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La Taverna del Capitano

Via del Capitano 6/8, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 288094
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“pasta” (23 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via del Capitano 6/8, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It was one of the worst experiences in our lives. First of all, they overcharged us suspiciously in two concepts. They included 3 services instead of 2 and they collected 4.50 euros for an small and ridiculous salad we never ordered. We thought it was...More

Thank samandcris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat here on the night of Good Friday and shared a huge Misto del Capitano, which is an antipasti dish for 2. Loaded with cold cuts, cheeses, and spreads it was the perfect thing to accompany our wine. Our waiter was so friendly and...More

Thank garridogal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my husband and his parents and 2 other friends. Do not, I repeat, DO NOT help yourself to their olive oil and plates that are sitting in the back room on a small table. You will be screamed at by the...More

1  Thank amygibson3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a table of six Americans who went to La Taverna del Capitano for lunch. We ordered and were served bread and water. We asked for Olive oil for the bread since it was on the table behind us. The waiter said "NO" and...More

1  Thank Ronald Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I rarely write a bad review but I have to write about this experience. My husband and I have traveled all over the world and have a very clear and compassionate understanding of other cultures and expectations. This restaurant came recommended by a local friend...More

1  Thank 127maureeny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were excited to try this place upon being recommended to come here from our B&B host. We were seated in the back room where the acoustics were so bad that we couldn’t hear ourselves think. I ordered a glass of wine and kindly asked...More

1  Thank Jeslee99
Reviewed April 3, 2018

The pasta was delicious, especially the pici and the portions are generous. The atmosphere is nice with lots of memorabilia commemorating Palio di Siena. Definitely recommend!

Thank Lrs283
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Freezing outside , warm food and reception inside . In the old center and a perfect place for lunch . We had a Pici al ragu di Cinghiale and a Ribolitto with a glass of wine , as we share plates we had a bit...More

Thank tempiodelgusto
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

If you want to eat the local specialities, like the Crostini Toscani, pici pasta , florenrine steaks, filets, etc in the Palio di Siena atmosphere, this is your place. Prices are readonable, the menu is not too bog but it has all you need for...More

Thank luirob
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place coming out of the cathedral and looking for a spot to satisfy a sudden onset of “hanger”. After a quick google search, we saw it had a good user rating (4.-something out of 5 and we automatically discard anything below 4.2...More

Thank Eric R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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7:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Capitano 6/8, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 288094
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