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Osteria del Cardinale

Via Dante Alighieri 35, 53027 San Quirico d'Orcia, Italy
+39 0577 899945
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (10 reviews)
“pici” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Dante Alighieri 35, 53027 San Quirico d'Orcia, Italy
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1 - 10 of 70 reviews

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a light lunch and was able to be seated outside. We each had a pasta dish and both were very good. A good choice.

Thank houstontravelingfool
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Osteria del Cardinals is a wonderful stop for lunch. I had a nice spaghetti with a delicious meat sauce. Stop here for sure.

Thank AngusDad
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Admittedly, I went to this restaurant early in the evening by Italian standards, but it was still very quiet for a large space. There were two others in the room. Anyway, the staff were attentive and helpful. I had a wild boar main dish which...More

Thank jonessb1
Reviewed 24 January 2018

A warm quite day in Oct. we walked through town looking for a lunch spot. We stopped and looked at the menu and the outside eating area. The waitress was very friendly, she told us about a few specials. We enjoyed a very nice lunch...More

Thank GRS-SJS
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Although the dining area could be attractive, a typical Italian atmosphere is lacking. Dishes are not up to average standard.

Thank IDoLoveFood
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A charming restaurant with a modest menu. The menu has a couple of options, mainly a few pasta dishes or cold meats. The food is simple but executed very well. The staff are very friendly and jovial and happy to help. It is situated along...More

Thank dfect24
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Went here with some friends - food was OK but nothing spectacular and on the expensive side for what it is in my view. You're better off visiting one of the other super nice places in town (and there are plenty!)

Thank 651pp
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived there by chance/ recommended by a tourist in the street. The bistecca alla fiorentina was a great experience. Very pleasant place and excellent souvenir for the family. Worth a stopover in San Quirico d'Orcia !

Thank ThM430
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The Osteria del Cardinale is located at the top of the town with good views of the Collegiata should you wish to dine outside which we did initially until the rain forced us to retreat inside. We found the menu to be somewhat limited and...More

Thank markandmaria_ireland
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I visit San Quirico every chance that I get. This is my favorite restaurant in Tuscany, let alone San Quirico. The food is consistently excellent and the wine choices never disappoint. The couple that runs it is lovely and the restaurant itself is quite charming....More

2  Thank ophelia1925
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$29 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dante Alighieri 35, 53027 San Quirico d'Orcia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Quirico d'Orcia
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 899945
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