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Siena Tavern

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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ANTIPASTI
$18.0
Coccoli
crispy dough, stracchino cheese, prosciutto di parma, truffle honey
$19.0
Grilled Octopus
crispy fingerling potatoes, red chiles, celery, aged balsamic, chive
$21.0
Wagyu Beef Meatball
roasted tomato sauce, bellwether ricotta, shaved basil
$19.0
Burrata
tomato jam, sea salt, basil oil
$18.0
Beef Tenderloin Tartare
giardiniera, quail egg, garlic aioli
$14.0
Roasted Acorn Squash
sweet potato puree, apple molasses, watercress pistou, hazelnut brittle, nordic feta
CRUDO BAR
$16.0
Ahi Tuna
preserved meyer lemon, avocado, caperberry, chili oil
$16.0
Hamachi
spicy balsamic, serrano chili, truffle honey, crispy shallots
$18.0
$32.0
Chilled Oysters
prickly pear granita, ice wine-sherry mignonette, lemon
SOUPS & SALADS
$11.0
Butternut Squash Soup
truffled chestnut gremolata
$17.0
Siena Chopped
romaine, iceberg, artichoke hearts, avocado, cherry tomato, green bean, egg, radicchio, celery, red onion, salami, pepperoncini, cannellini beans, gorgonzola, sweet mustard vinaigrette
$13.0
Shaved Brussels Sprouts
parmesan, toasted marcona almonds, cabernet vinaigrette
$15.0
Roasted Beets
red & yellow beets, shaved fennel, baby spinach, hazelnut vinaigrette, Laclare Farms goat cheese
$15.0
Tuscan Kale Caesar
oven-dried tomato, parmesan, rosemary focaccia croutons, lemon caesar dressing
$14.0
Endive & Poached Pear
dates, candied cashews, hooks blue cheese, honey citrus vinaigrette
$14.0
Harvest Salad
granny smith apple, butternut squash, pomegranate, candied hazelnuts, corn sprouts, spiced apple vinaigrette
PIZZA BAR
Add Fresh Shaved Black Truffles MP
$19.0
Truffle Mushroom
roasted wild mushrooms, garlic cream, mozzarella, white truffle oil
$21.0
Carne
housemade fennel sausage, pancetta cured bacon, sopressata, prosciutto sausage, mozzarella, fresh basil
$19.0
Prosciutto Sausage and Brussels Sprouts
roasted garlic, charred corn, shaved fingerling potato, white truffle oil
$19.0
Winter Vegetable
charred butternut squash, roasted parsnip, celery root, kalamata olives, caciocavallo cheese, roasted garlic cream
$18.0
Quattro Formaggi
fontina cheese, fresh mozzarella, scamorza, parmesan cheese
$19.0
Burnt Pepperoni
spicy tomato sauce, red chilies, mozzarella
$18.0
Margherita
mozzarella, tomato, fresh basil
$21.0
Prosciutto Pear
roasted garlic cream, taleggio, mozzarella, baby arugula
HOUSEMADE PASTA
Add Fresh Shaved Black Truffles MP
$29.0
Spaghetti
jumbo lump crab, charred grape tomato, red chili & lemon cream sauce
$21.0
Gnocchi
truffle cream, fried sage, crispy pancetta
$21.0
Orecchiette
prosciutto sausage, watercress, chili flake, pecorino cheese
$19.0
Carbonara in a Jar
gemelli, crispy pancetta, parmesan cream, spinach, egg yolk, pecorino
$21.0
Pappardelle
sauce bolognese, grated parmesan
$22.0
Baked Lasagna
Bellwether ricotta, meat ragu, parmesan
$21.0
Tagliatelle
foraged mushrooms, parmigiano, truffle butter
$36.0
Squid Ink Linguine
grilled lobster tail, spicy lobster cream sauce, shaved green onion
$18.0
Butternut Squash Tortellaci
parmesan brown butter, crispy sage
$22.0
Duck Confit Risotto
acorn squash, shishito peppers, parmesan, crispy duck confit, cranberry gastrique
LOCAL SALUMI
$24 (all)
Prosciutto di Parma
Brooklyn Braesola
Delaware Fireball
Bava Sopressata
ARTISAN CHEESE
$28 (all)
Donatello - sheep
Green Hill - cow
Humbolt Fog - goat
Red Rock-cow
ENTREES
$42.0
Braised Short Rib
spiced sweet potato puree, crispy potato tortino, braised apple, citrus gremolata
$36.0
Pan Seared Scallops
caramelized cauliflower, romesco, salsa verde
$36.0
Broiled Salmon
citrus braised lentils, caramelized carrots, sauteed spinach, tamarind glaze
$48.0
Colorado Lamb Chops
crispy prosciutto, polenta, pea shoots, truffled pecorino
$31.0
Brick Chicken Diavolo
sticky parmesan potatoes, arugula, cherry tomato, grilled lemon
$45.0
Double Cut Duroc Pork Chop
caramelized brussels sprouts, garlic whipped potato, apple cider
$95.0
36oz. Dry Aged Porterhouse
(Serves Two). USDA prime, rosemary-garlic rub, grilled lemon
$35.0
Dover Sole Involtini
marinated crab, green beans, herb polena, almond pest
SIDES
$12; serves two
Sticky Parmesan Potatoes
grated parmesan, chopped parsley
Sweet Potato Au Gratin
gruyere, herb breadcrumb, roasted garlic cream
Roasted Cauliflower
pepperoncini, toasted pine nuts, torn mint
Charred Broccoli
shaved parmesan, charred lemon
Caramelized Brussels Sprouts
house cured pancetta, sea salt
About
A polished and energetic restaurant in River North with Italian and Mediterranean influences, Siena Tavern prides itself on offering dishes made in-house, from-scratch. The menu was curated by DineAmic Group's Chef/Partner, Fabio Viviani, also commonly known for his Celebrity Chef accolade as Bravo's "Top Chef Fan Favorite." The décor reflects a hybrid of a rustic Italian market, a fine dining restaurant and a modern, industrial tavern, bridging old world comfort and hospitality with a contemporary menu and design. When setting foot into this 10,000-square-foot eatery for lunch, dinner, happy hour, late night cocktails or weekend brunch, you can expect to taste the same fresh, from-scratch cooking
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food we had was amazing!! The jar of Carbonara was delicious and the wood grilled pizza was melt in your mouth delicious. Loved the food!! Our server was great, they divide and conquer here to get things done. Loved our experience, would go back...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank tiffnichols13
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited after leaving the theater district. Unfortunately at 10pm they add a DJ and turn up the music throughout the restaurant. The meal and ambiance were great but not being able to carry on a conversation due to the music is the only reason...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Terry C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Wife and I stopped in for a late night meal after a show at the HOB and were very impressed. It's just a short walk from House of Blues so it was very convenient for us that night. We were seated right away, treated...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 4WheelVFR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had Fabio’s winning chicken. Very good and generous portion Bobolini dessert was enough for 4 people! Friendly service. Casual

