making and decorating classes.
Il Cantuccio Bio Bar (Corso Nasini 31, Castel del Piano; +39 0564 956262) The perfect place for an aperitif or to buy a bottle of wine for the trip home.
Top shops in Grosseto and its surrounds
Grosseto city has a range of big name brands and fashion boutiques. For trinkets and artisan souvenirs head to Via Manzoni. In Castiglione della Pescaia, the chain stores are on Corso della Liberta, while in Follonica, they’re on Via Roma. Punta Ala’s stores are mostly sailing related.
Orbetello Pesca Lagunare (Via Giacomo Leopardi 9, Orbetello; +39 0564 860611) This store sells bottarga, smoked eel and other types of dried lagoon fish conveniently vacuum packed for the trip home.
Torrefazione Banda (Via della Repubblica 13, Follonica; +39 339 3822559) Get 100 per cent Arabica coffee, chocolates and sweets.
Petite Jolie (Via della Fonte, Castiglione della Pescaia; +39 335 5389521) A high-end fashion store with a quirky, vintage feel.
Victory (Viale Matteotti 5, Grosseto, +39 0564 386545) A boutique selling Italian couture clothing, designer shoes and accessories.
Il Riccio (Via Topazio 25, Grosseto; +39 0564 417593) This store sells luxury, handmade leather goods at far better prices than you’ll find in Florence’s famous leather market.
Salumeria Franchi (Via Archimede 5, Follonica; +39 0566 51445) This gourmet store sells award-winning deli meats and cheeses.
Top shops on the Argentario Coast
The Argentario Coast is not the place for a bargain. The boardwalks of Porto Ercole and Porto Santo Stefano mostly sell luxury clothing and accessories. Orbetello’s Corso Italia has the big brands, while Capalbio’s Old Town has a surprisingly strong gourmet food trade.
Cipriani Liquori (Via Vittorio Emanuele 25, Capalbio; +39 0564 896013) Locally produced herb-infused liquors, including the famous Mirto di Capalbio, made from myrtle leaves.
C’Era Una Volta (Via Torino 14, Capalbio; +39 0564 890662) This gourmet store sells a whole range of wines, cheeses and sauces.
Il Cerchio (Via Valmarina 24, Capalbio; +39 0564 898856) A bio farm that sells award-winning organic DOC wines and olive oils direct to the public.
Gioielleria Mida 85 (Corso Italia 71, Orbetello; +39 0564 867104) A family-owned jeweller who makes and sells their own line.
New Age Culture (Corso Italia 144, Orbetello; +39 0564 868125) A stylish clothing store with some big brands and other smaller couture names.
Top shops in the Colline Metallifere
From fine food groceries to artisan clothing stores, the Colline Metallifere has the Maremma’s most eclectic mix of shops.
Daniele Braglia (Cura Nuova 64, Valpiana; +39 0566 918069) A family-owned farm that sells juicy, seasonal fruits to the public. The cherries are particularly popular. The farm also makes and sells olive oil and IGT wines.
Miele di Maremma (Prataccio, Polveraia; +39 328 6687473) A small honey farm that specialises in Millefiori honey.
Caseificio Spadi Enzo (Via della Tana 33, Roccastrada; +39 0564 565069) This cheese shop makes some of the Maremma’s best aged pecorinos, which you can buy direct.
Enoteca Le Logge (Piazza Garibaldi 11, Massa Marittima; +39 0566 901827) A fine food grocery stocked with wines, cheeses and deli meats right in the heart of the city.
Lo Scarabeo (Via C. Goldoni 13, Massa Marittima; +39 0566 901866) An artisan fabric store with beautiful throw rugs and clothing, and gorgeous souvenirs.
Studio Ceramico di Anna Schaffler (Via Roma 8, Roccatederighi; +39 0564 569500 Beautiful and surprisingly affordable hand-painted porcelain and ceramic jewellery.