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Zest Ristorante & Winebar

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Costa Di Sant'Antonio 13, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 47139
11:59 - 22:00
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Basel, Switzerland
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 September 2013

You sit outside in a steep alley looking at the duomo. A very romantic place to eat! Make a reservation beforehand though! Creative but not your typical tuscan cuisine. The seafood risotto was too salty and the rest of the food was decent. Good house wine. Make sure to try the lemon tiramisu if you manage to get a reservation... More 

Thank Sophie M
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Chosen by using tripadvisor, at the beginning it seemed great, a little off the beaten track, attentive staff and good food. It appeared once we did not order desert or cafe due to the machine being broken that we lost favor. On paying the bill, you were given the feeling you had let everyone down. Not a great way to... More 

Thank Louise W
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2013 via mobile

We stumbled across Zest after visiting the shrine to St Catherine and weren't disappointed. The setting is great; a steepish path with great views across the city toward the Duomo, each table and chair leg cut so that you sit level. The food was very good and the service was not beaten whilst in Italy. Well worth a visit.

Thank GJK1978
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199 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2013 via mobile

We stopped here after taking a walking tour of the city & Duomo. It was a refuelling stop really, but the waiter was friendly and willing to advise on the menu and the suggested pasta was superb. If we'd been in Sienna for longer would definitely given a full blown dinner a go.

Thank LuckyeddieBristol
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2013 via mobile

The food was yummy and the atmosphere was great. Shame the staff who served us was not the most friendly (not the pregnant lady, she was great) and he gave our dish to another customer by mistake. It was not a big deal at the end of the day but he could be a bit more apologetic if I was... More 

Thank LondonBridge31
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013

It's so good here we returned twice during our stay in Siena. Food is excellent, great choice on the menu of both meat and fish dishes. The service is great and the English waiter who served us was very helpful, knew a lot about the food and the wine. It has a lovely atmosphere and a great view when sat... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I had a carbonara as starter and caesar salad as main course. Both were Great. The waiter kept the atmosphere light with his funny comments. Good place..

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Preston, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2013

This restaurant was en route from our hotel to the cathedral tucked away down a narrow pedestrian street on a steep hill. The staff were friendly and able to recommend good wines from their list. The food was modern Italian and amazing both in quality and value for money. We had a table outside with views over to the cathedral... More 

Thank Timothy S
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Situated on one of the back streets on quite a steep road - querky outside seating which needs to be seen. All added to the experience. Waiter was an English guy, looked after us really well - thank you for that. Lovely food and wine. Memorable meal.. Would go back in an instance. Try his place out.

Thank rharrass
Derby, England
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406 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 247 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2013 via mobile

Loved the food and relaxed atmosphere, no rush. If you are outside the view to the duomo is great. There was a good choice of food with many seafood specials. Good wine list as well my wife was quite taken with the Brunello. The food was cooked well and had lovely presentation try the roast potato side order, delicious. Well... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$55
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:59 - 22:00
11:59 - 22:00
11:59 - 22:00
11:59 - 22:00
11:59 - 22:00
11:59 - 22:00
11:59 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costa Di Sant'Antonio 13, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 47139

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