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L'Osteria

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Via Dei Rossi 79 - 81, 53100, Siena, Italy
0577 287 592
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12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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liverpool
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59 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had our evening meal here. Not a very wide choice of food but traditional dishes you would expect on the menu. Food was excellent, staff were attentive without being over fussy good value we were pleasantly surprised at the bill.

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Kortrijk, Belgium
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this place in "where chefs eat". It's an honest restaurant with good food and very friendly staff! My husband asked for some sauce with his steak, so they prepared some and even said to ask for more if needed :) Great!

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Thank JaiJai89
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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106 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant was packed on the day we went so I understand why the service was poor (maybe it's better when not so crowded). Waiter took 30 minutes to visit the table and then served our food person-by-person with 10 minute gaps between table visits. They also overcharged us but took the additional charges from our bill after we brought... More 

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Thank Vijante-gigante
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

My husband, toddler and I got lost trying to find another restaurant, and were so exhausted from walking up and down hills with our stroller, and we decided to try the next restaurant we saw, and we found L'Osteria, and I'm SO happy we did. My husband had the steak (not the rib eye, the other), and it was so... More 

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Thank Gwendolyn L
Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

This retaurant was reccomended by a friend for having authentic Tuscan cuisine without the extortional pricing of many tourism town establishements. We really enjoyed our meal here and heartily reccomend it. Booking is advisable.

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Thank Manglemender
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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154 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This restaurant is in the old town , finding somewhere to park is your biggest issue . Steep climb up is worth it for the great architecture . Need to book this place as small and busy. English menu was provided without request - local dishes , don't expect English style Italian food . Chose the wild boar ragu with... More 

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Regensburg, Germany
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

A small place with a charming atmosphere was just what we were looking for after a long drive from Veneto. Our landlady recommended this place to us and it was perfect. The soups and pasta primi were great, and waiter and cook were a delight.

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1 Thank Cliff S
Santa Cruz, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Since L'Osteria Restaurant was recommended, my husband and two friends decided to have lunch there. The food was good but the way I was treated gave me a stomach ache. Don't know if the waiter was the owner or manager. After my husband ordered and liked the soup of the day, a tomato soup, our friends also ordered it while... More 

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Thank evacabrillo
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

The place is nice, traditional, with good food and fair prices. However the service is quite poor and the waiter rude. We reached at 9.45 pm and we were pressured to place our order in 10 minutes since the kitchen was about to close. At 11 we were literarly kicked out when we had not even finished our drinks, the... More 

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Thank SteDubai
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Cozy small restaurant away from tourist trails, inside only Italian families, best tagliatelle porcini and tartufo, tender tagliata, try also wildboar in any combination, super friendly waiter, simply wonderful taste!!! Must try!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Rossi 79 - 81, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: 0577 287 592

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?