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Osteria Nonna Gina

Via Pian dei Mantellini, 53100 Siena, Italy
0577 287247
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Ranked #59 of 437 Restaurants in Siena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $19 - $50
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

A perfect spot for a great lunch, easy walk from the hotel Athens (whose staff had suggested it). Fresh delicious pasta, and family friendliness.

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Berkeley, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

If a place is full of locals, that's a pretty good sign. We were seated downstairs and every table was Italians. I had the chicken cacciatore and tiramisu. Both were absolutely excellent. We might go back tomorrow night.

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LeRoy, NY
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Small family restraurant. Great service and great food. Open for lunch and dinner. Eat with the locals. It is wonderful.

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La Quinta, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Such a great find we came here twice in four nights!! On or first night, we came here truly by chance. We were going to go to a different restaurant down the street, but needed reservations. We were walking back to our car and walked passed Nonna Gina's, we checked out the menu that is posted and walked on in.... More

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Siena, Toscana, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Having lived in Siena for almost 3 years, this is one of our favorite dinner places. We take all of our guests here, and frequently find ourselves at their door. It is a warm and welcoming restaurant, great food and good house wine in a small, family run spot filled with Senese. Dinner always finishes with the home made amaretto,... More

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Siena, Italy
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I don't play home so often - somebody says that "my city is The World" - and when I do, I like to be comfortable. Nice food - pici with briciole were AMAZING and the Fiorentina very tasty - fast service and good house Chianti wine. Highly recommended if you want to have fun in a typical "osteria" downtown.

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Recommended by our hotel for the first lunch in Siena we were very happy with this gem. Delicious gnocchi, pasta, and steak which my husband said reminded him of his nonnas cooking. Cosy and homely decor, seemed quite popular with locals.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This place is a safe bet for food on your first night in Siena. Tourist friendly, safe if unspectacular. There ar ebetter restaurants in Siena but if you're a bit tired after a day's travel and just want a simple tusacn meal this palce is fine.

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Shaker Heights, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

The first two nights of our stay in Siena we passed by the restaurant because it was not in the "happening" area of town. On our third night, at the recommendation of a local, we stopped by and it was filled with people, mostly locals. The menu was all in Italian but the staff was able to translate. We had... More

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Vienna, VA
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59 reviews 59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is an informal, friendly kind of place that caters to both tourists and locals. The food is good and the busy staff are helpful in explaining details of the menu. It's a short walk from the Hotel Athena. We reserved ahead.....recommended, I think, as it was pretty full when we arrived. Lots of pastas and grilled meats.

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Additional Information about Osteria Nonna Gina

Address: Via Pian dei Mantellini, 53100 Siena, Italy
Phone Number: 0577 287247
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
Average Prices: USD 19 - 50
Cuisine: Italian

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