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Caffetteria Gelateria dell'Olmo

Piazza della Cisterna 34, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 940337
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“gelateria” (32 reviews)
“ice cream” (51 reviews)
“gelato” (64 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe
Piazza della Cisterna 34, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

We assume that restaurants in the prime tourist areas will be expensive but this one was not. A large delicious sandwich on a big crusty bun, with lots of meat, was Euro 5, excellent value. Granted a Moretti beer was the same price and that...More

Thank Peter_K_B_Toronto
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent ice cream. Very good price. Very friendly service. Highly recommended. An extensive choice of flavours.

Thank Jone P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This gelato store has unofficially crowned itself the worlds best gelato. Note that the offical best is just a few steps away. If you're not one for titles and queues , then this is the stop for you. Plenty of choice, good service and TASTY!...More

Thank marisa_kmc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located on the first corner of the main square of San Gimignano. Not a huge selection of flavours, but in this case, quality over quantity. Chocolate, Mango and Kinder Egg flavour were a real hit with my children. This place was recommended by a family...More

Thank rick_carnall
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the ice cream here. It is a bit crowded so we did not sit down, but that doesn't reduce the experience of having the best ice cream. Would definitely go again!!

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Portions were large, but of the four flavors we tried, none were very good. The strawberry in particular was simply inedible. We threw it away after a couple scoops. Good gelato does not make you thirsty, but all of us felt parched after this disaster....More

Thank MindStorm00
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Vegan option of mint/ginger/lemon was delicious and they have a great extra dark chocolate flavour. In addition, their coconut is extremely creamy. The ice cream here seemed better than their much advertised competition across the piazza.

Thank krezie23
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Located in the Piazza della Cisterna this ice-cream parlour is one of the most popular spots for taking a break and enjoying an ice-cream. We sat down and enjoyed an ice cream which was served in a (shallow) pool of Vin Santo and with cantuccini...the...More

Thank Gearoid O O
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We visited San Gimignano in March 2017 and had a nice walk through the town. It's a great little town for exploring and shopping. We stopped at the Caffetteria Gelateria for an afternoon snack and had some great Gelato in a cone. And even though...More

Thank OneInaMillion50
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We tried ice cream at all gelaterias and I must say that this one is just as good as the other . Fewer people and the same great ice cream. Would bet nobody could tell the difference so don't hesitate to get your ice cream...More

Thank EduardUtrecht
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Does anyone know what flavor(s) make up the terra di Siena?
28 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
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Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza della Cisterna 34, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 940337
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