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Siena Restaurant

238 Atwells Ave, Providence, RI 02903-1529
+1 401-521-3311
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“giant meatball” (18 reviews)
“polpette” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
238 Atwells Ave, Providence, RI 02903-1529
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1 - 10 of 790 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Great Italian meal on a rainy Sunday evening. Fantastic spot on Atwell Street in the Italian section of Providence. Mixed bag in this neighborhood. Some old time establishments and some newer restaurants. This place seems to be newly renovated over the last few years. Tables...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gerarddunn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yes folks, this is your top Draw Italian restaurant on Federal Hill. Order anything and smile as your choices arrive. Enough said. My favorite: The bolognese. Desserts: The spectacular chocolate mouse cake.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank D5937WNcharless
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for dinner yesterday. The food was delicious except the fact that i told the waitress not to put goat cheese on the appetizer , but when it came it had goat cheese. They took half an hour to get another one. Our dinner...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jeenafer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have eaten at many Italian restaurants in Providence, and I have to say that this was my favorite meal, and on top of that, the service was outstanding.. Great value too.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mitchb720
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sienna has a few locations in RI - menus and service are stellar. Waitstaff is well trained and very attentive at all locations. Prices and specials are reasonable. They are good about arranging for varying numbers in any party. Reservations for peak times are a...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank hscheff
Reviewed October 30, 2018

First thing, make sure you make a reservation as it is always busy. Everything we ordered was great and the prices are very reasonable. Good wine list which also was reasonable. We ordered the polpette grande, extra large meatball, which was wonderful and large enough...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jcbVisalia
Reviewed October 27, 2018

We have been here before and had great experience and food. We came back when it turned out it was the Columbus day celebration and things were crazy. The waitress took our order from our group of 7, and one of us asked her if...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Phil G
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We went to Siena for a celebratory meal for our son and daughter-in-law. The food was excellent and we didn’t have to wait too long to get it. Our waitress, Karen, was awesome! Very friendly and attentive. She made the evening a pleasant experience. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Deb L
Christopher T, Owner at Siena Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Deb - Thank you so much for taking the time to write this nice review. The staff, my brother, and I work hard to provide every customer with an exceptional experience. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal and the service you...More

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our tour guide as the best Italian restaurant in Little Italy and we are so glad we decided to take his advice. If you like traditional Italian dishes (think chicken parmesan and spaghetti bolognese) you will love the food here....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Emily M
Christopher T, Owner at Siena Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Emily - Thank you so much for the kind words and positive review. The staff, my brother, and I work hard to provide every customer with an exceptional experience. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal and the service you received overall....More

Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I decided to walk into Siena in providence last night with no reservation, the very friendly hostesses said we can seat you in 30 minutes and we said sure. While we stood next to the mirrored column near the kitchen we were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ronc137
Christopher T, Owner at Siena Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Ron - I want to thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are always aiming to provide each guest with a quality fine dining experience and are very happy to hear that is what you received. That said, you should have...More

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Truthhh
September 24, 2018|
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Response from gabbynange | Reviewed this property |
Valet or street
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caalcot
November 26, 2017|
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Response from Mary T | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do offer gift cards and frankly it would be a great gift
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caalcot
November 26, 2017|
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Response from Christopher T | Property representative |
Hello, Yes we do sell gift cards in store as well as instantaneous ones on our website. Gift cards can be redeemed at any of our three locations!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Atwells Ave, Providence, RI 02903-1529
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > Federal Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Federal Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 401-521-3311
Description
Brothers Anthony and Chris Tarro own all three restaurants in the Siena Restaurant Group. Located in the heart of Providence's Federal Hill, Siena Restaurant was opened in 2005 and features authentic Tuscan cuisine in a warm and lively atmosphere. While the brothers were raised in Warwick, R.I., Their family has deep roots in the Italian-American community on Federal Hill making it the perfect location for their first restaurant. Come find out why Siena has received Rhode Island Monthly's "Best Restaurant in RI" award for the last two years. Enjoy casually elegant dining with menu selections including a wide variety of grilled steaks, seafoods, and veal entrees along with numerous signature pasta & saute dishes. Reservations accepted. Complimentary valet parking.
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