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La Bettola del Grillo 2

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Via Quercecchio 33, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 907081
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
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19:00 - 21:30
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Province of Florence, Italy
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Had a quick bite in San Gimignano in January. saffron rice with arugula and stewed wild boar (cinghiale in salmì) both AWESOME! And great wine list too!

Thank RM F
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We've been to this restaurant twice, because it's so good. First time we had a late lunch with bruschetta as a starter and wild boar pasta (both, Pici and Tagliatelle 8,50€ ea) with a salad (5€). The portions were even a bit to tall, but the quality was excellent. We sat outside on the terrace and enjoyed every single bite.... More 

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New South Wales, Australia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

On our visit at Castello San Gemignano, we get lunch at this very cosy Restaurant, The quality, quantity of the food excellent, nice Menu with traditional Tuscany cucine. The wine list offer good quality of local wines.The service excellent. The food and wine reasonable priced. So we back for Dinner and we was happy again.

Thank guido48
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We decided to have an early lunch. The restaurant looked inviting so we asked if they were open and even though the chef and waiters were finishing their own lunch they said "Sure - take a seat". So we went and sat on the terrace and within a couple of minutes we were given a menu and our place was... More 

Thank RoyBT
Athens, Greece
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110 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Of the numerous eateries in this picturesque city, this was a good choice for our large group (~30 people). We shared a varied menu with 'salumeria', bruschettas, wild mushrooms (a local speciality), freshly cooked pasta, salad, excellent roast pork and a local dessert. Good choice of local red wine too.

Brussels, Belgium
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We went there off-season. Not many tourists, but filled with locals. The food was good traditional Italien dissed, nothing fancy, but authentic and tasty. The table wine was ok, but they have a good, reasonably priced wine-list if you want to become more sophisticated.

Thank Jürgen S
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Went in with my wife and two kids. Asked nicely if there was a table for four. Waitress looked at me as if I was attempting to ruin her day and rudely gestured me to a dirty table in the corner. We left immediately so could not review the food - but for a place so out of the way... More 

Thank Rich B
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We looked the menu outside and there was pizza. When we came in and get menu's there was no pizza at all. When it was time to order I asked for pizza and waiter just laughed that they don't have pizza anymore. I ordered lasagne and big pepsi. At all lasagne was okay. Not the best of my life but... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Dreadful food: rubbery, bland chicken. Tasteless pasta. Poor wine was recommended by the waiter. Slow service. A lot of other customers sat on the terrace also looked underwhelmed by the food. Absolutely no atmosphere at all!

Thank PragueDB
Ko Samui, Thailand
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196 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Having checked out several restaurants on the main tourist trails in San Gimignano, my partner picked this one for dinner, some way along a side street. It turned out to be a brilliant choice. In addition to it's semi-basement indoor seating, there is a mid-size terrace with a view at the back, where we secured a table and watched the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Quercecchio 33, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 907081

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?