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L'Osteria

Via de' Rossi, 79/81, Siena, Italy
0577 287 592
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Ranked #72 of 437 Restaurants in Siena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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73 reviews 73 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Read about this restaurant in a gourmet food book about Italy. It was worth the visit, we sampled 3 courses; antipasti to begin - beautiful meat, and sundried tomatoes, passed on the tripe. Next was two pasta dishes, the pico with wild boar sauce was amazing - meaty and thick in texture. The small pasta with leek, cheese and roasted... More

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Memphis
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59 reviews 59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stopped in tonight (Oct. 25) without reservations and was given 2 seats at the 4 top communal table. We were joined shortly by a lovely family from Seattle. We had already placed our order before they arrived. We received the appetizer, then they received their food almost 15 minutes before us. The food was VERY GOOD. We tried to... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Dined here in October 2014. Food was OK, but service was not just rude, but intentionally so. My first time visiting Roma and now Siena for a few days, this is by far the worst experience I've had. Everyone in Italy has been extremely kind and welcoming to me, until this place. Just uncool, when you are a paying customer... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This restaurant was in a busy and narrow little street (cars passed very close to the table!) but don't let that put you off - the food is exceptional. The pear and goats cheese bruschetta was unforgettable. This was a perfect place for lunch in a hot and busy wee tour of the beautiful town of Siena.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Lovely fresh food at this little cosy restaurant tucked down a backstreet in beautiful Siena. The food was seasonal and extremely tasty - so much so we're going back again tonight with some friends. The highlights were the fresh mushroom pasta and the pear and goats cheese bruschetta, but the whole experience was good, and the service really friendly.

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Don't be put off by the owners less than enthusiastic welcome, the food is fab and he warms up after a while. Wine is lovely and food is incredible.

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Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Not knowing where to eat for lunch after being dropped off from a tour we did a quick search and came across this restaurant as highly rated. Upon arrival we had a fairly high expectation and they were exceeded! We ordered a calabrese salad which was very nice though having tasted buffalo mozzarella I wished they served that. The real... More

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france
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70 reviews 70 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

We had some pasta dishes and each of them was an absolute delight, especially the ones with truffles! We will be back...

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London
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Our favourite restaurant in Tuscany. Nothing beats the truffle tagliatelle and beff stew. Family run service. It has a lovely buzz. We have been back many times to the restaurant and would definitely recommend it.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We were in Siena for a day trip. The restaurant was highly recommended by Lonely Planet. The food was ok, but the waitress was unfriendly, additionally, she has no clue about the restaurant day special, I asked her what does alla livornese mean, she told me it was fried (!!!!)

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Address: Via de' Rossi, 79/81, Siena, Italy
Phone Number: 0577 287 592
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
Cuisine: Italian

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