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Osteria del Gatto

Via San Marco 8, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 287133
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (21 reviews)
“antipasti” (11 reviews)
“biscotti” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via San Marco 8, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We read all the positive reviews and decided to try. Cant imagine who wrote past positive reviews!! Not very welcoming, looked like could do with a spring clean. Tuscan anti pasti, dry and well past best and clam pasta which was not very good. House...More

Thank kingclau
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I suspect the owners don't seek publicity, the whole tone of this modest restaurant is authenticity with original, local food on a brief menu. The best meal we had in Siena

Thank Jacksparrow21
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

This was recommended by our hotel. The menu is small with just daily specials to choose from but everything we had was obviously freshly made and delicious. Reservations are a must as there are only 8 or so tables. We would definitely go back.

Thank Claudia s
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Upon reading great reviews by Ric Steves, my family and I attempted to eat lunch here, but were summarily refused seating. We patiently waited just inside and were finally addressed by the staff. While waiting, several locals walked right by us into the restaurant with...More

Thank Mozart2005
Reviewed March 21, 2018

We really enjoyed our dinner and experience at Osteria del Gatto. The prices are very reasonable and the food is delicious, homemade, and flavorful! The waitress was very kind and patient to explain the dishes. The space is intimate and everything you want fo dinner!...More

Thank aw0lfe
Reviewed February 21, 2018

We had been traveling all day from Kansas City, US to Italy. It had been 24 hours and we had just gotten to our hotel. The front desk suggested this after we got settled, it was late and she called to make sure they were...More

Thank Megan K
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

We called for a Friday night reservation and got a table time for 930 (standard time for Italy). The menu was all hand written for what they were serving that day for dinner. Luckily The waitress spoke English and helped us out. We had the...More

Thank Rhyannon R
Reviewed December 26, 2017

This is a small restaurant very popular with local clientele. We had to book ahead (2 days) to get a table, but it was well worthwhile. The food was very tasty, the service excellent, the prices very reasonable. When my wife left some of her...More

Thank Timothy L
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

The food here was amazing - local and typical of the region with a bit of imagination. Not the usual menus. The bursts with onion sauce was fantastic. We followed with slow cooked guinea fowl in a delicious sauce and pork fillet rolled in prosciutto...More

Thank MeggSydney
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Really enjoyed my lunch there. Pleasant atmosphere and authentic local food and vino della casa! Totally recommend to visit it!

Thank Darya327
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$17 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Marco 8, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 287133
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