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Osteria La Sosta di Violante

Via di Pantaneto, 115, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 43774
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“kataifi” (5 reviews)
“fritters” (4 reviews)
“cheese balls” (4 reviews)
12:30 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via di Pantaneto, 115, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is a MUST visit in Siena. The food is the best we had in all of Italy. The veal cheek braised in chianti was so tender it just melts in your mouth. The pici pasta in boar ragu was equally delicious. The pasta...More

Thank rachel k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner at Osteria La Sosta di Violante in October 2017. The restaurant is a 10-minute walk from Piazza del Campo. Two small room make for a cozy atmosphere. We tried the different dishes, all good. But the risotto of mushrooms and the...More

Thank Guillaume R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The receptionist at our hotel made this recommendation and booked a table for us... Superb food especially the beef good, service and and atmosphere making a very enjoyable evening, for sure you must book in advance many people who hadn't were being turned away

Thank Ant_Spain
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Cozy place with about 10 tables inside. The restaurant got really full by 1:15pm. I ordered the Pici Ragu which is super delicious and noticed almost every customers there were having the same pici dish. Service was good too. The food are reasonably priced, Pici...More

Thank beauty_in_ugly
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We ate here on the recommendation of our hotel. We arrived as the restaurant opened at 7pm, it filled up very quickly and there was a queue as we left. My beef was ok but my husband's chicken was excellent so we've gone for a...More

Thank DoingMyBucketList
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant with a good service and food to die for! Amazing fiorentina steak and a large selection of fine wine.

Thank Rita G
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden jewel, great place for dinner, the staff is very friendly and the food is spectacular. The prices are reasonable and the quality is great.

Thank Ramonsierrafl
Reviewed 14 October 2017

After reading the reviews we had high hopes of a wonderful experience... which, unfortunately, didn't materialize. It started with the table we had to take. Despite a reservation, and other available tables, they said that the only table available to us was right beside the...More

Thank Golfitis12
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Reached the restaurant tired and hungry and the service & food did not disappoint. We ordered some wine - white and red - both were very nice and refreshing. The food was a revelation! Amazingly different tastes and textures - great introduction to Tuscan food...More

Thank Narayanan K
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I trusted tripadvisor reviews to go to this place and it was worth it. Classical "osteria senese", if you look for a place to eat typical Siena's dishes or grilled meat, a few meters from Piazza del Campo, without emptying your wallet, this is your...More

Thank Franco D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Pantaneto, 115, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 43774
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