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La Cisterna nel borgo

Via Borgo Maestro 37 | Rocca d'Orcia, 53023 Castiglione D'Orcia, Italy
+39 0577 887280
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (6 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
“pici” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Borgo Maestro 37 | Rocca d'Orcia, 53023 Castiglione D'Orcia, Italy
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

A group of us were walking one stage of the Via Francigena. Our accommodation was also organised by La Cisterna nel Borgo. We were warmly welcomed by the very vivacious Marta, who was extremely helpful. Dinner was delicious and wine excellent. The restaurant was very...More

Thank AlanBurner
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Returning for the third year the food and the welcome were as delightful,as ever. The Tuscan regulars on the menu never let you down but a hint to a first timer - try the specials they are Marta's take on how to cook what is...More

Thank paulschulz2016
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We spent the night in Rocca d'Orcia while on a 7 day walking tour in Tuscany. This is an exceptional restaurant. Innovative and delicious Italian food in the medieval square of this little stone village. I was only sorry that we were walking on the...More

Thank Felicity G
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely a great discovery in the charming village of Rocca d'Orcia. The menu choice is generous, the food delicious : great al dente home made pastas and great meat (we had boar and pork). Vegetables were also very tasty with some original combinations. The wine...More

Thank covalentx
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I did a cooking class in the morning with my two kids at this restaurant. It was amazing. We made an appetizer, first and second plate and a desert. She was so patient with the kids. The stuffed pepper with tuna was awesome. We also...More

1  Thank genevievegagnon
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Very friendly staff, great local food and wine, part of the medieval square of Rocca d'Orcia. Beautifull surrounding. It's a walk uphill to get there because parking (there are no parking spots on the square) is not allowed in Rocca d'Orcia unless you have an...More

Thank peterquint
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We were staying in the tiny village of Rocca d'Orcia and by chance found it's got this really excellent restaurant. The hostess speaks good English and guided us through the menu. We had a lovely dinner for a good price.

Thank GeertM50
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Set within the center of a lovely and charming hamlet, way up on a hill overlooking the beautiful Val D"Orcia, and occupying an impressive space with vaulted ceilings, this bustling restaurant attracts locals and travellers alike. As mentioned by other, you need to climb the...More

Thank not-a-redshirt
Reviewed 27 May 2016

When my wife and I first came here with a friend in 2001 we made the mistake of driving up the narrow, medieval lane in the dark looking for the town's cistern to mark the location. Don't do that; park in the lot below and...More

Thank MCinDC
Reviewed 21 May 2016

After a stiff walk from the parking that is 600 meters from the restaurant, but it is woth the walk. The food is from a high quality and the atmosphere very nice. Lovely place with great food, best risotto ever!!

Thank marianne m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Borgo Maestro 37 | Rocca d'Orcia, 53023 Castiglione D'Orcia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Castiglione D'Orcia
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 887280
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