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Osteria La Sosta di Violante

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
As featured in Best Food in Tuscany
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Via di Pantaneto 115, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 43774
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Sat 12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
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Wilson, North Carolina
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

My wife found this spot while strolling down the streets of Siena. We shared a plate of crostini and then I had pasta with porcini mushrooms and rosemary and my wife had eggplant Parmesan cooked in a pot with cheese. Both were extremely fresh. The service was attentive and it was a perfect spot for a relaxed lunch.

Thank jimcash
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Down a nice cobbled street just off the Piazza il Campo. Traditional Italian food; bruschetta, lasagna and tagliatelle. Perfect.

Thank aa_n_tt
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Can't go wrong with this place... great food fair price and service with a smile. We had 6 in our group all the food came at the same time, and everything was very tasty!

Thank justin d
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The food is delicius You have to taste amazing fiorenze steak is worth to ask for IT, the place is behind campo place, apart the have a lot things that You don t miss IT

Thank Núria P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Randomly came here because we were hungry and it was the first place with an available table. Perfect choice! The lasagne was home made and delicious! The service was fast and friendly!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

If you are looking for a good Florentine Steak - you must come here - it was cooked so well...perfectly rare and so tender! well complimented with some nice white beans. Before this...we tried the Spinach parcels antipasti which were light and tasty! and then we had the lasagne - best lasagne I think Ive had so much meat in... More 

Thank Jenny D
Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Nice place with good staff and quick service, but the plates are just really expensive for what you're getting. I spent 14€ for what felt more like an appetizer than a meal - could be fine if you're planning on ordering multiple dishes, but don't expect to be satisfied for anything less than 20 - 30€ per person.

Thank Fregge
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Amazing food home cooked been several times and never dissapoints Try and book if you can staff are amazing a pleasure to dine here

Thank creat
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We've asked for a first dish of pasta tagliatelle with vegetables quite good and also meat medallions and exquisite. Tiramisu of course typical and coffee! Recommended. Nice waiters and service!!

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Genève, Suisse
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113 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Good Tuscan food. Service is nive. We had insalatona and lasagne. Stater was mixed bruschetta. In short good place.

Thank Frajel2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?