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102 Camollia | 102, Siena, Italy
057740506
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Today
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Excellent food and price. Very nice decoration!

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  • 210
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  • 273
    Very good
  • 107
    Average
  • 32
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  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great local cuisine

If you want authentic, fresh Tuscan fare this place is worth seeking out. Others on TA have rightly recommended the wild boar ragu with the local pasta (Pici al ragu cinghiale) but the duck ragu is worth trying too. The bread is so fresh as to often be warm and different varieties were served on... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 20, 2015
chrispreece
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Westward Ho, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Entertaining clients
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Doing business
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638 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We had an early evening dinner at this place. Location is good, not far away from the main square, but far enough not to be that crowded. Service is average, it seems the waiters are not enjoying their job. Had pizzas, the taste was nothing special, had far better pizzas in Italy before. The white wine of the house was... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Stick with the pasta which was fine as was prosciutto with pecorino. The meat dishes were both stewed. I ordered grilled young pork and got boiled/stewed meat. My son ordered a beef that was also stewed. Overall, not positive.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I wanted to have the pici with wild boar sauce that is a Tuscan specialty. I was pleased to find it here. It was delicious! My 19 yr old daughter had the spinach tortellini with meat sauce. She said it was the best meat sauce she's ever had and she has always been a picky eater. The grilled vegetables were... More 

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Westward Ho, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

If you want authentic, fresh Tuscan fare this place is worth seeking out. Others on TA have rightly recommended the wild boar ragu with the local pasta (Pici al ragu cinghiale) but the duck ragu is worth trying too. The bread is so fresh as to often be warm and different varieties were served on the days I visited. The... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

For dinner this is just an average trattoria with nice service. But the lunch self service is amazing: Huge portions (smaller portions are even cheaper) of delicious Tuscan food with a few different first, second and side dishes to choose from. Friday is seafood day with usually a long queue. No wonder, it's incredibly good value for money! Unfortunately only... More 

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Visited here with family and friends for lunch. The wild boar ragu locally termed 'cinghiale' is amazing. Soft and tender cooked in a fragrant sauce. I won't forget the name of the dish.

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Poulsbo
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by the concierge at our hotel (Hotel Italia, which we liked a lot), as being very authentic. We had a nice meal, but as we have noticed in other parts of Italy, cooks seem to be very heavy-handed with salt. I tried the local pasta (pici) with wild boar, and it was tasty. My husband had... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

As many have said already we were recommended this eatery by our hotel and on entering it looked impressive, nicely decorated and had a pleasant feel. Unfortunately when the food arrived it was really poor. The first issue was the food was barely warm. It had either been sat somewhere for too long or not "warmed up" properly! My wife... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

we stumbled upon this lovely restaurant by chance and ended up having dinner there twice. The staff were pleasant and eager to please ,bread was freshly cut and wine (Rosso) was cheap & excellent. Spoiled for choice from their varied menu.The Pizza was perfect and large enough for two people. Pasta & meat were excellent and don't leave without trying... More 

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We were nine friends and we had a wonderful dinner. Large portions, tasty and reasonable prices. The staff very helpful and patient! Specially because with nine people is quite difficult to decide what to have!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 102 Camollia | 102, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: 057740506

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Doing business

Description

Excellent food and price. Very nice decoration!
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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