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Ristorante San Desiderio

Piazzetta Luigi Bonelli 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 286091
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“porcini” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Piazzetta Luigi Bonelli 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great environment for a meal. Very friendly staff who spoke excellent English. Delicious Italian food.

Thank John B
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Had a wonderful dinner last night. Started with Proseco at 2.50 euro a glass! We split the first course of pumpkin rissoto with walnuts. Outstanding. Wife had shredded potato coated sea bass. Excellent. Fish cooked to perfection. I had the roast pork. Very generous portion....More

Thank pauljryan
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Not everything that looks Nice is good. After ordening the drinks the waiter took our food order . Nice and pleasant till I received my fish. Under a crusty layer I tried to cut it and than it appears to be raw. If it has...More

Thank Rene W
Reviewed 14 September 2018

We were a party of six...who ordered six different dishes. First, the restaurant is lovely inside, very welcoming with beautiful photos of racing horses. The waiter had a cute sense of humor and there was banter going throughout the meal each time he came. I...More

Thank chitownsue1246
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

The place is very nice, the food is good, but not excepcional. The staff is nice but not so attentive.

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Spectacular Tuscan food, wonderful quality, and a truly friendly service. Definitely try the fish carpaccio; we also had an amazing tagliata, an aubergine tomato, the pork, and fantastic papardelle Tuscan style. Tastefully decorated,and the atmosphere was great, too. A delightful experience.

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Cool and cozy place for a hangout, only if you're a local. Tourists are mistreated by the customers and the hosts. As for the food, the starters were ok, but the meat was VERY DRY, just like the staff. The wine is good, if you...More

Thank Oscar L
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Sunday night a lot of restaurants are closed in Siena, so we didn't have a lot to choose from. I've read reviews here in trip advisor and after looking from outside we decided to enter. Well... this food is processed and not tradicional. It's a...More

Thank catarinafv
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Called in here early one evening around 6.30/7.00 very quiet. Service therefore was good and the food came out quickly, we were not that hungry so only have a main course. I can recommend the restaurant, reasonable prices.

Thank applegate69
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We came here on a recommendation, and so glad we did. From the moment we walked in we were made to feel so welcome. The menu was extensive as was the wine list. The food was just exquisite. Thank you everyone for making our evening...More

Thank kentishmenace
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazzetta Luigi Bonelli 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 286091
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