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Antica trattoria Botteganova

Strada Chiantigiana 29-31, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 284230
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Strada Chiantigiana 29-31, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviews (140)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I did not feel like going back through the old city walls of Siena one evening and asked our hosts at Frances' Lodge for their recommendation of a restaurant on the outskirts. They not only recommended Antica trattoria Botteganova, but also recommended...More

Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing visit to this gem of a restaurant. Food was amazing Service and ambience was great Fantastic selection of wine Great wine cellar if you get a chance to visit Owner is really nice and adds to the while experience

Thank David D
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

What more can I say. Our hotel recommended this restaurant and it was perfect from beginning to the end. Pity it is not closer to Siena. Price VERY reasonable for the quality of the food. Highly recommend

Thank pippo898
Reviewed 3 August 2016

You need a car to find the restaurant outside of town but it is so worth it! The table setting is gorgeous with lace, the quality of the food and presentation is outstanding, and the owner seems to be a very nice person. We took...More

1  Thank AngieMosby
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I recommend that you go for an interesting experience. Ask the owner to chose your wine. He is a wonderful man with a huge cultural depth in enology. You do not have to worry about price. He takes great pride in proposing value for money...More

1  Thank Maltesebread
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This local restaurant was recommended by our host who arranged our bookings on the two nights we ate there. Just outside the city limits, but still only a short drive, this family restaurant was like being invited into a family home. The husband is front...More

Thank rogwood
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We were driving back to our agriturisimo after a quick grocery trip to Siena. We thought we had found a pizzeria. Instead, we found a lovely, friendly trattoria with excellent food. My first look to the dining room with charger plates, and linen napkins, caused...More

1  Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

The best restaurant in Siena!!! Great dishes and lovely service... Must to visit. We will be back for in the next visit...

Thank or m
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Having a Dinner at Ettore Silvestre is a great experience. Everything he is doing, he does with "passione". Its a bit outside Siena, but absolutely worth the little trip!

Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

We ate there in a hot Sunday and the place was empty, only an old couple of italians and us. Was perfect though cause we have a toddler and she is very active so she had the whole place for herself. For appetizer we had...More

Thank Onur O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Chiantigiana 29-31, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 284230
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