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La Vecchia Taverna di Bacco

Via della Beccheria 9, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 41299
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (7 reviews)
“gnudi” (2 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Via della Beccheria 9, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

We arrived and several minutes later some people sat down next to us. They were treated much better (all I know is they spoke Italian fluently). They were finishing their dinner after they had had their appetizer about the time we got our appetizer. Our...More

Thank OKGreg
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is simple, but the food is very good and everyone is nice!! The house wine is very good! I do recommend the restaurant!

Thank Luciana S
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

After a long day of sightseeing and travelling we were looking for somewhere to eat with my slightly finicky mother in law. This little gem down a side street appealed and we had a excellent meal. The waiter was slightly scatty but a really great...More

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Tucked down a tiny side street about 30 seconds from the main square. Food was excellent, particularly mozzarella and tomato starter which was superbly fresh. Wonderful service from very friendly staff.

Thank AnnieL808
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Little hole in the wall restaurant in Siena, which looked fine until we got our appetizer of bruschetta which was very hard and void of taste. The awaited jokingly advised not to order the lasagna after we had ordered it, and it was not very...More

Thank GreySquirrel50
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We were here with our family. The food was disappointing, my Osso buco was tough and not soft, the salad was way too simple with a few tomatoes and some lettuce. It must be said that the prices are low. There is a very limited...More

Thank MarnixMarjolein
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We've been in Italy for a week now - Rome, Florence, Volterra, and San Gimingano - and we've had so much good food, but this was not. The bruschetta (7 euro) was two pieces of soggy bread with tomatoes piled on top and very little...More

Thank Kristi N
Reviewed 8 July 2018

My wife and I stopped off at the La Vecchia Taverna di Bacco for a late lunch last week after walking around the Piazza Il Campo. We sat outside because it was too hot to dine inside. I had spaghetti carbonara and my wife had...More

Thank Bmanwest
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We dined at this restaurant on our first day is Siena. What a treat it was. We LOVED the provincial food and highly entertaining waiters/owner that we met on the day. Highly recommend this restaurant that is tucked away in the side street. May we...More

1  Thank Leanne O
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent place to tasting local beef sirloin with great oil. Very tasty spaghetti with home made pesto. Friendly staff and home atmosphere. I really recommend!

1  Thank mirolax
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Beccheria 9, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 41299
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