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Grotta di Santa Caterina

Via della Galluzza 26, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 282208
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (30 reviews)
“peposo” (3 reviews)
“pici” (14 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via della Galluzza 26, 53100, Siena, Italy
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1 - 10 of 201 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice service and the food and prices are right!! Do yourself a favor and make sure you have reservations because the place is pretty small. Highly recommend it!!

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great meal, a great location away from Il Campo and a true Italian experience. This trattoria was absolutely packed with Italians. We speak Italian but I noticed that each waiter was eager to help people in English if necessary..It was such fun to see...More

1  Thank jlbaker116
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Recommended by our travel agent, this restaurant did not let us down. The food and service was very good and the charm and character of the restaurant matched. Highly recommended. Very central in Siena but quite a steep walk down from the main thoroughfare.

Thank Travellingbeaver
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

This place serves really good pasta and wasn't expensive. We would definitely eat here again. Service was good. Unfortunately they had large party type booking so we were seated outside so didn't get to enjoy the interior and we rushed our food so we could...More

Thank Emma G
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This restaurant was one of the recommendations of our AirBnB host here in Siena. We turned up without reservations and the friendly waiter told us that unfortunately, all the tables inside were booked but he could offer us a table outside. It was just about...More

Thank BobSlefty
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We had been put off by a coffee break at the main square and we were looking for a well priced restaurant off the main tourist area . Not sure if this was off the tourist area but it was well priced and very tasty....More

Thank Harry B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This restaurant, and the family who run it, have such great stories to tell - and this is reflected in the lively, welcoming atmosphere and the fantastic food. I would recommend booking as it became busy and tables became scarce ... and take every opportunity...More

1  Thank Gail R
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We were recommended the place by our landlord. We ordered dishes with wild boar and thoroughly enjoyed them. Very tasty, intense meat flavours, good size portions, good service, cozy interior and great value for money.

Thank Ira I
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We had called for a reservation at Grotta di Santa Caterina on our last night in Siena and were told that they were full for the evening, but when we walked by that night we asked about a table and they were able to sit...More

Thank gjdCairo
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Before we went to Siena we called about 5 restaurants to try and make a reservation for 2 persons around 19:00. Every single restaurant we called (including this one) told us they were fully booked. When we searched for a place to eat, we walked...More

Thank Marleen H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$64
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Galluzza 26, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 282208
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