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank micheleg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm staying at a hotel across the street and ordered a simple pasta and salad for take out. The woman who answered the phone said it would be 25-30 minutes for pick up. I walked over at 25 min to pick up my order and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Dsamer4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife picked the spot to host a dinner for 6, with two preteen kids. They had the “exotic” cheese pizza, so that was the challenge. The adults had the squid ink pasta, scallops, lasagna, and spaghetti. It was really special and up to expectations....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PinkWilson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

14 people fit in the private dining room and was a great experience. Our set menu was beyond perfect. It is all rich food, so the family style was a perfect tasting of great flavors. Brick Chicken was the most tender and flavorful chicken. Wagyu...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ALinCA5512
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were at another establishment and were telling the owner how much we liked his place. He asked us where we were going for dinner and told him we had reservations at Sienna Tavern. He replied, "that's a coincidence, their manager is sitting 2 tables...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank johnhC319PE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place to go for a drink or two or for a nice dinner. The serving staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. They know their menu, and will guide you to many selections that are fantastic. The restaurant and bar are very easy...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the ambiance and Italian food at Siena Tavern. The waitstaff was attentive, wine list very good with a variety of price points and all the food was fantastic. The restaurant has large glass windows overlooking the street for a fun, urban experience.

Date of visit: December 2018
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It’s really loud and we sat in the bar area. I didn’t get to see the rest of the restaurant so there may have been other areas that are kid friendly. I didn’t mean to select that answer since I didn’t have a good opinion of... More
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