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Ristorante San Desiderio

Piazzetta Luigi Bonelli 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 286091
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (14 reviews)
“involtini” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazzetta Luigi Bonelli 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nearly missed this place so glad we didnt very nice interior simple but modern great horse photos, had some very good carpacio of tuna really good,the bruschetta was simple but very fresh and clean, steak as you would expect cooked to perfection and pasta dishes...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Rainy day, great food, annoying waitress. I'd been stuck on a Tuscan farm for seven days where the food was horrible...I know, right??? So, I had hoped for some delicious food during a day trip to Siena. The place delivered. Well worth the experience if...More

1  Thank Filmcraft
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

In Siena for the first time and after leaving the Duomo my wife and I were looking for the next place to visit when it started to rain. We ducked into Ristorante San Desiderio to get out of the rain. Rather then just stand there...More

1  Thank DarinLentzner
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

After visiting the Duomo Siena it started pouring rain. My husband and I helped a family with two toddlers into this restaurant as they cried and their parents tried to sooth them. We asked for a table and ordered a glass of Chianti for my...More

1  Thank JamieLentz
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We had very good cod fish and a delicious pan a cotta. It is centrally located, so it makes a good stop for lunch.

Thank Leandro T
Reviewed 20 December 2016

we had a great dinner here. I order a kind of pasta with seafood and my girlfriend octopus, which was not great. Eventhough, pasta was delicious, it is good to see they are able to make good pasta without a need of sauce. Highly recomended

Thank Herreras19
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Hungry and tired after a morning exploring the beautiful city of Siena, we went looking for lunch - and to get out of a cold rain. After checking the menu, in we went and are so very glad we did! The place is lovely with...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Everything we had was very good, but the brulee was fabulous. Good service, reasonable (but not bargain) prices. Excellent sliced steak, too.

Thank Timothy D
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We were exploring Siena for our second morning in Tuscany. Tired and hungry, we left Piazza del Campo to seek for food. Our quick search resulted in San Desiderio, which location doesn't require us to take too many climbing steps or walk too far away...More

Thank Johannes S
Reviewed 13 October 2016

After visiting the Siena Duomo we literally stumbled on this most pleasant restaurant for lunch. The interior decorations pay tribute to the Palio races with lovely horse photos. We had lunch there twice during our visit to Siena. My husband and I both had bruschetta...More

Thank Talori
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazzetta Luigi Bonelli 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 286091
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