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Trattoria Fori Porta

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Via Claudio Tolomei 1 | angolo Via Enea Silvio Piccolomini, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 222100
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farmingdale, ny
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our hotel was outside the city walls of Siena and we wondered where we could find a place to eat locally. Trattoria Fori Porta was around the corner from out hotel! We couldn't have been luckier to find this place. The food was some of the best that we had while in Italy! The owner was gracious and very accommodating.... More 

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Ballston Spa, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Excellent food and service and very reasonably priced. To make this even better, it is within walking distance of the hotel that we stayed at.

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Thank dnardone15
Poole, England, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We booked this restaurant as it was very close to our hotel. The restaurant is charming, the food excellent and the staff helpful.

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Thank Gill M
Marco Island, Florida, United States
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77 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

staff were great. the food was fresh and the T bone steak was enough for 3 people! Good house wine selection and prices were reasonable.

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Thank David R
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We were in Siena for one night and our hotel was outside the Roma gate. We did not want to walk back into the town center for dinner, so we wondered into Fori Porta. What a surprise. The trattoria has a very nice country atmosphere. The food is very good and the service is excellent. The staff could not be... More 

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Thank Pat M
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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63 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We found this restaurant while staying near Siena. It is hidden in a side street and has an unasuming entrance. The interior, however, houses a very nice dining area with a good menu and comparable service.

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Thank Tarabuses
Pisa, Italy
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

It is a very comfortable restaurant, great plates (especially Ravioli as well as meat), very friendly service, even the bathroom is super!

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Thank Emiliomario60
Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We visited the Fori Porta while staying at a nearby hotel. Good food (try the pici pasta) and the cougette rolls with mozzarella) and very reasonable local wines. Highly recommended.

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Thank greentractor
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

This place was recommended by our hotel and it was within a 5 minute walk. We ate there on a quiet Monday night. The dinners were a mix of locals and tourists. The owner served as the waiter and was very helpful with his recommendations. Food was excellent and each course exceeded expectations. This resaurant desrves to be on your... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

The staff greets you at the door with a warm and friendly smile. The restaurant is clean and comfortable. The menu is in both English and Italian. There are just enough dishes to choose from. All of our food was good, not exceptional. It is a good basic Italian trattoria.

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Thank Lorenzo B

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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$27 - US$43
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Claudio Tolomei 1 | angolo Via Enea Silvio Piccolomini, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 222100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?