We think that Siena is a suitable destination for romantic getaways, so we decided to pick some restaurants for special dinners, to amaze your loved one.
Siena is a charming town in itself, a place that has always inspired poetic thoughts in those who visit it, so it isn’t difficult to taste a delicious Tuscan speciy in a place in tune with the unique beauty of the urban landscape.
We have already recommended the typical Siena dishes that you must know, so this time we selected 4 romantic restaurants where to go with your partner.
Numero Unico Restaurant
At Via di Città 125 there is Numero Unico: this restaurant boasts an extensive menu of creative proposals, based on local raw materials and very tasty also in aesthetic terms.
The interiors features minimal design and original paintings on the walls; an inner room provides more privacy to those who want to celebrate a special occasion here, not surprisingly, the Numero Unico was also mentioned by the website The Real Food Inspector in an article written by an American expert on gastronomy, very fulfilled of this restaurant in the historic center of Siena.
Antica Osteria Da Divo
A setting carved into the tuff stone and modified to accommodate a fine restaurant: this is what you will see at the Antica Osteria Da Divo, at via Franciosa 25.
It’s amazing to dine in a room that was once a cave, which preserves traces of Etruscan age: the respect for tradition is high here, as also reflected in the typical local dishes, such as ribollita, ravioli with boar sauce and braised rabbit leg.
The restaurant is located a few steps from the Cathedral and offers a menu based on dishes made with truffles of the Crete Senesi, a real jewel of this land.
La Sosta di Violante
For true gourmets can be a good solution to choose a place that is also a wine bar, where you can taste the best wines of Siena, such as Brunello di Montalcino and Nobile di Montepulciano.
La Sosta di Violante, at via di Pantaneto 115, is very popular among the Senese and has a magic atmosphere, due to the vaults in brick and wooden furnishings.
The menu includes both Tuscan speciies (such as pici with ragu di capocollo), both dishes like salads or grilled meat.
Zest Ristorante & Winebar
Zest is considered a hidden gem in Siena, is located in front of the Santuario di Santa Caterina in Costa di Sant’Antonio 13.
The merit is of the interior design (it’s a modern restaurant with a touch of classicism), and the menus, the result of the chef’s talent that enhances the tastiness of each dish.
The wine list has a good selection of DOCG wines and excellent vintages, perfect to have a toast with your loved one.
Probably you don’t need to remember that Siena is an amazing place for getaways not only on Valentine’s Day but throughout the year, thanks to its breathtaking landscape and its historical buildings scattered around the town.