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Caffe Giardino

Viale Roma 17 | In front of Porta San Giovanni, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 940854
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (74 reviews)
“sandwiches” (27 reviews)
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07:00 - 19:30All hours
Italian, Cafe, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Viale Roma 17 | In front of Porta San Giovanni, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A must visit in San Gimignano - great sandwiches and bruschetta. The owners Are very friendly and happy to assist you - IT also has the Best view overlooking Toscany. Great atmosphere

Thank Iris D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were up early for a few photos of the town and vistas before the streets busied then came here for a coffee and pastry (or two!) 7am and were the only ones in there. That view! The owner had her music playing and she...More

Thank Gareth T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe they have changed the chef ... We thought we had gone to the wrong place after the many positive reviews we had read. Prices are not low at all and the food is just average. We left without finishing our meal. At least the...More

Thank Petya T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On walking out of San Gim today , needed a cool drink (45*+) happened in here. No air con , but cooling breeze through window with fantastic view. Delighted to be served swift beers, then decided to have something to eat. (1600 so most places...More

Thank PaulTripA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Caffe Giardino is located just outside the walled city of San Gimignano. It is very small, but has a window view of the Tuscan countryside that is hard to beat. My wife had a chianti and a bruschetta sitting at a wooden table in a...More

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Picked from cheapest and best cafes in San Gimignano, and can say - must to visit! Perfect food for hot summer day, very welcoming waitress, grande salat portion is actually grande, pasta and lasagne - all very tasty. And fast service with menu explanation.

Thank Andra K
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Terrible experience at this caffe. Horrible service. Food not fresh. Waste of money. We asked something to the woman (maybe the owner for that's worse) at the counter and she was the most despicable and impolite person we've met in Italy and probably in Europe...More

1  Thank Mei H
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

A place where the owner is dedicated to make everything with love. We ordered 2 salads and have had the best ones on our whole Italy journey yet. Go try yourself!

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I had read some great reviews in advance, but the experience was still better than expected. After a long afternoon walking the town, we were looking forward to a meal conveniently on our way out of the town. The charming hosts helped with the many...More

Thank Davidct99
Reviewed 7 July 2017

My wife and I both were very pleased with the selection of sandwiches that Caffe Giardino offered. We were even more thrilled once we tasted the sandwiches that we ordered. Highly recommended for a great price!

Thank anthony o
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2 August 2016|
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Response from frensytina | Property representative |
Yes we have gluten free bread and we make bruschetta, sandwiches and salads with bread on the side thank you
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30 December 2014|
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Response from frensytina | Property representative |
Good morning, I had not seen the question ... I'm not good with technology .. Can make a reservation by phone (+39 05770940854) or on our Facebook page Coffee Garden .. The price is hard to tell: we are not a restaurant so... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 23
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Roma 17 | In front of Porta San Giovanni, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 940854
We are a little special family run eaterie. You can eat and drink here from 7am for breakfast untill 7.30Pm. We have sandwiches with our homemade bread (schiacciata), bruschetta and big salads with seasonal products and some wonderful pastas. If you would like to book, we are happy to oblige. Thanks and we look forward to seeing you soon. Francesca and Sandro
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