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Osteria del Vecchio Fossato

Via Antiche Mura 16, 25019 Sirmione, Italy
+39 030 919331
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“osso bucco” (3 reviews)
“fillet steak” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Antiche Mura 16, 25019 Sirmione, Italy
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I am so sad to have to write these words! We overheard another customer ask how much longer they had to wait and I heard them being told by the waiter it's a 40 minute wait, we had yet to order anything so I sought...More

Thank Chalky_Banbury
Reviewed September 7, 2017

This restaurant is along a side street, two areas to eat -inside and outside. Inside is 20 yards along. We sat in the small outside area. We were advised when seated that they had been very busy and the food would be at least 20...More

Thank 12Lesley
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Nice to have a restaurant with a limited menu choice of some really great quality food. The service was attentive, friendly and quick paced. They know what they do well - I asked for some olives and they said 'no' which was a blessing as...More

1  Thank Simon P
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

So this is a problem review. We had a really nice meal. The wine was great. The service was good and prices fair. Sounds like 5* but.......... Unfortunately on the night in question the restaurant was empty other than us and another table eeking out...More

1  Thank Epicureously
Reviewed July 12, 2017

We (my wife, our little baby boy, and I) spent the day in Sirmione and planned to have some lunch. We came across the ‘Osteria del Vecchio Fossato’ and the place was empty. Nevertheless, we wanted to give it a try and entered the restaurant....More

1  Thank THertz
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Best restaurant we had in our 2 weeks of sirmione lovly food with a good price nice and quit inside away from the crowd 10 out of 10 for me

Thank Klaplungske D
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

If it's a classy meal, served modestly by people who know more about fine food than you, search out this hidden gem of a restaurant, cloaked under the impression of 'Osteria', by walking the humungous hump between the rightly-crowded beach and the mega-busy, one-street, essential...More

2  Thank Angus E
Reviewed June 5, 2017

This was a great find, the service was great, the food was fantastic and the wine that was recommended was lovely. The service was very attentive from the outset with a good explanation of the menu, the food, the differnat wines that were available which...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Had the crab tortellini and gnocchi for first corse - delicious!! Handmade, best gnocchi we ever had and tortellini also handmade absolutely delicious. Fillet steak for main- beautiful peace of fillet, melted in the mouth, cooked a bit on the rare side but the meat...More

Thank 11Papillon
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

We were 2 couples of Italians: we had normal good dinners, nothing actually special, but the price was ridiculous because it was really too expensive for the quality and quantity we got.

Thank Vittorio F
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Antiche Mura 16, 25019 Sirmione, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Brescia  >  Sirmione
  • Phone Number: +39 030 919331
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