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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)
“bruschetta” (56 reviews)
Open Now
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 6 days 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 1 week 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a conveniently located cafe near the parking lot right outside the city gates look no further. Caffe Giardino offers a more authentic atmosphere compared to the tourist traps on the main strip. The staff were very friendly. The music was...More

Thank Toni M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch and it was great. The bruschetta bread is outstanding. The sandwiches are delicious. The pasta was fresh and flavourful. They also do fresh orange juice and daily specials. Prices are reasonable and everything was fresh.

Thank Alexi Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended by a blogger it is located outside the historic center this is a beautiful place with a marvelous view of the countryside. Perfect for breakfast or a small afternoon dish. Very friendly people. I just love this place.

Thank U L
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Warm fluffy bread with ham and melted mozzarella cheese...combined with the view you feel like in heaven

1  Thank Tom S
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Questions & Answers
1 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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29 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
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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
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
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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