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La Grotta di San Francesco

Via Camollia 25-27 | Via Camollia 25-27, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 236543
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
11 Jul 2017
“Amazing Food ”
22 Jun 2017
“Great value for money”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Via Camollia 25-27 | Via Camollia 25-27, 53100, Siena, Italy
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1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here based on the reviews and 4.5 score here on Tripadvisor. And though the staff was very friendly and helpfull, the food was unfortunately not quite there yet. We had the tortellini and the risotto and it tasted okay, but we expected more.

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

After a morning in Siena worked up an appetite and stopped in here for a light lunch. Ate 2 appetizers and wow first bruschetta and the tomato burst in your mouth. Also had a pecorino cheese platter with 3 different honeys one with shaved truffles....More

Thank mintyJakarta
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We went here based on solid Trip Advisor reviews and were not disappointed. I had a fantastic truffle ravioli that I highly recommend while my wife has a salad that was good but nothing special. The service was fantastic considering the owners spoke no English...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Another great meal in Siena. It's hard, if not impossible, to find a bad meal in Siena. A group of us went to dinner here and I had the Ravioli Mushrooms. Everyone at dinner had nothing but "two thumbs up" . Great service too.

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Have been to this restaurant several times now and have never been disappointed. The food is good, service excellent and great value for money. Can highly recommend for lunch or dinner.

Thank 97sienna
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

We love this place. Their fish is nicelly cooked, they offer good wine, and they serve you with a smile. I remember both my courses (antipasto and secondo), were huge. They welcome children. The "grotta", is pretty impressive.

1  Thank Idaniux1983
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Parking in Siena where you wish to have a meal needs advance planning. You could end up walking up steep hills. This restaurant is in the shadow of San Francesco Chiesa win parking opposite the street and escalator that takes you up to the old...More

1  Thank sunnyboy9
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Went here for the seafood ( and both females - wife, daughter) wanted seafood. Sat night in Sept. We booked but didn't need to. Sitting at 8pm we were seated in what I presume is the grotto which is essentially Real Estate speak for essentially...More

1  Thank Pommieexpat
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Very original restaurant, great fish served, also very good local wine. Airconditioning is very good, ideal for hot summer.

Thank wisfar
Reviewed 5 October 2013

My significant other and I were looking for a place to eat on a Friday night in Siena. We were able to walk in with no reservations and be seated by a wonderful host - however over the course of the 1.5hr we were there...More

Thank Paul S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Camollia 25-27 | Via Camollia 25-27, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 236543
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