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Osteria Boccon del Prete

via San Pietro, 17, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 280388
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“polenta” (14 reviews)
“walnut bread” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
via San Pietro, 17, 53100, Siena, Italy
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1 - 10 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner with two couples. The Sirlon beef just melts in your mouth and the potatoes are nice and crunchy. The baccala was also very delicious. Good wines and not too pricy. Only had primi piatti since we weren't that hungry. Had eaten for only...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our ten days in Siena we visited this Osteria on several occasions along with others in the area. We found it an exceptionally good place to eat with excellent food and service. The owner/head water moved seamlessly around the tables working most effectively and...More

1  Thank gliderpilot2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food and service were both excellent! Recommended by a local guide who "has never had a bad meal" here. Asked our waitress to just bring whatever she thought was best for both food and wine. The meal couldn't have been better! We will be...More

Thank Traveler18657
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Visited for lunch. Food was very tasty but the interior was a bit gloomy and the service was poor/at times fairly rude.

Thank TravellerSG32
Reviewed 2 May 2018

This, to my mind, is a rare bird : a genuinely good restaurant with creative cuisine and lots of refined touches in the heart of Siena at remarkably reasonable prices (there's no shortage of mediocre cheap n' cheerful restaurants in Siena, and there's no shortage...More

Thank Inishbofin2016
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We end up in here and we enjoyed a lot. Food is really good, reasonable price and very good service! Recommended.

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We enjoyed a dinner of beautiful fresh fish and pasta, however, the service was indifferent, perhaps because we only ordered one course each. We noticed more friendly treatment of other patrons who ordered several courses. Whenever a dish was ready from the kitchen, a loud...More

Thank lehcroker
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Superb food and family friendly. The Polenta and salsiccia starter is truly amazing. Make sure you have a reservation though.

Thank Sanjay K
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We stayed at the Palazo Ravizza... 'up the hill'. Osteria Boccon del Prete was a short walk ... nice walk down into the 'shopping' district where my wife & daughter chose to buy art. The small staff was VERY attentive, friendly & attentive. the is...More

Thank burt s
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Went after getting a good review from a friend of ours. As alot of places in Siena, it was very characteristic, so full of tourists, but was quite pleased to see it was very favoured by the locals, which is alsways a good sign. We...More

Thank Danny S
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, 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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