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Osteria del Gusto

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Via Dei Fusari 13, 53100 Siena, Italy
0577 271076
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: L'Osteria del Gusto si trova in via dei Fusari a due passi da Piazza del...
L'Osteria del Gusto si trova in via dei Fusari a due passi da Piazza del Campo e del Duomo.Facilmente raggiungibile da qualsiasi punto del centro storico di Siena.L'atmosfera è tipica delle vecchie Osterie Senesi con un'arredamento semplice ma piacevole, si possono degustare i piatti tipici della cucina toscana accompagnati da una buona selezione di vini.
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  • 295
    Excellent
  • 201
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Small and perfectly formed

We stopped here on a whim during day trip round Sienna. We sat outside on one of the (4?) tiny tables for 2 with bar stools which are just outside of the kitchen not realising that the main restaurant was just around the corner. No matter. The like worked out really well, the service was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 30, 2015
JudieJude
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Cumbria
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Cumbria
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We stopped here on a whim during day trip round Sienna. We sat outside on one of the (4?) tiny tables for 2 with bar stools which are just outside of the kitchen not realising that the main restaurant was just around the corner. No matter. The like worked out really well, the service was brilliant and the food was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

The pasta here was really great! The "spaghetti" was thick, and cooked to perfection! A very nice meal! Also had a panna cotta for dessert, but it was with a chocolate sauce which overwhelmed the good taste of the panna cotta itself! The atmosphere was brilliant and very nice!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I've been in Siena for a couple of days and my friend Francesco brought me in this warm and friendly restaurant. We started with very delicious salami, prosciutto, finocchiona and some typical cheese. After that I had a a perfect and tasty beef steak. Red wine was great and desert as well. I could't ask for more! Even the service... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Good food, good prices, and good service, despite how busy the restaurant was. Can't really ask for more! We dropped in for dinner without a reservation, were seated quickly, and thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The atmosphere is a little noisy though, not one for a quiet tete-a-tete.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Shocked. Long waiting. Bored staff. Worst bruschette I've eaten, the other antipasti not better. We canceled the rest of our orders and left. Never more... Petra

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Huntington Beach, California
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41 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We loved this Osteria with it's tastefully decorated ambiance based on a puristic and purpose driven style and yet warm. Friendly service, excellent "Table Wine", my ossobucco tender and pleasantly filling. We were 5 people happily enjoying Tuscan hospitality and quality dishes based on a refined traditional kitchen. Perfectly located close to Duomo and Piazza del Campo in a small... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We're were staying in Siena for a couple of days and this restaurant was recommended by our hotel, as well as TripAdvisor. The staff was helpful, the food was great, and it was quietly tucked into a good location. No crowds.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The food was excellent, staff was kind, the place was quiet in a lovely little street. The other good point is that it was neither too busy nor too loud (contrary to the restaurants on the piazza del campo...) We loved it

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Prague, Czech Republic
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67 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

My colleague and I had lunch here this week. The service was very friendly - in fact, perhaps a bit too friendly. Often the waitstaff engaged in long conversations with the clients, at the peril of the rest of us who were waiting to order or pay our bills. That is the only reason I don't give it full marks.... More 

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Milan, Italy
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74 reviews 74 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Unusual to find a very good restaurant just behind the Duomo, in the center of a tourist laden city. Unusual that there are still people who are humble enough to try to serve the best to their customers, selecting fresh materials, instead of just feeding bad expensive food to tourists. We had three types of pici and spent the lunch... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Dei Fusari 13, 53100 Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: 0577 271076

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

L'Osteria del Gusto si trova in via dei Fusari a due passi da Piazza del Campo e del Duomo.Facilmente raggiungibile da qualsiasi punto del centro storico di Siena.L'atmosfera è tipica delle vecchie Osterie Senesi con un'arredamento semplice ma piacevole, si possono degustare i piatti tipici della cucina toscana accompagnati da una buona selezione di vini.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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