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Ristorante San Desiderio

Piazzetta Luigi Bonelli 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 286091
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (16 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazzetta Luigi Bonelli 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We came here on a recommendation, and so glad we did. From the moment we walked in we were made to feel so welcome. The menu was extensive as was the wine list. The food was just exquisite. Thank you everyone for making our evening...More

Thank kentishmenace
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was recommended by our host as a good place for a meal and we certainly enjoyed our evening there. It is frequented by locals and tourists which is always a good recommendation. There is plenty of choice on the menu to suit most palates...More

Thank Pauline and Ala... D
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Located steps from Siena’s black and white striped Duomo cathedral, this lovely restaurant provides top quality food, authentic and delicious dishes and lovely wine. The service was impeccable and and the food exquisite. I had the roasted guineafowl with chestnuts and am still savoring the...More

Thank Hank F
Reviewed 25 January 2018

My friend had pasta with truffles and I had pasta with meat. We both enjoyed our meals a lot. The price was modest. We did not have to wait very long.

Thank Henri d
Reviewed 31 December 2017

found it by chance at lunch time going up from Plazza del Campo; real good food and a nice choice on the menu, spent 85 euros for 3 of us, including some wine and cheese and desserts with of course cappuccino's !

Thank Claude G D
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped into this place not knowing much about it and found it to be a very nice restaurant. The food was to me more local and seem to cater to the locals as it was full of Italians. People where greeted warmly and with...More

Thank AZott
Reviewed 31 October 2017

After sightseeing in this beautiful City we were starting to flag. We didn't fancy the restaurants around the main square and so were delighted to find San Desidererio in a quiet spot near the Duomo. From the moment we entered the bustle of Siena faded...More

Thank 415John
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Located in the heart of one of the touristy areas, a beautiful dining room with excellent menu selections and wonderful service. I had risotto with pear, pecorino cheese and black pepper, my spouse had gnocchi with squid and octopus. House wine. Reasonable prices. Everything was...More

Thank Isi1234
Reviewed 13 October 2017

(Relatively) large restaurant, strategically placed between Duomo and Piazza del campo. The cost/quality ratio is good, the food typical of tuscany. The service is also convenient, if they do not have large groups at the moment.

Thank SomenziG
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful restaurant interiors I have seen anywhere. The menu is graced with local specialties and the servers are very competent and gracious. I had tagliatelle with porcini, one of the porcini specials that evening. The pasta was prepared in...More

Thank Joseph T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazzetta Luigi Bonelli 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 286091
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