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Osteria di Castelvecchio

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Via di Castelvecchio 65, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 47093
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2011

A wonderful restaurant with excellent food and an even better wine waiter (Francesco) - not afraid to suggest an alternative that he thought was better than our choice and he was right! He also made good suggestions about the food and after I accidentally left my phone on the table, shipped it back to the UK for me. The ravioli... More 

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Fernandina Beach
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2011

My boyfriend and I went here while in Seina on my birthday. We were quite early for dinner - around 6:30pm - and were the first ones in the restaurant. This kind of freaked me out a bit - that's usually not a good sign - but our waiter was kind and helpful with explaining the specials and such. We... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2009

I'm not sure how this book ended up in so many guidebooks - the food was extremely bland (heavily salted, which is not unusual in Italy, but absolutely no flavor) and the service was indifferent at best. We've come to expect fresh vegetables and herbs while traveling in Italy but even their pesto tasted as if it were out of... More 

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Balcombe, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2009

Seems to be in a hundred guidebooks - but I found this restaurant pricey and disappointing. The Saturday lunchtime we visited we were the only people in there, while around the corner were a couple of places that appeared packed with locals.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$45
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Castelvecchio 65, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 47093

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?