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Antica Trattoria Papei

Piazza del Mercato 6, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 280894
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (96 reviews)
“wild boar” (37 reviews)
“minestrone” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Piazza del Mercato 6, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This Trattoria is just across the piazza Mercato from our apartment. We had noticed that it is crowded every night so tonight we went there for dinner. We were seated immediately at a table for two. Next to us was a lady from Peru and...More

Thank RonaldF716
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delicious food and great service. We had all sorts of pastas, Florentine T-bone steak, arugula salad, caprese salad and roasted vegetables. We liked that the trattoria was off the beaten track. The restaurant appeared to be popular with locals as well. The quality of the...More

Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Last night we where a bit disappointed in the food we had in this restaurant at Piazza Mercato. There was a lot of stress as it had rained and the people where coming in for diner early. Staff was not relaxed and the owner showed...More

Thank Kees v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic lunch with great wine away from the bustle. Helpful staff, great pasta and lovely antipasti.

Thank Pioneer317728
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended. Recommended to us by Antonio at Antica Pizzicheria (also not to be missed). We were still receiving from lunch at Antonio’s but had to try the wild boar ragu and Tuscan pork sausage. Both were exceptional and well worth the walk for either...More

Thank GregsLongRide
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, this place got two stars for the value - 38€ for 2 appetizers, wine, water and pasta dishes. Alright so far... but: stale bread, at least two days old, tasteless bruschetta, very dry pasta al ragu and a cheap tasting house wine...More

Thank Kaladancl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After exploring Siena and enjoying the festa della contrada last Sunday of August we had lunch in the piazza del Mercato behind the palazzo Civico. We enjoyed the wild boar ( cinghiale)and the rabbit (coniglio) all’arabiata which was really succulent! Imad our waiter was excellent...More

Thank Caroline T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner at Papei with a friend and moved to another section as waiter clearly did not want to serve two women. Food was good prosciutto and melon followed by rabbit and grilled veal; salad and roasted vegetables. Wine one bottle of house red and one...More

Thank Lots66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Papei was a traditional, no frills restaurant. We loved the food, the environment and best of all the price! Steer away from the tourist areas and do yourself a favour and find Papei’s!

Thank Susanne J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an awesome place. We made most of our meals here and regretted not making the last. The service is as fast as a restaurant full of both locals and tourists is like. They are very popular and their food is worth the wait....More

Thank FridaMicaela
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza del Mercato 6, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 280894
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