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La Taverna del Capitano

Via del Capitano 6/8, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 288094
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“rigatoni” (6 reviews)
“ribollita” (9 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via del Capitano 6/8, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Freezing outside , warm food and reception inside . In the old center and a perfect place for lunch . We had a Pici al ragu di Cinghiale and a Ribolitto with a glass of wine , as we share plates we had a bit...More

Thank tempiodelgusto
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

If you want to eat the local specialities, like the Crostini Toscani, pici pasta , florenrine steaks, filets, etc in the Palio di Siena atmosphere, this is your place. Prices are readonable, the menu is not too bog but it has all you need for...More

Thank luirob
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place coming out of the cathedral and looking for a spot to satisfy a sudden onset of “hanger”. After a quick google search, we saw it had a good user rating (4.-something out of 5 and we automatically discard anything below 4.2...More

Thank Eric R
Reviewed 19 December 2017

My wife and I ,both seniors,were in Sienna this November for 4 days. the first night we attempted to eat here but it was fully booked so make a reservation. We weren't expecting much given it is very close to the cathedral so on the...More

Thank richmnol26
Reviewed 16 December 2017

In the centre of Siena you can have one of the most delicious fiorentina steak ever tested in my life. People are very kind and polite, they have an important choise of wine and the food is superb. I love it and i suggest to...More

Thank GMarianne
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Good food and house wine. It wasn't fine dining, but good hearty food. It also wasn't super touristy. Friendly service. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Vikistravels
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

While walking Siena we came to the 4 Cantoni at lunch time. Saw the sidewalk seating at La Taverna and was graciously seated by Giancarlo. Very nice compact lunch menu; ordered the duck spleen (liver?) and crostini antipasti, and Ribollita soup (one of my 2...More

Thank Tim0808
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I'll start by saying I would have given four stars if it weren't for the guy who worked there with the man bun. The food was very good. Nicolo was very hospitable and very helpful and polite. When all of a sudden Mr. Man bun...More

Thank KriKri1225
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing.variety of good dishes. The riviioly with ricotta cheese is the best. Very kind service, and close to the Duomo.

Thank rdoyev
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Pretty little restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. The weather was just so-so and we chose to eat in, but it was a bit airless and hot - outside might've been better. Bread was served as soon as we sat down (covered by a two...More

Thank CactusRose
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Capitano 6/8, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 288094
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