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Osteria Boccon del Prete

via San Pietro, 17, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 280388
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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via San Pietro, 17, 53100, Siena, Italy
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1 - 10 of 163 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located a few doors from the Pinacoteca Nazionale museum, Boccon del Prete is a very fine restaurant. The menu offers typical Tuscan cuisine. The setting is simple--at least in the small front room; we didn't see the seating in the larger back room--but quite comfortable....More

Thank pjust2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service in the heart of siena, decently priced and not exaggerated. Highly recommended

Thank VespaSuper65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent and not expensive real good food Try the T Bone steak for two Great service with a smile Super

Thank Michele J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have not yet done any other restaurants in Sienna, but you notice here that they pay attention to the customers and not like some other places where you are treated as a "tourist". We had a T-Bone steak of 1.2 kgs which was so...More

Thank Yannick B
Reviewed 11 May 2017

My wife and I, in the midst of a four-week stay in Siena, stopped in at Boccon del Prete, without a reservation, last night. In the front dining room there are five tables--a two-top and four fours. It was 7:47 pm. Four tables were open....More

Thank Robert35539
Reviewed 10 May 2017

It's quite difficult to get a table here - especially for dinner and especially on weekends - I recommend calling ahead of time by a couple days (or more). They have some incredible appetizers - I recommend getting the one with homemade walnut bread (incredible)...More

1  Thank Beija F
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Had dinner here with my wife during Easter week and we shared our dishes. Next day we both had indigestion. We are quite certain that it was caused by our meal in this restaurant - we suspect the tuna starter - as we had few...More

Thank Lee R
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Remember it well from our trip to Tuscany. Was recommended by a local shop owner and it did not disappoint. Enjoyed the Pici Pasta (local fav) with pesto with a carafe of vino de la casa -- rosso. Just up the street from Piazza del...More

Thank JMarz2013
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us as a local gem, it didn't disappoint. We have been travelling for 3 weeks now and it was far and away our best meal so far. It is more of a local than a tourist restaurant, food, wine and...More

Thank _ragarratt
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

After a recommendation from my hosts at my hotel, I had a really nice meal at this restaurant being a salad with a pork fillet with caramelised onion with balsamic sauce. The service was quick and friendly.

Thank sarahQ7370OX
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Ben S
I have read other customers reporting mosquito problems with open windows. Is the air conditioning turned on in April?
28 May 2015|
Response from Ben S | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. We did not stay long enough to find out
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via San Pietro, 17, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 280388
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