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Osteria La Sosta di Violante

Via di Pantaneto 115, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 43774
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kataifi” (5 reviews)
“fritters” (4 reviews)
“cheese balls” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 - 15:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via di Pantaneto 115, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had dinner for four here on the recommendation of our B&B. Good advice. Simply delicious food served by friendly and attentive staff. I enviously eyed up the fillet steak of one of my fellow diners - it looked great. We were all very happy...More

Thank CactusRose
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ate here 2 nights on our stay in Siena. Best description is 'gourmet peasant' food with wine to match - very friendly staff and good service

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stumbled across this restaurant whilst wondering into the main square in Siena and were amazed by how tasty the dishes were and the reasonable prices! The Chianti wine we had was also delicious. We would highly recommend.

Thank FGLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a delicious dinner here, we sat outside, the service, food and atmosphere was terrific! I recommend checking it out

Thank Baldwin_Mr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service, delicious food and fresh ingredients. We had a steak Fiorentino and it was very good. I am recommending this place to all my friends who travel to Siena.

Thank syablonsky
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had our first Siena dinner in La Sosta di Violante. We were courteously received. The Osteria had a soothing atmosphere, and the staff was friendly and professional. I enjoyed very much the rabbit céleri terrine and vegetable kataifi that I ordered. As they were...More

Thank Lebano
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in an apartment outside of the old city walls and preferred something close by but not in the main tourist drag. The location was great for us in a quiet street with a few other restaurants and importantly an ice cream shop...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service from some of the staff was a bit unfriendly, but it was quick and the food was delicious, particularly the rabbit cooked like tuna (in a jar, with oil and herbs).

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most Enjoyable lunches, beautiful and delicious. A few minutes walk from Pza Campo so a bit more quiet location. Also better prices than in the main piazza.

Thank Perri_12
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked Osteria La Sosta on the basis of the generally very good TA reviews. On the basis of our lunch experience, TA's scores are too high once the high quality of lunches and dinners we have had in small Tuscan and Umbrian towns is...More

Thank JohnEO
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Pantaneto 115, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 43774
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