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Il Vinaio

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$$ - $$$
Italian, Wine Bar
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Via Sant'Agata 8 | Near Porta Tufi, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 42491
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Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Wed - Mon 11:00 - 22:00
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Schiedam, The Netherlands
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242 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

After a day of exploring beautiful Siena, we found this restaurant in a somewhat more quiet street. The restaurant looks cosy, with a lot of fresh ingredients on display. The antipasti we had as a starter was great, a good display of all the different cheeses and meats which they have here. The ravioli I ordered afterwards was almost perfection,... More 

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Thank Brigitte_1977
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

There is Fresh and tasty pasta. I ordered tortelloni. It was amazing. Sweet White wine also good. Nice designed place in narrow street in Siena. Really recommend it!

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Thank Tomáš V
Dubrovnik, Dubrovacko-Neretvanska, Croatia
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143 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

We actually stumbled upon this place while waiting for a table at a nearby restaurant. Just came in for a glass of wine. And stayed longer than planned, had some apetizers along the way (bruschettes) and some nice house wine. the hosts , I assume owners were so family friendly and made us feel like home. It is one of... More 

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Thank Ines N
Vancouver, Canada
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177 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

We had a great dinner here and highly recommend. Good house wine - no need to buy a bottle of something else. Started with typical bruscetta with new olive oil + bruscetta of chinta pork.. Walnut ravioli was fantastic and pistachio filled small ravioli filled with pork argue was good. Main was wild boar stew and warm think sliced pork.... More 

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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220 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

We made reservations and the owner{chef} was called by his wife and told that he had people coming in for dinner and he was ready to close and go home because his pantry was wiped out from a busy Friday and Saturday. So the menu selection was rather limited to what he had on hand. We did have an enjoyable... More 

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Thank jane s
Tysons Corner
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Stumbled in just when they opened. We were the only people there all night but the food was amazing and priced well. 2 primi plus a shared pasta and main along with a liter of wine for 45 euros!

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Thank Adam C
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

We were there first for a lunch and returned back for dinner too since there are so many delicious food to taste there. The service is quite quick compared to our other Italien experiences and the food is really great. It is impressive that you can pick your second course from the counter. Great place!

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Thank Zoltán N
Bethesda, Maryland
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145 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

We just happened to walk into this restaurant on our way into Siena from the parking lot near the train station. We were the lucky ones. While we waited for our lunch, we were served free crostini. We had gnocchi with pesto, pici cacio e pepe and ravioli with butter and sage. All were wonderful. And it was a very... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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125 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

Amazing food. Pleasant setting and lovely staff. Wanted to eat all our meals here! Settled for two amazing lunches.

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Thank Mallyfam
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

You' ve got just the real thing here. no gimmincks or fancy talks. just 3 tables of real Tuscany food and wine plus the charisma and "joie de vivre" of Dionisio, your hostess

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$43
Cuisine
Italian, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Sant'Agata 8 | Near Porta Tufi, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 42491
Description
Traditional "tuscany-old style" wine-restaurant.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?