We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (98)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good45%
  • Average27%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Siena, Italy
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Siena
from US$20.82
More Info
from US$115.67
More Info
from US$289.17
More Info
from US$34.70
More Info
Reviews (285)
Filter reviews
48 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews palazzo pubblico excellent eateries mingle with the locals food vendors photos and memorabilia flea market old section stunning sight buzzing with activity attractions including window shopping lots of nice shops stalls selling made us feel at home wonderful restaurant city hall interesting things
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 48 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

just around the corner from "the piazza", this is where the Toscana part of town begins. Start with a drink at the ristorante ...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jacologne
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The beautiful square with a nice view at the city’s countryside is located just behind the Palazzo Pubblico. Its main feature is a central loggia called “Tartarugone” (which means “Big Turtle”, the former headquarters of the market). You can enjoy the view on the whole...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Borzov
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

A few remote restaurants out of the way from tourist. A beautiful view of the country side and public toilets at the bottom. A great area for a picnic of wine and pizza and a lot cheaper and more peaceful that the tour group restaurants!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kelliemariee
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Our apartment overlooksu the .piazza and in the month that we have been here there has been an antique car show and a flea market as well as several other activities.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RonaldF716
Reviewed 20 August 2018

what a lovely city. passed through for a couple of days on the way to Umbria. People very friendly and like to talk about their city. Lots of green parkland too

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank aileenygibbons
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Seat of the mediaeval market with its"tortoise"-shaped building, below Palazzo Pubblico, with a nice view of the countryside.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank FTMDave
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Not really a market but it is a place that would be worth walking around. It is at the back of city hall and next to the Piazza del Campo.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank michael p
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The Piazza del Mercato is just behind the Piazza del Campo on the back of the City Hall. What a great way to mingle with the locals; great place to find souvenirs. Don't miss all the food vendors located under the entrance bridge to the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank 838titusd
Reviewed 25 October 2017

After visiting the Museum of Torture,I wanted to visit the house of the hangman. He lived at number 34 of Piazza del Mercato, now there is a restaurant. From the jail dating back to the 13 century( now there is the Museum of torture) he...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Maddalena1958
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The Palazzo Pubbblico is the main building fronting one side of Il Campo. It is where the horses emerge from for the Palio race. The Piazza del Mercato is a relatively small piazza located slightly downhill and behind the Palazzo Pubblico, the latter building forming...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank westy54
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 40 nearby hotels
Piccolo Hotel Etruria
319 reviews
.20 km away
Hotel Tre Donzelle
295 reviews
.22 km away
Hotel Centrale
200 reviews
.24 km away
Hotel la Perla
222 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 588 nearby restaurants
Ristorante PorriOne
357 reviews
.13 km away
Osteria il Carroccio
1,000 reviews
.08 km away
Gino Cacino di Angelo
1,939 reviews
.01 km away
Tea Room
389 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 252 nearby attractions
Piazza del Campo
12,723 reviews
.15 km away
Il Palio
145 reviews
.14 km away
Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico
810 reviews
.08 km away
All'Orto de' Pecci
321 reviews
.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Piazza del Mercato staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines