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La Taverna del Capitano

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Via del Capitano 6/8, 53100 Siena, Italy
+39 0577 288094
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
excellent meat, and really friendly staff

We had lunch here during our visit to Siena, we loved the place very helpful staff amazing meat and prices according to the standard, is not super fancy is not superb but we liked it a lot.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Canberra, Australia
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We had lunch here during our recent day trip to Sienna. The food was fresh, plentiful and very tasty. The service was excellent and the owner was very personable and friendly. I would recommend this place and would gladly go back again.

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Droitwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We ate lunch here on both occasions we've visited Siena and would happily return again. The pasta and wine are both excellent - we didn't sample anything else but would highly recommend it on these alone. A real gem of a place serving authentic Tuscan dishes and local wine. Loved it!

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Vienna, Austria
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We had lunch here during our visit to Siena, we loved the place very helpful staff amazing meat and prices according to the standard, is not super fancy is not superb but we liked it a lot.

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Siena, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I'm currently studying in Siena and I popped into this restaurant for a quick bite to eat at lunch with several other students. The atmosphere and decor were fine and we were seated relatively quickly. We ordered drinks and were presented with the customary basket of bread before our meal - unfortunately this is where things went downhill. We were... More 

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buon giorno, le scrivo per precisare dei fatti. Primo ,chi le ha tolto l'olio dal tavolo era il proprietario, secondo,... More 

Pisa, Italy
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

I have been there with some colleagues during a business trip. The quality of the food is great. We had some "Fiorentina" (for the ones who do not know it is a thick T-bone steak), a dessert and some wine for 30 euros. The meat was wonderful, tender and cooked in the right way. Staff is nice and helpful about... More 

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chia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Our hotel recomended la taverna del capitano.. Great place the steak a la fiorentina was wonderful and so was the lamb chops.. Great place for typical food.

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Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This is the forth time we have visited this restaurant on four separate occasions on our travels to the Tuscan region. The owners/staff are always welcoming and accomodating. On this visit to Siena, it happened to be raining and we decided to go back to this same establishment to get a warm lunch and dry off. All four of our... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We ducked onto La Taverna for lunch for lunch as it was beginning to rain. What luck...this restaurant is very, very good. The baked pecorino was great and the Papa Pomodoro soup was the best I've had (I prefer more tomato than bread). Service was very good too.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

The baked pecorino cheese appetizer was excellent. The chianti Classico house wine was very drinkable, not complex but easy to drink and an absolute bargain at 12 €/liter. The cheese and pepper spaghetti was a gooey tasteless mess but the ravioli was much better. The atmosphere was pleasant, not ostentatious and felt durably local. A solid choice that was not... More 

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Ancona, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Friendly atmosphere and good pasta with a glass of Chianti. What more can one wish for in beautiful Siena?

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Additional Information about La Taverna del Capitano

Address: Via del Capitano 6/8, 53100 Siena, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0577 288094
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 22 - 33
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Greek

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via del Capitano 6/8, 53100 Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 288094

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 33
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am

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