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Osteria Boccon del Prete

via San Pietro, 17, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 280388
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“walnut bread” (4 reviews)
“roast potatoes” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
via San Pietro, 17, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

AWFUL AND DISRESPECTFUL STAFF!!! I made the huge mistake to ask for a course to share with my boyfriend and the waiter (apparently the owner) kicked us out saying "This is a restaurant, not a bar... you can go to eat and share a cheap...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bhannt
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Every dish we had was terrific. We had two specials - crostone with cheese, artichokes and tomato pesto and pasta with a ragu of cuttlefish. Our second courses were from the regular menu - smoked swordfish with melon and rockfish and mixed vegetables cooked in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rickspear
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Dined here on our first night in Siena. Says a lot when people are queuing to get in. This rustic little place is truly a place to visit whilst in Siena. The fact that it was full with locals says it all. My wife and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank marko5Chester
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch for the smoked swordfish. As before it was delicious. We then booked a table for the same evening and my wife had the swordfish again - I had the excellent tagliata. Service was friendly and the timings were just right (not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Damien O
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Ate lunch here with three friends. We were concerned about not having reservations, but they welcomed us in and led us to a nice back room. We ordered three appetizers to share and an entree for each. Delicious! I had the pasta with Tuscan meat...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 573davidz
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I had a dinner at Osteria Boccon del prete. It was very good. Food was quick, spaghetti was typical Italian... The only bad thing but that restaurant is that the staff is very noisy when getting the dirty plates from the tables...

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank emmanouellab
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

My fiancé is still talking about the steak he got 2 weeks after we visited here. It was the best steak we’ve ever tasted! Definitely a meal for 2 people, although he did eat most of it himself- he was full! But very satisfied!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mandiv91
Reviewed 23 August 2018

A friend of ours from Siena recommended that we eat here when in town. It's one of his favorite restaurants. Service is friendly and attentive, and English is spoken. We arrived shortly after doors opened for lunch, so we managed to get a table without...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank faeimmmario
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

This place is in the middle of the heart of Siena. Food is fantastic. They give their touch to the traditional tuscan dishes.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank antozas
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

I makes me extremely sad when service ruins it for the hard work of the kitchen team. I was well recommended to eat here and so I went for lunch. Placed my order with a waiter who insisted on speaking English to me while I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Juliana L
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Ben S
27 May 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via San Pietro, 17, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 280388
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