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Osteria Nonna Gina

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Via Pian dei Mantellini, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 287247
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12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Tue - Sun 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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145 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a lively lovely meal. It is a little place and the tables are close together. Lots of atmosphere. We started with the charcuterie dish for 2 which was enormous and very tasty. Then the gnocchi. This is the best gnocchi I have had anywhere . Stuffed full of cheese and with an amazing source. The lamb to follow... More 

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Thank Gruzenberg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

Possibly the best and most complete meal we had in Tuscany! We had four different kinds of pasta, all excellent, great vino di casa, fantastic tiramisu and the final touch, delicious homemade amaretto as a treat. Buonissimo!

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

We wanted to celebrate successful meeting in Siena University. We felt really welcome to the restaurant. We had anti-antipasti, antipasti, primi, secondi, dolci, etc. We felt really welcomed. I recommend.

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Alton, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

We booked a table here on the recommendation of our b&b owner, who said we had to try the gnocchi. Quite simply it was a fantastic place to eat, with great service, good prices and a lovely ambience - and the gnocchi really is amazing! Having been to a few "traditional restaurants" on our trip, I would recommend sharing a... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

Restaurant was crowded when we arrived, without reservation, but they seated us. Food was good. I had roasted chicken dish. The wine they brought us was really good, Montalcino wine!

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bentonville, ar
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

For 17 summers Siena has been my home. This is one of the places I come to often. Great food! Unpretentious, rustic, delightful atmosphere. Siena used to be filled with places like Nonna Gina...now, not so much. Don't miss it!

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Rome, Italy
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

We arrived late on a saturday evening expecting it to be too busy without a reservation but we immediately sat and swiftly ate a delicious meal. The owners and waiters don' t faff about much with fancy waiters' charm but I prefer that way it was just a comfortable place to eat. We are vegetarian and there was no problem... More 

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Moodus, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

The food here is fabulous. Nonna is always in the kitchen making something delicioso and her stuffed gnocchi is the best!

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Berkeley, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

I'm astounded by the bad reviews here. We ate here for the second time in two years and were extremely happy again. My husband and I had veal chop and a veal cutlet. Very good but not at all fancy. The gentleman who seated us could be described as gruff I guess but I took him as just down-to-earth.The service... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

It's said that in the Italian cuisine pecking order, an osteria ranks below a trattoria which ranks below a restaurante. But we've never had a tastier lunch than at Nonna Gina! My wife and I order one primo and one secondo and split them both which lets us taste more, provide a little portion control and hold down the bill.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$19 - $50
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pian dei Mantellini, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 287247

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