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Il Silene

Localita Pescina, 58038 Seggiano, Italy
+39 0564 950805
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ravioli” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“rabbit” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Localita Pescina, 58038 Seggiano, Italy
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

We enjoyed the "Silene at Home" delivery service to our hotel (Borgo Lucignanello). It was spectacular. As we were traveling with our small children, it was such a treat to enjoy amazing food in the convenience of our villa. Chef Roberto sent so many treats--we...More

Thank FitzNY
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Here we have a real dichotomy for the owner, Roberto. He is a passionate restaurateur and his dining room, staff and chefs all produce some wonderful fare from mainly local ingredients. We wonder though, whether he is really as passionate about having guests to stay...More

Thank accidentaltourist_8
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

After nice aperitifs and tour by a chef in their wonderful vegetable garden, we had a lovely dinner at Il Silene. The menu is high end,including lamb, rabbit, and pigeon, with creative and imaginative offerings, fresh vegetables and herbs from their garden, but the best...More

Thank mkg2805
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

It was a complicated fine dining experience to describe at the one Michelin starred Il Silene. Certainly each item on the menu was carefully thought out by the owner/chef Roberto Russo, who was present throughout the meal. (And whose image on the cover of his...More

1  Thank S32987
Reviewed 10 June 2017

In the words of Roberto himself, this is where Il Silene is situated - the end of the world. In the small village of Pescina perched high on the side of Monte Amiata above Seggiano, this is a wonderful restaurant with a difference. When you...More

Thank Wanderwoman19
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I know Il Silene very well having been several times now...the food it a joy and the service very good too. We were so well looked after!

Thank Duvaultblochet
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Absolutely a master class of Italian food by Roberto and team. So classic and traditional. Full of flavour and skill. High quality of local ingredients. Olive oil is stunningly delicious. The house made bread is wonderful. Nice wine list with old vintages too. May be...More

Thank KwinAun
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Roberto is genuinely talented chef, who deserves attention. His restaurant is situated in a Tuscan countryside, inside of his restaurant is elegant and charming. Very friendly and professional staff helps You to accomodate and choose the dishes and wines ( wine list also impressive) Food...More

Thank Alexandra G
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

It may feel like a long drive to the middle of nowhere but it is definitely worth the effort. Visiting in February everywhere is very quiet, if not closed, so we were pleased to find this restaurant was open. We were made to feel welcome...More

Thank Hisotherhalf
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This is a Michelin starred restaurant in a tiny village near Seggiano. The 3 of us dined there on a Tuesday for lunch. We were greeted by the maitre'd and shown to our table but it was the chef and owner Roberto Rossi who discussed...More

Thank westy54
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita Pescina, 58038 Seggiano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Grosseto  >  Seggiano
  • Phone Number: +39 0564 950805
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