Eating Out Intro in SienaEdit This
Many people travel to Italy in order to eat out and experience the excellent cuisine in the Tuscany region, famous for its olive oil and meats, Siena restaurants are among the highlights of the area. Read on for a brief overview of some of the best places to eat in Siena so that you waste as little time as possible when you arrive for your trip.
Antica Trattoria Papei
For a true idea of the traditional cultural experience of eating out in Siena, there is no better place than a trattoria. These small cafe/restaurants feature home-cooked food that is local to the area. Antica Trattoria Papei is a popular choice among locals and features delicious, reasonably priced food.
Perhaps the best place to take a family or young children in the Siena regionis a pizzeria like Due Porte. There are numerous restaurants of this type, each featuring a brick oven for custom made pizzas as well as a variety of other types of food too. Due Porte features meat dishes, pasta and much more.
A very popular local spot, Il Grattacielo offers a wide array of light dishes that make a perfect lunch or light afternoon snack. These include sausages and salamis, marinated eggplant and other vegetables, breads and more. Inexpensive and delicious, this makes a great stop for a brief rest after a morning of touring the city.
There are hundreds of different cafes and restaurants in the Siena area, some of which are much more expensive than others. Speak with a representative at your hotel for additional information.