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Osteria Enoteca Sotto Le Fonti

) #11 of 437 Restaurants in Siena $$ - $$$ Italian, Mediterranean,
Via Esterna Fontebranda 114, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 226446
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (14 reviews)
“truffles” (29 reviews)
“pasta” (44 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 - 14:30All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Esterna Fontebranda 114, 53100, Siena, Italy
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11 - 20 of 286 reviews

Reviewed 16 April 2017

Based on a recommendation from the owners of the hotel we were staying in we visited this restaurant in Siena. They were very busy but Britta gave us a table in the front room. We had such a fantastic meal we could not stop ordering...More

Thank BirthRN77
VolpiinToscana, Proprietario at Osteria Enoteca Sotto Le Fonti, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Dear! What a pleasure to meet you and even twice! It was such fun to propose you our best dishes, all of them homemade and mainly from local and organic farmers! Hope to see you again, big hug to Virginia:-)))) Britta

Reviewed 2 April 2017

Great Pappardelle with the Boar. The service is nice and friendly, welcoming to Americans. The atmosphere is intimate but still relaxed.

Thank FishStix444
VolpiinToscana, Proprietario at Osteria Enoteca Sotto Le Fonti, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for the nice comment and yes we love wild boar also! All the best, Britta

Reviewed 18 January 2017

First of all, the service was great. Britta, the owner was really friendly and helpful with suggestions from the menu. For the food, I chose the truffles to start. They were delicious. For the main course, my friend and I shared and enjoyed a rare,...More

Thank Chris_Burchill
VolpiinToscana, Proprietario at Osteria Enoteca Sotto Le Fonti, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Dear Chris! I still remember you and your friends happy faces when the Florentine steak came out! It's such a pleasure to have clients like you, thank you so much for the nice review, hope to see you again! Kind regards, Britta

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Based on the perfect previous reviews, we arrived full of expectations. We chose the pecorino and ham rolls as a starter for my wife and pasta carbonara for myself. Have to say that The pecorino rolls were nice with the onion jam, but my pasta...More

Thank Tomas S
VolpiinToscana, Proprietario at Osteria Enoteca Sotto Le Fonti, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Hi Thomas, I am Britta, the owner, I served you personally last night. I am very sad that you were not satisfied, I will never understand how comes that guests makes me a lot of compliments (like you did last night) and then write a...More

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

An all-round fantastic dining experience! We had two different wild boar first courses - both outstanding. Our seconds were a T-bone for 2, and a filet of beef with a chianti sauce - both exceptional! This was the final official evening of a 12 day...More

Thank Bump E
VolpiinToscana, Proprietario at Osteria Enoteca Sotto Le Fonti, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Dear Tim! Your comment really made my day! It was such a pleasure to have you and your family for dinner hope to see you again one day! I wish you a happy and peaceful new year, Britta

Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

First and foremost, the food was great; we had a wonderful appetizer with prosciutto, cheese, and onion jam; followed by pasta carbonara with goose bacon and eggs; then thinly sliced steak with mushrooms; and an insalata mista (mixed salad); no room for dessert! What really...More

Thank asedney
VolpiinToscana, Proprietario at Osteria Enoteca Sotto Le Fonti, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Dear ladies, you know that your review made me smile all day?!!!! Thank you so much, I am really flattered about the compliments, what a pleasure! Please say hi to your Italian friend in Baltimore; all the best, un bacio, Britta and the staff

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

After having dinner at several different places in Siena we finally decided to follow the advertisement at the parking space sta catarina to Sotto le fonti. We entered a bit sceptically, can not really say why, but it was the best decision of the day....More

Thank EvilStinkface
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The food was simply delicious, accompanied by a friendly host. Also the free appetizer was very good :)

Thank Nick E
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This restaurant with a very warm German hostess and a very good Italian cook was visited by us twice this August. Both times both the food and the wine were superb. Everything is homemade and every item is made with love and passion. Very kind...More

Thank anjo10
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Osteria Enoteca Sotto LeFonti never disappoints. My boyfriend and I have returned to visit Britta and Roberto each time we stay in Siena or nearby. This year we visited in April and again in the summer and both meals proved just how fresh, seasonal and...More

Thank Hannah G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is it open on Xmas day 2017
30 January 2017|
Response from VolpiinToscana | Property representative |
Dear Maureen, I think so, but it's a bit early for me, please come back to us in september! Kind regards Britta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$56
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Esterna Fontebranda 114, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 226446
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