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Ristorante Dorando'

Vicolo Dell'Oro 2, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 941862
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“guinea hen” (12 reviews)
“apple sauce” (4 reviews)
“duck” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean
Vicolo Dell'Oro 2, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Charmingly dated decor, intriguing menu, all 4 dishes outstanding quality and flavour. Prices slightly high, but still fair.

Thank Posseof4
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Had the wild boar papadelle with white chocolate mousse for dessert and was not dissapointed. Place is tucked away behind the main square.

Thank paulb0y7
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Only thing keeping this amazing restaurant from its Michelin 🌟 are the prices... Tough to find, hidden away in the back streets of San Gimagnano... but well worth the trouble!!!

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Even though prices are high, the restaurant worths it. You can read high quality of cooking in every bite. The service is above the average.

Thank Irene Z
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This sweet restaurant was tucked away in a quiet corner of what can otherwise be a hectic little town. The staff was very pleasant, the wine was good and the food was very good. It was a bit slow, but overall worth the wait.

Thank reneesd2015
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I found this Michelin guide gem quite by accident as we turned down an alley off the Piazza Cisterna on a Saturday night recently. The pesto mint pasta was unique and tasteful. Duck appetizer and pork main course along with a fine...More

Thank packimocity
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We visited in search of a nice meal in San Gim and in spite of some poor reviews. It also advertises itself as a "slow food" restaurant. Arriving at about 7.20 pm it was not busy and we received polite and attentive service from start...More

Thank EssunCee
Reviewed 8 October 2016

So glad the place we thought we would eat at turned out to be closed for lunch. This accidental find really hit the spot. We had veggie rolls with saffron sauce, duck antipasto, cinghiale with juniper berries, bleu cheese ravioli with pear sauce and guinea...More

Thank Travelyn103
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This restaurant is tucked out of the way but is a Michelin Guide gem. It is worth looking for it. We came upon it quite by accident when we found San Gimignano so crowded we were looking for a restaurant which was not inundated with...More

Thank Ollie076
Reviewed 21 September 2016

From the state of the place clearly this restaurant has seen better days. The decor looked aged, some of the electrical fittings were coming off the wall and the cutlery and crockery could do with replacing. Still the menu looked interesting and, although by no...More

Thank AdamLenP
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo Dell'Oro 2, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 941862
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Dorando' is a small, intimate Restaurant for whosoever love a good cookery. Is located in the heart of San Gimignano, between two suggestive squares, "Piazza del Duomo" and "Piazza della Cisterna" in a 14 century building. The cuisine, harmonizes with the ambiance presents dishes which are creative and light inspired by old perfumes and tastes of Tuscan Cookery. Dishes prepared with fresh and genuine products. Large choice of Tuscan wines.
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