Where do the locals eat in Siena? This is one of the most frequent questions from our guests because everybody is willing to experience the most of their stay in Tuscany and eat in good restaurants.
Do you want to try the typical tuscan cuisine and are you bored of turist menu? Here at Borgo Grondaie we can give you suggestions and tips about good osterias in Siena where you can enjoy good food at a resenable price.
Here for you our selection of 5 top Osterias you can’t miss if you come in Siena:
OSTERIA ENOTECA SOTTO LE FONTI
Via Esterna di Fontebranda, 118, 53100 Siena SI
This tiny osteria is located just outside Fontebranda gate close to the escalator leading to the Duomo.
Try the typical homemade tuscan pasta called “pici”( thick spaghetti) with “cacio and pepe” sauce (cheese and peper) and their famous big Fiorentina beefsteak.
IL VINAIO DI BOBBO E DAVIDE
Via Camollia, 167, 53100 Siena SI
Really close to the monumental Porta Camollia, a little typical osteria will be there waiting for you.
A pleasant staff will try to satisfy every needs. A mixed cheese and salami “tagiere”, bruschettas with a glass of red wine won’t let you leave the reastaurant unsatisfy.
OSTERIA NONNA GINA
Pian dei Mantellini, 2, 53100 Siena SI
Located not so far from Porta San Marco, Nonna Gina will make you feel like at home. Recommended for meat dishes, ribollita ( typical soup with vegetables and bread) and again for the speciality of Siena the “pici cacio e pepe”.
RISTORANTE DA ENZO
Via Camollia, 49, 53100 Siena SI
If you love fish and you ask any locals for any recommendation about fish restaurants they will undoubtedly suggest Da Enzo. Very good quality fresh fish cooked carefully. You will be amazed not only from the incredible taste of the dishes but also from the creativity of the chef.
Via dei Rossi, 79, 53100 Siena SI
Located in the center of Siena, a few steps from the Basilica of San Francesco, you can’t miss L’Osteria, one of the most historical restaurants of Siena where you can try the “bistecca Fiorentina” and the traditional dishes of Siena.
At Borgo Grondaie we will give you some more suggestions about typical cuisine and about traditional osterias.
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