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Osteria del Gusto

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Via Dei Fusari 13, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 271076
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Seattle, Washington
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109 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were hungry, happened to be walking past Osteria del Gusto, read the menu and went in. Turned out to be an excellent decision. The food was delicious, the space was modern, and the walls were covered with photos of the recent Palio di Siena. The owners were a bit snobbish but we didn't mind. The food was delicious.

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Thank TerrieF98199
Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in here on a rainy evening in Siena (hadn't booked), the staff were great and took us to a table straightaway. The menu is fairly small, which I like, and the dishes were unusual - quite different to traditional Italian but really well thought out and a refreshing change. Highlight was the pear & walnut salad - gorgeous!... More 

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Thank lozliz7
Venice, Italy
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service, the second time we went we were greeted like friends. The food was beautiful, so delicious. The second night we went it was very busy as it was a holiday, and they managed it to perfection. I wish this was around the corner from my home. I would be best friends with the owner in no time as... More 

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Thank ejta2016
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94 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The place has a pleasant minimal and clean set up, with black-and-white photos at the walls. The menu is varied, with all traditional food (pici, ribollita, Chianina, ...), the staff is friendly, you can have an excellent meal in a relaxed atmosphere.

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Thank Riccardo C
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I went to the restaurant at 12 to book a table and the owner told me that he does not accept reservations on sunday. When we arrived at 13.15 he told me that there were no room because was fully booked. Simply unacceptable to mistreat the customers.

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Thank Jopeec
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We happened upon this restaurant rather late in their lunchtime service. Nonetheless they were very welcoming, contrary to the last review. The house wine was unusually good, the menu included several slightly unusual variations on classic dishes, and all four of us dining were impressed with the quality of the food. For example I started with a carpaccio of pear... More 

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Thank Nickisaac
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Walked past in the rain could see at least 6 empty tables.Went in and ask for a table of 2 as we were very wet .Host looked at us and said no like I was a piece of dirt.He then turned around to ignore us.Totally disgusting would never speak to anybody like that especially somebody who wants to spend money.

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Thank dorisdog2015
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We found 'Osteria del Gusto' near Siena's cathedral. It is a stylish Restuarant built under the curved roof of a basement by the road. The pasta dishes where ideal for a light lunch with the house white wine: from San Gimignano.

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Thank Francis C
Gainesville, Georgia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Right next to the Duomo in an alleyway (aka "Road") - who would guess we find a table for 10 at noon and it's one of the best meals since we arrived? Super helpful host and attentive staff as well as tasty food that was fresh in a modern cave with photo's of the Palio surrounding us - we'd go... More 

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Thank kdlightfoot
Westchester County, New York
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74 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Sit in a cozy alley and enjoy the scenery of Siena. Homemade gnocchi was excellent. Nice spot off the beaten path and prices were very reasonable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Fusari 13, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 271076
Description
L'Osteria del Gusto si trova in via dei Fusari a due passi da Piazza del Campo e del Duomo.Facilmente raggiungibile da qualsiasi punto del centro storico di Siena.L'atmosfera è tipica delle vecchie Osterie Senesi con un'arredamento semplice ma piacevole, si possono degustare i piatti tipici della cucina toscana accompagnati da una buona selezione di vini.

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