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Trattoria Papei

By bliba  
Enzo (the owner) invites you into the kitchen .... to see in the pots and pans and to smell the wonderful food

A historic and popular restaurant, just like the piazza on which it stands, Simple, home-cooked and authentic Tuscan dishes, which will appeal to anyone keen on traditional cuisine.

I have known the restaurant since 1995 ,the menu hasn't changed for years, and why should it? The pici al cardinale (with a duck and bacon sauce) is wonderful, and all the other typically Sienese dishes are equally delicious. Grilled meats are the true speciality; the bistecca di vitello (grilled veal steak) is melt-in-your-mouth wonderful. Tucked away behind the Palazzo Pubblico in a square that serves as a parking lot for most of the day, the restaurant's location isn't great, but the food is.

thanks for looking

oliver
V1-V3 - without words Wink
V 4 - Enzo in the middle .....right in the picture of Enzo ... that's me after a wonderful dinner and some red wineWinkWinkWink

Tags: Photo journalism Tuscany Siena Italien food Trattoria Papei

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Comments


6 Apr 2018 4:54PM
Super set Oliver,
Fred.
saltireblue Plus
12 13.0k 82 Norway
6 Apr 2018 4:56PM
Hungry? Me? You bet!

Malc
6 Apr 2018 5:15PM
The guy on the right , vegetable pepper and all around wine drinker? Nice smile Oliver- great shot of a happy place.
Cheers
Walt
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
6 Apr 2018 5:27PM
I think I know what will be for supper tonight-- Yummmmmmm!
kw 4 Germany
6 Apr 2018 6:12PM
mmmhhhhh....Smile Klaus
capto Plus
10 7.0k 32 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2018 6:27PM
A mouth watering set.Smile
ivor
leo_nid 5 12
6 Apr 2018 6:33PM

Life is a combination of magic and pasta.
~ Federico Fellini
femape 5 Argentina
6 Apr 2018 6:39PM
Buen encuadre.
woolybill1 Plus
15 38 78 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2018 6:56PM
Dinner is late this evening . . . .*
Super documentation. What a friendly-looking crew!
Regards
Bill
* (Da wir heute endlich Sonne genossen, waren wir den ganzen Tag aus dem Haus SmileSmileSmile)
Jukka Plus
10 1 Finland
6 Apr 2018 8:09PM
A delicious set , Oliver! SmileSmileSmile --- Jukka.
dudler Plus
18 1.9k 1932 England
6 Apr 2018 10:53PM
A good place and a good time...
ViVla 5 12 2 Russian Federation
7 Apr 2018 8:30AM
Very human atmosphere! Not like I see in advertisements or culinary shows
7 Apr 2018 10:59AM
Colourful Oliver. Well done.
WesternRed.
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
7 Apr 2018 11:00AM
Ooh Oliver, seeing this and then reading your write-up has made me suddenly feel ready for my lunch! Tongue Glad I canít smell the lovely food Wink
Trev Smile
Joline Plus
15 38 59 United States
7 Apr 2018 1:21PM
Nothing beats good Italian food. If those pans could talk they'd have many tales to tell. Fabulous pictorial story.
Chinga Plus
11 61 3 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2018 2:08PM
Wonderful content! Excellent images
Isabel GrinGrin
danbrann 17 640 17
8 Apr 2018 6:49PM
You have made an old man very hungry Oliver. Superb pictures and great story telling.
Danny
8 Apr 2018 9:22PM
Lovely set Ollie.

JohnSmile

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